Frank Bucholtz

Bev Dornan is the recipient of the 2014 H.D. Stafford Good Citizen Award. She was honoured at the Greater Langley Chamber of Commerce meeting on Tuesday night (Dec. 9).

Dornan wins Good Citizen Award

Former Township councillor receives award at Greater Langley Chamber of Commerce meeting

Bev Dornan is the recipient of the 2014 H.D. Stafford Good Citizen Award. She was honoured at the Greater Langley Chamber of Commerce meeting on Tuesday night (Dec. 9).
Dean Drysdale

Dean Drysdale wins Conservative nomination in Cloverdale-Langley City

Former Langley Township councillor wins on third round of balloting.

Dean Drysdale
A BNSF coal train approaches the Sperling siding on Southern Railway of B.C. tracks in July. Coal train detours will continue along the SRY line until Nov. 30.

Empty coal trains to continue travelling on lightly-used SRY line in North Langley until Nov. 30

A detour of empty BNSF coal trains has been extended past the original end date of Oct. 15. Several trains a day using lightly-used line.

A BNSF coal train approaches the Sperling siding on Southern Railway of B.C. tracks in July. Coal train detours will continue along the SRY line until Nov. 30.
Retired Lieut-Col. Chris Linford and his wife Kathryn will represent Wounded Warriors Canada at the Langley Rotary Club Gala Event on Saturday

Military theme of Langley Rotary Club gala is very timely

Nov. 8 event will see all funds raised go to Wounded Warriors Canada, which provides support for military personnel and their families.

Retired Lieut-Col. Chris Linford and his wife Kathryn will represent Wounded Warriors Canada at the Langley Rotary Club Gala Event on Saturday
Langley MP Mark Warawa

‘This may be it’- Langley MP believed he might die during attack on Parliament

Mark Warawa and his fellow MPs barricaded doors and fashioned spears from flagpoles as gunfire erupted outside caucus chambers

Langley MP Mark Warawa
Rod Wainwright of Lantrax North America Logistics receives the George Preston Business Person of the Year award from Scott Johnston of Campbell

Langley’s top businesses receive awards of excellence

The annual Business Excellence Awards event took place on Oct. 22 at Cascades Casino and Convention Centre.

Rod Wainwright of Lantrax North America Logistics receives the George Preston Business Person of the Year award from Scott Johnston of Campbell
Serena Oh is running for mayor of Langley Township.

Election 2014: Serena Oh gives reasons for seeking Langley Township mayor’s job

Township of Langley: Oh, Serena - mayor candidate: Treatment in Burnaby prompted her to seek office here.

Serena Oh is running for mayor of Langley Township.
Langley Township mayoral candidates

Election 2014: All-candidate debate kicks off race for City mayor’s seat

City of Langley: Six contenders for two jobs went toe-to-toe at chamber-sponsored event, held last Tuesday

Langley Township mayoral candidates
Aldergrove's Alex Stanforth (in white jersey) in 65-years-plus action versus Vancouver in the BC Seniors Games soccer championships held in Langley on the weekend.

BC Seniors Games were a big success

The B.C. Seniors Games (now the 55+ Games), which ran from Wednesday through Saturday of last week, were an unqualified success.

Aldergrove's Alex Stanforth (in white jersey) in 65-years-plus action versus Vancouver in the BC Seniors Games soccer championships held in Langley on the weekend.
Ryan Patterson makes an adjustment to his daughter Elynor’s battery-powered jeep. The Langley City father has spent hundreds of hours customizing the toy car

Father and daughter will show off customized toy car at Cruise-In

Big Langley City car show is set for Saturday, Sept. 6. Customized jeep shows how all ages can be part of it.

Ryan Patterson makes an adjustment to his daughter Elynor’s battery-powered jeep. The Langley City father has spent hundreds of hours customizing the toy car

Election 2014: ‘Unelection campaign’ begins in Langley Township

Citizens frustrated with council process and decisions come together to form "Unelection" group and set up website.

Prime Minister Stephen Harper spoke to a crowd of Conservative Party supporters at the party's summer barbecue Wednesday evening. It was held this year at Krause Berry Farms on 248 Street.

Prime minister visits Langley for summer barbecue

Stephen Harper gives unofficial election campaign speech at Krause Berry Farms. Traffic in the area was congested.

Prime Minister Stephen Harper spoke to a crowd of Conservative Party supporters at the party's summer barbecue Wednesday evening. It was held this year at Krause Berry Farms on 248 Street.
Langley Board of Education Trustee Cecelia Reekie.

Trustee Cecelia Reekie decides not to run for re-election

She is complimentary towards board, but says she wasn't ready to make an additional four-year time commitment.

Langley Board of Education Trustee Cecelia Reekie.

Langley Township wants clear answers on pipeline project from Kinder Morgan

Township feels it won't be able to ask proper follow-up questions without more detailed answers to first questions.

Empty BNSF coal trains

Rural drivers face challenge of delays from coal trains

People in rural parts of Langley will face challenges seen frequently in Langley City.

Empty BNSF coal trains
One of the first Burlington Northern Santa Fe empty coal trains to use the Southern Railway of B.C. tracks through rural Langley passes by the Sperling siding at 240 Street on Monday morning. The trains will detour through Langley and Abbotsford for the next two months.

Update: Empty coal trains began showing up in unlikely Langley locations on Monday

Lightly-used Southern Railway of B.C. line likely to host several trains a day over summer months.

One of the first Burlington Northern Santa Fe empty coal trains to use the Southern Railway of B.C. tracks through rural Langley passes by the Sperling siding at 240 Street on Monday morning. The trains will detour through Langley and Abbotsford for the next two months.

Mayors’ council proposes Langley transit improvements

A new B-Line bus to SkyTrain, to be replaced by an LRT line within 12 years, is the major proposal.

A memorial to the six dogs has been installed at the off-leash dog park in Brookswood.

BC SPCA will recommend animal cruelty charges against dog walker

Six dogs died of heat stroke, but dog walker reported them missing from Brookswood dog park.

A memorial to the six dogs has been installed at the off-leash dog park in Brookswood.
Pvt. Garrett Chidley of Langley was one of two area soldiers to lose his life as the Canadian military fought in Afghanistan for over a decade. He was killed on Dec. 31

Two events mark Day of Honour

The sacrifices made by Canadian soldiers and civilians in Afghanistan will be remembered.

Pvt. Garrett Chidley of Langley was one of two area soldiers to lose his life as the Canadian military fought in Afghanistan for over a decade. He was killed on Dec. 31
Kwantlen First Nation hosted its annual “First Salmon” ceremony on Friday

‘First Salmon’ a meaningful event

The traditional First Salmon ceremony held by Kwantlen First Nation took place on Friday.

Kwantlen First Nation hosted its annual “First Salmon” ceremony on Friday