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Willoughby condo fire at 208th Street and 80th Avenue on April 19, 2021. (Shane MacKichan/Special to Langley Advance Times)

Veteran firefighter calls Langley ‘incredibility resilient’ after April condo fire

Cause of the April 19 blaze is not yet known as investigation continues

Willoughby condo fire at 208th Street and 80th Avenue on April 19, 2021. (Shane MacKichan/Special to Langley Advance Times)
In a video shared to YouTube, the Langley Fundamental School 2021 grad choir shared an uplifting message with their fellow graduates. (Video screen grab)

VIDEO: Langley grad choir shares uplifting message with fellow 2021 graduates

Langley Fundamental Grade 12 students post special performance online

In a video shared to YouTube, the Langley Fundamental School 2021 grad choir shared an uplifting message with their fellow graduates. (Video screen grab)
First responders are on scene of an emergency westbound on the Trans-Canada Highway at Bradner Road in Abbotsford, Monday, July 19, 2021. (Special to Langley Advance Times)
First responders are on scene of an emergency westbound on the Trans-Canada Highway at Bradner Road in Abbotsford, Monday, July 19, 2021. (Special to Langley Advance Times)
Setare Maleki, graduate of R.E. Mountain Secondary, (left) and Kyra Steinthorson, graduate of Langley Fine Arts School, (right) were awarded a Beedie Luminaries scholarship of up to $40,000. (Beedie Luminaries/Special to Langley Advance Times)

Langley grads recall emotional reaction after earning $40,000 scholarships

Two local students are among 112 British Columbia Grade 12 students gifted Beedie scholarships

Setare Maleki, graduate of R.E. Mountain Secondary, (left) and Kyra Steinthorson, graduate of Langley Fine Arts School, (right) were awarded a Beedie Luminaries scholarship of up to $40,000. (Beedie Luminaries/Special to Langley Advance Times)
Langley’s New Directions staff are seen with Megan Nilsen of Fraser Health (right) during a two-day vaccination clinic hosted in partnership with Fraser Health on June 30 and July 11, 2021. (Margaret Ann/Special to Langley Advance Times)

Langley ESL school helps 300 newcomers get vaccinated

Two clinics were hosted in partnership with Fraser Health

Langley’s New Directions staff are seen with Megan Nilsen of Fraser Health (right) during a two-day vaccination clinic hosted in partnership with Fraser Health on June 30 and July 11, 2021. (Margaret Ann/Special to Langley Advance Times)
Police allege the pictured male assaulted a patron of the Brydon Dog Park on May 8th. (Langley RCMP)

PHOTOS: RCMP ask public to identify suspect involved in alleged assault at Langley park, and suspects in theft

Anyone with information is asked to contact CrimeStoppers or local detachment

Police allege the pictured male assaulted a patron of the Brydon Dog Park on May 8th. (Langley RCMP)
Doug Wells directed traffic in this Langley Advance Times file photo.

MAP: Summer traffic impacts in Langley

Several roadway projects are currently underway

Doug Wells directed traffic in this Langley Advance Times file photo.
Around 10 a.m. on Friday, July 9, 2021 officers received a report of a man who had barricaded himself inside a house in the 22100 block area of Lougheed Highway. As a precaution police had 222nd Street at Lougheed Highway closed in both directions. (Shane MacKichan/Special to The News)

No arrests, injuries in Maple Ridge police incident

222nd Street at Lougheed Highway was blocked in both directions

Around 10 a.m. on Friday, July 9, 2021 officers received a report of a man who had barricaded himself inside a house in the 22100 block area of Lougheed Highway. As a precaution police had 222nd Street at Lougheed Highway closed in both directions. (Shane MacKichan/Special to The News)
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UPDATE: Power to 3,000 Langley Hydro customers restored

Cause of the outage was not provided

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Trans Canada Highway at 264th Street in Langley, looking east around 7:30 a.m. on July 8, 2021. (Drive BC)

UPDATE: Stalled vehicle westbound in Langley on Highway 1 clear

Incident was first reported around 7:30 a.m.

Trans Canada Highway at 264th Street in Langley, looking east around 7:30 a.m. on July 8, 2021. (Drive BC)
The Fraser Valley has reached storage capacity for donation items in support of Lytton fire victims, they announced July 7, 2021. However, they still encourage those who can, to donate to the GoFundMe fundraiser. (The Fraser Valley/Facebook)

Fraser Valley tourism group encourages monetary donations for Lytton fire victims

The organization had reached storage capacity for items, they announced Wednesday

The Fraser Valley has reached storage capacity for donation items in support of Lytton fire victims, they announced July 7, 2021. However, they still encourage those who can, to donate to the GoFundMe fundraiser. (The Fraser Valley/Facebook)
The Kwantlen and Katzie First Nation were at the Kwantlen Cultural Centre on Monday, July 5, 2021 to help organize supplies for those affected by the Lytton wildfire. (Cecelia Reekie/Special to Langley Advance Times)

Katzie, Kwantlen First Nations organize supplies for Lytton wildfire victims

The groups were at the Kwantlen Cultural Centre on Monday

The Kwantlen and Katzie First Nation were at the Kwantlen Cultural Centre on Monday, July 5, 2021 to help organize supplies for those affected by the Lytton wildfire. (Cecelia Reekie/Special to Langley Advance Times)
Liberal candidate for Cloverdale-Langley City John Aldag (grey T-shirt) hosted a car wash fundraiser in support of Langley Pride, One TWU, and Youth for a Change on Saturday, July 3, 2021 at St. Andrew’s Anglican Church in Langley City. (John Aldag/Special to Langley Advance Times)

Langley City Liberal candidate held car wash fundraiser in support of 2SLGBTQIA+

John Aldag said event was in response to MP Tamara Jansen’s ‘lengthy battle against Bill C-6’

Liberal candidate for Cloverdale-Langley City John Aldag (grey T-shirt) hosted a car wash fundraiser in support of Langley Pride, One TWU, and Youth for a Change on Saturday, July 3, 2021 at St. Andrew’s Anglican Church in Langley City. (John Aldag/Special to Langley Advance Times)
SouthRidge Fellowship is hosting a Mario Kart-inspired go-kart experience over three days in July. (SouthRidge Fellowship/Special to Langley Advance Times)

Mario Kart-inspired event coming to Langley in support of food bank

Groups are asked to register online to secure a booking

SouthRidge Fellowship is hosting a Mario Kart-inspired go-kart experience over three days in July. (SouthRidge Fellowship/Special to Langley Advance Times)
Eric Fandrich’s family was forced to flee a wildfire in Lytton on June 30, 2021, which engulfed 90 per cent of the town. The Walnut Grove resident is fundraising to help revival the family business, Kumsheen Rafting. (Special to Langley Advance Times)

Langley family fundraising for Lytton relatives forced to flee wildfire

Eric Fandrich had several family members flee the fire-ravaged village

Eric Fandrich’s family was forced to flee a wildfire in Lytton on June 30, 2021, which engulfed 90 per cent of the town. The Walnut Grove resident is fundraising to help revival the family business, Kumsheen Rafting. (Special to Langley Advance Times)
City of Langley Community Police Office we re-open on July 7, 2021 after being closed mid-March 2020, a result of the pandemic. (undated Google photo)

Langley RCMP readies to open City Community Police Office

All four stations closed March 2020

City of Langley Community Police Office we re-open on July 7, 2021 after being closed mid-March 2020, a result of the pandemic. (undated Google photo)
First responders were called to a single-vehicle crash in the 21900 block of 56th Avenue in the Murrayville neighbourhood on June 23, 2021 around 8:45 p.m. The two occupants in the vehicle were taken to hospital, one of which was a two-year-old boy, who remains in critical condition. (Curtis Kreklau/Special to Langley Advance Times)

2-year-old boy remains in critical condition after single-vehicle crash in Langley

The 19-year-old driver was released from hospital same day as collision

First responders were called to a single-vehicle crash in the 21900 block of 56th Avenue in the Murrayville neighbourhood on June 23, 2021 around 8:45 p.m. The two occupants in the vehicle were taken to hospital, one of which was a two-year-old boy, who remains in critical condition. (Curtis Kreklau/Special to Langley Advance Times)
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Langley mechanic shares tips to get family car road trip ready

Provincial health guidelines allow for local travel

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A tree has reported fallen across 16 Avenue this morning, blocking traffic in both directions.

UPDATE: Incident on Highway 1 westbound in Langley cleared

Commuters should expect congestion as traffic clears

A tree has reported fallen across 16 Avenue this morning, blocking traffic in both directions.
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Firefighters called to ‘several’ cigarette-caused fires as Langley smashes temperature record

Monday saw temperatures reach a high of 42.9 C, Environment Canada reported

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