Langley Times Staff

Kahlil John-Wentworth signs with the Langley-based Vancouver Football Club. (League1 Ontario/CPL)

2 Ontario players join new pro soccer team in Langley

Vancouver FC signs striker and left-back as fourth and fifth players ahead of their inaugural season

Kahlil John-Wentworth signs with the Langley-based Vancouver Football Club. (League1 Ontario/CPL)
(Rob Wilton photos/Jamison Derksen graphics)

Five Giants make mid-term scouting list

G-Men back on the ice, showing off their skills, Sunday at 4 at LEC

(Rob Wilton photos/Jamison Derksen graphics)
Langley Christian Lightning senior boys wrapped up a successful season by winning the provincial AA championship banner for the first time since 2017 in Victoria. (Special to Langley Advance Times)

After three silvers, Langley Christian Lightning wins gold at provincials

Rallying cry was ‘Let’s do difficult things’ coach said

Langley Christian Lightning senior boys wrapped up a successful season by winning the provincial AA championship banner for the first time since 2017 in Victoria. (Special to Langley Advance Times)
Jesper Vikman blocked 34 of 36 shots for the Vancouver Giants Tuesday, Dec. 27, as the G-Men won their fourth in a row over Victoria Royals 3-2. (Rob Wilton/Special to Langley Advance Times)

VIDEO: Vancouver Giants win fourth against Victoria Royals

Langley-based G-Men win despite being out-shot 36-19.

Jesper Vikman blocked 34 of 36 shots for the Vancouver Giants Tuesday, Dec. 27, as the G-Men won their fourth in a row over Victoria Royals 3-2. (Rob Wilton/Special to Langley Advance Times)
Mamadou Kane will be playing soccer in Langley next year, with the new Vancouver Football Club. (Canadian Premier League)

Third player signed to Langley’s new pro soccer team

Ahead of its inaugural season in 2023, the Vancouver Football Club is putting together its team

Mamadou Kane will be playing soccer in Langley next year, with the new Vancouver Football Club. (Canadian Premier League)
Traffic was blocked for some time in both directions on 232nd Street, while fire crews battled an apparent barn blaze Christmas Eve morning. (Curtis Kreklau, South Fraser News Services/Special to Langley Advance Times)

UPDATE: Barn ablaze in rural Langley Christmas Eve morn

VIDEO: Cause of fire likely electrical to 232nd Street outbuilding, damage ‘minor’ – chief

Traffic was blocked for some time in both directions on 232nd Street, while fire crews battled an apparent barn blaze Christmas Eve morning. (Curtis Kreklau, South Fraser News Services/Special to Langley Advance Times)
Emergency crews had the northbound section of Glover Road blocked while they dealt with a pedestrian accident early Christmas Eve morning in Milner. (Curtis Kreklau, South Fraser News Services/Special to Black Press Media)

Pedestrian struck on Langley’s Glover Road

Christmas Eve accident claims the life of a 57-year-old Surrey person walking in Milner

Emergency crews had the northbound section of Glover Road blocked while they dealt with a pedestrian accident early Christmas Eve morning in Milner. (Curtis Kreklau, South Fraser News Services/Special to Black Press Media)

VIDEO: TWU back with Christmas at the Chan

Choral ensembles and orchestra present Dec. 4 concert in Vancouver

Township engineering staff joined the bylaws crew, firefighters, police, and ICBC in a pedestrian safety awareness campaign last week, where they handed out reflectors and safety tips to people walking around on the streets of Fort Langley. (ICBC/Special to Black Press Media)

As weather worsens, pedestrian crashes rise

Emergency responders hit Fort Langley streets to talk safety

Township engineering staff joined the bylaws crew, firefighters, police, and ICBC in a pedestrian safety awareness campaign last week, where they handed out reflectors and safety tips to people walking around on the streets of Fort Langley. (ICBC/Special to Black Press Media)
Vancouver Giants extend their winning streak to three with a 2-1 victory over the Oil Kings in Edmonton Thursday night, Oct. 27, 2022. (Andy Devlin/Special to Black Press Media)

Victory in oil country earns head coach 250th career win

Vancouver Giants are on a road trip through the Prairies, kicking it off with a win in Edmonton

Vancouver Giants extend their winning streak to three with a 2-1 victory over the Oil Kings in Edmonton Thursday night, Oct. 27, 2022. (Andy Devlin/Special to Black Press Media)
What kind of waste receptacles are needed in Langley City, and where. The City is conducting a survey to plan for the future. (Langley City/Special to Langley Advance Times)

Survey allows weigh in on Langley City waste

What kind of garbage and recycling receptacles are needed around the community – staff need to know

What kind of waste receptacles are needed in Langley City, and where. The City is conducting a survey to plan for the future. (Langley City/Special to Langley Advance Times)
A turn sign, a street identification sign, and several panels of fence were taken out as an SUV careened off the road, through a backyard, and into the side of a Fort Langley home Friday night, Oct. 21, 2022. (Special to Langley Advance Times)

SUV plows into Fort Langley home

Emergency crews were deployed Friday night to the St. Andrew’s area after a single-vehicle crash

A turn sign, a street identification sign, and several panels of fence were taken out as an SUV careened off the road, through a backyard, and into the side of a Fort Langley home Friday night, Oct. 21, 2022. (Special to Langley Advance Times)
Vancouver Bandits’ president Dylan Kular received accolades from two organizations Thursday, for his contribution to the sport and the community through his work with the pro-basketball team. (Special to Langley Advance Times)

Bandits boss lauded by basketball league and chamber

Thursday was humbling day for Dylan Kular, pro-team’s president, who was honoured for contributions

Vancouver Bandits’ president Dylan Kular received accolades from two organizations Thursday, for his contribution to the sport and the community through his work with the pro-basketball team. (Special to Langley Advance Times)
A series of bullet holes can be seen in the driver’s side window of an SUV in a Willoughby neighbourhood. Police confirm a man was shot to death Thursday evening (Oct. 20, 2022) (Shane MacKichan/Special to Langley Advance Times)

UPDATE: IHIT investigates fatal shooting in Langley

Reports of gunfire lead police to a critcally wounded man in residential neighbourhood in Willoughby

A series of bullet holes can be seen in the driver’s side window of an SUV in a Willoughby neighbourhood. Police confirm a man was shot to death Thursday evening (Oct. 20, 2022) (Shane MacKichan/Special to Langley Advance Times)
Municipal elections were held throughout B.C. today, where local residents were encouraged to vote for mayor, council, and school board candidates. Langley City’s sole polling station was set up in the gym at the Timms Community Centre, attached to Langley City hall, which saw a steady stream of people through the day. (Tanmay Ahluwalia/Langley Advance Times)

Langley polls have closed

Stay tuned tonight for the results of the municipal election as they come available

Municipal elections were held throughout B.C. today, where local residents were encouraged to vote for mayor, council, and school board candidates. Langley City’s sole polling station was set up in the gym at the Timms Community Centre, attached to Langley City hall, which saw a steady stream of people through the day. (Tanmay Ahluwalia/Langley Advance Times)
Polls open 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 15, 2022. (Black Press Media)

It’s election day in Langley

Voters are encouraged to cast a ballot today for their next mayor, councillors, and school trustees

Polls open 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 15, 2022. (Black Press Media)
Local election candidates had lots of ideas on which celebrities should portray them. (Bill Murray: AP Photo/Andrew Medichini; Ryan Reynolds, Kermit, Jerry Seinfeld, Alanis Morrisette: Twitter; Meryl Streep: Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP; July Garland: Wikipedia)

Langley candidates cast themselves in a lot of comedy flicks

ELECTION LEVITY: Council and school board hopefuls share who should play them on the silver screen

Local election candidates had lots of ideas on which celebrities should portray them. (Bill Murray: AP Photo/Andrew Medichini; Ryan Reynolds, Kermit, Jerry Seinfeld, Alanis Morrisette: Twitter; Meryl Streep: Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP; July Garland: Wikipedia)
The Spartans women’s team is preparing to do battle against five of the country’s top teams at the three-day Volleyball Showcase being hosted at Langley Events Centre this weekend. Action kicks off Friday afternoon. (TWU Spartans/Special to Langley Advance Times)

TWU hosts some of country’s best players

Three days of action kick off today at Langley Events Centre with the women’s Volleyball Showcase

The Spartans women’s team is preparing to do battle against five of the country’s top teams at the three-day Volleyball Showcase being hosted at Langley Events Centre this weekend. Action kicks off Friday afternoon. (TWU Spartans/Special to Langley Advance Times)
The candidate grids are alphabetical.

GRID: Langley City candidates answer series of questions

How the election topics were presented to each candidate ahead of the Oct. 15 election

The candidate grids are alphabetical.
The candidate grids are alphabetical.

GRID: Langley school trustee candidates answer series of questions

How the election topics were presented to each candidate ahead of the Oct. 15 election

The candidate grids are alphabetical.