Langley Times Staff

What kind of things are living in your backyard? The Langley Bioblitz organizers want to know. (Special to Langley Advance Times)

Citizen scientists needed in Langley

A two-week bioblitz is underway to record what’s living in nature in and around the Langleys

What kind of things are living in your backyard? The Langley Bioblitz organizers want to know. (Special to Langley Advance Times)
TWU’s Liam Remple has been named to Canada’s Indoor Men’s U19 volleyball team for 2021. (Special to Langley Advance Times)

Langley university Spartan has a shot at 2028 Olympics

TWU incoming middle Liam Remple has been named to Canada’s Indoor Men’s U19 team

TWU’s Liam Remple has been named to Canada’s Indoor Men’s U19 volleyball team for 2021. (Special to Langley Advance Times)
Soccer balls got a COVID-19 precautionary cleaning by Azad Palani at a Langley United Soccer Association training session at Willoughby park in July 2020. (file)

In-house play welcomed after months of practices

Langley United Soccer Association president Marcel Horn said a few teams returned…

Soccer balls got a COVID-19 precautionary cleaning by Azad Palani at a Langley United Soccer Association training session at Willoughby park in July 2020. (file)
Four players from the Langley-based Vancouver Giants have been named to the WHL B.C. Division all-star team (Special to Langley Advance Times)

Four Vancouver Giants players make all-star team

Miner, Alex Kannok Leipert, forwards Tristen Nielsen and Justin Sourdif named to WHL B.C. Division

Four players from the Langley-based Vancouver Giants have been named to the WHL B.C. Division all-star team (Special to Langley Advance Times)
The moment when the WHL draw gave the 11th spot in the first round of the 2021 draft to the Langley-based Vancouver Giants. (Screenshot)
The moment when the WHL draw gave the 11th spot in the first round of the 2021 draft to the Langley-based Vancouver Giants. (Screenshot)
Fort Gallery presents Langley artist Sora Park and her show called To Glide, To Say Bye until July 4. (Special to Langley Advance Times

VIDEO: Langley sculpture spotlights Latin dancing subculture in new show

Artist Sora Park wants viewers to notice the floor beneath their feet

Fort Gallery presents Langley artist Sora Park and her show called To Glide, To Say Bye until July 4. (Special to Langley Advance Times
The pictured male is alleged to have slashed a vehicle tire on May 21st. The vehicle was parking in a Langley City parking lot. The male suspect is described as Caucasian, in his 20’s, approximately 5’6”, slim build, with brown hair and he was wearing a black baseball cap, glasses and a black hoodie with a face and two crossed bats on the back. (Special to Langley Advance Times)

Do you recognize these Langley crime suspects?

RCMP release rogues gallery of suspects and stolen property

The pictured male is alleged to have slashed a vehicle tire on May 21st. The vehicle was parking in a Langley City parking lot. The male suspect is described as Caucasian, in his 20’s, approximately 5’6”, slim build, with brown hair and he was wearing a black baseball cap, glasses and a black hoodie with a face and two crossed bats on the back. (Special to Langley Advance Times)
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Girl hit by vehicle on 200 Street in Langley

Witnesses told police the victim was jaywalking

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Township mayor Jack Froese and City mayor Val van den Broek (file)

Who will reach herd immunity first? Langley mayors join regional challenge.

All but Surrey are taking part in ’friendly’ challenge

Township mayor Jack Froese and City mayor Val van den Broek (file)
Mathias Elser, a member of the TWU Spartans team in Langley, will once again play for U21 Canada team. (TWU/Special to Langley Advance Times)

Langley Spartans volleyball players heading to Bulgaria, Italy

TWU’s Elser and Schoenherr, no strangers to international play, prepare for U21 world championships

Mathias Elser, a member of the TWU Spartans team in Langley, will once again play for U21 Canada team. (TWU/Special to Langley Advance Times)
Zack Ostapchuk scored seven goals and added nine assists for 16 points this past season as a forward with the Vancouver Giants. (Tricia Mercuri/Special to Langley Advance Times)

NHL scouts keeping watchful eye on Giants forward Zack Ostapchuk

18-year-old places #60 on list of young hockey players worthy of attention

Zack Ostapchuk scored seven goals and added nine assists for 16 points this past season as a forward with the Vancouver Giants. (Tricia Mercuri/Special to Langley Advance Times)
Colorado has had its eye on Vancouver Giants netminder Trent Miner for some time, signing him in 2019 and putting him on the ice with the AHL Colorado Eagles for six games earlier this season. (Allen Douglas/Special to Langley Advance Times)

Giants goalie signs to NHL Avalanche

Manitoba native, recently lauded for humanitarian efforts, key in Vancouver net last three seasons

Colorado has had its eye on Vancouver Giants netminder Trent Miner for some time, signing him in 2019 and putting him on the ice with the AHL Colorado Eagles for six games earlier this season. (Allen Douglas/Special to Langley Advance Times)
Larry Clay (left) on a job site, reviewing plans. (Special to Langley Advance Times)

Langley builder appointed national industry president

No longer a teacher, new CHBA chair Larry Clay still thrilled to keep learning and sharing

Larry Clay (left) on a job site, reviewing plans. (Special to Langley Advance Times)
Eric Loeppky was the most recent TWU grad among the five Spartans playing in the Volleyball National League in Italy this week. (Spartans/Special to Langley Advance Times)

Seven Spartans alum play volleyball in Italy this week

5 men, 2 women who graduated from Langley’s Trinity Western University continue the game they love

Eric Loeppky was the most recent TWU grad among the five Spartans playing in the Volleyball National League in Italy this week. (Spartans/Special to Langley Advance Times)
Ian Unger (Special to Langley Advance Times)

Langley theatre group tackles Bard online

Theatre in the Country gives Shakespearean classic, Much Ado About Nothing, a few significant tweaks

Ian Unger (Special to Langley Advance Times)
Goaltender Trent Miner received a number of team accolades last week, including the White Spot humanitarian of the year award. Vancouver Giants presented its team awards to a number of players who excelled both on and off the ice this season. (Graphics By Jamison Derksen)

Giants goalie earns humanitarian award

Vancouver’s WHL team gives special thanks and recognition to several of its 2020-21 players

Goaltender Trent Miner received a number of team accolades last week, including the White Spot humanitarian of the year award. Vancouver Giants presented its team awards to a number of players who excelled both on and off the ice this season. (Graphics By Jamison Derksen)
A Blessing Ceremony was held to honour and celebrate the carving of a House Post for the Aboriginal Head Start Program at Parkside Elementary. (Langley School District)

VIDEO: Ceremony honours House Post carving for Aboriginal program at Parkside Elementary

Kwantlen First Nation artist Brandon Gabriel is commissioned

A Blessing Ceremony was held to honour and celebrate the carving of a House Post for the Aboriginal Head Start Program at Parkside Elementary. (Langley School District)
Douglas Park Community Elementary’s inclusive crosswalk standee, Bobbie, has been painted to represent the LGBTQ+ and the different cultural backgrounds in Langley’s diverse community, says school principal. (Langley School District)
Douglas Park Community Elementary’s inclusive crosswalk standee, Bobbie, has been painted to represent the LGBTQ+ and the different cultural backgrounds in Langley’s diverse community, says school principal. (Langley School District)
Derby Reach Brae Island Park Association has introduced an app for park users. (Derby Reach Brae Island Park Association/Facebook)

There’s an app for that: New way to enjoy Langley parks

Derby Reach Brae Island Park Association introduces online tool

Derby Reach Brae Island Park Association has introduced an app for park users. (Derby Reach Brae Island Park Association/Facebook)
COVID-19 vaccinations are being given in the Fraser Health region, as they are throughout B.C., with a push on now to immunize young people. (Black Press Media)

Four more Langley schools report COVID exposures

Two elementary and two secondary schools each register cases of coronavirus

COVID-19 vaccinations are being given in the Fraser Health region, as they are throughout B.C., with a push on now to immunize young people. (Black Press Media)