Miranda Fatur

Susan Thompson graduated from Langley Fine Arts School, and works as a full time comedian. Submitted photo

Langley comedian reflects on how the industry has changed

Langley’s Susan Thompson graduated from LFAS 25 years ago, and performs as a comedian.

Susan Thompson graduated from Langley Fine Arts School, and works as a full time comedian. Submitted photo
Jennifer Rose Garcia (left), Christopher Hall, Jessie Chan, and Lauren Trotzuk star in “Seussical: The Musical.” Courtesy FVGSS

Mischievious characters take the stage in Seussical: The Musical

Langley’s Ahnika Barber and Lauren Trotzuk are performing the classic stories of Dr. Seuss.

Jennifer Rose Garcia (left), Christopher Hall, Jessie Chan, and Lauren Trotzuk star in “Seussical: The Musical.” Courtesy FVGSS
Jack (left) and his brother Sam look forward to a family trip to Disney World. Submitted photo

Langley 7-year-old transplant survivor has special wish granted

Jack Matheson received a liver transplant last year, and is headed to Disney World next year.

Jack (left) and his brother Sam look forward to a family trip to Disney World. Submitted photo
Langley’s Dorscie Paterson turned 106 last January. Miranda Fatur Langley Advance Times

‘Life has been marvelous,’ says Langley’s 106-year-old resident

Longtime resident Dorscie Paterson turned 106 in January; continues advocating for hospice support.

Langley’s Dorscie Paterson turned 106 last January. Miranda Fatur Langley Advance Times
Martina Boyd’s children, Henry Boyd, Grade 3, and Zoe Boyd, Grade 1, enjoy the phase one playground equipment at Fort Langley Elementary. Submitted photo

Gala night raises cash for kids to play

The Blue Jeans and Black Tie gala is a fundraiser for new playground equipment.

Martina Boyd’s children, Henry Boyd, Grade 3, and Zoe Boyd, Grade 1, enjoy the phase one playground equipment at Fort Langley Elementary. Submitted photo
Julia Church started the Fort Night Improv group, and also performs as an improviser. Courtesy Charlotte Browning

Improv actors offer lots of laughs every month in Langley

Fort Night Improv comes to Bez Arts Hub once a month; next show is Saturday, April 20.

Julia Church started the Fort Night Improv group, and also performs as an improviser. Courtesy Charlotte Browning
“Imprint” runs until April 28. Submitted photo

Twelve artists selected to display art in Fort Gallery

The Fort Gallery’s juried exhibition Imprint is on display until April 28.

“Imprint” runs until April 28. Submitted photo
“Golden Ears Park” by artist Jeanie Shilton

Vibrant colours at Timms Gallery art exhibit

The art exhibit titled “Where Prairie Meets West Coast” runs until May 13.

“Golden Ears Park” by artist Jeanie Shilton
Langley’s Adam Beggs is the production manager of “Detroit.” Submitted photo

Langley thespian takes on leadership role in production of Detroit

Adam Beggs is the production manager of Detroit, which runs until April 27.

Langley’s Adam Beggs is the production manager of “Detroit.” Submitted photo
Langley student crowned Miss Teen Canada

Langley student crowned Miss Teen Canada

Natasha Chadney is currently studying medical esthetics, which inspired her pageant platform.

Langley student crowned Miss Teen Canada
Sephine Lauzé (left), Zahra Miremade, Simon Tremblay, Olivia Kwasnik, Forest Day de Larranaga all participated in creating “This is Kwantlen.” Miranda Fatur Langley Advance Times

Students unveil art project that honours Kwantlen First Nation

LFAS students and Kwantlen First Nation revealed an exhibit called This is Kwantlen.

Sephine Lauzé (left), Zahra Miremade, Simon Tremblay, Olivia Kwasnik, Forest Day de Larranaga all participated in creating “This is Kwantlen.” Miranda Fatur Langley Advance Times
PHOTOS: Bird lays eggs on elementary school playground

PHOTOS: Bird lays eggs on elementary school playground

A pair of killdeer birds have been watching over four eggs that were laid at Willoughby Elementary.

PHOTOS: Bird lays eggs on elementary school playground
PHOTOS: Langley RCMP look to public to help solve crimes

PHOTOS: Langley RCMP look to public to help solve crimes

The police have released several photos of suspects in relation to local cases

PHOTOS: Langley RCMP look to public to help solve crimes
Dee Daniels is performing on Friday, April 19. Courtesy Christi Graham

Fort Langley Jazz & Arts Festival lineup to be announced at upcoming concert

The two-day music lineup will be revealed at a concert on Friday, April 19.

Dee Daniels is performing on Friday, April 19. Courtesy Christi Graham
WGSS grad committee parent Loralee Hanlen is hosting a Barn Dance fundraiser. All proceeds going to WGSS dry grad, which her daughter Megan Hanlen (right) will be part of. Submitted

Country barn dance fundraises for Langley grads

Proceeds from the Barn Dance BBQ fundraiser on April 27 will go towards WGSS dry grad.

WGSS grad committee parent Loralee Hanlen is hosting a Barn Dance fundraiser. All proceeds going to WGSS dry grad, which her daughter Megan Hanlen (right) will be part of. Submitted
Tavia Marlatt refused to leave the hospital until she has an at-home care plan. Submitted photo

Epilepsy patient ends sit-in, awaits answers

Tavia Marlatt and her mother, Renee, met with Fraser Health officials on Friday, April 5.

Tavia Marlatt refused to leave the hospital until she has an at-home care plan. Submitted photo
Terry Thomas (left), Kelly Thompson, and Jessica Coates are part of the Deathtrap cast. Courtesy Shannon Pauls

WATCH: Theatre in the Country presents a plot full of twists and turns

Deathtrap runs from April 4 to 20 at Theatre in the Country.

Terry Thomas (left), Kelly Thompson, and Jessica Coates are part of the Deathtrap cast. Courtesy Shannon Pauls
Aslan Voth (left), Jenessa Galbraith, Stephanie Ross, Austen Bietenbeck, and Alyssa Tavares star in “Bistro Eighty-Six.” Courtesy Hannah Carter

Langley locals write, produce, and star in comedy series

Alyssa Tavares and Stephanie Ross are launching their new web series on Monday, April 8.

Aslan Voth (left), Jenessa Galbraith, Stephanie Ross, Austen Bietenbeck, and Alyssa Tavares star in “Bistro Eighty-Six.” Courtesy Hannah Carter
Naomi Baker and (then) three-month-old daughter Faith. Langley Advance Times file photo

Langley mother delivers smoking-ban petition to legislature

Naomi Baker submitted the petition to legislature and met with the Housing Minister.

Naomi Baker and (then) three-month-old daughter Faith. Langley Advance Times file photo
Tavia Marlatt refuses to leave the hospital until she has an at-home care plan. Submitted photo

Langley epilepsy patient refuses to leave Vancouver hospital until needs are met

Tavia Marlatt is scheduled to meet with Langley Memorial Hospital officials on Friday, April 5.

Tavia Marlatt refuses to leave the hospital until she has an at-home care plan. Submitted photo