Miranda Gathercole

Trading Post Brewing is one of four businesses taking part in the Langley Libations Tour on June 24. Langley Times file photo

Sample craft beer, cider, mead, vodka at Langley Libations Tour

Four artisan beverage businesses in Langley take part in Sunday tour

Trading Post Brewing is one of four businesses taking part in the Langley Libations Tour on June 24. Langley Times file photo
Jon Lupin, aka the ‘Poetry Bandit,’ is doing a book signing of ‘My Sober Little Moon’ at Coles in Willowbrook Shopping Centre on June 30.                                Miranda Gathercole Langley Times

Langley’s ‘Poetry Bandit’ garners international attention with new book

‘My Sober Little Moon’ a collection of poems about alcohol addiction

Jon Lupin, aka the ‘Poetry Bandit,’ is doing a book signing of ‘My Sober Little Moon’ at Coles in Willowbrook Shopping Centre on June 30.                                Miranda Gathercole Langley Times
Langley’s Natasha Chadney is competing for the Miss BC title. Submitted photo

Langley’s Natasha Chadney competes for Miss BC title

Langley Fundamental grad wants to help other girls build their self confidence

Langley’s Natasha Chadney is competing for the Miss BC title. Submitted photo
Jim Paquette of Gemstone Masonry and Landscape Supply in Langley has just three and a half days to transform BC Place into an Italian piazza for the Luxury Design and Home Show. Miranda Gathercole Langley Times

VIDEO: Landscaper transforms BC Place into Italian piazza

Jim Paquette has just three days to build an authentic piazza for the Luxury Home and Design Show

Jim Paquette of Gemstone Masonry and Landscape Supply in Langley has just three and a half days to transform BC Place into an Italian piazza for the Luxury Design and Home Show. Miranda Gathercole Langley Times
Tamara Crabbe, a graduate of Douglas College’s essential skills driver training program, said she is thankful for the training she received to become a commercial truck driver. Through new government funding, 18 women and 11 newcomers to Canada will receive this training. Miranda Gathercole Langley Times

VIDEO: Province commits $765K to commercial driver training

Funding will allow 18 women and 11 newcomers to Canada to earn their Class 1 licences

Tamara Crabbe, a graduate of Douglas College’s essential skills driver training program, said she is thankful for the training she received to become a commercial truck driver. Through new government funding, 18 women and 11 newcomers to Canada will receive this training. Miranda Gathercole Langley Times
Randy Bayne wants to say thank you to the bus driver and Good Samaritan who helped him during a medical emergency on a bus in Langley last week. Miranda Gathercole Langley Times

Delta man says thank you to bus driver, teenager who saved his life

Randy Bayne was having a medical emergency on a bus in Langley when two Good Samaritans jumped in

Randy Bayne wants to say thank you to the bus driver and Good Samaritan who helped him during a medical emergency on a bus in Langley last week. Miranda Gathercole Langley Times
Keya Milaire suffered cracked ribs, a broken back and fractured pelvis when the horse she was riding became spooked and flipped backwards on May 24. Submitted photo

Community rallies behind nurse after horse riding accident

Keya Milaire suffered a broken back, cracked ribs, fractured pelvis when her friend’s horse spooked

Keya Milaire suffered cracked ribs, a broken back and fractured pelvis when the horse she was riding became spooked and flipped backwards on May 24. Submitted photo
Stephanie Wilson (left) and Kathie Viirk offer free needle recovery services in Langley through the Lookout Society. Miranda Gathercole Langley Times

Non-profit offers free used needle recovery service

Lookout, an organization well known on the Whalley strip, has been quietly cleaning up Langley

Stephanie Wilson (left) and Kathie Viirk offer free needle recovery services in Langley through the Lookout Society. Miranda Gathercole Langley Times
Langley artist Jessica Barbour will be performing a Joni Mitchell tribute show in Mission on June 20, and in The Hunchback of Notre Dame musical May 31-June 16. Submitted photo by Tyler Seib.

‘Electro-pop’ artist finds inspiration in Canadian folk icon

Jessica Barbour performs Joni Mitchell tribute show, Hunchback musical

Langley artist Jessica Barbour will be performing a Joni Mitchell tribute show in Mission on June 20, and in The Hunchback of Notre Dame musical May 31-June 16. Submitted photo by Tyler Seib.
UPDATE: Rear-end collision led to fiery Highway 1 crash

UPDATE: Rear-end collision led to fiery Highway 1 crash

Victim who was airlifted to hospital following Thursday evening collision is expected to survive

UPDATE: Rear-end collision led to fiery Highway 1 crash
Flooding could be seen at Derby Reach Regional Park last week. Miranda Gathercole Langley Times

Township continues flood evacuation alert in Northwest Langley

Township of Langley takes cautious approach as Abbotsford rescinds Glen Valley alert

Flooding could be seen at Derby Reach Regional Park last week. Miranda Gathercole Langley Times
Thieves stole four large 10’ x 10’ tents that belong to the Langley Community Farmers’ Market. Langley Times file photo

Thieves steal $2,200 in supplies from Langley Community Farmers’ Market

Two people took off on bicycles with tents, flags and table coverings

Thieves stole four large 10’ x 10’ tents that belong to the Langley Community Farmers’ Market. Langley Times file photo
Before becoming sick, Paul Chung enjoyed going to school, doing photography, playing music, and playing sports, particularly basketball and swimming. Miranda Gathercole Langley Times

VIDEO: B.C. aHUS patient in need of kidney donation

Despite receiving $750K drug Soliris, Paul Chung’s kidneys failed

Before becoming sick, Paul Chung enjoyed going to school, doing photography, playing music, and playing sports, particularly basketball and swimming. Miranda Gathercole Langley Times
The Tara Farms property in July of 2017. Miranda Gathercole Langley Times

ALC approves Tara Farms exclusion application

Eight hectares of land to be removed from ALR to facilitate 212 Connector, residential development

The Tara Farms property in July of 2017. Miranda Gathercole Langley Times
A video showing a women defecating inside a Langley City Tim Hortons has gone viral. Local activists say the video speaks to a much larger problem about access to washrooms for homeless people in the City. Video screen grab

Viral feces-throwing incident highlights need for washroom access for homeless

Outreach worker says public defecation has become a major problem in Langley City

A video showing a women defecating inside a Langley City Tim Hortons has gone viral. Local activists say the video speaks to a much larger problem about access to washrooms for homeless people in the City. Video screen grab
Adam Jeannotte, 12, gives Pet Fude owner Annette Waterman a thank you hug on Thursday. Miranda Gathercole Langley Times

VIDEO: Young autistic entrepreneur donates dog treat sales to LAPS

Adam Jeannotte, 12, partnered with Brookswood’s Pet Fude to sell homemade dog biscuits

Adam Jeannotte, 12, gives Pet Fude owner Annette Waterman a thank you hug on Thursday. Miranda Gathercole Langley Times
Helped out by Tony Florence (seated) James Evans fills sandbags in north Langley after unprotected areas of the Township were placed under flood alert this week. Miranda Gathercole Langley Times

UPDATE: Katzie First Nation seeks sandbagging volunteers in Langley, Pitt Meadows and Surrey

Flood water seeping in from both the Fraser River and Yorkson Creek

Helped out by Tony Florence (seated) James Evans fills sandbags in north Langley after unprotected areas of the Township were placed under flood alert this week. Miranda Gathercole Langley Times
The May Day Parade takes place on Monday, May 21 at 11 a.m. in Fort Langley. Langley Times file photo

VIDEO: Victoria Day long weekend roundup

Beer festival, parade, community celebration and more happening in Langley this ‘May Long’

The May Day Parade takes place on Monday, May 21 at 11 a.m. in Fort Langley. Langley Times file photo
High water levels can been seen at Brae Island Regional Park on Tuesday morning. Dan Ferguson Langley Times

VIDEO: Flood evacuation alert issued in Northwest Langley

Northwest Langley, Glen Valley, Brae Island and McMillan Island all under watch for flooding

High water levels can been seen at Brae Island Regional Park on Tuesday morning. Dan Ferguson Langley Times
Langley Legion Branch 21 Facebook photo

Updated: Langley Legion Branch 21 closes

“Operating account almost at zero” regional command says

Langley Legion Branch 21 Facebook photo