Miranda Gathercole

Aldergrove resident Dianne Kask presented several ideas to council on how to revitalize Aldergrove’s downtown core. Google Street View Image

Aldergrove development needs to be done wisely, says concerned resident

Dianne Kask would like to see more middle income housing mixed with senior’s housing, family rentals

Aldergrove resident Dianne Kask presented several ideas to council on how to revitalize Aldergrove’s downtown core. Google Street View Image
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Crews ramp up for spring, summer construction on 216 Street Interchange

Summer works include soil compaction, bridge piling and installation of sound walls

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The third annual Walk in the Spirit of Reconciliation begins in Fort Langley on May 25. Photo courtesy of the ‘Working Toward Reconciliation’ Facebook page

Reconciliation walk builds relationships between settlers and Indigenous peoples

Walk in the Spirit of Reconciliation begins May 25 in Fort Langley

The third annual Walk in the Spirit of Reconciliation begins in Fort Langley on May 25. Photo courtesy of the ‘Working Toward Reconciliation’ Facebook page
Joined by his service dog Gretel and a handful of supporters, Matt Salli picketed outside the Walnut Grove Save-On-Foods on Thursday afternoon. Troy Landreville Langley Times

VIDEO: Legally blind man pickets supermarket in wake of alleged discrimination

Matt Salli and Save-On-Foods working on a solution, following ‘unfortunate’ incident

Joined by his service dog Gretel and a handful of supporters, Matt Salli picketed outside the Walnut Grove Save-On-Foods on Thursday afternoon. Troy Landreville Langley Times
One of the boarded up buildings owned by Eric Woodward on Glover Road. Miranda Gathercole Langley Times

Fraser Health: Fort Langley’s boarded up buildings ‘filthy, unsightly’

Eric Woodward says buildings will remain boarded up, following letter from health inspector

One of the boarded up buildings owned by Eric Woodward on Glover Road. Miranda Gathercole Langley Times
Township of Langley Coun. Charlie Fox (left) and Kim Richter. Submitted photos

New Community Input Group Task Force sparks heated debate from council

Fox says task force will help council engage with residents; Richter says it is ‘disruptive’

Township of Langley Coun. Charlie Fox (left) and Kim Richter. Submitted photos
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VIDEO: Retro film shows Langley and Surrey in 1966

New BC Road Trip Time Machine video takes viewers down Highway 1, across the old Port Mann Bridge

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VIDEO: Retro film shows Langley and Surrey in 1966

New BC Road Trip Time Machine video takes viewers down Highway 1, across the old Port Mann Bridge

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Image courtesy Desiree Patterson

Photographer captures climate change in new series

‘Point De Fusion’ makes Canadian premiere at Vancouver’s Capture Photography Festival

Image courtesy Desiree Patterson
Driediger Farms Facebook photo

Summer road closure could cost Driediger Farms $500K

Rail crossing upgrades require closure of 72 Avenue during the Langley farm’s busiest season

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Photo from www.deadfrog.ca

Dead Frog Brewery plans to relocate and expand

Craft beer business hopes to move from Aldergrove to Willoughby, and create new brewery lounge

Photo from www.deadfrog.ca
Traffic was shut down in both directions on Highway 1 at the 232 St. exit following a structure fire early Friday afternoon. Miranda Gathercole Langley Times

VIDEO: Fire shuts down 232 Street in Langley

Traffic being re-routed following Langley structure fire

Traffic was shut down in both directions on Highway 1 at the 232 St. exit following a structure fire early Friday afternoon. Miranda Gathercole Langley Times
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Fraser Highway B-Line to start in 2019

New bus from Langley Centre to Surrey Central expected to be 20 per cent faster than current service

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Garrett Broatch has applied to rezone 2.96 of his 39.5 acre property at 995 224 St. to agricultural processing zone (RU-6).

Abattoir proposal has south Langley residents on edge

Opponents to poultry slaughterhouse application say aquifer could be at risk

Garrett Broatch has applied to rezone 2.96 of his 39.5 acre property at 995 224 St. to agricultural processing zone (RU-6).
Leanne Cassap, road safety and community co-ordinator for Langley, attempts to text and drive at the same time while using ICBC’s distracted driving simulator. Watch the video online at langleytimes.com.                                Miranda Gathercole Langley Times

VIDEO: Reporter tries distracted driving simulator

Distracted driving is the second leading cause of car crash fatalities in B.C., says ICBC

Leanne Cassap, road safety and community co-ordinator for Langley, attempts to text and drive at the same time while using ICBC’s distracted driving simulator. Watch the video online at langleytimes.com.                                Miranda Gathercole Langley Times
Protesters opposed to the twinning of Kinder Morgan’s Trans Mountain pipeline gathered in front of the Fort Langley Community Hall in December, 2016.

Trans Mountain pipeline ‘isn’t a done deal’ — Kwantlen First Nation

‘There is going to be no pipeline coming through our lands without our permission,’ says activist

Protesters opposed to the twinning of Kinder Morgan’s Trans Mountain pipeline gathered in front of the Fort Langley Community Hall in December, 2016.
In her presentation to council, Annabel Young of the Salmon River Enhancement Society described why her group is lobbying to have Trans Mountain twin their pipeline using trenchless methods, rather than trenching methods. The photo displays what trenching looks like. Photo courtesy Annabel Young

SRES tells Township to ‘keep up the pressure on Kinder Morgan’

Enviro group recommends Township set up bond in case pipeline construction goes awry

In her presentation to council, Annabel Young of the Salmon River Enhancement Society described why her group is lobbying to have Trans Mountain twin their pipeline using trenchless methods, rather than trenching methods. The photo displays what trenching looks like. Photo courtesy Annabel Young
Renowned artist Murray Phillips worked on a painting at the West Fine Art Show in 2016. Phillips passed away at Langley Hospice last week. Miranda Gathercole/Langley Times file photo

Renowned artist Murray Phillips passes

Canadian wilderness painter and founder of the West Fine Art Show died peacefully at Langley Hospice

Renowned artist Murray Phillips worked on a painting at the West Fine Art Show in 2016. Phillips passed away at Langley Hospice last week. Miranda Gathercole/Langley Times file photo
A member of the public shows his support for a tree bylaw during Township council’s March 5 evening meeting. Miranda Gathercole Langley Times

Township-wide tree protection bylaw ‘long overdue’ say residents

Hanae Sakurai calls on Township to form standing committee for new tree bylaw

A member of the public shows his support for a tree bylaw during Township council’s March 5 evening meeting. Miranda Gathercole Langley Times
Grade 12 student Anika Luteijn takes the lead as Willy Wonka in D.W. Poppy Secondary’s production of ‘Roald Dahl’s Willy Wonka.’ Miranda Gathercole Langley Times

VIDEO: Poppy students sweeten the stage with Willy Wonka musical

Nearly 70 students involved in production of ‘Roald Dahl’s Willy Wonka,’ running March 7 to 10

Grade 12 student Anika Luteijn takes the lead as Willy Wonka in D.W. Poppy Secondary’s production of ‘Roald Dahl’s Willy Wonka.’ Miranda Gathercole Langley Times