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Winter weather predictions are out. Whether or not Old Man Winter will arrive with a wallop depends on who you talk to. File photo

Langley work crews prep for significant dump of snow

Work underway to keep roads as clear and safe as possible

Winter weather predictions are out. Whether or not Old Man Winter will arrive with a wallop depends on who you talk to. File photo
VIDEO: Flames consume small building at Langley Events Centre

VIDEO: Flames consume small building at Langley Events Centre

Thursday afternoon demo shows the importance of having sprinklers installed

VIDEO: Flames consume small building at Langley Events Centre
Langley Rivermen fans including Cairo Dalal painted messages of kindness on the George Preston Recreation Centre ice surface Wednesday night, to promote Pink Shirt Day happening Feb. 28.                                 Troy Landreville Langley Times

VIDEO: George Preston Rec Centre ice sheet filled with pink during Rivermen’s anti-bullying event

Fans, players brought out their paint brushes to promote kindness Wednesday night

Langley Rivermen fans including Cairo Dalal painted messages of kindness on the George Preston Recreation Centre ice surface Wednesday night, to promote Pink Shirt Day happening Feb. 28.                                 Troy Landreville Langley Times
Fort Langley musician Dave Quinn played the clarinet with fellow band members at Porter’s Bistro in Murrayville on a snowy Wednesday evening (Feb. 21). Quinn is hoping to foster a new wave of jazz players through a weekly educational jam session at the bistro located at Murrayville’s historic Five Corners.                                Troy Landreville Langley Times

Weekly Jazz Jam designed to give high school musicians confidence

Every Wednesday night, Porter’s Bistro in Murrayville is hosting jazz music event

Fort Langley musician Dave Quinn played the clarinet with fellow band members at Porter’s Bistro in Murrayville on a snowy Wednesday evening (Feb. 21). Quinn is hoping to foster a new wave of jazz players through a weekly educational jam session at the bistro located at Murrayville’s historic Five Corners.                                Troy Landreville Langley Times
Charlene Prime hugs her 11-year-old daughter Jaylene. Jaylene suffers from juvenile idiopathic arthritis (SJIA) and needs the expensive medication Canakinumab to improve her quality of life. This month, the Aldergrove family learned they will be the first in B.C. to receive reimbursement for the drug, which costs 19,000 per dose, administered once each month. Charlene says the medication will be life-changing for her daughter and called the news, ‘a very welcome relief.’                                Troy Landreville Langley Times

Aldergrove family first in B.C. to receive reimbursement for life-altering arthritis drug

Effective medication used to treat rare form of juvenile arthritis costs $19,000 a month

Charlene Prime hugs her 11-year-old daughter Jaylene. Jaylene suffers from juvenile idiopathic arthritis (SJIA) and needs the expensive medication Canakinumab to improve her quality of life. This month, the Aldergrove family learned they will be the first in B.C. to receive reimbursement for the drug, which costs 19,000 per dose, administered once each month. Charlene says the medication will be life-changing for her daughter and called the news, ‘a very welcome relief.’                                Troy Landreville Langley Times
Last week, George Miller, 82, flew his 1947 Navion from Langley Regional Airport to Pitt Meadows Airport, where he is working as temporary manager.                                 Troy Landreville Langley Times

Canadian aviation legend piloting Pitt Meadows Airport – for a little while at least

‘I love the thrill of flying,’ says 82-year-old George Miller

Last week, George Miller, 82, flew his 1947 Navion from Langley Regional Airport to Pitt Meadows Airport, where he is working as temporary manager.                                 Troy Landreville Langley Times
Langley Rivermen inviting fans to anti-bullying painting party

Langley Rivermen inviting fans to anti-bullying painting party

Come down to George Preston Recreation Centre Wednesday night to take stand against bullying

Langley Rivermen inviting fans to anti-bullying painting party
Langley City resident Peter Harvey is upset with the number of posters and flyers being stuck on city power poles and light standards. Troy Landreville Langley Times

Ads, posters attached to city property raises ire of local senior

‘I want them taken down,’ says Peter Harvey

Langley City resident Peter Harvey is upset with the number of posters and flyers being stuck on city power poles and light standards. Troy Landreville Langley Times
‘Guardian angels’ rush to help victim of purse snatching

‘Guardian angels’ rush to help victim of purse snatching

Woman thanks quick actions and selflessness of total strangers

‘Guardian angels’ rush to help victim of purse snatching
Vancouver Giants forward Hunor Torzsok absorbs a hit from Edmonton Oil Kings defenceman Jayden Platz during the first period of Friday’s Western Hockey League game at the Langley Events Centre. Troy Landreville Black Press

VIDEO: Injury-riddled Vancouver Giants find a way to edge Edmonton Oil Kings

Giants win 2-1 at home despite missing four key defencemen from lineup

Vancouver Giants forward Hunor Torzsok absorbs a hit from Edmonton Oil Kings defenceman Jayden Platz during the first period of Friday’s Western Hockey League game at the Langley Events Centre. Troy Landreville Black Press
Bell ringers gather at Topham Saturday

Bell ringers gather at Topham Saturday

‘Ring Out 2018’ youth handbell event happens Saturday at elementary school, 21555 91 Ave.

Bell ringers gather at Topham Saturday
Veteran Olympic camera operator: been there, done that, and loving every minute

Veteran Olympic camera operator: been there, done that, and loving every minute

Pyeongchang marks Langley resident Rick Regamble’s 13th Olympics

Veteran Olympic camera operator: been there, done that, and loving every minute
Kwantlen First Nation playwright, writer, and poet Joseph A. Dandurand has dusted off a 25-year-old play that he wrote, called Th’owxiya: The Hungry Feast Dish.                                 Troy Landreville Langley Times

‘Feast Dish’ play deeply rooted in First Nations culture

Tho’owxiya: The Hungry Feast Dish comes to life in Fort Langley, Vancouver

Kwantlen First Nation playwright, writer, and poet Joseph A. Dandurand has dusted off a 25-year-old play that he wrote, called Th’owxiya: The Hungry Feast Dish.                                 Troy Landreville Langley Times
VIDEO: Decorated youth soccer player climbing refereeing ladder

VIDEO: Decorated youth soccer player climbing refereeing ladder

Ryan Freda served as assistant referee for U15 Whitecaps residency match

VIDEO: Decorated youth soccer player climbing refereeing ladder
The Talbot twins, who grew up in Langley, are directors of photography for the short film, CC, which will screen Feb. 24 during the#Crazy8sFilms18 Gala Screening at The Centre in Vancouver.

Talbot twins helping create #Crazy8sFilms18 entry

Spotlight shines again on brothers who grew up in Langley

The Talbot twins, who grew up in Langley, are directors of photography for the short film, CC, which will screen Feb. 24 during the#Crazy8sFilms18 Gala Screening at The Centre in Vancouver.
The Langley Hospice Society Fort Langley Historic 5K, 10K, Half Marathon & Kids Run takes place Sunday, Feb. 18 at the Fort Langley National Historic Site. Langley Times file photo

Popular Historic Half Marathon celebrates 13th year Feb. 18

Community run, open to all ages and fitness levels, benefits Langley Hospice

The Langley Hospice Society Fort Langley Historic 5K, 10K, Half Marathon & Kids Run takes place Sunday, Feb. 18 at the Fort Langley National Historic Site. Langley Times file photo
It’ll be chilly in Langley over the next few days.

Cold front prompts Extreme Weather Response for Langley’s homeless

Langley temperatures expected to dip below freezing tonight (Feb. 9)

It’ll be chilly in Langley over the next few days.
Cloverdale-Langley City MP John Aldag is moderating a meeting on seniors housing and the National Housing Strategy on Feb. 21. (Submitted photo)

Langley-Cloverdale MP hosting seniors housing forum

National Housing Strategy plans to be discussed at Feb. 21 event

Cloverdale-Langley City MP John Aldag is moderating a meeting on seniors housing and the National Housing Strategy on Feb. 21. (Submitted photo)
Kole Lind (far right) skates behind the net as Ted Brennan of the Kelowna Rockets checks Matt Barberis of the Vancouver Giants during Wednesday’s WHL game at Prospera Place in Kelowna. Marissa Baecker Shoot the Breeze

Kelowna Rockets down limping Vancouver Giants

Giants went into game in Kelowna without injured vets Ty Ronning and Darian Skeoch

Kole Lind (far right) skates behind the net as Ted Brennan of the Kelowna Rockets checks Matt Barberis of the Vancouver Giants during Wednesday’s WHL game at Prospera Place in Kelowna. Marissa Baecker Shoot the Breeze
Flip City Gymnastics Centre’s interclub athletes struck a pose in Richmond, where they competed in the Mexican Fiesta meet last weekend. Submitted photo

Flip City athletes shine in Quebec, Washington, Richmond

Members carry Flip City flag at three different meets last weekend

Flip City Gymnastics Centre’s interclub athletes struck a pose in Richmond, where they competed in the Mexican Fiesta meet last weekend. Submitted photo