Troy Landreville

Some of the nearly 200 participants in the 2017 Coldest Night Of The Year walk in Langley. Individuals or teams can register for this year’s fundraiser, which starts and finishes at the Salvation Army Gateway of Hope on Saturday, Feb. 24. Langley Times file photo

Coldest Night of the Year needs walkers

Fundraiser for Gateway of Hope has goal of 25 teams, $20,000

Some of the nearly 200 participants in the 2017 Coldest Night Of The Year walk in Langley. Individuals or teams can register for this year’s fundraiser, which starts and finishes at the Salvation Army Gateway of Hope on Saturday, Feb. 24. Langley Times file photo
Vancouver-Quilchena MLA Andrew Wilkinson calls for party unity as he is declared the new B.C. Liberal leader. (Ashley Wadwhani/Black Press)                                Vancouver-Quilchena MLA Andrew Wilkinson calls for party unity as he is declared the new B.C. Liberal leader. (Ashley Wadwhani/Black Press)

Langley’s MLAs weigh in on newly elected B.C. Liberal leader

Andrew Wilkinson ‘class act’ and ‘straightforward person’

Vancouver-Quilchena MLA Andrew Wilkinson calls for party unity as he is declared the new B.C. Liberal leader. (Ashley Wadwhani/Black Press)                                Vancouver-Quilchena MLA Andrew Wilkinson calls for party unity as he is declared the new B.C. Liberal leader. (Ashley Wadwhani/Black Press)
Vancouver Giants right winger celebrates after scoring against the Calgary Hitmen Friday night at the Langley Events Centre. Chris Relke Vancouver Giants

UPDATED: Giants’ Ronning named CHL Player of the Week

Skilled right winger targeting Vancouver franchise record for goals in a season

Vancouver Giants right winger celebrates after scoring against the Calgary Hitmen Friday night at the Langley Events Centre. Chris Relke Vancouver Giants
Langley Rivermen goaltender Braedon Fleming and the Langley Rivermen are looking to right the ship after struggling through January and their first two games of February. Gary Ahuja Langley Times
Langley Rivermen goaltender Braedon Fleming and the Langley Rivermen are looking to right the ship after struggling through January and their first two games of February. Gary Ahuja Langley Times
Langley Rivermen goaltender Braedon Fleming and the Langley Rivermen are looking to right the ship after struggling through January and their first two games of February. Gary Ahuja Langley Times
Langley Rivermen goaltender Braedon Fleming and the Langley Rivermen are looking to right the ship after struggling through January and their first two games of February. Gary Ahuja Langley Times
There are plans to hire 116 new employee at The Home Depot’s Langley store. Troy Landreville Langley Times

Home Depot looking of a few good employees

Langley location adding 116 workers to mix

There are plans to hire 116 new employee at The Home Depot’s Langley store. Troy Landreville Langley Times
Langley Township mayor Jack Froese awaits the arrival of a double-decker bus at the Carvolth exchange. Dan Ferguson Langley Times                                Langley Township mayor Jack Froese awaits the arrival of a double-decker bus at the Carvolth exchange last month. Dan Ferguson Langley Times                                Langley Township mayor Jack Froese awaits the arrival of a double-decker bus at the Carvolth exchange last month. Dan Ferguson Langley Times

Metro Van mayors move forward with transportation plan with hopes of curing congestion

Langley’s mayors, Jack Froese and Ted Schaffer, on board with 10-year vision

Langley Township mayor Jack Froese awaits the arrival of a double-decker bus at the Carvolth exchange. Dan Ferguson Langley Times                                Langley Township mayor Jack Froese awaits the arrival of a double-decker bus at the Carvolth exchange last month. Dan Ferguson Langley Times                                Langley Township mayor Jack Froese awaits the arrival of a double-decker bus at the Carvolth exchange last month. Dan Ferguson Langley Times
Calgary Hitmen centre Tristen Nielsen felt the pressure of Vancouver Giants defenceman Kaleb Bulych in Western Hockey League action Friday at the Langley Events Centre. Troy Landreville Black Press

Ronning sparks offence as Vancouver Giants double up on Calgary Hitmen

Sharpshooter nets 45th, 46th goals of the season as he closes in on club record

Calgary Hitmen centre Tristen Nielsen felt the pressure of Vancouver Giants defenceman Kaleb Bulych in Western Hockey League action Friday at the Langley Events Centre. Troy Landreville Black Press
UPDATED: ‘Everybody out here has some form of mental illness’

UPDATED: ‘Everybody out here has some form of mental illness’

Homeless in Langley City discuess link between mental health and lack of shelter

UPDATED: ‘Everybody out here has some form of mental illness’
CROSS THAT BRIDGE WHEN YOU COME TO IT: A break in what’s been a rainy week allowed nature enthusiasts to soak in the scenery at Campbell Valley Regional Park on a pleasant afternoon.                                 Troy Landreville Langley Times

PHOTOS: Break in the rain welcome sight for nature enthusiasts

Constant rainfall in January broken up with a rare dry Tuesday

CROSS THAT BRIDGE WHEN YOU COME TO IT: A break in what’s been a rainy week allowed nature enthusiasts to soak in the scenery at Campbell Valley Regional Park on a pleasant afternoon.                                 Troy Landreville Langley Times
Today is Family Literacy Day and celebrations are being held at many branches of the Fraser Valley Regional Library, including several in Langley.

Langley libraries mark Family Literacy Day today

Book giveaways and events happening at Fraser Valley locations today (Jan. 27)

Today is Family Literacy Day and celebrations are being held at many branches of the Fraser Valley Regional Library, including several in Langley.
Vancouver Giants winger Hunor Torzsok took Victoria Royals defenceman Ralph Jarratt into the boards during Friday’s WHL game at the Langley Events Centre. Troy Landreville Black Press

VIDEO: Giants work overtime before falling to 4-3 to Victoria Royals

Vancouver earns OT point with last-minute goal but lose in extra time at LEC

Vancouver Giants winger Hunor Torzsok took Victoria Royals defenceman Ralph Jarratt into the boards during Friday’s WHL game at the Langley Events Centre. Troy Landreville Black Press
PHOTOS: Wayward buffalo pays visit to B.C. schoolyard

PHOTOS: Wayward buffalo pays visit to B.C. schoolyard

Students and staff stayed inside until animal was corralled.

PHOTOS: Wayward buffalo pays visit to B.C. schoolyard
Travis Stacey of the Mustangs skates away from Russ Parr of the Checkers Pistones in the 28th annual Village Green Rec Hockey Tournament Saturday at Kal Tire Place. (Lisa VanderVelde/Morning Star)

Langley hockey rinks’ defibrillators charged and ready, say managers

Concern raised after men’s rec player suffers heart attack in Pitt Meadows

Travis Stacey of the Mustangs skates away from Russ Parr of the Checkers Pistones in the 28th annual Village Green Rec Hockey Tournament Saturday at Kal Tire Place. (Lisa VanderVelde/Morning Star)
Before and after photos of Langley driver Matt Ruscheinski’s truck that was crushed by a boulder near Spences Bridge, B.C. on Jan. 18. Matt Ruscheinski photos

Boulder crushes B.C. driver’s semi

Matt Ruscheinski recounts terrifying ordeal along Fraser Canyon

Before and after photos of Langley driver Matt Ruscheinski’s truck that was crushed by a boulder near Spences Bridge, B.C. on Jan. 18. Matt Ruscheinski photos
Community Living BC (CLBC) facilitates the Widening Our World (WOW) Award. Two Langley employers, Nick Norani and John Archibald, are among this year’s award recipients.

VIDEO: A&W employers celebrated for inclusive hiring practices

Nick Nuraney and John Archibald receive provincial 2017 Widening Our World awards

Community Living BC (CLBC) facilitates the Widening Our World (WOW) Award. Two Langley employers, Nick Norani and John Archibald, are among this year’s award recipients.
Goalie Braedon Fleming made 29 saves in a losing effort Tuesday as the Langley Rivermen lost 5-2 to the visiting Salmon Arm Silverbacks at the George Preston Recreation Centre. Gary Ahuja Langley Times file photo

Limping Rivermen bounced by Salmon Arm Silverbacks

Visitors snap 2-2 tie by scoring three unanswered goals in third frame

Goalie Braedon Fleming made 29 saves in a losing effort Tuesday as the Langley Rivermen lost 5-2 to the visiting Salmon Arm Silverbacks at the George Preston Recreation Centre. Gary Ahuja Langley Times file photo
UPDATE: ‘Fairy Godmother’ needs help to make prom night special for Langley grads

UPDATE: ‘Fairy Godmother’ needs help to make prom night special for Langley grads

Charity collects donated dresses, suits, and accessories for grads who can’t afford them

UPDATE: ‘Fairy Godmother’ needs help to make prom night special for Langley grads
Vancouver Giants right winger Ty Ronning gets tied up with Portland Winterhawks defenceman Clay Hanus as they race for a loose puck in Western Hockey League action Saturday at the Langley Events Centre. Troy Landreville Black Press

VIDEO: Vancouver Giants blanked by Portland Winterhawks

Saturday’s 2-0 setback marks first regulation loss for G-Men in 10 games

Vancouver Giants right winger Ty Ronning gets tied up with Portland Winterhawks defenceman Clay Hanus as they race for a loose puck in Western Hockey League action Saturday at the Langley Events Centre. Troy Landreville Black Press
Brookswood resident Jenifer Kosman created sleeping mats from plastic grocery bags, then distributes them Langley’s homeless.

Mom delivers plastic mats to Langley’s homeless

Jenifer Kosman fashions sleeping mats from plastic grocery bags

Brookswood resident Jenifer Kosman created sleeping mats from plastic grocery bags, then distributes them Langley’s homeless.