Troy Landreville

Michael Kelly Gabriel and his dad Kevin Kelly from Kwantlen First Nation drummed and sang to open the Langley Human Dignity Coalition’s Community Discussion Forum at Walnut Grove Secondary on Thursday afternoon, Nov. 23. Troy Landreville Langley Times

Dignity Coalition forum promotes respect, inclusion

‘Dignity matters’ message pushed to Langley school district students and staff

Michael Kelly Gabriel and his dad Kevin Kelly from Kwantlen First Nation drummed and sang to open the Langley Human Dignity Coalition’s Community Discussion Forum at Walnut Grove Secondary on Thursday afternoon, Nov. 23. Troy Landreville Langley Times
Vancouver Giants centre Milos Roman makes a quick move to the inside on Kelowna Rockets defenceman Cal Foote during Friday’s Western Hockey League game at the Langley Events Centre. Troy Landreville Langley Times

Kelowna Rockets slip past Vancouver Giants: ‘When you don’t execute, there’s got to be changes’

Giants coach frustrated after his team’s 3-2 loss at Langley Events Centre

Vancouver Giants centre Milos Roman makes a quick move to the inside on Kelowna Rockets defenceman Cal Foote during Friday’s Western Hockey League game at the Langley Events Centre. Troy Landreville Langley Times
VIDEO: Sources Langley Food Bank makes urgent plea for donations of healthy proteins

VIDEO: Sources Langley Food Bank makes urgent plea for donations of healthy proteins

‘We only have enough protein for two weeks,’ says manager Jaye Murray

VIDEO: Sources Langley Food Bank makes urgent plea for donations of healthy proteins
The Langley Fundamental Titans are the senior boys AA soccer Fraser Valley champions. Janis Roxburgh photo                                The Langley Fundamental Titans are the senior boys AA soccer Fraser Valley champions and will play for B.C. gold Wednesday afternoon at Burnaby Lakes. Janis Roxburgh photo

Titans shooting for provincial soccer gold

Langley Fundamental squad reaches B.C. high school AA boys final

The Langley Fundamental Titans are the senior boys AA soccer Fraser Valley champions. Janis Roxburgh photo                                The Langley Fundamental Titans are the senior boys AA soccer Fraser Valley champions and will play for B.C. gold Wednesday afternoon at Burnaby Lakes. Janis Roxburgh photo
Kennedy Montano and her mom Judy at the Langley Christmas Bureau headquarters.                                Submitted photo

Pulled teeth connects teen with Langley Christmas Wish Breakfast charity

Kennedy Montano has been helping out the local Christmas Bureau for past two years

Kennedy Montano and her mom Judy at the Langley Christmas Bureau headquarters.                                Submitted photo
TWU grad and Clayton Heights resident Kalisse Barwich, 23, is volunteering in Bangladesh for three weeks. There the registered nurse will work at a hospital where she will and treat refugees as part of Samaritans Purse.                                 Troy Landreville Langley Times

B.C. nurse offering helping hands to displaced in Bangladesh

Kalisse Barwich working with Samaritan’s Purse at a hospital that’s treating Rohingya refugees

TWU grad and Clayton Heights resident Kalisse Barwich, 23, is volunteering in Bangladesh for three weeks. There the registered nurse will work at a hospital where she will and treat refugees as part of Samaritans Purse.                                 Troy Landreville Langley Times
Jennica Rawstron, who was raised in Fort Langley, recently returned from Ethiopia where she spent six months as a volunteer midwife supervisor.

Canadian midwife’s experiences in Ethiopia eye-opening

Visiting the East African country re-affirms Jennica Rawstron’s decision to follow her career path

Jennica Rawstron, who was raised in Fort Langley, recently returned from Ethiopia where she spent six months as a volunteer midwife supervisor.
The Langley Gymnastics Foundation was home to Operation Red Nose (and Rudy, the mascot) for a decade. The designated driver service is not being offered in Langley and Surrey this year. Langley Times file photo

Decision to opt out of Operation Red Nose made last spring, says Langley Gymnastics

ORN drivers in neighbouring communities will fill Langley/Surrey gaps as best they can

The Langley Gymnastics Foundation was home to Operation Red Nose (and Rudy, the mascot) for a decade. The designated driver service is not being offered in Langley and Surrey this year. Langley Times file photo
Vancouver Giants defenceman Darian Skeoch squeezed former teammate and current Red Deer Rebels centre Jack Flaman along the boards Wednesday at the Langley Events Centre. Troy Landreville Black Press

Vancouver Giants double up on Red Deer Rebels for third straight win

Home squad stuck with it against the determined Rebels

Vancouver Giants defenceman Darian Skeoch squeezed former teammate and current Red Deer Rebels centre Jack Flaman along the boards Wednesday at the Langley Events Centre. Troy Landreville Black Press
VIDEO: B.C. boy collecting funds for Children’s Hospital

VIDEO: B.C. boy collecting funds for Children’s Hospital

‘They’re gonna get toys and I think they’re gonna be really happy,’ says Carson Walton

VIDEO: B.C. boy collecting funds for Children’s Hospital
VIDEO: B.C. senior Vancouver Giants ‘Fanboni’ driver and so much more

VIDEO: B.C. senior Vancouver Giants ‘Fanboni’ driver and so much more

Jock McGrandle has been helping out with WHL team since 2006

VIDEO: B.C. senior Vancouver Giants ‘Fanboni’ driver and so much more
Golden end to Langley Fundamental Titans season

Golden end to Langley Fundamental Titans season

Fraser Valley Grade 8/9 boys soccer title between Titans and Fleetwood Park goes to penalty kicks

Golden end to Langley Fundamental Titans season
Langley Minor Lacrosse is hosting introductory sessions for girls born from 2005 to ‘11 starting in January. Sessions will take place Sunday mornings at the Langley Events Centre Fieldhouse.

Thunder announces beginners program for girls lacrosse players

Sunday sessions start in January at LEC Fieldhouse

Langley Minor Lacrosse is hosting introductory sessions for girls born from 2005 to ‘11 starting in January. Sessions will take place Sunday mornings at the Langley Events Centre Fieldhouse.
Vancouver Giants captain Tyler Benson fended off Victoria Royals defenceman Ralph Jarratt in Western Hockey League action Saturday night at the Langley Events Centre. Troy Landreville Black Press

PHOTOS: Vancouver Giants crown visiting Victoria Royals

Giants hand best team in Western Hockey League rare loss Saturday night

Vancouver Giants captain Tyler Benson fended off Victoria Royals defenceman Ralph Jarratt in Western Hockey League action Saturday night at the Langley Events Centre. Troy Landreville Black Press
Decorated Korean War veteran Melvin Anderson stopped by the Langley Times office on Nov. 9 to show a photo of a poppy torch that he created to bring to local elementary schools. Troy Landreville Langley Times

Korean War vet dedicates poppy torch to In Flanders Fields author

Melvin Anderson served in Korea in the early 1950s, and now visits local schools

Decorated Korean War veteran Melvin Anderson stopped by the Langley Times office on Nov. 9 to show a photo of a poppy torch that he created to bring to local elementary schools. Troy Landreville Langley Times
Public rallies around B.C. woman after life-altering brain aneurysm

Public rallies around B.C. woman after life-altering brain aneurysm

A GoFundMe page has been set up after a Langley mom was hospitalized

Public rallies around B.C. woman after life-altering brain aneurysm
Veteran Bill Duncan held medals awarded to him and his brother Stan during the Second World War. Bill, 92, lives in Fort Langley and plans to attend the Remembrance Day ceremony there. Stan’s plane was shot down over Myanmar (formerly Burma) in 1945 and he and his aircraft were never found.                                 Troy Landreville Langley Times

Decorated Second World War veteran reflects on bloodiest conflict known to mankind

Fort Langley resident Bill Duncan served as a signalman in Europe late in the war

Veteran Bill Duncan held medals awarded to him and his brother Stan during the Second World War. Bill, 92, lives in Fort Langley and plans to attend the Remembrance Day ceremony there. Stan’s plane was shot down over Myanmar (formerly Burma) in 1945 and he and his aircraft were never found.                                 Troy Landreville Langley Times
A good time was had by all at this year’s Fraser Valley Wine Festival. The 28th annual fundraiser, presented by the Rotary Club of Langley Central, was held Nov. 4 at the Willowbrook Shopping Centre. Mike Brown photo

Fraser Valley Wine Festival raises fundraising bar

Oenophiles filled the Willowbrook Shopping Centre Saturday for 28th annual fundraiser

A good time was had by all at this year’s Fraser Valley Wine Festival. The 28th annual fundraiser, presented by the Rotary Club of Langley Central, was held Nov. 4 at the Willowbrook Shopping Centre. Mike Brown photo
Langley Rivermen forward Daneel Lategan carried the puck up ice while being pursued by Vernon Vipers’ Brandon Whistle during BCHL action Tuesday at the George Preston Recreation Centre. The Vipers edged the Rivermen 5-4 in overtime.                                 Garrett James Photography

Vernon Vipers hand Rivermen third consecutive OT loss

Langley juniors continue to collect points, just not two at a time

Langley Rivermen forward Daneel Lategan carried the puck up ice while being pursued by Vernon Vipers’ Brandon Whistle during BCHL action Tuesday at the George Preston Recreation Centre. The Vipers edged the Rivermen 5-4 in overtime.                                 Garrett James Photography
The North Langley bantam Bears rambled to a 27-0 win over the Meadow Ridge Knights Saturday in Maple Ridge to close out their season.

Weekly football report: Langley Stampeders eke out 7-0 win over North Langley Kodiaks

Both of Langley’s midget football teams shut the door Saturday as South edges North 7-0

The North Langley bantam Bears rambled to a 27-0 win over the Meadow Ridge Knights Saturday in Maple Ridge to close out their season.