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Langley resident Mavis Randall lived in ‘the blitz area’ of London during the Second World War and survived the relentless bombing that occured. Now 89-years-old, she can still recall hearing the loud ‘swish’ of the bombs, and having to duck down to avoid losing her hearing.                                Troy Landreville Langley Times                                Langley resident Mavis Randall, 89, survived the relentless bombing of London during the Second World War. Troy Landreville Langley Times

VIDEO: Langley senior lived in London war zone

‘Sometimes you could hear the whistle bombs. If it stopped, you knew it could hit you’

Langley resident Mavis Randall lived in ‘the blitz area’ of London during the Second World War and survived the relentless bombing that occured. Now 89-years-old, she can still recall hearing the loud ‘swish’ of the bombs, and having to duck down to avoid losing her hearing.                                Troy Landreville Langley Times                                Langley resident Mavis Randall, 89, survived the relentless bombing of London during the Second World War. Troy Landreville Langley Times
Six Langley Gymnastics Foundation gymnasts have been named named to Gymnastics BC’s High Performance Pathway.

Spotlight shines on six Langley Gymnastics Foundation athletes

LGF gymnasts between ages of 12 and 16 named to High Performance Pathway program

Six Langley Gymnastics Foundation gymnasts have been named named to Gymnastics BC’s High Performance Pathway.
The Langley Rivermen are the community’s junior A hockey team.

Langley Rivermen battle for OT points against Spruce Kings, host Vipers tonight

Langley’s BCHL squad has only suffered three regulation losses in 21 games

The Langley Rivermen are the community’s junior A hockey team.
Katherine McKenzie, volunteer/cat whisperer with C.A.R.E.S., nuzzled with Manny, a six-year-old tabby Manx. The Langley cat shelter is hosting its annual adopt-a-thon this weekend (Saturday, Nov. 11 and Sunday, Nov. 12) at the Langley PetSmart location. The adopt-a-thon runs from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day. Troy Landreville Langley Times

VIDEO: C.A.R.E.S. adopt-a-thon’s aim: seeking ‘furr-ever’ homes for felines

Langley shelter will have cats and kittens up for adoption Nov. 11 and 12 at Langley PetSmart

Katherine McKenzie, volunteer/cat whisperer with C.A.R.E.S., nuzzled with Manny, a six-year-old tabby Manx. The Langley cat shelter is hosting its annual adopt-a-thon this weekend (Saturday, Nov. 11 and Sunday, Nov. 12) at the Langley PetSmart location. The adopt-a-thon runs from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day. Troy Landreville Langley Times
Chilliwack Legion member Larry Wilcox and Langley Legion 1st Vice-President Joe Anderson stood next to a newly unveiled City of Langley street sign on Friday morning. Troy Landreville Langley Times

Langley City honouring Canadians who fought in the Battle of Vimy Ridge

Friday morning ceremony at Douglas Park included sign unveiling, Vimy sapling and plaque

Chilliwack Legion member Larry Wilcox and Langley Legion 1st Vice-President Joe Anderson stood next to a newly unveiled City of Langley street sign on Friday morning. Troy Landreville Langley Times
Phil Algra (right) of Algra Bros. Developments accepted the Judges’ Choice Award for the Flatiron Building in Abbotsford during the 2017 Fraser Valley Commercial Building Awards held Thursday night at the Cascades convention centre in downtown Langley. Troy Landreville Black Press

Flatiron big winner at Fraser Valley Commercial Building Awards

Top developments in the region recognized at downtown Langley event on Thursday night

Phil Algra (right) of Algra Bros. Developments accepted the Judges’ Choice Award for the Flatiron Building in Abbotsford during the 2017 Fraser Valley Commercial Building Awards held Thursday night at the Cascades convention centre in downtown Langley. Troy Landreville Black Press
Paul Kershaw, a Pitt Meadows resident and UBC associate professor, spoke at forum called ‘Through The Eyes of Langley’s Children: A Conduit for Change.’ The forum was held Nov. 2 at the Township of Langley Civic Facility. Troy Landreville Langley Times

VIDEO: B.C.’s Generation Squeeze feeling pinch of high cost of living, says UBC prof

Paul Kershaw spoke in Langley about high costs of housing, childcare

Paul Kershaw, a Pitt Meadows resident and UBC associate professor, spoke at forum called ‘Through The Eyes of Langley’s Children: A Conduit for Change.’ The forum was held Nov. 2 at the Township of Langley Civic Facility. Troy Landreville Langley Times
Langley resident Nicole Vanderwall hopes others will join her in dropping off poppy boxes to local businesses as Remembrance Day approaches. Troy Landreville Langley Times

Distributing poppy boxes will help deliver support to B.C. veterans

‘We have about 700 boxes, here, and only 500 have gone out so far’

Langley resident Nicole Vanderwall hopes others will join her in dropping off poppy boxes to local businesses as Remembrance Day approaches. Troy Landreville Langley Times
The sale of fireworks is banned in both Langley City and Township.

Setting off fireworks in Langleys without taking legal steps will cost you

If you don’t follow the rules and get caught doing so, prepare to pay out of pocket

The sale of fireworks is banned in both Langley City and Township.
Langley Secondary grad Sayk’pru Say is one of the recipients of the Coast Capital Savings credit union’s Youth Get It Education Awards.

Youth Get It Education Awards winners include Langley teen

Coast Capital Savings awards $152,500 to 60 B.C. students who have overcome adversity

Langley Secondary grad Sayk’pru Say is one of the recipients of the Coast Capital Savings credit union’s Youth Get It Education Awards.
Langley car collector devastated after 37 classic and rare vehicles destroyed by fire

Langley car collector devastated after 37 classic and rare vehicles destroyed by fire

Garry Cassidy spoke about vehicles he lost that, in some cases, are irreplaceable

Langley car collector devastated after 37 classic and rare vehicles destroyed by fire
Wanted: male mentors to volunteer with Big Brothers Big Sisters of Langley

Wanted: male mentors to volunteer with Big Brothers Big Sisters of Langley

It could take months or even years to match a ‘Little’ with a mentor

Wanted: male mentors to volunteer with Big Brothers Big Sisters of Langley
Tolls could be coming off Golden Ears Bridge soon.

No more bridge tolls opens potential doors for tourism, business

More traffic flowing over Golden Ears and Port Mann Bridges since Sept. 1

Tolls could be coming off Golden Ears Bridge soon.
A giant undertaking as a house was transported to a neighbouring property in the Otter neighbourhood in east Langley on Wednesday morning. Troy Landreville Langley Times

VIDEO: Giant move in Langley’s Otter neighbourhood

Family transports house from neighbouring property on same street

A giant undertaking as a house was transported to a neighbouring property in the Otter neighbourhood in east Langley on Wednesday morning. Troy Landreville Langley Times
Firefighters at the scene of a residential fire in Langley. Troy Landreville LangleyTimes

VIDEO: Fire in Langley Township

Multiple units respond to report of residential blaze in Walnut Grove

Firefighters at the scene of a residential fire in Langley. Troy Landreville LangleyTimes
Wilf Driedger stands by the models on display in his home. Driedger credits two strangers for saving his life after he suffered a cardiac arrest while walking his dog Sept. 26. Troy Landreville Langley Times

‘Angels’ help save life of Langley senior

Wilf Driedger believes he wouldn’t be here today if not for the quick action of two strangers

Wilf Driedger stands by the models on display in his home. Driedger credits two strangers for saving his life after he suffered a cardiac arrest while walking his dog Sept. 26. Troy Landreville Langley Times
Raise a glass for the 28th annual Fraser Valley Wine Festival

Raise a glass for the 28th annual Fraser Valley Wine Festival

Charity soirée happens Nov. 4 at Willowbrook Shopping Centre

Raise a glass for the 28th annual Fraser Valley Wine Festival
Active senior Mary Foote celebrates her 102nd birthday on Oct. 25. Troy Landreville Langley Times

Langley senior about to turn 102

Centenarian and then some Mary Foote remains independent

Active senior Mary Foote celebrates her 102nd birthday on Oct. 25. Troy Landreville Langley Times
VIDEO: Murrayville’s Mansion of Monsters open for business

VIDEO: Murrayville’s Mansion of Monsters open for business

Elaborate haunted house supports Langley Food Bank, Basics for Babies

VIDEO: Murrayville’s Mansion of Monsters open for business
Langley Trappers goaltender Brendan Carew, pictured in action during the team’s 2017/18 season opener at the George Preston Recreation Centre, stopped 32 of 33 shots to backstop the Trappers to a 2-1 win over the Mission City Outlaws on Wednesday. Langley Times file photo

Langley Trappers trip up Mission City Outlaws

Langley’s junior B squad avenges Saturday’s loss in Mission

Langley Trappers goaltender Brendan Carew, pictured in action during the team’s 2017/18 season opener at the George Preston Recreation Centre, stopped 32 of 33 shots to backstop the Trappers to a 2-1 win over the Mission City Outlaws on Wednesday. Langley Times file photo