Opinion

LETTER: Kettles are fun way to make a difference in our community

A Langley bell ringer encourages others to volunteer for the Salvation Army annual Christmas drive.

  • Nov 26, 2018

LETTER: As the deadline approaches, more locals are speaking to referendum

There’s still time to cast a vote for or against proportional representation in B.C.

  • Nov 26, 2018

LETTER: Debate rages whether flag in a Langley classroom is educational or offensive

Letter writers are coming down for and against hanging a ‘rising sun’ flag in a Walnut Grove class.

  • Nov 25, 2018
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Aldergrove Minor Hockey fun game
VIDEO: Crowd enjoys first Aldergrove Polar Bear Swim
Santa visits little Ariel in Aldergrove
ACSS Totems vs. DWP Redhawks varsity basketball

LETTER: Rising Sun flag doesn’t need to be up in Langley classroom

Display the flag only if it relates to the lesson being taught, a local man argues

  • Nov 25, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Speaker Darryl Plecas demonstrates his character again

B.C. legislature speaker’s latest self-serving move is incredible

LETTER: Flag has place in Langley classroom and history

Erasing history by tearing down statues and destroying or hiding flags is counterproductive: writer.

  • Nov 22, 2018

COLUMN: Higher interest rates will slow B.C. economy after ‘unusually robust’ show

Jock Finlayson is executive vice president and chief policy officer of the Business Council of BC

  • Nov 20, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Setting speed limits in a post-fact political environment

Media prefer ‘speed kills’ narrative, even when it fails to appear

Social media leaves anyone with an opinion vulnerable to scorched-earth attacks

Demonize and dog-pile. If you disagree with me, you are not only wrong, you are evil. The enemy…

  • Nov 15, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Seniors home worker discrimination finally ending

Health Minister Adrian Dix righting a serious wrong

Wolf: Keeping score is part of life

Fun is always paramount in youth sports - but winning and losing provide valuable lessons

Fort Langley cenotaph: Men behind the names

Veteran Michael Major explains a research project that has left him in awe of soldiers who served.

  • Nov 8, 2018

Proposed law could treat serious offenders lightly

If Bill C-75 passes in its present form, criminals of various kinds will almost certainly be heartened and emboldened by the prospect of lighter penalties.

McGregor Says: From a different perspective

Remembrance Day flybys take on varied meaning for one older veteran.

  • Nov 7, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Going back to the disco era of labour relations

NDP may remove restrictions on school strikes, union sign-ups

B.C. VIEWS: The conquest of rural B.C. nears completion

Chapter three: control MLA selection from party headquarters

GUEST COLUMN: Proportional representation curbs extremist movements

Pioneer of B.C. electoral reform argues for yes vote in referendum

  • Oct 27, 2018

LETTER: Looking forward to watching Langley’s new council at work

One local reader shares views on the outcome of the Township’s civic election – who’s in and who’s out.

  • Oct 26, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Residents have had enough of catering to squatters

Media myth of homeless victims offends those who know better

GUEST COLUMN: B.C.’s proportional representation vote is dishonest, misleading

Veteran of 2005 Citizens’ Assembly urges rejection of new voting systems

  • Oct 21, 2018