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Ekamjit Ghuman in Victoria’s Fan Tan Alley.

GUEST COLUMN: Life with cerebral palsy full of triumph and tribulations

Tuesday, Oct. 6 is World Cerebral Palsy Day

  • Oct 6, 2020
Ekamjit Ghuman in Victoria’s Fan Tan Alley.
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LETTER: Readers finds politician’s party hopping ‘distasteful’

Eric Woodward declared Langley East’s NDP candidate for only one day, but was courting Liberals too

  • Oct 5, 2020
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Alston Chen, Angie Kao, and Mikala McLoughlin are students who spent part of their summer exploring Hi-Knoll Park and the implications of a new trail on the local eco-system. (Special to Langley Advance Times)

LETTER: Trio of students plead to preserve sensitive eco-system

Proposed changes to Hi-Knoll Park, on the Langley-Surrey border, could jeopardize natural habitat

  • Oct 4, 2020
Alston Chen, Angie Kao, and Mikala McLoughlin are students who spent part of their summer exploring Hi-Knoll Park and the implications of a new trail on the local eco-system. (Special to Langley Advance Times)
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David Clements is a columnist with the Langley Advance Times

GREEN BEAT: Viruses have truly gone viral

There are many ways that COVID-19 is making us stronger – and not just building our immunity

  • Oct 4, 2020
David Clements is a columnist with the Langley Advance Times
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LETTER: Langley Regional Airport should change flight patterns

Letter writer says too many planes are flying over densely populated neighbourhood

  • Oct 4, 2020
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LETTER: Might be time to hunt for a new, quieter neighbourhood

Langley City reader calls traffic criticism a NIMBY trait

  • Oct 3, 2020
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A team of volunteers from North Langley Community Church were among those in the community to give thanks to the frontline workers at Langley Lodge for all they did during the long-term care centre’s COVID-19 outbreak. (Special to Langley Advance Times)

LETTER: Former Langley Lodge staffer praises seniors facility

Staff worked hard before the pandemic, a former housekepper writes

  • Oct 3, 2020
A team of volunteers from North Langley Community Church were among those in the community to give thanks to the frontline workers at Langley Lodge for all they did during the long-term care centre’s COVID-19 outbreak. (Special to Langley Advance Times)
LETTER: Langley man said vote against rainbow crosswalk took courage

LETTER: Langley man said vote against rainbow crosswalk took courage

A local resident argues that rainbow crosswalks is an endorsement of gay ‘lifestyle’

  • Oct 2, 2020
LETTER: Langley man said vote against rainbow crosswalk took courage
A letter writer wants politicians not to ignore parks. (Black Press Media files)

LETTER: Pitt Meadows man calls on B.C. government to better fund parks

Investment in parks will pay off for the future, letter writer says

  • Oct 1, 2020
A letter writer wants politicians not to ignore parks. (Black Press Media files)
FINLAYSON: COVID-related job losses concentrated in urban areas… especially Metro Vancouver

FINLAYSON: COVID-related job losses concentrated in urban areas… especially Metro Vancouver

The biggest job losses, in absolute terms, have been in Metro Vancouver

  • Sep 30, 2020
FINLAYSON: COVID-related job losses concentrated in urban areas… especially Metro Vancouver
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OPINION: Stop telling students to study STEM over humanities for post-COVID world

‘Humanities play an essential role in aspects of global competence which have not been the focus of the STEM’

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Another local resident is expressing concern about traffic in the area of 208th Street and 48th Avenue, in response to a recent letter to the editor. (Heather Colpitts/Langley Advance Times)

LETTER: Langley City resident on bandwagon over 208th Street traffic problems

Another resident is voicing an opinion about traffic in the area of 208th Street and 48th Avenue

  • Sep 29, 2020
Another local resident is expressing concern about traffic in the area of 208th Street and 48th Avenue, in response to a recent letter to the editor. (Heather Colpitts/Langley Advance Times)
A voting package for the 2018 electoral reform referendum. Vote-by-mail packages for the 2020 provincial election will look similar, according to information provided by Elections BC. (Katya Slepian/Black Press Media)

WEB POLL: Voting by mail or going to the polls in person?

The popularity of voting by mail has exploded this year due to the pandemic

A voting package for the 2018 electoral reform referendum. Vote-by-mail packages for the 2020 provincial election will look similar, according to information provided by Elections BC. (Katya Slepian/Black Press Media)
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LETTER: Langley neighbourhood re-established as quarter-mile racetrack

Writer queries what the municipality want residents to do about the growing problem of speeders?

  • Sep 29, 2020
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ZYTARUK: Fleecing students at U. of Fees

Students are forced to pay a scandalous heap of mandatory fees on top of their tuition

  • Sep 28, 2020
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LETTER: Langley testing centre not as efficient as Fraser Health would have people believe

Dropped in for COVID swab – told no drive-ins allowed. Called for appointment – still no call back.

  • Sep 28, 2020
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LETTER: Election nothing more than a ‘farce’ called by opportunists

A Langley man is critical of being sent to the polls with little chance to know his candidates

  • Sep 27, 2020
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OUR VIEW: Election could well backfire on Horgan

Are voters angry enough to cast NDP out, after sending us to the polls in the middle of a pandemic?

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LETTER: Wearing masks is not an assault on people’s freedoms

COVID: Langley writer feels covering your mouth and nose for the sake of others is not a lot to ask

  • Sep 26, 2020
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LETTER: Langley resident okay with election call

A local letter writer says Horgan is right to call an election in attempt to get a majority

  • Sep 24, 2020
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