Langley

Long-time former directors Brian Parkinson (left), Terry Metcalfe, Sharon Anglin, and Jeremy Sutton were four of the five board members from Langley Lodge who recognized recently with a Sovereign’s Medal for Volunteers from the Governor General of Canada. (Jude Henders/Special to Langley Advance Times)

Lodge volunteers given national medals

Five current and former board members recognized by the governor general

Long-time former directors Brian Parkinson (left), Terry Metcalfe, Sharon Anglin, and Jeremy Sutton were four of the five board members from Langley Lodge who recognized recently with a Sovereign’s Medal for Volunteers from the Governor General of Canada. (Jude Henders/Special to Langley Advance Times)
KPU’s Langley campus will see its first intake of additional nursing students in January of 2023. (KPU/Special to Langley Advance Times)

KPU prepares for pending increase in nursing students

Dean calls it a ‘wonderful challenge’

KPU’s Langley campus will see its first intake of additional nursing students in January of 2023. (KPU/Special to Langley Advance Times)
Friday night, May 6, at the Sandman Centre in Kamloops the Vancouver Giants dropped a 3-1 decision to the Kamloops Blazers in Game 1 of their Round 2 playoff series(Allen Douglas/Special to Langley Advance Times)
Friday night, May 6, at the Sandman Centre in Kamloops the Vancouver Giants dropped a 3-1 decision to the Kamloops Blazers in Game 1 of their Round 2 playoff series(Allen Douglas/Special to Langley Advance Times)
The proposed new federal riding of Pitt Meadows-Fort Langley. (Special to Black Press Media)

Our View: Pitt Meadows-Fort Langley riding mixes too many communities

Why does a single Lower Mainland riding sprawl across parts of five cities?

  • May 7, 2022
The proposed new federal riding of Pitt Meadows-Fort Langley. (Special to Black Press Media)
Canadian Festival of Chili and BBQ returns to Langley City May 13 to 15, on 56th Avenue, between Glover Road and 206th Street. (Special to Langley Advance Times)

Canadian Festival of Chili and BBQ is back in Langley next weekend

Not only is this a world-class competition, it’s also a fundraiser for the Fire Fighters Burn Fund

Canadian Festival of Chili and BBQ returns to Langley City May 13 to 15, on 56th Avenue, between Glover Road and 206th Street. (Special to Langley Advance Times)
FILE - Bob Odenkirk arrives at the 35th Film Independent Spirit Awards on Feb. 8, 2020, in Santa Monica, Calif. The (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File)

Painful Truth: Back to the vast wasteland of TV

TV can be great, but is it good for us?

FILE - Bob Odenkirk arrives at the 35th Film Independent Spirit Awards on Feb. 8, 2020, in Santa Monica, Calif. The (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File)
Cory Redekop, who start as CEO for Greater Langley Chamber of Commerce a few weeks ago, is applauding a new provincial panel on crime and offering to gather local input. (Special to Langley Advance Times)

Langley chamber urging action to address business crime

Business advocacy group garnering local input for a provincial panel on prolific offenders

Cory Redekop, who start as CEO for Greater Langley Chamber of Commerce a few weeks ago, is applauding a new provincial panel on crime and offering to gather local input. (Special to Langley Advance Times)
A Langley RCMP CounterAttack road check for impaired drivers. (Langley Advance Times files)

Langley RCMP among tops in yanking impaired drivers off the roads

MADD ranked the Lower Mainland’s police services for their enforcement efforts

A Langley RCMP CounterAttack road check for impaired drivers. (Langley Advance Times files)
Langley-based Fraser Valley Bandits are planning the team’s first-ever School Day Game, on Tuesday, June 7 against the Hamilton Honey Badgers at 11 a.m. (Bandits)
Langley-based Fraser Valley Bandits are planning the team’s first-ever School Day Game, on Tuesday, June 7 against the Hamilton Honey Badgers at 11 a.m. (Bandits)
The proposed new federal riding of Pitt Meadows-Fort Langley. (Special to Black Press Media)

WEB POLL: Do you like the new Pitt Meadows-Fort Langley riding?

What do you think about this unusually-shaped riding?

  • May 5, 2022
The proposed new federal riding of Pitt Meadows-Fort Langley. (Special to Black Press Media)
Items seized by CFSEU-BC in Surrey, Langley and Burnaby. (Photo: CFSEU-BC)

Cops seize 31,135 lethal doses of fentanyl in Surrey, Langley and Burnaby

Guns, cash, vehicles and other drugs and weapons were also seized in month-long campaign led by CFSEU-BC

Items seized by CFSEU-BC in Surrey, Langley and Burnaby. (Photo: CFSEU-BC)
Aldergrove’s Molly Fischer is a tough boxer willing to take a punch. Her mother is supportive, but has trouble watching her only child get hit. (Haney Miller/Special to Langley Advance Times)

Rising Aldergrove boxer has a future as a professional: coach

19-year-old Molly Fischer is a rising talent with a future, but her mom hates to see her get hit

Aldergrove’s Molly Fischer is a tough boxer willing to take a punch. Her mother is supportive, but has trouble watching her only child get hit. (Haney Miller/Special to Langley Advance Times)
One of 40 Porsches following a historic route passed by the historic Porters Bistro building at the intersection of Old Yale Road and 216th Street in Langley on Sunday, May 1. (Graham MacDonell/Special to Langley Advance Times)

Porsches and history prove a good mix

Tour of Fraser Valley rated a success

One of 40 Porsches following a historic route passed by the historic Porters Bistro building at the intersection of Old Yale Road and 216th Street in Langley on Sunday, May 1. (Graham MacDonell/Special to Langley Advance Times)
Werner Klann, owner of Mason Bees Company, was surrounded by local residents, who attended his latest workshop on mason bees. (Tanmay Ahluwalia/Langley Advance Times)

Langley welcomes a passionate mason bee lover for informative workshop

Need to save pollinators from predators, says workshop facilitator

Werner Klann, owner of Mason Bees Company, was surrounded by local residents, who attended his latest workshop on mason bees. (Tanmay Ahluwalia/Langley Advance Times)
Lilianne Fuller put this Canadian goose in focus during one of her recent visits to a Langley City’s park. “ I’m not sure if he or she is a resident or a visitor, but nonetheless, this lovely bird looks good in Brydon Lagoon,” she said, reminding visitors to bring seeds not bread to feed the birds. (Special to Langley Advance Times)

SHARE: Donations of bird feed, not bread welcome

Send us your photo showing how you view Langley, and it could be featured in a future edition

  • May 4, 2022
Lilianne Fuller put this Canadian goose in focus during one of her recent visits to a Langley City’s park. “ I’m not sure if he or she is a resident or a visitor, but nonetheless, this lovely bird looks good in Brydon Lagoon,” she said, reminding visitors to bring seeds not bread to feed the birds. (Special to Langley Advance Times)
The number of homes sold across Langley dropped sharply in April. (Matthew Claxton/Langley Advance Times)

From dizzying heights, home sales plunge in Langley

Sales of detached homes are down by almost half from last spring

The number of homes sold across Langley dropped sharply in April. (Matthew Claxton/Langley Advance Times)
Nanaimo Clippers goalie Cooper Black makes a save with help from teammate Andrew Noel as Langley Rivermen Riley Wallack and Max Bulawka go to the net during Game 2 of the B.C. Hockey League’s Coastal final playoff series Saturday, April 30, at Nanaimo’s Frank Crane Arena. (file)

VIDEO: Langley Rivermen on verge of being eliminated following OT loss

Nanaimo Clippers have a chance to clinch Coastal Conference final tonight

Nanaimo Clippers goalie Cooper Black makes a save with help from teammate Andrew Noel as Langley Rivermen Riley Wallack and Max Bulawka go to the net during Game 2 of the B.C. Hockey League’s Coastal final playoff series Saturday, April 30, at Nanaimo’s Frank Crane Arena. (file)
Langley Community Farmer’s Market board member James Galvin and executive director Amanda Smith unveiled the 2022 schedule during Earth Day in Langley City. (Dan Ferguson/Langley Advance Times)

More room for vendors and more workshops planned for Langley Community Farmers Market

Will begin second season at Derek Doubkeday Arboretum June 1

Langley Community Farmer’s Market board member James Galvin and executive director Amanda Smith unveiled the 2022 schedule during Earth Day in Langley City. (Dan Ferguson/Langley Advance Times)
Marko Zolotarov, a Trinity Western University student from the Ukraine, spoke about his experience of the war shortly after he returned to Canada. The Langley university has raised $136,772 to expand scholarships and aid for TWU students whose lives have been disrupted by war and global conflicts (TWU/Special to Langley Advance Times)
Marko Zolotarov, a Trinity Western University student from the Ukraine, spoke about his experience of the war shortly after he returned to Canada. The Langley university has raised $136,772 to expand scholarships and aid for TWU students whose lives have been disrupted by war and global conflicts (TWU/Special to Langley Advance Times)
Nanaimo Clippers goalie Cooper Black makes a save with help from teammate Andrew Noel as Langley Rivermen Riley Wallack and Max Bulawka go to the net during Game 2 of the B.C. Hockey League’s Coastal final playoff series Saturday, April 30, at Frank Crane Arena. (Greg Sakaki/News Bulletin)

VIDEO: Langley Rivermen down two in series against Nanaimo Clippers

Clippers goalie records third straight shutout in BCHL’s Coastal finals

  • May 3, 2022
Nanaimo Clippers goalie Cooper Black makes a save with help from teammate Andrew Noel as Langley Rivermen Riley Wallack and Max Bulawka go to the net during Game 2 of the B.C. Hockey League’s Coastal final playoff series Saturday, April 30, at Frank Crane Arena. (Greg Sakaki/News Bulletin)