Letter to the Editor

A hand-drawn ‘stairway to heaven’ was part of an memorial left for a cyclist who died from a medical emergency near 206th Street and 66th Avenue on Friday, Nov. 27, 2020 (Dan Ferguson/Langley Advance Times)

LETTER: Family appreciates children’s memorial to Langley man who died while cycling

Man suffered cardiac arrest while cycling on a Friday afternoon

  • Dec 8, 2020
A hand-drawn ‘stairway to heaven’ was part of an memorial left for a cyclist who died from a medical emergency near 206th Street and 66th Avenue on Friday, Nov. 27, 2020 (Dan Ferguson/Langley Advance Times)
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LETTER: Churches provide more than services to communities such as Langley

Letter writer reviews all the social help churches offer, for those who argue they should close

  • Dec 7, 2020
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LETTER: Churches could at least close during pandemic, Langley resident argues

Churches benefit from tax free status and should do their part to help stop the global pandemic

  • Dec 7, 2020
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HandyDART operators are not being protected like other frontline workers, according to a Langley man. (Black Press Media files)

LETTER: Langley man wants better protections for HandyDART operators

Many HandyDART clients cannot wear masks due to medical conditions, a local letter writer noted

  • Dec 6, 2020
HandyDART operators are not being protected like other frontline workers, according to a Langley man. (Black Press Media files)
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LETTER: Langley man okay with pubs but not parishes

Church activities can encourage virus spread, local man argues

  • Dec 6, 2020
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LETTER: Langley City council lauded for anti-nuclear weapons stance

Money spend on weapons should be spend on health and education, peace advocates say

  • Dec 5, 2020
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Glitter is a plastic that gets into places it should not and is part of the growing micro-plastics environmental problem. (Wikimedia Commons)

LETTER: Give gifts that stand the test of time, Langley student suggests

A school assignment got a local student thinking about the enviromental impacts of gift giving

  • Dec 4, 2020
Glitter is a plastic that gets into places it should not and is part of the growing micro-plastics environmental problem. (Wikimedia Commons)
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LETTER: Government drives up cost of affordable housing

An Ottawa developer digs into building costs after reading about Langley’s new affordable housing

  • Dec 4, 2020
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LETTER: Churches should be open

Some Fraser Valley churches defied orders to close and a Surrey letter writer says let churches open

  • Dec 3, 2020
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LETTER: Langley resident disappointed with paper’s lack of Nov. 25 coverage

Reader critical of paper for not covering International Day of Elimination of Violence Against Women

  • Dec 2, 2020
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LETTER: Langley man asks people to remember the true reason for Christmas

Find new ways to mark the holiday season during the global pandemic, a letter writer suggests

  • Dec 2, 2020
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LETTER: Candidate in provincial election impresses Langley resident

A local resident wanted to send a shout-out for a candidate’s simple gesture

  • Dec 1, 2020
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LETTER: Langley church protecting religious freedom by allowing crowds

Letter writer encourages people to pray to put an end to the pandemic

  • Nov 30, 2020
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LETTER: Langley could make 208th Street hill safer with little cost

A left turn onto 208th Street hill makes intersection dangerous

  • Nov 29, 2020
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Local people are signing onto an online campaign to have people stand out of doors at 6 p.m. local time on Christmas Eve and ring bells for two minutes. (Facebook post)

LETTER: Langley, ring those Christmas bells

Global campaign asks people to ring bells for two minutes outside at 6 p.m. Christmas Eve local time

  • Nov 28, 2020
Local people are signing onto an online campaign to have people stand out of doors at 6 p.m. local time on Christmas Eve and ring bells for two minutes. (Facebook post)
What COVID-19 looks like under the microscope. (CDC)

LETTER: Langley senior pens poem of encouragement during dark times

Less than a year ago, few had ever heard of the coronavirus. Now it dominates our lives

What COVID-19 looks like under the microscope. (CDC)
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LETTER: Nice to see traumas of war now recognized as disabilities

Langley man remembers Second World War and it impact on surviving soldiers

  • Nov 26, 2020
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Gayle Hallgren is concerned about how a proposed cannabis shop will change Fort Langley. (Hallgren photo)

LETTER: Cannabis shops will harm Fort Langley’s charm

A local letter writer questions why the village needs a pot shop

  • Nov 24, 2020
Gayle Hallgren is concerned about how a proposed cannabis shop will change Fort Langley. (Hallgren photo)
Langley Township and City provide garbage receptacles where people can deposit their bags of dog poop instead of tossing the bags into bushes. (Langley Advance Times)

LETTER: Langley letter writer dumps on irresponsible dog owners

People who don’t clean up their dogs poop or who toss the bags in the bushes irk local resident

  • Nov 23, 2020
Langley Township and City provide garbage receptacles where people can deposit their bags of dog poop instead of tossing the bags into bushes. (Langley Advance Times)
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LETTER: Governments need to do more to aid businesses during COVID

Consumers need to realize the economic impact that buying online has on struggling local companies

  • Nov 23, 2020
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