Letter to the Editor

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LETTER: Langley resident questions MP pay raises during pandemic

Annual pay raises are automatic but they send wrong signal to Canadians hurting from COVID

  • Apr 26, 2021
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Fire crews continued to dowse a condo unit Tuesday morning after a massive overnight fire Monday, April 19, 2021. (Matthew Claxton/Langley Advance Times)

LETTER: Langley resident says Township firefighters woefully underfunded

Alexander Square condo fire showed one letter writer that local government was unprepared

  • Apr 25, 2021
Fire crews continued to dowse a condo unit Tuesday morning after a massive overnight fire Monday, April 19, 2021. (Matthew Claxton/Langley Advance Times)
125-year-old Douglas Fir was cut down in Aldergrove. (Carleigh Johnston/Special to the Star)

LETTER: Langley Township green goals at odds with tree felling

Residents continue to voice opinions about the felling of a large Douglas fir in Aldergrove

  • Apr 24, 2021
125-year-old Douglas Fir was cut down in Aldergrove. (Carleigh Johnston/Special to the Star)
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LETTER: Credit union voting criticized as un-democratic

Long-time credit union member concerned about forced voting method

  • Apr 24, 2021
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Grade 7 students at Gordon Greenwood Elementary were tasked with writing about climate change.

  • Apr 24, 2021
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LETTER: Regional credit union responds to Langley man’s concerns about board elections

Coast Capital says recent changes made in how it elects directors are for clarity

  • Apr 23, 2021
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LETTER: Langley student clears the air about pollution

Grade 7 students at Gordon Greenwood Elementary were tasked with writing about climate change.

  • Apr 22, 2021
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LETTER: Langley student delves into climate change and the impact on storms

Grade 7 students at Gordon Greenwood Elementary were tasked with writing about climate change.

  • Apr 21, 2021
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LETTER: Langley student spills about the link between milk and climate change

Grade 7 students at Gordon Greenwood Elementary were tasked with writing about climate change.

  • Apr 21, 2021
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Linda Montemurro of Fort Langley is grateful her nephew, Ryder, was with her while kayaking in Cultus Lake. She credits him with saving her life. (Linda Montemurro/Special to Black Press Media)

LETTER: Auntie flips kayak but newphew keeps her calm when Langley family visits Cultus Lake

Local woman’s first time kayaking brings unwelcome drama and praise for a young helper

  • Apr 20, 2021
Linda Montemurro of Fort Langley is grateful her nephew, Ryder, was with her while kayaking in Cultus Lake. She credits him with saving her life. (Linda Montemurro/Special to Black Press Media)
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LETTER: Langley mom irked at irresponsible people getting vaccinated ahead of front-liners

Government decision to vaccinate people in Whistler not sitting well with some

  • Apr 18, 2021
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Langley Township council passed a tree protection bylaw in 2019, but one resident says the municipality does not do enough to preserve valuable trees. (Black Press Media)

LETTER: Langley Township fails to protect enough trees, writer says

Resident said community should not cut trees then find man-made solutions to mitigate climate impact

  • Apr 18, 2021
Langley Township council passed a tree protection bylaw in 2019, but one resident says the municipality does not do enough to preserve valuable trees. (Black Press Media)
A local cycling enthusiast is urging riders, runners and pedestrians to leave the devices off for their own safety. (Heather Colpitts/Langley Advance Times)

LETTER: Langley man says oblivious walkers, runners and cyclists need to tune out

People with ear buds or headphones often unaware of the dangers around them, letter writer says

  • Apr 17, 2021
A local cycling enthusiast is urging riders, runners and pedestrians to leave the devices off for their own safety. (Heather Colpitts/Langley Advance Times)
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LETTER: Langley student crunches some numbers on food production’s eco-impact

Grade 7 students at Gordon Greenwood Elementary were tasked with writing about climate change.

  • Apr 14, 2021
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A local letter writer is irate that tourists and people in the area of the resort community of Whistler are considered a higher vaccination priority than emergency personnel and other frontline workers. (Whistler Blackcomb photo)

LETTER: Langley man loses confidence in NDP after Whistler vaccination decision

Emergency personnel and other frontline workers should be vaccinated before Whistler tourists

  • Apr 14, 2021
A local letter writer is irate that tourists and people in the area of the resort community of Whistler are considered a higher vaccination priority than emergency personnel and other frontline workers. (Whistler Blackcomb photo)
People have been leaving Post-It note messages for staff at the COVID-19 vaccination clinic in the Langley Events Centre. (Fraser Health Tweet)

LETTER: Langley resident lauds LEC vaccination clinic staff

Local couple impressed with everyone they encountered at the clinic set up in the local hockey arena

  • Apr 13, 2021
People have been leaving Post-It note messages for staff at the COVID-19 vaccination clinic in the Langley Events Centre. (Fraser Health Tweet)
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LETTER: Langley resident urges patience for all awaiting vaccination

Letter writer also encourages people to show their gratitude to hardworking front-line health staff

  • Apr 12, 2021
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LETTER: Langley student calls on public to take action to stop pollution

Grade 7 students at Gordon Greenwood Elementary were tasked with writing about climate change.

  • Apr 12, 2021
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LETTER: Langley and other communities should be concerned about credit union’s direction

Member read the fine print and does not like the proposed changes

  • Apr 11, 2021
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LETTER: Langley student urges everyone to think about how their actions affect earth

Grade 7 students at Gordon Greenwood Elementary were tasked with writing about climate change.

  • Apr 11, 2021
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