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Spanish traveller cycles across Europe and Asia; stops in B.C. for a visit

Spanish traveller cycles across Europe and Asia; stops in B.C. for a visit

Nestor Yuguero has been pedaling across the world since June to spread solidarity

  • Mar 5, 2020
Spanish traveller cycles across Europe and Asia; stops in B.C. for a visit
VIDEO: Black Press Media editor Sarah Grochowski up for an Emmy Award

VIDEO: Black Press Media editor Sarah Grochowski up for an Emmy Award

Her 2018 documentary segment Highway Mike uncovers the opioid crisis in Harlem, New York

VIDEO: Black Press Media editor Sarah Grochowski up for an Emmy Award
Metro Vancouver is encouraging residents to “think thrice” before tossing that ugly blouse, ripped jeans or socks with holes into the garbage. (Metro Vancouver/Special to the Langley Advance Times)

Metro Vancouver wants the region to repurpose, donate, or repair used clothing

Textile mending workshops to be held across the Lower Mainland

  • Feb 18, 2020
Metro Vancouver is encouraging residents to “think thrice” before tossing that ugly blouse, ripped jeans or socks with holes into the garbage. (Metro Vancouver/Special to the Langley Advance Times)
A convoy of vehicles leaves Hemlock Valley Road on Feb. 3, 2020, escorted by an Emil Anderson Maintenance vehicle.(Emil Anderson Maintenance/Contributed)

Langley family among 500 people stranded on Sasquatch Mountain after heavy flooding

Christine Nielsen, her husband and two kids drove up only a couple of hours before the road washout

A convoy of vehicles leaves Hemlock Valley Road on Feb. 3, 2020, escorted by an Emil Anderson Maintenance vehicle.(Emil Anderson Maintenance/Contributed)
VIDEO: Langley woman without a home after houseboat sinks during snowy weather

VIDEO: Langley woman without a home after houseboat sinks during snowy weather

A Go Fund Me page has been set up to help the Grant’s Landing resident replace her possessions

  • Jan 21, 2020
VIDEO: Langley woman without a home after houseboat sinks during snowy weather
VIDEO: Fire closes 16th Avenue between 248th and 256th Streets in South Langley

VIDEO: Fire closes 16th Avenue between 248th and 256th Streets in South Langley

Commuters asked to use an alternate route

  • Jan 21, 2020
VIDEO: Fire closes 16th Avenue between 248th and 256th Streets in South Langley
UPDATE: Burned-out vehicle in Langley residential neighbourhood linked to Burnaby murder

UPDATE: Burned-out vehicle in Langley residential neighbourhood linked to Burnaby murder

Integrated Homicide Investigation Team (IHIT) issues appeal for witnesses

  • Jan 20, 2020
UPDATE: Burned-out vehicle in Langley residential neighbourhood linked to Burnaby murder
Twenty animals in ‘distress’ seized from private animal rescue in Langley

Twenty animals in ‘distress’ seized from private animal rescue in Langley

House in 5500 block of 216th Street has undergone multiple seizures over the past five years

Twenty animals in ‘distress’ seized from private animal rescue in Langley
Kendra Simonetto, principal at James Hill Elementary, sung a cover song from Moana to convey to her students that is was a snow day. (Langley School District/Special to the Langley Advance Times)

VIDEO: Lower Mainland principal makes ‘Moana’-themed snow day music video

Kendra Simonetto parodied “How Far I’ll Go” to share weather updates with her students

  • Jan 16, 2020
Kendra Simonetto, principal at James Hill Elementary, sung a cover song from Moana to convey to her students that is was a snow day. (Langley School District/Special to the Langley Advance Times)
Langley actor Jacob Tremblay and his sister Erica released rehabilitated seal pups on a B.C. beach earlier this month. (Sarah Ellam/Special to the Langley Advance Times)

B.C. child actor Jacob Tremblay helps release rehabilitated seal pups

One of the marine mammals was named Ja-cod in the young celebrity’s honour

Langley actor Jacob Tremblay and his sister Erica released rehabilitated seal pups on a B.C. beach earlier this month. (Sarah Ellam/Special to the Langley Advance Times)
Operation Red Nose Surrey-Langley could close for rest of season due to lack of volunteers

Operation Red Nose Surrey-Langley could close for rest of season due to lack of volunteers

Organizers say they are struggling to keep up with high call numbers and long wait times

Operation Red Nose Surrey-Langley could close for rest of season due to lack of volunteers
VIDEO: 36 memorial trees ‘hiding in plain sight’ around Langley

VIDEO: 36 memorial trees ‘hiding in plain sight’ around Langley

Brian Croft is searching for information to locate symbolic maples honouring fallen soldiers

VIDEO: 36 memorial trees ‘hiding in plain sight’ around Langley
‘Unloved’ textiles get a second life through recycling program

‘Unloved’ textiles get a second life through recycling program

Shirts, sheets, and even shoes now accepted at Lower Mainland Return-It Depots

‘Unloved’ textiles get a second life through recycling program
Cineplex Langley one of two B.C. theatres to screen Jordan Peterson documentary

Cineplex Langley one of two B.C. theatres to screen Jordan Peterson documentary

Film on controversial author and psychologist to play around country in limited release, Oct. 6

Cineplex Langley one of two B.C. theatres to screen Jordan Peterson documentary
Powder the muskets, zombies are coming!

Powder the muskets, zombies are coming!

Fort Langley National Historic Site offers up A Survivalist’s Guide to a Zombie Apocalypse, Sept. 28

Powder the muskets, zombies are coming!
Fork and Finger returns to promote Downtown Langley City food with more participating restaurants than ever before. (Langley Advance Times Files)

Downtown Langley becomes a Saturday smorgasbord

Nineteen local restaurants participate in annual Fork and Finger sampling event

Fork and Finger returns to promote Downtown Langley City food with more participating restaurants than ever before. (Langley Advance Times Files)
VIDEO: Daughter of slain Abbotsford police officer speaks at charity dinner

VIDEO: Daughter of slain Abbotsford police officer speaks at charity dinner

Fay Davidson, daughter of John Davidson, received a scholarship from Memorial Ribbon Society

VIDEO: Daughter of slain Abbotsford police officer speaks at charity dinner
Children’s entertainer Penny PomPom performs at Creative Compass Society’s Canada Day Open Mic at the Fort Langley Community Hall. (Kelly Erin/Special to the Langley Advance Times)

Actors all aboard!

Creative Compass and Langley Historical Society hold auditions for CN Station vignettes

Children’s entertainer Penny PomPom performs at Creative Compass Society’s Canada Day Open Mic at the Fort Langley Community Hall. (Kelly Erin/Special to the Langley Advance Times)
Big Chill a hot event in Langley

Big Chill a hot event in Langley

Flight Museum holds “ask the pilot panel” and demos flights for young pilots over the weekend

Big Chill a hot event in Langley
Trinity Western University will launch new game development program in the fall. (TWU/Special to the Langley Advance Times)

Control, alt, degree: Trinity Western University unveils bachelor program in gaming

Trinity Western to launch game development program this fall

Trinity Western University will launch new game development program in the fall. (TWU/Special to the Langley Advance Times)