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Organizers hoped Saturday’s Long-table Gala would raised $50,000. That goal was shattered. It raised more than $60,000. (Angela Ruscheinski/Blush Photography)

Sold-out crowd rocked Langley twin’s greenhouse charity gala

Volunteers credited with making party profitable for sick kids at Canuck Place.

Organizers hoped Saturday’s Long-table Gala would raised $50,000. That goal was shattered. It raised more than $60,000. (Angela Ruscheinski/Blush Photography)
VIDEO: Langley concert and five new songs inspired by Canada’s 150th

VIDEO: Langley concert and five new songs inspired by Canada’s 150th

Familiar faces from Langley Community Music School were asked to create Canadian pieces for Nov. 25.

VIDEO: Langley concert and five new songs inspired by Canada’s 150th
VIDEO: Alcohol suspected in downtown Langley rollover

VIDEO: Alcohol suspected in downtown Langley rollover

Police have the road closed at 54th Avenue and 203rd Street following a crash Friday evening.

VIDEO: Alcohol suspected in downtown Langley rollover
UPDATED: Gunfire erupts in quiet Langley neighbourhood

UPDATED: Gunfire erupts in quiet Langley neighbourhood

Police have 79A Avenue cordoned off after reports of shots just before 5 a.m.

UPDATED: Gunfire erupts in quiet Langley neighbourhood
This helium football balloon and note was found in Woodland Park in the Langley Meadows area of Langley.

Airborne note from little boy misses grandpa, lands in Langley park

A helium football balloon and hand-scribbled letter leave Langley man wondering of its origin.

This helium football balloon and note was found in Woodland Park in the Langley Meadows area of Langley.
These five Brookswood kids will once again be setting up their new popular veggie stand on Sunday at 3938 200A St. (Roxanne Hooper/Langley Advance)

VIDEO: Unexpected C-section inspires lucrative Langley kids’ veggie stand

Five Brookswood children enjoyed such success selling vegetables, they’re doing it again Sunday.

These five Brookswood kids will once again be setting up their new popular veggie stand on Sunday at 3938 200A St. (Roxanne Hooper/Langley Advance)
Venture into directorship paying off for Langley thespian

Venture into directorship paying off for Langley thespian

Langley Players and Surrey Little Theatre, as well as team members, were lauded for their efforts.

Venture into directorship paying off for Langley thespian
Langley RCMP Const. Rochelle Carr is one of the riders in this year’s Cops for Cancer Tour de Valley, running Sept. 21 to 29. (Special to the Langley Advance)

Day 2: Sick kids motivate Langley Mountie to ride through the pain

Kindergarten students in White Rock make personalized signs for each of the Cops for Cancer riders.

Langley RCMP Const. Rochelle Carr is one of the riders in this year’s Cops for Cancer Tour de Valley, running Sept. 21 to 29. (Special to the Langley Advance)
PHOTOS & VIDEO: Langley members of Cops for Cancer team given hometown send off

PHOTOS & VIDEO: Langley members of Cops for Cancer team given hometown send off

Day One: An officer shares reasons for being committed to the fundraising bicycle journey.

PHOTOS & VIDEO: Langley members of Cops for Cancer team given hometown send off
Langley Mountie saddles up for 750-km, nine-day fundraising bike ride

Langley Mountie saddles up for 750-km, nine-day fundraising bike ride

Const. Rochelle Carr and 22 other law enforcement personnel leave Thursday on the Tour de Valley.

Langley Mountie saddles up for 750-km, nine-day fundraising bike ride
New Langley parents group stands against discrimination, intolerance

New Langley parents group stands against discrimination, intolerance

A new group supports initiatives aimed at fostering understanding and kindness in Langley schools.

New Langley parents group stands against discrimination, intolerance
Firefighter and Langley resident Erik Vogel is participating in a special ride, then the 9-11 memorial ceremony at Peace Arch border crossing on Monday morning at 10 a.m. (Roxanne Hooper/Langley Advance)

VIDEO: Langley plays host to 9-11 first responders ahead of Monday’s memorial tribute

A few Langley residents will also be taking part in a memorial ride ahead of the ceremony on Monday.

Firefighter and Langley resident Erik Vogel is participating in a special ride, then the 9-11 memorial ceremony at Peace Arch border crossing on Monday morning at 10 a.m. (Roxanne Hooper/Langley Advance)
Newcomer Karin Fitzgerald (left) played Nicole alongside Breann Grainger as Rosie in the Langley Player production of Parents Night. It’s one of the shows for which the club is up for an award. (Special to the Langley Advance)

Trio of shows put Langley thespians in running for top honours

Langley Players are up for multiple community theatre awards at gala next week in White Rock.

Newcomer Karin Fitzgerald (left) played Nicole alongside Breann Grainger as Rosie in the Langley Player production of Parents Night. It’s one of the shows for which the club is up for an award. (Special to the Langley Advance)
Kaley Cuoco and Karl Cook were in Langley this past weekend for the World Cup at Thunderbird Show Park. (Facebook)

Big Bang actress fakes upset with beau’s ‘infidelity’ while in Langley

Kaley Cuoco, who plays Penny, came to watch boyfriend Karl Cook compete in World Cup at tbird.

Kaley Cuoco and Karl Cook were in Langley this past weekend for the World Cup at Thunderbird Show Park. (Facebook)
Todd Richard helped initiate the BCCMA #BCStrong fire relief concert happening Thursday night at Gabby’s in Langley. (Special to the Langley Advance)

VIDEO: Plea goes out for Thursday’s fire relief concert in Langley

A group of B.C. country musicians are pulling together to help fire victims.

Todd Richard helped initiate the BCCMA #BCStrong fire relief concert happening Thursday night at Gabby’s in Langley. (Special to the Langley Advance)
VIDEO: Langley’s Dallas Smith earns chart topping status

VIDEO: Langley’s Dallas Smith earns chart topping status

The country singer is feeling the love after breaking another record in the Canadian music industry.

VIDEO: Langley’s Dallas Smith earns chart topping status
UPDATE WITH VIDEO/PHOTOS: Torched Langley body confirmed to be that of a woman

UPDATE WITH VIDEO/PHOTOS: Torched Langley body confirmed to be that of a woman

It was a female found dead when firefighters attended a grass fire next to the university Saturday.

UPDATE WITH VIDEO/PHOTOS: Torched Langley body confirmed to be that of a woman
Pilot Al French did a pre-flight check Saturday on one of the Sopwith Pup replica planes “Betty/Phyllis” that was taken to France for the Vimy Ridge 100th anniversary earlier this year. (Roxanne Hooper/Langley Advance)

New digs in the offing for Langley’s flight museum

A plan is in the works for a new, much larger facility to accommodate old planes and paraphernalia.

Pilot Al French did a pre-flight check Saturday on one of the Sopwith Pup replica planes “Betty/Phyllis” that was taken to France for the Vimy Ridge 100th anniversary earlier this year. (Roxanne Hooper/Langley Advance)
Alyssa Nielsen co-hosts a charity princess party. (Special to the Langley Advance)

Response to charity party moves Langley ‘princess’

Hundreds of princes and princesses expected at Saturday’s eighth annual White Rock Princess Party.

Alyssa Nielsen co-hosts a charity princess party. (Special to the Langley Advance)
VIDEO: Country musicians pull together in Langley to help fire victims

VIDEO: Country musicians pull together in Langley to help fire victims

B.C. Country Music Association partners with Gabby’s and a number of singers to host a concert.

VIDEO: Country musicians pull together in Langley to help fire victims