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Langley couple Jason Vandenborn and Kendall Ballantine sped along in their Protruck, built specifically for desert racing, during the Baja 1000, the largest off-road race in the world.

Baja 1000 road trip to remember for Langley couple

Competing in 50-year-old race driver’s dream since he was in elementary school

Langley couple Jason Vandenborn and Kendall Ballantine sped along in their Protruck, built specifically for desert racing, during the Baja 1000, the largest off-road race in the world.
Vancouver Giants defenceman Dylan Plouffe hammered the puck towards the Kootenay Ice net during Saturday’s Western Hockey League game at the Langley Events Centre. Troy Landreville Black Press

Vancouver Giants rally from three goals down to stun Kootenay Ice in OT

Vancouver scored the final four goals of the night at LEC, including Ty Ronning’s overtime winner

Vancouver Giants defenceman Dylan Plouffe hammered the puck towards the Kootenay Ice net during Saturday’s Western Hockey League game at the Langley Events Centre. Troy Landreville Black Press
Gordie Howe’s son Murray stood next to the Memorial Cup, brought to the Canadian Museum of Flight for a wine and cheese party. Murray is promoting his newly released book, Nine Lessons I Learned from My Father. Troy Landreville Langley Times

Gordie Howe’s son visits Lower Mainland, reflects on life with legendary Mr. Hockey

Dr. Murray Howe is in Langley to promote his book, Nine Lessons I Learned from My Father

Gordie Howe’s son Murray stood next to the Memorial Cup, brought to the Canadian Museum of Flight for a wine and cheese party. Murray is promoting his newly released book, Nine Lessons I Learned from My Father. Troy Landreville Langley Times
B.C.’s chief coroner Lisa Lapointe criticized the Fentanyl Prevention Program being released by the funeral chain, Alternatives Funeral & Cremation Services.

Funeral chain defends harshly criticized Fentanyl Prevention Program

Alternatives says presentation ‘has not been seen by anyone’ outside of company

B.C.’s chief coroner Lisa Lapointe criticized the Fentanyl Prevention Program being released by the funeral chain, Alternatives Funeral & Cremation Services.
A group of moms have stayed connected since their kids were babies 15 years ago. Through the group Women Helping Women South Delta, they help contribute personal care items for women escaping abusive relationships. The ladies, who met at the Langley Health Clinic in 2003, got together for a group hug at the Brookswood Starbucks recently. Troy Landreville Langley Times

‘Mommy’ group happy to help women escaping abusive situations

Moms who met 15 years ago doing what they can to help women in transition

A group of moms have stayed connected since their kids were babies 15 years ago. Through the group Women Helping Women South Delta, they help contribute personal care items for women escaping abusive relationships. The ladies, who met at the Langley Health Clinic in 2003, got together for a group hug at the Brookswood Starbucks recently. Troy Landreville Langley Times
Earl Marriott Mariners’ Tyra Anderson attampted to smash the ball through the blocks of Seaquam Seahawks Sydney Tait and Aniyah Loftus during Friday’s 4A girls quarter-finals of the Big Kahuna BC Volleyball Championships at the Langley Events Centre. Troy Landreville Black Press

B.C. teams battle to decide kings and queens of high school volleyball court

Gold medal matches in three divisions taking place Saturday at Langley Events Centre

Earl Marriott Mariners’ Tyra Anderson attampted to smash the ball through the blocks of Seaquam Seahawks Sydney Tait and Aniyah Loftus during Friday’s 4A girls quarter-finals of the Big Kahuna BC Volleyball Championships at the Langley Events Centre. Troy Landreville Black Press
Boston Bruins winger Danton Heinen celebrates his first NHL goal against the San Jose Sharks at the TD Garden. The Langley resident netted the goal Oct. 26 in Boston. Steve Babineau/NHLI via Getty Images

Surrey Eagles alum sticks landing with Boston Bruins

Since being called up, Danton Heinen has played on top line and seen power play duty

Boston Bruins winger Danton Heinen celebrates his first NHL goal against the San Jose Sharks at the TD Garden. The Langley resident netted the goal Oct. 26 in Boston. Steve Babineau/NHLI via Getty Images
Vancouver Giants defenceman Bailey Dhaliwal and forward Dawson Holt aren’t donning the team’s alternate jerseys. In actuality, they are promoting the Western Hockey League team’s pyjama drive for their Dec. 5 game against the Portland Winterhawks. All ‘PJs’ brought to the game will go to teens and children through the Langley Christmas Bureau. Pete Toigo Vancouver Giants

Fans urged to bring, and wear, pyjamas to Dec. 5 Giants game

New ‘PJs’ brought to Vancouver/Portland game at Langley Events Centre go to Langley Christmas Bureau

Vancouver Giants defenceman Bailey Dhaliwal and forward Dawson Holt aren’t donning the team’s alternate jerseys. In actuality, they are promoting the Western Hockey League team’s pyjama drive for their Dec. 5 game against the Portland Winterhawks. All ‘PJs’ brought to the game will go to teens and children through the Langley Christmas Bureau. Pete Toigo Vancouver Giants
Vancouver Giants centre Milos Roman makes a quick move to the inside on Kelowna Rockets defenceman Cal Foote during Friday’s Western Hockey League game at the Langley Events Centre. Troy Landreville Langley Times

Kelowna Rockets slip past Vancouver Giants: ‘When you don’t execute, there’s got to be changes’

Giants coach frustrated after his team’s 3-2 loss at Langley Events Centre

Vancouver Giants centre Milos Roman makes a quick move to the inside on Kelowna Rockets defenceman Cal Foote during Friday’s Western Hockey League game at the Langley Events Centre. Troy Landreville Langley Times
TWU grad and Clayton Heights resident Kalisse Barwich, 23, is volunteering in Bangladesh for three weeks. There the registered nurse will work at a hospital where she will and treat refugees as part of Samaritans Purse.                                 Troy Landreville Langley Times

B.C. nurse offering helping hands to displaced in Bangladesh

Kalisse Barwich working with Samaritan’s Purse at a hospital that’s treating Rohingya refugees

TWU grad and Clayton Heights resident Kalisse Barwich, 23, is volunteering in Bangladesh for three weeks. There the registered nurse will work at a hospital where she will and treat refugees as part of Samaritans Purse.                                 Troy Landreville Langley Times
The Langley Gymnastics Foundation was home to Operation Red Nose (and Rudy, the mascot) for a decade. The designated driver service is not being offered in Langley and Surrey this year. Langley Times file photo

Decision to opt out of Operation Red Nose made last spring, says Langley Gymnastics

ORN drivers in neighbouring communities will fill Langley/Surrey gaps as best they can

The Langley Gymnastics Foundation was home to Operation Red Nose (and Rudy, the mascot) for a decade. The designated driver service is not being offered in Langley and Surrey this year. Langley Times file photo
Vancouver Giants defenceman Darian Skeoch squeezed former teammate and current Red Deer Rebels centre Jack Flaman along the boards Wednesday at the Langley Events Centre. Troy Landreville Black Press

Vancouver Giants double up on Red Deer Rebels for third straight win

Home squad stuck with it against the determined Rebels

Vancouver Giants defenceman Darian Skeoch squeezed former teammate and current Red Deer Rebels centre Jack Flaman along the boards Wednesday at the Langley Events Centre. Troy Landreville Black Press
VIDEO: B.C. boy collecting funds for Children’s Hospital

VIDEO: B.C. boy collecting funds for Children’s Hospital

‘They’re gonna get toys and I think they’re gonna be really happy,’ says Carson Walton

VIDEO: B.C. boy collecting funds for Children’s Hospital
VIDEO: B.C. senior Vancouver Giants ‘Fanboni’ driver and so much more

VIDEO: B.C. senior Vancouver Giants ‘Fanboni’ driver and so much more

Jock McGrandle has been helping out with WHL team since 2006

VIDEO: B.C. senior Vancouver Giants ‘Fanboni’ driver and so much more
Vancouver Giants captain Tyler Benson fended off Victoria Royals defenceman Ralph Jarratt in Western Hockey League action Saturday night at the Langley Events Centre. Troy Landreville Black Press

PHOTOS: Vancouver Giants crown visiting Victoria Royals

Giants hand best team in Western Hockey League rare loss Saturday night

Vancouver Giants captain Tyler Benson fended off Victoria Royals defenceman Ralph Jarratt in Western Hockey League action Saturday night at the Langley Events Centre. Troy Landreville Black Press
Decorated Korean War veteran Melvin Anderson stopped by the Langley Times office on Nov. 9 to show a photo of a poppy torch that he created to bring to local elementary schools. Troy Landreville Langley Times

Korean War vet dedicates poppy torch to In Flanders Fields author

Melvin Anderson served in Korea in the early 1950s, and now visits local schools

Decorated Korean War veteran Melvin Anderson stopped by the Langley Times office on Nov. 9 to show a photo of a poppy torch that he created to bring to local elementary schools. Troy Landreville Langley Times
Public rallies around B.C. woman after life-altering brain aneurysm

Public rallies around B.C. woman after life-altering brain aneurysm

A GoFundMe page has been set up after a Langley mom was hospitalized

Public rallies around B.C. woman after life-altering brain aneurysm
Chilliwack Legion member Larry Wilcox and Langley Legion 1st Vice-President Joe Anderson stood next to a newly unveiled City of Langley street sign on Friday morning. Troy Landreville Langley Times

Langley City honouring Canadians who fought in the Battle of Vimy Ridge

Friday morning ceremony at Douglas Park included sign unveiling, Vimy sapling and plaque

Chilliwack Legion member Larry Wilcox and Langley Legion 1st Vice-President Joe Anderson stood next to a newly unveiled City of Langley street sign on Friday morning. Troy Landreville Langley Times
Apartments winner: Chorus Apartments in Surrey. Accepting the award was Ellen Powell. Troy Landreville Black Press

South Surrey developments honoured at Fraser Valley Commercial Building Awards

Chorus Apartments, Hayer Business Centre receive accolades in Langley

Apartments winner: Chorus Apartments in Surrey. Accepting the award was Ellen Powell. Troy Landreville Black Press
Phil Algra (right) of Algra Bros. Developments accepted the Judges’ Choice Award for the Flatiron Building in Abbotsford during the 2017 Fraser Valley Commercial Building Awards held Thursday night at the Cascades convention centre in downtown Langley. Troy Landreville Black Press

Flatiron big winner at Fraser Valley Commercial Building Awards

Top developments in the region recognized at downtown Langley event on Thursday night

Phil Algra (right) of Algra Bros. Developments accepted the Judges’ Choice Award for the Flatiron Building in Abbotsford during the 2017 Fraser Valley Commercial Building Awards held Thursday night at the Cascades convention centre in downtown Langley. Troy Landreville Black Press