"I extend my most sincere congratulations to each Olympian whose enthusiasm and dedication has brought them to the pinnacle of their success as they participate in the Special Olympics BC Summer Games.
Eighty Years Ago -- April 6, 1933
Eighty Years Ago -- March 30, 1933
High school students have been able to go to summer school for decades. Now elementary students get the chance.
The Langley School District expects to spend $182 million for the 2012/2013 school year and is on track to be in the black again.
The trades could be the future for many local students as demand for these skilled workers is only expected to grow in the future.
Kim Snow's charity efforts are snowballing in a very positive way.
All the sticky notes, online survey answers, emails, tweets and Facebook posts are being assembled into a report to show Langley School District trustees what the community thinks about year-round schooling.
Langley Township may put aside up to $250,000 in this year's budget to study solutions for the traffic problems on 16th Avenue.
Parents of children in Langley School District have been dealt yet another blow, due to the district's decision to entertain changes to the school calendar year.
The school calendar open house on Jan. 29 was on short notice so the Langley School District has booked another one for next Tuesday.
I have many questions about the proposed calendar changes that Langley School District has not answered. Why is the District proceeding at this time? There should be a period of stability before major changes after the upheaval of recent years. Can businesses accommodate their employees' holidays adequately in the shortened four-week summer?
When would graduation ceremonies be held? How will students be able to attend classes in portables with no air conditioning in July and August? How will summer school be handled for kids who have to make up courses?
Should Langley School District students go to school year round?
Eighty Years Ago -- January 19, 1933
The Alex Hope Elementary Parent Advisory Council is betting on a poker tournament bringing in enough money to finish the school playground.
With a house full of musically inclined family members, Jim Brown was destined to be a musician.
The Langley School District Foundation was established in 2003 to support and promote programs of excellence, not funded by the Ministry of Education.
Most school districts are experiencing enrolment declines but Langley is begging for new school spaces as one of the districts with fast growing student numbers in one neighbourhood.