Langley Family Christmas: Township mayor offers up an easy breakfast bake

This dish can be made ahead and popped in the oven Christmas morning.

  • Dec 9, 2015

Langley Family Christmas: Grandma Joan’s Scotch Scones

Joan Johnson's scones were a staple at every church and family gathering.

  • Dec 9, 2015

Langley Family Christmas: Boterkoek (buttercake)

Grace Storteboom is 85 and still makes boterkoek for her family. It's a favourite of her son Rudy, a City councillor.

  • Dec 9, 2015

Langley Family Christmas: Economical Pudding was true to its name but tasty

For Langley Township Councillor David Davis, Christmas means his mom's old fashioned pudding.

  • Dec 9, 2015

Harvesting a Christmas tree on Crown land

Free use permits are available for most areas of the province, good for one tree in designated areas of provincial forest

Gardening in Langley: Nibblers busy on topiary bush

Send questions to amarrison@shaw.ca. It helps if you include the name of your city or region.

  • Dec 2, 2015

Influenza vaccine now available in B.C.

H2N2 influenza cases already showing up around B.C., strains of influenza B expected to show up by February

Cooking in Langley: Chestnuts low in fat, high in fibre

Go to chefdez.com. Send questions to dez@chefdez.com or to P.O. Box 2674, Abbotsford, B.C. V2T 6R4

  • Nov 4, 2015

Gardening in Langley: Berries visible throughout the year

Send questions to Anne Marrison via amarrison@shaw.ca. It helps to include the region or city.

  • Nov 4, 2015

Gardening in Langley: Halloween and plants have a long history

Send gardening questions to amarrison@shaw.ca. It helps me if you let me know the name of your region or city.

  • Oct 28, 2015

Cooking in Langley: pomegranate flavour is fantastic

Chef Dez is a food columnist and culinary instructor in the Fraser Valley. Visit him at www.chefdez.com. Send questions to dez@chefdez.com

  • Oct 21, 2015

Langley’s Cranberry Festival a family tradition

Several people shared why they attended this year’s harvest fest in the historic Langley village on Saturday.

Custom bike up for auction at Langley shelter gala

A longtime supporter of the Langley Animal Protection Society created a custom bike.

Cooking in Langley: the secret to beurre blanc

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  • Oct 14, 2015

Gardening in Langley: Efforts now mean beautiful berries at Christmas

Anne Marrison is happy to answer gardening questions. Send them to amarrison@shaw.ca

  • Oct 14, 2015

Gardening in Langley: Popular plant has pungent power

Anne Marrison is happy to answer gardening questions. Send them to amarrison@shaw.ca

  • Oct 7, 2015

Langley encouraged to make clean sweep

There are two upcoming programs to help people tidy up.

Vegetarian soup is on!

A popular soup by Chef Dez has a vegetarian version.

  • Sep 30, 2015

Gardening in Langley: bulbs like summer off, too

Anne Marrison is happy to answer gardening questions. Send them to amarrison@shaw.ca. Include a city or zone.

  • Sep 23, 2015

Uncorking fun five years running at Langley festival

Cork and Keg is a popular beverage industry event.