Opinion

Painful Truth: Fellow citizens in Langley need our support

The supportive housing plan is one piece in building people back up.

Odd Thoughts: As much fat as you can swallow

The average person packs on the pounds during the holidays.

  • Dec 12, 2018
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LETTER: Rising sun flag in Langley classroom has historical baggage.

Historical events can have an effect on present day decisions.

  • Dec 10, 2018

LETTER: Don’t flood Canada with illegals

Langley letter writer Dean Clark opposes Justin Trudeau’s plan for a ‘flood’ of migrants.

  • Dec 9, 2018

Letter: Nation built by immigrants

MP John Aldag pushed back against criticism of PM Justin Trudeau.

  • Dec 8, 2018

LETTER: We have one chance, let’s get it right

Council can and should learn from past mistakes when planning development of Brookswood/Fernridge.

  • Dec 6, 2018

Painful Truth: Social media a miserable experience in the professional trenches

The weird incentives that mean Facebook doesn’t care about its own users.

Our View: Recall rules needed for local leaders

There’s no way for the public to remove a councillor or mayor between elections.

  • Dec 6, 2018

If you’re going to pull Baby It’s Cold Outside, pull these songs too, B.C. man writes

Parksville resident Bernie Smith points to other offensive holiday tunes

  • Dec 5, 2018

Odd Thoughts: Joy interpreted through muted colour

Langley Advance columnist hopes the Christmas lights illuminate the first time they are plugged in.

  • Dec 5, 2018

LETTER: Word of impending tree removal bylaw has unintended consequence, writer says

Property owners are ‘rushing to cut healthy, beautiful, very old conifers’

  • Dec 3, 2018

LETTER: Langley wildlife rehab shelter staff shocked by raccoon’s abuse

Critter Care tried to save a young female raccoon that had been deliberately hurt.

  • Dec 2, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: The art of announcing things you haven’t done yet

Clinging to power, John Horgan and Andrew Weaver imagine a dynasty

Letter: Biking had many benefits

An avid cyclist sets out the benefits of cycling for people and communities.

  • Nov 30, 2018

Painful Truth: Housing crash might proceed in slow motion

It took years for previous housing crashes to settle out in the past.

Our View: No reason for wall of denial on legislature accusations

The public deserves at least the bare outline of what started the investigation.

  • Nov 29, 2018

Odd Thoughts: Trade rakes for bailing buckets

Langley columnist Bob Groeneveld says denying climate change won’t keep the water from rising.

  • Nov 28, 2018

LETTER: Kettles are fun way to make a difference in our community

A Langley bell ringer encourages others to volunteer for the Salvation Army annual Christmas drive.

  • Nov 26, 2018

LETTER: As the deadline approaches, more locals are speaking to referendum

There’s still time to cast a vote for or against proportional representation in B.C.

  • Nov 26, 2018