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VIDEO: Piglets take over Aldergrove animal sanctuary

VIDEO: Piglets take over Aldergrove animal sanctuary

Two pot-bellied pigs and five piglets are stretching the Happy Herd sanctuary to its limits.

VIDEO: Piglets take over Aldergrove animal sanctuary
Vancouver-based Jewish groups bring the party to Langley park

Vancouver-based Jewish groups bring the party to Langley park

A fun, family-oriented gathering in Douglas Park was to spotlight local Jewish organizations.

Vancouver-based Jewish groups bring the party to Langley park
Langley and Whonnock sites for First Nations summer walking tours

Langley and Whonnock sites for First Nations summer walking tours

The public is invited to free walking tours that spotlight local First Nations history and culture.

Langley and Whonnock sites for First Nations summer walking tours
Iris Mooney lived in Langley for more than 70 years, involved in health care and the community. (Langley Advance files)

Iris Mooney brought more than 20,000 Langley babies into the world

Iris Mooney died July 19 and will be honoured in late August with a celebration of life.

Iris Mooney lived in Langley for more than 70 years, involved in health care and the community. (Langley Advance files)
(Heather Colpitts/Langley Advance) Ian Newby, of International Movie Services, collects vintage military machinery and other items often used in movies. Doreen Newby was a hippy when she met him and they’ve been married 35 years. They had items on display at the Aldergrove Fair on Saturday.

Groovy, man, the Aldergrove Fair is this weekend

The Aldergrove Fair includes activities to interest all members of the family.

(Heather Colpitts/Langley Advance) Ian Newby, of International Movie Services, collects vintage military machinery and other items often used in movies. Doreen Newby was a hippy when she met him and they’ve been married 35 years. They had items on display at the Aldergrove Fair on Saturday.
(Heather Colpitts/Langley Advance)                                The Legendary Water Fight was July 15 at the Al Anderson Memorial Pool in Langley City.

Langley City Fire Rescue crew do battle of a soggy sort

The Legendary Water Fight is an annual Langley City event, pitting firefighters against the kids.

(Heather Colpitts/Langley Advance)                                The Legendary Water Fight was July 15 at the Al Anderson Memorial Pool in Langley City.
(Heather Colpitts/Langley Advance)                                Lucy Willis came down from the Cache Creek area with her family and their farm animals to get away from the wildfire threat. The family’s pet goat, Neville, road down on the children’s laps.

VIDEO: Langley horse breeder takes in farm families and their animals

A northeast Clayton horse transport company has brought farm animals down from the fire zones.

(Heather Colpitts/Langley Advance)                                Lucy Willis came down from the Cache Creek area with her family and their farm animals to get away from the wildfire threat. The family’s pet goat, Neville, road down on the children’s laps.
Langley Township Mayor Jack Froese spoke briefly at the March 29 announcement

Langley’s stretch of the freeway will become six lanes wide

The $235.5-million project covers a stretch of the Trans-Canada Highway from 216th to 264th Streets.

Langley Township Mayor Jack Froese spoke briefly at the March 29 announcement