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Haven Kitch + Bar Langley is a family owned restaurant, which posted about the stolen taxidermy bunny butt on their Instagram channel. The post went viral and a number of people are asking the staff to release the video of the bunny bandit. (Special to Langley Advance Times)

Stolen bunny butt in Langley leads to viral post

Restaurant has given ultimatum to the rabbit bandit

Haven Kitch + Bar Langley is a family owned restaurant, which posted about the stolen taxidermy bunny butt on their Instagram channel. The post went viral and a number of people are asking the staff to release the video of the bunny bandit. (Special to Langley Advance Times)
Grade 7 student Riley Campbell has raised $1,300 selling cookies to help soon-to-arrive Ukrainian refugees. (Tanmay Ahluwalia/Langley Advance Times)

VIDEO: A Maple Ridge group helping Ukrainian refugees to get $1,300 from a Grade 7 girl

The local group is called Ridge Meadows Ukrainian Welcoming Committee

Grade 7 student Riley Campbell has raised $1,300 selling cookies to help soon-to-arrive Ukrainian refugees. (Tanmay Ahluwalia/Langley Advance Times)
Chef Trevor Randle along with culinary arts students will serve a four-course gourmet meal to guests. (Special to Langley Advance Times)

Classroom agriculture program holding 30th anniversary party in Maple Ridge

Fundraiser is a celebration of its work teaching children where their food comes from

Chef Trevor Randle along with culinary arts students will serve a four-course gourmet meal to guests. (Special to Langley Advance Times)
Lisa Beare, minister of citizens’ services and MLA for Maple Ridge-Pitt Meadows, presented the award to Lori Girard through an online ceremony. She praised Girard for taking the initiatives. (Video screen capture)

Pitt Meadows resident among 2021 Medal of Good Citizenship recipients

Minister of Citizens’ Services presented the award

Lisa Beare, minister of citizens’ services and MLA for Maple Ridge-Pitt Meadows, presented the award to Lori Girard through an online ceremony. She praised Girard for taking the initiatives. (Video screen capture)
Goaltender Madison Fox plays hockey for Alberta’s Red Deer Polytechnic Queens hockey team. She was recently named Player of the Week. (Special to Langley Advance Times)

Maple Ridge athlete announced Alberta Player of the Week

Nursing student plays on post-seocndary hockey team in Red Deer

Goaltender Madison Fox plays hockey for Alberta’s Red Deer Polytechnic Queens hockey team. She was recently named Player of the Week. (Special to Langley Advance Times)
Ridge Meadows Recycling Society’s executive director Kim Day and supervisor Lorne Skoropada received honours on Wednesday, March 23. The society was ranked the second best oil recycling facility in the province. (Special to The News)

Ridge Meadows oil recyclers amongst top in the province

Ranked second, the local recycling society was honoured by BC Used Oil Management Association

Ridge Meadows Recycling Society’s executive director Kim Day and supervisor Lorne Skoropada received honours on Wednesday, March 23. The society was ranked the second best oil recycling facility in the province. (Special to The News)
Ron Mcmyn is the co-owner of Big Valley Heating and Sheet Metal. He runs the shop with his cousin Marlow Kirkwood. The founding owners are two cousins who grew up in Pitt Meadows. (Special to Langley Advance Times)

HVAC service providers seeing sudden surge in demand

Industry is competing for employees

Ron Mcmyn is the co-owner of Big Valley Heating and Sheet Metal. He runs the shop with his cousin Marlow Kirkwood. The founding owners are two cousins who grew up in Pitt Meadows. (Special to Langley Advance Times)
The Langley Cineplex will screen the movie, The Guide to support and raise funds for Ukraine relief efforts. (Langley Advance Times Files)

Special screening of Ukraine movie in Langley to support relief efforts

More than 30 Cineplex theatres across country to participate

The Langley Cineplex will screen the movie, The Guide to support and raise funds for Ukraine relief efforts. (Langley Advance Times Files)
The local interfaith group celebrates festivals throughout the year from all around the world. (Special to Langley Advance Times)
The local interfaith group celebrates festivals throughout the year from all around the world. (Special to Langley Advance Times)
Vancouver Giants secured a 3-2 victory over the Tri-City Americans on Friday night in Kennewick, Washington. The win moved the Giants to sixth place in the Western Conference playoff standings. (Doug Love/Special to Langley Advance Times)

Giants secure a 3-2 road victory Friday in the tri-cities

They have moved to sixth place in the Western Conference playoff standings

Vancouver Giants secured a 3-2 victory over the Tri-City Americans on Friday night in Kennewick, Washington. The win moved the Giants to sixth place in the Western Conference playoff standings. (Doug Love/Special to Langley Advance Times)
Langley Secondary students protested outside the school building against SD 35’s code of conduct on sexual assault cases in school. (Tanmay Ahluwalia/Langley Advance Times)

B.C. students protest school district’s sexual violence policy

They want the conduct of conduct for sexual violence cases to be changed

Langley Secondary students protested outside the school building against SD 35’s code of conduct on sexual assault cases in school. (Tanmay Ahluwalia/Langley Advance Times)
Brad Tones is the founder and executive director of PLAY Society. The Maple Ridge resident is also the producer of the musical comedy. (Special to Langley Advance Times)

Maple Ridge boy portrays Shrek in upcoming musical production

Shrek the Musical Jr. is being staged by a theatrical society based on Fort Langley

Brad Tones is the founder and executive director of PLAY Society. The Maple Ridge resident is also the producer of the musical comedy. (Special to Langley Advance Times)
Claudia and Craig Storer are the owners of Maple Ridge’s Hansel and Gretel Bakery. The local shop is participating in the Canuck Place Cookie program by donating 75 per cent of proceeds from the sale of Canuck Place cookies. (Special to Langley Advance Times)

Maple Ridge bakery to raise funds for Canuck Place Children’s Hospice

Donation will help patients receive music thearpy, counselling, and more services

Claudia and Craig Storer are the owners of Maple Ridge’s Hansel and Gretel Bakery. The local shop is participating in the Canuck Place Cookie program by donating 75 per cent of proceeds from the sale of Canuck Place cookies. (Special to Langley Advance Times)
Critter Care was notified about the injured beaver at 4:45 p.m. on Feb. 9. The society dispatched a rescue team immediately and spent more than four hours on site. The beaver died on the morning of Feb. 11 as the fuel had ingested into her skin. (Special to Langley Advance Times)

Diesel-soaked beaver dies despite rescue effort by Langley’s Critter Care

Her eyes and ears were seriously injured, fur was damaged and raw

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Critter Care was notified about the injured beaver at 4:45 p.m. on Feb. 9. The society dispatched a rescue team immediately and spent more than four hours on site. The beaver died on the morning of Feb. 11 as the fuel had ingested into her skin. (Special to Langley Advance Times)
The Choirboy and the Bellydancer is a memoir written by Christine Potter. It is a love story of the Fort Langley couple who met in the U.K as teenagers and moved to Canada in late ‘90s.

Choir boy and belly dancer settle in B.C. after roller coaster love story

Christine and Christopher met as teens in the United Kingdom

The Choirboy and the Bellydancer is a memoir written by Christine Potter. It is a love story of the Fort Langley couple who met in the U.K as teenagers and moved to Canada in late ‘90s.
Hi-Five Chicken’s executive team Milind Palashetkar, Suraj Sharma, Mono Moitra celebrating launching of new franchise in Maple Ridge. (Special to Maple Ridge News)

B.C.-based chicken restaurant comes to Maple Ridge

Hi-Five Chicken adding six locations to its current four restaurants in the Lower Mainland

Hi-Five Chicken’s executive team Milind Palashetkar, Suraj Sharma, Mono Moitra celebrating launching of new franchise in Maple Ridge. (Special to Maple Ridge News)
Dog tags help the city identify and reunite dogs with rightful owners. (The News files)

Pitt Meadows residents can save money on dog licence if applied before Jan. 31

Municipal bylaw requires that all dogs six months or older must be licensed

Dog tags help the city identify and reunite dogs with rightful owners. (The News files)
Recycle BC is bringing in a deposit system for milk and milk-alternative containers. (Recycle BC art)

Pitt Meadows residents have more options for empty milk containers

Most milk containers now eligible for a refund, including those for non-dairy milks

Recycle BC is bringing in a deposit system for milk and milk-alternative containers. (Recycle BC art)
According to Krista Shaw of BC SPCA, dog tags help their team reunite dogs with their rightful owners in case of mishaps. (Maple Ridge News files) 

Maple Ridge dog owners can get discounted rate if they license by Monday

City bylaw requires owners to have their dogs licensed

According to Krista Shaw of BC SPCA, dog tags help their team reunite dogs with their rightful owners in case of mishaps. (Maple Ridge News files) 
Lee Brandt, A Langley-based crane operator who grew up in Milner will make his television show debut with History TV Canada’s new series, Lost Car Rescue. (Special to Langley Advance Times)

Crane, planes and automobiles star in History Network’s Lost Car Rescue

Rescuing classic cars requires more than a love for the classics and…

Lee Brandt, A Langley-based crane operator who grew up in Milner will make his television show debut with History TV Canada’s new series, Lost Car Rescue. (Special to Langley Advance Times)