Langford

Brian Nairn, marketing coordinator at Lighthouse Brewing in Esquimalt, said the Langford Beer Festival offers a good opportunity for people to try out many new beers. (Bailey Moreton/News Staff)

Breweries announced ahead of first-ever Langford Beer Festival

28 craft brewers to be serving up their unique beverages on July 16

 

Langford Coun. Lillian Szpak wants to see greater protections for trees during the development permit process. (Black Press Media file photo)

Langford councillor calls for tree protection in development permit process

Coun. Lillian Szpak called for a separate permit process for the removal of mature trees

 

Motorists will have to follow this detour Thursday and Friday as a section of Millstream Road will be closed overnight for construction work. (Courtesy City of Langford)

Millstream Road to close overnight Thursday, Friday in Langford

Detours in place for two nights of road closures

 

Langford city hall on Goldstream Avenue. (Black Press Media file photo)
Langford city hall on Goldstream Avenue. (Black Press Media file photo)
The design for the expanded Veterans Memorial Park in Langford. (Courtesy of City of Langford)

Langford buys Goldstream Masonic Lodge site to expand Veterans Memorial Park

Park expansion will see Aldwynd Road closed at Goldstream Avenue

The design for the expanded Veterans Memorial Park in Langford. (Courtesy of City of Langford)
Many cities across B.C. recorded the hottest days of their histories during the heat dome event that blanketed much of the Pacific Northwest at the end June 2021. (Black Press Media file photo)

Langford set to apply for extreme heat mapping funding

Funding would go to a CRD dashboard to help plan for future extreme heat events

Many cities across B.C. recorded the hottest days of their histories during the heat dome event that blanketed much of the Pacific Northwest at the end June 2021. (Black Press Media file photo)
An electric vehicle charging station on Goldstream Avenue in Langford. (Bailey Moreton/News Staff)

Langford mulling over 12 new EV charging stations

Six sites eyed for stations, which will be fully funded by a CRD grant

An electric vehicle charging station on Goldstream Avenue in Langford. (Bailey Moreton/News Staff)
The West Shore RCMP detachment in Langford. (Black Press Media file photo)

Fatal Langford crash under investigation

59-year-old driver dies after collision with parked industrial vehicle

The West Shore RCMP detachment in Langford. (Black Press Media file photo)
Gianni dos Santos of Pacific FC is tackled during the Canadian Champions match against York United at Starlight Stadium on May 24, 2022. Pacific FC failed to break down a physical York team. (Simon Fearn/Black Press Media)

PFC’s dos Santos picked for Cape Verde national team

The midfielder will play with the team against Ecuador on June 11

Gianni dos Santos of Pacific FC is tackled during the Canadian Champions match against York United at Starlight Stadium on May 24, 2022. Pacific FC failed to break down a physical York team. (Simon Fearn/Black Press Media)
Members of Pacific FC celebrate their win in the Canadian Premier League championship game, 1-0 over two-time defending champion Hamilton on Sunday in Hamilton. (Pacific FC/Facebook)

Pacific FC headed to the Caribbean for CONCACAF League game

The Canadian Premier League champions will face Jamaica’s Waterhouse FC in July and August

Members of Pacific FC celebrate their win in the Canadian Premier League championship game, 1-0 over two-time defending champion Hamilton on Sunday in Hamilton. (Pacific FC/Facebook)
Artem arrived in Langford on April 28 after fleeing the Donbas region of Ukraine, where fighting has been focused in recent weeks. (Bailey Moreton/News Staff)

‘I got a lot of help from kind people’: Ukrainian refugees settling in Langford

Artem said the help he’s received has been “brilliant”

Artem arrived in Langford on April 28 after fleeing the Donbas region of Ukraine, where fighting has been focused in recent weeks. (Bailey Moreton/News Staff)
A competitor navigates an obstacle Saturday during the Island Cup extreme 4x4 competition at the Westshore Motorsports Park. (Justin Samanski-Langille/News Staff)

Racetrack group looking at 4 options for a new home for Western Speedway

President of Westshore Motorsports Park racing group says priority is salvaging of equipment

A competitor navigates an obstacle Saturday during the Island Cup extreme 4x4 competition at the Westshore Motorsports Park. (Justin Samanski-Langille/News Staff)
A competitor navigates an obstacle Saturday during the Island Cup extreme 4x4 competition at the Westshore Motorsports Park. (Justin Samanski-Langille/News Staff)

Westshore Motorsports Park looking at 4 options for new home

President of racing group says priority is in organizing salvaging of equipment from current site

A competitor navigates an obstacle Saturday during the Island Cup extreme 4x4 competition at the Westshore Motorsports Park. (Justin Samanski-Langille/News Staff)
Langford Mayor Stew Young speaking at the announcement of his trip to Ukraine at Langford Fire Hall on June 8, 2022. He also announced plans to establish a sister city with a community in Ukraine. (Bailey Moreton/News Staff)

Langford Mayor Young going with team to Ukraine

Team observing humanitarian efforts, plans to establish sister city

Langford Mayor Stew Young speaking at the announcement of his trip to Ukraine at Langford Fire Hall on June 8, 2022. He also announced plans to establish a sister city with a community in Ukraine. (Bailey Moreton/News Staff)
The Sooke School District 62 office in Langford. (Justin Samanski-Langille/News Staff)

No set lunch period leaves kids suffering at Greater Victoria school: parent

Vanessa Taylor says her children can’t cope with a period split between lunch and instructional time

The Sooke School District 62 office in Langford. (Justin Samanski-Langille/News Staff)
The Sooke School District 62 sent out to an email to parents warning them their children could be prevented from enrolling in school if they regularly miss class to go to private learning during school hours. (Justin Samanski-Langille/News Staff)

Parents sending kids to private lessons during school hours risk future enrolment, SD62 says

School district said repeat absences becoming a problem among middle school students

The Sooke School District 62 sent out to an email to parents warning them their children could be prevented from enrolling in school if they regularly miss class to go to private learning during school hours. (Justin Samanski-Langille/News Staff)
Langford Mayor Stew Young on Feb. 12 at Starlight Stadium in Langford as the Toronto Arrows and LA Giltinis faced off in the first-ever MLR match played in B.C. (Black Press Media file photo)

Langford mayor ‘disappointed’ about sevens leaving, but looking to other events

Stew Young said the stadium expansion would be able to attract other large events

Langford Mayor Stew Young on Feb. 12 at Starlight Stadium in Langford as the Toronto Arrows and LA Giltinis faced off in the first-ever MLR match played in B.C. (Black Press Media file photo)
Pacific FC’s Josh Heard scored the equalizer against Ottawa but PFC quickly conceded to lose 2-1 in Ottawa. Pictured: Heard celebrates after scoring the team’s third goal against Valour FC on Sunday, April 17, 2022. (Simon Fearn/Special to Black Press)

Pacific FC lose tabletop clash against Ottawa

PFC’s comeback hopes were dashed late-on as Ottawa scored within 3 minutes of PFC equalizing

Pacific FC’s Josh Heard scored the equalizer against Ottawa but PFC quickly conceded to lose 2-1 in Ottawa. Pictured: Heard celebrates after scoring the team’s third goal against Valour FC on Sunday, April 17, 2022. (Simon Fearn/Special to Black Press)
A dancer performs at the Change-Makers Gathering Festival Saturday June 4, 2022 at Starlight Stadium in Langford. (Justin Samanski-Langille/News Staff)

PHOTOS: Indigenous knowledge shared at Change-Makers Gathering Festival in Langford

The festival saw drum making, cedar weaving, bannock, and more June 4

A dancer performs at the Change-Makers Gathering Festival Saturday June 4, 2022 at Starlight Stadium in Langford. (Justin Samanski-Langille/News Staff)
The engineer behind Danbrook One, now known as RidgeView Place, in Langford has been fined and stripped of his licence to practice as a professional engineer in B.C. over safety concerns in the building’s original design. (Black Press Media file photo)

Engineer behind Langford’s troubled Danbrook One building stripped of licence

Brian McClure must pay a total of $57,000 for failing to design the building to code

The engineer behind Danbrook One, now known as RidgeView Place, in Langford has been fined and stripped of his licence to practice as a professional engineer in B.C. over safety concerns in the building’s original design. (Black Press Media file photo)