Langford

A rendering of the new proposed post-disaster building for CREST in Langford. (Courtesy of CREST)

CREST lays out plan for new consolidated building in Langford

Aim to have all functions together, create a ‘disaster and seismically safe,’ GM says

A rendering of the new proposed post-disaster building for CREST in Langford. (Courtesy of CREST)
Alberta YouTuber Steve Wallis recently made a video of him “stealth camping” in a Langford roundabout, which has been viewed more than 677,000 since being posted April 7. (Screenshot courtesy of Steve Wallis/YouTube)

YouTuber finds stealth camping nirvana in Langford roundabout

Steve Wallis’ video of adventure viewed more than 675,000 times since April 7 post

Alberta YouTuber Steve Wallis recently made a video of him “stealth camping” in a Langford roundabout, which has been viewed more than 677,000 since being posted April 7. (Screenshot courtesy of Steve Wallis/YouTube)
Christine Sinclair taking in the atmosphere during a pre-game ceremony recognizing the gold-medal winning team, at Starlight Stadium on April 11. (Sheldon Mack/Pacific FC)

Canada ties thriller with Nigeria in Langford

Canada’s women’s soccer team makes gold medal tour stop in Langford

Christine Sinclair taking in the atmosphere during a pre-game ceremony recognizing the gold-medal winning team, at Starlight Stadium on April 11. (Sheldon Mack/Pacific FC)
The West Shore RCMP detachment in Langford. (Justin Samanski-Langille/News Staff)

West Shore RCMP arrests Colwood woman with 7 outstanding warrants

Woman treated in hospital for potential overdose prior to arrest

The West Shore RCMP detachment in Langford. (Justin Samanski-Langille/News Staff)
A pair of under-construction water reservoirs caught the eyes of curious residents in Langford recently, with speculations as to their true purpose ranging from an indoor soccer field to an alien landing site. (Justin Samanski-Langille/News Staff)

Alien landing site or water reservoir? Langford domes spark social media curiosity

Twin structures will in future link into Westhills subdivision’s water system

A pair of under-construction water reservoirs caught the eyes of curious residents in Langford recently, with speculations as to their true purpose ranging from an indoor soccer field to an alien landing site. (Justin Samanski-Langille/News Staff)
The resident of this demolished mobile home in Langford was taken to hospital with serious injuries, after being pinned in her chair when the trees came down on her roof in Monday night’s windstorm. (Photo by Tomo Vranjes)

Langford woman rushed to hospital after tree crashes through roof of her home

Heavy winds brought down tree Monday at Hidden Valley Mobile Home Park

The resident of this demolished mobile home in Langford was taken to hospital with serious injuries, after being pinned in her chair when the trees came down on her roof in Monday night’s windstorm. (Photo by Tomo Vranjes)
Retired RCMP officer Kathy Rochlitz and Insp. Steve Rose lay flowers at the plaque commemorating Const. Sarah Beckett at a memorial outside West Shore RCMP on April 5, six years after she was killed in the line of duty. (Bailey Moreton/News Staff)

Memorial held in Langford on 6th anniversary of Const. Sarah Beckett’s death

Popular West Shore RCMP officer was killed in the line of duty in 2016

Retired RCMP officer Kathy Rochlitz and Insp. Steve Rose lay flowers at the plaque commemorating Const. Sarah Beckett at a memorial outside West Shore RCMP on April 5, six years after she was killed in the line of duty. (Bailey Moreton/News Staff)
Al LeQuesne is being remembered as a loving father, husband and grandfather who was dedicated to serving and protecting the City of Langford as fire Chief after his death at the age of 86. (Photo Courtesy of Dave LeQuesne)

Al LeQuesne’s funeral service to be held April 9

Service is being held at the Colwood Pentecostal Church at 1:30 p.m

Al LeQuesne is being remembered as a loving father, husband and grandfather who was dedicated to serving and protecting the City of Langford as fire Chief after his death at the age of 86. (Photo Courtesy of Dave LeQuesne)
Langford Fire Rescue Chief Chris Aubrey talks about the Langford Supports Ukraine initiative during a fundraiser announcement Monday. (Bailey Moreton/News Staff)

Langford Supports Ukraine campaign launched, new goal set to raise $50,000

City, fire department, raising money to support Ukrainian refugees

Langford Fire Rescue Chief Chris Aubrey talks about the Langford Supports Ukraine initiative during a fundraiser announcement Monday. (Bailey Moreton/News Staff)
The house on 528 Goldstream Ave. is among the properties for which Langford council is currently considering rezoning applications. (Bailey Moreton/News Staff)

Multiple six-storey towers on the agenda in Langford

The developments would add more than 370 residential units

The house on 528 Goldstream Ave. is among the properties for which Langford council is currently considering rezoning applications. (Bailey Moreton/News Staff)
Colour party members stand in front of the cenotaph during the 2021 Remembrance Day ceremony in Langford. Royal Canadian Legion Branch 91 is in need of volunteers to form colour parties for other ceremonies throughout the year. (Black Press Media file photo)

West Shore legion seeks volunteers for colour parties

Lack of volunteers limiting branch’s ability to parade

Colour party members stand in front of the cenotaph during the 2021 Remembrance Day ceremony in Langford. Royal Canadian Legion Branch 91 is in need of volunteers to form colour parties for other ceremonies throughout the year. (Black Press Media file photo)
A rendering of the proposed townhouse development at 2621 Sooke Rd. and 3260 Jacklin Rd. (Courtesy of Abstract Developments)

92-unit Langford townhouse development heading to public hearing

Heavily treed area between Jacklin and Sooke roads the subject of rezoning application

A rendering of the proposed townhouse development at 2621 Sooke Rd. and 3260 Jacklin Rd. (Courtesy of Abstract Developments)
Two vehicles seen in a collision near Island Highway and Six Mile Road, March 28. (Black Press Media)
Two vehicles seen in a collision near Island Highway and Six Mile Road, March 28. (Black Press Media)
A competitor navigates an obstacle with the help of a spotter Saturday during the Island Cup extreme 4x4 competition at the Westshore Motorsports Park. (Justin Samanski-Langille/News Staff)

PHOTOS: Island Cup 4×4 competition brings mud and rocks to Westshore Motorsports Park

Custom vehicles competed by driving over extreme obstacles Saturday and Sunday

A competitor navigates an obstacle with the help of a spotter Saturday during the Island Cup extreme 4x4 competition at the Westshore Motorsports Park. (Justin Samanski-Langille/News Staff)
Langford has chosen five city staff members to serve as election officers for the upcoming municipal election in October. the upcoming municipal election. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Chris Young)

Langford names staffers as municipal election officers

Marie Watmough will be chief election officer for the Oct. 15 vote

Langford has chosen five city staff members to serve as election officers for the upcoming municipal election in October. the upcoming municipal election. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Chris Young)
Andrea Martin has been left feeling unsafe in her Langford home after items were damaged overnight by vandals, including several flower pots that were knocked over. (Justin Samanski-Langille/News Staff)

‘I am scared at night’: Langford senior worries about safety after home vandalized

Glen Lake Road resident finds lawn decorations, garden planters damaged in her front yard

Andrea Martin has been left feeling unsafe in her Langford home after items were damaged overnight by vandals, including several flower pots that were knocked over. (Justin Samanski-Langille/News Staff)
Police arrested a suspect after receiving a gun complaint in the area of the Westshore Town Centre. (Black Press Media file photo)

Suspect arrested after gun complaint near Langford mall

West Shore RCMP arrests suspect within five minutes

Police arrested a suspect after receiving a gun complaint in the area of the Westshore Town Centre. (Black Press Media file photo)
Langford council is close to approving an overall drop in the amount of fees related to park acquisition and park improvements that are charged to developers of new building projects. (Black Press Media file photo)

Langford set to reduce developer charges relating to parkland in city

Fees to drop over 50 per cent for multi-family developments, rise slightly for single-family homes

Langford council is close to approving an overall drop in the amount of fees related to park acquisition and park improvements that are charged to developers of new building projects. (Black Press Media file photo)
Langford city hall on Goldstream Avenue began welcoming 10 members of the public during council meetings as of March 7. (Bailey Moreton/News Staff)

Langford reopens council chambers to public

Only 10 members of the public will be able to attend to start

Langford city hall on Goldstream Avenue began welcoming 10 members of the public during council meetings as of March 7. (Bailey Moreton/News Staff)
Lakewood elementary students Keely Paty and Sophia Lynch stack a box onto a cart. (Bailey Moreton/News Staff)

PHOTOS: Caring students in Langford organize food drive for spring break

Lakewood Elementary gathers up thousands of items to donate to Goldstream Food Bank

Lakewood elementary students Keely Paty and Sophia Lynch stack a box onto a cart. (Bailey Moreton/News Staff)