City of Langford

Friday crash between a motorcycle and a vehicle snarls traffic on McCallum Road in Langford
Friday crash between a motorcycle and a vehicle snarls traffic on McCallum Road in Langford
A sign at the entrance of Goldstream Provincial Park reads “closed” as West Shore RCMP officers stand guard prohibiting the public from entering. (Contributed by Marilou Gagnon)

Province to help tent city and keep neighbourhood safe: Langford mayor

Province shares a plan for more modular housing for short-term stays

A sign at the entrance of Goldstream Provincial Park reads “closed” as West Shore RCMP officers stand guard prohibiting the public from entering. (Contributed by Marilou Gagnon)
Tawny Artel, manager of 2 Thumbs Up Video in Langford enjoys that people kids can still experience picking out a DVD from the video store. (Lindsey Horsting/News Gazette staff)

Video store in Langford shares secret to survival in the streaming age

Store manager, Tawny Artel, is happy kids can still pick out a movie in a store

Tawny Artel, manager of 2 Thumbs Up Video in Langford enjoys that people kids can still experience picking out a DVD from the video store. (Lindsey Horsting/News Gazette staff)
The City of Langford is currently working on bylaws for financing options for those who cannot afford to pay $15,000 outright to hook their sewer up to the City. Thinkstock photo.

Finance options on the table for city sewer hookups in Langford

Residents have just over one year to connect their homes to the City sewer at a cost of up to $20,000

The City of Langford is currently working on bylaws for financing options for those who cannot afford to pay $15,000 outright to hook their sewer up to the City. Thinkstock photo.
Work continues on DB Services’ Danbrook One Tower, an 11-storey, 90-unit development on Claude Road in Langford’s downtown core. (Rick Stiebel/News Gazette staff)

Langford’s residential rental boom tied to interest rates, says developer

A few percentage points could change landscape quickly

Work continues on DB Services’ Danbrook One Tower, an 11-storey, 90-unit development on Claude Road in Langford’s downtown core. (Rick Stiebel/News Gazette staff)
Construction on the Leigh Road connector is expected to be finished by mid-November. (Lindsey Horsting/News Gazette staff)

Completion of Leigh Road connector postponed to mid-November

The project initially was to be completed in August

Construction on the Leigh Road connector is expected to be finished by mid-November. (Lindsey Horsting/News Gazette staff)
Langford Show and Shine ‘best we’ve ever had,’ say organizers

Langford Show and Shine ‘best we’ve ever had,’ say organizers

More than 1,000 people showed up to annual event

Langford Show and Shine ‘best we’ve ever had,’ say organizers
Langford teacher nominated for prestigious award

Langford teacher nominated for prestigious award

Tony Sansom felt very ‘honoured’ to be recognized

Langford teacher nominated for prestigious award
John Fleury’s ‘39 Ford is one of many cars that will be on display as part of the annual Langford Show and Shine on Sunday, Aug. 19 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. (Contributed photo)

Car fanatics get set for Langford’s Show and Shine

Hundreds of cars to line downtown streets Sunday

John Fleury’s ‘39 Ford is one of many cars that will be on display as part of the annual Langford Show and Shine on Sunday, Aug. 19 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. (Contributed photo)
John Cardilicchia (left), Rebels’ special teams coach, Charly, Rebels’ head coach, and Isaiah, Rebels’ slotback and wide receiver, represent three generations of the Cardilicchia name on the Westshore Rebels. (Lindsey Horsting/News Gazette staff)

Three generations: Football is life for Cardilicchia trio

John Cardilicchia has coached his son and now his grandson with the Westshore Rebels

John Cardilicchia (left), Rebels’ special teams coach, Charly, Rebels’ head coach, and Isaiah, Rebels’ slotback and wide receiver, represent three generations of the Cardilicchia name on the Westshore Rebels. (Lindsey Horsting/News Gazette staff)
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Emergency crews respond to incident in Goldstream Provincial Park

Delays in both directions on the Trans-Canada Highway in Langford

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Langford Lake main beach closed due to poor water quality

Langford Lake main beach closed due to poor water quality

High levels of E. coli detected in sampling

Langford Lake main beach closed due to poor water quality
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Langford already feeling effects of proposed speculation tax

Mayor Stew Young fears tax will trigger another economic downturn

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Elkhorn Ridge performs at Veterans Memorial Park, as part of Langford’s Music in the Park series last year. This year’s series kicks off on Sunday, July 8 from 2 to 4 p.m.                                 (Kendra Wong                                /News Gazette staff)

Music to fill the air in Langford’s downtown core

Annual series runs July 8 to Aug. 28

Elkhorn Ridge performs at Veterans Memorial Park, as part of Langford’s Music in the Park series last year. This year’s series kicks off on Sunday, July 8 from 2 to 4 p.m.                                 (Kendra Wong                                /News Gazette staff)
Mayor Stew Young, sporting his red Canada sweatshirt, gets ready to head out onto the course at the Westin Bear Mountain Golf Resort and Spa for the annual City of Langford Mayor’s Charity Golf Tournament. This year’s event takes place on Aug. 30 and the deadline to register is July 13.                                 (Gazette file photo)

Charity golf tournament looks to celebrate Langford in a big way

Both courses to be used at Bear Mountain so no one gets turned away

Mayor Stew Young, sporting his red Canada sweatshirt, gets ready to head out onto the course at the Westin Bear Mountain Golf Resort and Spa for the annual City of Langford Mayor’s Charity Golf Tournament. This year’s event takes place on Aug. 30 and the deadline to register is July 13.                                 (Gazette file photo)
Langford Lake Road and Alouette Drive can be a dangerous intersection, according to Westhills residents. Alouette Drive is a narrow roadway, with street parking on one side and limited visibility. (Lindsey Horsting/News Gazette staff)

Speeding, dangerous driving a concern for some Westhills residents

Parked vehicles hit twice outside one resident’s home

Langford Lake Road and Alouette Drive can be a dangerous intersection, according to Westhills residents. Alouette Drive is a narrow roadway, with street parking on one side and limited visibility. (Lindsey Horsting/News Gazette staff)
Westhills Stadium (Lindsey Horsting/News Gazette staff)

Langford CPL team a one touch pass away from being a done deal

Hydro pole won’t be moved before inaugural season

Westhills Stadium (Lindsey Horsting/News Gazette staff)
New one-way access to Peatt Road from Larkhall Road in Langford

New one-way access to Peatt Road from Larkhall Road in Langford

City of Langford asking residents to use caution in the roundabout on Peatt Road

New one-way access to Peatt Road from Larkhall Road in Langford
Tradespeople, students and others taking advantage of new Airbnb hotel in Langford

Tradespeople, students and others taking advantage of new Airbnb hotel in Langford

Local developer saw a demand for short-term rentals

  • Jun 14, 2018
Tradespeople, students and others taking advantage of new Airbnb hotel in Langford
Fred Gallichen (left), owner of Memories Antiques at the Trading Post, and Kristina Ellard, sales and media manager at General Salvage, stand in the middle of Jacklin Road where construction has been going on since February for the Jacklin/Jenkins roads project. The two say their businesses have taken a hit since 
construction started.                                 (Lindsey Horsting                                /News Gazette staff)

Businesses take a hit due to the construction on Jacklin Road

One business owner hopes construction will pay off in the long run

Fred Gallichen (left), owner of Memories Antiques at the Trading Post, and Kristina Ellard, sales and media manager at General Salvage, stand in the middle of Jacklin Road where construction has been going on since February for the Jacklin/Jenkins roads project. The two say their businesses have taken a hit since 
construction started.                                 (Lindsey Horsting                                /News Gazette staff)