City of Langford

This home at 2621 Sooke Rd. is assessed at almost $1.7 million. (Photo by Shannon Ireland)

Throw Back Thursday: Forgotten gem worth nearly $2 million in Langford

An old home on Sooke Road has been getting some attention but not because of its price tag

This home at 2621 Sooke Rd. is assessed at almost $1.7 million. (Photo by Shannon Ireland)
Jacklin Road from Jenkins to Divsion avenues will be closed for road improvements beginning Tuesday, Feb. 13 for four months. Traffic will be detoured on Division Avenue (above), a new road that will run through the Belmont Market development. (Kendra Wong/News Gazette staff)

Portion of Jacklin Road in Langford to close beginning this week

Traffic will be rerouted on a new road called Division Avenue

Jacklin Road from Jenkins to Divsion avenues will be closed for road improvements beginning Tuesday, Feb. 13 for four months. Traffic will be detoured on Division Avenue (above), a new road that will run through the Belmont Market development. (Kendra Wong/News Gazette staff)
The redevelopment of the Pacifica Housing complex at Oak Park on Goldstream Avenue includes a four-storey building in the first phase. (Courtesy Pacifica Housing)

Province provides funding for Oak Park redevelopment

Langford is contributing approximately $1.3 million to the project

The redevelopment of the Pacifica Housing complex at Oak Park on Goldstream Avenue includes a four-storey building in the first phase. (Courtesy Pacifica Housing)
Crash near Goldstream snarls morning commute

Crash near Goldstream snarls morning commute

Traffic moving normally on the Trans-Canada Highway

Crash near Goldstream snarls morning commute
Langford’s journey from ‘Dogpatch’ to fastest growing city

Langford’s journey from ‘Dogpatch’ to fastest growing city

Council rolls out the red carpet for business

Langford’s journey from ‘Dogpatch’ to fastest growing city
(From left) Langford Coun. Winnie Sifert, Coun. Roger Wade, Coun. Matt Sahlstrom, Coun. Lillian Szpak, Royal Roads director Dale Gann, Coun. Denise Blackwell and Coun. Lanny Seaton watch as Mayor Stew Young (centre) signs a memorandum of understanding between the City of Langford and Royal Roads University. (Katherine Engqvist/News Gazette staff)

Langford, Royal Roads partner to keep talent on the West Shore

MOU will target talent creation, retention and attraction with official partnership

(From left) Langford Coun. Winnie Sifert, Coun. Roger Wade, Coun. Matt Sahlstrom, Coun. Lillian Szpak, Royal Roads director Dale Gann, Coun. Denise Blackwell and Coun. Lanny Seaton watch as Mayor Stew Young (centre) signs a memorandum of understanding between the City of Langford and Royal Roads University. (Katherine Engqvist/News Gazette staff)
Cars wait at a red light on the Millstream overpass, some waiting to turn left onto the Trans-Canada Highway. (Kendra Wong/News Gazette staff)

Upgrades to Millstream overpass to begin Feb. 1

Project includes addition of left hand turn lane onto highway to Victoria

Cars wait at a red light on the Millstream overpass, some waiting to turn left onto the Trans-Canada Highway. (Kendra Wong/News Gazette staff)
The City of Langford did not make the shortlist of cities to potential host a second North American Amazon headquarters. (File photo)

Langford loses bid to host Amazon HQ2

Mayor hopes to attract more tech jobs to city

The City of Langford did not make the shortlist of cities to potential host a second North American Amazon headquarters. (File photo)
Horgan indicates Highway 14 improvements coming soon

Horgan indicates Highway 14 improvements coming soon

Premier says looming announcement part of much more coming for south coast connector

Horgan indicates Highway 14 improvements coming soon
Smell of pot plants sparks social media debate

Smell of pot plants sparks social media debate

A noticeable smell on Sooke Road has caught the attention of residents

Smell of pot plants sparks social media debate
West Shore RCMP seeking bikes stolen from Langford condo

West Shore RCMP seeking bikes stolen from Langford condo

Public asked to keep an eye out for three bicycles

West Shore RCMP seeking bikes stolen from Langford condo