Langford

1961 Jaguar Roadster is Classic Car Heaven

1961 Jaguar Roadster is Classic Car Heaven

Realtor David Moisik finds West Shore roads perfect for cruising

  • Jan 24, 2019
1961 Jaguar Roadster is Classic Car Heaven
(Twitter/BC Transportation)
(Twitter/BC Transportation)
Chase Doucette, 10, holds up a bag of warm apparel that he collected. Doucette will be giving out gift bags with scarves, toques, blankets and Tim Hortons gift cards to homeless people on Dec. 22. (Shalu Mehta/News Staff)

Langford youth’s campaign to give back will now involve Mustard Seed

Chase Doucette will be giving out gift bags to the homeless on Dec. 22

Chase Doucette, 10, holds up a bag of warm apparel that he collected. Doucette will be giving out gift bags with scarves, toques, blankets and Tim Hortons gift cards to homeless people on Dec. 22. (Shalu Mehta/News Staff)
The first phase of a development at the corner of Treanor Avenue and Millstream Road will include a Starbucks, Dairy Queen and Great Canadian Oil Change. (Rick Stiebel/News staff)

Cluster of convenience coming to Millstream and Treanor in Langford

Residential and commercial development to be completed in three phases

  • Dec 11, 2018
The first phase of a development at the corner of Treanor Avenue and Millstream Road will include a Starbucks, Dairy Queen and Great Canadian Oil Change. (Rick Stiebel/News staff)
A funding announcement for Indigenous housing across B.C. was made Saturday at Katzie First Nation reserve in Pitt Meadows. (Contributed)

More housing for Indigenous peoples coming to Langford, Colwood

M’akola Housing Society, Vancouver Aboriginal Land Trust to receive capital funding

  • Nov 26, 2018
A funding announcement for Indigenous housing across B.C. was made Saturday at Katzie First Nation reserve in Pitt Meadows. (Contributed)
Langford Legion president Norm Scott said he will always remember those who fought for freedom in Canada. (Goldstream Gazette file photo)

Langford Legion’s poppy campaign to help community, keep Remembrance Day traditions alive

Langford Legion’s president said he thinks the importance of Remembrance Day is disappearing.

Langford Legion president Norm Scott said he will always remember those who fought for freedom in Canada. (Goldstream Gazette file photo)
Langford’s City Hall, located at 877 Goldstream Ave. (Gazette file photo)

Langford mayor talks infrastructure, business and cannabis

Stew Young has been mayor of the City of Langford for 25 years

Langford’s City Hall, located at 877 Goldstream Ave. (Gazette file photo)
Cultivating Classic Cars with Langford Mayor Stew Young

Cultivating Classic Cars with Langford Mayor Stew Young

Vancouver Island politician collects and restores automobiles and boats

  • Oct 30, 2018
Cultivating Classic Cars with Langford Mayor Stew Young
Esquimalt-Metchosin MLA Mitzi Dean (left) sits on a patient table at the new Westshore Urgent Primary Care Centre in Langford, alongside Health Minister Adrian Dix, B.C. Premier John Horgan and Judy Darcy, Minister of Mental Health and Addictions. (Lindsey Horsting/News staff)

Province announces new urgent care centre in Langford

New centre will provide approximately 5,300 residents with a family doctor

Esquimalt-Metchosin MLA Mitzi Dean (left) sits on a patient table at the new Westshore Urgent Primary Care Centre in Langford, alongside Health Minister Adrian Dix, B.C. Premier John Horgan and Judy Darcy, Minister of Mental Health and Addictions. (Lindsey Horsting/News staff)
Students from Wishart Elementary School joined representatives from the City of Colwood, staff and members of the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 91 at City Hall on Friday for the launch of the 2018 poppy campaigns. Students had some thoughtful questions for the veterans, asking how old they were when they joined the military, what it was like to be in the war, and whether they had been affected by PTSD. (Photo courtesy of the City of Colwood)

Annual poppy campaign kicks off Friday

Langford Mayor Stew Young receives first poppy, urges residents to support the cause

Students from Wishart Elementary School joined representatives from the City of Colwood, staff and members of the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 91 at City Hall on Friday for the launch of the 2018 poppy campaigns. Students had some thoughtful questions for the veterans, asking how old they were when they joined the military, what it was like to be in the war, and whether they had been affected by PTSD. (Photo courtesy of the City of Colwood)
Royal Canadian Legion Prince Edward Branch 91 president, Norm Scott, said there is a need for poppy campaign volunteers this year, with the campaign starting on Oct. 26 and leading up to Remembrance Day. (Gazette file photo)

Royal Canadian Legion seeks poppy campaign volunteers

Langford Legion president targets $100,000 raised by poppies

  • Oct 24, 2018
Royal Canadian Legion Prince Edward Branch 91 president, Norm Scott, said there is a need for poppy campaign volunteers this year, with the campaign starting on Oct. 26 and leading up to Remembrance Day. (Gazette file photo)
Last year, Langford Fire Rescue’s annual pumpkin smash raised $776 for muscular dystrophy and the Langford Volunteer Firefighters’ Association benevolent fund. Residents brought their leftover pumpkins and watched as firefighters dropped them from a 105-foot ladder. (Spencer Pickles/Black Press)

Greater Victoria: This year’s Halloween events in the region

Fire departments in Greater Victoria are holding their annual events for Halloween.

  • Oct 24, 2018
Last year, Langford Fire Rescue’s annual pumpkin smash raised $776 for muscular dystrophy and the Langford Volunteer Firefighters’ Association benevolent fund. Residents brought their leftover pumpkins and watched as firefighters dropped them from a 105-foot ladder. (Spencer Pickles/Black Press)
Many of the Artifacts from the former Goldstream Region Museum Society reside at Colwood City Hall. (Gazette file photo)

Artifacts from the former Goldstream Region Museum Society have no dedicated museum

Cost and lack of interest stopped a dedicated museum space

Many of the Artifacts from the former Goldstream Region Museum Society reside at Colwood City Hall. (Gazette file photo)
The presiding officer at the polling station in Langford checks to make sure voters are registered before they get into the voting area. (Lindsey Horsting/News staff)
The presiding officer at the polling station in Langford checks to make sure voters are registered before they get into the voting area. (Lindsey Horsting/News staff)
West Shore RCMP tape off Langford law office sent suspicious substance last month

West Shore RCMP tape off Langford law office sent suspicious substance last month

No confirmation as to why police were back at Hemminger Law Group Monday afternoon

West Shore RCMP tape off Langford law office sent suspicious substance last month
Const. Nancy Saggar discusses the success and advantages of the West Shore RCMP’s new bike unit. (Lindsey Horsting/News staff)

West Shore RCMP bike unit a success so far

Bike patrols able to get to secluded areas quicker than by vehicle patrol or on foot

Const. Nancy Saggar discusses the success and advantages of the West Shore RCMP’s new bike unit. (Lindsey Horsting/News staff)
Goldstream Park campground remains closed with no word from the Ministry of Environment when it will reopen. (Lindsey Horsting/News staff)

Langford mayor calls for campground cleanup

Lack of communication from the Ministry makes residents ‘suspicious’

Goldstream Park campground remains closed with no word from the Ministry of Environment when it will reopen. (Lindsey Horsting/News staff)
Goldstream Park campground remains closed with no word from the Ministry of Environment when it will reopen. (Lindsey Horsting/News staff)

Goldstream Park campground remains closed

The Ministry of Environment can’t say when it will reopen

Goldstream Park campground remains closed with no word from the Ministry of Environment when it will reopen. (Lindsey Horsting/News staff)
All-candidates forum for the City of Langford met at the Langford Legion Branch No. 91. (Lindsey Horsting/News staff)

Langford all-candidates forum discusses transportation and sewers

Candidates said collaboration within the community gets things done

All-candidates forum for the City of Langford met at the Langford Legion Branch No. 91. (Lindsey Horsting/News staff)
A fender bender at Goldstream Avenue and Claude Road in Langford at approximately 5 p.m. Friday. (Lindsey Horsting/News Gazette staff)

Fender bender on Goldstream Avenue in Langford

Sounds of horns kick-off the long weekend

A fender bender at Goldstream Avenue and Claude Road in Langford at approximately 5 p.m. Friday. (Lindsey Horsting/News Gazette staff)