Roxanne Hooper

Roxanne posted 46 stories to Surrey Now-Leader.
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VIDEO: Plea goes out for Thursday’s fire relief concert in Langley

A group of B.C. country musicians are pulling together to help fire victims.

  • Aug 16th, 2017 12:30pm

VIDEO: Langley’s Dallas Smith earns chart topping status

The country singer is feeling the love after breaking another record in the Canadian music industry.

  • Aug 15th, 2017 9:30am

UPDATE WITH VIDEO/PHOTOS: Torched Langley body confirmed to be that of a woman

It was a female found dead when firefighters attended a grass fire next to the university Saturday.

  • Aug 5th, 2017 9:30am

Langley residents credited with suspected car thief’s arrest

Top Langley cop says Willoughby neighbours delivered a message that crime ‘won’t be tolerated here.’

  • Aug 3rd, 2017 11:30am

New digs in the offing for Langley’s flight museum

A plan is in the works for a new, much larger facility to accommodate old planes and paraphernalia.

  • Jul 30th, 2017 1:30pm

VIDEO: Country musicians pull together in Langley to help fire victims

B.C. Country Music Association partners with Gabby’s and a number of singers to host a concert.

  • Jul 24th, 2017 6:30pm

Wildfires alert locals to need for an disaster plan for Langley animals

Shelter staff were moved by the kindness of wildfire relief donors and volunteers in Kamloops.

  • Jul 24th, 2017 5:00pm

UPDATED WITH VIDEO: Record crowd at Gone Country raises half million to battle cancer

An annual cancer fundraising concert, organized by a pair of Langley brothers, raised $520,000.

  • Jul 24th, 2017 1:00pm

Global exchange comes to Langley: Teens explore relay races from the back of a pony

Hosting the 2017 International Mounted Games prompts thoughts of expanding the sport in Langley

  • Jul 20th, 2017 10:00pm

Wildfire reflections: A time for no ifs, and or butts

How do people not understand the dangers they pose to themselves and others?

  • Jul 13th, 2017 1:30pm

Fees go up to cross the Golden Ears Bridge

Langley residents crossing the Fraser River into Maple Ridge will pay more starting Saturday.

  • Jul 13th, 2017 1:30am

OPINION: Recent wildfires rekindle memories of past fires

Advance editor Roxanne Hooper was living in the Interior in 2003, when wildfires ravaged Barriere.

  • Jul 12th, 2017 3:30pm

VIDEO: Unexpected gift flying outside Langley home

Andy Brodoway has flown his Peace Tower flag on both sides of the border.

  • Jun 29th, 2017 1:15pm

Cycle through Fort Langley trails pays dividends for Rwandan kids

Rachel Fitz, founder of Rachel’s Ride for Rwanda, raised $25,700 for schools in Africa Saturday.

  • Jun 27th, 2017 10:45pm

VIDEO – Strawberries ripening ‘on time’: Langley grower

Thousands are flocking to the local strawberry fields this week, to get a taste of summer.

  • Jun 22nd, 2017 12:20pm

VIDEO: Bif Naked’s tour stop in Langley this fall

Cascade Casino will see

  • Jun 18th, 2017 11:30pm

Restored drug boosts spirit of Langley’s Ride for Doug namesake

Fourteen-year-old Doug Penner is riding high after being given access to a DMD medication.

  • Jun 1st, 2017 4:30pm

New Fort Langley train station manager leads garden demonstrations

Langley Heritage Society leads two gardening workshops at the train station in June.

  • Jun 1st, 2017 2:30pm

UPDATED AND MAP: New bus route coming into Langley this fall

TransLink unveils plans for a new bus route along 72nd Avenue from Clayton Heights to 202 B Street.

  • Jun 1st, 2017 2:15pm

VIDEO – Langley tonight: Only The Lonely can do it like Orbison

The Lonely keeps the spirit of music legend Roy Orbison alive with a show at Cascades tonight.

  • Jun 1st, 2017 12:40pm