Recent Stories

These four men helped the Roanoke Valley briefly become “Sportstown, Virginia” in 1995 (and one with a puck instead of a ball). more

May 3, 2017 4:55 PM Departments

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Dan Smith

Miranda Patterson Jones made an interesting career change. more

May 3, 2017 4:28 PM Departments

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Dan Smith

Learn more about one of the few drone video services in the region. more

May 3, 2017 4:27 PM Departments

How the West End Center benefits kids and families in and around the Roanoke Valley. more

May 3, 2017 4:18 PM Departments

National award-winning poet Cathryn Hankla finds inspiration on the greenway, translating her thoughts into two new poetry collections. more

May 3, 2017 4:17 PM Departments

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Courtesy of the Roanoke City Library Virginia Room

The key roadway to a once-prominent western suburb of Roanoke shows signs of returning to its former glory. more

May 3, 2017 4:15 PM Departments

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Liz Long

Award-winning teacher Victor Lamas gives all the credit to his team and students. more

May 3, 2017 4:12 PM Departments

The 19th Annual Lebanese Festival

The 19th annual Lebanese Festival is more than a community-wide event, it's the 100th birthday of St. Elias Church, and everybody's invited to help celebrate more

May 1, 2017 8:38 AM Behind The Page

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Suzi Findley

Unearthing a Roanoke Time Capsule

One Roanoker staffer gives her take on watching a time capsule being opened. Her husband was there when they buried it 50 years ago! more

Apr 27, 2017 2:32 PM Behind The Page

Broadway in Roanoke: 2017-18 Schedule

Berglund Center and Jam Theatricals are proud to announce the Broadway in Roanoke 2017-18 Season! See the schedule here! more

Apr 24, 2017 12:52 PM Behind The Page

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Taubman Museum of Art

Taubman Museum of Art: American Impressionism in the Garden

The TMA's newest exhibition features 30 significant works on view together for first time ever by renowned artists such as John Singer Sargent, Childe Hassam and William Merritt Chase. more

Mar 17, 2017 9:22 AM Behind The Page

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John Park

Scratch Biscuit has created a passionate following. more

Mar 14, 2017 3:40 PM Dining

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John Park

How White Oak Tavern has created their own following. more

Mar 14, 2017 3:39 PM Dining

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Julianne Rainone

Valley View and Towers are healthy, and there's new hope for Tanglewood. more

Mar 14, 2017 3:31 PM Features

These venerable valley institutions are both on stronger ground than ever. more

Mar 14, 2017 3:26 PM Features

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Dan Smith

These women are realizing their dreams at middle age. more

Mar 14, 2017 3:21 PM Features

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