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Steve Beyer

Rock On Charters: Fun for Any Level Fishing

Founded by longtime friends and avid outdoorsmen Captain Josh Laferty and Captain Ken Trail, "Rock On" set sail on a path to set the standard for quality in the guide business. more »

Aug 28, 2014 Behind The Page

40 Years of Roanoker Covers: The Best & The Worst

Covers beautiful, covers topical, covers that make us wonder what the heck we were thinking . . . here's a preview of the covers that will be on display at the Taubman Museum of Art Oct 21-Nov 1! more »

Aug 27, 2014 Features

Best of the Best: 40 Stars of 40 Years

As this magazine celebrates its 40th anniversary, we asked our loyal readers to help us salute some of the Roanoke Valley’s finest and brightest of that period. more »

Aug 26, 2014 Best Of

Design ‘79: The Choice of the Citizens

Credit for the successful implementation of Design ‘79 – both at the time of its conception and over the 35 years since – has gone too largely to the business committee that helped back it. The real kudos go to the citizens of Roanoke. more »

Aug 26, 2014 Features

David Hungate

Appreciations & Deprecations: Perspectives on Roanoke Over the Years

As we look back over 40 years, we asked several fine writers to talk about what this place means to them. more »

Aug 26, 2014 Features

Liz Long

pomegranate Recipe: Oven Dried Tomatoes

In the Sept/Oct issue, Chef Rivera of pomegranate shared his scallop dish. Learn how to make the oven dried tomatoes component in your own kitchen. It's so easy! more »

Aug 26, 2014 Behind The Page

Liz Long

The Flavor: Plentiful pomegranate

Chef Alejandro Rivera wants to encompass something for everyone when they visit pomegranate restaurant (and yes, they like it lowercase). more »

Aug 19, 2014 Departments


RVSPCA Furry Friday: Ben

Meet Ben, your new 24/7 lap dog! more »

Aug 15, 2014 Behind The Page

Roanoke's Oldest Restaurants: Memories from The Coffee Pot

Memories from the Coffee Pot from Arnette Crocker Tressel, voiceover for radio and TV and former singer. more »

Aug 13, 2014 Online Extras


RVSPCA Furry Friday: Jenny

Jenny is a long-haired princess waiting for her knight in shining armor to come rescue her. more »

Aug 8, 2014 Behind The Page

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