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RVSPCA Furry Friday: Eeyore

Looking for a sweet pup to spoil? Eeyore is a chihuahua mix whose social skills improve every day. Schedule to meet with him today! more »

Dec 17, 2014 4:09 PM Behind The Page


RVSPCA Furry Friday: Chloe

Lab fans are going to fall in love with this gorgeous girl named Chloe! Meet her at the RVSPCA this weekend! more »

Dec 11, 2014 4:00 PM Behind The Page

Liz Long

The Lazy Baker: Mom's Hearty Chili

Whether it's for football season, cozying up when it gets cold, or you're hosting friends, this classic chili recipe is absolutely delicious. more »

Dec 2, 2014 10:31 AM Behind The Page

Liz Long

The Lazy Baker: Quick Chocolate Peanut Butter Fudge

Whether for a sweet treat or for a tasty gift for your loved ones, this peanut butter fudge is quick, easy, and you probably already have all the ingredients on hand! more »

Nov 25, 2014 10:40 AM Behind The Page

Jessica Wright

The Wannabe Chef: Banana Pudding

It's hard to go wrong with a classic banana pudding recipe. Get Jessica's here and try it on for a different holiday dessert or maybe just a treat for around the house! more »

Nov 25, 2014 9:54 AM Behind The Page

Dickens of a Christmas Details Announced

The Roanoke Valley’s largest holiday celebration, SunTrust Dickens of a Christmas, returns this year during the first three Friday nights in December. more »

Nov 25, 2014 9:23 AM Behind The Page

Liz Long

The Gist: A Thanksgiving Breakfast

This year, Associate Editor Jessica Wright wants to start off her Thanksgiving morning with at least one flavor of the holiday season: pumpkin! more »

Nov 24, 2014 10:42 AM Departments

The Look: Holiday Party Dress

Need a great holiday dress or three? Try out our suggestions from Nov/Dec's The Look. more »

Nov 24, 2014 10:05 AM Departments

Roanoke's Best Restaurants: Readers' Choice Dining Awards 2014

Our readers love dining out. And as discerning partakers of the best of the restaurant scene in the Roanoke Valley, they express their opinions strongly to create these 15 pages of awards. Find out who won today. Our thanks to all who voted. more »

Nov 17, 2014 11:12 AM Dining


RVSPCA Furry Friday: Rugger

November is adopt a senior pet month and Rugger is the perfect older dog to bring home! more »

Nov 14, 2014 1:54 PM Behind The Page

Photos by William Mahone

A Kitchen Dream Come True

A local couple upgraded from a galley kitchen in a small apartment to one they just could not live without in their new Roanoke home. The room has been filled with food and fun ever since. more »

Nov 10, 2014 3:18 PM Home & Garden

Photos by David Hungate

Holiday Celebrations With Friends

Susan Mills, executive director of FRIENDS of the Blue Ridge Parkway, has been hosting a Christmas party for members and volunteers more than 16 years as a way to say “thanks” and to just have fun. more »

Nov 7, 2014 4:09 PM Features

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