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Green Hill Highland Games on Saturday, 9/27

Where can you find a ton of tartan, bold bag pipes and feats of super human strength in Roanoke County, Virginia? Only at the 2014 Green Hill Highland Games where you'll see some of the most outstanding kilt-donning athletes around! more »

Sep 24, 2014 Behind The Page

Seán Keane

Liz Long

An Interview with Seán Keane, Irish Singer

Seán Keane knows "the U2 lads," is friends with the President of Ireland, and is honestly one of the most charming people I've ever met. more »

Sep 24, 2014 Behind The Page (1 Comments)


RVSPCA Furry Friday: Riva

Mutt lovers, take a look at Miss Riva. Who knows what breeds make up this sweetie’s muttigree. Jack Russell terrier? Beagle? Your guess is as good as ours! more »

Sep 19, 2014 Behind The Page


RVSPCA Furry Friday: Swiss

This pretty face is waiting at the RVSPCA to meet you and maybe even join your family! Read more about her here. more »

Sep 12, 2014 Behind The Page

The Making of a Magazine Cover: Behind the Scenes of Our 40th Anniversary Issue!

Get a behind-the-scenes look at the making of our September/October 40th Anniversary cover from Art Director Caroline McKean. more »

Sep 5, 2014 Behind the Page


RVSPCA Furry Friday: Zeek

Looking for a young, energetic puppy that is also excited to learn new tricks? Meet Zeek at the RVSPCA! more »

Sep 5, 2014 Behind The Page

Liz Long

Piety: Reverence for Pie

Teas, muffins, and of course, pie - meet the newest bakery on the block, Piety, located on the upper level of Towers mall. more »

Sep 4, 2014 Behind The Page

The 360: Roanoke 5Ks, The 40-Year Semi-History

The sad trend is more walkers, more emphasis on participation over competition and ever-slower times. Just ask someone who’s lost as much off his 5K time as anybody. more »

Sep 2, 2014 Departments

Angel David Verde

The Look: Baggage Therapy

Sad summer is ending? From a night out with the girls to a weekend fall road trip, improve your mood with these fall-ready bags that will keep you in high spirits and in high style! more »

Sep 2, 2014 Departments

Good food and beer is just one requirement for Beth Macy’s perfect weekend.

David Hungate

The Perfect Weekend: Beth Macy, Best-Selling Author

Beth Macy's perfect weekend would be a simple mix of the outdoors, food, beer, family and friends, all in Virginia. more »

Sep 2, 2014 Departments

Jes Gearing

The New Yorker Deli: The Reuben and Carrot Cake Are Classics

As we visit a restaurant or two as old as the magazine, we’re pleased to find the New Yorker clicking along as efficiently and deliciously as it has since 1957. more »

Sep 2, 2014 Dining (1 Comments)

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