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Mike Ives: Floating on Life

The reputation that the long-time newspaper columnist built for himself here in Roanoke continues to serve him well as an actual lifestyle. more »

Feb 11, 2016 2:45 PM Departments

The Strup Home at Smith Mountain Lake

The couple has created a haven at a pretty spot on the lake. more »

Feb 11, 2016 2:31 PM Features

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Samantha Hoback

An Afternoon in Wine Wonderland

The 2016 International Wine Festival at the Taubman Museum of Art was full of whimsical touches, delicious wines and my favorite sweet treats. more »

Feb 1, 2016 10:22 AM Behind The Page

Taubman Museum of Art International Wine Festival

Read more information on the upcoming International Wine Festival, presented by the Taubman Museum of Art. more »

Jan 18, 2016 11:40 AM Behind The Page

How to Choose a Dog

In our ninth post of the Dog Training series blog, Adam Miller gives us his advice on choosing the right dog for your family. more »

Jan 4, 2016 9:15 AM Behind The Page

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Samantha Hoback

Day Trip to C-Ville

A day of mountain homes, wine tastings and ballerinas more »

Dec 21, 2015 11:13 AM Behind the Page

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Laura Weeks

Local photojournalist presents Project Hands: For the Stories We Hold

A new solo exhibition at a downtown gallery tells stories of strength and heartbreak. more »

Nov 29, 2015 10:39 AM Behind The Page

Farewell Frank. And Thank You.

Virginia Tech head football coach Frank Beamer is retiring at the end of the 2015 season. Our Digital Publications Editor and VT alum wishes him a fond farewell. more »

Nov 24, 2015 2:36 PM Behind the Page

To Reward or Not to Reward...That is the Option

In our eighth post of the Dog Training series blog, Adam Miller gives us his advice on rewarding your dog. more »

Nov 17, 2015 11:01 AM Behind The Page 1 Comments

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Justin McLeod

And The Winners Are...

Students from the area gathered at Fire Station 5 for the 11th Annual Fire Prevention Week Art Contest Dinner more »

Nov 10, 2015 11:54 AM Behind The Page

Lisa Aliff Greenleaf

Miss Virginia of 30 years ago maintains the verve and energy that made her one of the most popular Miss Virginia winners ever. more »

Nov 4, 2015 8:17 AM Departments

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John Park

Holiday Entertaining Made Easy

Tips, recipes and more to assure a great season of food and gatherings. more »

Nov 3, 2015 4:52 PM Features

Fight Fire with Art

Roanoke Fire-EMS will host annual dinner at the firehouse for art contest winners. more »

Nov 3, 2015 4:37 PM Departments

Farm to Table

The Fincastle countryside inspires local author and illustrator’s first children’s book. more »

Nov 3, 2015 4:34 PM Departments

The True Meaning of Dining Out?

It is of course the food first and foremost. But at least in those dining rooms where you become a regular, it's far more. more »

Nov 3, 2015 4:29 PM Departments

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