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On a summer afternoon, you can meet some nice people along the Roanoke. more

Sep 13, 2016 2:56 PM Features

A one-time marathoner looks back at the thrills of New York. more

Sep 13, 2016 2:52 PM Features

How did a $6 million coin end up in Roanoke? Or did it? more

Sep 13, 2016 2:44 PM Features

What else would a teacher do over the summer? more

Sep 13, 2016 2:26 PM Features

Yes, fall is the right time, and yes, there's much more to it than putting stuff in the ground. more

Sep 13, 2016 2:19 PM Features

The Roanoke housing market is not the most robust in the state, but the recovery from the Great Recession is at least complete in most areas of the valley, and far better than that in others. more

Sep 13, 2016 2:15 PM Departments

Bring a little bit of Black Dog Salvage home with you, thanks to their new paint line. more

Sep 13, 2016 2:12 PM Departments

Hockey season is upon us, and this year, the Roanoke Rail Yard Dawgs are leading the pack with community support and enthusiasm. more

Sep 13, 2016 9:47 AM Departments

Entrepreneurs, farmers and businesses benefit from LEAP's new food business incubator, encouraging good nutrition and health for the entire community. more

Sep 13, 2016 9:44 AM Departments

The Speed limit for the king and queen of modern Roanoke real estate is still about 90 miles an hour, but they're traveling different lanes these days. more

Sep 13, 2016 9:40 AM Departments

More Roanoke-area families are going out in the morning to fetch the eggs. more

Sep 13, 2016 9:11 AM Features

The art and science of putting things away has made leaps of late. more

Sep 13, 2016 9:04 AM Features

The long-time decorator likes to brag that he hasn't changed a thing over the 28 years in his home. Well, maybe. more

Sep 13, 2016 9:00 AM Features

Even as downtown vacancies cause a wince, the southern end of Jefferson continues to show growth and promise for the future. more

Sep 13, 2016 7:47 AM Departments

Realtor of the Year? With a guy like Kit Hale, try "Decade." more

Sep 13, 2016 7:38 AM Departments

Beth Macy's new book, rooted in Franklin County and with broad branches in Roanoke, offers a hard look at the circus in its ugly heyday, and at two brothers victimized by its yet-uglier power. more

Sep 13, 2016 7:29 AM Departments

The hard-driving town manager and doting grandmother eschews publicity to the point of declining to discuss the “good things” she’s helped bring to fruition in Clifton Forge. more

Jun 30, 2016 4:40 PM Departments

Here's one man's battle with tick risk, and his lessons for all of us. more

Jun 30, 2016 4:25 PM Features

Is there a more welcoming space for the family's kids? more

Jun 30, 2016 4:09 PM Features

Jenice and Pete Pearl planned well before fitting the home to the family. more

Jun 30, 2016 4:01 PM Features

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