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These four men helped the Roanoke Valley briefly become “Sportstown, Virginia” in 1995 (and one with a puck instead of a ball). more

May 3, 2017 4:55 PM Departments

As Roanoke has become more aware of itself as a signature community, we're finding more ways to take care of ourselves. more

May 3, 2017 4:46 PM Features


Julianne Rainone

This remake of a ranch has created ideal living space for a family of four. more

May 3, 2017 4:41 PM Features


Dan Smith

What are the most admired structures in the valley? And how about the least admired? more

May 3, 2017 4:36 PM Features


Dan Smith

Miranda Patterson Jones made an interesting career change. more

May 3, 2017 4:28 PM Departments


Dan Smith

Learn more about one of the few drone video services in the region. more

May 3, 2017 4:27 PM Departments

How the West End Center benefits kids and families in and around the Roanoke Valley. more

May 3, 2017 4:18 PM Departments

National award-winning poet Cathryn Hankla finds inspiration on the greenway, translating her thoughts into two new poetry collections. more

May 3, 2017 4:17 PM Departments


Courtesy of the Roanoke City Library Virginia Room

The key roadway to a once-prominent western suburb of Roanoke shows signs of returning to its former glory. more

May 3, 2017 4:15 PM Departments


Liz Long

Award-winning teacher Victor Lamas gives all the credit to his team and students. more

May 3, 2017 4:12 PM Departments


Julianne Rainone

Valley View and Towers are healthy, and there's new hope for Tanglewood. more

Mar 14, 2017 3:31 PM Features

These venerable valley institutions are both on stronger ground than ever. more

Mar 14, 2017 3:26 PM Features


Dan Smith

These women are realizing their dreams at middle age. more

Mar 14, 2017 3:21 PM Features


Julianne Rainone

These seven women, all under 40, are creating strong and positive change in the Roanoke Valley. more

Mar 14, 2017 3:12 PM Features


She's International Boutique

Bringing the world’s fashion to Roanoke. more

Mar 14, 2017 3:03 PM Departments

A local author’s latest release is all about helping women learn more about self-defense and staying safe. more

Mar 14, 2017 3:00 PM Departments

The Red Rooster Tasting Room gives coffee lovers an opportunity to learn more about the process of their beloved beverage. more

Mar 14, 2017 2:57 PM Departments

The roadway has been the site of change and growth for all of its existence, and that trend continues today, especially in the Tanglewood Mall area. more

Mar 14, 2017 2:45 PM Departments


Liz Long

Afira DeVries is not only a leader, but doing exactly what she thinks she was “meant to do.” more

Mar 14, 2017 2:42 PM Departments

Nowhere in the Roanoke Valley is change more apparent than within the sightlines from the 14th floor of Roanoke Memorial Hospital. more

Jan 24, 2017 11:35 AM Departments

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