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John Park

Scratch Biscuit has created a passionate following. more

Mar 14, 2017 3:40 PM Dining


John Park

How White Oak Tavern has created their own following. more

Mar 14, 2017 3:39 PM Dining


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


Kurt Rheinheimer

Editor Kurt gives his take on the March/April women's issue. more

Mar 14, 2017 2:39 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


Dan Smith

Dick Robers has always been a man with ideas. more

Jan 24, 2017 11:26 AM Departments


John Park

The owners at La Petite Fondue have precise ideas about perfection. more

Jan 24, 2017 11:20 AM Dining


David Hungate

Carolyn and David Bullington have gotten great help from designers, architects and builders. more

Jan 24, 2017 11:10 AM Home & Garden


Dan Smith

Manufacturing is not dead; here are five local examples. more

Jan 24, 2017 11:04 AM Features


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Let's take a look back at Grandin Road and its growth over the years. more

Jan 24, 2017 10:59 AM Departments


Liz Long

Why Sam Rasoul believes even just one person can make a difference in our city. more

Jan 24, 2017 10:56 AM Departments

Whether you're looking for family stories that make you nostalgic, or a delicious, easy recipe, Roanoke native Joy Smith has just the cookbook for you. more

Jan 24, 2017 10:52 AM Departments

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