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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

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

It’s all fun and games at Center in the Square - plus you can sneak in a little learning for kids big and small, too. more

Jun 30, 2016 3:50 PM Departments

The busy, diverse, business-lined roadway has roots to The Great Road, to another great road (U.S. 11), and is today, of course, its very own great road. more

Jun 30, 2016 3:39 PM Departments

Get to know Roanoke's city manager and his unbridled enthusiasm. more

Jun 30, 2016 3:32 PM Departments

As the National Park Service celebrates its 100th anniversary, here are 16 great get-out-and-do's to help celebrate the August 25 birthday. more

Jun 30, 2016 3:24 PM Departments

Back in 1986, turning 40 felt, you know, kind of...old. Thirty years later, Roanoke Boomers seem to be making some peace with age. more

May 3, 2016 2:41 PM Departments

This Roanoke author is making waves across the nation -and the highway- with his latest release, "The Brotherhood of the Wheel." more

May 3, 2016 11:52 AM Departments

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