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The man who owned and operated Norberto’s Italian Ristorante for more than 25 years won’t quite admit that he’s fully retired. more

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Take the artwork home! more

Nov 3, 2016 1:59 PM Departments

The new book on Dudley has a unique perspective, as it was written by his son-in-law. more

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Choices are limited only slightly by choosing to travel to and from dining rooms solely on foot or on bicycles. more

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Liz Long

How Larry Landolt’s Food Tours are giving Roanokers new friendships. more

Nov 3, 2016 1:52 PM Departments

The street’s rugged, raucous past is finally giving way to a present and future built around trendy lofts and apartments and equally fashionable businesses to serve their residents. more

Nov 3, 2016 1:48 PM Departments

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

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