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2017 Holiday Season at Berglund Center Announced

Berglund Center announces a holiday lineup with a variety of events sure to please the entire family…even the Grinch. more

Aug 21, 2017 1:57 PM Behind The Page

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Adam Miller

Breaking Up a Dog Fight

In our 15th post of the Dog Training series blog, Adam Miller gives us his advice on how to break up a dog fight. more

Aug 11, 2017 9:45 AM Behind The Page 1 Comments

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Chad Runyon Photography

An Evening with Supernatural's Jim Beaver

Actor Jim Beaver visited Roanoke to participate in the Hollins Playwright's Lab Overnight Sensations weekend. more

Jul 13, 2017 8:28 AM Behind The Page

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Julianne Rainone/Archival Image Courtesy of the Virginia Room, Roanoke Public Libraries

It’s been 135 years since Roanoke’s downtown farmers market, a city symbol, opened with 25 hucksters, otherwise known as vendors. more

Jul 7, 2017 10:39 AM Features

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John Park

That was the general perspective of Dave and Ann Trinkle 13 years ago when they bought a South Roanoke property and its adjoining carriage house. more

Jul 7, 2017 10:34 AM Features

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Dan Smith

Fields are full of people holding to the magic of play. more

Jul 7, 2017 10:23 AM Features

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John Park

Craig Rogers used a bicycle to change his life. more

Jul 6, 2017 4:59 PM Features

On all levels, we're moving in the right direction. more

Jul 6, 2017 4:56 PM Features

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Courtesy of Deciphered Roanoke

Test your puzzle skills inside the rooms at Deciphered Roanoke. more

Jul 6, 2017 4:38 PM Departments

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Brett Winter Lemon

Whether you prefer the classics like chocolate or want a more adventurous flavor like goat cheese, Blue Cow Ice Cream Co. can’t wait for you to visit. more

Jul 6, 2017 4:36 PM Departments

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Courtesy of Deschutes Brewery

Deschutes Brewery's highly anticipated tasting room prepares to open in downtown Roanoke. more

Jul 6, 2017 4:34 PM Departments

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Courtesy Salem Museum

The city’s primary street has undergone many changes, with more on the horizon. more

Jul 6, 2017 4:32 PM Departments

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Kurt Rheinheimer

It’s a wonderful city we live in. Could it be even better if all of it were as exactingly refined as a daylily bed out there by the garbage cans? more

Jul 6, 2017 4:29 PM Departments

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Liz Long

Mayor Sherman Lea believes we all win when we can work together for the region. more

Jul 6, 2017 4:25 PM Departments

Smith Mountain Lake Pirate Days!

Learn more about SML's Pirate Days, including the new Pirate Ball. more

Jul 6, 2017 2:06 PM Behind The Page

Our readers weigh in on the best and brightest in the Roanoke Valley. more

May 8, 2017 10:51 AM Best Of

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