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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


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


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


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


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


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

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


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


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