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Professional training helps your dog become a well-behaved family pet and community member. more

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Pets need more attention than just the annual checkups, such as grooming and doggie daycare. more

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The suicide rate among veterinarians is surprisingly high, though experts are seeking ways to assist those in need. more

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Dan Smith

Victims of sexual harassment share their experiences. more

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These five women have rediscovered their passion for helping others and the community. more

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Five women are blazing trails in typically male-dominated fields, like technology, welding and race car driving. more

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A post-flu weigh-in led to a friendly father-son weight loss competition, but who won? more

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Dan Smith

Your new workout routine doesn’t have to fade away by mid-February. Here’s how some Roanokers stay in shape all year, every year. It’s not rocket science. more

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Chuck Almarez

The venerable showplace has come back from near-oblivion to become a destination. more

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What does "best friends" really mean? These pairs embody the answer. more

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The Roanoke region was undergoing changes 100 years ago. more

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Our dining writer reflects on her hopes and goals in covering the regional restaurant scene. more

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John Park

The "upscaled bar food" offerings are enhanced by a welcome atmosphere. more

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Our readers weigh in on the best places, meals and more. more

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Chuck Almarez

Director Ian Fortier has grand plans. more

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