Dan Smith


Dan Smith

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

Jul 7, 2017 10:23 AM Features

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

Jul 6, 2017 4:56 PM Features


Dan Smith

The mother of a son with autism has dedicated her life to change. more

Jul 6, 2017 4:52 PM Features

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

What are the most admired structures in the valley? And how about the least admired? more

May 3, 2017 4:36 PM Features


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

These venerable valley institutions are both on stronger ground than ever. more

Mar 14, 2017 3:26 PM Features


Dan Smith

These women are realizing their dreams at middle age. more

Mar 14, 2017 3:21 PM Features


Dan Smith

Dick Robers has always been a man with ideas. more

Jan 24, 2017 11:26 AM Departments


Dan Smith

Manufacturing is not dead; here are five local examples. more

Jan 24, 2017 11:04 AM Features


Dan Smith

From outdoor entities to indoor eateries and much more, the Roanoke area is on the rise. more

Jan 24, 2017 10:43 AM Features


David Hungate

Yes, and is it something in the water? more

Jan 24, 2017 10:34 AM Features 2 Comments

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

Nov 3, 2016 2:52 PM Departments

Clinical trials not only help advance new medicines, they can also change lives. more

Nov 3, 2016 2:51 PM Features

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

More Roanoke-area families are going out in the morning to fetch the eggs. more

Sep 13, 2016 9:11 AM Features

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

Is there a more welcoming space for the family's kids? more

Jun 30, 2016 4:09 PM Features

And it's not just the new community college center coming to Botetourt County. more

Jun 30, 2016 3:55 PM Features

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