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Mary Bishop's newest book.

A Major Book from Mary Bishop

Roanoke journalist and writer Mary Bishop has a Pulitzer Prize, and a new book out. more

Jun 12, 2018 7:49 AM Behind The Page

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Online Extra to 10 Great Bands: Big Time Potential

Here's an online extra from our "Roanoke Bands" article in our May/June issue. more

May 2, 2018 4:04 PM Behind The Page

Our panel of experts weigh in on great shows to catch by local musicians. more

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We take a look at elite Roanoke Valley high school athletes from 1993 to 2018. more

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The Knights’ Scholastic Bowl team won its third straight state title this past spring and is gearing up for a “quadrapeat” next year. more

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Victims of sexual harassment share their experiences. 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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Liza Mundy’s newest book reads like a well-written local history. more

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

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Book No Further opens at 16 West Marketplace in downtown Roanoke. more

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Karen DeBord and Jack Phillips are living their own personal dream at Smith Mountain Lake in their golden years. more

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Fred and Carolyn Eichelman taught school for four decades each and discovered science fiction was a good teaching tool. They’re still collecting evidence. more

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Dan Smith

This Lynchburg couple has found a contentment in retirement, even though it doesn’t remotely resemble what they had so carefully planned. more

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That’s the question retirees often ask after they have the gold watch tucked away. Here are some thoughtful and useful answers. more

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Getting ready for retirement requires us to enter the planning mode, to accumulate more money than we thought we’d need and to adjust in a lot of different ways. more

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Dan Smith

Online Extra: Marriages That Work (Continued)

See even more great marriages that pair with our featured story on long-lasting marriages, found in the Sept/Oct issue. more

Aug 31, 2017 4:08 PM Behind The Page

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Dan Smith

Good marriages are difficult to come by, so we asked some Roanoke Valley couples who’ve found success with each other to talk about how they do it. more

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These veteran cleaners tell how to find the ultimate housecleaner. more

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

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

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