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David Hungate

Beth Macy's perfect weekend would be a simple mix of the outdoors, food, beer, family and friends, all in Virginia. more

Departments

Flight is a commonality between Brian Ferguson’s job and his dream weekend, though on the latter he’d take his daughter along with him. more

Departments

Mike Rosenberger

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Why build a man cave? What's up with all the deer heads? Ever dream of a larger cave? Hear Mike Rosenberger's answers straight from the source! more

Aaron and Michelle Dykstra - Six-Eleven Bicycle Co.

David Hungate

They range from two employees to nearly 50. What they have in common is a good idea, hard work and a measure of success, even against the headwinds of a stubborn economy. more

, Local Businesses

Local Roots Bar

David Hungate

From a cheese tray that redefined the concept through stunningly fresh – ingredients and ideas – appetizers, from elegant entrees to desserts traded back and forth, our diners found full satisfaction. more

, Dining

Carol Willoughby

David Hungate

These local heroes don’t need the ability to fly faster than a speeding bullet or leap tall buildings in a single bound. Their selfless passion for helping people, bettering the community or rescuing animals surpasses any so-called superpower. more

, People & Family

Fry Home Living Room II

David Hungate

Will and Teri Fry wanted a home with openness, energy efficiency and natural materials.With the help of Brent and Suzi Fortenberry, they built just that. more

, Home & Garden

Dr. Kinga Powers

David Hungate

They seem to discover quickly what we know: It’s friendly here, easy to get around. There’s lots to do outside, the restaurants are good. Housing prices are significantly lower than in big cities. And yes, you can meet other single professionals... more

, Health

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David Hungate

Scott Switzer, who opened Blue Apron Restaurant in Salem last year, combines classical French culinary training with a dedication to “everything working together” for his diners. more

, Dining

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David Hungate

Who knew that in addition to offering a broad variety of plants at great prices, the Salem VA Medical Center also uses its plantings as job training for veterans. more

, Home & Garden

Market Art Chef Mosaic

David Hungate

It’s free, it’s enlightening and it’s a growing part of the Roanoke Valley experience. And all you have to do is show up and take a look. more

, People & Family

It’s not often that the Roanoke Valley is a national harbinger. But when it comes to the job market, we’re already where experts say the country is headed, with 25,000 workers – 17 percent of the entire workforce – employed in medical-related jobs. more

, , , Health

Brian Powell

David Hungate

Our five restaurant selectors are, well, if not stars, at least brightly shining lights. One runs the city, one is its journalistic conscience, one helps define its music, one is a renaissance kind of guy and one is a newcomer/wine conoisseur. more

, Dining

Samantha Von Hoene, Roanoke City middle school teacher

David Hungate

What makes the school systems in and around the Roanoke Valley great? Who better to ask than the people who have experienced the excellence first-hand? more

, Newcomers

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David Hungate

Our tour of neighborhoods in the Roanoke Valley begins to the north, in Botetourt County, and then swings south and west into Roanoke City, Salem and beyond. Plus, meet some people who live there. more

, Newcomers

With a name customized to make any native Roanoker think “Korea,” Wonju Korean Restaurant is tucked back into a corner of Lamplighter Mall. more

, Dining

People who get stuck listening to my frequent rants will know that I was devastated by the loss of the Cuban sandwiches I used to get at Paradiso in the Market Building. So it was with a great deal of hope that I walked into Cuban Island... more

, Dining

A guide to Roanoke restaurants serving sushi. more

, Dining

Dr. Ron Blum

David Hungate

One way to look at the business and technological success of Ron Blum is that if all the jobs his inventions have spawned could have remained here in Roanoke – as he would have liked them to – he would be the area’s second-largest employer... more

, People & Family

Aaron Herrington and David Catalano

David Hungate

No advertising pro in Roanoke knows the stark contrasts between that industry’s Golden Age and its current Gut Check Time better than Sharon Rapoport. more

, Local Businesses

  • Michael Davis - retiree

    David Hungate

    Michael Davis - retiree

    For Mike Davis, retirement was the perfect opportunity to follow his passion – becoming an author.

  • David Foster - retiree

    David Hungate

    David Foster - retiree

    Being outdoors – especially to work on conserving local trails – is David Foster’s favorite activity.

  • Martin's

    David Hungate

    Martin's

    Heywire (sic) of Charlotte, NC performs at Martin's in Downtown Roanoke. (David Hungate/ Dominion Images)

  • Martin's

    David Hungate

    Martin's

    Foosball players wait for a game at Martin's in Downtown Roanoke. (David Hungate/ Dominion Images)

  • “House Whisperers” Transform a Salem Ranch

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    “House Whisperers” Transform a Salem Ranch

  • “House Whisperers” Transform a Salem Ranch

    DAVID HUNGATE

    “House Whisperers” Transform a Salem Ranch

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