Richard Wells

There are good dogs, loving dogs, locked up behind bars today all around this valley. They need you . . . and maybe you need them too. Read more


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Chris Jamison

The support of readers and advertisers has been the delightful constant through four decades of the magazine. Read more


Before you go to for new sneakers, consider how local businesses like Fleet Feet Sports are impacting our community for the better. Read more

Local Businesses

If you’ve been watching the news, you’ve undoubtedly heard about the roaring success of Roanoke County’s latest venture, the $30 million, taxpayer-funded Green Ridge Splash Park in north county. Read more