AG Mark Herring filed papers in June to allow the Commonwealth to remove the flag from Sons of Confederate Veterans license plates In federal district court in Danville, Judge Jackson Kiser ruled from the bench...No comment / Read More »
The City of Roanoke will host a public meeting on Monday, Aug. 17, to invite input on the draft of the Downtown Roanoke Intermodal Transportation Study, prepared by Wendel Architects of Richmond. The draft report is available...No comment / Read More »
The historic Grandin Theatre will soon have a new look. Roanoke City’s Economic Development Authority (EDA) has awarded a discretionary grant request for the amount of $50,000 to the Grandin Theatre Foundation. The funds will...No comment / Read More »
Kenya Swilling and Kaia Amoah have dreamed of becoming doctors for as long as they can remember. “I was fascinated with all the different instruments in the room and loved watching the doctor perform the...No comment / Read More »
What does the future hold for trout fishing in Virginia? Who decides which rivers will be stocked and how much? How will Virginia’s trout program be funded in the future? There’s a new plan which...
The Roanoke River Greenway is one mile closer to full connectivity with the opening of a new section that intersects Peters Creek Road. To celebrate this new pathway, Roanoke Parks and Recreation will hold an...No comment / Read More »
A great place to live is typically a great place to visit. The Roanoke Valley Convention & Visitors Bureau (RVCVB) is leading the way to develop a vision plan for added and enhanced tourism products...No comment / Read More »
A classic fairytale popularized by Walt Disney’s animated feature film will come alive next month in Mill Mountain Theatre’s production of Disney’s Beauty and the Beast, Jr. The play’s junior version will feature many Roanoke...No comment / Read More »
Poe & Cronk / Colliers International List Norfolk Southern Office Building Poe & Cronk Real Estate Group and Colliers International have been selected to represent Norfolk Southern in the sale of their prominent regional headquarters...No comment / Read More »
Federal Aviation Administration commends ROA for effective day?to?day operation procedures. The Roanoke Regional Airport Commission has announced the recent completion of the Federal Aviation Administration’s annual airfield safety inspection at Roanoke?Blacksburg Regional Airport. The FAA’s airport certification...No comment / Read More »
Mill Mountain Zoo has announced the passing of Bo, a North American Wolverine on Tuesday, July 22, afternoon. Diagnosed with an advanced and progressive heart condition in 2013, the medications he was prescribed gave him...