Tour Roanoke, which hosts the Roanoke Food Tour and the Roanoke Craft Beer Tour, recently launched the Blue Ridge Wine Tour. The Blue Ridge Wine Tour is all about supporting, discovering, and enjoying the work...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...No comment / Read More »
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 »
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...
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...No comment / Read More »
Forget the Vulcan mind-meld of the Star Trek generation — as far as mind control techniques go, bacteria is the next frontier. In a paper published today in Scientific Reports, which is part of the...No comment / Read More »
Seventeen dancers from Southwest Virginia Ballet have returned from their third appearance at the New Prague Dance Festival and Competition 2015 in Prague, Czech Republic. The ballet company received the following international recognition at the...No comment / Read More »
The Mid-Atlantic Aviation Partnership at Virginia Tech has received a Federal Aviation Administration Certificate of Authorization to conduct research flights on Friday, July 17, at a field hospital in Wise, Virginia. “Important safety and logistical...No comment / Read More »
While Amtrak service to Roanoke is not expected to begin until 2017, there was no shortage of railroad enthusiasm over the Fourth of July weekend as the restored Class J 611 passenger locomotive made six...