It’s February and love is in the air! But if your new boo is someone you met online, he or she could be a scammer… especially if you haven’t yet met in person. BBB...No comment / Read More »
The Hyperloop at Virginia Tech team, “Vhyper,” scored big in Texas with a fourth place finish and a Technical Excellence Award against more than 120 teams representing many of the top universities in the world....No comment / Read More »
The brain still has a lot to learn about itself. Scientists at the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute have made a key finding of the striking differences in how the brain’s cells can change through experience. Their...No comment / Read More »
For those us who care deeply about birds, here are some ideas we can use in our own backyards to make their Spring easier. It’s not too soon to start in the Roanoke Valley; bluebirds...No comment / Read More »
United States Congressman Bob Goodlatte, Parkway Superintendent Mark Woods, and Chairman of the Roanoke County Board of Supervisors P. Jason Peters, along with other community leaders and numerous volunteers, gathered this week at Milepost 114.9...
Two incumbents are choosing not to run again –although one of them has higher aspirations. And the field vying for three seats is crowded. The race for Roanoke City Council includes seven candidates that will...No comment / Read More »
Rail tourism continues to be big business in the Star City and across the Roanoke Valley. The Virginia Museum is only days away from hearing the outcome of a donation from the VA Surface Transportation...No comment / Read More »
Citizens offer mixed views on gun control efforts The Institute for Policy and Opinion Research at Roanoke College has again taken the pulse of Virginians on several issues of interest in the current 2016 General Assembly...No comment / Read More »
Carilion spent around 15 million dollars to purchase and renovate the property before opening the doors and equipping the new center with the latest in imaging equipment as well. The building features 125 patient rooms...No comment / Read More »
Roanoke County’s master plan for 1100-acre Explore Park is beginning to come into focus with the latest rounds of public meetings and online surveys giving Parks, Recreation and Tourism more details on what the public...No comment / Read More »
During a private reception held for board members and other supporters, Mill Mountain Zoo executive director Lucy Cook gave a power point presentation on the state of the hilltop zoo: pretty good at this point...