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Govenor’s “Children’s Cabinet” Gets Eye-opener at Fallon Park

Members of Governor Terry McAuliffe’s appointed “Children’s Cabinet” were in town recently to tour Fallon Park Elementary School. The southeast Roanoke City public school has its challenges, as outlined...

Old Macdonald Had A Farm—And A Tourist Destination, And A Side Business

A report released by the U.S. Department of Agriculture this fall provides a detailed...

Virginia State Parks To Celebrate The New Year With “First Day Hikes “

Virginia State Parks, managed by the Department of Conservation and Recreation, will offer special...

Regency Room Restoration Coming

Roanoke’s longest standing fine-dining establishment gets a facelift To mark the 75th anniversary of the...

GE Partners With Virginia Tech To Improve Wind Energy Efficiency

A new method of manufacturing wind turbine blades, used in the capturing of energy that...

“I Love Virginia Fest” Draws Hundreds to Elmwood Park

Hundreds turned out at Elmwood Park last Friday evening for the inaugural "I Love Virginia Fest," a free community concert that featured a...

Commonwealth Softball

Showdown at the Elks Club

Roanoke Country Club, Castle Rock and the Elks Club met in a three-way match at the Elks pool Monday night. RCC came in first,...

Rec League Baseball

No contest: the Cave Spring National All-Stars (9-10) defeated Pembroke 26-0 in a game played last weekend.

The Roanokers Win Title and Tournament

The Roanokers won the 2009 Cave Spring National Little League (CSNLL ) Major League regular season title, also winning two games to sweep the...

A Weekend of Madness in the Star City

It was a trip down memory lane for many last Friday night as vintage car owners cruised Williamson Road as part of the 8th...