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SML Antique and Classic Boat Society Holds Spring Show

The Smith Mountain Lake Chapter of the Antique and Classic Boat Society recently held its spring boat show at the Bridgewater Plaza Docks.Visitors took advantage of this opportunity to...

Explore Park To Host ‘The Great American Campout’

Whether you’re new to camping or a seasoned pro, everyone is invited to take part...

Ray Judd’s Music in The Park to Be Held at Smith Mountain Lake State Park

Smith Mountain Lake State Park will welcome Moneta-based band Common Ground to the beach pavilion...

“If I Could Talk to the Animals” Mill Mountain to Host Inaugural Dr. Zoolittle Day

Have you ever wanted to be a veterinarian? Do you want to learn more about...

VBR TWENTY24 Jennifer Valente Officially Named to the Paris 2024 USA Olympic Team

Virginia's Blue Ridge has announced that Jennifer Valente has officially been named to the 2024...

Movie Actor-Turned-Troubadour Makes Roanoke Appearance

Ronny Cox’s recent three-man band performance at the Roanoke Main Library was moved from the Brady Room Patio to the mezzanine due to rain,...

Arts Council Meeting Issues Call to Unify

The arts "need championing," according to Carol Bewley Dalhouse, the first executive Director of The Arts Council of the Blue Ridge. Dalhouse made her...

Southwest Virginia Ballet Kicks Off 20th Season With “TIES”

Southwest Virginia Ballet will take part in the third annual Roanoke Arts Festival on Saturday, October 3 with two performances (3 and 7 p.m.)...

Retired PH Librarian to Exhibit Paintings at WVTF

Recently retired from Patrick Henry High School, librarian Anna Wentworth now has more time to devote to another passion: her painting. The Radford University...

Jeepers Creepers! New Documentary Recalls Local TV “Horror Hosts”

Sean Kotz’s introduction to television horror hosting came in 1975 when he was a ten-year-old living on the eastern side of Virginia, where TV...

Rimsky-Korsakov Descendant to Make U.S. Debut in Roanoke

The Roanoke Symphony Orchestra with David Stewart Wiley, Music Director, opens a new season on Monday evening October 5, 2009.  Opening Night is the...