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15 Secrets To Home Renovation: Give Your Historic Home A Completely New Look

IntroductionHaving a historic house is nothing less than luxury and pride. We all should feel special about our homes, and if that is historic, that means you have the...

In Memoriam: Artist and Philanthropist Patricia Buckley Moss

Well-known and beloved artist and philanthropist Patricia Buckley Moss, widely known as P. Buckley Moss,...

Link Museum to Hold “Celebration at The Station” For 20th Anniversary

The O. Winston Link Museum will honor its 20th anniversary Aug. 17 with a "Celebration...

Melrose Plaza Launches Music @ Melrose With Jazz Event

July 26 event will include live music and food trucksMelrose Plaza has announced  Music @...

When Salem Sizzles: Tales of Summers Past

The Salem Museum announces its newest feature exhibit all about Salem in the Summertime. “When...

PR advice – from a Former “Revenuer”

Jack Allen Powell made his living an agent ATF agent – a “revenuer,” as they used to say, often tracking down local moonshiners....

Local Author Introduces Second Book, “Gray Baby”

Teenaged Clifton Carlson lives between two worlds as a bi-racial child. Years earlier he witnessed his African-American father being brutalized and killed by two...

Roanoke’s Bike Culture to be Focus at New CarLess Brit Museum

River Laker has turned selling his old Volvo station wagon into the “CarLess Brit” franchise over the past six months – all because...

51st Sidewalk Art Show Draws Thousands

Downtown Roanoke’s 51st Annual Sidewalk Art Show drew thousands of visitors to the streets surrounding the Market building last weekend, with 160 artists...

RSO’s Rock Symphony Cirque Serves Up Extraordinary Evening

Admittedly, I was not well-rested for last weekend’s Roanoke Symphony Orchestra performance. After mowing and planting and weeding and mulching and chopping and...

Brand Inspires Participation with “If Not Me, Then Who?”

E. Cabell Brand has been called many things: Chairman of the Cabell Brand Center, international development consultant and social activist, creator of TAP...