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Maximizing Environmental Impact: The Importance of PPA Reports for Businesses

In today's world, environmental sustainability is not just a buzzword; it is a crucial business objective. Companies of all sizes are increasingly recognizing the importance of sustainable practices both...

Roanoke County Welcomes New Economic Development Staff 

County Economic Development Director Megan Baker has announced the appointments of Lindsay Webb as Assistant...

State Leaders Honor Roanoke Mental Health Champion Polly Boone 

During its "Cheers for Champions!" event, The Virginia Health Care Foundation (VHCF) welcomed state leaders...

Blue Ridge Parkway Opens Concession Contract Process for Peaks of Otter Lodge / Mabry Mill

Online prospectus details business opportunities for each locationThe National Park Service (NPS) is accepting proposals...

Small Business Uncertainty Index Reaches Highest Level Since 2020  

Inflation remains the top small business problemThe national NFIB Small Business Optimism Index reached the...

Estate and Gift Changes in the 2010 Tax Relief Act By Ted Troland of Glenn, Feldmann, Darby & Goodlatte

The 2010 Tax Relief Act (“the Act”) was signed into law in December of 2010.  Before the new law, there was no estate tax...

Blacksburg Company Named to Green Top 20 by Time Magazine

by Lynn A. NystromOne year ago, Kirk Cameron decided his company MiserWare would give away its main product, Granola. He picked this common cereal name...

School of Medicine Assistant Professor Receives Young Investigator Award

by Alison MatthiessenHelena Carvalho, assistant professor at the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine, recently received the 2011 Young Investigator Award from the Teaching...

Cabinetry With TLC Gives Personal Touch

by Beverly AmslerHome construction businesses were hit hard during the recession that began in 2007, and instead of building, many people are staying...

Educational Camp Receives Unexpected Gift

Apple Ridge Farm, a local educational camp for at-risk youth, has received a  2010 Jeep Liberty 4x4 from the Farrell family and Berglund Automotive...

Well Known Roanoke Chef Opens Blue Apron / Red Rooster

by Keisha Graziadei-ShupPerhaps a bit crazy for attempting the riskiest kind of business venture amidst an economy that is bumpy to say the...