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Roanoke, Virginia is located in Roanoke County. Zip codes in Roanoke, VA include 24033, 24014, and 24018. The median home price in Roanoke is $160,000 which is roughly $110/per square foot. More Roanoke information.

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Keep cool in the Central Virginia summer heat

Choose your favorite destination for cool summertime fun in Central Virginia. Visit Riverfront Park in Lynchburg to enjoy the spray pad.


Wed Jul 30, 2014

Southwest Times

Carson Lee Dalton

Carson Lee Dalton , 65, of 5082 Simpson Ave., Dublin, Va., went to be with the Lord Tuesday morning, July 29, 2014, at his home surrounded by his family.


WSET-TV Lynchburg

Arrests Made in Connection to Shots Fired in Roanoke

Roanoke, VA - Roanoke police responded to the 1200 block of Orange Avenue Tuesday night for a report of shots fired.


Fri Jul 25, 2014

City of Piqua

July 25, 2014: Miami County Historical and Genealogical Society...

The Miami County Historical & Genealogical Society announces it's new lineage certificate, the Randolph Freedmen.


Thu Jul 24, 2014


Ryan proposes streamlining anti-poverty programs

In this June 6, 2014 file photo, Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis., gestures as he speaks during a gala prior to the start of the Virginia GOP Convention in Roanoke, Va.


Tue Jul 22, 2014


Installation of Improved Fiber-Optic Cable to Virginia Communities Delayed

A project seeking to install an open-access network in the area has been stalled.


Mon Jul 21, 2014

Government Executive

Virginia Counties May Withdraw From Open-Access Broadband Initiative

The city of Roanoke, Virginia, and its neighboring city of Salem want to build a fiber network throughout the Roanoke Valley, but will their surrounding counties go along with the plan? Southwest Virginia's Roanoke Valley likes to promote itself as a good environment for business .


WSET-TV Lynchburg

Ronald McDonald House Hires Director of Community Development

The Ronald McDonald House of Southwest Virginia has hired Ms. Jeanne M. Bollendorf as its new Director of Community Development.


Sat Jul 19, 2014

National Public Radio

As Superheroes Go Mainstream, Comic Cons Get Corporate

At the time, these gatherings were only for die-hard comic fans - people who might invest in a Batman or Joker costume to wear once a year.


Fri Jul 18, 2014

WXPN-FM Philadelphia

Show Alert: Indie rockers Eternal Summers to play late night at...

If you're a night owl, make sure you head out to Ortlieb's Saturday night to see a free show from Roanoke, Virginia rockers Eternal Summers , who recently recorded a killer studio session with the Indie Rock Hit Parade a few months back .


Martinsville Bulletin

Park, June German Ball mural unveiled uptown

NCI interns Briana Amos and Abigail Kieselbach are shown with the June German Ball mural they helped paint.


Wed Jul 16, 2014

Are Holistic Remedies Worth Considering?

Much of the holistic medicine practiced here in Roanoke,Va is advertised for helping people with sports and physical therapy.


Hemmings Auto Blogs

From the Archives: 1935 Ford

This 1935 Ford Model 48 Coupe was featured in the January 1989 issue of Hemmings Motor News .


Tue Jul 15, 2014

Truck driver killed in fatal Interstate 81 crash identified by state police

Steven Lee Winfrey, 51, of Roanoke, Virginia, was killed when his tractor-trailer veered off the roadway Exit 10 for Route 914 in Guilford Township on northbound I-81 in Franklin County just before 5 a.m. The truck crashed into a cement storm drain and burst into flames, according to previous reports from state police.


WRIC-TV Richmond

Suspect hurt in Roanoke officer-involved shooting

Roanoke County police spokeswoman Amy Whittaker tells The Roanoke Times that police received a call around 11 p.m. reporting a "suspicious" person at the Health and Rehab Center of Friendship Retirement Community.


Thu Jul 10, 2014

Anchorage Daily News

Obama drug strategy aims to change how Americans see drug abuse

When Michael Botticelli, President Obama's acting "drug czar," unveiled the administration's annual drug control strategy on Wednesday morning, he emphasized that "we cannot arrest or incarcerate our way out of the drug problem."


Wed Jul 09, 2014

St. Petersburg Times

White House warns of rising drug use, says legalization is no panacea

A day after Washington state joined Colorado in selling marijuana in retail outlets, the Obama administration on Wednesday criticized drug legalization and warned that a declining perception of risk is leading more U.S. teens to smoke pot.


Washington Times

VA--Virginia News Coverage Advisory, VA

Good morning! Here's a look at how AP's general news coverage is shaping up today in Virginia.


The Washington Post

White House outlines 2014 drug control policy

The Obama administration is unveiling a 2014 drug control policy with a focus on promoting drug treatment programs, as well as stemming heroin use and prescription painkillers abuse.


ABC News

White House Outlines 2014 Drug Control Policy

The Obama administration is unveiling a 2014 drug control policy with a focus on promoting drug treatment programs, as well as stemming heroin use and prescription painkillers abuse.



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