The Christiansburg Aquatic Center will host an exhibition for local photographer, Bob Abraham, on Sunday, August 10 from 1 p.m. until 4 p.m.
As Virginians got news that their health insurance premiums could rise by double-digits next year despite Senator Warner’s promises, Warner “did not respond to a request for comment.” Ed Gillespie issued the following statement: “Mark Warner said the most important thing that health care reform would do was lower costs. This week we learned that(…)
The focus during August and September in Floyd is the point where photography and history intersect. The next show to be exhibited at Floyd’s Jacksonville Center for the Arts Hayloft Gallery, August 9 – Sept. 27 (with the opening reception to be held on August 9 from 5 – 8 PM) will be Civil War(…)
Business Fraternity Delta Sigma Pi is hosting a fundraiser at the local BT’s Restaurant to raise money for their philanthropy of the Wounded Warrior Project. For every 7$ you spend, BT’s will donate 1$ to the cause. The event is on September 9th, 2014 from 5-9 PM. Come enjoy great food and drinks and support(…)
About 105,000 consumers in Virginia are receiving a total of $8.9 million in refunds from their health insurance plans under a provision of the Affordable Care Act.
During the first few years of FloydFest, patrons could drive their cars right onto the site, park them and set up camp.
Virginia Secretary of Commerce and Trade Maurice Jones said it had been about a decade since his last visit. The man who oversees economic development across the state has heard about the burgeoning technology scene here, but this week was his first chance to see it taking shape firsthand.
Virginia Tech, Radford University and other public institutions avoided a state government shutdown last month that could have led to short- or long-term funding cuts, but a larger-than-expected state budget shortfall announced last week might still require cuts to higher education.
Earlier this week, it was said that what happens in Camelot, stays in Camelot. Of course, it was also said that your mother was a hamster and your father smelt of elderberries.
The Floyd County Chamber of Commerce is holding a lunchtime board/membership meeting in the new Buffalo Mountain Conference Room at Hotel Floyd on Tuesday, July 29, 12-2 p.m. Lunch, sponsored by Thomas and Wall Real Estate, will be provided for attendees.
Dozens of people in Blacksburg took part in its Solarize Blacksburg campaign earlier this year. Some are getting solar installed right now while others are reaping the benefits now that they’re using it. From WSLS WSLS 10 NBC in Roanoke/Lynchburg Va
It’s looking like a beautiful day for the Blacksburg Market Square Jam. Tonight’s host is Indian Run String Band. The Jam starts at 8pm after the Blacksburg Farmers Market and ends at 10pm. If you can’t make it out tonight, here’s a list of all of our upcoming jams for the remainder of the season.
Thousands of people will arrive in Floyd today for the start of Floydfest. This year, festival goers will notice some changes. Weather created a lot of issues last year and festival organizers decided it was time to revaluate the structure of the event. They have reduced the festival’s capacity by about 20%.