Friday, April 30, 2010

Monoca's Sign

Is this business using texting style for its sign?

Thursday, April 29, 2010

Blue Flowers

Colors seem intense.

Wednesday, April 28, 2010

Clay Street field

This is near the end of Clay Street which is a major intersection with Main St. in downtown

Tuesday, April 27, 2010

Inside Norris Hall

The entrance to the Center for Peace Studies seems to glow.

Monday, April 26, 2010

Tech Power Plant

A view of the power plant from Turner St.

Sunday, April 25, 2010

Always Beer trucks at this corner

Parking zones are provided for those making deliveries to downtown businesses.

Saturday, April 24, 2010

Signs by Sharkey's restaurant

Sharkey's is my favorite restaurant.

Friday, April 23, 2010

looking down on Blacksburg

Downtown Blacksburg in the sunlight from Lee St.

Thursday, April 22, 2010

Spring early morning

Either fog or clouds on E. Roanoke St.

Tuesday, April 20, 2010

By Armory Art Gallery

Sidewalk by Armory Art Gallery

Monday, April 19, 2010

Hidden street

When trees were removed and earth-moving equipment went to work, a street seemed to appear. These buildings could have been homes? It is at the corner of Barger and Turner streets.

Sunday, April 18, 2010


Lines and angles on a building on Jackson St.

Saturday, April 17, 2010


A demonstration attracted some attention.

Friday, April 16, 2010

Remembrance Memorial

The memorial in front of Burruss Hall at Virginia Tech.

Thursday, April 15, 2010

Hey, this is a University town

Delivery trucks line up daily on Draper Road.

Wednesday, April 14, 2010

Restaurant on Main St.

A newer place for great food on Main St.

Tuesday, April 13, 2010

Deer near Washington St.

There is a herd of at least 15 deer near the busy intersection of Clay and Washington streets. I have been trying to get a photo of the herd, but only was able to get this one.

Monday, April 12, 2010

Flower garden

Some Blacksburg citizen again planted flowers to decorate the stop sign at the corner of Lee and E. Roanoke street.

Sunday, April 11, 2010

International Fair

Display ready for visitors and speakers getting ready to open the International Fair at Virginia Tech.

Saturday, April 10, 2010

Market Grand Opening

There was a "lopping" of the ribbon to open the new Market Square.

Friday, April 9, 2010

Main St. business

Went shopping at the Verizon Center, which is on the extra little extension of Main St. My new phone has its own personality. We are working at adapting to each other.

Wednesday, April 7, 2010

Golf season

The Virginia Tech golf course opens.

Tuesday, April 6, 2010

Record-setting day

It was a beautiful day. The trees by Stroubles Creek near the Virginia Tech campus are starting to bloom.

Monday, April 5, 2010

Odd Fellows Hall again

A historic building, Odd Fellows Hall, officially opened today.

Sunday, April 4, 2010

Easter basket

A spring scene hidden in a basket.

Saturday, April 3, 2010

Powerful truck

A truck parked on Jackson St. last month seems built for rough roads.

Friday, April 2, 2010


Sharkey's is a wonderful restaurant located at the corner of Main St. and the extra little bit of Main St. There were murals of underwater scenes at its former location, and this shark is reminiscent of those murals.

Thursday, April 1, 2010

Road sign

A modern sign to warn motorists.