Saturday, March 31, 2012

International Fair

International Fair Dancers demonstrate different national styles.

Friday, March 30, 2012

Promotion downtown

WUVT staff were promoting the radio station in downtown today.

Thursday, March 29, 2012

Trees in Middle of street

Few residential streets in Blacksburg have a median with trees.

Wednesday, March 28, 2012


Main St. quiet.

Tuesday, March 27, 2012

Town Hall, cell tower and trees

The cell tower is part of the skyline, too.

Monday, March 26, 2012

Spring, yes

Spring is beautiful today.

Sunday, March 25, 2012

Crimper's Climbing Gym

Yes, I have been at the new Climbing Gym.

Saturday, March 24, 2012

Still all around community

The Hokie Birds by local artists are still all around town. 

Friday, March 23, 2012

Crimpers Climbing Gym

A climbing gym opened in Christiansburg.  It was not a grand opening...just for members to try the new wall.

Thursday, March 22, 2012

Gallery Show

The banners to promote shows at the Armory Art Gallery are always a feature of downtown.

Wednesday, March 21, 2012

From Hill Course

Today the sky was clear.

Tuesday, March 20, 2012

Blue Ridge

Celebrated Spring by traveling to the Blue Ridge Parkway, about an hour's drive from Blacksburg.

Monday, March 19, 2012

Spring blooms

Hokie Bird statues are part of the decor at shopping center as Spring blooms.

Sunday, March 18, 2012

Mid-Sunrise Dr.

Sunrise Drive starts as a two-lane street and then narrows to a walkway before returning to a two-lane street.

Saturday, March 17, 2012

Major celebration of St. Patrick's Day in Roanoke.  Music was great.

Friday, March 16, 2012


The benches seem inviting

Thursday, March 15, 2012

Spring is coming

Classic  building that needs renovation.

Wednesday, March 14, 2012

Explaining crimper

The operators of Crimper's Climbing Gym explain the meaning of crimper to a news writer.  The plan is that Crimper's will have members climbing by Friday, March 16.

Tuesday, March 13, 2012

Location is Important

This Lounge is under a parking lot.  It has ADA required entrance from the street.  There have been many businesses in this location.  It is in what is becoming the Arts District.

Monday, March 12, 2012

Arts District

Along College Ave., in what is becoming the Arts District. 

Sunday, March 11, 2012

Roanoke Symphony

An ensemble from the Roanoke Symphony presented From Copland To Cohan:  Symphonic Broadway To the Silver Screen.  There was even a part where the audience got to sing along.

Friday, March 9, 2012


Spring is on the way.

Thursday, March 8, 2012

Foundation stones featured

The stones in the wall of this home fascinated me.

Wednesday, March 7, 2012

Almost full moon

Spring temperatures today, but snow still on the mountains. 

Tuesday, March 6, 2012

Still some snow

Winter has been mild but there was some snow yesterday and cold temperatures.

Sunday, March 4, 2012

Saturday, March 3, 2012

Community singing group

A Sweet Adelines chorus worked hard at a coaching session.  One of the top regional faculty came to work with the singers.

Friday, March 2, 2012

Pagoda House

Since at least the early 1960s, this house has been called the Pagoda house. 

Thursday, March 1, 2012

Steps that are whole stones

These steps seem to be whole stones blending in the land.