Thursday, January 31, 2013

Cold winter day

No one at the playground.

Tuesday, January 29, 2013

Alexander Black House

Today was the ground-breaking celebration for the restoration of the Black house.  The building was the home of one of the family of the community founders. 

Monday, January 28, 2013

Sunday, January 27, 2013

Astronomy Lab on the hill

Still snow on some of the fields near the astronomy lab.

Saturday, January 26, 2013

Art for Nepal from Blacksburg

Artist, Jane Vance created a portrait of Amchi Tshampa Ngawang Gurund and delivered it to his village in Nepal.  Vance,  producers and videographers created a film about the portrait, its delivery and acceptance, and showed it today.  It offers an understanding of Nepal.

Friday, January 25, 2013

New snow today

Snow this afternoon.

Thursday, January 24, 2013

Winter evening

A view from Harding Ave.

Tuesday, January 22, 2013

Snow Still here

Though the storm was days ago, there is still snow on the ground.

Sunday, January 20, 2013

Wall with steps

Entrance to a home up several sets of steps.

Saturday, January 19, 2013

Lights and lines

Windows of Theatre 101

Friday, January 18, 2013

Rotary Club information

The world map is part of the Rotary sign.

Thursday, January 17, 2013

Bench around meter

Someone showed great construction and design skills to create this bench.

Wednesday, January 16, 2013

Fund Raising

 Early in the campaign for contributions.

Tuesday, January 15, 2013

Log Cabin and tree

Historic building at Solitude.

Monday, January 14, 2013

Winter tree

At Solitude.

Sunday, January 13, 2013

Wall on Nellies Cave

Many homes have beautiful walls.

Saturday, January 12, 2013

Sun light on shopping center

One of the older shopping centers.  The stores have changed several times through the years.

Friday, January 11, 2013


Trees at Solitude on a clear day.

Thursday, January 10, 2013

Farmers Market Bench

The curves and the shadow of a bench.

Wednesday, January 9, 2013


Tiny bits of ice

Tuesday, January 8, 2013

Stark trees

Long shadows.

Monday, January 7, 2013

Bennett Hill

This house is at Wong Park, Bennett Hill.

Sunday, January 6, 2013

Art Center from other side

The Art Center is a major structure and can be seen from all sides of downtown.

Saturday, January 5, 2013

Tree landscape

Bare trees along the fence.

Friday, January 4, 2013

Lyric stage

It was just before a show; the sound system was ready.

Thursday, January 3, 2013

Plain landscape

An agricultural landscape

Wednesday, January 2, 2013


Mural near an alley behind Main St.

Tuesday, January 1, 2013