Friday, May 31, 2013

Old Oakbridge

The Oakbridge Apartments are to be removed to make way for the EDGE, a new set of apartments.

Thursday, May 30, 2013

Sunlight through trees

Early morning at Fincastle St.

Wednesday, May 29, 2013

Differently shaped building

When this building was just completed, I wondered about its interesting shape.  The business in it is a manicure salon.

Tuesday, May 28, 2013

Town is quiet

Seems that no one is walking on the Virginia Tech drillfield. 

Monday, May 27, 2013

Memorial Day decorations

Community organizations mark the graves with several kinds of flags.

Saturday, May 25, 2013

Near Harding Elementary School

An outdoor picnic terrace near one of the elementary schools.

Friday, May 24, 2013


Work on the promenade for College Ave. continues.  This might be the crosswalk.

Thursday, May 23, 2013


Weather today ranged from sunny to stormy. 

Wednesday, May 22, 2013

Dominate in skyline

The new art center seems to dominate the skyline.  But it was not so long ago that I remember when the Baptist church or Lane Hall seemed central from this point on the hillside above the cemetery. 

Tuesday, May 21, 2013


The tree seemed to overpower this home.

Monday, May 20, 2013

Music at the picnic

Panjammers, a steel drum band, provided music at the parish picnic...indoors because of rain.

Sunday, May 19, 2013


Perhaps abandoned last night and ready for riding today.

Saturday, May 18, 2013

Spring fascination

New growth is what spring is all about

Thursday, May 16, 2013

Wednesday, May 15, 2013

Foggy morning

A view of the intersection of Pointe Dr. and Harding Ave.

Tuesday, May 14, 2013

Grape Arbor and Garden

Yes, this urban garden is on a hill.  Grapes always do well on hills, don't they?

Monday, May 13, 2013

Tree Removal

Seems it is interesting work to remove trees.

Sunday, May 12, 2013

It was the Lyric

A person who knows about theatre in this community told a group of us that, once, this was a movie theatre.

Saturday, May 11, 2013

Friday, May 10, 2013

Organizations care about community

Civic organizations keep a lot of activities going in every community.  League of Women Voters of Montgomery County members learn about policies at the annual meeting.

Thursday, May 9, 2013

Blossoms Fallen

Even as the blossoms fall, the spring beauty of the tree remains.

Wednesday, May 8, 2013

Golf course

Our golf game was rained out today.  Maybe tomorrow will be sunny weather.  I am a fair-weather golfer.

Tuesday, May 7, 2013

Monday, May 6, 2013

Sunday, May 5, 2013

Starting Clematis

Friends planted a Clematis in a space behind my home.  It is a flowering plant with the ability to train onto trellises. 

Saturday, May 4, 2013

Time Capsule

The community time capsule is in the park.

Friday, May 3, 2013

Stage of art center

The new art center is nearing completion.  This view is from the balcony.  If I am lucky, I might see shows from these seats.  I hope.

Thursday, May 2, 2013

Art on the ground

This is in the middle of the Armory Parking lot.

Wednesday, May 1, 2013


There seem to be individuals fishing regularly at the Duck Pond.