Monday, September 30, 2013

Progress on Black house

The restoration of this historic home is progressing.

Sunday, September 29, 2013

Crimper's event Venga!

Crimper's Climbing Gym held a competition, called Venga!  They set competition routes and the route setters checked the new settings just before the competitors entered the gym.

Saturday, September 28, 2013

There was No Virginia Tech football today

This was from a game earlier in the season. They played Thursday night.

Friday, September 27, 2013

Marzano's is popular

This pizza place gives customers a view of the street traffic on Draper Road.

Thursday, September 26, 2013

Political Season

Up on the Roof, a monthly social event for young professionals in the community, hosted the young politicians this month.  

Wednesday, September 25, 2013

Crooked Road goes thru Blacksburg

Market Square Jam is officially on the Crooked Road.  True, the musicians were just setting up when I was there; music is so important to Blacksburg.

Tuesday, September 24, 2013

Looked like a saucer

I don't know:  Today it looked like something extraterrestrial.

Monday, September 23, 2013

Price House

This historic home seemed lovely in the sunset.

Sunday, September 22, 2013

Philip Morris Advertising

This is at the Virginia Historical Society.  It has a magnificent collection of all kinds of Virginia history including this costume used in the tobacco company's advertising. 

Saturday, September 21, 2013

Hill Golf Course

One of the pins among the trees at the Hill Golf Course.

Friday, September 20, 2013

Don't understand this sign

This sign was by a street labeled "dead end."

Thursday, September 19, 2013

League of Women Voters Forum

League of Women Voters of Montgomery County held a forum on Open Government and Freedom of Information. 

Wednesday, September 18, 2013

architectural shapes

New building progresses.  There seems a lot of action--equipment moving--and sections arising. 

Tuesday, September 17, 2013

Sunset at tower

Is blogger letting me post photos again?  This was favorite tower.

parking garage

Issues have arisen with my access to Blogger.  I have no idea why it has not let me post photos.  But, today, it did let me post a photo.  Why?  But, then again, that is an eternal question.

Saturday, September 14, 2013

Sunday, September 8, 2013


One of the many banners in the community that is Tech territory.

Saturday, September 7, 2013

Home Game at Virginia Tech

 Today was a Va. Tech home football game. But alas, from my seat I depend on the jumbotron to see the action at the end of the field.  Tech won overwhelmingly.  That feels nice.  The brand new jumbotron, not so much.

Friday, September 6, 2013

Orange and Maroon

The community is booming as it is the day before the first Virginia Tech home football game.  Many visitors. 

Wednesday, September 4, 2013

Power plant

'Tis the shapes and angles that seem intriguing about the structure of the power plant.

Tuesday, September 3, 2013

church doors

The view from St. Mary's after feast day choir practice.

Monday, September 2, 2013

Booming Main St.

The traffic is very busy.  I hope the shops are busy too.

Sunday, September 1, 2013

Telescope building

Members of the astronomy club use the telescope in this building.