Friday, October 31, 2014

Real Meaning

True, it is Halloween.

Thursday, October 30, 2014

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Sophisticated Dining

The newest restaurant offers great meals in style.

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

Gourmet Pantry

One of the residential areas on Main St.  Businesses on the ground level; residences upper levels.

Monday, October 27, 2014

View of one of the parking lots

Parking is a major issue in the downtown area.  These are some of the spaces just off Main St.

Sunday, October 26, 2014

View along Main St.

Some of the trees.

Saturday, October 25, 2014

Walk at Duquesne University

I visited my university in downtown Pittsburgh.

Friday, October 24, 2014

Seven chimneys

One of the classic buildings in the community.  Town offices are in it.

Thursday, October 23, 2014

Wall and apartments

Does the wall keep the hill from sliding down?

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Drama in the sky

This morning the clouds put on quite a dramatic show.

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Brownstone seems complete

One of the newest of the Main St. condos seems finished.

Sunday, October 19, 2014

Virginia Tech football

It is not in Blacksburg.  It is Virginia Tech football on the jumbotron at Heinz Field, Pittsburgh, PA.  The Heinz ketchup bottles "pour" ketchup when the Pitt Panthers get in the RedZone.  

Friday, October 17, 2014

To the library

From Main St. to the Montgomery-Floyd Regional Library building.

Thursday, October 16, 2014

Fall Colors

This is on Main St. for all to see its beauty.

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Town Offices in this building

Blacksburg Motor Co. Building is the place to go for some community business.

Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Dinner time

True, I don't have much of a display of plants in front of my home, but these creatures seems to enjoy what is there.

Monday, October 13, 2014

Blacksburg's image

Downtown streetlight on a cloudy day

Sunday, October 12, 2014

Through the window

A view through a window at the Valentine in Richmond.

Saturday, October 11, 2014

literally first in this museum room

My professional organization held its fall conference in Richmond today.  Last night, some of us enjoyed a visit to the new aspects of the Valentine museum.  It is about to launch its new style.  The director and public relations person noted that we were, literally, the first to sit in the new chairs.  

Friday, October 10, 2014

Don't know what it is

Seems it must have something to do with harvest?

Thursday, October 9, 2014


It is a quiet day so I tried practicing taking photos of flowers.  This seems grand for mid October.

Wednesday, October 8, 2014

Some enjoy old automobiles

An old photo of an old vehicle

Tuesday, October 7, 2014

Restored and maintained

Several organizations restore and continue to use buildings from times long ago.  This is in a community in the Catawba Valley.

Monday, October 6, 2014

Sunday, October 5, 2014

Venga! a climbing event

Crimper's Climbing Gym welcomed climbers to a competition.  

Saturday, October 4, 2014

Solar panels

My home is going "greener."

Friday, October 3, 2014

Lime quarry

Nearby Giles County has, in addition to many other resources, a lime quarry.

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Flowers in the wheel

Has this bicycle been parked long enough for the flowers to entwine themselves?