Saturday, December 31, 2016

New Year's Eve

An ornament to celebrate Blacksburg

Wednesday, December 28, 2016

Wilson Ave.

Another home

Turner St.


Old home on Turner

Tuesday, December 27, 2016

Classic bench

At the entrance of a bank on Main St.

Monday, December 26, 2016

Another symbol

Many ways to mark the season of the year.

Sunday, December 25, 2016

Saturday, December 24, 2016

Friday, December 23, 2016

Country Club

There were golfers playing at the Country Club course.

Thursday, December 22, 2016

Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Snowball tree

Many Holiday trees with personalities

Tuesday, December 20, 2016

Winter season

Blacksburg's downtown

Monday, December 19, 2016

Sunday, December 18, 2016

Renovation continues

Renovation continues.  The classic Main St. structure will be Lofts and businesses.

Saturday, December 17, 2016

Episcopal Church

A new sign by the Episcopal Church.

Friday, December 16, 2016

Tuesday, December 13, 2016

Monday, December 12, 2016

Beliveau Estate Winery

Entrance to winery

Sunday, December 11, 2016

Sign about Singers


Chorus performance tomorrow.

Saturday, December 10, 2016

Friday, December 9, 2016

Street Lamp Flags

Blacksburg is celebrating the successes of the High School teams.

Thursday, December 8, 2016

From a trip

Scene from a trip.  Sorry it is not Blacksburg; I will get a Blacksburg photo.  But I feel I have missed a week because of the trip and I need to get back in the routine

Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Research barns

One of the trails for walkers and bicyclists goes past the research barns.

Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Signs



One of the new residential areas uses its logo on the Traffic Stop signs and names the streets for Virginia Tech football players.

Monday, November 28, 2016

Cattle

Denizens at one of the Virginia Tech research areas.

Sunday, November 27, 2016

Saturday, November 26, 2016

Football today

Though this is a photo of another football game, there is a major football game at Virginia Tech today

Friday, November 25, 2016

Shopping Center

 
Some specialized shops and restaurants on Main St.

Thursday, November 24, 2016

Motel

The main entrance to this motel is facing the side not the street

Wednesday, November 23, 2016

Research transportation

Even the drones need logistics.

Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Alley way

Communities used to have alleyways.  This is between Progress St. and Main St.

Monday, November 21, 2016

Counting sheep

Animals are being raised here.

Sunday, November 20, 2016

Quiet Library

View from the comfortable reading area.

Saturday, November 19, 2016

Small businesses

The parking lot for a set of small businesses

Friday, November 18, 2016

New River Gorge

View of the bridge from which once a year, base-jumpers can jump.

Thursday, November 17, 2016

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Thai Cuisine

Thai restaurant in downtown

Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Super moon


Full moon was still visible this morning.

Monday, November 14, 2016

Building is gone

The building next to the National Bank is gone.

Sunday, November 13, 2016

Creating new lawn

Water sprinklers and cover being part of the plan to create a new lawn near newly constructed homes.

Saturday, November 12, 2016

Football Action

Virginia Tech lost 30-20.  It was chilly in Lane Stadium.

Friday, November 11, 2016

Ceremony at Virginia Tech

Veterans Day was marked with a special ceremony by the Corps of Cadets

Thursday, November 10, 2016

Repairs to historic home

A home in the historic district has repair work underway.

Wednesday, November 9, 2016

Red Sky at Morning

Does the old poem about red skies at morning, "sailors take warning" mean anything

Tuesday, November 8, 2016

New Walking Path

A newly created walking path along Williard Drive near the Hill Golf Course.  There is a space, with grass, between traffic lanes and walking path.

Monday, November 7, 2016

Tomorrow is election day

League of Women Voters, Montgomery County put these signs throughout the community about a week before election day.

Sunday, November 6, 2016

Blacksburg High School flag

The town has been flying the high school flag this weekend

Thursday, November 3, 2016

Wednesday, November 2, 2016

Small town

Not a great photo, but it was a good event.  I knew several of the persons filling up our gas tanks at the same time.  Community is good.

Monday, October 31, 2016

Decorations everywhere

For the celebration