Nick Gilmore

The city of Roanoke has been chosen to participate in a new program from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. It aims to help people not only find a place to live, but also get out of poverty.

Despite some hiccups, officials say today's statehouse elections went fairly smoothly.

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After several months of meetings and fielding public feedback – Roanoke’s Task Force to Reduce Gun Violence has presented its recommendations to City Council. However, the group’s work is far from over.

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Virginia’s 5th and 6th Congressional Districts cover a massive portion of the state – stretching from northern Virginia all the way to the North Carolina line. They also each include a segment of Bedford County, where the two Republicans who hold those seats conducted a joint town hall meeting Wednesday night.

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The Old Fiddler’s Convention in Galax just wrapped up its 84th annual event last month. It’s the oldest such musical event in the world and is the subject of a new documentary.