Booking bands and putting on shows is standard operation for a music venue, but 5 Points Music Sanctuary in Roanoke has a broader mission encompassing education, therapy and advocacy. 

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After a nearly 40 year hiatus, passenger rail service returns to Roanoke Tuesday morning.

David Seidel

Virginia’s governor says the state’s reputation for biotechnology is growing, thanks in part to the success of the Virginia Tech Carilion Biomedical Research Institute. The partnership is already growing and Tuesday it broke ground on an expansion.

David Seidel

Roanoke dedicated a downtown plaza to former governor Linwood Holton Monday.  While his ties to Roanoke are a source of pride, Holton’s track record of principle got the biggest praise. 

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President Donald Trump signed a proclamation today making October 6th National Manufacturing Day. Several cabinet members and top Trump officials were dispatched to locations across the country to mark the occasion.