The Roanoker - January/February 2018 - 6

WHAT'S

INSIDE

CONTENTS

JA N/ F EB 2018 | VOL X LV | N U MBE R 1/ 2

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Valley Life
THE ULTIMATE RESOURCE FOR LIVING IN THE ROANOKE VALLEY

Discover Virginia's Greater Roanoke Valley

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REGIONAL
ENTERTAINMENT
with NATIONAL APPEAL

HOME SWEET HOME
FINDING YOUR NEW
Neighborhood

LOCAL
BUSINESSES

THRIVE in the VALLEY

2018

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NEWCOMER DELIGHTS

HOW ROANOKERS MAKE THEIR NEW CITY HOME

HOW ROANOKE ARE YOU?

28. Take our quiz to find out where
you fall on the spectrum of Roanoke
knowledge. by Scott Fell

IN EVERY ISSUE
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EDITOR'S LETTER

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LUNCH WITH...

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A DAY IN....

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STREETS OF ROANOKE

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THE GIST!

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#ROANOKELOVE

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EVENTS CALENDAR

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THEN & NOW

FIND US
ONLINE

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JANUARY/FEBRUARY 2018

STAYING IN SHAPE

by Jes Gearing

HEALING ART
IN THE BLUE RIDGE

42. Carilion Clinic shares a preview
of their new book filled with local
artwork. by Liz Long

36. A new year means a new you...
or maybe just a new workout
experience. by Dan Smith

A ZEN HOME

WALK IT OFF

BALLAST POINT &
BEALE'S BREWERIES

40. A friendly challenge between
father and son turns into a healthy
weight loss commitment.
by Bryan Paiement

46. A stunning bathroom renovation
leads to relaxation. by Carol Alexander

51. There's more to these spots
than just beer, including delicious
eats (you know, to pair with your
brews!). by Shari Dragovich

VOTE FOR THE
BEST OF ROANOKE!
Visit TheRoanoker.com/BestOfBallot
to cast your votes in our annual Best of
Roanoke Reader's Poll. Voting ends at
midnight on January 28, 2018. Thank you!

LET'S EAT OUT
Not sure where to go for your
next meal out? Check out the
2018 edition of The Menu at
TheRoanoker.com/Menu

SPECIAL SECTIONS:

VALLEY LIFE 2018

After Page 50. The Insiders and
Newcomers Guide showcases
the best of the region, including
business, education and more.

RESTAURANT PROFILES

61. These establishments present
great reasons for your visit.

ON THE COVER:
Marica Saunders of Rivers and Roads
Photography photographed Steve
Ambruzs of Downshift in Downtown
Roanoke for our Newcomers feature.
See page 29 for more!

YOU COULD WIN!
Visit TheRoanoker.com/WIN
for your chance to WIN
FREE TICKETS to great
local events and live shows.

TheRoanoker.com

(PG. 2) AWFUL ARTHUR'S AD: NOAH MAGNIFICO

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29 They might have moved here for work or love, but they
stayed for the activities and community.


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