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KAT PASCAL

40. How this hard-working powerhouse
is changing the world, one burger at a
time. Written by Christina Nifong

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A NEW LEASH ON LIFE

ON THE COVER:

64. These rescue dogs are so happy to be home!
by Rory Rhodes

Your 2020 Top Dogs
Winner, Ollie PG. 62

FEMALE
CHEFS

68. Therapy dogs provide smiles, comfort and
love to those in need. by Rebecca Jackson

PG. 64

Allergies: Your Pet
Gets Them, Too! PG. 68

MARCH/APRIL 2020

The
Women's
issue

"DR. DOG"

Rescue Dogs:
Heartwarming Stories

kAt
pAscAl
MOM, ENTREPRENEUR
& ROLE MODEL

Read her story
on page 42

WOMEN IN
TRADE

IMMIGRANT
PROFESSIONALS

P LU S!

Bernard's
Gastropub
and Eatery

UR
YO S
ER ON
SW TI 0
A N Q U E SG . 8
P

Amy Pearman of BoydPearman Photography
captured this image of
female business owner
Kat Pascal. Learn more
about Pascal and her
incredible work ethic and
achievements on page 40.

A LITTLE TLC

38. Virginia celebrates the centennial of the
hard-won 19th Amendment. by Liz Long

A LEAP OF FAITH
IN EVERY ISSUE
12

EDITOR'S LETTER

14

STRANGE DAYS OF ROANOKE

16

SOUTHERN SPOONFUL

18

HOME FRONT

20

THE GIST

28

#ROANOKELOVE

31

EVENTS CALENDAR

113 THE DISH
114 THEN & NOW

44. Two female chefs are bringing balance to
their kitchens. by Shari Dragovich

WOMEN IN TRADE

82. The historic building has been brought back
to life. by Dan Smith

OLD WORLD STYLE

86. A women's quest to mimic her beloved
grandmother's kitchen. by Carol J. Alexander

48. The Burton Center for Arts and Technology
offers young women opportunity in a maledominated field. by Carol J. Alexander

CURB APPEAL

FINDING THEIR PLACE

A WELCOME ADDITION

52. Meet six female immigrants making their
home in Roanoke. by Dan Smith

TOP DOG

62. Meet our Top Dogs 2020 winner, as
nominated by our readers. by Liz Long

SPECIAL SECTIONS:

THE VISCOSE

94. Tips and tricks to improve your home's curb
appeal for spring. by Christy Rippel

HALL OF FEMME

57. These businesswomen are
proud to be dedicated industry
leaders.

ASK THE PET EXPERTS
& DIRECTORY
75. Local experts answer your
questions and offer services for
your furry friends.

102. Bernard's Gastropub has something for
everyone. by Shari Dragovich

MEAD!

108. It's not just for Vikings anymore.
by Layla Khoury-Hanold

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MARCH/APRIL 2020

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"THINK OF THE LADIES"

72. Vets give their tips for pets suffering
springtime allergies. by Jennifer Riales


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