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SEEDS Family Saturday

Local News - Sat, 05/02/2015 - 12:00
www.seedskids.org SEEDS has a host of engaging activities and programs coming up this week. Come explore and play, use your senses, do crafts, read and tell stories, and learn about the living world around you. Explore Tuesdays: 9 a.m. - noon, Explore outside and indoors. After...

Blacksburg Farmers Market

Local News - Sat, 05/02/2015 - 11:00
The Blacksburg Farmers Market offers local foods, crafts, flowers, music, and more in the heart of downtown Blacksburg! Come support your local farmers and artists and enjoy the benefits of a strengthened community, healthy living, and support for responsible business practices. For more...

Leaf Giveaway

Local News - Sat, 05/02/2015 - 11:00
Slightly composted leaves will be available for free on Saturday, May 2 from 8 a.m. - noon at the Virginia Tech Toms Creek Basin site. Pickup trucks or wagons will be loaded with slightly composted leaf litter, a great soil additive for your garden. Come take advantage of this great offer, and tell...

Tech gets much-needed ACC Game 1 victory over Boston College

Local Sports - Fri, 05/01/2015 - 22:21
Saige Jenco goes 3-for-5 with two RBIs in the 5-3 win

Tech travels to three meets this weekend

Local Sports - Fri, 05/01/2015 - 15:05
Hokies sending athletes to Tennessee, Stanford and Appalachian State

SEEDS Play Date Friday

Local News - Fri, 05/01/2015 - 12:00
www.seedskids.org SEEDS has a host of engaging activities and programs coming up this week. Come explore and play, use your senses, do crafts, read and tell stories, and learn about the living world around you. Explore Tuesdays: 9 a.m. - noon, Explore outside and indoors. After...

Hokies ship up to Boston for regular-season finale

Local Sports - Fri, 05/01/2015 - 08:36
Big three-game set at BC on the slate

Tech travels to Navy for 2015 finale

Local Sports - Fri, 05/01/2015 - 08:02
Hokies face Midshipmen for the first time

VT Exam Week Service

Local News - Fri, 05/01/2015 - 03:00
Blacksburg Transit will operate the following service levels for exam week, beginning Thursday, May 7. Thursday (5/7), Friday (5/8), Monday (5/11), Tuesday (5/12)nbsp;and Wednesday (5/13):nbsp;nbsp;The Hethwoodnbsp;B,nbsp;Main Street andnbsp;Patrick Henrynbsp;routes will follow the...

Blacksburg Transit Service Changes Effective 5/18/15

Local News - Fri, 05/01/2015 - 03:00
Monday, May 18 marks the beginning of summer service in addition to construction projects on the Virginia Tech campus; as a result several Blacksburg Transit routes will operate on a detour. Routes affected during the campus detour:nbsp; CRC/Hospital, Harding Avenue, Hethwood/Harding combined...

Virginia Tech among the top 'green colleges' for sixth consecutive year

Local News - Fri, 05/01/2015 - 00:00
pThe university was included in the Princeton Review’s Guide to 353 Green Colleges, which profiles institutions of higher education that demonstrate a commitment to sustainability in their academics, campus infrastructure, activities, and career preparation.#160;/p

Corps of Cadets and ROTC units to hold joint graduation and commissioning ceremony May 15

Local News - Fri, 05/01/2015 - 00:00
pThis May over 200 cadets will graduate from the Corps of Cadets and 138 will commission as officers in the U.S. military./p

For Virginia Tech scientists, saving the Chesapeake Bay is all in a day’s work

Local News - Fri, 05/01/2015 - 00:00
pVirginia Tech researchers in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences have been working on several fronts to preserve the Chesapeake Bay while implementing ways to balance population growth with sustainable use./p

Mock DUI event showing dangers of distracted and drunken driving scheduled for May 5

Local News - Fri, 05/01/2015 - 00:00
pAmbulances, fire trucks, police cars, and a helicopter will respond to a simulated accident on the Virginia Tech Drillfield./p

Transportation institute will share massive trove of driver research data

Local News - Fri, 05/01/2015 - 00:00
pVirginia Tech Transportation Institute has won a $16.4 million contract to facilitate making #160;thousands of hours worth of driving data available to researchers. The overriding goal: make driving safer./p

Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine awards first scholarships

Local News - Fri, 05/01/2015 - 00:00
pThe scholarships were created by three couples, all of them founding donors to the school./p

Final home weekend critical for Hokies' postseason chances

Local Sports - Thu, 04/30/2015 - 21:45
ACC series at English Field features teams just outside the postseason standings

Water Quality in the Roanoke Watershed community meeting

Local News - Thu, 04/30/2015 - 21:30
The Virginia Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) is hosting a community meeting to discuss water quality in the Roanoke River watershed on April 30, 6:30-8:30 p.m., at the Meadowbrook Community Room off of Route 460 in Shawsville. Parking at the Meadowbrook Library. There will be...

Blacksburg Transit public input/listening session

Local News - Thu, 04/30/2015 - 20:30
Blacksburg Transit, a department of the Town of Blacksburg, will hold two public listening sessions for bus route and service changes that will begin in late May 2015, as well as the bus stop accessibility/safety study. The listening sessions will be held: Tuesday, April...

Fusinato selected to play in NCAA Singles Championships

Local Sports - Thu, 04/30/2015 - 09:03
No. 46 Fusinato receives at-large bid, No. 65 Stoica selected as an alternate