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Around the Valley by Jennifer Chasse

I have to admit that when my daughter said she wanted to train for the Kids TriAthlon I started to panic that I'd have to take her running. Happily, instead she has been enjoying Youth Triathlon Camp where 3 days ...

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Enter to Win 2 Passes for Friday Night Hype at VATechniques

Friday Nite Hype offers active fun for children and teens at VA Techniques. Children over the age of 3 are invited each Friday night to slide down the giant inflatable 18-foot slide, jump on the trampolines, swing on the ropes, ...

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New River Valley Pediatrics

New River Valley Pediatrics

New River Valley Pediatrics has been serving the New River Valley for over 60 years. During that time we have added and changed offices and providers, but our goal of providing children in the New River Valley with superb medical ...

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Bring the Beach to You with Sandcastle Art

Bring the Beach to You with Sandcastle Art

Dreaming of the beach and building sandcastles as a family? Even if you don't live near the beach, you can recreate that beach feeling and the fun of building sandcastles with this project! What you need: A large flat rock ...

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An RV Vacation with your Family

For most families, a summer vacation is a week of fun and excitement, but sometimes planning for one financially is not always an easy task. My husband and I decided to take our family of 5 on an RV vacation ...

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USGS Release: Large Rivers in U.S. are Becoming Less Acidic

USGS Release: Large Rivers in U.S. are Becoming Less Acidic

Several large rivers in the U.S. are less acidic now, due to decreasing acidic inputs, such as industrial waste, acid mine drainage, and atmospheric deposition. A USGS study showed that alkalinity, a measurement of a river's capacity to neutralize acid ...

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What’s Your Story? Radford Reads Literary Festival Announced

What’s Your Story? Radford Reads Literary Festival Announced

Radford, VA-The Radford Public Library invites you to celebrate local authors on Saturday, July 12th on the grounds of Glencoe Museum, 600 Unruh Drive in Radford. Readings, storytelling, children's activities and music are the main attractions for this inaugural event ...

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2014 Summer Camps & Programs Guide

2014 Summer Camps & Programs Guide

Summer programs offer children the opportunity to try new things and learn about themselves & the world around them. We have a rich variety of programs run right here in our valley for all ages and interests. The 2014 Macaroni ...

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Cooking 101: Barbequing VS. Grilling

Cooking 101: Barbequing VS. Grilling

THE WORDS MEAN TWO DIFFERENT THINGS, EXPLAINS CHEF NELSON SERRANO-BAHRI OF THE UNILEVER TEST KITCHENWe often use them interchangeably, but did you know that the terms "barbecuing" and "grilling" describe two different cooking techniques? Barbecued foods are cooked over low ...

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