Down by Downtown Is a Showcase of Live Music

The Down by Downtown Music Festival presented by Wells Fargo is more than just a good time. (Although you will have a lot of fun with all the music options.)

It’s a way to support live, local music and contribute to the vibrancy of the region.

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Mast General Store Projects 2020 Roanoke Opening

mast general store roanokeROANOKE (Jan. 30, 2019) – The Mast General Store, a family of stores based in Valle Crucis, North Carolina, is coming to Downtown Roanoke.

The location will be inside the Heironimus Building, at 401 South Jefferson Street. Originally constructed as a furniture store in 1905, the Heironimus Department Store took over the building in 1915 and remained a part of downtown until 1996.

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Employer Feedback Wanted for Workforce Survey

What do employers think about the state of the workforce? Your input is needed to help fuel this research.

The Virginia SkillsBelt project will gather information about the quality and availability of the workforce in a 55-county region; the results will be used in efforts to create new jobs and investment, as well as improve quality of life for residents.

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