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As Blacksburg prepares to begin regulating Airbnb, its neighboring localities are taking a more conservative approach to policing the practice of renting a bedroom or entire home for a weekend.

With temperatures in the single digits and teens expected to follow the storm, officials say the snow is likely to cause issues for days to come.

A former chief of staff to Vice President Joe Biden filed paperwork Friday to run for lieutenant governor in Virginia, lending some political star power to a race that now has three Democrats and three Republicans vying for the office.


CHRISTIANSBURG — A Narrows woman is dead and a Christiansburg man charged with murder after a stabbing Friday morning at a Christiansburg hearing aid clinic.

Republicans in the House of Delegates have their own plan for correcting flaws in Virginia’s economic development programs, including a delay in creating a separate international trade corporation that the General Assembly approved last year.

Known as ‘The Voice of Virginia Tech’ for four decades, the founder and former announcer of the Marching Virginians, who was also director of the School of the Arts emeritus, died on Dec. Food near griffith park 28 at the age of 79.

Gov. Griffith park things to do Terry McAuliffe on Thursday signed an executive order requiring future contractors that do business with the Executive Branch to adhere to a nondiscrimination policy that includes bias based on sexual orientation or gender identity.

Sen. How big is griffith park Tim Kaine took a leading role today in a Democratic effort to block the quick repeal of the Affordable Care Act and instead advocate reforms to the law that would protect access to health care, as well as affordability and quality of care.

BLACKSBURG — The town is looking to significantly drop the fees for parking permits created for some of the neighborhoods that have been prone to illegal parking by Virginia Tech students.

BLACKSBURG – Virginia Tech researchers are getting ready to show off their vision for a smart house of the future, complete with movable walls, a countertop that charges your phone and a closet that remembers where you left your shoes.

PEARISBURG – Bonnie Brannock Davis’ decades as a volunteer medic were weighed Wednesday against her embezzlement that left the Giles County rescue squad unable to maintain its ambulances.

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