Local Economic Development News
The Roanoke Times covers the Greater Roanoke and New River Valleys. Its website has a section dedicated to news happening in Montgomery County, Blacksburg and Christiansburg.
The Collegiate Times is an independent student-run newspaper serving the Virginia Tech community since 1903.
Community news and photos from Blacksburg, Christiansburg and the rest of the New River Valley.
Handshake 2.0 is a business news and business development site which features local companies with products, services and business models of local, national and global interest.
Roanoke Business is the latest publication from the award-winning Virginia Business team. Produced monthly, the magazine reports on commercial activities in the Roanoke/Blacksburg/NRV region.
Valley Business Front covers local business news from the Greater Roanoke and New River Valleys.
NextThreeDays.com is a web resource that allows its users to find lunch and dinner specials, music events, drink specials, sporting events, and any other special event that is happening in Blacksburg, Christiansburg and Radford within the next few days.
The NRV Magazine is the premier lifestyle magazine covering the New River Valley.
16 Blocks Magazine provides platforms of expression for artists, musicians, writers, and any type of creator to launch their creative spirits to the world.
- WDBJ 7 (CBS affiliate)
- WFXR 21/27 (Fox affiliate)
- WSET 13 (ABC affiliate)
- WSLS 10 (NBC affiliate)
- WTOB (Town of Blacksburg’s Community Access television station)
Did You Know?
In 2010, Virginia Tech ranked 10th among universities globally on the “IEEE Spectrum Patent Power Scorecard,” which analyzed the strength of patent portfolios for calendar year 2009. During fiscal year 2010, 37 U.S. patents and 7 foreign patents were awarded to Virginia Tech Intellectual Properties and 44 license and option agreements were signed.