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Issue: May 2013 by Kate Stevens.
The long-awaited arrival of spring brought with it warm weather, lush foliage and a pesky layer of yellow dust on nearly every surface in the Hill City. Allergies can be a dreaded reality of the spring season for most people, but some combat allergies to various elements year-round. Asthma and Allergy Center of Lynchburg on [...]
Issue: March 2013 by Kate Stevens.
In a time when technology reigns supreme, it seems there’s almost nothing that can’t be done straight from a mobile device. In keeping with this trend, eVA, Virginia’s acclaimed online procurement system, has utilized a mobile economy to change the face of business dealings through its new eVA Mobile 4 Business application. The eVA system [...]
Issue: February 2013 by Kate Stevens.
It’s a place where art meets heart. WarmStreets, an organization and art gallery in downtown Lynchburg specifically dedicated to caring for the homeless, is local nonprofit director Rick Hughes’ way of connecting citizens to the less fortunate around the area—those who are often forgotten on the streets. The concept arose when Hughes, founder and director [...]
Issue: January 2013 by Kate Stevens.
When Melissa Thompson struggled to find what she was looking for in a local gym, she wasted no time in starting her own. Three years after its opening, Elite Athletics is stretching its muscles all the way to a brand new, custom-designed gym. Thompson’s dream began in January 2010 when she, a handful of dedicated [...]