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This Week's Recipe: Rich Grilled Corn on the Cob with Garlic Butter, Lime, and Queso Fresco

Corn is the perfect vegetable for grilling. Why? because it comes with its own built-in protective wrapper — the cornhusk! There is natural moisture in the green husks that helps to steam and smoke the corn until it's tender, sweet, and full of flavor.


For the garlic butter:

- 12 tablespoons (1 1/2 sticks) unsalted butter, slightly softened
- 4 cloves garlic, coarsely chopped
- Salt and freshly ground black pepper...
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RAYSAC After Prom Grand Finale will take place on Sunday, May 31, 2015

Roanoke, VA-With prom season wrapping up, RAYSAC - Roanoke Area Youth Substance Abuse Coalition is gearing up for another After Prom Grand Finale, which is highlighted every year by awarding a new car to a local student. This year's Grand Finale will be held on Sunday, May 31st, from 1-4 pm.  The event will be held at Tanglewood Mall,  Roanoke. VA.

The event is held as incentive for high school students who remain at...
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Nissan Versa Note named one of the “10 Tech-Savviest Cars Under $20,000”

Nissan Versa Note named one of the 10 Tech-Savviest Cars Under $20,000 by Kelley Blue Book’s

2015 model noted for its class-exclusive* Around View® Monitor, among other features

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. - For the second straight year, the Nissan Versa Note is one of Kelley Blue Book's's "10 Tech-Savviest Cars Under $20,000." Awarded for its excellent Around View® Monitor and other...

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First Team Congratulates Betsey Miles, 2015 Golden Apple Award Winner Betsey Miles

Each year, teachers from across Roanoke County Public Schools are nominated by students, parents, co-workers and administrators to receive the Golden Apple Award.  This year, 64 teachers were nominated and 24 teachers were selected as semi-finalists.

First Team is proud to support Roanoke County Public Schools by awarding Betsey Miles, Golden Apple Award Winner, the use of a brand-new 2015 Nissan Rogue SV for one year, courtesy of First Team Nissan, with custom license plates that read GR8-TCR (Great Teacher). 

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Subaru Loves the Earth E-Waste Recycling Event, through April 30, 2015.

First Team Subaru is proud to be a part of Subaru's "Love The Earth" E-Waste initiative!

We're recycling items you don't use - and loving the earth at the same time.

As part of the Subaru Love Promise, First Team Subaru pledges to actively preserve the environment.  During the month of April, 2015, First Team Subaru will be a drop-off location for E-Waste items. Whether you have anything from an old cell phone...

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Tangerine-Glazed Ham for Easter Dinner

Take your Easter Dinner to a new level your family will love with this delicious recipe from the Food Network!

Total Time: 4 hr 20 min
Prep: 20 min
Cook: 4 hr

10 to 12 servings

1 (8 to 10-pound) smoked ham, bone-in, skin on
Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper
1 bunch fresh sage leaves
1/4 cup extra-virgin olive oil
1 cup (2 sticks) unsalted butter, cut in chunks
2 tangerines (continued)
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3rd Annual RVSPCA Tail Chaser 5K and 1 Mile Walk, March 28th

The Roanoke Valley SPCA will be holding its 3rd annual Tail Chaser 5k and 1 mile Walk on Saturday, March 28th! In 2014, the Tail Chaser 5k and 1 Mile Walk had over 250 runners and walkers with their canine companions participating. This year we hope to double the amount for human and furry, four-legged participants who take part in our event!

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Featured Recipe: Springtime Chicken Nachos

Here's a fast and fun recipe for the whole family, a tasty dish that goes great with a springtime BBQ, watching a game or just hanging out with friends.
1 whole chicken breast, cut into 1/2 inch cubes
6 green onions, sliced, white parts and tops separated
3 tablespoons olive oil
2 cloves garlic, crushed
1/2 tspn ground chipotle seasoning
2 tblspn ground chili seasoning
1/2 tspn paprika
1 tblspn garlic
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