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Ashvegas Hot Sheet: N.C. Supreme Court to hold May sessions in Asheville

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: N.C. Supreme Court to hold May sessions in Asheville

Also, Saturday is Record Store Day, and much more.

by April 20, 2018 0 comments Asheville News
4 dead following shooting in West Asheville

4 dead following shooting in West Asheville

A man has died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound, according to police.

by April 19, 2018 0 comments Asheville News
With new work, Asheville artist Jeremy Russell embraces subtle synchronicity

With new work, Asheville artist Jeremy Russell embraces subtle synchronicity

Russell hopes that viewers will see that his new work represents “an honest search, an honest approach.”

In race for Buncombe sheriff, new questions about old Asheville Police Department traffic stop

In race for Buncombe sheriff, new questions about old Asheville Police Department traffic stop

Sean Devereux, a prominent Asheville defense attorney, is raising concerns about the integrity of Daryl Fisher, a candidate for Buncombe County sheriff.

by April 18, 2018 0 comments Asheville News
President Bush and First Lady Barbara Bush visited this Asheville man’s home in ’92; here’s how it came about

President Bush and First Lady Barbara Bush visited this Asheville man’s home in ’92; here’s how it came about

Roy Harris hosted the President and First Lady for a Saturday lunch. Here’s what happened.

by April 18, 2018 0 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Immigration enforcement actions continue around Asheville

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Immigration enforcement actions continue around Asheville

Also, the 27 Club in downtown Asheville is open, and much more.

by April 17, 2018 0 comments Asheville News
Asheville Citizen-Times staff shrinks again as work consolidated in Nashville

Asheville Citizen-Times staff shrinks again as work consolidated in Nashville

Three more newsroom jobs are being cut at the newspaper.

by April 17, 2018 1 comment Asheville News
News obit: Harry Anderson, TV sitcom star and comedic magician, dies in Asheville

News obit: Harry Anderson, TV sitcom star and comedic magician, dies in Asheville

Anderson died of natural causes, according to reports. He was 65.

by April 16, 2018 2 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Ping-pong pop-up, Pong AVL, set for Asheville debut

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Ping-pong pop-up, Pong AVL, set for Asheville debut

Also, Static Age Records recently celebrated 14 years in business in Asheville, and much more.

by April 16, 2018 1 comment Asheville News
Federal immigration agents make Asheville area arrests, outcry follows

Federal immigration agents make Asheville area arrests, outcry follows

Community activists and several Asheville public officials criticized the action and called for support for the families of those detained.

by April 16, 2018 0 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Jack Young Greenhouses in Candler under new ownership

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Jack Young Greenhouses in Candler under new ownership

Also, celebrity chef Michael Symon was spotted in downtown Asheville on Sunday, and more.

by April 16, 2018 0 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Plans considered to enliven Carolina Lane in downtown Asheville

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Plans considered to enliven Carolina Lane in downtown Asheville

Here’s more of what’s going around… -There’s a plan in the works to “activate” Carolina Lane, Chicken Alley, and Broadway Street, through the arts. The effort is being led by the Asheville Design Center and the Center for Craft, which is considering¬†opening a makerspace with store frontage on Carolina Lane. The groups are also looking at potential new permanent art[Read More…]

by April 15, 2018 1 comment Asheville News
Asheville Music Weekend: SIYAH talks AVL hip-hop, more

Asheville Music Weekend: SIYAH talks AVL hip-hop, more

Also, check out the Travers Sunday Jam at Pisgah Brewing in Black Mountain.

by April 13, 2018 2 comments Asheville Music, Asheville News
SOLD: Asheville Citizen-Times newspaper building for $5.25 million

SOLD: Asheville Citizen-Times newspaper building for $5.25 million

The newspaper plans to lease back space and remain, while the entire interior is renovated for new tenants.

by April 6, 2018 4 comments Asheville News
Asheville Music Weekend: Ashley Heath, Chuck Lichtenberger, Papadosio

Asheville Music Weekend: Ashley Heath, Chuck Lichtenberger, Papadosio

Also The Meadow, the outdoor venue at Highland Brewing, opens this weekend with a full slate of music.

Sounding a social media alarm, researcher finds some ‘likes’ can be hurtful

Sounding a social media alarm, researcher finds some ‘likes’ can be hurtful

Mitch Prinstein will offer a free talk to the public in Asheville on April 10.

by April 5, 2018 0 comments Asheville News
New videos released in Asheville police beating; national media takes notice

New videos released in Asheville police beating; national media takes notice

The new video offers a fuller picture of the events in August 2017.

by April 4, 2018 0 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Buncombe commissioners, sheriff clash

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Buncombe commissioners, sheriff clash

Buncombe commissioners have been at odds with Buncombe County Sheriff Van Duncan before; most recently over Duncan’s proposal for a new jail, which commissioners have opposed.

by April 3, 2018 0 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Button and Co. Bagel Shop planned for Lexington Ave.

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Button and Co. Bagel Shop planned for Lexington Ave.

Also, the movie “Legacy of a Whitetail Deer Hunter” that was shot around Western North Carolina a few years ago is out, and much more.

by March 30, 2018 1 comment Asheville News
Heartburn: Asheville City Council works to fill budget hole

Heartburn: Asheville City Council works to fill budget hole

A $3.5 million operating budget deficit for the city of Asheville this coming fiscal year can be trimmed to $1.7 million, city staffers told Asheville City Council members Thursday.

by March 29, 2018 0 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: North Asheville drug store lunch counter to close

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: North Asheville drug store lunch counter to close

One woman, Gnelle Israel, has managed the lunch counter for the majority of the time it’s been open.

by March 29, 2018 3 comments Asheville News
WLOS television news anchors in Asheville read Sinclair-ordered promos

WLOS television news anchors in Asheville read Sinclair-ordered promos

Part of the WLOS promo says “we are concerned about the troubling trend of irresponsible, one-sided news stories plaguing our country.”

by March 28, 2018 48 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Dorfman to lead The Collider in Asheville

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Dorfman to lead The Collider in Asheville

Simple Cafe and Juice Bar is coming to Haywood Road in West Asheville.

by March 25, 2018 1 comment Asheville News
At Asheville City Hall, policy and personnel changes follow police controversy

At Asheville City Hall, policy and personnel changes follow police controversy

A host of actions are underway, from plans to increase the hiring of more minority police officers to the creation of a Human Rights Commission.

by March 21, 2018 0 comments Asheville News