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Urban Orchard Cider Co./ photo courtesy of Jeff Anderson

Urban Orchard Cider announces expansion on Asheville’s South Slope

Urban Orchard plans to take over ENO’s warehouse location on Buxton Avenue and open a tasting room and production facility that will also house a new restaurant.

by November 20, 2017 3 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Fed Cup women’s tennis coming to Asheville

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Fed Cup women’s tennis coming to Asheville

Also, a lawsuit filed Tuesday on behalf of the Buncombe County Board of Commissioners takes on the manufacturers and distributors of opioids, and more.

by November 15, 2017 0 comments Asheville News
Despite gentrification concerns, Asheville City Council OKs new RAD zoning rules

Despite gentrification concerns, Asheville City Council OKs new RAD zoning rules

Asheville City Council’s decision makes whole house short term rentals in the River Arts District a special condition granted by council.

by November 15, 2017 5 comments Asheville News
Approved: 133-unit apartment complex for Asheville River Arts District

Approved: 133-unit apartment complex for Asheville River Arts District

Stoneyard Apartments won’t have any housing units deemed “affordable,” but it will have a restaurant, artist studios and 85 spaces for public parking on Lyman Street.

by November 14, 2017 11 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: New Asheville RAD mural celebrates world peace

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: New Asheville RAD mural celebrates world peace

Also, two high profile murder cases were in the news recently, and much more.

by November 13, 2017 0 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Planning process for Asheville South Slope starts

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Planning process for Asheville South Slope starts

Also, there’s an economic summit Wednesday at the US Cellular Center for contractors in the construction industry, and more.

by November 13, 2017 0 comments Asheville News
More downtown Asheville residential projects turn to short-term rentals

More downtown Asheville residential projects turn to short-term rentals

Asheville Downtown Commission members expressed concern about the proliferation of STRs and said they would draft a memo to Asheville City Council outlining their worry.

by November 11, 2017 5 comments Asheville News
This building at 45 S. French Broad Ave. just west of Asheville's central business district has come alive with new business activity since owners Charlie and Troy Ball and their children bought it three years ago. Now there's a plan to build up and add three more stories to the structure. /photo by Jason Sandford

Three-story addition to downtown Asheville building gets initial OK

Building owner Charlie Ball and his family want to build up so they’ll have more space for small business start-ups. And condos, too.

by November 10, 2017 8 comments Asheville News
Sign up for health care Saturday in Asheville, Brevard, Black Mountain, Rutherfordton

Sign up for health care Saturday in Asheville, Brevard, Black Mountain, Rutherfordton

Pisgah Legal Services and others will help enroll people for health care at the events, including a day-long session at the US Cellular Center in downtown Asheville.

by November 10, 2017 0 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: New JCC pool to open, AMOS lands big grant, more

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: New JCC pool to open, AMOS lands big grant, more

Also, the African music collective Les Amis will celebrate its two-year anniversary on Nov. 15 at 5 Walnut, and much more.

by November 9, 2017 0 comments Asheville News
Asheville real estate market, molten-hot for months, cools in third quarter

Asheville real estate market, molten-hot for months, cools in third quarter

For one thing, there just aren’t that many houses for sale in Asheville and Buncombe County.

by November 7, 2017 0 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville bidding to host Fed Cup tennis, WLOS reports

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville bidding to host Fed Cup tennis, WLOS reports

The Salvage Station will compete in the World Burger Championships this weekend, and more.

by November 7, 2017 0 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: N.C. Stage seeks male singers for ‘All is Calm’ holiday performances

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: N.C. Stage seeks male singers for ‘All is Calm’ holiday performances

Also, the Pet Vet on Patton is now selling 2018 desktop calendars with a “Wet Dog Wednesday” theme, and much more.

by November 6, 2017 0 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Takosushi, Gan Shan West now open in Asheville

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Takosushi, Gan Shan West now open in Asheville

Also, a new “urban winery” is planned for the River Arts District, and much more.

by November 6, 2017 4 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Montford Pull-Up, Cascade Lounge, Edna’s at the River closed in Asheville

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Montford Pull-Up, Cascade Lounge, Edna’s at the River closed in Asheville

Also, the French Broad Chocolate Lounge recently celebrated achieving Certified B Corporation status, and much more.

by November 5, 2017 7 comments Asheville News
Asheville’s quest to identify short term rental lawbreakers continues

Asheville’s quest to identify short term rental lawbreakers continues

Does the city’s short term rental enforcement arm have a person posting as a renter in an effort to ferret out illegal short term renters, on Asheville City Council member asked.

by October 25, 2017 20 comments Asheville News
Asheville City Council approves first boutique hotel in River Arts District

Asheville City Council approves first boutique hotel in River Arts District

Vice Mayor Gwen Wisler and Councilman Gordon Smith voted against the hotel proposal at 95 Roberts St.

by October 24, 2017 6 comments Asheville News
Innsbruck Mall, Asheville’s sleepy shopping center, may awaken under new plans

Innsbruck Mall, Asheville’s sleepy shopping center, may awaken under new plans

The Innsbruck Mall area is hot right now. Back in August, Asheville City Council approved plans for a new hotel nearby.

by October 23, 2017 11 comments Asheville News
Vijay Kapoor, campaigning Tuesday in the Montford neighborhood./ photo by Jason Sandford

Incumbent Bothwell ousted in Asheville City Council primary; Kapoor tops field

The candidates now look ahead to the the Nov. 7 general election.

by October 10, 2017 5 comments Asheville News
Boutique hotel in Asheville River Arts District gets P&Z approval

Boutique hotel in Asheville River Arts District gets P&Z approval

The project moves on to Asheville City Council for approval.

by October 9, 2017 1 comment Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Bomb scare at Asheville Regional Airport

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Bomb scare at Asheville Regional Airport

Also, Evergreen Community Charter School is hosting its first Adventure Demo Day on Saturday, and much more.

by October 6, 2017 10 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville area could see wind, rain from Hurricane Nate early next week

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville area could see wind, rain from Hurricane Nate early next week

Also, a rally against judicial gerrymandering in North Carolina is set for Monday in Pack Square Park, and more.

by October 5, 2017 0 comments Asheville News
VIDEO  CiderFest, Marcus King, hurricane relief concert, more Asheville weekend fun

VIDEO CiderFest, Marcus King, hurricane relief concert, more Asheville weekend fun

Also, there’s an amazing pop-up show at Horse + Hero with an artist reception on Friday, and more.

by October 5, 2017 0 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: New bar, Little Jumbo, planned on Broadway in Asheville

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: New bar, Little Jumbo, planned on Broadway in Asheville

Also, a conference aimed at helping businesses tell their stories, the Bonfire Conference, is coming up, and more.

by October 4, 2017 0 comments Asheville News

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