A modest home on Brevard Road was once a destination for music-lovers around the world who sought a taste of bluegrass.
City officials are looking at ways to raise money to increase the life of existing parking decks and possibly add onto them.
The Asheville Yoga Festival has announced that it’s returning to town for its fourth year (July 27), but with a few changes. The event is under new ownership, it has a new name, it has landed Ingles Markets as a big sponsor among others, and it has an expanded line-up of presenters and practitioners. Here’s the press release: Asheville Yoga[Read More…]
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Members of the Asheville Downtown Commission said last week that standards for development should be clearly expressed.
Also, photographer Lydia See will celebrate the opening of a new exhibition on Feb. 16, and much more.
The new regulations are a fear-based reaction to growth, one commission member said.
Also, Asheville is one of the fastest gentrifying cities in the U.S. according to a report, and more.
After reviewing The Parisian hotel’s design, one commissioner asked, “What’s next, a pyramid?” Still, the project was approved on a 6-1 vote.
Juan Carlos Jimenez pleaded guilty to second-degree murder in the case of Chris Ortega.
Local tourism officials are keeping an eye on key measurements of success as a hotel building boom rolls on.
Also, the Montford Park Players are planning a big group photo in May, and much more.
The Home2Suites by Hilton hotel is a 5-story, 117-room hotel proposed for a location on Thompson Street.
Councilman Gordon Smith won’t seek re-election, newcomer Kim Roney says she’s running and others are testing the waters.
Also, ticket and concession sales stats from December’s Christmas Jam, and much more.
Developers may appeal the decision to Superior Court.
The Asheville Planning & Zoning Commission review comes after the Asheville Downtown Commission rejected the hotel proposal.
Also, the Awesome Foundation is planning to give away free money around Asheville this weekend and much more.
Also, the Chocolate Fetish celebrates 30 years in Asheville, and much more.
Chad Slagle and Keith Mort have a process to speed up the aging process of whiskey, and they showcase it on this season of “Moonshiners.”
Also, A-B Tech’s student culinary team is headed to a national cooking competition, and much more.
Rich Lee, Kim Roney and Sheneika Smith are a few names being bandied about as possible City Council candidates this year.
Several gatherings are happening around Asheville Friday and Saturday.
Also, Beautcatcher Cinemas screened its last movies, and more.