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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
VIDEO: Asheville Holiday Parade, Medieval Market, more weekend fun

VIDEO: Asheville Holiday Parade, Medieval Market, more weekend fun

The Asheville Holiday Parade on Saturday morning, and the Winter Lights lighting ceremony that evening, highlight the weekend events in town.

by November 16, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
EAT OF THE WEEK: Don’t Panic, I’m Just Here to Eat a Reuben for Lunch.

EAT OF THE WEEK: Don’t Panic, I’m Just Here to Eat a Reuben for Lunch.

“DON’T PANIC. I’M JUST HERE FOR LUNCH.” Now that I lead food tours, there are certain restaurants where the staff might be triggered to panic when they see me walk in the door unexpectedly. Their first thought might go something like, “Oh fuck! Did I forget there’s a food tour coming?!?” Followed by “Holy shit, 16 hungry motherfuckers are about[Read More…]

by November 16, 2017 4 comments Asheville food and drink, Reviews
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
Stu Helm’s #PositiveLists: Top 6 Most Awesome Ideas I’ve Had Recently While Walking…

Stu Helm’s #PositiveLists: Top 6 Most Awesome Ideas I’ve Had Recently While Walking…

Let’s do another one of those #PositiveLists! Ever since a friend told me that making positive lists is good for one’s general well-being, I’ve been writing and posting them to Facebook. Everything between the hashmarks has been cut ‘n’ pasted from my personal Facebook page. ### Top 6 Most Awesome Ideas I’ve Had Recently While Walking… 1) “The City of[Read More…]

by November 14, 2017 1 comment Asheville features
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
VIDEO: Asheville RAD Studio stroll and after-party at Cotton Mill Studios

VIDEO: Asheville RAD Studio stroll and after-party at Cotton Mill Studios

Also, Highland Brewing celebrates the release of its popular Cold Mountain Ale, and much more.

by November 9, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
South Asheville sounds off, propelling Kapoor to big City Council win

South Asheville sounds off, propelling Kapoor to big City Council win

Broadly speaking, voters were motivated by an anti-incumbent streak and a clear desire to vote against a district election plan for Asheville City Council.

by November 8, 2017 5 comments Opinion
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
Tix on sale now for annual Bernstein Family Christmas Spectacular

Tix on sale now for annual Bernstein Family Christmas Spectacular

Is Judy Bernstein gonna go off the rails? What’s new with Jimbo? Get out to see the Bernsteins this holiday season.

by November 7, 2017 0 comments Asheville arts, Asheville events
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
VIDEO Hatch This, Festival of Artistry, more Asheville things to do

VIDEO Hatch This, Festival of Artistry, more Asheville things to do

Get out and have some fun this weekend!

by November 4, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
Let’s Get Listy Wit It! Stu’s Top Ten Lunches in Downtown Asheville

Let’s Get Listy Wit It! Stu’s Top Ten Lunches in Downtown Asheville

Stu Helm’s Top 10 Lunches in Downtown Asheville Let’s Get Listy Wit It! The following top ten list includes places and items that I eat for lunch most often, places I think about eating lunch at more than other places, and a place or two I plan to eat more lunches at in the future. Of course, duh, I’m not[Read More…]

by November 3, 2017 3 comments Asheville food and drink, Reviews
EAT OF THE WEEK: Eating My Cake & Feelings at The Bar

EAT OF THE WEEK: Eating My Cake & Feelings at The Bar

“I HEARD YOU HAVE CAKE.” “Aw yeah, Man. We’ve got some amazing cake,” responded the bartender — quite enthusiastically — to my seemingly out-of-place interest in cake at the brewery. The two young beer enthusiasts sitting next to me looked over, a little curious, exchanging glances while the bartender confirmed the inevitable. “You want a piece of cake, Buddy?” I[Read More…]

by November 2, 2017 0 comments Asheville food and drink, Reviews

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