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The Asheville Citizen-Times newspaper staff is located on the second floor of this downtown building, which the newspaper's corporate owner sold in 2018.

Asheville Citizen-Times awaits layoffs, consolidation after merger deal

The new company, which will be called Gannett, will be focused on establishing a business model that puts digital offerings first.

by November 17, 2019 1 comment Asheville News
The future of Asheville’s daily newspaper in flux with proposed merger

The future of Asheville’s daily newspaper in flux with proposed merger

GateHouse Media, which owns more than 150 newspapers in the U.S. and is backed by an investment company, plans to buy Gannett Co., the second largest newspaper company in the U.S.

by August 11, 2019 1 comment Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville Music School appoints new program director

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville Music School appoints new program director

Also, Asheville has organized a chapter of the American Institute of Graphic Arts, and more.

by July 24, 2019 0 comments Asheville News
Vinyl record-pressing business proposed for downtown Asheville

Vinyl record-pressing business proposed for downtown Asheville

Who’s driving the renewed interest in vinyl records? Millennials.

by June 18, 2019 0 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville agencies, businesses aid furloughed federal workers

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville agencies, businesses aid furloughed federal workers

Also, the Asheville Fringe Festival is in full swing, and much more.

by January 22, 2019 4 comments Asheville News
All Day Darling

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: All Day Darling restaurant opens in Montford

Also, peeling paint on Coxe Avenue is being cleaned up, and much more.

by December 24, 2018 1 comment Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: HGTV producer to speak at AdClub WNC gathering

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: HGTV producer to speak at AdClub WNC gathering

Also, there’s new construction action on Carolina Lane at the site of a building collapse five years ago, and more.

by October 8, 2018 0 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Two new downtown Asheville poke restaurants planned

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Two new downtown Asheville poke restaurants planned

Also, Asheville is getting a new CBD coffee bar, and more.

by September 24, 2018 3 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
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
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
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
Asheville police beating: FBI investigates, NYT notices, Kapoor defends police chief

Asheville police beating: FBI investigates, NYT notices, Kapoor defends police chief

Hundreds of residents attended a Wednesday night meeting to vent their anger.

by March 9, 2018 0 comments Asheville News
Word on the street: Asheville Citizen-Times building is being sold

Word on the street: Asheville Citizen-Times building is being sold

The number of employees working out of the Asheville Citizen-Times building at 14 O’Henry Ave. has been cut dramatically over the past decade.

by February 12, 2018 4 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville Regional Airport usage sets new record

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville Regional Airport usage sets new record

Asheville airport officials are set to begin studies that could lead to construction on expanding the terminal building in a couple of years.

by February 2, 2018 0 comments Asheville News

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Lucky Otter restaurant to close in West Asheville

Also, details about 2018 AIR Passports on sale now, the 2018 Asheville Restaurant Week and much more.

by December 26, 2017 1 comment Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Mountain Pet Rescue, new Asheville animal welfare group, raising funds

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Mountain Pet Rescue, new Asheville animal welfare group, raising funds

A Weaverville woman well-known for playing Mrs. Claus at Craggy Mountain Line died recently, and more.

by December 11, 2017 0 comments Asheville News

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

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: More layoffs at Everyday Health in Asheville

Also, the Asheville Citizen-Times has hired a new education and social issues reporter, and more.

by September 28, 2017 0 comments Asheville News
More layoffs at Asheville Citizen-Times

More layoffs at Asheville Citizen-Times

Gannett, the newspaper’s corporate parent company, earlier this month announced it was cutting less than 1 percent of its workforce as part of restructuring.

by September 18, 2017 12 comments Asheville News

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville solar eclipse weather forecast looking good

Also, the Asheville Citizen-Times has hired two new reporters, and more.

by August 14, 2017 2 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: One World Brewing to open in West Asheville

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: One World Brewing to open in West Asheville

Also, Sweeten Creek Brewing is expanding, and more.

by July 13, 2017 0 comments Asheville News
Former Asheville Citizen-Times publisher, editorial writers launch commentary site

Former Asheville Citizen-Times publisher, editorial writers launch commentary site

Carolina Commentary encourages news organizations to share their editorials.

by July 7, 2017 1 comment Asheville News

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville 48 Hour Film Project winner announced July 13

Also, Jacqueline D. Grant has been named president-elect of the North Carolina Bar Association, and more.

by July 4, 2017 0 comments Asheville News
Who’s leaving the Asheville Citizen-Times now?

Who’s leaving the Asheville Citizen-Times now?

Four Asheville Citizen-Times reporters and photographers are reportedly leaving the news staff, with apparent plans to fill most of the openings.

by June 16, 2017 1 comment Asheville News

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Gas prices are great

Also, Asheville Sandwich Company is taking over the Jackson Underground space downtown, and more.

by June 12, 2017 0 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville scores final water win

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville scores final water win

Also, Hi-Wire has replaced a pale ale with a new IPA as a year-round flagship beer, and more.

by December 23, 2016 2 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville Holiday Parade winners announced

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville Holiday Parade winners announced

Also, the Asheville Citizen-Times makes some post-election changes to its approach to covering the news, and more.

by November 30, 2016 0 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: More tacos coming to Asheville as Mountain Madre, BarTaco prepare to open

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: More tacos coming to Asheville as Mountain Madre, BarTaco prepare to open

Also, the Asheville Art Museum is planning to open temporary offices on Biltmore Avenue, and much more.

by October 31, 2016 6 comments Asheville News, feature
Sacked! Asheville Citizen-Times lays off 9, including Tony Kiss, the Beer Guy

Sacked! Asheville Citizen-Times lays off 9, including Tony Kiss, the Beer Guy

The latest round of newspaper layoffs is more evidence of the unstoppable decline in print advertising.

by October 25, 2016 9 comments Asheville News, feature
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Sonora restaurant, Crucible bar now open in Asheville

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Sonora restaurant, Crucible bar now open in Asheville

Also, Crucible bar in the River Arts District is open, and much more.

by October 25, 2016 0 comments Asheville News
With Awtry out as Asheville Citizen-Times editor, who will lead the newsroom of the future?

With Awtry out as Asheville Citizen-Times editor, who will lead the newsroom of the future?

Awtry oversaw a dramatic newsroom reorganization and oversaw another round of layoffs during his short tenure.

by March 4, 2016 5 comments Asheville News
Asheville Citizen-Times goes all out on Bigfoot coverage

Asheville Citizen-Times goes all out on Bigfoot coverage

It’s a lame story, the daily newspaper can’t seem to get enough of it. Why? Because it brings precious website clicks.

by January 29, 2016 5 comments Opinion
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: New bottle shop opens at Asheville Outlets

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: New bottle shop opens at Asheville Outlets

Also, Franzi Charen is appointed to the Asheville Downtown Commission, James Fisher leaves the Asheville Citizen-Times for the Asheville Ale Trail, and more.

by January 27, 2016 0 comments Asheville News
Asheville Citizen-Times jacks price of a single copy of daily newspaper to $1.50

Asheville Citizen-Times jacks price of a single copy of daily newspaper to $1.50

The newspaper is fighting a losing battle: steep price increases drive down the sale of single copies of the newspaper.

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Izzy’s Coffee House opens in West Asheville

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Izzy’s Coffee House opens in West Asheville

Also, the Asheville Convention and Visitors Bureau revises hotel occupancy numbers for October, and much more.

by January 18, 2016 1 comment Asheville News
It’s deadline time for Asheville Citizen-Times buyout offers; will lay-offs follow?

It’s deadline time for Asheville Citizen-Times buyout offers; will lay-offs follow?

Just last year, the Asheville Citizen-Times laid off two employees and forced several others out through a “reorganization.”

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: HGTV set to give away West Asheville bungalow in ‘Urban Oasis’ sweepstakes

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: HGTV set to give away West Asheville bungalow in ‘Urban Oasis’ sweepstakes

Also, a new hire at the Asheville-Buncombe Sports Commission and much more.

by August 5, 2015 2 comments Asheville News
Asheville Citizen-Times reporters call bullshit on Carolina Public Press investigative reporting claim

Asheville Citizen-Times reporters call bullshit on Carolina Public Press investigative reporting claim

Watch the video. Nothing like a good ‘ol media pissing match to get folks riled up.

by July 23, 2015 18 comments Asheville News
Asheville Citizen-Times reporter Jon Ostendorff to join WLOS as investigative reporter

Asheville Citizen-Times reporter Jon Ostendorff to join WLOS as investigative reporter

Gannett environmental reporter Tonya Maxwell will replace Ostendorff as the Citizen-Times’ investigative reporter.

by May 4, 2015 4 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville parents pissed about Duke substation plans near school

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville parents pissed about Duke substation plans near school

Also, Asheville Makerspace finds a new home at a former West Asheville day care center, more.

by March 19, 2015 1 comment Asheville News
The Asheville Citizen-Times offers ‘insider’ deals to subscribers

The Asheville Citizen-Times offers ‘insider’ deals to subscribers

Coffee with an editor? A deal on drapes? Want to look at historic photos? Those are just a few of the perks of the newspaper’s new, members-only Insider program.

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Food Connection benefit concert set for Friday

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Food Connection benefit concert set for Friday

The Friday concert will feature 30 local musicians. Proceeds will go toward a new partnership to deliver food to those in need.

by March 12, 2015 0 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Has Asheville lost its weird, and more

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Has Asheville lost its weird, and more

Also, Asheville’s first home built from recycled shipping containers is finished and Bold Rock Hard Cider looks to Buncombe County for temporary production facility space.

by December 30, 2014 5 comments Asheville News
Opinion: Lack of immigrants voices in Asheville Citizen-Times coverage does community disservice

Opinion: Lack of immigrants voices in Asheville Citizen-Times coverage does community disservice

Do migrant residents’ connection to this region make them “part of this community,” or do they remain apart, as problems for the rest of “us” to solve?

by November 25, 2014 10 comments Opinion
Asheville Citizen-Times newsroom of the future: New faces abound post-layoffs

Asheville Citizen-Times newsroom of the future: New faces abound post-layoffs

Also, former Asheville Citizen-Times reporter Joel Burgess is set to return the newspaper on Monday.

by October 22, 2014 8 comments Asheville News
News obit: Henry Robinson, first African-American reporter at Asheville Citizen-Times, dies

News obit: Henry Robinson, first African-American reporter at Asheville Citizen-Times, dies

Robinson, who started at the newspaper in the late 1960s, covered everything from sports to religion.

by September 30, 2014 2 comments Asheville News
The short goodbye: Tuesday was last day for Asheville Citizen-Times newsroom staffers out under reorg

The short goodbye: Tuesday was last day for Asheville Citizen-Times newsroom staffers out under reorg

Veteran reporter Barbara Blake and photographer John Coutlakis bid farewell in two very different columns, one nostalgic, one gut-wrenching.

by September 3, 2014 5 comments Asheville News
Asheville Citizen-Times posts job listings days after layoffs as newsroom reorg shakes out

Asheville Citizen-Times posts job listings days after layoffs as newsroom reorg shakes out

The Citizen-Times has yet to explain who is doing what under the “newsroom of the future” reorganization, but a few roles are clear.

by August 28, 2014 8 comments Asheville News
Asheville Citizen-Times newsroom loses 7 employees in reorganization

Asheville Citizen-Times newsroom loses 7 employees in reorganization

It’s another sorrowful day at the Asheville Citizen-Times.

by August 22, 2014 33 comments Asheville News