Two city advisory boards have split on their approval of the downtown hotel project.
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More of what’s going around in Asheville as the week winds down.
The Embassy Suites project moves on to Asheville City Council for final review.
Members of the Buncombe County Democratic Party picked retired banker Al Whitesides to serve on the Buncombe County Board of Commissioners, District 1, on Monday…
Also, Asheville City Councilman Gordon Smith says he’s not seeking appointment to the Buncombe County Board of Commissioners, and much more.
Local hotel owners and executives aren’t happy with the direction City Council is headed.
A city resident says the prime rat-spotting hour in downtown is 4 a.m.
Also, the Asheville Food and Wine Festival is coming up soon, and much more.
Updates on a deadly shooting in Asheville, the end of a bill to install district elections for Asheville City Council and much, much more.
Also, the Buncombe County TDA releases details about a new festival fund it has created, and much more.
Abby the Spoon Lady says she opposes the latest city proposal for regulating street performances.
Also, N.C. Sen. Tom Apodoca is looking to have Asheville City Council members elected by districts, and more.
Planks on Wainscott’s platform: AirBnB advocacy, revoking Asheville’s hotel room tax and adopting “Stairway to Heaven” as the city’s official song.
The Asheville Civic Center Commission has been “hearing the same broken record about the performing arts center” for years, one commissioner said upon hearing the update.
The 18-story former BB&T bank and office building will become home to a new boutique hotel, condos, restaurant space and more.
Also, The Honeycutters, one of Asheville’s hottest bands, releases a new music video, and more.
Newly elected Asheville City Councilwoman Julie Mayfield on Wednesday announced she had returned a campaign donation from the developer.
Austin Haynes, the campaign manager and son of City Council candidate Brian Haynes, was charged with possessing more than 6 pounds of marijuana back in March.
Southern rocker Warren Haynes and friends lent their support to the candidacy of Haynes’ brother, Brian.
Performances in front of Woolworth Walk, the Big Iron and on Pack Square in front of Rhubarb restaurant would be strictly regulated.
The Sept. 8 concert at New Mountain AVL will also include Jeff Sipe, Malcomb Holcombe, Free Radio, more.
It’s early, but Democrats are maneuvering to keep a lock on District 1 of the Buncombe County Board of Commissioners.
Also, a new haunted hearse tour, plans for a new Ingles grocery store on Brevard Road, a facelift for Krispy Kreme on Patton Avenue and much more.
Friday is the deadline for what a campaign finance report that will offer the first look at City Council candidates’ fundraising efforts.