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Election 2014: Buncombe goes blue as Turner, Ager pull upsets

Election 2014: Buncombe goes blue as Turner, Ager pull upsets

On a night that saw Republicans score big wins in races across the Tar Heel state and around the country, Democrats around Asheville had reason to celebrate.

Stu Helm, Food Critic on Urban Orchard and the Asheville beer shampoo Broo

Stu Helm, Food Critic on Urban Orchard and the Asheville beer shampoo Broo

Yes, Stu just reviewed shampoo. Beer-flavored shampoo. But still. Shampoo.

by November 4, 2014 3 comments Asheville food and drink
UPDATED: FOR SALE: Collection of Asheville historical items, including old photos, coins, books, key to the city

UPDATED: FOR SALE: Collection of Asheville historical items, including old photos, coins, books, key to the city

Asheville photographer Jenny Bowen is selling her collection of Asheville ephemera.

by November 4, 2014 3 comments Asheville events
PHOTOS New Belgium Brewery in Asheville, November 2014

PHOTOS New Belgium Brewery in Asheville, November 2014

New Belgium’s new East Coast brewery in Asheville is starting to take shape.

Snapshot: Asheville liquor consumption, ranked

Snapshot: Asheville liquor consumption, ranked

Asheville really likes Burnett’s Vodka. Asheville liquor stores also sell more Jameson than any other stores in the state.

by November 3, 2014 5 comments Asheville food and drink
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: West Asheville car thefts, adoption expo, more

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: West Asheville car thefts, adoption expo, more

Also, a cheese fest, a craft market and more.

by November 3, 2014 0 comments Asheville News
Project seeks $2,000 from for Asheville public housing documentary

Project seeks $2,000 from for Asheville public housing documentary

The goal is to share stories of some of the more than 6,000 people living in Asheville public housing complexes.

by November 3, 2014 0 comments Asheville features
Sierra Nevada Brewing in Mills River to hire 150 for restaurant/taproom

Sierra Nevada Brewing in Mills River to hire 150 for restaurant/taproom

A couple of specific needs: an experienced pizza cook and a bakery/pastry manager.

Ashvegas Political Hit List: The 2014 Election eve edition

Ashvegas Political Hit List: The 2014 Election eve edition

It’s down to the wire between Ager and Ramsey; reports on Merrell-Frost and McHenry-McQueen debates; and more.

by November 3, 2014 24 comments Asheville News

Riding the wave: How a group of Asheville real estate sellers are shaping the South Slope

Jeremy Goldstein and his co-workers at G/M Property Group have been doing deals in the hottest part of downtown Asheville for years.

by November 1, 2014 9 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: A rare Halloween snowfall, new shop for Pinups for Pitbulls, more

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: A rare Halloween snowfall, new shop for Pinups for Pitbulls, more

Also, a new West Asheville blog, Frugal Backpacker to open, unveiling ceremony for a new mural, and more.

by November 1, 2014 1 comment Asheville News
Avett Brothers team with Asheville area puppeteer Hobey Ford for new video

Avett Brothers team with Asheville area puppeteer Hobey Ford for new video

Ford uses the art of shadow puppetry to create a lovely new video to accompany TAB’s “Bring Your Love to Me.”

by October 31, 2014 4 comments Asheville Music
Asheville Grit: Ready for a big break, Asheville’s River Rats head to LA

Asheville Grit: Ready for a big break, Asheville’s River Rats head to LA

A young, hungry Asheville band heads to LA in a few days to rub elbows with music industry pros.

by October 31, 2014 0 comments Asheville Music
Cold Mountain release party set for Nov. 13 in Asheville at Highland Brewing

Cold Mountain release party set for Nov. 13 in Asheville at Highland Brewing

Last year, all the bottles at the brewery sold out in two and a half hours. This year, bottles will be released over three days.

by October 31, 2014 7 comments Asheville beer, Asheville News
NPR book critic Maureen Corrigan’s new book examining ‘Gatsby’ topic for Malaprop’s event in Asheville

NPR book critic Maureen Corrigan’s new book examining ‘Gatsby’ topic for Malaprop’s event in Asheville

Corrigan’s book – part biography, history and literary criticism – examines the enduring interest in F. Scott Fitzgerald’s classic novel.

by October 31, 2014 0 comments Asheville News
FOR SALE: .69 acres with frontage on Haywood Road in West Asheville

FOR SALE: .69 acres with frontage on Haywood Road in West Asheville

The property for sale has some serious redevelopment potential in West Asheville, which is already booming.

by October 30, 2014 3 comments Asheville News
Mechanical Eye Microcinema to screen ‘Our Nixon’ Nov. 18 at BeBe Theatre in Asheville

Mechanical Eye Microcinema to screen ‘Our Nixon’ Nov. 18 at BeBe Theatre in Asheville

The all-archival documentary consists of Super 8 home movies filmed by three of Nixon’s top White House aides.

by October 30, 2014 0 comments Asheville film
Naughty faeries hit the runway Nov. 15 for Asheville Faerie Arts Festival

Naughty faeries hit the runway Nov. 15 for Asheville Faerie Arts Festival

Nearly 30 models will show off the work of more than a dozen fashion designers.

by October 30, 2014 0 comments Asheville events
WIN a BMX bike in advance of Red Bull Dreamline event airing on NBC Nov. 8

WIN a BMX bike in advance of Red Bull Dreamline event airing on NBC Nov. 8

The BMX competition brought heart-stopping action to Oskar Blues REEB Ranch in Brevard recently.

by October 30, 2014 1 comment Asheville events
Stu Helm, Food Critic, on Biscuit Head on Biltmore Ave, Vortex Doughnuts

Stu Helm, Food Critic, on Biscuit Head on Biltmore Ave, Vortex Doughnuts

Stu got over his resentment for Vortex making him wait so long for a frickin’ doughnut to try it out. Beware the liberal use of four-letter words.

by October 29, 2014 20 comments Asheville food and drink
Asheville app, Local Flavor AVL, to celebrate 100 members on Nov. 5 at Highland Brewing

Asheville app, Local Flavor AVL, to celebrate 100 members on Nov. 5 at Highland Brewing

Since its launch earlier this year, the smart phone app that celebrates locally owned businesses has expanded to three other cities.

by October 29, 2014 0 comments Asheville business
Miss Gay Latina pageant Saturday at Diana Wortham Theatre in Asheville

Miss Gay Latina pageant Saturday at Diana Wortham Theatre in Asheville

The San Francisco-based, award-winning Alayo Dance Company will perform on Friday, as well as on Saturday as part of the Miss Gay Latina show.

by October 29, 2014 0 comments Asheville arts
Asheville Cinema Festival set for Nov. 6-9

Asheville Cinema Festival set for Nov. 6-9

The festival includes a screening of “The Imitation Game” starring Benedict Cumberbatch and Keira Knightly.

by October 28, 2014 0 comments Asheville film
Public art is topic for PechaKucha Night in Asheville on Nov. 14

Public art is topic for PechaKucha Night in Asheville on Nov. 14

A group of Asheville artists will give presentations; one artist will create a projection for the entire East-facing facade of the BB&T building.

by October 28, 2014 0 comments Asheville News

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