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33 downtown Asheville businesses to donate to three nonprofits during ’12 Days of Giving’

33 downtown Asheville businesses to donate to three nonprofits during ’12 Days of Giving’

Each business has designated one item for the 12 Days of Giving. Ten percent of proceeds of the sale of that item will go to three Asheville nonprofits that feed and clothe homeless people.

by December 17, 2014 0 comments Asheville benefits
Lexington Glassworks set to open mid January in downtown Asheville

Lexington Glassworks set to open mid January in downtown Asheville

The new glassblowing workshop and gallery is opening in an old automotive shop on Asheville’s South Slope.

by December 17, 2014 2 comments Asheville News
Wicked Weed Brewing to celebrate second anniversary in Asheville

Wicked Weed Brewing to celebrate second anniversary in Asheville

Wicked Weed has brewed a 14% ABV Imperial IPA for the occasion.

by December 17, 2014 2 comments Asheville beer
Interior view from front entrance

First look at plans for Catawba Brewing’s new Asheville brewery

Catawba’s 5,400-square-foot space on Asheville’s South Slope will house a 7-barrel brewing system capable of producing over 500 barrels of specialty/small-batch beers a year.

by December 16, 2014 1 comment Asheville beer, Asheville News
Asheville City Council Election 2015: Update on who might be running

Asheville City Council Election 2015: Update on who might be running

Will Jan Davis seek re-election?

by December 16, 2014 6 comments Asheville politics
‘Listen to This’ storytelling series returns to The Orange Peel in Asheville Thursday

‘Listen to This’ storytelling series returns to The Orange Peel in Asheville Thursday

The show will feature Asheville personalities sharing stories and songs of holiday travel hardships.

by December 16, 2014 2 comments Asheville events
Brew-ED Beer News: Hi-Wire expansion, Burial Beer expansion, Oskar Blues new flagship brew

Brew-ED Beer News: Hi-Wire expansion, Burial Beer expansion, Oskar Blues new flagship brew

Burial Beer Company celebrated its expansion recently with the release of the first batch of beer brewed on their new 10 barrel system.

by December 15, 2014 0 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Beer News: Thirsty Monk keg drop on New Year’s Eve

Ashvegas Beer News: Thirsty Monk keg drop on New Year’s Eve

Also, Burial Beer is now offering a kick-ass jazz brunch on Sundays.

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Busker forum Tuesday, Ethiopian restaurant taking reservations, more

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Busker forum Tuesday, Ethiopian restaurant taking reservations, more

Also, Chipotle is scheduled to open on Saturday.

by December 15, 2014 3 comments Asheville News
Confirmed: Firestorm Cafe to open new bookstore/cafe in West Asheville

Confirmed: Firestorm Cafe to open new bookstore/cafe in West Asheville

The former Pro Bikes location at 610 Haywood Road is to be Firestorm’s new home.

by December 13, 2014 25 comments Asheville News
Asheville’s Hi-Wire Brewing announces $3 million expansion to make more beer

Asheville’s Hi-Wire Brewing announces $3 million expansion to make more beer

The announcement of Hi-Wire’s expansion caps off a remarkable year in the growth of Asheville’s independent craft breweries.

With passion for trains and trolleys, Asheville man engineers Christmas magic

With passion for trains and trolleys, Asheville man engineers Christmas magic

Rocky Hollifield and his Craggy Mountain line takes rides back to Christmases past with an old-fashioned trolley ride.

by December 11, 2014 1 comment Asheville features
Stu Helm, Food Critic, on Taste of Asheville and Blind Pig Asheville

Stu Helm, Food Critic, on Taste of Asheville and Blind Pig Asheville

Stu’s first reaction upon hearing the Blind Pig dinner would be held in a bowling alley: “It’s gonna smell. Do we have to bowl?” Beware the f-bomb.

by December 10, 2014 21 comments Asheville food and drink
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: New coffee shop coming to downtown Asheville, more

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: New coffee shop coming to downtown Asheville, more

Also, the building at 414 Haywood Road in West Asheville is for sale.

by December 10, 2014 11 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Ethiopian restaurant to open soon, parking deck demo starts, more

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Ethiopian restaurant to open soon, parking deck demo starts, more

Also, Chipotle in south Asheville is coming along, scientists are studying the effects of climate change on Christmas trees and more.

by December 9, 2014 2 comments Asheville News
Richardson: Construction on New Belgium’s Asheville brewery on track; brewing to start in late 2015

Richardson: Construction on New Belgium’s Asheville brewery on track; brewing to start in late 2015

Jay Richardson, general manager of New Belgium’s new Asheville brewery, said Tuesday that construction at the Craven Street site will peak from now until April.

Massive brewing tanks start arriving at New Belgium’s new Asheville brewery in January

Massive brewing tanks start arriving at New Belgium’s new Asheville brewery in January

Six big brewhouse tanks will arrive on trucks from Charleston starting the second week in January. Another set of fermentation tanks will arrive in March.

Ashvegas Political Hit List: West Asheville apartment vote, Asheville City Council candidates, more

Ashvegas Political Hit List: West Asheville apartment vote, Asheville City Council candidates, more

Also, another look at the impact of redistricting in North Carolina, immigration litigation, Gov. McCrory’s re-election bid and more.

Ashvegas 2014 Year in Review: Top baby names in Buncombe County

Ashvegas 2014 Year in Review: Top baby names in Buncombe County

Olivia is tops for girls, while William is tops for boys in Buncombe County.

by December 8, 2014 4 comments Asheville News
With Oskar Blues Brewery’s new flagship Pinner, beermaker nods again to marijuana

With Oskar Blues Brewery’s new flagship Pinner, beermaker nods again to marijuana

The Colorado-based Oskar Blues has never been shy about making pot references.

by December 4, 2014 0 comments Asheville beer
Asheville City Council Election 2015: Who’s running?

Asheville City Council Election 2015: Who’s running?

West Asheville neighborhood activist Rich Lee has expressed an interest in running, and Julie Mayfield, co-executive director of an Asheville nonprofit, says she’s considering a run.

by December 4, 2014 26 comments West Asheville
These buildings located off Riverside Drive behind Riverview Station are up for sale. The move comes after city of Asheville officials cut off electricity to the property earlier this year after deeming the buildings unfit for occupancy. About two dozen local artists had been using the buildings for studio space./ Photo by zen sutherland

For sale: Asheville River Arts District warehouses, formerly home to working artists

Owner Robert Camille says he’s hired a commercial Realtor to sell the property after city officials earlier this year deemed the buildings too dangerous to occupy.

by December 4, 2014 3 comments Asheville News
Asheville filmmaker seeks $5,000 from public for movie featuring West Asheville musicians

Asheville filmmaker seeks $5,000 from public for movie featuring West Asheville musicians

The movie, done in the magical realism style, will be filmed in part at Harvest Records and The Mothlight.

by December 4, 2014 2 comments Asheville film
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Shakey’s remodeling, new hotel plans, new Asheville bus schedule, more

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Shakey’s remodeling, new hotel plans, new Asheville bus schedule, more

Also, a new downtown Asheville bar is in the works, Hi-Wire Brewing is poised for growth, SantaCon is Saturday, Ben’s Tune-Up party, more.

by December 4, 2014 0 comments Asheville News