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One-woman puppet show ‘Jug-Baby’ coming to The Odditorium in West Asheville

One-woman puppet show ‘Jug-Baby’ coming to The Odditorium in West Asheville

The Nov. 17 show is part of an East Coast tour that ends in New Orleans, where it will be performed as part of the New Orleans Fringe.

by October 24, 2014 0 comments Asheville arts
Asheville’s Smiling Hara asks public for $20,000 to help it make tempeh from hemp seeds

Asheville’s Smiling Hara asks public for $20,000 to help it make tempeh from hemp seeds

The organic, soy-free tempeh will be made with hemp seeds grown by veterans.

by October 24, 2014 0 comments Asheville business
Empire Strikes Bass, doggie costume contest Sunday at Aloft Hotel in Asheville

Empire Strikes Bass, doggie costume contest Sunday at Aloft Hotel in Asheville

For the last time this year, the public is invited out to the party on the pool deck of the Aloft Hotel. Proceeds benefit Charlies Angels Animal Rescue.

by October 24, 2014 0 comments Asheville events
New wave of rooftop venues planned in Asheville

New wave of rooftop venues planned in Asheville

There’s been a serious lack of accessible rooftop venues in Asheville for years. That’s about to change.

Asheville celebrity spotting: The dudes from ‘American Pickers,’ Shailene Woodley of “Fault in Our Stars’

Asheville celebrity spotting: The dudes from ‘American Pickers,’ Shailene Woodley of “Fault in Our Stars’

Woodley was grabbing a smoothie in south Asheville.

by October 24, 2014 1 comment Celebrities in Asheville
The Isis in West Asheville to host Appalachian Trail Conservancy fundraiser on Nov. 6

The Isis in West Asheville to host Appalachian Trail Conservancy fundraiser on Nov. 6

Pleasure Chest and Blind Boy Chocolate and the Milk Sheiks will perform, and attendees are encouraged to dress in their best “hiker chic.”

by October 24, 2014 0 comments Asheville benefits
Ashvegas movie review: St. Vincent is predictable, hokey, lovable

Ashvegas movie review: St. Vincent is predictable, hokey, lovable

Bill Murray stars alongside Melissa McCarthy.

by October 23, 2014 0 comments Asheville News
Stu Helm, Food Critic: On Hole and hot dogs at King James Public House, Greenlife

Stu Helm, Food Critic: On Hole and hot dogs at King James Public House, Greenlife

Once upon a time, a wee shop was built over the river in West Asheville, and it had a well-executed logo and Hole donuts opened its wee doors for all. As usual, f-words abound.

by October 23, 2014 7 comments Asheville food and drink
Oskar Blues Osktoberfest party returns to Brevard on Saturday

Oskar Blues Osktoberfest party returns to Brevard on Saturday

The party includes a great music line-up (including The Broadcast from Asheville) and Oskar Blues’ rare specialty beer, Osktoberfest Marzen.

by October 23, 2014 0 comments Asheville beer, Asheville events
Review: Girl power and the perfect song for ex-boyfriends at Tiny Ruins/Sharon Van Etten show in Asheville

Review: Girl power and the perfect song for ex-boyfriends at Tiny Ruins/Sharon Van Etten show in Asheville

Perfect yodels, too, at the Grey Eagle show.

by October 22, 2014 3 comments Asheville Music
Steve-O, on hating roller coasters, fake teeth, real tattoos, being vulnerable and more

Steve-O, on hating roller coasters, fake teeth, real tattoos, being vulnerable and more

Steve-O will bring his stand-up show to The Millroom in Asheville on Oct. 26.

by October 22, 2014 0 comments Asheville events
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
Looking for a tech job in Asheville? Check out Venture Asheville job fair Thursday

Looking for a tech job in Asheville? Check out Venture Asheville job fair Thursday

Connect businesses and learn about employment opps with companies like Plum Print and DoctorDirectory.

by October 22, 2014 0 comments Asheville business
Galen Kipar, a local fishing guide and musician.

VIDEO Stories of climate change and solutions collected in WNC Climate Listening Project

The project collected dozens of stories showing local impacts and adaptations regarding climate change in the mountains of North Carolina.

by October 22, 2014 2 comments Asheville features
Stu Helm, Food Critic Blog: Preview of Ghan Shan Station in Asheville fails to impress

Stu Helm, Food Critic Blog: Preview of Ghan Shan Station in Asheville fails to impress

In a word: disappointles.

by October 22, 2014 4 comments Asheville food and drink
Buncombe tourism cash winners: Construction of baseball/softball fields, improvements along river

Buncombe tourism cash winners: Construction of baseball/softball fields, improvements along river

In all, the Buncombe County Tourism Development Authority handed out nearly $5 million in cash collected from a local hotel room tax.

by October 22, 2014 12 comments Asheville News
Gasoline prices in Asheville fall below $3 a gallon for first time in five years

Gasoline prices in Asheville fall below $3 a gallon for first time in five years

Gas prices could keep dropping, and the saving arrive just as consumers have their eyes on the holiday shopping season.

by October 21, 2014 7 comments Asheville News
Brew-ED Beer News: With no end in sight for demand, Asheville craft breweries continue to expand

Brew-ED Beer News: With no end in sight for demand, Asheville craft breweries continue to expand

With increasing numbers of beer tourists and wider distribution, there appears no end in sight for beer production in Asheville.

by October 21, 2014 1 comment Asheville beer
Tiny Ruins/photo by Ben Anderson

Tiny Ruins and Hollie Fullbrook’s layered, dynamic sound arrive in Asheville tonight

Tiny Ruins will open for Sharon Van Etten tonight at the Grey Eagle.

by October 21, 2014 0 comments Asheville Music
Stu Helm, Food Critic, gets a taste of New York City

Stu Helm, Food Critic, gets a taste of New York City

Stu had to borrow shoes to get into one schmancy eatery. Dawn drank a $25 martini. Aunt Sally was escorted to the bathroom. As usual, beware the liberal use of the f-word.

by October 17, 2014 18 comments Asheville food and drink
Ashvegas Political Hit List: The Asheville City Hall flag fallout, affordable housing discussion, more

Ashvegas Political Hit List: The Asheville City Hall flag fallout, affordable housing discussion, more

Also, the race between N.C. Rep. Tim Moffitt and challenger Brian Turner is coming down to the wire.

by October 17, 2014 20 comments Asheville News
Asheville green business leaders to Duke Energy: Shut down the city’s coal-fired power plant

Asheville green business leaders to Duke Energy: Shut down the city’s coal-fired power plant

Asheville’s green business leaders take a stand.

by October 17, 2014 11 comments Asheville News
PHOTOS Hole doughnut shop in West Asheville opens

PHOTOS Hole doughnut shop in West Asheville opens

The specialty doughnut is located on Haywood Road.

by October 16, 2014 13 comments Asheville food and drink
Asheville Flyer for Kids celebrates two years of publishing on Sunday

Asheville Flyer for Kids celebrates two years of publishing on Sunday

Games! Crafts! Door prizes! Goofiness!

by October 15, 2014 0 comments Asheville events