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Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Preservation crews will assess Asheville’s Basilica of St. Lawrence

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Preservation crews will assess Asheville’s Basilica of St. Lawrence

Also, there’s a big new economic development announcement for the Enka Commerce Park, and more.

by October 3, 2018 0 comments Asheville News
Former NFL quaterback Matt Leinart weds TV actress in Asheville

Former NFL quaterback Matt Leinart weds TV actress in Asheville

Nick Lachey, of the boyband supergroup 98 Degrees, sang at the couple’s reception at The Cress Center.

At Asheville ‘pit of despair,’ no changes anytime soon

At Asheville ‘pit of despair,’ no changes anytime soon

One resident bemoaned the inaction, calling the property “a scar on the city of Asheville that needs to heal.”

by April 24, 2018 1 comment Asheville News
Asheville Downtown Association endorses public process for downtown lot

Asheville Downtown Association endorses public process for downtown lot

The Asheville Design Center plans to go before Asheville City Council on March 8 with a proposal for the visioning process.

by March 3, 2016 0 comments Asheville News
Controversial downtown Asheville land parcel will be center of new ‘visioning’ process

Controversial downtown Asheville land parcel will be center of new ‘visioning’ process

It’s a piece of property near the St. Lawrence Basilica and U.S. Cellular Center that city officials have struggled with for more than a decade.

by January 20, 2016 14 comments Asheville News
Contentious piece of downtown Asheville real estate headed back up for sale

Contentious piece of downtown Asheville real estate headed back up for sale

The city-owned lot has created headaches for Asheville city officials the past 15 years. And yes, hoteliers still want to build on it.

by February 16, 2015 22 comments Asheville News

McKibbon drops plan to build new hotel on Haywood Street in downtown Asheville

A lawsuit filed by other downtown hotel owners dissuaded McKibbon.

by November 22, 2013 11 comments Asheville business
NPR: New exhibition highlights Guastavino family’s architectural work in public spaces

NPR: New exhibition highlights Guastavino family’s architectural work in public spaces

The father-son-team left their mark across the U.S., including Asheville.

Ashvegas Op-Ed: Beauty of Basilica does not end at its property line

Ashvegas Op-Ed: Beauty of Basilica does not end at its property line

The author of two histories of Asheville architecture offers her perspective on the fate of the property by the Basilica.

by September 14, 2012 0 comments Opinion
Citizen-Times: City of Asheville sells property across from Basilica to McKibbon Hotel Group

Citizen-Times: City of Asheville sells property across from Basilica to McKibbon Hotel Group

Hotel? Park? Plaza? Hotel.

by September 12, 2012 14 comments Asheville News
Church officials will tout plans for development near St. Lawrence Basilica on Friday

Church officials will tout plans for development near St. Lawrence Basilica on Friday

Asheville City Council is expected to end the development debate on Sept. 11.

by September 5, 2012 4 comments Asheville News
Drawings show what proposed hotel would look like in downtown Asheville

Drawings show what proposed hotel would look like in downtown Asheville

Check out drawings shown at a public meeting held by McKibbon Hotel Group officials.

by August 16, 2012 20 comments Asheville News