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Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Water outages planned for Asheville River Arts District

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Water outages planned for Asheville River Arts District

Local outfitters in the River Arts District have banded together to form the Asheville Riverfront Alliance as recreation increases along the French Broad River in Asheville.

by February 21, 2019 1 comment Asheville News
Burger Bar in Asheville to host screening of ‘Wastedland 2’ on Sunday

Burger Bar in Asheville to host screening of ‘Wastedland 2’ on Sunday

The movie depicts a post apocalyptic world where the last few remaining inhabitants are the spirit animals of graffiti writers.

by November 1, 2016 1 comment Asheville film
Asheville brewery owner, fed up with graffiti tags, offers $500 reward

Asheville brewery owner, fed up with graffiti tags, offers $500 reward

Alternate headline – “Graffiti in Asheville: it’s still an issue.”

by November 13, 2015 13 comments Asheville News
13 acres in heart of Asheville’s River Arts District under contract to be sold

13 acres in heart of Asheville’s River Arts District under contract to be sold

The property was home to studio space and galleries of several Asheville artists until last summer.

by April 27, 2015 14 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Publix eyes Hendersonville, Lex 18 to offer ‘Downton’ style afternoon tea

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Publix eyes Hendersonville, Lex 18 to offer ‘Downton’ style afternoon tea

Also, Amazing Pizza Co. plans to sell pizza by the slice on Haywood Road, Parkway Bistro is set to open on Hendersonville Road and more.

by February 10, 2015 7 comments Asheville News
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
Ashvegas Political Hit List: Backing of Asheville busking regs, still going after graffiti, more

Ashvegas Political Hit List: Backing of Asheville busking regs, still going after graffiti, more

Also, more on the Hagan vs. Tillis battle for North Carolina’s U.S. Senate seat.

by September 26, 2014 7 comments Asheville News, Asheville politics
Three-day fest celebrating graffiti and street art set for West Asheville this weekend

Three-day fest celebrating graffiti and street art set for West Asheville this weekend

Burners and BBQ will feature street artists and music at The Odditorium and The Mothlight in West Asheville this Labor Day weekend.

by August 28, 2014 4 comments Asheville arts, Asheville events
Ashvegas Political Hit List: Poets who don’t know it, Moral Monday comes to Asheville, more

Ashvegas Political Hit List: Poets who don’t know it, Moral Monday comes to Asheville, more

Also, a graffiti cleanse is underway in Asheville, city officials cut power to eight buildings home to artists in the River Arts District and more.

by July 18, 2014 0 comments Asheville News
New group art show at Asheville’s Carolina Cinemas features work by artists who started in graffiti art

New group art show at Asheville’s Carolina Cinemas features work by artists who started in graffiti art

Aerosal artist Gus Cutty curates work by Trek 6, Ishmael, Ted Harper, others.

by June 9, 2014 1 comment Asheville arts
Asheville’s war on graffiti: Two new arrests, one ugly new tag

Asheville’s war on graffiti: Two new arrests, one ugly new tag

Asheville police arrested two 20-something men recently. Meantime, somebody tagged the beautiful trout mural on the side of Hunter Banks.

by April 15, 2014 23 comments Asheville News
Asheville police announce latest graffiti-related arrest

Asheville police announce latest graffiti-related arrest

A 28-year-old Western Carolina University student was arrested April 1 for tagging Carolina Lane.

by April 2, 2014 11 comments Asheville News
Asheville police: Man arrested for tagging 19 properties

Asheville police: Man arrested for tagging 19 properties

The arrest follows increased community attention and concern about graffiti in Asheville.

by March 24, 2014 47 comments Asheville News
Graffiti: It’s back and worse than ever in Asheville

Graffiti: It’s back and worse than ever in Asheville

Seven years ago, Asheville officials made ridding the city of ugly graffiti a priority. It worked. For awhile.

City Council approves business improvement district for downtown Asheville

City Council approves business improvement district for downtown Asheville

City council voted 5-2 to establish a controversial special tax district downtown.

by October 9, 2012 7 comments Asheville News