Post Tagged with: "Haywood Street"

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
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Jack Young Greenhouses in Candler under new ownership

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Jack Young Greenhouses in Candler under new ownership

Also, celebrity chef Michael Symon was spotted in downtown Asheville on Sunday, and more.

by April 16, 2018 0 comments Asheville News
Ben & Jerry’s planning to open downtown Asheville ice cream shop

Ben & Jerry’s planning to open downtown Asheville ice cream shop

A Ben & Jerry’s fanchisee has pulled construction permits to open an ice cream shop on Haywood Street in the heart of downtown.

by February 12, 2018 15 comments Asheville News
Asheville hotelier: We’re moving on Embassy Suites plan despite city appeal of court decision

Asheville hotelier: We’re moving on Embassy Suites plan despite city appeal of court decision

Shaunak Patel says he’s so confident in his case that he may risk starting construction prior to resolving the state appeal.

by January 21, 2018 19 comments Asheville News
Action at proposed Embassy Suites hotel site in downtown Asheville: demolition permits pulled

Action at proposed Embassy Suites hotel site in downtown Asheville: demolition permits pulled

Asheville City Council voted in January 2017 to deny the developer permission to move forward. The developer appealed in Superior Court and won a decision in October.

by January 18, 2018 1 comment Asheville News
Fire destroys historic Victorian house in Asheville River Arts District

Fire destroys historic Victorian house in Asheville River Arts District

The Keener House, built around 1890, was home to a businessman who opened his own grocery store on the bottom level on the house on what was then known as East Haywood Street.

by January 8, 2018 1 comment Asheville News

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville City Council meets in closed session to discuss hotel lawsuit

Also, Asheville Grit editor Ali McGhee announces that she’s accepted a new job that she’ll start in January, and more.

by December 21, 2017 2 comments Asheville News
Word on the street: Starbucks really, really wants downtown Asheville location

Word on the street: Starbucks really, really wants downtown Asheville location

The coffeehouse giant’s search once again brings up the controversial topic of whether big chains should be welcome in downtown Asheville.

by August 2, 2017 10 comments Asheville News
PHOTOS Proposed new hotel on Haywood Street in Asheville

PHOTOS Proposed new hotel on Haywood Street in Asheville

This new hotel would be situated right across the street from the Hyatt Place, which just opened this spring.

by September 15, 2016 1 comment Asheville News, feature
First look at proposed Embassy Suites, another new downtown Asheville

First look at proposed Embassy Suites, another new downtown Asheville

The plans for new downtown Asheville hotels just keep on coming.

by July 22, 2016 21 comments Asheville News, feature
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
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
PHOTOS: Demolition of Three Brothers Restaurant on Haywood Street in Asheville

PHOTOS: Demolition of Three Brothers Restaurant on Haywood Street in Asheville

The 50-year-old Haywood Street restaurant was bulldozed on Wednesday to make way for a new hotel.

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
New downtown Asheville hotel planned

New downtown Asheville hotel planned

We’re starting to see a boomlet of downtown hotel building in our little tourist town.

by May 4, 2013 13 comments Asheville business
Asheville Scene: Downtown restaurant Solace is closing

Asheville Scene: Downtown restaurant Solace is closing

The restaurant’s last day is Oct. 28.

by October 10, 2012 12 comments Asheville food and drink