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Stu Helm’s #PositiveLists: 5 Reasons Not to Hate the World Today

Stu Helm’s #PositiveLists: 5 Reasons Not to Hate the World Today

Let’s do one of those #PositiveLists! I know I usually write about food, but last Spring a friend of mine (Hi Megan!) told me that she had heard that making positive lists improved one’s overall well-being. I’m already known among my Facebook friends for posting lists of everything from the number of fruiting trees in my yard, to the many[Read More…]

by October 18, 2017 0 comments Asheville features
Reports: Man connected to Asheville’s music scene charged with drug violations

Reports: Man connected to Asheville’s music scene charged with drug violations

Adrian Zelski was arrested in Randolph County.

by May 10, 2016 3 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville railroad roundhouse torn down

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville railroad roundhouse torn down

Also, The Magnetic Theatre in Asheville is seeking short film submissions for a new show, and more.

by January 30, 2016 19 comments Asheville News
Legal marijuana an hour’s drive from Asheville? Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians to do feasibility study

Legal marijuana an hour’s drive from Asheville? Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians to do feasibility study

The Cherokee One Feather newspaper reports that Tribal Council approved its resolution during a meeting Thursday.

by October 29, 2015 0 comments Asheville News
Gordon Piland of Candler has been arrested and charged with possessing marijuana plants with the intent to sell and distribute them. Piland is a long-time advocate of using marijuana for medical purposes. A licensed physician in North Carolina in 1981, Piland was tried and convicted in state court for illegally growing marijuana, which he gave to at least one patient./ Photo by Jason Sandford

Medical marijuana activist Gordon Piland arrested in Asheville, charged with weed possession

Gordon Piland was a licensed physician in North Carolina when he was prosecuted for growing pot and giving it to patients in 1981.

by October 27, 2015 21 comments Asheville News
Updated: Asheville City Council candidate’s campaign manager facing felony drug charges

Updated: Asheville City Council candidate’s campaign manager facing felony drug charges

Austin Haynes, the campaign manager and son of City Council candidate Brian Haynes, was charged with possessing more than 6 pounds of marijuana back in March.

Organizers to spotlight industrial hemp with new September event, HempX Asheville

Organizers to spotlight industrial hemp with new September event, HempX Asheville

Entrepreneurs are increasingly seeing opportunities to make products with hemp, once an abundant crop.

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 police dog Diego dies from complications related to surgery

Asheville police dog Diego dies from complications related to surgery

The 9-year-old Belgian Malinois helped Asheville police find more than 115 pounds of marijuana and nearly 8 pounds of cocaine in his career.

by April 8, 2014 2 comments Asheville News

Ashvegas reader: Owen High School marijuana brownies sicken students

Fifteen students were involved and at least one was expelled, according to a loyal Ashvegas reader.

by December 10, 2013 6 comments Asheville News
Food & Wine, Conde Nast Traveler put Asheville on top lists for best bakeries, most friendly

Food & Wine, Conde Nast Traveler put Asheville on top lists for best bakeries, most friendly

Asheville is friendly, has good bread and easy-to-get marijuana. Yep, that’s pretty much us.

by August 1, 2013 1 comment Asheville features
Asheville cannabis community holding potluck at Pisgah Brewing on July 12

Asheville cannabis community holding potluck at Pisgah Brewing on July 12

Keep Asheville NORML is raising its profile locally following last weekend’s first annual Cannabis Community Festival.

by July 8, 2013 10 comments Asheville News
Overrated Asheville: Even the weed’s not that good

Overrated Asheville: Even the weed’s not that good

Where the all the gnarly, shade-grown strains of fair trade, organic nugs, dude? Seriously….

by April 11, 2013 5 comments Asheville News
Craigslist Asheville: Found your stash. Smoked it. Last year. Just remembered.

Craigslist Asheville: Found your stash. Smoked it. Last year. Just remembered.

Another classic Craigslist Asheville post.

by March 25, 2013 3 comments Asheville News
Asheville Citizen-Times: Woodfin maker of hemp gear has high hopes for biz

Asheville Citizen-Times: Woodfin maker of hemp gear has high hopes for biz

Gear made by Tim Robinson of Legalize Pot Belly Pigs Co. was featured last week at the 2013 Winter X Games.

by January 29, 2013 2 comments Asheville business

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