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Asheville City Council decries actions of white supremacists in Charlottesville

Asheville City Council decries actions of white supremacists in Charlottesville

Asheville remains a place of love and compassion, where hate is not, and never will be, welcome, the proclamation states.

by August 22, 2017 0 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: N.C. lawmakers to consider repealing HB2

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: N.C. lawmakers to consider repealing HB2

Also, Lonely Planet is teaming up with Explore Asheville and Biltmore Estate for a big travel giveaway.

by December 20, 2016 0 comments Asheville News, feature
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville Holiday Parade winners announced

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville Holiday Parade winners announced

Also, the Asheville Citizen-Times makes some post-election changes to its approach to covering the news, and more.

by November 30, 2016 0 comments Asheville News
Election ’16 aftermath: celebrating, boozing, flag burning in Asheville

Election ’16 aftermath: celebrating, boozing, flag burning in Asheville

The political maneuvering is far from over.

by November 11, 2016 6 comments Asheville News
WLOS: Records scarce on use of N.C. governor’s house in Asheville

WLOS: Records scarce on use of N.C. governor’s house in Asheville

Lax record-keeping makes it hard to know just how the house is being used.

by May 24, 2016 2 comments Asheville News
The Bathroom Bill That Laid a Turd in Foodtopia’s Punchbowl

The Bathroom Bill That Laid a Turd in Foodtopia’s Punchbowl

Reports from Asheville restaurants are mixed – some say the controversial law has definitely hurt business, while others say they’ve seen no impact.

N.C. Gov. Pat McCrory

N.C. Gov. Pat McCrory to host open house in Asheville on May 14

The public is invited to the open house event, which runs from 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

by May 5, 2016 10 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hit List: Asheville City Council establishes ‘no vaping’ zones

Ashvegas Hit List: Asheville City Council establishes ‘no vaping’ zones

U.S. Rep. Patrick McHenry makes the rounds and the Asheville Citizen-Times goes to Raleigh.

by March 13, 2015 4 comments Asheville politics
Ashvegas Political Hit List: New Asheville police chief to be hired by June

Ashvegas Political Hit List: New Asheville police chief to be hired by June

A quick look at what’s been happening on the local, state and national political scene.

by March 12, 2015 0 comments Asheville politics
Ashvegas Political Hit List: McCrory’s payout pandemonium and more

Ashvegas Political Hit List: McCrory’s payout pandemonium and more

Also, N.C. Sen. Terry Van Duyn is elected minority whip, and more.

by December 19, 2014 0 comments Asheville politics
Ashvegas Political Hit List: West Asheville apartment vote, Asheville City Council candidates, more

Ashvegas Political Hit List: West Asheville apartment vote, Asheville City Council candidates, more

Also, another look at the impact of redistricting in North Carolina, immigration litigation, Gov. McCrory’s re-election bid and more.

Ashvegas Political Hit List: Meadows on the move, McCrory criticizes Obama’s immigration overhaul

Ashvegas Political Hit List: Meadows on the move, McCrory criticizes Obama’s immigration overhaul

Also, speculation continues to mount that Republicans could shift course and expand Medicaid for North Carolina.

by November 21, 2014 12 comments Asheville politics
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
Ashvegas Political Hit List: Coal ash conundrum for McCrory, fracking tests, more

Ashvegas Political Hit List: Coal ash conundrum for McCrory, fracking tests, more

Also, Parking-gate update, the Klingon candidate returns, and more.

by August 15, 2014 19 comments Asheville politics
Ashvegas Political Hit List: Turner practices his pitch, Bothwell busted, city budget blessed and more

Ashvegas Political Hit List: Turner practices his pitch, Bothwell busted, city budget blessed and more

Also, the N.C. General Assembly battles over the state budget, McCrory issued his third veto of the week and more.

by June 27, 2014 7 comments Asheville politics
Ashvegas Political Hit List: Moffitt and Turner duke it out on campaign trail, more

Ashvegas Political Hit List: Moffitt and Turner duke it out on campaign trail, more

Also, updates on U.S. Reps. Mark Meadows and Patrick McHenry, and more.

by June 20, 2014 25 comments Asheville politics
Ashvegas Political Hit List: Moogfest funding rejected, lawmakers eye liquor tastings, more

Ashvegas Political Hit List: Moogfest funding rejected, lawmakers eye liquor tastings, more

Also, McCrory makes the New York Times, film industry incentives get pared back, and more.

by May 23, 2014 10 comments Asheville politics
Ashvegas Political Hit List: A look back at the ’14 May primary

Ashvegas Political Hit List: A look back at the ’14 May primary

Buncombe county’s incumbent district attorney, and an incumbent county commissioner, get the boot, while Tillis outlasts foes, and more.

by May 10, 2014 7 comments Asheville politics
Ashvegas Political Hit List: The countdown to primary election day edition

Ashvegas Political Hit List: The countdown to primary election day edition

Republican candidates seeking to challenge U.S. Sen. Kay Hagan are duking it out, while Democrats battle to challenge U.S. Rep. Mark Meadows.

by May 2, 2014 3 comments Asheville politics
Ashvegas Political Hit List: McCrory evaluates handling of public records, Hagan good with Obama for now, more

Ashvegas Political Hit List: McCrory evaluates handling of public records, Hagan good with Obama for now, more

Also, Republicans running for North Carolina’s U.S. Senate seat begin to scrap.

by March 28, 2014 9 comments Asheville politics
Ashvegas Political Hit List: Mourning Martin Nesbitt

Ashvegas Political Hit List: Mourning Martin Nesbitt

In other news, the Senate horses are at the gate and Thom Tillis has a new political ad.

Ashvegas Political Hit List: Keeping Haywood Road pedestrian friendly, more

Ashvegas Political Hit List: Keeping Haywood Road pedestrian friendly, more

Also, U.S. Sen. Kaye Hagan walks out on her own press conference and fallout from coal ash controversy continues.

by February 28, 2014 1 comment Asheville politics
Ashvegas Political Hit List: The ‘thanks for nothing’ edition

Ashvegas Political Hit List: The ‘thanks for nothing’ edition

Also, Tillis is ready to debate, Buncombe commissioners are not ready to talk Moogfest incentives, and more.

by February 21, 2014 3 comments Asheville News, Asheville politics
Ashvegas Political Hit List: McCrory woos Boeing, Moffitt eyes his destiny, Hagan labeled ‘moderate,’ more

Ashvegas Political Hit List: McCrory woos Boeing, Moffitt eyes his destiny, Hagan labeled ‘moderate,’ more

Also, U.S. Rep. Mark Meadows says President Obama “has declared war, and not just on Congress but the American people.”

by February 7, 2014 5 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Political Hit List: Moffitt mulls drones, McHenry hits a Swiss resort, more

Ashvegas Political Hit List: Moffitt mulls drones, McHenry hits a Swiss resort, more

Also, Thom Tillis, North Carolina’s speaker of the House, ready to investigate Obamacare.

Ashvegas Political Hit List: Obama visits Tar Heel state and Hagan bails, while McCrory hails

Also, Buncombe County Commissioners approve $40.5 million plan for Asheville Middle School.

by January 17, 2014 16 comments Asheville politics

Ashvegas Political Hit List: A Klingon candidate, banning bare breasts, more

Also, Buncombe County commissioners approved $1.2 million in grants to manufacturer Jacob Holms Industries.

Ashvegas Political Hit List: New year, new N.C. tax system; Tills on TV; more

Ashvegas Political Hit List: New year, new N.C. tax system; Tills on TV; more

Also, the latest on the race for North Carolina’s U.S. Senate seat held by Kay Hagan.

by January 3, 2014 1 comment Asheville politics
Ashvegas Political Hit List: Jiminy Christmas edition

Ashvegas Political Hit List: Jiminy Christmas edition

U.S. Rep. Mark Meadows votes no on a bipartisan budget deal, there’s an increasing national focus on U.S. Sen. Kay Hagan’s re-election bid, more.

by December 13, 2013 2 comments Asheville News, Asheville politics

Ashvegas Political Hit List: Asheville Mayor Bellamy ends her tenure; McCrory on the media; more

A quick look at the week in political news in Asheville and around the state.

Ashvegas Political Hit List: Bellamy won’t run for Congress; Raleigh Digest controversy; more

Reviewing the political landscape of the past week.

by December 1, 2013 3 comments Asheville politics
N.C. Gov. Pat McCrory to visit Asheville today

N.C. Gov. Pat McCrory to visit Asheville today

The meet-and-greet is set for 5 p.m. at The Crest Center.

by January 1, 2013 5 comments Asheville News
Jeb Bush to visit Asheville today in support of N.C. gubernatorial candidate McCrory

Jeb Bush to visit Asheville today in support of N.C. gubernatorial candidate McCrory

A group plans to protest the event by flying a plane towing a banner over Biltmore Village.