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Karen Cragnolin, the retired founder of the nonprofit RiverLink, spoke to the Asheville Planning & Zoning Commission during its regular meeting on Sept. 4. Cragnolin expressed her opposition to the proposed location of a restaurant along the banks of the French Broad River, at 144 Riverside Drive./ photo by Jason Sandford for Ashevegas.com

Asheville P&Z votes down proposed riverfront restaurant

The Jettie Rae’s Fish n’ Such restaurant proposal heads to Asheville City Council next for a final decision.

by September 5, 2019 0 comments Asheville News
Asheville City Council to consider spending $290,000 on ‘pit of despair’ consultant

Asheville City Council to consider spending $290,000 on ‘pit of despair’ consultant

The finance committee of Asheville City Council decided last year not to spend $340,000 on a consultant.

by August 12, 2019 3 comments Asheville News
An architectural rendering of the proposed Jetti Rae's Seafood and Such restaurant being proposed for 144 Riverside Drive in the Asheville River Arts District.

New riverside restaurant, Jettie Rae’s, proposed for Asheville River Arts District

The riverside restaurant proposed for 144 Riverside Drive will welcome tubers and boaters who arrive from the French Broad River.

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: New downtown Asheville co-working space opens

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: New downtown Asheville co-working space opens

Also, the line-up for the RiverMusic summer music series has been announced, and more.

by April 22, 2018 1 comment Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Buncombe most intoxicated, disruptive in NC, report states

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Buncombe most intoxicated, disruptive in NC, report states

Also, magician David Blaine is coming to Asheville, and more.

by February 26, 2018 0 comments Asheville News

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville Sister Cities sending delegation to France

Also, the Asheville Affiliates are holding their “Party with a Purpose” on Thursday, and more.

by June 20, 2017 0 comments Asheville News

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Hemp farm pilot project approved for Western North Carolina

Also, Music Video Asheville celebrates its 10th anniversary, and much more.

by April 20, 2017 0 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Barleycorn restaurant in West Asheville closes abruptly

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Barleycorn restaurant in West Asheville closes abruptly

Also, the improv group Reasonably Priced Babies announces a residency at The Altamont Theatre, and more.

by September 8, 2016 0 comments Asheville News
Garrett Artz is new executive director at Asheville nonprofit RiverLink

Garrett Artz is new executive director at Asheville nonprofit RiverLink

Artz is an Asheville attorney and co-founder of the Connect Enka nonprofit.

by September 1, 2016 0 comments Asheville News
Asheville GritVegas Weekend Update for the weekend of August 11

Asheville GritVegas Weekend Update for the weekend of August 11

It’s time for the weekend update, y’all! Have the rain and heat been keeping you indoors? Seriously, Asheville, is it ever going to stop┬áraining? Lucky for us, that means the river will be high this weekend for all the floating folks, and we also have plenty of indoor (read: dry) activities for you to enjoy when you’re not in the[Read More…]

by August 11, 2016 1 comment Asheville events, Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville police issue citations to protesters one week after sit-in

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville police issue citations to protesters one week after sit-in

Also, there’s a bikini bike wash at Harley-Davidson Asheville on Saturday, and much more.

by July 28, 2016 5 comments Asheville News
Asheville GritVegas Weekend Update for the weekend of July 7

Asheville GritVegas Weekend Update for the weekend of July 7

Here’s your quick video guide to the weekend in Asheville.

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Center for Craft, Creativity and Design issues call to artists

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Center for Craft, Creativity and Design issues call to artists

Also, a round-up of some local crowdfunding campaigns, and more.

by May 9, 2016 0 comments Asheville News
RiverMusic Festival 2016 in Asheville: Floating Action, Greyhounds, Patrick Sweany, more

RiverMusic Festival 2016 in Asheville: Floating Action, Greyhounds, Patrick Sweany, more

The music fest by the river kicks off Friday.

by May 3, 2016 0 comments Asheville Music, feature
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: A new event for Asheville entrepreneurs, StartUp Grind, set for Jan. 26

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: A new event for Asheville entrepreneurs, StartUp Grind, set for Jan. 26

Asheville Brewers Supply is holding a free educational seminar for home brewers, and more.

by January 20, 2016 0 comments Asheville News
Donor promises up to $10,000 to pay for one year of RiverLink personalized plate for people

Donor promises up to $10,000 to pay for one year of RiverLink personalized plate for people

RiverLink and the Clean Water Management Trust Fund gets $10 for every license plate.

by November 17, 2015 2 comments Asheville benefits
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Salsarita’s restaurant to open in Asheville

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Salsarita’s restaurant to open in Asheville

Also, construction is set to begin on a new French Broad River access point, a new apartment building is coming to Biltmore Park, and more.

by May 19, 2015 11 comments Asheville News
Buncombe tourism cash winners: Construction of baseball/softball fields, improvements along river

Buncombe tourism cash winners: Construction of baseball/softball fields, improvements along river

In all, the Buncombe County Tourism Development Authority handed out nearly $5 million in cash collected from a local hotel room tax.

by October 22, 2014 12 comments Asheville News
RiverMusic fest in Asheville kicks off tonight with Orgone, Emefe

RiverMusic fest in Asheville kicks off tonight with Orgone, Emefe

It’s gonna be a big night down by the river.

by March 17, 2014 9 comments Asheville Music
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: New West Asheville coffee shop; Vortex doughnuts delivered; tempeh tacos; and more

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: New West Asheville coffee shop; Vortex doughnuts delivered; tempeh tacos; and more

You can buy a RiverLink license plate now and a new riverside park is coming to Woodfin.

by October 8, 2013 0 comments Asheville News
Registration open for Anything That Floats Parade on French Broad River

Registration open for Anything That Floats Parade on French Broad River

It’s all part of RiverFest, set for Aug. 10 this year. Brought to you by RiverLink.

by May 21, 2013 2 comments Asheville events
RiverMusic 2013 hits Friday with StephaniesID

RiverMusic 2013 hits Friday with StephaniesID

There’s a new trolley service to shuttle folks from downtown to the riverside party.

by May 14, 2013 4 comments Asheville News
RiverLink: Old Cotton Mill in River Arts District to be torn down

RiverLink: Old Cotton Mill in River Arts District to be torn down

The brick building was recently the site of an arson fire, one of a recent string of RAD arsons.

by May 9, 2013 3 comments Asheville News
RiverLink’s Cragnolin: Breweries wouldn’t be here if water wasn’t clean

RiverLink’s Cragnolin: Breweries wouldn’t be here if water wasn’t clean

RiverLink director appears in a Colorado article about clean water and craft beer.

by October 25, 2012 0 comments Asheville beer, Asheville News