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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 8 comments Asheville News
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Tour de Spro, a coffee shop bike crawl, set for Saturday in Asheville

The event will raise money for a Gold Mountain Coffee Growers’ program that helps young women in Nicaragua.

by May 1, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
Fifth Season Gardening Co. to close South Slope shop, open warehouse to public

Fifth Season Gardening Co. to close South Slope shop, open warehouse to public

Fifth Season Gardening Co. has announced that it is closing its hydroponics supply shop on Banks Avenue on Asheville’s South Slope on Dec. 23. It will be interesting to see what happens with that location, a hot development spot with Vortex Doughnuts, Catawba Brewing, Buxton Hall Barbecue and Banks Ave. bar all nearby. In its newsletter announcement, Fifth Season notes[Read More…]

by November 28, 2016 0 comments Asheville business
Outdoor companies to hold Asheville scavenger hunt Aug. 6

Outdoor companies to hold Asheville scavenger hunt Aug. 6

The prize packages include two pairs of BANGS Shoes, two Blue Ridge Chair Works chairs and much more.

by July 14, 2016 0 comments Asheville business
DOUGHNUTTING: Doughnut Diplomacy with Bob and Rob from Mr. Bob’s

DOUGHNUTTING: Doughnut Diplomacy with Bob and Rob from Mr. Bob’s

Everybody knows that Stu loves doughnuts.

Asheville GritVegas Weekend Update for weekend of June 24

Asheville GritVegas Weekend Update for weekend of June 24

Your quick video guide to what’s happening around Asheville the weekend of June 24.

Vortex Doughnuts to host bike ride, coffee crawl in Asheville on June 25

Vortex Doughnuts to host bike ride, coffee crawl in Asheville on June 25

The event will benefit nonprofit The Chain Collaborative.

by June 17, 2016 0 comments Asheville Coffee
HOT DOGS AND DOUGHNUTS: Happy Valentine’s Day, Asheville

HOT DOGS AND DOUGHNUTS: Happy Valentine’s Day, Asheville

Stu offers up the best in Asheville wieners and doughnuts just in time for Valentine’s Day.

The area just south of Asheville's central business district has grown dramatically over just the past three years and has become known as the South Slope. It encompasses streets including Coxe Avenue, Banks Avenue and Buxton Street./Map courtesy of The Asheville Map

South Slope businesses, residents band together to form neighborhood association

It’s another sign of the booming growth just south of central downtown Asheville.

by January 18, 2016 0 comments Asheville News
Sold! Building shell on Banks Avenue in Asheville for $600,000

Sold! Building shell on Banks Avenue in Asheville for $600,000

The shell of a building sits on a hot strip in the heart of the South Slope.

by December 30, 2015 2 comments Asheville News
Best of Asheville – The 2015 Stoobie Awards – Part Two

Best of Asheville – The 2015 Stoobie Awards – Part Two

Hello Asheville! Sacre bleu, c’est la Stoobies part deux! If you haven’t read part one yet you can do that HERE, and if you don’t know what the Stoobie Awards are… yeah, it’s all explained in part one and I don’t feel like repeating it here, so either go read that, or figure it out along the way. It’s not[Read More…]

Best of Asheville – The 2015 Stoobie Awards are Here!

Best of Asheville – The 2015 Stoobie Awards are Here!

Hello Asheville! Well, Folks, it’s that magical time of year again, when all the world anticipates wonderful gifts doled out by a jolly white guy, with a big ol’ beard, and a fat sack full of fun… that’s right it’s time for me to announce the contestants and winners of the muhfuckin’ 2015 Stoobie Awaaarrrds!!! Yeah, Man! As some of[Read More…]

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville restaurants band together to support youth shelter

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville restaurants band together to support youth shelter

Also, an Asheville family seeks crowdfunding support in the wake of a severe medical diagnosis, and more.

by December 2, 2015 0 comments Asheville News
Stu Helm: Food Fan, on coffee, coffee, coffee, and men in Asheville

Stu Helm: Food Fan, on coffee, coffee, coffee, and men in Asheville

Stu goes off on coffee. As usual, beware the liberal use of four-letter words.

Stu Helm: Food Fan, on [Re]HAPPENING, Ultimate Ice Cream, Gypsy Queen Cuisine, Buxton Hall BBQ, Asheville

Stu Helm: Food Fan, on [Re]HAPPENING, Ultimate Ice Cream, Gypsy Queen Cuisine, Buxton Hall BBQ, Asheville

Hey ReHaps, you might want to add a food truck or two for next year.

Ashvegas Year in Review 2014: The year in food in Asheville

Ashvegas Year in Review 2014: The year in food in Asheville

Asheville finally gets an Ethiopian restaurant; Sky City BBQ opens, then closes; Chef Katie Button shines on; Masterton passes; and much more.

Stu Helm, Food Critic, awards 2014 Stoobies to Asheville hot coffee, sammie, late night small bite

Stu Helm, Food Critic, awards 2014 Stoobies to Asheville hot coffee, sammie, late night small bite

As usual, beware the liberal sprinkling of four-letter words as Stu names winners in three Stoobie categories this week.

by November 21, 2014 4 comments Asheville food and drink

Riding the wave: How a group of Asheville real estate sellers are shaping the South Slope

Jeremy Goldstein and his co-workers at G/M Property Group have been doing deals in the hottest part of downtown Asheville for years.

by November 1, 2014 9 comments Asheville News
Stu Helm, Food Critic, on Biscuit Head on Biltmore Ave, Vortex Doughnuts

Stu Helm, Food Critic, on Biscuit Head on Biltmore Ave, Vortex Doughnuts

Stu got over his resentment for Vortex making him wait so long for a frickin’ doughnut to try it out. Beware the liberal use of four-letter words.

by October 29, 2014 20 comments Asheville food and drink
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Steve-O’s selfie in Asheville is a big hit

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Steve-O’s selfie in Asheville is a big hit

Vortex Doughnuts is open, Avery’s Hot Dogs rocks, the Resonant Rogues launch a Kickstarter, and much more.

by October 27, 2014 0 comments Asheville News
Brew-ED Beer News: More details of Catawba Brewing’s plans for new brewery on Asheville’s South Slope

Brew-ED Beer News: More details of Catawba Brewing’s plans for new brewery on Asheville’s South Slope

Asheville breweries are bracing themselves for a boom in beer tourists.

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Vortex Doughnuts update, the Patton Public House, another electronic music fest, more

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Vortex Doughnuts update, the Patton Public House, another electronic music fest, more

Also, best-selling author James Patterson to visit Asheville, the Bob Moog Foundation raffles a car and more.

by May 5, 2014 6 comments Asheville News
SOLD! 185 Coxe Avenue on Asheville’s South Slope for $2 million

SOLD! 185 Coxe Avenue on Asheville’s South Slope for $2 million

There’s a critical mass of development, both planned and underway, happening right now on the South Slope.

by March 25, 2014 6 comments Asheville News
Word on the street: Vortex Doughnuts to open on Banks Avenue in Asheville’s South Slope

Word on the street: Vortex Doughnuts to open on Banks Avenue in Asheville’s South Slope

Work has begun on the massive building at 32 Banks Ave.

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