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Explosion in West Asheville last night?

Explosion in West Asheville last night?

Facebook reports an unexplained explosion on Hudson Street near Yale Avenue.

by August 28, 2012 2 comments Asheville News
Admiral now serving dinner 7 nights a week

Admiral now serving dinner 7 nights a week

The popular gastrodive finally starts serving dinner on Sundays, starting this weekend.

by August 23, 2012 2 comments Asheville food and drink
TV Eye Video Emporium closing on Lexington Avenue

TV Eye Video Emporium closing on Lexington Avenue

Owner Marc McCloud says it’s time to get out of downtown, which is becoming more and more a tourist playground.

by August 15, 2012 14 comments Asheville News
New Belgium buys West Asheville property, shares latest site plan

New Belgium buys West Asheville property, shares latest site plan

Pics here of the latest site plan, including gate locations.

by August 11, 2012 0 comments Asheville beer, Asheville News
Peek inside West Asheville’s new Isis Restaurant and Music Hall

Peek inside West Asheville’s new Isis Restaurant and Music Hall

Owner Scott Woody talks about the music acts he plans to bring to his massive new music and dining venue.

Man arrested for last summer’s West Asheville home invasions pleads guilty

Man arrested for last summer’s West Asheville home invasions pleads guilty

McGahee’s 2011 high-profile robberies were notorious because he and two others tied up and terrorized victims.

by August 5, 2012 0 comments Asheville News
West Asheville property owner responds to complaints, trims up lot

West Asheville property owner responds to complaints, trims up lot

Property owner Kevin Wei responds to neighborhood concerns.

by August 1, 2012 11 comments Asheville features
First ever West Asheville Soap Box Derby set to roll Sept. 29

First ever West Asheville Soap Box Derby set to roll Sept. 29

Yes, a medic will be on stand-by.

by July 31, 2012 0 comments Asheville features
New Belgium: Sneak peek at what new brewery could look like

New Belgium: Sneak peek at what new brewery could look like

Three early views of the proposed brewery complex coming to Asheville.

by July 27, 2012 0 comments Asheville News
Artist's rendering of what the new brewery might look like.

New Belgium brewery work will alter West Asheville infrastructure

More about New Belgium’s plans to not only add trails and greenways, but change West Asheville infrastructure for 60 trucks a day.

Altamont Brewing Company in West Asheville (almost) a brewery at last

Altamont Brewing Company in West Asheville (almost) a brewery at last

The tanks are finally in at the West Asheville venue. Look for West Asheville-brewed beer coming soon.

by July 22, 2012 1 comment Asheville beer, Asheville News
Update on old Ferrari property in West Asheville: Time to clean up “Goat Man’s” former lot?

Update on old Ferrari property in West Asheville: Time to clean up “Goat Man’s” former lot?

Remember the controversy over the eviction of the Ferrari family from their decrepit home in 2008?

by July 21, 2012 5 comments Asheville News
Short Orbit DVD video: $3 disc repair, get Magic/Pokemon cards, sell your old movies and games

Short Orbit DVD video: $3 disc repair, get Magic/Pokemon cards, sell your old movies and games

Did you know Orbit DVD offers $3 disc & game repair, and that you can buy and sell unwanted movies?

by July 9, 2012 5 comments Asheville business

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Hot Stuff grand opening party; Dough coming to Merrimon; more

Here’s some of what’s going on: -Fred’s Beds closing on Haywood Road: The store is at 701 Haywood Road, not far from the exciting renovations at the Isis Theater. From comment on West Asheville Watch FB group: The owner of Freds told me last week that he has sold the building to a nice couple from Houston who want to[Read More…]

by July 9, 2012 3 comments Asheville News
WLOS: Sinkhole opens up in West Asheville

WLOS: Sinkhole opens up in West Asheville

From WLOS on Facebook: A sinkhole has opened up in West Asheville. Its located near the Post Office on Patton Avenue in the parking lot behind Aaron’s Rentals.

by June 22, 2012 0 comments Asheville News
Updated w/ photos: Mayor’s West Asheville home condemned after downed tree crushes it

Updated w/ photos: Mayor’s West Asheville home condemned after downed tree crushes it

Thursday’s intense rainstorm brought down a large oak onto the West Asheville home of Mayor Terry Bellamy and her family. WLOS has the story. A large tree fell on the house of Asheville Mayor Terry Bellamy Thursday afternoon.  She was not at home and her family is safe.  The tree came crashing down during a powerful rain storm.  The house[Read More…]

by June 22, 2012 1 comment Asheville News

Another great Gus Cutty mural on Hot Stuff Tattoo building in West Asheville

Gus Cutty, killin’ it.

by June 20, 2012 0 comments Asheville arts
Rec.ol.lec.tion: Biz on Haywood Road in Asheville offers vintage clothing, period toys and games

Rec.ol.lec.tion: Biz on Haywood Road in Asheville offers vintage clothing, period toys and games

West Asheville has a new record store/vintage shop and retro lounge: Rec.ol.lec.tion Description We have super speed wi-fi in our lounge and you can BYOB (No alcohol at this time,Thanks for your understanding). Come hang out with us. General Information Buy, Sell, Trade… 1960’s-70’s Record Store… LP’s, 78 rpm, 45 rpm, 8 track tapes, cassettes, reel to reel tapes, CD’s, Vintage[Read More…]

by June 18, 2012 5 comments Asheville News
Instagram Asheville: Here’s a few of my photos from around Asheville over the weekend

Instagram Asheville: Here’s a few of my photos from around Asheville over the weekend

I’ve always loved photography, and playing around with new apps like Instagram make it all the more fun. Here are a few photos from the weekend. The Randy Travis mural on a side door at Hot Stuff Tattoo on Haywood Road is by Gus Cutty:

by June 11, 2012 0 comments Asheville News
Harvest Recordings teams with Jim James’ (My Morning Jacket) record label to co-release new record from Floating Action

Harvest Recordings teams with Jim James’ (My Morning Jacket) record label to co-release new record from Floating Action

On the heels of an Asheville musician joining Grace Potter and the Nocturnals, more big Asheville music news: Asheville band Floating Action, who’d previously attracted attention from major-label act Dr. Dog, scores big again. Harvest Recordings (the record label of Asheville’s indie record store, Harvest Records), together with Removador Recordings and Solutions (Jim James’ label), releases  Floating Action’s upcoming record “Fake[Read More…]

by June 6, 2012 6 comments Asheville Music

Word on the street: Yet another craft brewery eyeing Asheville

Word on the street is that yet another crafter brewery is looking to open in Asheville. How much beer is too much beer for Beer City USA? There’s no limit, apparently. What’s been described to me as a regional craft brewery is looking to expand and looking specifically at sites in West Asheville. The news comes on the heels of[Read More…]

by April 19, 2012 0 comments Asheville food and drink

Home Free Bagels now selling from West Asheville bagel stand

Here’s the note from loyal reader Chris: I know that you are a supporter of Home Free Bagels so I thought you and your readers would like to know that we have opened a bagel stand in West Asheville. Finally, the people of Asheville can buy bagels directly from us! Here is the blurb: Home Free Bagels. Now offering toasted[Read More…]

by March 26, 2012 1 comment Asheville food and drink

Another bank hit in Asheville; fourth robbery since February

Asheville police on Tuesday afternoon were investigating a bank robbery at gun point. It was the fourth bank robbery since Feb. 9, when the Wells Fargo Bank on Smoky Park Highway was hit. Here’s the press release regarding Tuesday’s bank robbery: ASHEVILLE – On Tuesday, 03-20-12, at approx. 2:13 pm, the Asheville Police Department responded to the First Citizens Bank[Read More…]

by March 20, 2012 0 comments Asheville News

News obit: Lou Anne Rhodes, Sunny Point Cafe’s garden manager

Lou Anne Rhodes, the garden manager at the popular Sunny Point Cafe in West Asheville, has died, according to a post on the restaurant’s website. We are saddened to report that our beloved friend and garden manager, Lou Anne, died on 3/14/2012 after a long and arduous illness. Our beautiful garden is a daily reminder of Lou Anne’s direct connection[Read More…]

by March 15, 2012 0 comments Asheville food and drink