One woman, Gnelle Israel, has managed the lunch counter for the majority of the time it's been open.
Also, the Asheville nonprofit Green Opportunities recently landed a $900,000 grant, and more.
The businesses include everything from apparel makers to a taco shop.
Asheville, Clingman Cafe has been renamed Ultra Coffee, and much more.
The dinner is the work of Iron Circus Productions, a project of Chef Mark Rosentein.
Chef Liam Luttrell-Rowland, chef at the Edington Center and lead trainer for Green Opportunities' GO-Kitchen Ready program, is the special guest this week.
Also, candidates continue to line up to run for this year's Asheville City Council elections.
Stu and Scully get romantic, and chat about good first-date restaurant spots.
Updated with a message sent out Monday afternoon by GO's co-executive directors