The Kmart closing, and the Sun Soo move, are set to happen at the end of the year.
Also, there's a new grocery delivery service coming to town, and much more.
Also, a group of Asheville independent restaurants has dropped the online reservation service OpenTable and adopted one called Reserve.
Also, the new City Centre complex celebrates its grand opening, and much more.
Also, there's a new Asheville art studio tour, and more.
Lots of action on the grocery store beat, as usual.
Also, "Garden & Gun" magazine gives a nod to the Grey Eagle, and much more.
Also, the Joyride returns and a Tesla Supercharger station is coming to Asheville, and much more.
Other events this week include Walk a Mile, Dining Out for Life, Wordfest and more.
The new Publix is the latest in a wave of new grocery store offerings in Asheville.
A difficult-to-access location and "relentless corporate competition" are factors, according to the store's announcement.
Also, Lowe's Foods is moving into upstate South Carolina even though it no longer has a presence in Western North Carolina.
Also, Amazing Pizza Co. plans to sell pizza by the slice on Haywood Road, Parkway Bistro is set to open on Hendersonville Road and more.
Also, there's a new pilates studio planned for Biltmore Avenue and another Asheville Citizen-Times news staffer heads to San Francisco.
New Mountain Asheville breaks ground on its new outdoor stage, the new hotel at the Biltmore Estate is set to open in November, more.
Also, it looks like the new Chipotle is set to take over a space next to the Hardee's location near the new Publix.
Demolition of the Kmart shopping center will start in November. The new Publix should be open in fall 2014.
Rumors have been flying that Publix will come to Hendersonville Road in south Asheville.
Changes to the old Kmart shopping center on Hendersonville Road is fueling speculation.
Word is that Publix will go into the old Kmart shopping center near Gerber Village.
Florida-based Publix recently announced plans to open a Charlotte store in 2014. Will Asheville be far behind?