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Asheville craft beer attorney Derek Allen to open own firm

Asheville craft beer attorney Derek Allen to open own firm

The new firm, Allen, Stahl & Kilbourne, is set to be up and running full bore in October.

by September 10, 2019 1 comment Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville City Council set to interview manager semifinalists

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville City Council set to interview manager semifinalists

Also, a new CBD dispensary on Merrimon Avenue has changed its name, and much more.

by September 28, 2018 0 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: photo+sphere Asheville event announced

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: photo+sphere Asheville event announced

Also, there’s a new shooting range open in Waynesville, and more.

by June 28, 2018 0 comments Asheville News
Remembering the filming of ‘Bull Durham’ in Asheville 30 years later

Remembering the filming of ‘Bull Durham’ in Asheville 30 years later

The Asheville Tourists will give away 1,000 Crash Davis bobbleheads on Saturday to mark the 30th anniversary of the release of “Bull Durham.”

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville Brewing moves to compostable paper straws

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville Brewing moves to compostable paper straws

Also, new permits have been pulled for the RAD Lofts project in the River Arts District, and more.

by April 23, 2018 0 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Jack Young Greenhouses in Candler under new ownership

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Jack Young Greenhouses in Candler under new ownership

Also, celebrity chef Michael Symon was spotted in downtown Asheville on Sunday, and more.

by April 16, 2018 0 comments Asheville News
Sounding a social media alarm, researcher finds some ‘likes’ can be hurtful

Sounding a social media alarm, researcher finds some ‘likes’ can be hurtful

Mitch Prinstein will offer a free talk to the public in Asheville on April 10.

by April 5, 2018 0 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Buncombe commissioners, sheriff clash

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Buncombe commissioners, sheriff clash

Buncombe commissioners have been at odds with Buncombe County Sheriff Van Duncan before; most recently over Duncan’s proposal for a new jail, which commissioners have opposed.

by April 3, 2018 0 comments 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
Basketball buffet: Asheville hosts two conference tourneys in March Madness lead-up

Basketball buffet: Asheville hosts two conference tourneys in March Madness lead-up

The Big South and the Southern Conference basketball tournaments will play games in Asheville this week starting on Thursday.

by February 26, 2018 0 comments Asheville events
Asheville panelists examine history of Confederate monuments

Asheville panelists examine history of Confederate monuments

The discussion was wide-ranging, and there was no clear consensus among panelists about what to do with Asheville’s most prominent Confederate marker, the Vance Monument.

by January 31, 2018 7 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: New JCC pool to open, AMOS lands big grant, more

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: New JCC pool to open, AMOS lands big grant, more

Also, the African music collective Les Amis will celebrate its two-year anniversary on Nov. 15 at 5 Walnut, and much more.

by November 9, 2017 0 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville bidding to host Fed Cup tennis, WLOS reports

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville bidding to host Fed Cup tennis, WLOS reports

The Salvage Station will compete in the World Burger Championships this weekend, and more.

by November 7, 2017 0 comments Asheville News

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Grant leaves UNCA, Burdette out at Local Provisions, more

Also, the Sly Grog bar is reopening, and much more.

by September 16, 2017 1 comment Asheville News

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville beer museum fundraiser set Sept. 7

Also, No Evil Foods has some cool new packaging, and more.

by September 2, 2017 0 comments Asheville News
‘The Zeb Vance I Know’ symposium set for Sept. 14, 15 at UNC Asheville

‘The Zeb Vance I Know’ symposium set for Sept. 14, 15 at UNC Asheville

Best-selling mystery writer Sharyn McCrumb will be a part of the event, as will David Blight of Yale University.

by August 15, 2017 3 comments Asheville events

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: JJ’s Tire building sold on Asheville South Slope

Also, Asheville Community Theatre is ready to unveil its remodeled auditorium, and more.

by July 31, 2017 0 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: East/West Asheville townhomes, apartments proposed

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: East/West Asheville townhomes, apartments proposed

Also, New Belgium Brewery has a new CEO, and much more.

by July 18, 2017 0 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Manheimer, Goldstein file for Asheville City Council

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Manheimer, Goldstein file for Asheville City Council

Also, construction plans for new apartments and townhouses on Haywood Road are coming up for review, and more.

by July 9, 2017 0 comments Asheville News

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: ‘Critical mass’ ride set for July Fourth in Asheville

Also, White Labs is hiring a sous chef, and more.

by July 2, 2017 0 comments Asheville News

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Wicked Weed donates $50,000 to Brother Wolf

Also, a big book release party is set for July 2 to celebrate author Robert Beatty’s latest, “Serafina and the Splintered Heart.”

by June 25, 2017 0 comments Asheville News

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville skatepark sanitized after dead body found nearby

Also, UNC Asheville is holding a public meeting to update folks on construction projects, and more.

by June 20, 2017 0 comments Asheville News
Asheville City Council votes create new Human Relations Commission

Asheville City Council votes create new Human Relations Commission

City Council is looking for more citizens to take part in establishing the commission.

by June 13, 2017 0 comments Asheville News

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Buncombe lawmakers to hold town hall meeting May 13

Also, Sovereign Remedies restaurant and bar has some great good and drink events coming up, and much more.

by May 1, 2017 0 comments Asheville News
Affordable housing for Asheville artists is topic of March 22 meeting

Affordable housing for Asheville artists is topic of March 22 meeting

The event kicks off a year-long feasibility assessment and market study by Artspace to determine affordable housing solutions.

by March 15, 2017 0 comments Asheville arts, Asheville News

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Green Opportunities to operate a food truck

Also, the UNC Asheville women’s basketball team is red hot heading into tournament time, and more.

by March 14, 2017 0 comments Asheville News

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Gladys Knight to appear at fundraising kickoff in Canton

More of what’s going around: -In case you missed our Friday Facebook Live video of Asheville musicians Jane Kramer, Ben Phan and Eliza Sydney practicing outside the Swannanoa Women’s Correctional Facility before their show, here it is. Emjoy! -Soul-singing legend Gladys Knight is set to appear at a fundraising event in Canton on Tuesday night, the Smoky Mountain News reports.[Read More…]

by February 26, 2017 2 comments Asheville News
Theater review: ‘The Submission’ a powerful, heartfelt production

Theater review: ‘The Submission’ a powerful, heartfelt production

Can a white man write authentically about black lives? Does a gay man’s experience of oppression equate to a black woman’s?

by February 16, 2017 3 comments Asheville arts, Reviews
The Women's March on Asheville/ photo by Ali McGhee, Asheville Grit

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Thousands march through Asheville the day after inauguration

Also, the Awesome Foundation is planning to give away free money around Asheville this weekend and much more.

by January 25, 2017 0 comments Asheville News
With gigabit internet service as goal, Asheville area initiative pushes forward

With gigabit internet service as goal, Asheville area initiative pushes forward

Gigabit internet service is considered the infrastructure of the future, a member of the group said.

by December 12, 2016 0 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Blue Ridge Roller Girls win gold

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Blue Ridge Roller Girls win gold

Also, the chances of a white Christmas in Asheville aren’t looking good, and much more.

by November 8, 2016 0 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: New distillery planned in Asheville

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: New distillery planned in Asheville

Also, there are plans for a new cigar bar in Biltmore Village, and much more.

by November 8, 2016 0 comments Asheville News, feature
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Christmas Jam announcement set for Thursday

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Christmas Jam announcement set for Thursday

Also, MotoVicious motorcycle shop is closing, and much more.

by October 19, 2016 0 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Fall color set to emerge next weekend around Western North Carolina

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Fall color set to emerge next weekend around Western North Carolina

Also, High Test Deli is coming to the South Slope, the Buffalo Nickel in West Asheville has a new chef, and more.

by September 22, 2016 3 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
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: UNC Asheville chancellor gets a sweet raise

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: UNC Asheville chancellor gets a sweet raise

Also, a group of Asheville musicians are banding together to benefit a local film student, and much more.

by August 3, 2016 4 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville airport adds direct flight to Newark

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville airport adds direct flight to Newark

Also, Octopus Garden is moving from downtown to the South Slope, a new bridal shop opens in West Asheville, and much more.

by June 28, 2016 111 comments Asheville News
News obit: Jackson, Asheville entrepreneur, remembered for his love of community

News obit: Jackson, Asheville entrepreneur, remembered for his love of community

A former UNC Asheville men’s basketball team player, Jackson owned and operated a convenience store in downtown Asheville for several years.

by June 16, 2016 1 comment Asheville News
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
‘Bee Hotel’ to be unveiled at UNC Asheville on Friday

‘Bee Hotel’ to be unveiled at UNC Asheville on Friday

The collaboration between UNCA and the Asheville Design Center arrives just in time for Earth Day.

by April 21, 2016 0 comments Asheville News, feature
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: MOD Pizza, Breakout escape room, more

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: MOD Pizza, Breakout escape room, more

Also, the West Asheville beer/wine/home brewing supply shop Hops & Vines is for sale, and more.

by April 8, 2016 0 comments Asheville News, feature
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Pritchard Park renovations continue this spring

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Pritchard Park renovations continue this spring

Also, UNC Asheville’s men’s basketball team is inviting the public to join them on Selection Sunday, and more.

by March 11, 2016 2 comments Asheville News, feature
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: UNC Asheville headed to NCAA Tournament

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: UNC Asheville headed to NCAA Tournament

Also, a city committee gave early approval to the construction of 18 new townhouses on the South Slope, and more.

by March 7, 2016 0 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Dim sum restaurant set to open in downtown Asheville next week

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Dim sum restaurant set to open in downtown Asheville next week

Also, the Hollywood biopic “Genius” about editor Max Perkins and the writers he worked with, including Thomas Wolfe, has a U.S. release date, and more.

by February 10, 2016 0 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: New nonstop flight from Asheville to Baltimore-Washington International announced

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: New nonstop flight from Asheville to Baltimore-Washington International announced

The Asheville Area Arts Council hosts an art exhibition opening Friday showing the history of the Craven Street site of New Belgium Brewing, and more.

by January 12, 2016 0 comments Asheville News
UNC Asheville to host International American Ginseng Expo Dec. 4-5

UNC Asheville to host International American Ginseng Expo Dec. 4-5

The conference will explore the impact of wild and wild-simulated American Ginseng on the economy, health, and culture of Western North Carolina.

by November 9, 2015 1 comment Asheville events, Asheville News
Ridesharing service Uber to launch in Asheville on Thursday

Ridesharing service Uber to launch in Asheville on Thursday

Ride-sharing has arrived in Asheville. Uber is guaranteeing drivers $12 an hour for a three-hour period on Thursday, offering bonuses and mapping out bright red “hot spots” in town for new drivers.

by August 20, 2014 6 comments Asheville News
UNC Asheville gets $1 million donation to create new institute for land use, sustainability institute

UNC Asheville gets $1 million donation to create new institute for land use, sustainability institute

The McCullough Institute for Conservation, Land Use and Environmental Resiliency honors Dr. Charles T. McCullough Jr., a founding partner in Blue Ridge Bone and Joint Clinic.

UNC Asheville interim provost Urgo stirred controversy in a previous job at St. Mary’s

UNC Asheville interim provost Urgo stirred controversy in a previous job at St. Mary’s

Urgo, who was serving as president of St. Mary’s College of Maryland last year, asked the college’s board of trustees not to renew his contract.

by May 6, 2014 1 comment Asheville News
UNC Asheville provost Fernandes hired as Guilford College’s next president

UNC Asheville provost Fernandes hired as Guilford College’s next president

Jane Fernandes is working on a transition date.

by April 15, 2014 3 comments Asheville News