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Auditions are Sunday for play based on Waking Life scandal in Asheville

Auditions are Sunday for play based on Waking Life scandal in Asheville

The auditions are set to begin in West Asheville on Sunday and run through Tuesday.

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Woodpecker Pie to open in The Mothlight in West Asheville

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Woodpecker Pie to open in The Mothlight in West Asheville

Also, Asheville YogaFest is coming up in July, and much more.

by June 17, 2016 0 comments Asheville News
New menu, new management coming to Tastee Diner in West Asheville in June

New menu, new management coming to Tastee Diner in West Asheville in June

Tastee will stop serving breakfast and will start focusing on lunch and dinner.

New co-working space coming to Haywood Road in West Asheville

New co-working space coming to Haywood Road in West Asheville

The coworking spot is next door to Luke Atkinson Furniture.

by April 21, 2016 0 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Word on the street is that Tastee Diner has been sold

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Word on the street is that Tastee Diner has been sold

Also, Ingles is moving ahead with replacing its Smoky Park Highway store, and more.

by April 21, 2016 1 comment Asheville News
See The Deep End improv troupe at The Mothlight in West Asheville on Sunday

See The Deep End improv troupe at The Mothlight in West Asheville on Sunday

The night offer’s an entertaining evening of improvised short-form and long-form scenarios.

by April 9, 2016 0 comments Asheville arts
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
For sale: Asheville house that was remodeled for HGTV’s 2015 Urban Oasis contest

For sale: Asheville house that was remodeled for HGTV’s 2015 Urban Oasis contest

The list price for the West Asheville bungalow is $490,000.

by April 7, 2016 2 comments Asheville News, feature
A Month of Brundays Part 4 – Jazz, Blues, and a Bucket of Gravy.

A Month of Brundays Part 4 – Jazz, Blues, and a Bucket of Gravy.

THE IMPERIAL LIFE, KING DADDY’S CHICKEN AND WAFFLES, AND BUXTON HALL BBQ – by Stu Helm Hello Asheville! You know what? The more I brunch, the more I love it. After four months of covering various brunches for Ashvegas, it has become my favorite meal of the week. I really look forward to it happening almost every weekend, and I[Read More…]

Asheville as a music destination is next push for tourism officials

Asheville as a music destination is next push for tourism officials

A new web presence on exploreasheville.com aimed will be the focus of a kick-off party Wednesday at The Isis Music Hall.

by March 28, 2016 0 comments Asheville Music, feature
Asheville Grit: Here’s full line-up for All Go West music fest in West Asheville

Asheville Grit: Here’s full line-up for All Go West music fest in West Asheville

All Go West returns to West Asheville on June 25.

Izzy’s Coffee House celebrates grand opening Friday, Saturday in West Asheville

Izzy’s Coffee House celebrates grand opening Friday, Saturday in West Asheville

Izzy’s new West Asheville location offers a quick service option, as well as beer and wine selections for evening patrons.

by February 25, 2016 1 comment Asheville food and drink, feature
PHOTOS Bonfire Barbecue opens addition in West Asheville; The Pit bar and game room

PHOTOS Bonfire Barbecue opens addition in West Asheville; The Pit bar and game room

The Pit offers a second bar and tons of space for games.

Asheville on Bikes hosts Bike Love ’16

Asheville on Bikes hosts Bike Love ’16

Asheville on Bikes, a local nonprofit pushing for improved urban bicycle infrastructure, once again hosts this annual party.

by February 10, 2016 1 comment Asheville events
ANOTHER MONTH OF BRUNDAYS – Brunching in Asheville, part 2

ANOTHER MONTH OF BRUNDAYS – Brunching in Asheville, part 2

ANOTHER MONTH OF BRUNDAYS – by Stu Helm Hello Asheville! I am not a fancy person, but I sure do like fancy eatin’. That being said… lehhht’s braaahhhhhnnnch! To me, eating brunch is like living The Lifestyles of the Rich and Famous, which can get a little pricey, but if you play your cards right, brunch can also be a[Read More…]

Sold! Short Street Cakes in West Asheville to employee Olga Perez

Sold! Short Street Cakes in West Asheville to employee Olga Perez

Perez and her husband, Tomas Aguilar, are buying the business from Jodi Rhoden, who started the bakery a decade ago.

by January 27, 2016 1 comment Asheville business, Asheville News
Asheville Screen Printing opens store front on Patton Avenue in West Asheville

Asheville Screen Printing opens store front on Patton Avenue in West Asheville

The business is having a grand opening event Feb. 11.

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Izzy’s Coffee House opens in West Asheville

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Izzy’s Coffee House opens in West Asheville

Also, the Asheville Convention and Visitors Bureau revises hotel occupancy numbers for October, and much more.

by January 18, 2016 1 comment Asheville News
Second edition of The Asheville Map on sale now; proceeds benefit MANNA Food Bank

Second edition of The Asheville Map on sale now; proceeds benefit MANNA Food Bank

The map by cartographer Bruce Daniel has helped provide thousands of meals through MANNA.

by January 14, 2016 0 comments Asheville News
Organizers seek support to bring back West Asheville music fest All Go West

Organizers seek support to bring back West Asheville music fest All Go West

All Go West was first held in 2010 in West Asheville, but was canceled last year.

by January 4, 2016 0 comments Asheville Music, Asheville News
Bari Salon in West Asheville seeks crowdfunding for dry shampoo

Bari Salon in West Asheville seeks crowdfunding for dry shampoo

The powdered, color-matching dry shampoo will save water.

by November 16, 2015 1 comment Asheville business
Woman from Washington State wins West Asheville home renovated by HGTV

Woman from Washington State wins West Asheville home renovated by HGTV

The total value of the HGTV Urban Oasis sweepstakes is $500,000.

by November 11, 2015 8 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Awaiting winner of West Asheville HGTV Urban Oasis house

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Awaiting winner of West Asheville HGTV Urban Oasis house

Also, Asheville Hot Yoga is offering free yoga to veterans, there’s a new tennis shop in town and more.

by November 10, 2015 2 comments Asheville News
West Asheville shop Whist to move a few doors down, expand on Haywood Road

West Asheville shop Whist to move a few doors down, expand on Haywood Road

The move will give Whist double the square footage it currently has.

by November 6, 2015 2 comments Asheville News
Vermont Avenue Halloween party set for West Asheville

Vermont Avenue Halloween party set for West Asheville

The neighborhood is looking for volunteers to help with its Halloween celebration.

by October 13, 2015 1 comment Asheville News
Owners of Izzy’s Coffee buy Waking Life business in West Asheville

Owners of Izzy’s Coffee buy Waking Life business in West Asheville

Stay tuned for more information about the new Izzy’s location.

Stu Helm & Chef Joe Scully: AVL Food Fans Podcast Episode 8 – “A Bitter Pill”

Stu Helm & Chef Joe Scully: AVL Food Fans Podcast Episode 8 – “A Bitter Pill”

Hello Asheville! The eighth and latest episode of the AVL Food Fans podcast has been recorded, posted, and is currently available to listen to and download, and you can even get it for free from the iTunes store! As always, Chef Joe Scully is my co-host, and this time, our special guests are Chef Hollie West of The Sweet Monkey Bakery, who won the Chef’s Challenge at the Asheville Wine &[Read More…]

Stu Helm: Anyone got a job for out-of-work Waking Life baristas?

Stu Helm: Anyone got a job for out-of-work Waking Life baristas?

Stu’s wondering if anyone might have a job for the Waking Life barista’s who quit their jobs in the wake of the scandal.

by September 20, 2015 6 comments Opinion
Haywood Comics, a new nerd shop w/ comics, video games, records, more to open on West Asheville

Haywood Comics, a new nerd shop w/ comics, video games, records, more to open on West Asheville

A new retailer arrives as a couple of other relative newcomers to Haywood Road are closing.

by September 15, 2015 11 comments Asheville business, Asheville News
VIDEO: Stu Helm The Food Fan visits Chef Ryan at Buffalo Nickel

VIDEO: Stu Helm The Food Fan visits Chef Ryan at Buffalo Nickel

Hello Asheville! It’s my favorite time of year here in WNC! Faaawwwlllll! Who doesn’t love Fall? Raise your hands if you love Fall. Now, raise your hands if you don’t love Fall. Those in group B, please leave the room. Idiots. What are you, Summer people? Go live on the Sun then. See what that gets you. I like cool foggy mornings, followed by cool crisp days, and[Read More…]

Harvest Records in West Asheville celebrates 11th anniversary with big basement sale

Harvest Records in West Asheville celebrates 11th anniversary with big basement sale

Everything in the basement sale is $1 or less. There are also great discounts on a ton of other music.

Building collapses on Haywood Road in West Asheville

Building collapses on Haywood Road in West Asheville

The building near Beecham’s Curve on Haywood Road was under renovation.

by June 17, 2015 5 comments Asheville News
Stu Helm: Food Fan, on The Big List: May 2015, and AVL Food Fans Podcast with Chef Joe Scully

Stu Helm: Food Fan, on The Big List: May 2015, and AVL Food Fans Podcast with Chef Joe Scully

Hello Asheville! Who likes lists? Lists are fun. Lately I’ve been keeping a list of ALLL the places that I eat at every month, and then posting my lists to FaceBook. This time around, I actually talked to Chef Joe Scully (from Corner Kitchen and Chestnut) about each and every one of the venues on my May List during the pilot episode of AVL Food Fans,[Read More…]

Former greenhouse property in West Asheville finding new life as live/work studios

Former greenhouse property in West Asheville finding new life as live/work studios

Once a source of contaminated groundwater, the site off Johnston School Road has been cleaned up.

by May 20, 2015 0 comments Asheville News
For sale: Prime real estate along Haywood Road in West Asheville

For sale: Prime real estate along Haywood Road in West Asheville

The lot, home to a car wash, has frontage along Haywood Road and Virginia Avenue.

by April 10, 2015 9 comments Asheville News
Stu Helm: Food Fan, on Buffalo Nickel Brunch, West Asheville

Stu Helm: Food Fan, on Buffalo Nickel Brunch, West Asheville

Question: What, exactly, Stu wonders, is scrapple?

Canceled: All Go West 2015 music festival in West Asheville

Canceled: All Go West 2015 music festival in West Asheville

Another Asheville music festival bites the dust.

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville parents pissed about Duke substation plans near school

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville parents pissed about Duke substation plans near school

Also, Asheville Makerspace finds a new home at a former West Asheville day care center, more.

by March 19, 2015 1 comment Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Publix eyes Hendersonville, Lex 18 to offer ‘Downton’ style afternoon tea

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Publix eyes Hendersonville, Lex 18 to offer ‘Downton’ style afternoon tea

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.

by February 10, 2015 7 comments Asheville News
From left, the ladies of 7 Ton Design and Letterpress Company: Beth Schaible, Ele Annand and Jennifer Rozzelle.

7 Ton Design and Letterpress Company launches anew in West Asheville

What started in West Asheville as a collective of friends and artists, has evolved into a single new company, 7 Ton Design and Letterpress.

Confirmed: Firestorm Cafe to open new bookstore/cafe in West Asheville

Confirmed: Firestorm Cafe to open new bookstore/cafe in West Asheville

The former Pro Bikes location at 610 Haywood Road is to be Firestorm’s new home.

by December 13, 2014 25 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Political Hit List: West Asheville apartment vote, Asheville City Council candidates, more

Ashvegas Political Hit List: West Asheville apartment vote, Asheville City Council candidates, more

Also, another look at the impact of redistricting in North Carolina, immigration litigation, Gov. McCrory’s re-election bid and more.

Word on the street: New restaurant planned for Haywood Road in West Asheville

Word on the street: New restaurant planned for Haywood Road in West Asheville

Work has begun on the exterior of the building.

News obit: Frances Jeanette ‘Granny’ Riddle, fixture at West Asheville Ingles, dies

News obit: Frances Jeanette ‘Granny’ Riddle, fixture at West Asheville Ingles, dies

Granny, an Ingles employee since 1966, touched many with her kindness and sense of humor.

by November 26, 2014 3 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Karen Kicks Cancer registration, Shop West Asheville, more

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Karen Kicks Cancer registration, Shop West Asheville, more

Also, a choose-and-cut Christmas tree outing, a benefit for an Asheville sous chef and more.

The Moon and You hosts music video release party Saturday at The Mothlight in West Asheville

The Moon and You hosts music video release party Saturday at The Mothlight in West Asheville

Flirtatious mermaid. Mustachioed sailor. Under-the-sea-themed costume party. This video release party’s got it all.

by November 17, 2014 0 comments Asheville Music, Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: A rare Halloween snowfall, new shop for Pinups for Pitbulls, more

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: A rare Halloween snowfall, new shop for Pinups for Pitbulls, more

Also, a new West Asheville blog, Frugal Backpacker to open, unveiling ceremony for a new mural, and more.

by November 1, 2014 1 comment Asheville News
FOR SALE: .69 acres with frontage on Haywood Road in West Asheville

FOR SALE: .69 acres with frontage on Haywood Road in West Asheville

The property for sale has some serious redevelopment potential in West Asheville, which is already booming.

by October 30, 2014 3 comments Asheville News
Rumor control: New hotel coming to West Asheville

Rumor control: New hotel coming to West Asheville

As West Asheville continues to develop, there’s more and more talk about a hotel chain finding a foothold along Haywood Road.

by October 22, 2014 16 comments Word on the street
The Brew Pump in West Asheville celebrates one-year anniversary today

The Brew Pump in West Asheville celebrates one-year anniversary today

The little bar-in-a-gas station on Haywood Road has been a smash hit, and they’re ready to celebrate with food, music and more.