2015 Asheville Beer Week

Fourth Annual Asheville Beer Week

Posted on Friday, May 22, 2015

It’s time to celebrate all things craft beer during Asheville Beer Week, taking place through May 30, 2015.


NC Belgian Beer Fest This Weekend

Posted on Friday, May 22, 2015

This exciting small-scale festival at Thirsty Monk Downtown Asheville will feature over 20 North Carolina breweries presenting stellar examples of various Belgian-style beers!


NC DHHS Encourages Vigilance to Prevent Rabies

Posted on Friday, May 22, 2015

As warmer weather approaches, the North Carolina Division of Public Health encourages residents to be aware of their surroundings and take precautions while enjoying the outdoors with family, friends and pets, to prevent the spread of rabies.


From Valet to World Traveler: A Long Life Well Lived

Posted on Thursday, May 21, 2015

In researching people who worked for the Vanderbilts, Biltmore’s Museum Services staff uncovered a 1973 newspaper article in the Hendersonville Times-News about Wilfred George Shackley, who served as George Vanderbilt’s valet for six years beginning in 1900.


Roberson High Recognized as a Top School

Posted on Thursday, May 21, 2015

In its 2015 rankings of best high schools, U.S. News & World Report has awarded a Silver Medal to T. C. Roberson High School as one of the top schools in the state and the nation.


College for Seniors at OLLI Registration Now Open

Posted on Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Registration for the nationally renowned College for Seniors is now open. The College for Seniors courses are offered by OLLI, the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UNC Asheville.


2015 NC Apple Festival Set for September 4-7

Posted on Wednesday, May 20, 2015

The North Carolina Apple Festival is held annually over Labor Day weekend in Hendersonville, North Carolina. It has been Western North Carolina’s premier family festival for over 60 years.