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All Aboard the Polar Express!

Wednesday, December 7, 2016

The 1 ¼ hour round-trip excursion comes to life as the train departs the Bryson City depot for a journey through the quiet wilderness for a special visit at the North Pole.

Caribbean Food

Calypso Caribbean Restaurant to Open Dec. 20th

Tuesday, December 6, 2016

Calypso, Asheville’s newest restaurant, will open its doors on Tuesday, December 20th, succeeding a long and storied history of some of Asheville’s most popular hot spots at 18 North Lexington Avenue.

Heating Assistance

Eblen Charities Expands Heating Assistance Program

Tuesday, December 6, 2016

Now many who seek heating assistance through these cold winter months will be receiving additional help thanks to the partnership between Buncombe County Health and Human Services the Eblen Energy Project of the Eblen Charities.

Cloth doll by Charlie Patricolo.

Grovewood Gallery Hosts Sip and Shop Events

Tuesday, December 6, 2016

The Holiday Sip & Shop event at Grovewood Gallery will take place over two weekends: December 9 – 10 and December 16 – 17, from 10:00 am until 6:00 pm each day.

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Charitable Donations May Cut Taxes

Tuesday, December 6, 2016

As tax filing season approaches, the Internal Revenue Service reminds taxpayers who give money or goods to a charity by Dec. 31, 2016 that they may be able to claim a deduction on their 2016 federal income tax return and reduce their taxes.

Jazz

Jewish Jazz Shows Coming to Asheville

Monday, December 5, 2016

The next AmiciMusic concert, called “Jewish Jazz,” will explore connections between Klezmer-style music and American Jazz.