The Asheville Ballet Announces Its 2016-17 Season

Friday, August 26, 2016

The Asheville Ballet proudly announces its 2016-17 season, kicking off with “Fall Into Dance: An Artistic Harvest 2.” The production will be held September 23rd and 24th at 7:30 pm.


Smokies Telethon Tops $200,000 for 3rd Year

Friday, August 26, 2016

Friends of the Smokies raised $205,562 at its 22nd annual Friends Across the Mountains Telethon thanks to hundreds of callers, online donations and support from sponsors Mast General Store, The Lodge at Buckberry Creek and others.


Celebrate the Bounty of Biltmore’s Harvest This Fall

Thursday, August 25, 2016

Biltmore’s fields, gardens and vineyards will take center stage this fall throughout the estate, with harvest menus at estate restaurants, the Winery and outdoor activities populating the fall calendar.


NASA Monitors the ‘New Normal’ of Sea Ice

Thursday, August 25, 2016

This year’s melt season in the Arctic Ocean and surrounding seas started with a bang, with a record low maximum extent in March and relatively rapid ice loss through May.