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Separation Anxiety in Pets: Seven Tips and Tricks

One thing we know for certain about our furry counterparts is that dogs and cats are creatures of habit. They thrive on consistency, and sudden scheduling changes can throw them for a loop!

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Virtual Pride Festival 2020 Set for Saturday, Sept. 26

Blue Ridge Pride is pleased to announce that on Saturday, September 26, at 7:00 pm, it will be hosting a live virtual broadcast of a pride “festival” on Blue Ridge Pride Center’s Facebook page.

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Buncombe Soil and Water Releases 2020 Annual Report

In a snapshot, 2020 was a great year for Buncombe Soil and Water. The year may have thrown some curveballs, but Buncombe County Soil and Water Conservation District staff navigated the global pandemic commendably.

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Fresh at Farmers Markets This Week

Fall officially begins this week and we’re definitely starting to feel the temperature drop. Mornings have us wanting to stay wrapped up in a blanket with a hot cup of tea.