Duke Energy and the City of Asheville are exploring the possibility of replacing the existing downtown substation on Rankin Avenue (behind Harrah’s Cherokee Center) with a new substation across the street.
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Six nonprofits serving Western North Carolina will receive $1,078,950 over three years from the Melvin R. Lane Fund of The Community Foundation of Western North Carolina (CFWNC).
Buncombe County Sheriff’s Office crime statistics show a decline in property crimes from January 1 to June 30, 2022, as compared to the first half of 2021.
Most people aren’t aware that Western North Carolina is the brewing capital of the Southeast. In fact, on just about any day of the year, one can select from about 50 locally brewed craft beers.
August is here, which means that it’s time to take care of a few things in the garden. Don’t worry, follow these tips and you’ll be right as rain.
We’re already halfway through summer, which means our favorite fall produce is getting closer than we think!
Homelessness has increased in Asheville since the Covid-19 pandemic, with recent numbers showing a 21% increase in unsheltered people in our community.
Preservation is a relatively quick process. Most streets should take only one to two days to complete. Full street closures are not expected during the execution of these road improvements.
Rising real estate prices and interest rate hikes have finally started to bring balance back to the residential market this year.
The history and legacy of Black builders and craftspeople in North Carolina comes to life in a new traveling exhibit at Pack Memorial Library.
Big views, technical obstacles, and thrilling descents are the calling card of Western North Carolina’s extensive mountain biking trail system and why it’s known as one of the East Coast’s most revered destinations.
Among the gorgeous natural scenery that it features, Asheville also boasts numerous architectural accomplishments that can be viewed all year round.
Brother Wolf Animal Rescue has put out an urgent plea for foster homes due to the current shelter overpopulation crisis.