Grit and endurance collide during the Asheville Spartan race weekend, August 4-5. The races are expected to bring thousands of athletes from across the region to Grove Stone & Sand Company.
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Local news for Asheville, North Carolina and the surrounding Western North Carolina communities. Includes coverage on the Biltmore, Asheville Tourists, local beer, and local food.
An emergency blood shortage is prompting the American Red Cross to issue an urgent call for eligible donors of all blood types – especially type O – to give now and help save lives.
The 2018 Youth Environmental Leadership Program (YELP) is off to a great start. This six-week paid internship introduces young people of color to environmental projects and careers, while helping them develop essential job skills.
DIYtiny, Inc. has become the first state-crowdfunding issuer to use Local Public Offering (LPO) rules to offer securities in North Carolina, and the second filing under the North Carolina Providing Access to Capital for Entrepreneurs and Small Business Act (NC PACES).
Two major Duke Energy solar energy programs are rolling out this month in North Carolina, making solar more abundant and affordable for customers.
Asheville Gallery of Art’s July show, “Bright & Bold,” features the work of Bee Adams, whose dynamic, colorful paintings simultaneously tease and delight the eye.
Asheville Area Habitat for Humanity’s Home Repair team, with financial and volunteer help from Spectrum and Spectrum Housing Assist Program, recently built a 70-foot accessibility ramp for 93-year-old Shiloh resident Emma Aiken.
The Carolina Panthers will open summer training camp for the 2018 season on Thursday, July 26th, at Wofford College. Camp will begin with the annual kickoff party, which starts at 4:00 pm, followed by practice from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm in Gibbs Stadium.
July is the time of year when mother nature can hand you a wheelbarrow of lawn and garden problems. Don’t worry, follow these tips and you’ll be in great shape!
Celebrate a clean and green environment with GreenWorks at a party by the river on Saturday, September 23rd, from 6:30 pm to 10:00 pm.
The Public Art and Cultural Commission and the City of Asheville are thrilled to announce that three artists have been chosen as finalists for the first-ever Visiting Artist Program.
At its June meeting, the Greater Asheville Regional Airport Authority Board, upon staff recommendation, voted to reduce the price for the parking garage to $12 per day.
In a continuing effort to increase transparency and provide the community with access to data, the Asheville Police Department has worked in partnership with several community members to release traffic stop data from 2006 to present.