Excellent Apartments for Rent in Asheville NC

Accommodation should be brilliant, affordable, luxurious and at a prime location. If you’re able to take care of those aspects regarding your accommodation then you will be doing justice with yourself and your family. There are numerous individuals that are just concerned about any particular aspect and they usually neglect the others. While searching apartments for rent in Asheville NC, one may be concerned about attaining a very good apartment

NC distilleries, bars would get new freedoms with bill by Asheville area lawmakers

The Asheville area is chock full of breweries, free to sell draft beers — or bottles and cans to go. But in North Carolina’s growing liquor-making business, distillers face a list of restrictions in how they can sell their products. Those include not being allowed to sell individual liquor drinks at distilleries, limits on how […]

Update: Catawba Falls Campground being evacuated; hundreds without power across McDowell

Update 9:03 pm: According to emergency radio traffic, evacuation was underway at Catawba Falls Campground in Old Fort. Emergency workers continued to respond to wrecks, transformer fires and downed trees. Duke Energy reported 297 customers without power, but that number was before additional calls came in. Stay safe tonight. Heavy rain continues to impact McDowell […]

The Wine & Oyster to host a benefit for Asheville Jewish Community Center, June 5

Press release from The Wine & Oyster: ASHEVILLE, NC, MAY 2018 – The Wine and Oyster is proud to announce an upcoming fundraiser to benefit the Asheville Jewish Community Center. The event will be held June 5, from 4 – 10 pm at The Wine & Oyster in Biltmore Village, located in the same shopping […]

Want a more equitable city? Try food-oriented design

Cities rely on a familiar toolkit to become stronger, healthier, and more livable: expand transportation, create public space, add jobs, construct housing.

Cooper brings executive focus to mountains

WESTERN WORDS: North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper brought his cabinet to Western North Carolina for a whirlwind tour that included public events in six Western counties. Cooper convened a meeting of his top officials on April 23 at UNC Asheville. Cooper was flanked at his meeting by (from left) Administration Secretary Machelle Sanders, Chief of […]

The Haven Provides A Much-Needed Service – Brevard, NC

The Haven was opened in 2011 in Brevard and has been “home” to 510 people since then. What if you suddenly lost everything due to circumstances beyond your control? Suppose your car breaks down and you are unable to get to work; you lose your job, and are unable to pay your rent; your spouse […]

Hotel history: President of the Bowman-Biltmore Hotel Corporation (1875-1931)

John McEntee Bowman, president of the Bowman-Biltmore Hotel Corporation, had no easy boyhood. Born in 1875 in Toronto to Irish-Scottish immigrants, Bowman came to New York in 1892 when he was seventeen years old with the traditional lack of funds. He carried a letter of introduction to the manager of the old Manhattan Hotel at […]

Where the Suburbs Meet the Farm

Along the banks of North Carolina’s French Broad River, seven miles outside of Asheville, the very first neighbors in a housing development called Olivette have shuffled their furniture and boxes out of moving trucks and into their brand-new homes.

10 Alternatives To Airbnb For Vacation Rentals

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The Price of Paradise: The Cost of Living in an Outdoor Adventure Haven

Asheville is one of Appalachia’s most celebrated outdoor towns. More than nine million people visit the city annually. For some residents, however, the hype is altering one of America’s hippest mountain hubs beyond recognition. “We were downtown for such a long time,” says Frank Mandaro, manager of Beer City Bicycles. “The rent kept increasing…everything goes […]