Tips For Purchasing Asheville NC Real Estate

If you’re going to be buying real estate in Asheville, you’ll want to make sure that the process goes smoothly. These basic tips will make it a lot easier for you to purchase Asheville NC real estate. Work With An Experienced Real Estate Agent Naturally, you’ll want to have a realtor help you find a property to purchase. However, you shouldn’t work with just anyone. You should specifically look for…

After Asheville voters say ‘no’ to districts, lawmaker says ‘the law is the law’

Asheville Mayer Esther Manheimer (Left) and State Senator Chuck Edwards (Right) voice their opinions on Tuesday’s vote on Asheville City Council districts. (Photo credit: WLOS/North Carolina General Assembly) Local leaders are weighing-in after the majority of voters disagreed with a state law requiring Asheville to create city council districts. (Photo credit: WLOS Staff) <p>“Despite the fact that they’ve wasted taxpayers’ time and money on a sham of an election that…

Top Places To Visit In Asheville NC

The gorgeous mountain town of Asheville, North Carolina in the Blue Ridge Mountains is full of beautiful gardens, breweries, fantastic food, unique art and renowned historic attractions like the Biltmore Estate and Thomas Wolfe Memorial. Here are some of the top things to do when visiting Asheville, NC. 1. Biltmore Estate This private estate was built and owned by the Vanderbilt Family. It was constructed from 1889 to 1895 and…

White Labs Asheville Opens Kitchen & Tap

ASHEVILLE, NC – A leader in yeast and fermentation since 1995, White Labs is excited to announce that White Labs Kitchen & Tap will open to the public October 19. The boutique restaurant and tasting room is located in downtown Asheville and will showcase the delicious art of fermented food and beverages. “This is our first venture into food, and we’re excited to explore it from a perspective we know…

Explosive Device Found at Asheville Airport, Help Find Person of Interest

Please install the latest Adobe Flash Player Plugin to watch this content. BUNCOMBE CO., NC (WSPA) – Police have identified and are looking for a person of interest after part of Asheville Regional Airport was evacuated after an explosive device was found Friday morning. The suspicious package was discovered outside on the curb of Terminal Drive near baggage claim at about 6:30 a.m on Friday. Officials say the package was…

Dunkeld and Birnam become Asheville’s newest sisters

Community members and dignitaries celebrated Asheville’s newest international relationship on Sept. 10 at Highland Brewing Co. Photo by Michael Oppenheim The small Scottish cities of Dunkeld and Birnam recently became Asheville’s latest international siblings, with events in Scotland Aug. 18-20 and a ceremony in Asheville on Sept. 10. Over five years in the making, the new relationship adds a seventh pairing to Asheville’s formal Sister Cities relationship roster, joining Vladikavkaz,…

Unsure About Owning a Treehouse? You Can Rent This Getaway near Asheville.

A North Carolina treehouse – the kind you can live in – gained a lot of attention fast after it was featured in a HGTV Facebook post Wednesday morning. The post encourages people who are hesitant to build their own treehouse to get a feel for what the structures are like by renting the featured one in Asheville. The post was viewed more than 280,000 times and shared more than…

Three Unique Restaurants in Asheville Nc That You Might Like

Asheville, NC is a beautiful city in the mountains. Not only do the city’s residents love Asheville, but many people love to take peaceful vacations there, too. I always think of it as home to Billy Graham, and in more recent times, home to a particular businessman I networked with and became friends with that has changed my life. In a past article, I mentioned a few good restaurants to…

North Carolina Woman Accused of Dumping Boiling Water on Children to Punish Them

Sekia Wadsworth, 34, was arrested after allegedly throwing boiling water on two children. (Asheville Police Department) A North Carolina woman was released from jail Tuesday, a day after allegedly dumping a pot of boiling water on children she believed were involved in criminal activities, police said. Sekia Wadsworth, 34, allegedly threw the scalding water on the children around 9:20 p.m. Monday while they were in an Asheville apartment, Fox Carolina…

Feeding the Nightlife: Is Asheville’s Late-Night Dining Scene up to Par?

NIGHT OWL: Jessica Zuk works as a host at Bartaco, which stays open until 1 a.m. on the weekends. The South Asheville native says that although the city is a “supercool place to live,” its late-night dining options are limited. By day, the streets of Asheville are packed with hordes of tourists following their GPS toward crowded restaurants, locals weaving their way to favorite hole-in-the-wall cafés and beer drinkers galore…