Press release from CoachRudy: TIME’S UP!!! Interactive Strategies to Stay on Track for ADHD Adults! Asheville, NC- For many of us summer represents a more ‘laid-back’ schedule and a ‘loose, flexible routine’. Transitioning from summer to fall can be difficult & stressful, especially when you are an ADHD adult and have the responsibilities of school, work, family or all of the above. CoachRudy is here to keep you on track.. He will present an […]
From Carolina Public Press By Kirk Ross The North Carolina state budget isn’t the only thing on hold until House and Senate negotiators come to an agreement. Still awaiting action are a slew of environmental provisions scattered through a handful of bills that, like the budget, are likely to be settled this week in the […]
Monday, July 14, 2014, is a code YELLOW air quality forecast day for the valleys of Asheville. This means that unusually sensitive people should consider limiting prolonged outdoor exertion. For the ridge tops, it is a code GREEN air quality forecast day. This means there are no health impacts expected when air quality is in […]
Press Release Hendersonville Fire Department Hendersonville Fire Department was dispatched shortly after noon on Sunday to a smoke investigation at Applebee’s Restaurant on Four Season’s Boulevard. Upon arrival firefighters found that a kitchen ventilation hood fan was not operating properly and it was shut down. Due to safety reasons the restaurant was evacuated and closed […]
From the Asheville Citizen-Times By Carol Motsinger City police have filed charges against an Asheville man in connection with a traffic accident Sunday that killed a pedestrian. Maximilian Sage Alexander, 29, was charged with misdemeanor death by vehicle and reckless driving, according to warrants at the Buncombe County magistrate’s office. Read the full story here.
PRESS RELEASE Angel Medical Center, FHS Athletic Program present football & spirit clinic (Franklin, NC) Angel Medical Center and the FHS Athletic Department will offer a football and spirit clinic on Saturday, August 9th at Franklin High School. The clinic is open to all rising K through 6th grade students only. The event will be held from 9:30am to 11:30am […]
From Blue Ridge Now By Nathaniel Axtell A Hendersonville police sergeant was stabbed Sunday while responding to a sexual assault call on Third Avenue, followed by an officer-involved shooting in which the assailant was shot and killed. Sgt. Kenny Hipps and K-9 Officer Jennifer Drake were responding to a report of a sexual assault at […]
From Park Ridge Health: Event Summary for 7/7/14 – 7/13/14 Please call 855-PRH-LIFE to register for any Park Ridge Health events. Free Support Groups Hendersonville Survivorship Workshop Wednesday, July 9 4 – 5:30 p.m. Administration Board Room, Park Ridge Health 100 Hospital Drive, Hendersonville This new workshop will provide survivorship education and psychosocial support to […]
From a press release: Wood & Wine exhibit opening at Grovewood Gallery, Aug. 7 Grovewood Gallery in Asheville celebrates newest addition to gallery: an exhibition space dedicated solely to fine wood art. Thursday, August 7 (12 – 6pm) Asheville, NC. – Join Grovewood Gallery as they raise a glass to celebrate the newest addition to […]
From a press release: Asheville Area Arts Council will offer workforce development course, “Creative Industry Management Curriculum: Craft” The Asheville Area Arts Council in partnership with the NC REAL Institute, HandMade in America, and The Support Center’s Women’s Business Center of Western NC will be offering Creative Industry Management, Curriculum: Craft, a new entrepreneurship training […]
From a press release: Brevard Music Center events include Sidney Outlaw, Mary Chapin Carpenter and Janiec Opera Company Chamber music returns to the Porter Center on the campus of Brevard College for a pair of truly unique concerts. On Monday, July 21, at 7:30 p.m. acclaimed operatic baritone and Brevard native Sidney Outlaw returns to […]
From a press release: Avett Brothers play ExploreAsheville.com Arena, Oct. 31 & Nov. 1 Tickets on sale Friday, July 18 at 10AM at all Ticketmaster Outlets, the U.S. Cellular Center box office, 1-800-745-3000, and ticketmaster.com. Americana powerhouse The Avett Brothers return to Asheville for a two night run Friday, October 31st and Saturday, November 1st […]
From WLOS: Police are trying to find two men who robbed a CVS at gunpoint late Thursday night in Asheville. Click here for the full story.
From the Asheville Citizen-Times Clarke Morrison A deal has been reached for the sale of Haywood County’s long-struggling public hospital to a private company for $26 million. The agreement on the terms for the acquisition of MedWest Haywood by Duke LifePoint Healthcare calls for the company spending $36 million on capital improvements to the facility […]
Asheville Citizen-Times By Dale Neal: Home prices in Asheville increased by 9.2 percent in May, compared to a year ago, pointing to continued improvements in the mountain real estate market. Click here for the full story.
Asheville, NC – Today Transition Asheville and WaterLinks, PLLC, sponsors of the Water Sustainability Initiative (WSI), together with the Lenoir-Rhyne Center for Graduate Studies of Asheville and the United Nations Association of Western North Carolina, announced a water forum titled “What You Can Do To Tackle Local Water Concerns.” The evening will include the experiences […]
Press Release School of Integrated Living School of Integrated Living (SOIL) will be hosting a series of classes at Earthaven Ecovillage this summer. Called the Building Resiliency Series the 4 day-long education seminars will be held at the a 20-year old intentional community an hour outside of Asheville, North Carolina. SOIL is wanting all who want to participate […]
From a press release: “Anthony Lord: Artist, Architect, Craftsman” exhibit at The North Carolina Room at Pack Memorial Library The North Carolina Room at Pack Memorial Library remembers the many talents of Asheville native Anthony Lord with an exhibit showcasing his paintings, architectural drawings and iron work. The exhibit will run from August 1 through […]
Press release from Park Ridge Health: Hendersonville, N.C. (July 10, 2014) — Park Ridge Health is the first hospital in our community to provide around-the-clock monitoring of intensive care unit (ICU) patients by intensivist physicians and critical care nurses through telemedicine, delivering an extra layer of care that enhances patient safety. A recipient of the […]
Press release from Smoky Mountain: Smoky Mountain LME/MCO, Caldwell County Announce Plans for New Mental Health Crisis and Detox Facility in Lenoir July 10, 2014—Residents of Caldwell, Alexander and McDowell counties who are experiencing a mental health crisis or need medical detox from alcohol or drugs will soon be served by a new behavioral […]
From an email: Local author and percussionist raises funds to publish children’s book According to author and drummer Heath Towson, “I have written a children’s book called Lionel’s Drum which is being published here in Asheville by Grateful Steps publishing company downtown. The book is set in Asheville and is about 6 children that have […]