- The oral history project about Southern Presbyterian ministers' activism during the Civil Rights era premieres Jan. 28 at White Horse Black Mountain.Joe Greene promises his upcoming fashion show will be "much fresher because we have five clothing lines in this one [with] a whole lot of big men ripping the runway…The Asheville-based alternative-pop artist lands at The Grey Eagle on Jan. 28.A recent North Carolina Hall of Fame induction recognizes the Steep Canyon Rangers' part in the rich and ongoing musical tradition. “It's a ridiculously crazy honor to be in there,”…The four-day multidisciplinary arts festival, which runs Thursday through Sunday, Jan. 25-28, is the place for artists to showcase new, innovative works. Subthemes for this year’s Fringe include experimental art,…The creative, multi-sensory take on Pink Floyd and The Grateful Dead comes to Asheville Music Hall on Jan. 26.Local pop-rock artist Ian Ridenhour starts off 2018 with a bang, introducing his third album "Ribcage" to Asheville fans on Friday, Jan. 26 at Isis Music Hall.The Carolina Chocolate Drops co-founder plays Blue Ridge Community College’s Thomas Auditorium on Jan. 25.
- Warm winter cocktails offer healing and comfort in a mug.With its own local flour mill and a wealth of highly skilled and knowledgeable talent, Western North Carolina is becoming a regional hotbed for artisan baking culture.Wicked Weed Brewing's Funkatorium hosts the Real Estate Agents Combating Homelessness fund launch party. Also: The town of Fletcher hosts its 17th annual Chili Cook-Off; the Organic Growers School talks…
- WNC experts and those who have experienced sexual harassment discuss the local effects of the #MeToo movement.
- White Horse Black Mountain continues its Movies and Meaning series, Casablanca Cigar Bar screens its namesake film and more.
- As George Vanderbilt's attorney Charles McNamee continued to purchase land in Western North Carolina, residents of Buncombe County grew weary of the millionaire's plans.Asheville recycled 590 pounds of trash per household per year in fiscal year 2016-17, the highest rate among North Carolina cities. But when you throw your commingled recyclables in the…Across the nation and in Western North Carolina, people are being held in jail for days, weeks, even months awaiting trial on misdemeanor charges, because they can’t raise the cash…The Penland Post Office Project’s online auction runs Thursday, Feb. 1-Thursday, Feb. 8.The specter of former County Manager Wanda Greene hovered over the Buncombe County Board of Commissioners meeting on Jan. 16, as the commission got a detailed breakdown of when staff…
- "In 2017, many of you stepped forward to ensure that our neighbors who may be less fortunate or are experiencing a crisis had access to food, home fuel, medical assistance…"So, here's a big shoutout to the Paperback Palace and all the other local purveyors of gently used poetry and prose."ASHEVILLE"In a time when we’re expected to challenge assumptions and teach cultural sensitivity, I want to take a moment to express my frustrations as a woman and a mother and…ASHEVILLE