Firestorm Café and Books finds a new West Asheville home

Firestorm Café and Books is coming back with a bang — revamped, refurbished — and in West Asheville. Soon to be located at 610 Haywood Road (formerly home to Pro Bikes), Firestorm Café and Books originally opened downtown in March 2008 in the Commerce Street space now occupied by the new Ethiopian restaurant Addissae. In April 2014, […]

Taking democracy to work

When Frank Adams talks to prospective clients, he frequently starts by citing the Magna Carta. Commonly remembered for its codification of civil liberties, the historic document also guaranteed—at least on paper—workers’ rights to such things as their jobs, tenancies, equipment and work vehicles. Today, Adams goes so far as to claim that “our rights as […]