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The 10 Best Places to Get Fresh Produce in Asheville

The flowers are blooming, birds are chirping, and the weather is heating up here in Asheville. That also means fresh, local produce is becoming more widely available, thanks to our abundant mountain farms. Any of you who’ve purchased locally produced groceries know just how vibrant and flavorful they are—and how that farmer’s market head of lettuce will stay fresh far […]

Why You Should Care About NC Judicial Elections

If you voted in North Carolina last November, there were six state judicial seats on the ballot. Depending on where you live, you likely had district court and local judges up for election, too. How many of you either A.) skipped over this section or B.) randomly picked names because you hadn’t heard of any of these people? Join the […]

10 New Small Businesses to Check Out in WNC

Asheville is home a melting pot of entrepreneurs, small businesses, and sustainable innovators. In the past year alone, there has been an influx of breweries, restaurants, and startups joining our ranks—and we’ve already found a host of new favorites. Read on for our list of 10 new businesses worth checking out. Delicious local eats 1. Taco Billy, West Asheville Business […]

10 Quintessential Summer Activities in Asheville

Beer City USA, the happiest place in the US, the coziest town in America—Asheville, North Carolina continues to top the lists, gaining a variety of eclectic titles from national publications, for good reason. Our little southern town has great things to do year round, but summer is kind of special, with locals and tourists alike enjoying the warmer weather and […]

Looking for Family-Friendly Holiday Fun in Asheville?

The holiday season is quickly approaching, and Asheville will soon be transformed by Halloween ghouls, over-the-top floats, and fancy gingerbread houses. There are so many exciting things to do in Asheville for family fun year-round, but from October through the new year, the city also offers great holiday activities for both the young and young-at-heart! Check out these upcoming family-friendly […]