Big Brothers Big Sisters is Looking for Volunteer Mentors

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Big Brothers Big Sisters is Looking for Volunteer Mentors

Big Brothers Big Sisters is looking for volunteer mentors, with a great need for more Big Brothers! Big Brothers Big Sisters matches children (ages 6-14) from single-parent families with caring, adult mentors. The School-based program is looking for mentors in West Asheville for Vance Elementary and Francine Delany. Mentors would commit to meeting for 1 […]

Haywood Road Sidewalk and Roadway Improvements to Begin

Haywood Road Sidewalk and Roadway Improvements to Begin

IMPORTANT: During the construction, the bicycle climbing lane will be closed for the duration of the project and other occasional closures of the driving lane and downhill sidewalk can be expected my response. Drivers can expect to share the lanes with bicycles during the project. From the City of Asheville. The city will begin the […]

NEW GROUP TO SUPPORT MINORITY, WOMEN AND SMALL BUSINESSES

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NEW GROUP TO SUPPORT MINORITY, WOMEN AND SMALL BUSINESSES

From the City of Asheville. Asheville, NC – Please join the City of Asheville for an Open House/Kick Off event to form a supportive business group for minority, women, and small businesses at 9:00 a.m. on October 6 at the Edington Center located at 133 Livingston Street. This meeting will be informal and will touch […]

Walk with a Cop: September 24

Walk with a Cop: September 24

Join Police Chief Tammy Hooper and members of the Asheville Police Department for a Walk with a Cop along Haywood Road. Thursday, September 24, 2015 6:00 pm Meet Up Begin at the corner of Ridgelawn Road and Haywood Road, continue along Haywood to the West Asheville Resource Center, 970 Haywood Road. Download a flyer you […]

Section 7 of HB44 Removed from Bill

Section 7 of HB44 Removed from Bill

Earlier this summer West Asheville Business Association joined many local and state-wide organizations in voicing opposition to Section 7 of HB44.We are pleased to say that section was removed from the bill and will not become law. Section 7 of HB44 would have restricted the advancement of bicycle infrastructure in North Carolina by imposing unnecessary […]

3rd Annual West Asheville Open Miniature Golf Tournament

3rd Annual West Asheville Open Miniature Golf Tournament

It is time again for the West Asheville Open Miniature Golf Tournament! Saturday, October 17, 2015 • Tropical Gardens, 956 Patton Avenue Nichols West Asheville Lodge #650 would like to invite you to participate in the fundraiser this year. With the help of generous donations and sponsors, they have raised over $5,000 for local and […]

Outdoor Learning Center @ Hall Fletcher Elementary Asks for Community Support

Bringing the Classroom Outside An initiative by Hall Fletcher Elementary in Asheville, North Carolina will bring a new, experiential learning opportunity to its students and the community. Anyone interested in supporting the Outdoor Learning Center initiative may visit Hall Fletcher Elementary’s online fundraising campaign at kickstarter.com (kck.st/1HMr3W8). ASHEVILLE, NC – May 26, 2015 – Hall […]

2015 West Asheville Garden Stroll Planning Meeting

WAGS is ready to start planning the best West Asheville Garden Stroll yet. The first meeting is Wednesday, May 13th from 6 to 7 pm at the library. All are invited! They are an easy going yet efficient bunch, one hour meetings strictly enforced. Join them! More information on WAGS can be found on their […]