Storyteller, David Joe Miller was named Executive Director of “Stories on Asheville’s Front Porch”

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Storyteller, David Joe Miller was named Executive Director of “Stories on Asheville’s Front Porch” on August 1st.. Miller, a professional storyteller and narrative consultant since 1989 moved to the West Asheville area from Atlanta, GA. in July of 2013.  He specializes in business narrative and performance storytelling. Miller is the former staff storyteller for the National […]

Harvest Records Celebrates 10 Years!

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HARVEST RECORDS’ TEN YEAR ANNIVERSARY SALE Saturday, August 16th, 2014 @ Harvest Records Come celebrate TEN YEARS of Harvey with our annual storewide blowout sale! Here’s the lowdown for you fine folks: **15% OFF ALL NEW ITEMS **20% OFF ALL USED ITEMS **Tons & tons of KILLER used LPs + CDs are held back until […]

Artists in the Archives: A Collection of Card Catalogs

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Currently On Exhibit in the Asheville BookWorks Gallery Exhibition on view August – September Three artists, Carla Rae Johnson, Barbara Page, and Jo Anne Wilcox have created artworks that re-envision and re-purpose obsolete and/or discarded library cards, formerly an integral part of research and book-lending in a library.  Each of us has an abiding love […]

Sunny Point Café Start from Seed Garden Party, August 28, 2014

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August 28, 2014 • 6 pm till 9 pm Join Sunny Point Café for another wonderful dining experience in their on-site garden. Small bites, beverages and socializing in a beautiful setting on a summer evening… you don’t want to miss it. $20 gets you 5 tickets which you then redeem for food or beverages at […]

The Barleycorn to Sell Popular BACON JAM at BaconFest 2014

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The Barleycorn will begin selling their highly-praised BACON JAM at BaconFest 2014. Highlighted on such dishes as Bangers & Colcannon, Welsh Rarebit, and the Michael Burger, the Barleycorn BACON JAM has quickly become a sought-after crowd favorite. Event Details: The 2nd Annual BaconFest, presented by 105.9 the Mountain, will be held in the outdoor meadow at Highland […]

Sky Clean Super Hero Window Cleaners

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Sky Clean workers added a lot of smiles to the day of children at Mission Hospital on June 2, 2014 when workers did their job dressed as Super Heroes. Yes, Batman, Iron Man, Green Lantern, Spider Man and Catwoman do windows. Check out photos at: http://mountainx.com/living/in-photos-super-heroes-at-mission/#comment-2057606 https://www.facebook.com/skycleanwindows?fref=ts

Power the Tower

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Asheville FM is raising money to put up a tower so they can start broadcasting on the FM dial! There are many ways you can help support this community asset. Support their Indiegogo Campaign: https://www.indiegogo.com/projects/power-the-tower-fund-asheville-free-media-s-lpfm-station Thanks to an anonymous fund of The Community Foundation of Western North Carolina, donations going forward until May 1st will be matched […]

Rhetorical Factory Flagship Store Grand Opening

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Rhetorical Factory will be celebrating the opening of their first ever Flagship store with neighbors, friends and supporters!! Rhetorical Factory 444 Haywood Road #102 Grand Opening: Tuesday, April 29, 2014 • 4:00-9:00 pm A ribbon cutting with the Chamber of Commerce will be held at 4:15. Mountain music by the Bog Turtles will take us through […]