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Asheville, North Carolina is located in Buncombe County. Zip codes in Asheville, NC include 28801, 28810, and 28813. The median home price in Asheville is $249,000 which is roughly $152/per square foot. More Asheville information.

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5 hrs ago | Chattanoogan.com

LaZoom Tours Showcase The Quirky Side Of Asheville, N.C.

Visitors coming to Asheville this fall can catch the city's wacky side on LaZoom Comedy Tours, an experience as unique and colorful as the city itself.

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6 hrs ago | TVSPY

Sherrill Barber to Retire from WLOS

"After 37 years of reporting for WLOS News 13, I am pleased to announce I will retire September 30th," Barber wrote on his facebook page . "Pleased, because I am blessed to have spent an entire career at a job where every morning I woke up and said, "Oh boy!" The Asheville, N.C. ABC affiliate wrote on its website , "We wish Sherrill and his family well, as they enjoy more time exploring the mountains, which he loves."

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10 hrs ago | Just-Drinks.com

US: New Belgium Brewing installs president to oversee growth

US craft brewer New Belgium Brewing has promoted its CFO & COO to the role of president to manage its expansion plans. Christine Perich, who has been with the Colorado-based brewer for ten years since joining as CFO, stepped up to the role last week.

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Mon Sep 15, 2014

Republican Journal

Left Bank hosts Smith Sept. 27

Lee Smith, an acclaimed author of Southern fiction, will be at the downtown Left Bank Books Saturday, Sept. 27, from 3 to 5 p.m. to talk and sign copies of her books including her most recent, "Guests on Earth."

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Mountain Xpress

Montford Park Players announce 2015 seasonAlli Marshall 3 hours ago 62 views

Noel Coward's Private Lives opens March 12 - 29, 2015 in the historic Asheville Masonic Temple. Private Lives is the story of Elyot, Sybil, Amanda and George, two honeymooning couples unaware that their past has checked into the hotel with them.

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Mountain Xpress

Asheville named one of the 'Best Places to Live' in America

Asheville is among the "Best Places to Live" in America, according to a new study released Sept. 16 by Livability.com .

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Mountain Xpress

Buncombe Commissioners to consider Wicked Weed incentives, Weaverville zoning

Buncombe County Commissioners will seek public feedback on two issues tomorrow night, Sept. 16: one involving an economic incentive deal to Wicked Weed Brewing and the other regarding Weaverville zoning.

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Mountain Xpress

Asheville Butoh Festival presents thought-provoking modern dance

SLOW DANCE: New York-based dancer Vangeline performs and leads workshops at the annual Asheville Butoh Festival. Butoh was created by Japanese modern dancers who, in the wake of World War II, were interested in dance that was vulnerable, natural and extreme.

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Mountain Xpress

It's all cosmic theater: Tom Robbins in WNC

According to author Tom Robbins, he didn't hit his stride as a novelist until Jitterbug Perfume . It was his fourth novel, published in 1984; Robbins was 52. Not that there's a right age to hit one's stride as writer; nor do writers age out.

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Mountain Xpress

Local documentary "Buskin' Blues" premieres

The biggest challenge to making a movie about the busking scene in downtown Asheville, says Erin Derham, was knowing when to stop. New buskers cycled through town all summer, giving the filmmaker endless possibilities to flesh out her story on the subculture these musicians inhabit.

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Jetson Green

The first net-zero home under construction from Deltec Homes

The first net-zero home from Deltec Homes' Renew Collection is under construction months after the line launched. The home was prefabricated at their manufacturing facility in Asheville, NC and shipped to Virginia.

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The Mountaineer Publishing Company

Miss Asheville/Miss Blue Ridge Valley pageant meeting is Sept. 21

Organizers of the Miss Asheville and Miss Blue Ridge Valley Scholarship Pageant are calling for contestants to compete for the 2015 preliminary titles, along with the 2015 Outstanding Teen titles, in a gala event Nov. 8 at the Colonial Theater in Canton. Young women ages 17 to 24 are invited to enter to compete for the titles of Miss Asheville 2015 and Miss Blue Ridge Valley 2015, a subsidiary of the annual Miss America Scholarship Pageant.

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The Mountaineer Publishing Company

MusicWorks Studio of Performing Arts Announcing Miss Asheville/Miss...

Organizers of the Miss Asheville and Miss Blue Ridge Valley Scholarship Pageant are calling for contestants to compete for the 2015 preliminary titles, along with the 2015 Outstanding Teen titles, in a gala event on Nov. 8, 2014 to be held at Colonial Theater in Canton. Young women ages 17 to 24 are invited to enter to compete for the titles of Miss Asheville 2015 and Miss Blue Ridge Valley 2015, a subsidiary of the annual Miss America Scholarship Pageant .

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Roll Call

Beth Plemmons, the Capitol Visitor Center's Guide to Southern Hospitality

North Carolina native Beth Plemmons, CEO of visitor services at the Capitol Visitor Center, is a pro at Southern hospitality. She spent 17 years working in reservations and ticketing positions at the grandiose 19th century Biltmore Estate in Asheville, N.C., then transitioned to guest services at Virginia's Mount Vernon Estate and Gardens.

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Sun Sep 14, 2014

Citizen Thymes

An Asheville pirate's life for me with Sam Etheridge of Ambrozia on Finding Asheville

Nathan sits down with Chef Sam Etheridge owner of Ambrozia Bar and Bistro for the 53rd episode of Finding Asheville . They chat about growing up in Oak Ridge, Tennessee, the intricacies of the Cuban sandwich, why despite being one of the top chefs in Albuquerque nobody seems to know about that here in Asheville, at least Nathan anyways, how a speech from Chef John Fleer inspired him to ditch a completely different business venture and open a restaurant in Asheville, and why he prefers a pirate kitchen over a quiet kitchen.

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Sat Sep 13, 2014

Examiner.com

Autumn Time in Asheville

This fall, head to Asheville , North Carolina , situated in the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains and the Great Smoky Mountain range. The Biltmore Estate , one of the most famous landmarks in the area, the charming atmosphere, and friendly people make Asheville a favorite vacation destination.

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Rocky Mount Telegram

Commissioners exchange information, ideas at conference

Edgecombe County Commissioners Wayne Hines, Evelyn Powell and Viola Harris were among more than 360 commissioners from across the state participating in the 107th annual N.C. Association of County Commissioners Conference held Aug. 14-17 in Asheville. The conference theme was "Cultivating Economic Growth," which grew out of the 2013-14 Economic Development Task Force launched by association President Ray Jeffers.

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Mountain Xpress

MED Week: Better than an Oscar

One thing is for certain: If you want to hold an awards ceremony with some class, hold it at the Homewood Center in Montford. Over 50 people gathered in the elegant castle-like edifice on Sept.

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HeraldSun.com

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Stephen Murray has to lean his phone on a corner of his porch and put it on speaker to have a conversation with good reception. The singer and guitarist of Holy Ghost Tent Revival recently moved to the North Carolina mountains, trading Greensboro for Asheville.

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Fri Sep 12, 2014

Investopedia

Using Business Credit Cards Strategically

Credit cards can be an essential source of funding for a company - especially a smaller one - providing necessary cash flow to help maintain and build your business. In addition to a revolving line of credit that can be used to make purchases and cash withdrawals, many business credit cards offer record-keeping tools to help track, categorize and manage expenses, and rewards programs - including cash back incentives, airline miles and discounts - to help stretch your dollars.

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