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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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3 hrs ago | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

First Smoky Mountain Stand Down a success

Last year Macon County local Mark Schuler attended a Stand Down event for veterans in Asheville and was impressed by the service it provided to veterans.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

Independent Weekly

Sir Richard Bishop talks the toil of making music and giving it away

But many years ago, Bishop - one of the best and least predictable instrumental guitarists to emerge in decades - began adding the honorary title to his solo records.

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Jenna von Oy's Blog: The Birth of a Vacation

Best known for her roles as Six on Blossom and Stevie on The Parkers , von Oy is also a musician who has released two albums and is currently working on two books, including a fictional novel for young adults.

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Mountain Xpress

Asheville Council sends legislative wish list to Raleigh

Opposing priorities between Asheville and state government took center stage Aug. 27, as Asheville City Council heard an update on recent moves by the General Assembly and approved a list of actions it would like lawmakers to take next year.

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The Star Online

AAA Carolinas: Expect more drivers on the road this Labor Day weekend

A recovering economy and falling gas prices are contributing to an increase in Labor Day holiday travel for the second straight year for North Carolinians, making it the highest number of travelers in six years, according to AAA Carolinas.

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Lenoir News-Topic

Asheville man lost eye in wreck at Lenoir fire station

A man who crashed a car into the Lenoir Fire Department building downtown while fleeing drug investigators in October will serve 18 to 23 years in prison.

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Mountain Xpress

Asheville in the '90s: Club and concert scene

Asheville's a great place to live, unless you suffer from FOMO . Even if you catch the drum circle, a gallery crawl, three bands and a late-night DJ, your Twitter feed will still be full of reports and photos from the indie-film screening, book launch, poetry reading and symphony concert that you missed.

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The Mountaineer Publishing Company

Food assistance needs increase in Haywood, WNC

A box of food is pictured in the food pantry at the Haywood Christian Ministry. A majority of the food comes from the MANNA Food Bank in Asheville.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Mountain Xpress

Asheville Council approves RAD Lofts incentives

Asheville City Council helped pave the way for major growth in the River Arts District Aug. 26, approving a roughly $764,000 incentive package for RAD Lofts.

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Advocates want McCrory to stand for marriage equality

Advocates with a statewide LGBT advocacy group say they'll deliver as many as 10,000 signed petitions to North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory on Wednesday morning, asking him to stand "on the right side of history," and drop defense of the state's anti-LGBT constitutional amendment.

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WBTV

Charges dismissed against NC man in child sex case

A North Carolina judge has dismissed all charges and overturned the sentence of a man who spent 22 years in prison after his conviction on child sex abuse case.

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Mountain Xpress

Tibetan monks' residency at UNC Asheville, Oct. 20-24Alli Marshall | 2 mins ago | 1 views

UNC Asheville will present Sacred Music, Sacred Dance for World Healing, a performance by monks of the Atlanta-based Drepung Loseling Monastery, at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 22 in Lipinsky Auditorium.

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The Star Online

Shelby Fire & Rescue gains elite, international status

The Shelby Fire & Rescue Department recently joined an elite group of fire agencies internationally recognized for its commitment to the community.

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Mountain Xpress

LAAFF returns with an eye toward the future

MAIN STAGE a Youth Circus Arts Performance, 11 a.m. a David Earl & the Plowshares , noon a Nataraj , 1:30 p.m. a Asian Teacher Factory , 3 p.m. a Members of Free Planet Radio with special guests Billy Cardine and John Vorus , 4:30 p.m. a The Fritz , 6 p.m. a stephaniesid , 7:30 p.m. WALNUT STAGE a Delta House Jazz Band , 11:30 a.m. a Alex Krug , ... (more)

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WLOS

Asheville man charged in motorcyclist's death

An Asheville man is facing charges after the car he was driving collided with a motorcycle and killed the operator.

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Mountain Xpress

Smart bets: Listen to This

Gather 'round, folks - it's story time. Asheville Community Theatre's monthly storytelling series, Listen to This: Stories in Performance, closes its fourth season this week.

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Mountain Xpress

Cranky Hanke's Weekly Reeler August 27-September 2: As Above the November Man

Words of advice: this week watch those movies on your desk you've been meaning to get around to, go see Calvary or Magic in the Moonlight or Boyhood .

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Business Journal

Travel + Leisure names Asheville the No. 1 'quirkiest' town

Asheville is the quirkiest town in the U.S, according to a list published by Travel + Leisure.

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Business Journal

Travel + Leisure names Asheville the No. 1 "quirkiest" town

The western North Carolina town wins the No. 1 spot for its Friday night drum circles, breweries, dining and bakeries, along with its "vortex-laden terrain," says the magazine.

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Mountain Xpress

Soul purpose: Local musicians unite for a quadruple album release

FAMILY REUNION: Vocalist Laura Reed, pictured, shares a soul music album release show with headliners The Secret B-Sides, HoveyKraft and Slo_Gold.

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