Asheville Local Business
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23 hrs ago | via Mountain Xpress
C.Shreve, Mike L!VE and DJ Jet and Jrusalam are all featured in the new video for "Crews' Corpses." It was directed by Double A, music by Whokairs?, filmed by Double A and ME Videography . Comment?
Friday | via Mountain Xpress
The historic merger of three long-standing Western North Carolina environmental groups was unanimously approved Nov. 20 by the boards and members of Environmental and Conservation Organization , the Jackson-Macon Conservation Alliance and the WNC Alliance . Julie Mayfield , co-director of WNCA, opened the proceedings by welcoming the members of all the organizations and the elected officials in attendance. Comment?
Thursday Nov 20 | via WLOS
One of the founders of North Carolina's leading conservative think tank is leaving its day-to-day operations to run a charitable organization that's given millions of dollars over the years to support the John Locke Foundation. Locke Foundation President John Hood will become president of the John William Pope Foundation in January. Comment?
Wednesday Nov 19 | via The Charlotte Observer
CHARLOTTE, N.C. Three families forced from their homes by toxic vapors in a mountain community outside Asheville, North Carolina, can safely return, federal officials have determined. The Environmental Protection Agency had found unsafe levels of vapors from a cancer-causing chemical inside three homes in the Skyland community next to the heavily polluted former CTS Corp. factory. Comment?
Tuesday Nov 18 | via Rocky Mount Telegram
Three families forced from their homes by toxic vapors in a mountain community outside Asheville, North Carolina, can safely return, federal officials have determined. The Environmental Protection Agency had found unsafe levels of vapors from a cancer-causing chemical inside three homes in the Skyland community next to the heavily polluted former CTS Corp. factory. Comment?
Friday Nov 14 | via CBS Local
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Thursday Nov 13 | via The Washington Post
From a distance, Asheville, N.C., comes across as the Jan Brady of restaurant markets in the South. Charleston, S.C., and Nashville have been hogging the food stage for years now. Comment?
Thursday Nov 13 | via The Charlotte Observer
A concrete pipe below this coal ash impoundment failed, releasing coal ash and ash pond water into the Dan River. Like other utilities that have dealt with coal ash spills, Duke Energy repeated apologies, made community gifts and pledged to close its ash basins. Comment?
Wednesday Nov 12 | via Tallmadge Express
Brian is a pianist, composer, recording artist and instructor in Asheville, NC. He is currently touring the U.S. as keyboardist with American Idol XIII winner Caleb Johnson on Interscope Records. Comment?
Wednesday Nov 12 | via Charleston Business Journal
A 19,000-square-foot kitchen specialty store will join the Nordstrom Rack and Dick's Sporting Goods in the former Kmart shopping center in Mount Pleasant, according to a news release. Comment?
Tuesday Nov 11 | via Curbed
In a sumptuous, blue-eyed cataclysm of cultural references , all-American sparkly-dress-wearer Taylor Swift unleashed her music video for Blank Space, a lavish free-for-all in which Swift does what she's always done best: turn crappy relationships into internet phenomenons that siphon cash straight into her pretty little hands. What's seemingly a video about the implosion of a relationship is actually about a different relationship altogether; here, in this " Gone Girl of music videos," Swift does more than disintegrate into a thrashing, axe-wielding crazy person, she's making fun of the hyperbole news outlets use when talking about her romantic life. Comment?
Tuesday Nov 11 | via WLOS
The Richmond -based energy company says the project acquired from Juwi Solar is expected to go into service in the second half of 2015. The project's addition brings Dominion's solar generating capacity in development, under construction or in operation to 324 megawatts with facilities in California, Connecticut, Georgia, Indiana, Utah and Tennessee. Comment?
Tuesday Nov 11 | via Advocate
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention just launched a new HIV awareness campaign this past September simply titled, "HIV Treatment Works." It's CDC's first campaign of its kind, utilizing the stories and faces of people who are living with HIV and are on treatment for the condition. Comment?
Monday Nov 10 | via Mountain Xpress
NUTRITION ON WHEELS: Olufemi Lewis at the wheel of the Ujamaa Freedom Market, the rolling produce store she operates with partner Calvin Allen. Ujamaa recently received a grant from Whole Foods Market's Whole Cities Foundation. Comment?
Friday Nov 7 | via Kiplinger Online
In your quest to earn extra cash, few opportunities are as flexible as selling products -- from makeup to wine -- directly to consumers for established companies building networks of sales consultants across the country. Unlike franchise opportunities , which can have start-up costs of $30,000 or more, direct-sales gigs generally require an initial investment of about $100 . Comment?
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