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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 $248,800 which is roughly $146/per square foot. More Asheville information.

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5 hrs ago | Mountain Xpress

Slide show: Veterans for Peace National Convention in Asheville

The organization aims to build a culture of peace by helping the injured heal and helping educate the public about the true costs of war.

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6 hrs ago | Mountain Xpress

Richard Buckner plays a house show in support of his debut album re-release

Singer-songwriter Richard Buckner doesn't work a crowd. It's pretty much out of the question that he will shout, "put your hands in the air" at any point during his living room show in Asheville on Sunday, Aug. 24. There is also a good chance that the songs Buckner chooses to play won't sound exactly like they do on his studio recordings.

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11 hrs ago | WBTV

Western North Carolina inn looking for new owner

The Asheville Citizen-Times reports The Nu Wray Inn in Burnsville is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

JamBase

Warren Donates Christmas Jam Proceeds To Habitat For Humanity

Each December Warren Haynes presents his annual Christmas Jam concerts in his hometown of Asheville, NC with the aim of raising funds for the Asheville Area Habitat For Humanity .

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Mountain Xpress

Shelter 2.0 demonstrates temp-home initiative in Asheville

As the sun rose above St. Basilica of Lawrence, a crew bustled to raise small shelters in the hot parking lot across the street.

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Mountain Xpress

CPP: Asheville public housing overhaul gains approval

On Wednesday, the board of the Housing Authority of the City of Asheville approved a plan to overhaul current management rules, Carolina Public Press reports, though board Chair Brian Weinkler stressed that final approval of the overhaul will be voted on on a later date.

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City Paper

ToDo ToDay: The Antlers, River Whyless, and Hamlet

In the years since their 2009 album, Hospice , the Antlers have moved away from static, heavy sounds and stories of bone cancer and begun creating modern soul music inspired by Alice Coltrane and Miles Davis .

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The Mountaineer Publishing Company

Clark named U.S. Cellular area sales manager

U.S. Cellular has named Jim Clark area sales manager for U.S. Cellular in western North Carolina.

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American Thinker

The Climate Horse Race is a Statistical Tie

The past couple weeks have seen the Japan Meteorological Agency and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration release their latest datasets on global temperatures.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Cybergrass

Town Mountain To Release a New Live Album

Town Mountain's hard drivin' bluegrass sound, tight harmonies, and stellar in-house songwriting have become the band's trademark.

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Lumina News

N.C. Moral Mondays film series concludes

The Black Arts Alliance and the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People New Hanover County chapter are teaming up once again for the conclusion of the Moral Mondays Film Series with the film "Inequality For All."

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WLOS

New Greenville police chief is retiring from NC

Greenville hired Ken Miller on Wednesday. He will start as police chief in the South Carolina city on Sept.

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The Charlotte Observer

Moogfest festival to return to Asheville in 2016

ASHEVILLE, N.C. Organizers say Moogfest will return to Asheville in 2016, becoming an event that occurs every two years.

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Philly.com

Sierra Nevada Beer Camp collab makes a worthy 12-pack

Which says less about mega-breweries than it does about one of the remarkable traits of America's small breweries: the enthusiasm for working together.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

WLOS

NC man found dead on front steps of home

Homicide investigators in Lumberton are looking into the death of a man who was found on the front steps of his home.

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City Paper

River Whyless at Gypsy Sally's: Saturday, July 26

Many modern country-folk acts like to craft their twang-tinged tracks from cramped Brooklyn apartments or open-mic nights on Nashville's Music Row, but Asheville, N.C., quartet River Whyless makes music straight from the hills of North Carolina.

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Wall Street Journal

When to Let a Loved Pet Go

According to the American Pet Products Association, nearly half of the 70 to 80 million household dogs in the U.S. hop in bed with their owners at night.

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Mountain Xpress

Theater review: Asheville Creative Arts presents Charlotte's Web

Maria Buchanan, David Sebren and Gina Stewart star as Fern, Wilbur the pig and a musician in Asheville Creative Arts' "Charlotte's Web."

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Mountain Xpress

Ticket giveaway: Lettuce at New Mountain, July 25

Expansive Brooklyn-based funk band Lettuce hits the 20-year this year back and isn't slowing down.

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WWNC-AM Asheville

'Moral' leader foments racial discord

A hat tip to Carolina Plotthound for this link of NAACP - North Carolina chapter President and leader of the "Moral Monday" protests Rev.

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