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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 $249,900 which is roughly $144/per square foot. More Asheville information.

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4 hrs ago | Watauga Democrat

Touring green

One hundred businesses in the state have obtained the "GreenTravel" certification, and Watauga is third among N.C. counties, with nine certified businesses.

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8 hrs ago | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

MOTION Dance Theatre 2014

Celebrating its fifth anniversary season, Asheville's own professional contemporary ballet company, sources talent from across the country and presents bold programming featuring ALL NEW WORK.

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12 hrs ago | Business Journal

The Triad craft brew every beer lover should try

Foothills Brewing in Winston-Salem has earned a spot on a list of "100 American Craft Beers Every Beer-Lover Should Drink" by Paste.com.

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16 hrs ago | Business Journal

Why St. Pete-Clearwater Airport is breaking passenger records

While Tampa International Airport is gearing up for a $1 billion expansion, its counterpart across the bay, St. Pete-Clearwater International Airport , is quietly breaking passenger records .

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20 hrs ago | Newsday

'American Idol' winner Caleb Johnson rocks his way to Long Island on 'Live!' tour

"American Idol" might have bid its year-end adieu from TV in May, but the show's cycle doesn't truly end until the annual American Idols Live! tour, which features the top 10 finalists from the most recent season.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Richmond County Daily Journal

Hamlet restricts solar farms8:44 pm | 0

Daily JournalA line of solar panels collects energy from the sun at The Rock Farm, a Strata Solar project on N.C. 177 behind Rockingham Speedway.

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Mountain Xpress

Buncombe commissioners pass the budget

On a contentious 5-2 vote July 8, Buncombe County's Board of Commissioners held the property tax rate steady in the new fiscal-year budget but juggled numbers to pump more money into the school system.

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Columbia Magazine

Travelogue: Biltmore Estate

Travelogue: Biltmore Estate Johnnietta Jessie recently visited the Biltmore Estate just outside of Asheville, NC, and sent back some great photos via the ColumbiaMagazine group at Flickr.

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Mountain Xpress

UNC Asheville authorized to make $990,000 in capital improvementsGrady Cooper | 3 mins ago | 10 views

UNC Asheville has been authorized by the state to borrow approximately $990,000 to make needed capital improvements.

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Asheville Citizen-Times

Movie being shot in Swannanoa

It looks like production has revved up on the major motion picture, "Untitled Armored Car," starring Zach Galifianakis, Owen Wilson, and Kristen Wiig.

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The Charlotte Observer

‘Loomis Fargo’ shooting in North Carolina this summer

After 18 years, the hapless Loomis Fargo gang will finally get its due onscreen on screen in August of next year.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

The Charlotte Observer

Senate drops plan to kill teacher tenure

Though major issues remain, the offer removes another obstacle toward adoption of a state spending plan and adjournment of the legislative session.

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News Observer

Christensen: 2 of NC's heroes have fallen in favor

The hall is celebrating its 150th anniversary this month, as a news release from House Speaker John Boehner reminded me the other day.

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Mountain Xpress

Driving sales: Mobile businesses roll into WNC

Food trucks are a known entity: Those mobile dispensaries of cheap, tasty meals drove into downtown Asheville in 2011.

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Mountain Xpress

In photos: Costume Drama brings high-fashion DIY to ACT

"The Road Kill Dress," designed by Melaine Murrah and modeled by Molly Roberts-Rego at Costume Drama at Asheville Community Theatre Asheville Community Theatre reprised their fundraiser Costume Drama: A Fashion Show for a third year on Monday, July 7. Designers and models from throughout the Southeast participated in the DIY runway event where they ... (more)

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Mountain Xpress

After the Last LAAFF: New festival seeks community input, starting with a name

Lexington Avenue Arts and Fun Fest, Asheville's hyper-local street festival, returns for one final installment on Sunday, Aug. 31. And while that one-day celebration marks a farewell for the grassroots event that launched in 2002, it's also the start of a new locally focused fest that will roll out in 2015.

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Washington Times

NC man pleads guilty in 19-year-old's 2012 death

An Asheville man has pleaded guilty to conspiracy to commit first-degree murder and second-degree murder in the shooting death of a teenager two years ago.

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Mountain Xpress

Everybody's doing a brand-new dance now: From MOTION's...

MASTER CLASS: "Dance can be a contemporary art form," says MOTION Dance Theatre founder Nick Kepley.

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Mountain Xpress

Buncombe County Commissioners seek to approve 2015 budget

The Buncombe County Board of Commissioners will convene tonight, July 8, with the primary order of business being the final adoption of the Fiscal Year 2015 budget put on hold at the previous meeting on June 17 .

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

WITN

ECU Receives $156 Million For Campus Improvements

Governor Pat McCrory signed a bill Monday afternoon that authorizes approximately $376 million of improvements that will directly benefit students at six University of North Carolina institutions, including East Carolina University.

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