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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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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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Mountain Xpress

Jump start: Me2We conference helps youths leap ahead

POSITIVE MOMENTUM: Members of Asheville's Youth Leadership Academy participated in a recent Me2We conference that fostered leadership and community involvement.

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WBTV

Veterans group schedules convention in Asheville

A national veterans group calling for peace at home and overseas is bringing its message to Asheville for its annual convention.

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WATE-TV Knoxville

Dogs on Deployment program reunites airman with dogs

It was a special night on Tuesday at the Tennessee Smokies Stadium for Major Cook, the Asheville, North Carolina native who was reunited with his pets.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

The Bluegrass Blog

Live album coming from Town Mountain

Town Mountain has always been known as a band that is best experienced live. That's not a knock on their three fine studio albums, just a recognition from their fans that it's a show that needs to be seen as well as heard.

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Anchorage Daily News

Earth's hottest June follows hottest May. The new normal?

Things are heating up on planet Earth. Average global temperatures shattered records this June ... for the second month in a row, according to a new report from the National Climactic Data Center.

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Mountain Xpress

Hitting your mark: The Actor's Center of Asheville moves to Black Mountain

WHAT'S YOUR MOTIVATION?: Kevin Patrick Murphy, founder of The Actor's Center of Asheville, describes the center as a kind of gym - "You have to work the muscles," he says.

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WWNC-AM Asheville

No Charges For Cop Who Shot AJ Marion

No charges will be filed against the Asheville Police officer who fired the shot that killed former Reynolds High School football star A.J. Marion.

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Mountain Xpress

Poetic injustuce: Locals respond to N.C.'s poet laureate debate

Poetry has long been an action-packed artistic genre in Western North Carolina. Here, it's not merely written but spoken, slammed and taken into schools .

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Mountain Xpress

Weirdos R Us: 23 Skidoo celebrates the Year of the Weird with a book and album launch

FRIENDLY: Even though Secret Agent 23 Skidoo is based on the West Coast, he plans to continue collaborating with Asheville artists.

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InformationWeek

Our Cloud Disaster Recovery Story

I put my money where my mouth is with cloud DR, and it not only benefited my organization but also earned us a prestigious award.

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WLOS

NC sales tax limit for counties reviewed by Senate

Senate Republicans have retooled a proposal limiting local sales taxes in North Carolina but could still stop two large counties from putting referenda on the ballot this fall.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Examiner.com

Cornbread from a soap star

If you've even been a fan of soap operas, you may remember the long-popular CBS daytime drama, "As the World Turns".

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ContactMusic.com

Andie Macdowell Feared For Her Life During Plane Terror

The Groundhog Day star was flying from Atlanta, Georgia to Asheville in North Carolina four years ago when the light aircraft was hit with a powerful gust of wind and the pilot had to battle to control the plane.

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