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Life Sciences Company will move to Asheville in January
Asheville, N.C.-The Economic Development Coalition for Asheville-Buncombe County , Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College and the NC Biotechnology Center jointly announced today that f Immune Company will locate its new company in Asheville.
Tue Dec 17, 2013
Updates on West Asheville's restaurant row
Haywood Road in West Asheville has quickly transformed into a hot strip for new restaurants.
The Report Card
Got an idea that makes the grade? Send it to JBuchanan@CITIZEN-TIMES.com A to Harry Petrequin's Opinion column which well cites the damage humans are making upon our planet and how we are accomplishing this nonheroic feat.
Sun Dec 15, 2013
Jam makes an impact one house at a time
This year's Warren Haynes Christmas Jam was an anthology of mega moments. Two nights of legendary musicians like Phil Lesh and Gregg Allman.
Fri Dec 13, 2013
A-B Tech promotes professional training
Brian Biro travels the world as the Breakthrough Coach, a top motivational speaker who's led some 1,400 events motivating workers at top companies like Microsoft and Lockheed Martin.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
Buncombe school board OK's smart boards, new chair
The Buncombe County Board of Education approved new leadership, funds for 390 new smart boards and several board communications policies Thursday night at the board's regular monthly meeting.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Turner announces NC Statehouse bid against Moffitt
Former UNC Asheville Assistant Vice Chancellor Brian Turner announced his intention today to run for the North Carolina Statehouse in 2014 against two-term incumbent Rep. Tim Moffitt .
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Innovation Fund sets info session
The meeting will be at 3 p.m. Tuesday at Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College's Enka campus on Sand Hill Road.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
In the market for WNC gifts
Shopping at local holiday markets is like giving your community a big present, all wrapped up in a shiny package with a festive bow.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Innovation Fund sets info session
The meeting will be at 3 p.m. Dec. 10 at Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College's Enka campus on Sand Hill Road.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Here's the information from the United Way and the Budget & Tax Center via the NC Justice Center email newsletter: A Fall Legislative Briefing Tuesday, December 3 8:30-11:00 a.m. Candler, NC Join us for our annual overview of the North Carolina state budget, economic forecast, and issues affecting your community and add your voice to the ... (more)
Mon Nov 25, 2013
F3 project aims to close the sustainability loop with canola
SUSTAINABLE PARTNERSHIP: Woody Eaton of Blue Ridge Biofuels and Katie Button of Curate are working together through the Fields to Fryer to Fuel program to provide a locally produced food-grade canola oil for area restaurants that can be processed into fuel right here in WNC.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Black Mountain News: New welcome sign unveiled for Enka-Candler
Local leaders and residents gathered Friday beside busy Smoky Park Highway to unveil a new sign "Welcome to Enka-Candler."
Asheville area religion notes
HENDERSONVILLE - First Congregational United Church of Christ will host the Love for Logan benefit at 5 p.m. today to help pay medical bills for 6-year-old Logan, who has nephrotic syndrome, a rare and serious kidney ailment of so far unknown cause.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Enka-Candler gets new welcome sign
Business owners want folks to know that Enka-Candler is more than a hyphenated exit on the way west out of Buncombe County.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Asheville Holiday Parade rolls through downtown Saturday
The big balloons are back this weekend as the Asheville Holiday Parade continues its festive 67-year-old tradition through downtown.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Asheville chamber gets earful from downtown businesses
With business looking up across Buncombe County, panhandling and public transportation rank as the top concerns for many business owners.