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Could you have a romantic liaison with someone of opposite political beliefs to you?
How much do you know about Islam?
Thank you, Toby Rosen, for your commentary about why you have stopped riding bikes in the Asheville area.
Asheville has long banked on premier attractions such as the Blue Ridge Parkway, the Biltmore Estate and the century-old Grove Park Inn to bring in tourists and their dollars.
Donors of all blood types are needed, especially O negative, A negative and B negative.
A city man is facing felony charges after police say he stole 14 pairs of boots from Belk at Asheville Mall.
Pictured here: Buncombe Commissioner Brownie Newman. Photos by Alicia Funderburk The international debate over climate change came home Dec. 3, as the Buncombe County commissioners butted heads over a proposal to reduce the county's carbon footprint by 80 percent over time.
A man who says he was stabbed by a reserve sheriff's deputy in a fight outside Pack's Tavern is questioning why he was arrested while the deputy wasn't charged.
Former mayoral candidate and one-time Republican officer Larry Harris was appointed to the vacant seat on the Black Mountain Board of Aldermen Monday night.
After she was sworn in, new Asheville Mayor Esther Manheimer said that the city''s diverse populations are united by a desire for a good quality of life.
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 .
From the Buncombe County Service Foundation: As a holiday gift to all, we present 8 Days of Food Trucks to the "food-less" fringe of town! The food trucks featured at 35 Woodfin Street are part of a fundraising effort to support kids in foster care in Buncombe County.
A Candler woman is facing charges after police say she had sexual relations with a state prison inmate while he was on work release at her company.
A Mars Hill teen is facing a felony theft charge in Buncombe County after police say she stole two rings.
Buncombe County government has spent nearly $39,000 to remove a home in Beaverdam that became unsafe when the ground underneath it shifted in July.
About 40 people this month will spread out across Buncombe County with the challenge of counting every bird they see or hear.
A city man is facing charges in what police describe as a brutal sexual assault in West Asheville.