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29 min ago | Asheville Citizen-Times
Developers are requesting approval of subdivision plans and request that a portion of the property be rezoned to allow commercial uses.
Do undocumented immigrants contribute to the economy?
Should government buildings be allowed to display religious symbols?
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.
Parking in downtown Asheville can be tough any weekend, but with both nights of the Warren Haynes Christmas Jam sold out, expect a crazier scene than usual.
Two Candler residents are facing animal neglect charges involving two dogs. Debra Jones Pearson, 59, and Rusty James Pearson, 18, both of Tryphena Road, were charged with multiple offenses Wednesday, according to warrants at the Buncombe County magistrate's office.
Residents living near land proposed for development in eastern Buncombe County raised concerns Wednesday over traffic and other potential problems.
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.