Update: Is Vincenzo’s restaurant closing? Owner says no, Craigslist ad says yes

Update: Is Vincenzo’s restaurant closing? Owner says no, Craigslist ad says yes

December 18, 2014 | Comments (4)

Restaurant owner Dwight Butner says he has no plans to close, but adds that there’s an ongoing dispute with his landlord.

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SOLD! Key parcel on Asheville’s downtown South Slope for $2.95 million

SOLD! Key parcel on Asheville’s downtown South Slope for $2.95 million

December 18, 2014 | Comments (5)

The property is the former Hays & Lunsford location at the corner of Hilliard and Asheland.

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33 downtown Asheville businesses to donate to three nonprofits during ’12 Days of Giving’

33 downtown Asheville businesses to donate to three nonprofits during ’12 Days of Giving’

December 17, 2014 | Comments (0)

Each business has designated one item for the 12 Days of Giving. Ten percent of proceeds of the sale of that item will go to three Asheville nonprofits that feed and clothe homeless people.

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Lexington Glassworks set to open mid January in downtown Asheville

Lexington Glassworks set to open mid January in downtown Asheville

December 17, 2014 | Comments (2)

The new glassblowing workshop and gallery is opening in an old automotive shop on Asheville’s South Slope.

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Wicked Weed Brewing to celebrate second anniversary in Asheville

Wicked Weed Brewing to celebrate second anniversary in Asheville

December 17, 2014 | Comments (2)

Wicked Weed has brewed a 14% ABV Imperial IPA for the occasion.

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First look at plans for Catawba Brewing’s new Asheville brewery

December 16, 2014 | Comments (1)

Catawba’s 5,400-square-foot space on Asheville’s South Slope will house a 7-barrel brewing system capable of producing over 500 barrels of specialty/small-batch beers a year.

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Asheville City Council Election 2015: Update on who might be running

Asheville City Council Election 2015: Update on who might be running

December 16, 2014 | Comments (6)

Will Jan Davis seek re-election?

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‘Listen to This’ storytelling series returns to The Orange Peel in Asheville Thursday

‘Listen to This’ storytelling series returns to The Orange Peel in Asheville Thursday

December 16, 2014 | Comments (0)

The show will feature Asheville personalities sharing stories and songs of holiday travel hardships.

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Asheville Design Center issues call for community projects

Asheville Design Center issues call for community projects

December 15, 2014 | Comments (0)

The Asheville Design Center is looking for projects is can design and build in 10 weeks with college-level students in design and planning fields.

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Brew-ED Beer News: Hi-Wire expansion, Burial Beer expansion, Oskar Blues new flagship brew

Brew-ED Beer News: Hi-Wire expansion, Burial Beer expansion, Oskar Blues new flagship brew

December 15, 2014 | Comments (0)

Burial Beer Company celebrated its expansion recently with the release of the first batch of beer brewed on their new 10 barrel system.

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Ashvegas Beer News: Thirsty Monk keg drop on New Year’s Eve

Ashvegas Beer News: Thirsty Monk keg drop on New Year’s Eve

December 15, 2014 | Comments (0)

Also, Burial Beer is now offering a kick-ass jazz brunch on Sundays.

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Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Busker forum Tuesday, Ethiopian restaurant taking reservations, more

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Busker forum Tuesday, Ethiopian restaurant taking reservations, more

December 15, 2014 | Comments (3)

Also, Chipotle is scheduled to open on Saturday.

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Word on the street: Firestorm Cafe to open new bookstore/cafe in West Asheville

Word on the street: Firestorm Cafe to open new bookstore/cafe in West Asheville

December 13, 2014 | Comments (18)

The former Pro Bikes location at 610 Haywood Road is rumored to be Firestorm’s new home.

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Asheville’s Hi-Wire Brewing announces $3 million expansion to make more beer

Asheville’s Hi-Wire Brewing announces $3 million expansion to make more beer

December 12, 2014 | Comments (3)

The announcement of Hi-Wire’s expansion caps off a remarkable year in the growth of Asheville’s independent craft breweries.

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With passion for trains and trolleys, Asheville man engineers Christmas magic

With passion for trains and trolleys, Asheville man engineers Christmas magic

December 11, 2014 | Comments (1)

Rocky Hollifield and his Craggy Mountain line takes rides back to Christmases past with an old-fashioned trolley ride.

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Stu Helm, Food Critic, on Taste of Asheville and Blind Pig Asheville

Stu Helm, Food Critic, on Taste of Asheville and Blind Pig Asheville

December 10, 2014 | Comments (20)

Stu’s first reaction upon hearing the Blind Pig dinner would be held in a bowling alley: “It’s gonna smell. Do we have to bowl?” Beware the f-bomb.

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Stu Helm, Food Critic: 2014 Stoobie Award to Deep Fried Thing of the Year in Asheville

Stu Helm, Food Critic: 2014 Stoobie Award to Deep Fried Thing of the Year in Asheville

December 10, 2014 | Comments (0)

Will it be a Hole doughnut, Rhubarb’s frito misto, Carolina Cinemas fries or Shepherd’s Pie fritters from King James? Beware the f-bomb.

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Ashvegas Hot Sheet: New coffee shop coming to downtown Asheville, more

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: New coffee shop coming to downtown Asheville, more

December 10, 2014 | Comments (11)

Also, the building at 414 Haywood Road in West Asheville is for sale.

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Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Ethiopian restaurant to open soon, parking deck demo starts, more

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Ethiopian restaurant to open soon, parking deck demo starts, more

December 9, 2014 | Comments (2)

Also, Chipotle in south Asheville is coming along, scientists are studying the effects of climate change on Christmas trees and more.

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Richardson: Construction on New Belgium’s Asheville brewery on track; brewing to start in late 2015

Richardson: Construction on New Belgium’s Asheville brewery on track; brewing to start in late 2015

December 9, 2014 | Comments (5)

Jay Richardson, general manager of New Belgium’s new Asheville brewery, said Tuesday that construction at the Craven Street site will peak from now until April.

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Massive brewing tanks start arriving at New Belgium’s new Asheville brewery in January

Massive brewing tanks start arriving at New Belgium’s new Asheville brewery in January

December 9, 2014 | Comments (1)

Six big brewhouse tanks will arrive on trucks from Charleston starting the second week in January. Another set of fermentation tanks will arrive in March.

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Ashvegas Political Hit List: West Asheville apartment vote, Asheville City Council candidates, more

Ashvegas Political Hit List: West Asheville apartment vote, Asheville City Council candidates, more

December 8, 2014 | Comments (26)

Also, another look at the impact of redistricting in North Carolina, immigration litigation, Gov. McCrory’s re-election bid and more.

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Ashvegas 2014 Year in Review: Top baby names in Buncombe County

Ashvegas 2014 Year in Review: Top baby names in Buncombe County

December 8, 2014 | Comments (4)

Olivia is tops for girls, while William is tops for boys in Buncombe County.

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With Oskar Blues Brewery’s new flagship Pinner, beermaker nods again to marijuana

With Oskar Blues Brewery’s new flagship Pinner, beermaker nods again to marijuana

December 4, 2014 | Comments (0)

The Colorado-based Oskar Blues has never been shy about making pot references.

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