Natural and Cultural Diversity Abound in Buncombe County

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Natural and Cultural Diversity Abound in Buncombe County

The four-season temperate climate in Buncombe County makes year-round living easy! Because of the broad range of elevations and corresponding climates and plant growth, the area is one of the most biodiverse in the United States and the world. What’s more, Buncombe County’s approximately 240,000 residents make up Western North Carolina’s economic and cultural center… Read more »

Nonprofit Spotlight: Homeward Bound WNC

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At Beverly-Hanks, we believe that every person in our community should have the opportunity and means to Live the Life You Choose. First and foremost, we believe that means having a safe and secure roof over your head. Homeward Bound WNC works hard to make sure our most vulnerable community members have just that. What… Read more »

3 Free Farm Stand Tours Guaranteed to be Fun for Foodies of All Ages [Interactive Maps]

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3 Free Farm Stand Tours Guaranteed to be Fun for Foodies of All Ages [Interactive Maps]

An abundance of local food and artisan goods is one of the many reasons why people choose to live in our slice of the Blue Ridge Mountains. A long growing season and mild winters provide bountiful harvests of produce, dairy, and other farm products for people across Western North Carolina. Our farmers are our neighbors,… Read more »

Nonprofit Spotlight: Steadfast House

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Nonprofit Spotlight: Steadfast House

Did you know that last year, Asheville City and Buncombe County Schools reported more than 750 homeless children enrolled in area schools? Today, we are profiling Steadfast House, a division of a local nonprofit that is working hard to provide those children a steadfast home. What is Steadfast House? Steadfast House is a division of… Read more »

Commercial Property Showcase: 66 Long Shoals Road in Arden, NC 28704

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Commercial Property Showcase: 66 Long Shoals Road in Arden, NC 28704

Going fast!—This is one of the few remaining development tracts along Long Shoals Road. $1,850,000 | CPE#: 486983 These 2.85 acres have prime frontage along the highly trafficked Long Shoals Road in South Asheville. The property sits beside Groce Funeral Home and across from Lake Julian and Wild Wing Cafe’s Arden location. The back of… Read more »

Nonprofit Spotlight: Girls on the Run WNC

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Nonprofit Spotlight: Girls on the Run WNC

Nonprofits across our region empower people of all ages and from all walks of life. Today, we are profiling Girls on the Run Western North Carolina, a local branch of an international organization that helps girls take charge of their lives and define the future on their terms. What is Girls on the Run? Girls… Read more »