November “Thank Local” LoLo Gifts: Escape the Chill to Satisfy Your Hunger

ENJOY LOCAL GIFTS FROM BOGART’S RESTAURANT & TAVERN, DUNCAN & YORK, & CA’S CHEESECAKES Waynesville: Your Choice of Any Sandwich from Bogart’s Restaurant & Tavern If you live in Waynesville, I’m sure you know about Bogart’s! Pop in here and enjoy your choice of a sandwich, side, and pickle. That’s hard to resist! View the […]

5 Sense-sational Spots to Enjoy Fresh Apples in West Asheville

Sweet, savory, pureed, or pressed—there are so many ways to enjoy fresh apples in the fall! Today, we’re going to focus on a microcosm of menus featuring the fresh fruit: West Asheville along Haywood Road. Though not specifically in the heart of apple country, this mile-and-a-half stretch demonstrates a good cross section of how apples […]

September “Thank Local” LoLo Gifts: Paint the Town Red (or Green) with One of These Great Gifts

ENJOY LOCAL GIFTS FROM HANNAH FLANAGAN’S, COMMERCE STREET MERCANTILE, AND LOLA SALON & GALLERY Hendersonville: Free Reuben Sandwich at Hannah Flanagan’s Pub & Eatery Try a free reuben sandwich with housemade chips. Located in the heart of downtown Hendersonville, Hannah Flanagan’s offers the full Irish pub experience with great food, beers, and drink. Enjoy their […]

Asheville’s Food Truck Frenzy: Meals on Wheels

It all started with 12 lunches. “I was painting trim underneath this desk in this office building,” Jeremiah Jackson said. “And the secretary was complaining about how they couldn’t get 12 meals made and delivered there. So, I popped my head up and said, ‘I can do it.’” And it was this simple interaction in […]

August “Thank Local” LoLo Gifts: Have an Everyday Adventure with One of These Great Gifts

ENJOY LOCAL GIFTS FROM ROBIN BLU, GREEN SAGE CAFE, AND MONTE’S SUB SHOP Waynesville: An Everyday Adventure at Robin Blu Enjoy a $15 gift certificate for Robin Blu home decor, jewelry, and gifts. Robin Blu is one of our favorite “pop into” spots in Waynesville. The shop has everything from jewelry and decor to gifts […]

Neo Burrito has Sustainability Practices All Wrapped Up

It’s about sustainability, delicious sustainability. “Food is what brings people together. It should always be celebrated and made special through delicious food and impeccable customer service. I want customers to not only feel at home in a pleasant atmosphere, but also know that they are contributing to the betterment of the environment,” said Walter Godfrey. […]

Ode to THE Summer Sandwich: 12 Places in Western North Carolina to Find a Great BLT

Does the simple mention of a BLT sandwich make your mouth water? Did your mouth start watering before this page even finished loading? If so, you’re certainly not alone. Five simple ingredients. Infinite possibilities and room for argument. (Why else would Google deliver 69,000 video results for a meal that has 80% of the ingredients […]

July “Thank Local” LoLo Gifts: Enjoy a Custom Staycation with One of These Great Experiences

ENJOY LOCAL GIFTS FROM FOGGY MOUNTAIN, SANCTUARY BREWING, AND TEA TIME EMPORIUM Asheville: Music, Sunshine, and Burgers at Foggy Mountain Choose one of four specialty burgers (including vegan and vegetarian options!) at Foggy Mountain Brew Pub. Featuring great food, people, and beer, Foggy Mountain’s staff is the friendliest in town, and they offer a great […]

Hundreds of New Jobs May Soon Come to Waynesville

The new “Waynesville Pavilion” would bring 200 permanent jobs through a $15+ Million development and new retail center anchored by Publix grocery store. If you live in Haywood County, you’ve heard the rumors for months—a couple years, even. Something big has been brewing at the corner of Russ Avenue and Frazier Street, behind Waynesville’s Sagebrush […]

The Beverly-Hanks LocalList: What is LoLo and How do I Begin?

Beverly-Hanks & Associates partners each month with LoLo, a free rewards program that began in Asheville. If you’re a current client of a Beverly-Hanks agent, you may already be receiving free monthly gifts in your email inbox. Have you redeemed your gifts yet? If you’re not sure how to redeem this month’s gifts—or if you’ve […]