October Client Connect Offer: 20% off a Medium Coffee or Latte at the Beehive Coffee Bar

ENJOY 20% OFF A MEDIUM COFFEE OR LATTE AT THE BEEHIVE COFFEE BAR Buzz over to the Beehive Coffee Bar Locally owned and vintage inspired, the Beehive Coffee Bar in Arden is about all things coffee, but their specialty is treating everyone like family. They sell Black Mountain-roasted Dynamite Coffee; Two Leaves organic tea; and […]

Seasonal Businesses Thrive in WNC: The Land of Four Seasons

If you’re looking for steady fix-and-flip investment opportunities, your money is better spent in tornado alley or along the Gulf Coast. Western North Carolina isn’t known for its unpredictable weather. Sure, we have the occasional 100-year flood. Any area with our unique topography is prone to some weather-related issues. But in general, we’re content to […]

August Client Connect Offer: 10% off All Food Purchases at Medea’s

ENJOY 10% OFF ALL FOOD PURCHASES AT MEDEA’S REAL FOOD CAFE Keep it Real at Medea’s Real Food Cafe Medea’s Real Food Cafe is designed to put pleasure back into healthy eating. Medea’s is an organic food cafe that offers some of the best and healthiest food and drink the Asheville area has to offer. […]

July Client Connect Offer: 25% off a Pint of Soft-Serve Ice Cream

25% OFF A PINT OF SOFT-SERVE ICE CREAM AT FROSTBITE Get Bit at Frostbite Ice Cream! Last fall, two long-time friends, Jason Istvan and Caleb Autrey, started Frostbite Ice Cream to share their passion of all things sweet with others. Caleb’s delicious recipes showcase fresh, local ingredients, which is apparent in every smooth and creamy […]

River Arts District is a Commercial Real Estate Jewel

A rising jewel of the Southern Appalachian art scene is the River Arts District, a small but vibrant commercial section sandwiched between downtown and West Asheville. Decades ago, the River Arts District may well have been called the River Industrial District. The area sits low along the French Broad River and train line, which made […]

Live the Life You Choose: Farm-to-Table in Western North Carolina

We live such a full, vibrant life here in Western North Carolina and a big part of that is our accessibility to fresh, locally sourced food. With abundant resources for weekly tailgate markets, farmers markets, farms and restaurants, you will find delicious local food that suits your palate in the Asheville, Hendersonville, and Waynesville communities. […]

ASAP’s Farm Tour is just around the corner!

ASAP’s Farm Tour is just around the corner! September 22 and 23, 2012 1-6 PM Over this late September weekend, the gates and barns of WNC farms will open to the public – even those farms that don’t normally allow visitors. This self-guided driving tour is your chance to learn how food grows, taste farm-fresh treats, […]

Where the Action Is

Asheville recognized by the Wall Street Journal for its support of entrepreneurs in the craft brewing industry. By EMILY MALTBY Location matters. New industry hubs are drawing entrepreneurs and offering start-ups support and safety in a turbulent economy. It’s a lesson that’s all too easy to forget in a world driven by mobile devices, cloud […]

Waynesville’s last “Art After Dark”

The Waynesville Gallery Association presents “Art After Dark” 6 to 9 p.m. Friday. Santa will be making his rounds and making his list during the evening. Michael Pilgrim will be the musician on the street. Waynesville’s Art After Dark takes place the first Friday of each month, May through December. Enjoy a stroll through working […]