Dasha Morgan

Adapting continuously, Biltmore Village business steady

Little by little the stores and restaurants in Biltmore Village have found ways to comply with government regulations, keep safe from the COVID19 virus, and yet open up to customers. 

Rotary Club refurbishes Nature Play space at WNC Nature Center

The Rotary Club of Asheville and Asheville Rotaract joined forces during a volunteer workday in late July to refurbish one of the many Nature Playspaces at the WNC Nature Center at 75 Gashes Creek Road in Asheville.

Eye-Catching Lego® Exhibit at NC Arboretum

A larger than life series of unique nature sculptures, built out of Lego® brick blocks, has now opened at the North Carolina Arboretum.

Academic calendar set for UNC System includes in person classes

The university system of UNC has set its academic calendar.  Much to the joy of many, students will be allowed to have in-person classes this fall at campuses throughout the state.

Henderson County achieves status as an American Viticultural Area

Hendersonville’s wine region recently received federal designation as the Crest of the Blue Ridge American Viticultural Area, or AVA. Only regions with distinctive soil, climate and elevation — such as Napa Valley and Sonoma — earn this designation.

Intense fireworks showcase in Hendersonville on July 4th

Hendersonville refuses to let their highly successful 4th of July celebration totally fizzle due to COVID19.

Arts Council of Henderson County support their artists

With all the uncertainty surrounding this COVID 19 pandemic, the Henderson County Arts Council continues to make plans and support artists.

Public Parks Open Up Cautiously

Parks in Asheville and Hendersonville are open, including dog parks, outdoor courts, fields, boat accesses and fishing ponds. 

Griffin Awards of PSABC announced virtually

The Preservation Society of Asheville and Buncombe County announced their annual Griffin Awards virtually.