Breakfast looks wildly different across the world — some cultures fill up on hearty fare, while others go lighter with the morning meal.
According to Tanya Blackford, Executive Director of Safelight, this grant will be used for a technology update across the organization.
Asheville-Buncombe County NAACP will join Forward Together Moral Movement supporters as well as coalition partners in Mark Meadow’s district to visit his Hendersonville office on February 27th to present a letter of demands and to request a public Town Hall.
Hendersonville Community Theatre is pleased to present the hilarious comedy The Foreigner, running through Mar. 5th in downtown Hendersonville at 229 South Washington Street.
The Fund for Haywood County, an affiliate of The Community Foundation of Western North Carolina (CFWNC), recently presented a check for $20,000 to The Community Kitchen to support building two classrooms.
Artist applications are available for the 58th annual Art on Main Fine Art and Fine Craft Festival in downtown Hendersonville, North Carolina.
The January Art League of Henderson County member show was to include the much anticipated Mini Challenge, along with the monthly regular member art exhibit. Unfortunately, the meeting had to be cancelled due to the snowy weather.
Hendersonville Police Department Investigating Sexual Assault on West Lake Drive, Offers Safety Tips to JoggersPosted on Thursday, February 23, 2017
The Hendersonville Police Department is currently investigating a reported and suspected sexual assault of a jogger that occurred on West Lake Drive between 3:00 am and 4:00 am the morning of Tuesday, February 21st.
NASA’s Spitzer Space Telescope has revealed the first known system of seven Earth-size planets around a single star.
In 1962, NASA chose a scenic location in Transylvania County, North Carolina, to establish the East Coast satellite tracking station during the infancy of the U.S. space program.
Starting a garden is a fun way to teach your kids about healthy fruits and vegetables and get some exercise as you work on a project together.
Coming up in April is kindergarten registration for children turning 5 on or before Aug. 31st, and Henderson County Public Schools is co-hosting the annual Kindergarten Readiness Rally on March 16th.
Nominations are being accepted for the 2017 North Carolina Award, the highest civilian honor bestowed by the state, now through April 15th.
There’s another reason to dust off those running shoes. Vigorous exercise may help prevent vision loss, according to a pair of studies from the U.S. Department of Energy’s Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory.
“The gang in River Bend find themselves dealing with aging parents and with a local nonprofit taking advantage of the elderly in the community,” local author Renee Kumor summarizes as she explains the plot in Old Debts.
Music and magic fill the air this summer at Brevard Music Center as Artistic Director Keith Lockhart marks his 10th anniversary of visionary leadership.
Corporate Aircraft Solutions recently announced the expansion of the Oasis Helicopter Tour operations into Asheville, NC. The tours are scheduled to open March 15th with the fixed base operations (FBO) at the Asheville Regional Airport.
How did you show your love this Valentine’s Day? Entrepreneurial students at Upward Elementary and Henderson County Early College donated proceeds from “candy grams” to school and community needs.
The Hendersonville Community Theatre’s 2017 season features five Main Stage productions and five Second Stage performances, all at their downtown 229 S Washington St. location.
Hendersonville Sister Cities (HSC) is inviting local students aged 13-18 to participate in a local art and writing contest as part of the organization’s participation in the international Young Artists & Authors Showcase (YAAS).
For centuries, literally, folks have been following The French Broad River into Madison County to hear the finest in traditional music.
The Transylvania Community Arts Council is currently hosting an open art exhibit with the theme “Folk Art.” The exhibit runs through February 28th at the TC Arts Council Gallery.
The Student Government Association at Brevard College recently took the opinions and desires of their peers to heart and led an effort to bring five ENOpod Hammock Stands to campus.
Girls on the Run of WNC is making its physical activity-based positive youth development programs more accessible for girls and families in Buncombe and Henderson counties by hosting three community teams.
Invasive species can take over your property quickly. Kudzu, wisteria, ivy, bamboo, and other vines and weeds can kill trees and are hard to eradicate.
The origins of Valentine’s Day are murky. We do know that the ancient Romans celebrated the feast of Lupercalia, a spring festival, on the 15th of February.
The Vagabonds say “ready, set, subscribe” for an exciting and jam-packed season line-up. Flat Rock Playhouse recently announced the highly anticipated 2017 season of twenty-five productions.
Brevard College and the Transylvania County Library Foundation will co-host the annual Looking Glass Rock Writers’ Conference May 18-21.
Consumers have bought more than 11 million internet-connected Vizio televisions since 2010. But according to a complaint filed by the FTC, consumers didn’t know that while they were watching their TVs, Vizio was tracking their activity.
Flat Rock Playhouse has been awarded a grant of $15,000 by the Perry N. Rudnick Endowment Fund of the Community Foundation of Henderson County.
By living a healthy lifestyle, you can help keep your blood pressure, cholesterol, and sugar normal and lower your risk for heart disease and heart attack.
A kindergarten class walked into a room full of snakes last week and what did they do? They ran around trying to see every reptile they could spot!
The cold weather makes it difficult to think about gardening, but there are a few things that you can do now to get your space ready for the spring.
February is American Heart Month and as a leading community-based organization committed to improving the nation’s health, the YMCA of Western North Carolina urges everyone to help prevent heart disease by lowering your blood pressure.
Classes of fifth graders in WNC and the Piedmont area will soon do something they haven’t done before. They’ll spend an entire instructional day outside, learning the state science curriculum through hands-on lessons taught by trained naturalists.
The students in the STEM Club at Glenn C. Marlow Elementary School will be prepared for the future of science, technology, engineering, and math – and will be able to stretch their bodies, as well as their minds.
Whether you live in Bangor, Maine, or Bakersfield, California, your home will be more comfortable and energy efficient with the right insulation. Insulation helps lower the cost of heating and cooling your home.
The Hendersonville Fire Department is nearing completion of a program that will assist firefighters in identifying fire hydrants and their flow rates during emergency incidents.
Can cloud seeding — dispersing particles into the air with the aim of increasing precipitation — increase snowfall?
Registration is open for the fourth annual Gear Grinder in the Green River Valley, featuring team and individual races for mountain bikers.
The Flat Rock-Hendersonville Chapter of PFLAG (Parents, Family and Friends of Lesbians and Gays) and the Blue Ridge Community College (BRCC) Educational Foundation announce a new BRCC scholarship, the PFLAG Equality Scholarship.
Set your sights on a fresh start this year with the 2017 Friends of the Smokies’ Classic Hike Series sponsored by Mission Health.
Apples, collards, herbs, peanuts, spinach, and sweet potatoes are currently in season in North Carolina.
If you’re looking to get in shape, a membership at a gym, fitness center, health spa, or sports club could be a good option.
Stumped by what to pack in your child’s lunchbox? Stop worrying and learn to love planning.
The weather has a habit of changing pretty quickly, especially during the winter season. Powerful winter storms driven by jet streams can bring copious amounts of snow and ice, along with blowing snow and whiteout conditions.
Winter storms and cold temperatures can be hazardous, but if you plan ahead, you can stay safe and healthy. Prepare your home and cars. Prepare for power outages and outdoor activity. Check on the older adults.
Mount Mitchell, part of North Carolina’s Black Mountain Range and the highest peak in the US east of the Rockies, is one of the more popular stops on the Blue Ridge Parkway.
Over the past few years, scientists across the country have been revolutionizing the future of fuel. Their work has achieved some significant milestones.
The Thomas Wolfe Memorial has announced their upcoming 2017 schedule of short story discussions. Many readers fall in love with Wolfe’s expansive view of American life, while others struggle with the enormousness of scale.