Consumers say they will spend an average of $1,047.83 this holiday season, up 4 percent from the $1,007.24 they said they would spend last year, according to the annual survey released by the National Retail Federation and Prosper Insights & Analytics.
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Col. Walter Joseph Marm Jr. earned the Medal of Honor – the nation’s highest and most prestigious personal military decoration – for the courage, integrity, and patriotism he displayed in the Vietnam War.
While frozen, a turkey is safe indefinitely. As soon as it begins to thaw, bacteria that may have been present before freezing will begin to grow again.
An all-local Thanksgiving dinner is a lofty goal, but probably impractical (and would almost certainly add some additional stress to the holiday).
The Martin Luther King, Jr. Unity Breakfast Committee is pleased to announce the 2020 celebration to be held on Monday, Jan. 20, at Blue Ridge Community College’s Technology Education & Development Center in the Blue Ridge Conference Hall.
Even if in your neck of the woods you are still enjoying warm sunny weather, you’ll benefit from preparing for winter weather.
Carl Sandburg Home will host a community storytelling slam on Carl Sandburg’s birthday, Monday, January 6, 2020.
The Hendersonville Symphony Orchestra has officially launched a search process for its next music director and conductor, who will lead the artistic future of the orchestra through its 50th anniversary and into the years ahead.
Beginning Dec. 1, North Carolina’s vehicle inspections requirement will exempt vehicles 20 years old from obtaining a yearly emissions test in the 22 counties which emissions testing is required.
Talented gingerbread artists coast-to-coast recently came together to showcase their intricate, tasty creations in celebration of the 27th year of the National Gingerbread House Competition, hosted at The Omni Grove Park Inn. The displays will remain open to the public through Jan. 4.
New Belgium Brewing is set to join Lion Little World Beverages, the global craft beer division of Australasian brewer Lion.
Congratulations to Hendersonville Lightning for being selected as Henderson County Chamber of Commerce’s small business of the second quarter of 2019!