January/February 2014

January/February 2014

You can never foresee how the life you choose—or the one that chooses you—can ultimately impact someone in extraordinary ways.
Photographer Rob Amberg chronicles the raw beauty and complexities of everyday life in Madison County
Warm up this winter with five seasonal offerings from local chefs
Home Free Bagels uplifts the homeless
Toast a classic cocktail with a modern twist
County: Watauga, Population: 1,425
A UNC Asheville professor makes a historical find in an image from Gettysburg
Difficulty: Moderate, Round-Trip: 3.5 miles
One of the region’s oldest African-American communities delves into its past
George Peterson pounds, carves, and cuts salvaged wood and skateboard decks into modern art
Moms Mabley, the trailblazing Brevard-born comedienne, gets her due