Oct 2013
Laurie Lamb cooks up a homegrown potpie business in Marshall

Aug 2013
Forager Alan Muskat leads a group into the woods to harvest the ingredients of a wild dinner

Jul 2013
True. We're biased. But we can't imagine a better place than the mountains to meet your local farmer, become a food entrepreneur, nosh on artisan eats, and savor a pint (or three).

Mar 2013
Entrepreneur Joel Friedman builds community in Marshall

Jun 2012
Layers of texture and color beautify Deb Karash's vivid art jewelry

Dec 2011
Hide out from stress at one of these soothing retreats

Oct 2011
An opening unveils Alex Matisse's newest works straight from the kiln

Aug 2011
Enter the boundless world of an innovative artist

May 2011
The time is ripe for berry-plucking fun on the farm

Jan 2011

Dec 2009
A county torn apart during the Civil War still remembers the men killed at Shelton Laurel

Oct 2009
Move over, milk: Meet the raw, delicate, down-to-earth chèvre

Oct 2009
Be the top chef of this year’s holiday party with our foodies’ guide to local flavors

Jul 2009
With the help of his wife and daughter, Secret Agent 23 Skidoo is infiltrating the world of kid-hop.

Jun 2009
38 local artists you need to hear this summer.

Apr 2009
How Western North Carolina’s craft community became a $200 million force in our local economy

Mar 2009
Laurey Masterton creates a midweek feast with a bounty of ingredients fresh from the market

Mar 2009
Fox Hill Meadery brews a welcome break from hops and grapes