WNC Staff

WNC Staff
UNC Asheville opens the first of two major makerspaces

Cristina Córdova’s larger than life paintings grace Penland’s grand new gallery

A solar-powered race car revs up at Appalachian State University

The scoop on WNC’s latest dining destinations

Chef Joyce Boston serves up a sizable menu of classic comfort foods with unique flourishes

Five local inventors who are changing the world, one innovation at a time

Sweeten the experience with a recipe for portable hand pies

The Local’s take on the perfect summer drink

The scoop on WNC’s latest dining destinations

Secretaries take the spotlight in 9 to 5 at Flat Rock Playhouse

Boone’s Appalachian Theatre is headed for a multipurpose artistic revival

Smart companions for your next cookout

The new Farm Heritage Trail highlights North Buncombe’s scenic working landscape

As the National Park system turns 100, test your knowledge of the six in WNC

Distance: 3.5 miles round-trip Difficulty: Easy

Catch iconic performers and innovative arts at Appalachian Summer Festival

The scoop on Western North Carolina’s big-screen debuts

Brevard Music Center’s 80th anniversary festival lures generations of musicians

While medicinal marijuana might be approved for the Cherokee, it won’t bring an all-access pass to puff

A new history deconstructs post-Civil War mountain politics

How one musician found community through harmony

After more than three decades in the business, Asheville native Warren Haynes rocks on at full tempo

As tourism continues to rise, local college students size up the economic impact

After another record-setting year, the Asheville Regional Airport adds two new direct destinations

A new app puts tours of WNC’s beautiful byways at your fingertips

For Page Ives Lemel, running a 100-year-old girls’ camp has always been a family affair

Enjoy sips and swirls at regional tasting events

Make it a date with these pairings that offer adventure followed by dinner with a view