Archive for September 2007

Controlling Steep Slope Development

By Bill Moore “Steep slopes” are designated as those areas at or above 2,200 feet elevation above mean sea level and having an existing grade Read more »

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Economic Development Hosts Redevelopment Meeting for Citizens

  Members of the community filled out surveys and discussed the issues concerning the three sites slated for redevelopment. By Johnnie Grant On September 6th, Read more »

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Asheville Receives Grant for Weed & Seed Initiative

A grant award from the Department of Justice will extend the City of Asheville’s West Riverside Operation Weed & Seed (WROWS) initiative and allow residents, Read more »

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Community Concerns Overshadow Goombay Event

By Maya Carpenter The pride-filled 2007 Goombay festival was more than a cultural celebration for Asheville’s African American community. For some it’s a family reunion, Read more »

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Center for Creative Retirement Offers Free Computer Classes

Registration is now open for the free computer literacy classes for adults ages 50 and over. Funded through a grant from Smith Barney, the classes Read more »

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Building Bridges Offers Morning Session

Building Bridges is pleased to announce our newest program designed specifically for the Asheville Community leaders and business owners, Leaders Building Bridges. We realize that Read more »

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New View on Pisgah View

By Abigail Wendle “Historically, public housing has had a rather shady reputation with drugs and crime.” – Isaac Coleman Miaisha Wadsworth believes in “the will Read more »

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Educational Forum for Community & Student Activists

How to Exercise Your Right to Dissent: September 27, begining at 7:00 p.m. – UNCA Highsmith Center, Room 221 Professors Mark Gibney and Dwight Mullen, Read more »

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Un Foro Educativo para Activistas Estudiantiles y Comunitarios

Cómo Ejercer Tu Derecho a la Disensión: 27 de Septiembre de 2007, a las 7:00 p.m. — en el centro Highsmith de UNCA, Cuarto 221 Read more »

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The Beautiful Shiloh Community Garden

By Pat Hinkley One steamy August morning I found a beautiful community garden in the Shiloh neighborhood of Asheville. In it bean plants heavy with Read more »

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