Archive for November 2012

LED Streetlights Coming to a Street Near You

The City of Asheville has moved into the third and final phase of the streetlight upgrade program in which traditional bulbs will be replaced by Read more »

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Green Opportunities – November 2012

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Race Relations in Wolfe’s Asheville

Thomas Wolfe’s depictions of small-town Southern life offer a lively and revealing sense of the bigoted attitudes prevalent in the early 1900s; his short story Read more »

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Election 2012 Isn’t Over in Arizona YET: 600,000 Ballots to Be Counted

According to  Mahwish Khan of “America’s Voice,”  Election 2012 isn’t quite over yet! In Arizona, there are still over 600,000 yet to be counted, and Read more »

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FEMA Continues to Support States Impacted by Sandy

More than $327 million in Individual Assistance Approved for Disaster Survivors WASHINGTON — At the direction of President Barack Obama, the Federal Emergency Management Agency Read more »

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Whooping Cough on the Rise: How to Protect Your Family

(SPM) Pertussis, also known as whooping cough, is a highly-contagious and vaccine-preventable disease that has made a startling comeback across the country. It is currently Read more »

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Easy Tips to Make Holiday Parties Healthier

  (SPM) Give guests a leg up on their New Year’s resolutions with these tasty, healthful tweaks to your favorite holiday dishes. Simple substitutions will Read more »

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