Latest Asheville, North Carolina Stories

2012-01-28 08:00:00

Babyboomers are changing funeral rituals. Personalization is key. While there are countless online companies that sell outsourced, mass-produced memorials, Shine On Brightly provides unique, personalized, hand-crafted cremation urns, cremation jewelry, memorial portraits, hand-bound guest register books, and memorial glass for people and pets. Asheville, NC (PRWEB) January 28, 2012 If you've attended a funeral recently, you may have noticed the changing trends in end-of-life rituals,...

2011-11-09 08:00:00

When the Collyer family moved to Asheville, NC, they encountered a community with no indoor play areas for young families. So they contracted with PLAYTIME to help create Mountain Play Lodge, a new family entertainment center that caters to both kids and parents. The most popular play elements in Mountain Play Lodge are the three replicas that PLAYTIME made of the Collyerâs Swiss Mountain Dog, Gabby. Englewood, CO (PRWEB) November 09, 2011 When the Collyer family moved to...

2011-09-17 07:00:00

City of Asheville NC takes the initiative to improve customer service for citizens with help of keynote speaker / customer service speaker Micah Solomon, holding upcoming customer service workshops with author and expert termed "The New Guru of Customer Service Excellence" by The Financial Post. Asheville, NC (PRWEB) September 17, 2011 Customer service speaker, customer loyalty consultant, and #1 bestselling business author Micah Solomon will share his techniques for building successful...

Word of the Day
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.