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2011-07-19 10:32:00

ASHEVILLE, N.C., July 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Twelve elite judges have now been selected for the 19th Annual National Gingerbread House Competition at The Grove Park Inn Resort & Spa. The popular holiday competition will take place at The Grove Park Inn Resort & Spa on Nov. 14th. Contestants from across the United States will compete for thousands of dollars in prizes and a chance to show their gingerbread house on ABC's Good Morning America. "The National Gingerbread House...

2011-07-15 00:00:35

Asheville, NC Web firm, Integritive, proves that a democratic workplace can exist and be profitable. WorldBlu adds Integritive to the 2011 List of Most Democratic Workplaces, along with notable companies like Hulu, Groupon, 1-800-GOT-JUNK, and WD-40. Asheville, NC (PRWEB) July 14, 2011 Can a truly democratic organization exist and make a profit? John Miles, CEO and Chief of What's Next at Integritive in Asheville,NC says "yes" and apparently, so says WorldBlu, an international company...

2011-07-14 09:09:00

ASHEVILLE, N.C., July 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Passion and artistry collide during this dream weekend for lovers of all things Celtic, and back by popular demand for 2012 are Celtic Superstars Gaelic Storm! The Grove Park Inn Resort & Spa invites guests to celebrate the Scots-Irish heritage of Western North Carolina with the finest in dance, literature, food, drink and music during Celtic Adventure Weekend, Feb. 3-5, 2012. With tickets for Gaelic Storm now on sale for an incredibly...

2011-07-05 13:21:00

ASHEVILLE, N.C., July 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Lovers of art, history and gardens will encounter a feast for the senses during the Tiffany at Biltmore exhibition, now open at Biltmore, George Vanderbilt's 8,000-acre mountain estate. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, go to: http://www.multivu.com/mnr/50782-tiffany-at-biltmore (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110705/MM29817 ) The exhibition of stained-glass lamps created by Louis Comfort Tiffany...

2011-07-01 14:36:00

SAN FRANCISCO, and ASHEVILLE, N.C., July 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Streetline, Inc.'s free smartphone app Parker(TM) is now live in Asheville, North Carolina - just in time for the holiday weekend. The new real-time smart parking app allows for hands-free guidance to parking spaces in the Grove Arcade area via the Parker app for iPhone and Android. Parker app icons note availability when there are more than four spaces (plenty of parking), more than two spaces (some parking), or less than...

2011-06-10 12:01:00

ASHEVILLE, N.C., June 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- When the Tiffany at Biltmore exhibition opens this summer at Biltmore -- George Vanderbilt's 8,000-acre estate -- lovers of art, antiques and gardens will encounter a feast for the senses. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110610/CL17928 ) The exhibition of 45 stained-glass lamps and eight photomurals will fill the Biltmore Legacy exhibition hall in the estate's Antler Hill Village. In addition to viewing the renowned lamps, guests...

2011-06-07 08:15:00

PHOENIX, June 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- To help address educational achievement and healthy development of children in our most distressed communities, nFocus Software is a sponsor of the 2011 Revitalization Neighborhood Conference, July 21-22 in Washington, D.C. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100510/LA02155LOGO) Presented by the United Neighborhood Centers of America (UNCA), the conference will focus on the White House Neighborhood Revitalization Initiative (NRI), including...

2011-05-07 00:00:29

A new computer repair company has opened in Sylva, NC, and promises the lowest prices in the region. Asheville, NC (PRWEB) May 06, 2011 With nationwide economic issues, consumers are getting tired of paying high prices for computer repair. Many repair shops charge as much as $200 for something as simple as the removal of a virus. Well, there is good news. A computer repair company in Sylva, NC is offering high quality computer repair at the fraction of the cost customers are used to...

2011-04-01 07:00:00

ATLANTA, April 1, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Atlanta foodies...start your taste buds! This April, Asheville is packing up its culinary and craft beer culture and heading to the big city. Foodtopia for the People will offer Atlantans chances to win more than 600 tasty prizes, including five culinary getaways to the mountains. Meet the Foodtopians Asheville will announce five grand prize vacation winners at the Meet the Foodtopians event on April 27--an evening of farm fresh delights...

2011-03-03 06:45:00

ASHEVILLE, N.C., March 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Spring in the Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina brings many wonderful music, art and food festivals - and most them are free! Here are the Top 20 Asheville Spring Events for 2011, selected by www.RomanticAsheville.com Travel Guide: Every Friday night: Drum Circle in downtown Asheville March 26-27: Orchid Show at NC Arboretum March 27: Asheville Idiotarod, inspired by the famous Alaskan Sled Dog Race but instead of dogs they use people...