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Grace Powers

City Editor, AVLtoday

Grace is based in Asheville, NC and started with AVLtoday in April 2023. Before joining 6AM City, she wrote for Music Daily and worked in digital marketing. In her free time, you’ll find Grace working on jigsaw puzzles, testing new recipes, or exploring the outdoors with her friends and family.

See college athletes at the 2024 Ingles Southern Conference Volleyball Championship at Harrah’s Cherokee Center and professional players at Highland Brewing Co.'s Pro Volleyball Weekend.
Make a plan to attend these three new festivals in the Asheville area this summer.
Let’s look into the history of the locations featured in postcards from Asheville Postcard Company.
With its three most recent solar panel projects, Appalachian Offsets is reducing 365 tons of carbon dioxide per year.
North Carolina is well represented on the world stage at the Paris 2024 Summer Olympics — here are some locals to watch.
The outdoor gear brand is letting you in on how its canvas tents and upcycled bags are made (and offering some deals) with the launch of the new Factory Fridays.
Find one-of-a-kind wares at one of locals’ favorite indie arts and crafts festivals.
We’re almost halfway through 2024 now (whoa), so we’re officially opening up the 2024 Picture of the Year contest.
From snacks to sneakers, Asheville’s business scene is truly inspired.
We asked you to help us spice up our social media feeds — now we’re returning the favor by sharing some unique picks.
According to Google, Ashevillians want to know where to fish — so we’re answering the queries with some local lakes and ponds where you can cast a line.
The NC music office will increase awareness of NC’s rich music history + current music scene and will be housed under the Department of Natural and Cultural Resources.
Make the most of summer without pulling out your wallet.
Co-owner of Bear’s Smokehouse Cheryl Antoncic started the Linked4Life Foundation in Connecticut — and now, it’s launching in Asheville.
A group of musicians are working to restore the chimes, with the city considering creating policy for original music to be played.
The chef and founder of Cúrate and La Bodega dished out her tips for crafting delicious Spanish small plates at your next celebration.
Two days, three stages, 40+ performances.
Take part in local celebrations from galas to plays.
Get ready for vegan burgers, nuggets, chili cheese fries, and shakes as the burger joint opens its third location in the Land of the Sky.
Danny Childs is hosting several events in Asheville where you can explore his award-winning book and his unique approach to the Slow Food Movement.
Check out these local restaurants that skip on gluten, but not on flavor.
Tune in to see the band’s journey and catch them at this year’s AVLFest.
Learn where the current phase of the $400 million expansion project stands and when the next phase is cleared for take off.
You donut want to miss out on these treats.
June is Pride month, and Asheville is showing out in style — here are 10 events celebrating the local LGBTQ+ community.
Invite your crew over to impress them with this delicious dish featured on the seasonal menu at Golden Hour.
Learn how you can experience the weekend of performances, panels, films, and workshops that explore the positive power of art.
This revelation comes as more information is learned about the extremely influential photographer, set to be the subject of a new biography and documentary.
Learn how our area influenced the band’s newest album, from where it was recorded to the history woven into the songwriting.
The music venue will have to vacate its space at the end of the 2024 season — here’s what you should know + how to help.