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Oct
31

Lake Lure Veterans Day Program:

When: Monday, November 11, 2019 at 9:30 am Where: Rumbling Bald Resort – Buffalo Cemetery, 112 Mountains Blvd, Lake Lure, NC 28746 (Just passed Legend’s Restaurant on the left) Breakfast: A buffet breakfast will be served at Legends following the program. Veterans and their spouses, please…

Oct
31

Lions Club’s 7th annual Spaghetti Dinner

The Lake Lure Lions Club’s 7th Annual Spaghetti Dinner will be held on Saturday, November 2nd, 4 to 7 p.m. at Bill’s Creek Community Center. Adult tickets are $10, children 6 to 10 are $5 and children 5 and under are free.  The Lions…

Oct
31

Technically Speaking…Top Tech for the holidays

by Scott Baughman The yuletide is upon us once again and you’re likely scrambling about to figure out gifts for all those special people on your list. And what about that geek/nerd/fanboy that you’ve got to buy for? Never fear, Technically Speaking is…

Oct
31

Your Voice…Connectivity in the Gorge!

by Bob Keith From the Chamber of Commerce of Hickory Nut Gorge We all know the importance of staying connected in today’s fast moving and constantly changing world. Connectivity comes in many forms beyond face-to-face conversations; especially with all the amazing technological advancements. …

Oct
31

Lake Lure Flowering Bridge…The season of thankfulness and joy!

By Mitsi Chorak As we leave summer behind us and begin to prepare for the winter season, I am reminded of the hard work and dedication of our Lake Lure Flowering Bridge volunteers.  The gardens are reliant on volunteers who use their time,…

Oct
31

Built to Last…What color is your bedroom?

By David H. Wulff, AIA A few years ago I took a survey from a magazine that was supposed to give me the ideal color for my bedroom.  The result was “yellow”.  Where did that come from?  I don’t have a yellow room…

Oct
31

Real estate market watch…Keeping pace

by Julie McKinney As of September 30, data from CanopyMLS (formerly CarolinaMLS) shows a steady pace in the local real estate market compared with home sales in 2018.  Between January 1 and September 30, Lake Lure (zip code 28746) had 97 single-family homes…

Oct
31

2019 Lake Lure Christmas Walk

Saturday, December  7, 2019            House Tour is from 9:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.: Tickets $15/Person Luncheon at 12:00 – Lake House Restaurant (formerly Larkins): Tickets $20/Person Luncheon Ticket Deadline 11/29/19 – Seating is limited – Please Call for Tickets…

Oct
31

Good for the Soul…Grace extended

by Mary Reitano If a man be gracious and courteous to strangers, it shows he is a citizen of the world. (Francis Bacon) Grace is a concept that comes to the forefront during autumn holidays in the United States. Some families say grace…

Oct
31

Deborah’s Delights…Razzle Dazzle without the Frazzle

by Deborah Eisenhut Cranberries may be the quintessential holiday berry but they are also the most versatile winter fruit for recipes from starters to drinks. It isn’t any secret that berries in general and cranberries specifically, are great sources of cholesterol-fighting soluble fiber,…