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5 Tips to Choosing the Right Band for Your Wedding

Choosing the right band for your wedding spells half the stress of making sure the right music and songs are already laid out for your “big day”.  In spite of the rising popularity of DJs, many couples still opt to hire an actual band to serenade and entertain them on their wedding day.  This makes weddings a lucrative gig for these bands all throughout the year and which makes it not surprising to see a lot of live bands offering services in your area. It is easy to find a live band for your wedding, what’s challenging is to find a band that will perfectly suit your needs and preference. If you are clueless on how to find the right band for your wedding, you may follow these tips.   Start and Book Early   It is generally known fact that weddings require months of preparations and that includes booking your band. Bands for weddings are usually hired 10-18 months before the wedding that will give both parties ample time to prepare.  Start looking for the right band early so you will get a shot at those that are most in demand and are known to offer the best services. …

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Catawba Brewing 2018 Passport Program Starts Now

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Catawba Brewing is now pouring a Small Batch Russian Imperial Stout (8.0 percent ABV) at all four Catawba tasting rooms. Brewed in their 10-barrel Charlotte brewhouse, this traditional strong black ale is full-bodied and rich in flavor, with a silky smooth finish. Four specialty brewing grains produce notes of bitter chocolate and dark roast coffee, balanced with a hint of malty sweetness. Catawba plans to roll out a barrel-aged version of this beer at year end.

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Healthcare For All, Y’all (We’re Already Paying For It)

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Please join us for a forum on the health, economic and social aspects of providing healthcare to all in the US. Joel R. Segal, who, as the senior legislative aide to Rep. John Conyers, was one of the lead staffers on the Affordable Care Act and co-authored HR 676, also known as “Expanded and Improved Medicare For All.” January 14th, 2018 at Blue Ridge Community College

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Asheville Yoga Center Fundraises for Asheville on Bikes

Asheville Yoga Center is cycling into the New Year with Asheville on Bikes to help support eco-friendly transportation and bike safety in the community. Starting on January 1, there will be donation boxes in AYC’s studio and boutique locations for monetary contributions. On Thursday, January 25, 10% of drop-in and community-class sales will be donated to the charity along with a direct donation of $250.

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