BC NEWS LIST
Where does the County's money, including your tax dollars go? Read on to find out.
Give your cut holiday tree another life by recycling it.
USB drives are popular for storing and transporting data, but some of the characteristics that make them convenient also introduce security risks.
A spur of the moment decision to buy a pet for your child for Christmas will affect you for many years to come.
If you are heating with wood to try to save money on the cost of heating your home, keep in mind that there are some safety precautions that need to be followed.
The holiday season is in full swing and you probably feel as if youíre being pulled in a hundred different directions as you rush to get everything done. When stress kicks in, itís easy to let healthy habits fall by the wayside.
Can you give a dog a home? Maybe a cat? How about a kitten? These animals need your help.
Congratulations to Samantha Trimble of Enka for her Candy Cane Fudge recipe!
Did You Know?
Help Out the Asheville Humane Society
Help a homeless pet - there are some goods that the Asheville Humane Society is always looking for:
The Humane Society also occasionally receives donations of office equipment; these are wonderful! If we don't need a specific donation, we may be able to help you find a local animal group that can use it. If you donate goods to us that have cash value, your donation may be tax-deductible.
Buncombe County Government Offices will be closed on December 24, 25, 26 for the Christmas holiday, and January 1 for New Year's.
Buncombe County Public Libraries will be closed:
The Landfill & Transfer Station will be closed:
Household Hazardous Waste Day and Electronics Recycling at the Buncombe County Landfill will be closed:
You've been a victim of spam. How do you report it?
Should you receive an email that you think may be fraudulent, forward it to the FTC at firstname.lastname@example.org and to the abuse desk of the sender's ISP.
Also, if the email appears to be impersonating a bank or other company or organization, forward the message to the actual organization.
Have you seen any of the FBI's Most Wanted Fugitives?
The FBI is offering rewards for information leading to the apprehension of the Most Wanted Fugitives. Check each fugitive page for the specific amount of award.
12 Ways in 12 Days to Prepare for Emergencies
Take the last 12 days of 2008 to make sure you have these 12 items in your home: