Oct-Nov 2021

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Refined Retreat

Hidden within a labyrinth of seemingly random hallways, hidden staircases, and unexpected balconies lies a truly polished and luxurious boutique resort.

College Football Preview

Sports writer Brian Mull breaks down all you need to know about N.C.’s favorite teams

Casually Elegant

Cozy and fashionable fall favorites set the mood, while Old Edwards Club creates the stage for these autumn-inspired looks.

Sharp Dressed Man

With 36 years of business under its belt, TJ Bailey’s is a town staple

Restoring Native River Cane

Its cultural and ecological significance

Eluding Erosion

Landscape design solutions for the fall planting season

Crazy for Condiments

New owners find a welcome career change in Colonel Mustard’s of Highlands

Literacy Grows Communities

Acclaimed author Patti Callahan Henry to discuss “Once Upon a Wardrobe”

Event Calendar Fall 2021

Looking to fill your social calendar? We've got the rundown on what to do and explore.

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Glam By Nature

Glamping redefines camping- these designers redefine glamping

Terroir: A Winemaker’s Vision for a Regional Landscape

Part three in a three-part series exploring viticulture and wine

Cashiers Valley Smokehouse

The next chapter in Cashiers barbecue

VIP Pets

Rolling out the welcome mat for our four-legged friends

This Land Is Your Land; This Land Is My Land

Friends of Panthertown joins forces with local and national organizations to conserve and protect Panthertown Valley

Answering the Mountains’ Call

Highlands Biological Foundation’s executive director, Charlotte Muir

Highlands Food and Wine Festival

A celebration rich in food, flavor and fun


Community fund grants are vital for local nonprofits

Lucky Dog

Artist April Johnson is living her best life

Guardian of the Forest

Shadow of the bear at Big View Overlook

A Day in the Life of a Hero

Nonprofit community care

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