Avocado, Stuffed with Garbanzo Beans

This flavorful recipe delivers all the simple pleasures promised in a languid summer’s night.


Ask anyone who lives on the Plateau and they’ll eagerly tell you why all four seasons are glorious! Winter views, spring wildflowers, summer hikes and waterfalls, and autumn leaves. There is something here that speaks to the heart of the nature lover all year long. Wiinter activities take on a magical quality. Spring and summer months bring bounteous blooms. Apples, glowing leaves, and craft fairs are here during autumn. Search below for seasonal favorites.

Seasons Results

A Golfer Goes Gourmet
Published on
2016/08 - August
The secret to Brian Stiehler’s unstoppable forward momentum – an incomparable Homemade Pasta Sauce.  more
A Green Christmas
Published on
2016/11 - November
The Village Green’s Christmas on the Green Celebration, set for Friday, November 25, sets the pace for a season of community fun. There’ll be music, drink, treats, a glorious tree-lighting and a visit by Santa and Mrs. Claus.  more
A Hen House Goodbye
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2015/11 - November
Lloyd and Debra Wagner of The Hen House are retiring after 15 years, but they’ll still be a part of the community.  more
A High Time at Altitudes
Published on
2017/06 - June
Altitudes Restaurant, nestled upon Flat Mountain, enjoys a cherished spot on the Highlands culinary landscape. For reservations, call (828) 526-2121. For full menu, visit altitudesatskyline.com.  more
A High-Flying Job
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2016/07 - July
That sensation of soaring like an eagle relies upon a carefully trained staff at Highlands Aerial Park.  more
A Highlands Benchmark
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2015/05 - May
At the exclusive Duke Home, beauty lies in the breathtaking surroundings and the exquisite attention to detail.  more
A Highlands Skate of Mind!
Published on
2016/11 - November
The Ice Rink at Kelsey-Hutchinson Founders Park is unveiled in all its wintry glory this season.  more
A Hodgepodge of Happy At the Library
Published on
2017/07 - July
There’s nothing sleepy about Albert Carlton-Cashiers Community Library’s July calendar of events for everyone.  more
A Home for All Seasons
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2016/10 - October
This month’s Home of Distinction serves up the essentials of gracious living amidst a breathtaking setting.  more
A Huge Plate of Yum
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2017/05 - May
The Scaly Mountain Women’s Club is in full fundraising mode, to the benefit of everyone in the community, especially local scholars.  more