Laura Hackett

Senior City Editor

Laura is based in Asheville, NC and has written for AVLtoday since March 2021. Before joining 6AM City, she wrote for Mountain Xpress and created content for the Asheville Area Chamber of Commerce (the 2019 National Chamber of the Year). In her free time, she loves exploring her city by bike, testing out new restaurants, and hanging out with her dog Iroh at the park.

They’re helping pilot a new public art program.
The city survey runs through April 30.
Becoming a new resident is easy with these tips.
Hit the road and head to the Triangle — we’re sharing all the details about what to do and eat, plus where to stay.
And the Asheville Tourists will sign a 20-year lease.
Our dancing shoes are on.
This local startup has really popped off.
We’re looking for Asheville’s favorite pizza place.
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