List of Upcoming Events: 2022 Armed Forces Celebration

Every year, the Huntsville/Madison County community plans a number of events for our Armed Forces Celebration. We encourage you to mark these dates on your calendar. Monday, June 27 at 8:00 a.m. - Proclamation Signing Ceremony at Huntsville/Madison County Veterans Memorial (200 Monroe Street NW, Huntsville, AL 35801)Leaders from Huntsville, Madison, Madison County, and Redstone … Continue reading List of Upcoming Events: 2022 Armed Forces Celebration

Huntsville’s Office of Community Development How You Can Help

By Frances AkridgeCity Council Representative District 2 I call our city’s Office of Community Development the office of Tough Love and Compassion: TL&C. The officers of Community Development are infamous for enforcing the city code for minimum building standards. These are some the violations to city code for minimum standards: peeling paint, rotting trim, junk … Continue reading Huntsville’s Office of Community Development How You Can Help

Kick off your Independence Day Celebration at Ditto Landing

Saturday June 25 from 6pm – 9pmFREE EVENT for the whole family By Hilary Gould Executive Director, CCYRand Brandi Quick Executive Director, Ditto Landing Ditto Landing’s Independence Day Celebration is Saturday June 25. Gates open at 5pm with live music beginning at 6pm and Star 99’s Fireworks Display at 9pm. This free admission event features all of … Continue reading Kick off your Independence Day Celebration at Ditto Landing

The Sound of Broadway

By Ron Roberts Ars Nova School of the Arts Fill in the blank. The hills are alive with: __________. If you thought “pollen” or “the sound of sneezing”, you wouldn’t be incorrect at this time of year. But try again and think: Julie Andrews.I’ll wager that 99% of you filled in the blank by singing … Continue reading The Sound of Broadway

Meet Tommy and Gleria Anderson

Tommy and Gleria are U.S. Army veterans with a long history of community service. Their blended family is scattered across the United States and they are proud of their accomplishments. Here is their story…. How did you get to Huntsville? Tommy- Gleria is a native of Hillsboro, AL and I’m a native of Ridgeland, Ms.  We … Continue reading Meet Tommy and Gleria Anderson

Meet Diana Dowdy Certified Nurse Midwife

By Dr.Anne Marie Reidy- Women 4 Women OBGYN As part of its mission to support women through all the stages of their lives, Women4Women OBGYN is excited to announce the hiring of Diana Dowdy, Certified Nurse Midwife.  Diana joins Tiffany Golub delivering babies at Huntsville Hospital and providing midwifery care to women in northern Alabama.  … Continue reading Meet Diana Dowdy Certified Nurse Midwife

Your Pet and Compounding Pharmacy

By Phillip Rigsby, Pharmacist, Owner Huntsville Compounding Pharmacy The old saying goes: “A healthy pet is a happy pet.”  Unfortunately, whoever said this has never tried to get a cat to take a pill.  Pets are just as unique as their human owners.  They come in different shapes, sizes, and weights.  They allergies and sensitivities, … Continue reading Your Pet and Compounding Pharmacy

Financial Tips For New Veterans

By Dale Kuehl, Financial Advisor On Veterans Day, we honor the men and women who have served in our armed forces. If you’ve recently separated or retired from the military, or you will be leaving soon, you can be proud of the service you’ve provided to your country. But once you’re a veteran, away from … Continue reading Financial Tips For New Veterans

Honor Our Vets by Honoring Our Flag

By Dr. Jennie RobinsonCity Council PresidentRepresentative District 3 We celebrate Veteran’s Day in November to honor those who defend our rights and our freedoms. My father served in the Army during WWII, the Korean conflict, and as an early advisor in Vietnam. When he passed away, my mother was presented with our country’s flag “on … Continue reading Honor Our Vets by Honoring Our Flag

Thoughts On Veterans Day From A Non-Veteran

"To me, Veterans Day is about freedom, reflection, and honoring those that make the sacrifice required to allow for my freedom."-- Chris Key, Huntsville Utilities Accounts Supervisor By COL (RET) John OlshefskiSenior VP of Customer CareHuntsville UtilitiesRecently, a friend and publisher of this awesome magazine – Bob Druckman, asked if I would share my thoughts … Continue reading Thoughts On Veterans Day From A Non-Veteran