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Huntsville, AL: Most Popular Articles

These articles are the most popular over the last month.
Easter Sunday Brunch in Huntsville
After the Easter Egg hunt and early church service on Easter Sunday, there's still time to gather around the dinner table with your family. Some people like to take the hassle out of the holiday and let someone else do the cooking.
Huntsville Easter Egg Hunts
There's a lot of places to go to hunt for Easter eggs in Huntsville. Here's just a few for you and your child to check out.
Noritake China 101
Robin Brewer of Huntsville has written a book that makes identification of Noritake Dinnerware simple and easy. Learn how she got started on this incredible hobby and why she wrote a book about it.
Celebrating Holy Week in Huntsville
With over 100 churches in the Huntsville/Madison County area, there is a wide variety of opportunities to experience some unique and moving services during Holy Week. Some activities are just for fun, like the many Easter Egg Hunts for the kids. Some are social, like the many Easter Brunches to chose from after church on Sunday. Then there are the religious ceremonies and services that help people meditate and appreciate the true meaning of Easter.
Dog Days Flea Market - Ardmore
Dog Days Flea Market in Ardmore, Tennessee is opened Sunday and Monday and offers a variety of goods including hunting dogs for sale on Monday mornings.
April 2013 - Huntsville Events Calendar
A calendar of April 2013 activities, events, concerts, and theatre for Huntsville Alabama including boat show, and Huntsville Museum of Art exhibit.
Top 5 Most Romantic Restaurants in Huntsville
Here's my picks for the Top 5 Most Romantic Restaurants in Huntsville.
Snakes in Alabama
Finding a snake in Alabama can be a scary thing. Here's some tips for when you accidentally discover a snake when walking in the woods or hiking in the mountains around Huntsville. Fortunately, only four types of poisonous snakes live in Alabama and are described.
Harmony Park Safari - Wild Animal Preserve -...
Harmony Park Safari is a federally licensed nature preserve of free-ranging exotic & endangered animals. Remain in your car on a two-mile route to see zebras, zebus, antelope, buffalo, a camel, ostriches, pythons & crocodiles.
Driving Times & Distances From Huntsville AL
Huntsville is a pretty amazing town, I admit. But sometimes you might want to go outside the city limits to explore or have a special vacation. Below I've provided you with the driving distance and the driving times to some places only 25 miles away (Decatur) up to some vacation spots 12 hours away (Orlando).
I Love Being Southern
There are certain things that only Southerners know or appreciate about the South. Northerners can try to understand, but mostly, they don't even know WHAT they don't understand.
Top 10 Huntsville & North Alabama Tourist...
A list of ten tourist attractions in Huntsville and northern Alabama. Find out more about the U.S. Space & Rocket Center, Huntsville Botanical Garden, Unclaimed Baggage Center, Burritt on the Mountain, Cathedral Caverns, Ave Maria Grotto, Shrine of the Most Blessed Sacrament and many more great places to visit.
Shrine of the Most Blessed Sacrament
Just over an hour from Huntsville in Hanceville, Alabama near Cullman, you can witness a magnificent shrine with an unusual story. The Shrine of the Most Blessed Sacrament of Our Lady of the Angels Monastery is in the middle of
Wedding,Reception & Meeting Rooms
Whether it's your wedding, a special birthday or anniversary dinner or a monthly club meeting, finding the perfect place to host these events can be daunting. Here are a few suggestions for places in Huntsville that rent out their facilities.
Free Huntsville Attractions
People are alwways looking for ways to save money, but it doen't mean you can't have fun. Here are some free attraction in the Huntsville area.
Silk Tie Quilt
Ever wonder what to do with your husband’s out of fashion or spotted silk ties? Besides giving them to a charity or saving them until they are collectibles, that is. Here are several ideas for you to consider that are elegant and very eye catching.
Huntsville Nightlife - Bands, Concerts, Music
If you're looking for night time entertainment in Huntsville and would like to listen to live music from an assortment of bands and do a little dancing, here's your guide to what's going on in Huntsville.
Boaz Alabama Outlet Malls
One shopper tours the stores and companies located in the Boaz Outlet Mall located in Boaz, Alabama.
Panoply Arts Festival
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Unclaimed Baggage Center In Scottsboro, Alabama
Scottsboro, Alabama is home to the Unclaimed Baggage Center, where lost suitcase items from airplanes and freight end up and are sold to the public.
Promiment Huntsville Doctor Brutally Murdered...
In 1992, Dr. Jack Wilson, a prominent Huntsville doctor was found brutally murdered, apparently with a baseball bat that was found lying nearby.
Collinsville Flea Market
Open-air dealing and a step back in time makes Collinsville Flea Market one of the greatest real-life shopping experiences left. Find out what Southern rural life is and was all about at the Collinsville Trade Day every Saturday in Alabama.
Free Summer Activities
Summer can be hot and very, very long if you're bored. Here's some free activities you might want to try to keep the kids busy and your budget in good shape during the long extended vacation from school.
Noritake China Photos
Photos of Noritake China from Robin Brewer's collection.
Huntsville Summer Camps - Children's Activities
Summer is a time to relax and take it easy, get outdoors more and find a new schedule. It's also a time to try to keep the kids entertained! Here's some great camps that the kids will love while discovering new talents and skills and, maybe, learning something along the way.
Alabama Vineyards & Wineries
There are ten family operated wineries in Alabama producing a variety of wines. Alabama is known for its muscadine grapes, which have five times the antioxidants than other grapes, according to recent research.
Cathedral Caverns in Alabama
Cathedral Caverns near Grant, Alabama is now a state park and welcomes visitors every day of the year except Christmas and New Year's Day. Cathedral Caverns holds six world cave records and is an exceptional sight to see.
Bridge Street Stores & Restaurants
Bridge Street Town Centre is a 550,000 square foot retail lifestyle center with space for over 70 stores and restaurants, many of which are new to the North Alabama market. In addition to the shopping and restaurants, Bridge Street will also feature the 14 screen Monaco Pictures, 210 room Westin Hotel, 74 luxury Westin Huntsville Residences as well as 133,000 square feet of office space.
Huntsville Thrift Shops & Consignment Stores
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Historic Wedding Dresses
One of the highlights of the 2005 Historic Homes Tour was the fabulous display of Gay Money's private collection of vintage wedding gowns and other wedding related items such as bridesmaids' dresses and tourseau collection at the Weeden House Museum. An eleborate cake by designer Bob Johnson of Panache rounded out the wedding theme for the museum. This romantic display was a one day only exhibit. In case you missed it, I have the photos for you to view at your leisure.
Dating in Huntsville
Dating in Huntsville has become more difficult for some. Here you'll find resources for simplifying your dating choices and finding the person of your dreams in Huntsville.
Easter In Huntsville
Easter is a special time for most people in the Huntsville area. Here's a list of places to go to eat, have Easter Egg Hunts, and worship in church. Enjoy the whole experience with our Holy Week activities.
HOPE Place
HOPE Place is a safe, confidential shelter for adult and child victims of domestic violence. HOPE Place is a program of Crisis Services of North Alabama.
Burritt on the Mountain Photos
Burritt on the Mountain features the Burritt Mansion, restored 19th Century log structures in its living history site, a rural church, a multipurpose building with a classroom, large meeting room, Museum Store and administrative offices, eight miles of nature trails, five acres of picnic areas, and heirloom gardens which supply produce for cooking demonstrations.
May 2013 - Huntsville Events Calendar
A calendar of May 2013 activities, events, concerts, and theatre for Huntsville Alabama including boat show, and Huntsville Museum of Art exhibit.
Wisteria - A Southern Beauty
Images of romantic, hazy, lazy days of the South just aren't complete without wisteria, the most gorgeous vine dripping from porches, trees and fences. Even Claude Monet loved the plant and made it the subject of one of his paintings.
Children's Birthday Parties
One of the most important things about being a parent is making sure your child feels special on their birthday. Most parents opt for giving a party and letting their child invite their friends to join them at a location outside their home. Here's some choices around Huntsville that you might want to look into.
Miss Mary Bobo's Boarding House
Miss Mary Bobo's Boarding House is one of the main attractions in Lynchburg. Everyone enjoys eating at Miss Mary Bobo's Boarding House in Lynchburg, Tennessee where every meal includes at least one recipe featuring the local product, Jack Daniel's Whiskey.
Cast Iron Cookware Factory
Information on how to get burnt-on food off cast iron cookware. Lodge Manufacturing in South Pittsburg, Tennessee is the only company in the United States that is dedicated to solely manufacturing and producing cast iron cookware. For over 100 years, Lodge Manufacturing has produced the most extensive line of quality cast iron on the market. Page 30.
Jack Daniel's Legacy
Lynchburg is famous for whiskey...Jack Daniel Whiskey. But who was this little man? And how did he come to make the finest whiskey in the world? In the rolling hills of Moore County, Tennessee, you will find The Jack Daniel's Distillery. It has been in existence for over 125 years.
Inside Look at Shrine of the Most Blessed...
Inside Look at Mother Angelica's Shrine of the Most Blessed Sacrament.
Second Unclaimed Baggage Store in Boaz
One of my favorite places to go shopping for treasure is the Unclaimed Baggage Center in Scottsboro. In fact, when I have out-of-town guests, I almost always end up taking them to Scottsboro and let them loose to explore to their hearts' content. Recently, I set out in a different direction to see for myself the second store that Unclaimed Baggage has opened in Boaz, Alabama in October, 2004.
Faberge Eggs: A Retrospective Encyclopedia
Faberge Eggs--A Retrospective Encyclopedia is a well-researched book filled with pictures, facts, background notes and the story of the Easter eggs.
Dog Days Flea Market Photos --Ardmore TN
Photos from Dog Days Flea Market in Ardmore, Tennessee.
Photos of U.S. Space & Rocket Center & Space Camp
The U.S. Space & Rocket Center, formerly the Alabama Space & Rocket Center, opened in March of 1970. It was the brainchild of Dr. Wernher von Braun, the father of the space program. Von Braun said that this country needs a space camp to introduce youngsters to the disciplines of space travel and rocketry at an early age.
Movie Review "Constellation"
Jordan Walker- Pearlman's "Constellation" follows the lives and loves of an African-American family in
How to Reduce Spay or Neutering Cost For Your Pet
Pets are a very important part of American homes. I recently contacted Mary J. Ultz, Humane Educator for the City of Huntsville for information about the important issue of spayed and neutering pets. She told me about two programs that can help certain individuals with the financial responsibility of taking responsible care of your pets.
Hundred Oaks Castle in Winchester Tennessee
Hundred Oaks Castle is a short 55-minute drive from Huntsville to Winchester, Tennessee and provides a glimpse of a majestic castle--complete with towers, a carriage house, a great hall, underground tunnels, and beautiful gardens. In fact, one garden designed by the famous garden designer, Rosemary Verey of England, is presently under construction. Hundred Oaks is one of thirteen historic castles in America and is listed in the Smithsonian Guide to Historic America.
Limestone Flea Market is Alabama's Largest...
Limestone Flea Market is Alabama's Largest Indoor Flea Market and is near Huntsville, Alabama.
Betty Wilson -- My Story - Part 1
Betty Wilson tells her side of the story of the 1992 murder of her husband to Old Huntsville's editor Tom Carney.
Taylor Hicks on American Idol
Taylor Hicks came to national attention as the gray-haired blues singer on American Idol 5. Taylor Hicks from Birmingham, Alabama has not only his grandmother and Soul Patrol fans, but judge Simon Cowell singing his praises. Taylor Hicks is the third person from Alabama to make the finals on American Idol: Ruben Studdard and Bo Bice were also from Alabama.
Mountains in Huntsville Alabama
Information about all the mountains that surround Huntsville Alabama. Geologically speaking, Huntsville is located on the Cumberland Plateau of the Appalachian Mountains. Find out which mountains are the tallest and where they are located.
Alabama Fresh Produce
If you are looking for fresh fruit and vegetables during this wonderful growing season in Alabama, then you might find what you're looking for in the list below.
Cat of the Week: Kittens, Kittens, Kittens!
This week Huntsville Animal Services is featuring "kittens, kittens, kittens" as their "Cat" of the Week.
Celebrating Mother's Day in Huntsville
Make Mother's Day special for the mother in your life, whether it's your mother, mother-in-law or wife. Here's some special ideas for Mother's Day in Huntsville.
Volunteer Opportunities
Volunteering has become a meaningful activity for all ages -- adolescents, adults within the work force, and retirees. Research has proven the positive rewards of doing for others and finding meaning in activities. Here's some volunteer opportunities for Huntsville/Madison County.
Unclaimed Baggage Center in Scottsboro Alabama
Scottsboro, Alabama is home to the Unclaimed Baggage Center, where lost items from airplanes and freight end up.
Places to Meet Singles in Huntsville
Dating in Huntsville has become more difficult for some. Here you'll find resources for simplifying your dating choices and finding the person of your dreams in Huntsville. Page 3.
Thift Stores
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The Shrine of the Most Blessed Sacrament
The architecture is 13th Century. Mother Angelica wanted the marble, gold, and cedar for the temple that God commanded David to build him in the Bible. The ceramic tile came from South America, the stones from Canada, and the bronze from Madrid, Spain. The floors, columns, and pillars are made of marble. Page 2.
Dog Adoptions - Jack Russell Terrier Mix...
This week Huntsville Animal Services is featuring "Cinderella" as their Dog of the Week. Cinderella is
Kids Eat Free...
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Alabama Child Sex Offenders & Their...
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Upcoming VBC Events
A local of the popular concerts & recording artists, theatre and shows that come to Huntsville, perform at the Von Braun Center in downtown Huntsville. If you're looking for a special event for a special occasion, here's what's coming up at the Von Braun Center.
Antique Shops in the Huntsville Area
One of the favorite pastimes and hobbies of people all over the country is antiquing. Here's a list of some of the antique shops around the Huntsville and Madison area that are a storehouse of old treasures waiting to be discovered.
Helen Keller Birthplace - Tuscumbia Alabama
Ivy Green is the birthplace of Helen Keller, known around the world for her courage in overcoming deafness and blindness. Helen Keller is known and loved for the courage she demonstrated to overcome being blind and deaf during her lifetime. She grew up to become of one the most famous people from Alabama.
Tour of Old Town
The Old Town Historic District of Huntsville, Alabama has been a residential area since the 1820’s. Leroy Pope, John Brahan and Samuel Adams were the original developers of the area. When Huntsville (original name Twickenham) was founded in 1805, Leroy Pope named the city after an English town, the hereditary home of his family.
Movies in Huntsville - Decatur - Athens
If you're heading out with friends to see a good movie, here's a listing of showtimes and what's available in Huntsville, Decatur and Athens, Alabama.
Harris Lee Parcus--The Godfather of North Alabama
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Huntsville Blossoms During Early Spring
Springtime comes early to Huntsville. Usually by the first or second week, there are signs of spring all around us with cherry blossoms, bradford pear trees, peach trees and dogwoods blooming, one tree more gorgeous than the last.
EarlyWorks Children's Museum
EarlyWorks Children's Museum is the largest hands-on history museum in the South. Some of the fun activities include: Hearing stories from the talking tree, playing a tune on the giant-sized instruments at the Alabama bandstand and trying your hand at building a house in the interactive architecture exhibit. You can also walk the gangplank and explore a 46-foot keelboat, stroll through Alabama's agricultural and industrial history and try on 1800's clothing in the Federal house.
The Mystery of John Hunt
The Mystery of John Hunt By Tom Carney, Editor "Old Huntsville" For well over a hundred years, John Hunt,
Bridge Street Stores
Bridge Street Town Centre is a 550,000 square foot retail lifestyle center with space for over 70 stores and restaurants, many of which are new to the North Alabama market. In addition to the shopping and restaurants, Bridge Street will also feature the 14 screen Monaco Pictures, 210 room Westin Hotel, 74 luxury Westin Huntsville Residences as well as 133,000 square feet of office space. Page 2.
Collinsville Flea Market Photos
Photos from Collinsville Flea Market in Collinsville, Alabama.
Old Huntsville Photo Album
Photos from the past of Huntsville including rare photos of the Civil War era up to when Huntsville became the space capital of the universe. Black and white photos of people, places, and events from public records and private collections.
Clay House Museum Features Noritake Dinnerware
Madison, Alabama's Clay House Museum features Noritake dinnerware exclusively and offers special teas on occasion.
Point Mallard Aquatic Center
Point Mallard Aquatic Center in Decatur, Alabama features the first wave pool in America. It opened August 9, 1970 with attendance at the waterpark of 500. The 2007 opening day attendance was 2,068.
The FBI Files of Wernher von Braun
The FBI Files of Werhner Von Braun--Part 9 By Tom Carney Reprinted with permission of Old Huntsville
Touring Southern Living Magazine
Southern Living Magazine is the favorite magazine of Southern women and comes monthly to mailboxes, wrapped in plastic with slick pages and beautiful photographs showcasing dream houses, fabulous Southern recipes, and breathtaking gardens.
Old MacDonald's Petting Zoo
Old MacDonald's Petting Zoo is located 25 miles east of Huntsville in Woodville, Alabama and features animals, a picnic area, playground and gift shop.
Walls of Jericho
The Walls of Jericho is made up of 21,453 acres straddling the Tennessee-Alabama border used for preservation as a wilderness and recreation area. The Ranger informed us that the hike down and back would take close to six hours.
Boaz Outlet Mall
Just 50 miles southeast of Huntsville is a Shopper's Paradise in Boaz, Alabama. There you will find 5 Outlet Malls, back to back, featuring over 100 different stores and most within walking distance of each other. Named after a Biblical character in the Book of Ruth, Boaz is a small town of 7,000 nestled in the foothills of the Appalachians on the plateau of Sand Mountain. Boaz is proud to combine it's friendly hometown atmosphere with the serious business of shopping.
Menus for Huntsville Restaurants
Some of the most popular restaurants in Huntsville have online menus. Here's the menus, restaurant reviews and the Madison County Health Department ratings for the restaurants.
Sci-Quest Hands On Science Center - Huntsville AL
Sci-Quest in Huntsville is a hands-on science center with more than 125 permanent, interactive exhibits in seven different subject areas. Sci-Quest encourages children to experience an exploration of the sciences through a range of educational exhibits and programs.
Mooresville: A Town of Charm & History In Alabama
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Dogwoods on Garth Road in SE Huntsville
Pink and white dogwoods decorate the streets of Huntsville Alabama in the early spring.'
Watercress Review
Watercress opened in Huntsville the end of September 2010. It is located at 515 Fountain Row in the same
Huntsville Health & Fitness Centers
Alabama's rate of obseity is increasing faster than any other state. That's one reason why we all need to get up off the couch and start a serious exercise program. Here is a sampling of some of the various services offered at health & fitness centers in the Huntsville area. Page 2.
Maple Hill Cemetery
Maple Hill Cemetery is the oldest and largest cemetery in Alabama with a fascinating story to tell about the history of Huntsville. There are between 80,000 to 100,000 burials in the cemetery with about 350 to 400 new graves each year. The hand-carved monuments by prominent artists, the unusual artwork, the magnificent statutes, the dogwoods and maple trees, and the interesting stories that the headstones tell all combine to make the cemetery a must-see for anyone in north Alabama.
How To Survive Spring Allergies
About 20% of the US population or 35 million people suffer from hay fever or allergic rhinitis. Shashi A. M. Kumar, M.D. shares how you can live more comfortably during allergy season.
Making a Quilt Using Men's Ties
Ever wonder what to do with your husband's out of fashion or spotted silk ties? Besides giving them to a charity or saving them until they are collectibles, that is. Here are several ideas for you to consider that are elegant and very eye catching.
Dogwoods Pretty in Pink and White
Pink and white dogwoods decorate the streets of Huntsville Alabama in the early spring.'
Day Trip: Hundred Oaks Castle
"Hundred Oaks is one of thirteen historic castles in America and is listed in the Smithsonian Guide to Historic America. And, more importantly, Hundred Oaks Castle has ties to Huntsville, Alabama."
Madison County Restaurant Health Ratings -...
See which restaurants in Huntsville and the rest of Madison County in Alabama did the best and the worst on their health inspections for the week ending May 20, 2011.
Famous Alabamian: Condoleezza Rice
Condoleezza Rice is without a doubt one of the most impressive women to come out of Alabama (I'm thinking Helen Keller would be the other one). How did she get to where she is now in American politics?
Cookbook Review: Cook With Nancy--Plain or Fancy
This cookbook is not only filled with great, often original recipes gleaned over the years as Holliman cooked for her family and friends, but she also shares cooking hints, tips and the history of some of her favorite or unusual recipes.
Everything You Always Wanted to Know About...
The Greyhound Group of Alabama is a new adoption group in the Huntsville area. Lynn Radar shares information about the greyhound with us so you'll know everything before you adopt.
June 2013 - Huntsville Events Calendar
A calendar of June 2013 activities, events, concerts, and theatre for Huntsville Alabama including boat show, and Huntsville Museum of Art exhibit.
The Historic Lowry House in Huntsville
The Historic Lowry House in Huntsville was placed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2001. In June 2006 it was restored and reopened for weddings, receptions and meetings.
Walking Thru Historic Huntsville
A pictorial tour of historic Huntsville includes a walking tour guide as well. Some of the older and more interesting architectural houses in the Huntsville area are highlighted.
Madison County Alabama Health Department Ratings
Index for weekly results of inspection from the Huntsville Madison County Health Department in Alabama for restaurants, schools, daycare, hotels and other eating places in North Alabama.
Huntsville Pictures of the Week Index
Index of hundreds of pictures showing life in Huntsville, Alabama including people, places, animals, Southern life, nature, patriotic events and symbols.
In the Beginning: US Space & Rocket Center
Space Camp in Huntsville, Alabama was a joint project. On land that was once a giant cotton field owned by the US Army, with equipment from NASA, and the inspirational insight of Dr. Wernher von Braun, the US Space & Rocket Center, was created. Learn the rest of this amazing story of the U.S. Space & Rocket Center and Space Camp.
Inside Look at Cathedral Caverns
Inside look at Cathedral Caverns in Grant, Alabama. These caves hold six world records.
Frank & Jesse James's Last Ride
Ask anyone who’s grown up in Huntsville and they’ll be able to tell you all about the time that Jesse James and his gang staged a daring robbery on the First National Bank downtown and, upon being cornered, spurred his horse off the bluff and into the Big Spring, galloping away to freedom and into local legend.
The Yurt Garden
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Mother Angelica
The woman behind this shrine of gold, marble and cedar is Mother Angelica, founder of the EWTN Global Catholic Network. Find out how she came to be a nun and what brought her to Hanceville, Alabama. Page 3.
Muscle Shoals Music CityFest
The third annual Muscle Shoals Music CityFest will take place October 8th and 9th on the grounds of the Muscle Shoals City Hall at 201 0 E. Avalon Avenue.
Huntsville Botanical Garden Photos
Huntsville Botanical Garden is located at 4747 Bob Wallace Avenue in Huntsville. Here's a sampling of photos highlighting different seasons and themes at Huntsville Botanical Garden.
One Man's Thoughts on Dating in Huntsville
Dating in Huntsville has become more difficult for some. Here you'll find resources for simplifying your dating choices and finding the person of your dreams in Huntsville. Page 2.
Builders Square Flea Market - Huntsville
Builders Square Flea Market is 100,000 square feet of antiques, collectibles, knives, rugs, handbags, clothes, cosmetics, furniture, electronics, linens and other surprises and treasures. With over 100 wholesalers, craftsmen, antique dealers, flea market vendors and other seller, this makes for a wide assortment of inventory for the flea market bargain hunter to pursue under one roof.
Vonetta Flowers (Bobsledding)
Vonetta Flowers was the first black athlete from any country to ever win an Olympic Winter Games gold medal. With her team mate Jill Bakken, Vonetta Flowers won a Winter Olympics gold medal in women's bobsled in 2002.
Alabama Black History
Alabama is rich with Black History and the contributions that African Americans have made to our state and our country. Since 1976, Black History Month has been observed in the month of February in the United States. Other countries around the world, including Canada and the United Kingdom, also devote a month to celebrating black history.
Davidson Center for Space Exploration
The Davidson Center for Space Exploration opened in January 31, 2008 at the US Space & Rocket Center here in Huntsville. The purpose of the Davidson Center is to house one of the world's three remaining Saturn V rockets (one is at Kennedy Space Center in Florida and the other one is at Johnson Space Center in Houston), provide a museum visitors entrance, tram system, 350-seat theater/auditorium and full-service commercial kitchen.
Bridge Street Town Centre Map - Bridge Street...
Get directions and see a clickable map to Bridge Street Town Centre. Bridge Street is located in Cummings Research Park in Huntsville, Alabama.
Memorial Day
Huntsville and north Alabama has some special events and traditions associated with the Memorial Day holiday weekend. Hot Air Balloon rallies, picnics, flea markets, concerts and fireworks are just a few of the things you can enjoy in the Huntsville area.
Fountain of Youth Medical Spa - Huntsville
Fountain of Youth is a Medical Spa in Huntsville specializing in nonsurgical procedures to help maintain or restore youthful looks. Recently, I underwent a new procedure called ionithermie detox.
The Wonders of the Howard Weeden Museum
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Blue MedSpa
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Quilt Making Using Men's Ties
Make a beautiful silk quilt using outdated and old men's ties. Find a use for all those silk ties from loved ones, rummage sales or the Goodwill Store.
National Cornbread Festival
The National Cornbread Festival is usually held the last full weekend of April, but because of Easter, the festival was moved in 2011. Renowned camp cook, Johnny Nix will be conducting cooking demonstrations April 30 & May 1st on the 2nd Street Cook-Off area. Nix will also demonstrate use & care instructions for Lodge Cast Iron Cookware nad give instructions on cooking with charcoal and wood.
Heavenly Spa By Westin in Bridge Street
Bridge Street's Heavenly Spa in Huntsville is a luxurious sanctuary for pampering your every whim. Enjoy a variety of massages, facials, body wraps, manicures & pedicures and day spa packages.
Ave Maria Grotto by Brother Joseph Zoetti in...
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Huntsville Alabama Historic Homes
A virtual tour of historic homes in Huntsville Alabama with pictures from all three historic districts: Twickenham, Old Towne and Five Points.
SilverWolf Horse Sanctuary
The Silverwolf Horse and Pack Animal Sanctuary is a non-profit organization that rescues and houses abused and neglected horses. The sanctuary is a division of the Cherokee River Indian Community in Bankhead National Forest near Moulton, Alabama.
The Confession of James Dennison White
On June 1, 1994, after spending two years behind bars, James White gave the following sworn statement about his involvement in the murder of Dr. Wilson. He later took the Fifth Amendment when questioned about it in court.
Hundred Oaks Castle Today
An update of Hundred Oaks Castle in Winchester Tennessee. Today the castle is open to the public and donations are accepted as a memorial to the Bramlett's son. Page 2.
A Weeden House Wedding
The historic Weeden House Museum makes a perfect setting for a romantic, indoor or outdoor, wedding.
Huntsville Art Galleries
Huntsville is teeming with gifted artists and patrons of the arts. Here's a list of art galleries, museums and exhibits currently being offered.
Alabama Festivals
There are a variety of annual festivals and special events held in north Alabama each year. Here's a list of where they are and when they are.
Meeting People for a Date During Lunch
Dating in Huntsville has become more difficult for some. Here you'll find resources for simplifying your dating choices and finding the person of your dreams in Huntsville. Page 4.
Huntsville AL - Past issues of articles written...
Previous issues of weekly articles about topics of interest to Huntsville, featuring restaurant reviews, play critiques, museum showings, stories about famous people, day trips, and events in Huntsville.
Halloween in Huntsville
There are plenty of places to go to enjoy fall activities and halloween fun in the North Alabama area. Here's a sampling of things to do--some with the whole family and some just for adults.
High Falls Park in DeKalb County is Surprise of...
High Falls Park in DeKalb County has been called a surprise of nature and Alabama's best kept secret.
Tallulah's Mediterranean Fare Huntsville...
Review of Tallulah's Mediterranean Fare for dining and eating places in the Huntsville, Alabama area..
History of Southern Living Magazine
Southern Living Magazine is the favorite magazine of Southern women and comes monthly to mailboxes, wrapped in plastic with slick pages and beautiful photographs showcasing dream houses, fabulous Southern recipes, and breathtaking gardens. Page 2.
Walking Thru Historic Huntsville--Part 2
The Weeden House Museum is the home of well known artist and poet, Maria Howard Weeden. This federal style house is one of the oldest in Huntsville. Page 2.
Places With Wi-Fi Internet Access in the...
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Tigers For Tomorrow
Tigers For Tomorrow in Attalla in Dekalb County, Alabama is an exotic animal rescue. They travel around and rescue animals from carnivals, private owners, and canned hunts, then bring them to the preserve to live out their days in large enclosures where they're very well-treated.
Chocolate Stores
Chocolate is always a good idea when it comes to gift giving. For those who love chocolate, there just never seems to be enough chocolate in the world. Here's where you can find a variety of kinds and types of chocolate, from the fanciful to the big chunks of dark goodness.
Huntsville Car Clubs
Huntsville Car Clubs and car shows are very popular in North Alabama. No matter what type or model of car you fancy, there's a car club or show just for you. Car enthusists are an active group. Most clubs don't require that you own a certain brand of car, only that you're enthusiastic about it. Here's what North Alabama has to offer in car clubs.
History & Benefits of Massage Therapy
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Toastmasters: The Ultimate Personal Challenge
The fear of public speaking is the #1 fear for most people. Some people are tackling this problem by meeting regularly with a group of people and learning how to make and practicing giving speeches.
How To Register to Vote
Register to vote in Huntsville, Alabama. One of the privileges of living in a democratic society is the right to vote. Make your voice heard.
Profile on Erin Dacy
Little known facts about Anchorwoman Erin Dacy and her decade of bringing the news to North Alabama on WAAY-Channel 31 in Huntsville.
Whistle Stop Festival & Rocket City BBQ
Whistle Stop Festival & Rocket City BBQ in Huntsville is held in May every year. The festival is for amateurs and professionals alike. Whether you enter the competition or just like to enjoy barbecue, you'll enjoy the smells and atmosphere at this event.
Wisteria
Images of romantic, hazy, lazy days of the South just aren't complete without wisteria, the most gorgeous vine dripping from porches, trees and fences. Even Claude Monet loved the plant and made it the subject of one of his paintings. Page 2.
Botanical Garden is Paradise in Huntsville
Botanical Garden Is Paradise in Huntsville A wealth of native flowers, plants, trees, water, and butterflies
Monaco Pictures Photos
Monaco Pictures in Huntsville is an upscale 14 Screen Cinema with luxury reserved leather seating, Scene restaurant and the Prive Lounge. Enjoy your favorite movies in an exciting and refreshingly new atmosphere.

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