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Galaxy of Lights
Galaxy of Lights is the Huntsville Botanical Garden's magnificent mile-long holiday light extravaganza featuring larger-than-life animated light displays.
Santa's Village in Huntsville
The people at EarlyWorks Children's Museum and Constitution Village have created Santa's Village for young and old alike to enjoy.
Cat of the Week: Kittens, Kittens, Kittens!
This week Huntsville Animal Services is featuring "kittens, kittens, kittens" as their "Cat" of the Week.
Send your Christmas letter to Santa Claus!!
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Christmas in Huntsville
December is always a special time of year with all the Christmas and holiday events in Huntsville. December 8, 1999 was the first day that About Huntsville went live on the internet. Over the years, I've collected these articles and photos about celebrating the holidays in Huntsville.
Eating Out Christmas Day
There are a lot of reasons you might want to go out for your Christmas Day meal. That is the one day of the year that almost every restaurant and store is closed. I researched the problem and came up with these options for you.
Where Does All the Lost Luggage Go?
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.
New Year's Eve Parties & Celebrations
It is time to say goodbye to 2011 and hello to a brand new year in 2012. I hope you have all your goals and resolutions made for the coming year. If you'd like to go out on the town to celebrate New Year's Eve, here are some places you might want to check out. Be sure and make your reservations early, though, because space is limited in most of these facilities.
How to Identify Noritake China
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.
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.
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.
Ten Commandments for Christmas
Ten Commandments for Christmas 1.  Thou shalt prepare early.   Don't wait until the last minute to get
Top 5 Most Romantic Restaurants in Huntsville
Here's my picks for the Top 5 Most Romantic Restaurants in Huntsville.
Make Your Own Quilt Out of Old Silk 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.
Huntsville, AL Surrounding Areas: Distance and...
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).
Boaz Alabama Outlet Malls
One shopper tours the stores and companies located in the Boaz Outlet Mall located in Boaz, Alabama.
Christmas Tree Farms
What would Christmas be like without a tree to brighten and cheer your home? Find out where in North Alabama you can take your family to cut down your own fresh, home-grown Christmas tree.
Unclaimed Baggage Center in Scottsboro Alabama
Scottsboro, Alabama is home to the Unclaimed Baggage Center, where lost items from airplanes and freight end up.
Your Best Guide to Dog Days Flea Market in...
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.
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.
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.
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.
Huntsville Thrift Shops & Consignment Stores
With all the benefits of used furniture and clothing, not to mention the thrill of finding a great
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.
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.
Dog Adoptions - Jack Russell Terrier Mix...
This week Huntsville Animal Services is featuring "Cinderella" as their Dog of the Week. Cinderella is
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.
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.
Ditto Landing: Christmas Parade of Boats
Pictures from Ditto Landing's annual Christmas Parade of Boats near Huntsville AL.
Holiday Events
There's a variety of activities and events to celebrate the holiday season in Huntsville, AL. Whether it's the traditional Christmas events or something new in Huntsville, here's a list for you to study to find something to do this holiday season.
Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy
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Huntsville Holiday Christmas Events
Huntsville's Holiday Calendar of Events--Part 8 Events are color-coded for your convenience.  Events
Santa's Village
The houses from the 1900's Constitution Village are transformed each Christmas season into a unique elf populated village under the direction of Santa & Mrs. Claus in Huntsville, Alabama.
Limestone Flea Market is Alabama's Largest...
Limestone Flea Market is Alabama's Largest Indoor Flea Market and is near Huntsville, Alabama.
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
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.
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.
How to Avoid Snake Bites and Poisoning 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.
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.
23 Things that Only Southerners Know
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.
Spirit of Christmas Past Homes Tour - Weeden...
The Spirit of Christmas Past Homes Tour allows the public to peek inside private homes in the Twickenham Historic District in Huntsville. Tour homes adorned in decorations of days long ago. Step back in time and enjoy live entertainment, refreshments, luminaries, and decorations of nearly 200 years ago. Page 2.
Christmas in Arab
Arab lights up their city park the day after Thanksgiving until New Yeark's Eve with Christmas lights and entertainment. The fun starts at dusk and lasts until 10:30 pm.
10 Best Tourist Attractions In and Near...
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.
Huntsville Luminaries
One of the most beautiful nights in Huntsville occurs on the second Saturday in December when the Twickenham
Winter Wonderland of Lights in Huntsville Alabama
This house on Horseshoe Trail in Huntsville is decked out with lights, elves workshop and the North Pole Post Office and is our Huntsville Picture of the Week.
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.
Thift Stores
With all the benefits of used furniture and clothing, not to mention the thrill of finding a great. Page 2.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Haunted Graystone Manor
Graystone Manor is a new haunted house attraction in North Alabama. Graystone Manor is over 30,000 sqft of ultimate terror, with twists, turns and all manor of horrors the Doctor's evil mind could conjure.
Greater Huntsville Humane Society in Huntsville...
Hannah & Collie are pets available for adoption at the Greater Huntsville Humane Society and are our Huntsville Picture of the Week.
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.
Maine Coon Cat Looks for a Home
Friends of Ferals are looking for a loving home for Angel, a strkingly beautiful long-haired black and white male cat who is about 9 months old. He has some Maine Coon cat in him and will be a pretty big cat.
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.
Harris Lee Parcus--The Godfather of North Alabama
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Mooresville: A Town of Charm & History In...
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Twickenham Hictoric Preservation Tour of Homes
The Weeden House Museum is owned by the City of Huntsville, leased by Twickenham Historic Preservation District Association, this lovely Federal design home was built in 1819 by Henry C. Bradford during Huntsville's first economic boom. Page 6.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Watercress Review
Watercress opened in Huntsville the end of September 2010. It is located at 515 Fountain Row in the same
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.
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.
Top 12 Origin of 12 Days of Christmas
The Twelve Days of Christmas has its origins as a teaching tool to instruct young people in the meaning and content of the Christian faith.
Rocket City, USA
Huntsville:  Rocket City, USA                                                                                                                       
Noritake China Photos
Photos of Noritake China from Robin Brewer's collection.
Kids Eat Free...
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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.
huntsville madison county botanical gardens...
Scenes from Past Huntsville-Madison County Botanical Gardens' Galaxy of Lights--Part V Here's a sneak
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.
Arab Christmas #12
Arab lights up their city park the day after Thanksgiving until New Yeark's Eve with Christmas lights and entertainment. The fun starts at dusk and lasts until 10:30 pm. Page 12.
Your Ultimate Guide to Cinema Venues in the...
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.
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.
Theatre Review: A Christmas Carol
Ever since I moved back to Huntsville in 1999, I've heard a lot of different people say that Fantasy
The Yurt Garden
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Top 10 Gifts for Crimson Tide Fans
Top gifts for University of Alabama football fans of the Crimson Tide.
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 3.
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.
Arab Christmas #3
Arab lights up their city park the day after Thanksgiving until New Yeark's Eve with Christmas lights and entertainment. The fun starts at dusk and lasts until 10:30 pm. Page 3.
Cast Iron Cookware Outlet Store
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 33.
Huntsville Celebrates Christmas Holidays
December is always a special time of year with all the Christmas and holiday events in Huntsville. December 8, 1999 was the first day that About Huntsville went live on the internet. Over the years, I've collected these articles and photos about celebrating the holidays in Huntsville. Page 2.
Arab Christmas #2
Arab lights up their city park the day after Thanksgiving until New Yeark's Eve with Christmas lights and entertainment. The fun starts at dusk and lasts until 10:30 pm. Page 2.
Harrison Brothers Hardware Store Museum
Harrison Brothers Hardware Store is the oldest hardware store in Alabama. It is now a museum and a fully-functioning store and was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1980. Page 5.
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
Daffodils Spring Up at Quietdale Every Year
Quietdale Plantation was built by Dr. William Burritt's grandmother circa 1850's after the death of her husband. Today it is a wonderland of daffodils every spring. Page 4.
Dog Adoptions - Cocker Spaniel Mellow
This week Huntsville Animal Services is featuring "Mellow" as their Dog of the Week. Mellow is a male
"A Country Christmas" in Nashville
Need a little Christmas right this very minute? Then head north to Nashville for "A Country Christmas,"
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.
Santa's Closet Holds Treasures for the Party-Goer
Find out the history of this petting zoo turned costume shop located between Athens and Florence in Alabama. Page 3.
Life-Size Nativity Set Adorns Huntsville
In 1996, Otto and Diane Freudenberger began a project for Christmas that has grown and grown over the years to become one of the most spectacular sights in Huntsville during the holiday season. Their life-size Nativity Set includes over 70 original figures to show the true meaning of Christmas.
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.
Christmas Lights
Looking for neighborhood Christmas lights to show to the kids? You might wantt to drive down Lily Flagg Circle, NOT Lily Flagg Drive.
Dog Days Flea Market Photos --Ardmore TN
Photos from Dog Days Flea Market in Ardmore, Tennessee.
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.
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.
Cat of the Week: Nefertiti
If you are looking to adopt a dog or a cat, check out the Madison Animal Rescue Foundation (Madison A.R.F.)
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.
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.
Gift Shop
The houses from the 1900's Constitution Village are transformed each Christmas season into a unique elf populated village under the direction of Santa & Mrs. Claus in Huntsville, Alabama. Page 19.
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.
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.
The Victorian Christmas House in Huntsville...
Victorian Christmas House The Humphreys-Rodgers House is located at 109 Gates Avenue in downtown Huntsville,
Arab Christmas #11
Arab lights up their city park the day after Thanksgiving until New Yeark's Eve with Christmas lights and entertainment. The fun starts at dusk and lasts until 10:30 pm. Page 11.
Silk Tie Patchwork 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. Page 7.
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.
History & Benefits of Massage Therapy
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SNAP Works to Stall Pet Overpopulation
Spay/Neuter Action Project is an organization dedicated solely to reducing the euthanasia of dogs and cats as a way of solving the pet overpopulation problem in the Huntsville. Services offered by SNAP include: a low fee certificate available to an pet owner regardless of income, a qualifying program for families with incomes of less than $25,000 and emergency financial assistance for spay/neuter surgery awarded on a case-by-case basis.
Angel Food Ministries - Money Saving Ideas
Angel Food Ministries is a non-profit, non-denominational organization dedicated to providing grocery relief and financial support to communities throughout the United States.
Where's the Cheapest Gas in Huntsville?
With the price of gas soaring, it's more important than ever to find the best places to buy gas in the Huntsville area. Prices per gallon can vary up to 17+ cents depending on where you buy and from whom.
Discovering Wildflowers
Springtime is the time to get out of the house and discover the beauty of North Alabama and search for wildflowers along many of the state parks and nature trails.
Dog Adoptions - Sheltie Mix Albert
This week Huntsville Animal Services is featuring "Albert" as their Dog of the Week. Albert is a Sheltie
Santa Claus
Christmas is a big deal in one Huntsville woman's home. It started in 1955 when she bought one simple Santa Claus decoration. Now, over 50 years later, she has over 3300 Santa Claus figures.
Santa's Village Kitchen
The houses from the 1900's Constitution Village are transformed each Christmas season into a unique elf populated village under the direction of Santa & Mrs. Claus in Huntsville, Alabama. Page 15.
Jaycees Northeast Alabama Fair
The Huntsville Jaycees Northeast Alabama State Fair has the largest midway of exhibits & concessions in northeast Alabama. Northeast Alabama State Fair features midway rides, shooting games, contests, and live entertainment. Page 6.
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.
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.
Rooster 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. Page 12.
Blue MedSpa
Visit Their Website I have a friend who has never been to a spa. She says she has no desire to go to
Dog Adoptions - Australian Sheppard-Border...
This week Huntsville Animal Services is featuring "Opossum" as their Dog of the Week. Opossum is is 1
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.
Arab Christmas #14
Arab lights up their city park the day after Thanksgiving until New Yeark's Eve with Christmas lights and entertainment. The fun starts at dusk and lasts until 10:30 pm. Page 14.
Arab Christmas #13
Arab lights up their city park the day after Thanksgiving until New Yeark's Eve with Christmas lights and entertainment. The fun starts at dusk and lasts until 10:30 pm. Page 13.
Burritt Museum Offers an Old-Fashioned Christmas
Candlelight Christmas is a special time of year for Burritt on the Mountain--A Living Museum in Huntsville. The Mansion and park are decorated like an old-fashioned Christmas from the 1800's. Hundreds of candles light the pathways throughout the park. Games and family activities from long ago are also enjoyed my the crowds.
Santa's Village List
The houses from the 1900's Constitution Village are transformed each Christmas season into a unique elf populated village under the direction of Santa & Mrs. Claus in Huntsville, Alabama. Page 13.
Arab Christmas #4
Arab lights up their city park the day after Thanksgiving until New Yeark's Eve with Christmas lights and entertainment. The fun starts at dusk and lasts until 10:30 pm. Page 4.
Post Office
The houses from the 1900's Constitution Village are transformed each Christmas season into a unique elf populated village under the direction of Santa & Mrs. Claus in Huntsville, Alabama. Page 10.
Inside Gift Shop
The houses from the 1900's Constitution Village are transformed each Christmas season into a unique elf populated village under the direction of Santa & Mrs. Claus in Huntsville, Alabama. Page 17.
Loretta Lynn Concert
Loretta Lynn, the Queen of Country Music, graced Huntsville with her presence for her first concert of 2007. After 45 years in the country music business, Loretta Lynn still reigned on stage to an enthusiastic sold-out crowd. Page 22.
Thanksgiving Dinner To Go
Sometimes the ordeal of cooking Thanksgiving Dinner is just too much to do and no one volunteers to help. Here's some places where you can order a traditional Thanksgiving Dinner To Go. You'll have to pick it up the day before usually and order several days in advance.
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.
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.
Santa's Village Kitchen Sign
The houses from the 1900's Constitution Village are transformed each Christmas season into a unique elf populated village under the direction of Santa & Mrs. Claus in Huntsville, Alabama. Page 14.
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.
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."
Alabama Sales Tax Free Holiday
A law in Alabama provides for a sales tax break for parents trying to get their children ready for back-to-school. Beginning at 12:01 a.m. on Friday August 2, 2013, and ending at twelve midnight on Sunday August 4, 2013, a sales tax holiday is enacted throughout Alabama.
Grand Entrances at the Huntsville Botanical...
Grand Entrances at the Botanical Gardens A wonderful exhibit at the Huntsville-Madison County Botanical
Icicle Maze
The houses from the 1900's Constitution Village are transformed each Christmas season into a unique elf populated village under the direction of Santa & Mrs. Claus in Huntsville, Alabama. Page 18.
Arab Christmas #10
Arab lights up their city park the day after Thanksgiving until New Yeark's Eve with Christmas lights and entertainment. The fun starts at dusk and lasts until 10:30 pm. Page 10.
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?
How To Register For Space Camp
If you've always wanted to be an astronaut or just experience what it might be like, then Space Camp is for you! Here's a step by step guide to getting registered.
Patchwork 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. Page 10.
More Gifts at Santa's Village
The houses from the 1900's Constitution Village are transformed each Christmas season into a unique elf populated village under the direction of Santa & Mrs. Claus in Huntsville, Alabama. Page 20.
Matt Cordell Pay Tribute to Elvis
I have to say that Elvis is my all-time favorite singer. Just like you, perhaps, I never grow old of
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.
Baptizing
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. Page 19.
Arab Christmas #9
Arab lights up their city park the day after Thanksgiving until New Yeark's Eve with Christmas lights and entertainment. The fun starts at dusk and lasts until 10:30 pm. Page 9.

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