Wednesday, December 17, 2014

Several road projects could affect your travel times Wednesday and Thursday.


Utility work in Huntsville to impact traffic in several areas Wednesday & Thursday


Article Excerpt: "... Weather permitting, a number of projects that will affect traffic patterns in several locations around Huntsville starting very early Wednesday morning. ..."


Reference: whnt.com

Saturday, December 13, 2014

Vacation Dream Home of the Week: Cabin, Stream and 100 acres in beautiful Cloudland, GA


Cabin, Stream and 100 acres in beautiful Cloudland, GA


Article Excerpt: "... The house is believed to be built out of what are thought to be hand hewn Chestnut Oak logs from the 1850s. The property has its own babbling stream with a small bridge on the road meandering through the woods leading up to the house. For more information on what the Lookout Mountain community has to offer, check out the town website www.livingonlookout.com. ..."


Reference: www.zillow.com

Thursday, December 11, 2014

Regions Bank and Remington fight hunger in Huntsville; Concert and NASCAR personalities at the Roundhouse tonight


Remington & Regions Bank fight hunger in Huntsville


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Article Excerpt: "... On Thursday, Dec. 11, at The Roundhouse, Remington will sponsor a concert featuring performances by Tim Dugger and Lewis Brice with planned special appearances by NASCAR personalities. Attendees can purchase food and drinks from a variety of food trucks assembling for the occasion. ..."

Reference: whnt.com

Tuesday, December 9, 2014

FBI confirms arrest of Huntsville police officer


FBI confirms arrest of Huntsville police officer


Article Excerpt: "... The Birmingham Division of the Federal Bureau of Investigation confirmed Monday they have arrested a Huntsville police officer. ..."


Reference: www.waff.com

Sunday, December 7, 2014

Vacation Dream Home of the Week: Ponte Vedra Blvd, Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida


Vacation Dream Home of the Week: Ponte Vedra Blvd, Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida


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Check out our new feature called Vacation Home of the Week. This home is found for sale on Zillow for $5,750,000. This beautiful dream home can be found in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida. Zillow says, "This extraordinary oceanfront home is situated on a high bluff with expansive views of the Ocean. Located in a desirable and private section of Ponte Vedra Blvd, it will feel like you have your own private beach! An architectural wonder, most rooms in this home are octagonal, or stylized octagonal, including the staircase. ."

Reference: www.zillow.com

Friday, December 5, 2014

Orion’s First Flight: A picture-perfect event


Splashdown! Orion Spaceship Aces First Flight Test


Article Excerpt: "... "There is your new spacecraft, America. ... Orion is back on Earth. America has driven a golden spike as it crosses a bridge into the future," NASA spokesman Rob Navias declared as the capsule hit the water, 275 miles west of Baja California, at 11:29 a.m. ET. Recovery ships converged to bring Orion back to shore. ..."


Reference: www.nbcnews.com

Wednesday, December 3, 2014

U.S. Space & Rocket Center is hosting a free Community Launch Party for EFT-1


U.S. Space & Rocket Center is hosting a free Community Launch Party for EFT-1


Article Excerpt: "... The U.S. Space & Rocket Center is hosting a free Community Launch Party for EFT-1 in the Saturn V Hall of the Davidson Center for Space Exploration. The Orion spacecraft will take astronauts beyond low Earth orbit (LEO) to deep space and launches on a Delta IV Heavy for the Exploration Flight Test-1, an unmanned mission planned for December 4, 2014. Join us for live launch and splashdown coverage, children’s educational activities and breakfast items available for purchase. Doors open at 5 a.m. and the launch is scheduled for 6 a.m. CST. ..."


Reference: rocketcenter.com

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

US Space and Rocket Center is hiring


Want to work under the rocket? Jobs are on the horizon


Article Excerpt: "... If you are looking for a new job, the US Space and Rocket Center is hiring. ..."


Reference: www.waaytv.com

Sunday, November 23, 2014

Fresh crew heads to the space station


Multi-national crew blasts off for space station


Article Excerpt: "... A Russian Soyuz rocket blasted off from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazahkstan on Sunday to deliver three new crew members to the International Space Station, including Italy's first female astronaut. ..."


Reference: reuters.com

Thursday, November 20, 2014

Inventors: 'Will This Fly?' comes to Huntsville today


"Will This Fly" comes to Huntsville


Article Excerpt: "... It's an opportunity for 15 entrepreneurs to present their ideas to potential investors for a chance to win money for their startup companies. ..."


Reference: www.waaytv.com

Friday, November 14, 2014

Huntsville Downtown Post Office: Postal Workers to Protest the Upcoming 2015 'Intentional Delaying' (Slowing) of America's First Class Mail


Postal Workers plan Huntsville protest


Article Excerpt: "... According to the American Postal Workers Union, they're coming together to "Stop Delaying America's Mail." ..."


Reference: www.waaytv.com

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

Ice Skating in the Park to Open November 21


Third season of Skating in the Park opens November 21

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Article Excerpt: "... The rink officially opens Friday, November 21 and is open until January 4, 2015. Skating in the Park is located directly behind the Huntsville Museum of Art. ..."

Reference: whnt.com

Sunday, November 9, 2014

Update on Friday night high-speed chase


High speed chase leads Huntsville Police through downtown Huntsville


Article Excerpt: "... The chase ended with one suspect caught and one still on the run. ..."


Reference: whnt.com

Saturday, November 8, 2014

Law enforcement in high speed chase Friday night in North Huntsville


11:15 PM

Law enforcement in high speed chase Friday night in North Huntsville


A high speed chase was in progress at approximately 11:15 Friday night. The chase consisted of a large contingent of law enforcement vehicles racing down I-565 and merging onto Highway 72 over Chapman Mountain dodging vehicles. The officers then exited left on Moores Mill Road in high speed pursuit.

Reference: rocketcity-us.blogspot.com

Wednesday, November 5, 2014

Holiday Items: Most Popular Amazon Product Order From Our Site: Keurig brewer 30 count Variety Pack


30-count TOP BRAND COFFEE, TEA, CIDER, HOT COCOA and CAPPUCCINO K-Cup Variety Sampler Pack, Single-Serve Cups for Keurig Brewers


Around the Holidays, online orders increase from readers of our site. So far this year, the 30-count TOP BRAND COFFEE, TEA, CIDER, HOT COCOA and CAPPUCCINO K-Cup Variety Sampler Pack, Single-Serve Cups for Keurig Brewers seems to be the most popular item and Amazon seems to be the most used retailer from our site. With Amazon making Sunday deliveries thru the Postal Service, it appears Sunday delivery is becoming a new idea in shopping. By the way, the 30-count TOP BRAND COFFEE, TEA, CIDER, HOT COCOA and CAPPUCCINO K-Cup Variety Sampler Pack, Single-Serve Cups for Keurig Brewers is chock full of wonderful tasting varieties and it's a great price at only $18.95. We ordered two (2) in order to capture the free shipping. If you have not ordered a Keurig K130/B130 Brewing System , you are missing out on the best tasting coffee, teas, and more.

Reference: www.amazon.com

High-speed truck chase causes slow traffic at RSA's gates 8 and 10


Traffic at Gates 8, 10 backed up after high speed chase ends just inside Redstone Arsenal


Article Excerpt: "... Police say this is the result of a high-speed chase which appears to be connected to an early morning smash-and-grab burglary at Verizon Wireless on University Drive. ..."


Reference: whnt.com

Tuesday, November 4, 2014

A Guide to Alabama's 2014 Constitutional Amendments


A Guide to Alabama's 2014 Constitutional Amendments


Article Excerpt: "... The amendments are often confusing, written in legalese that can be difficult to decipher. But this election, state lawmakers tried to offer voters some assistance. They created the Fair Ballot Commission -- a panel tasked with writing clear language for the amendments. ..."

Reference: www.wbhm.org

Congressional Elections: District 5 Contributions


Congressional Elections: District 5 Contributions


Article Excerpt: "... Today, thanks to support from individuals like yourself, our work makes possible the daily examination of the industries, organizations and individuals trying to influence the democratic process. ..."


Reference: www.opensecrets.org

Monday, November 3, 2014

Local acting coach worried over Monday auditions in Huntsville seeking actors, models, and talent


Local acting coach worried over Monday auditions in Huntsville seeking actors, models, and talent


Article Excerpt: "... On Monday, November 3rd, “Actors, Models and Talent for Christ” will conduct free auditions in Huntsville for anyone interested in the entertainment industry. One local acting coach says it’s a sales pitch to get people to pay thousand of dollars to attend a convention. ..."


Reference: whnt.com

Google Flu Trends Chart

Google Flu Trends Chart


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Article Excerpt: "... We've found that certain search terms are good indicators of flu activity. Google Flu Trends uses aggregated Google search data to estimate flu activity...."

Reference: www.google.org

Saturday, November 1, 2014

2014 Virgin Galactic crash


2014 Virgin Galactic crash


Article Excerpt: "... The vehicle in the accident, the VSS Enterprise, N339SS, was the sole Scaled Composites Model 339 SpaceShipTwo test vehicle.[4] It was the first of the five SpaceShipTwo craft ordered by Virgin Galactic.[5] Since October 2010, VSS Enterprise had successfully flown 20 captive flights while remaining attached to its WhiteKnightTwo carrier aircraft, 31 unpowered glide-to-landing tests, and three rocket-powered test flights, each of which exceeded 50,000 feet (15,000 m) and Mach 1.2. ..."


Reference: en.wikipedia.org

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Orbital Sciences Antares rocket explodes


Orbital Sciences rocket explodes moments after launch


Orbital Sciences Antares rocket explosion
Article Excerpt: "... An Orbital Sciences Antares rocket carrying an unmanned cargo craft bound for the International Space Station exploded into flames Tuesday evening moments after launch at NASA's Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport in Wallops Island, Virginia. ..."

Reference: www.cbsnews.com

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

The Rocket City is visited by NASA Administrator Charles Bolden


NASA chief visits the Rocket City


Article Excerpt: "... NASA Administrator Charles Bolden is visiting the Rocket City on Tuesday. ..."


Reference: www.waff.com

Thursday, October 23, 2014

Huntsville, Alabama: engineering, technology and security clearance career expo today


Huntsville, Alabama: engineering, technology and security clearance career expo today


Article Excerpt: "... All jobs require US citizenship and a minimum 2 years of Engineering or Technology Industry experience on top of Engineering or Technology degree ..."


Reference: Federal Employment Tips

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

New documents detail business relationship between mayor and developer


New documents detail business relationship between mayor and developer


Article Excerpt: "... New documents obtained by WAAY 31 show Mayor Tommy Battle owns multiple properties with developer Randall Schrimsher, including three close to the site of the former Stone Middle School. Documents show the pair have been business partners for years, and own five different Limited Liability Companies. ..."


Reference: www.waaytv.com

Monday, October 20, 2014

White Shoe Rule


White Shoes, Straw Hats


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Amazon: White Shoe
Article Excerpt: "... Do you remember the book A Southern Belle Primer: Why Princess Margaret Will Never Be a Kappa Kappa Gamma by the wonderful, late Marilyn Schwartz, whose subtitle was to the effect that Her Royal Highness Princess Margaret could never have gotten in to Kappa Kappa Gamma sorority because she wore white shoes in Texas at the wrong time of year? I’m convinced that a lot of people misunderstand all this white shoe stuff, and not just the late Princess Margaret. A lot of us don’t know as much about our dress code history as we should. ..."

Reference: andrew1769.wordpress.com

Friday, October 17, 2014

Huntsville mail carriers recognized for driving millions of miles, accident-free


Huntsville mail carriers recognized for driving millions of miles, accident-free


Article Excerpt: "... Three employees, each with decades of service to the USPS, received awards for traveling two-million accident-free miles on their routes. ..."


Reference: whnt.com

Thursday, October 16, 2014

Print a 2014 North Pole Postmark for your Santa letters


Print a 2014 North Pole Postmark for your Santa letters

2014 North Pole Postmark
FREE North Pole Postmark for your crafts

Article Excerpt: "... Feel free to cut, copy and paste the 2014 North Pole Christmas Postmark and Cancellation for your Christmas letters and other Christmas craft ideas. Merry Christmas! Visit the 2014 North Pole Postmark site ..."

Reference: rocket-city.us

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

The Holidays Are Near: "Amazon Prime" now with Sunday delivery by the U.S. Postal Service and Free 2-Day Shipping


Give the gift of Amazon Prime to yourself or others



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Reference: www.amazon.com
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Support America, Buy Chinese (sarcasm implied): Another Anti-Union, Low Wage Wal-Mart Opens in South Huntsville


New Walmart on Memorial Parkway open for business


Article Excerpt: "... Residents now have a brand new place to shop in Huntsville. Walmart employees and city leaders held a grand opening celebration at 7:30 a.m. for the new store on South Memorial Parkway. ..."


Reference: whnt.com