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


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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

Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Big Spring Square plan


Big Spring Square to come to old Holiday Inn site


Article Excerpt: "... The $70 million Big Spring Square plan is set to be a key piece to creating a booming downtown around the centerpiece: Big Spring Park. ..."


Reference: whnt.com

Friday, October 10, 2014

Red Bull Settlement: get your $10 Red Bull refund

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Don't 'wing it': How to get your $10 Red Bull refund


Article Excerpt: "... Red Bull might owe you money, according to a settlement it reached last month.

The settlement says customers who purchased a Red Bull drink between 2002 and Oct. 3, 2014, are owed $10 cash or $15 in Red Bull products. ..."

Reference: USA Today

What was that loud boom Wednesday?


What was that loud boom Wednesday?


Article Excerpt: "... A Garrison spokesman says a munition was discovered on post Wednesday, and had to be destroyed. ..."


Reference: www.waaytv.com

Thursday, October 9, 2014

Suspect in Huntsville officer-involved shooting identified


Suspect in Huntsville officer-involved shooting identified


Article Excerpt: "... officer shot a man who charged him with a knife at the Public Safety Complex on Wheeler Avenue Wednesday evening. Police say 34 year old Reginald Owens ..."


Reference: www.waaytv.com

Man shot after crashing barricades, ramming cars, and lunging at police with knife


Man dead after breaking barricade at Huntsville police headquarters


Article Excerpt: "... "Once he was inside the parking lot, he rammed a patrol vehicle that a patrolman was sitting inside of," said Captain JesHenry Malone. "He was brandishing a knife when he lunged toward a police officer. The officer exchanged fire with him." ..."


Reference: www.waff.com

Man hid cameras in Huntsville women's restrooms


Agents: Janitor Admits to Hiding Cameras in Women’s Restrooms of Three Huntsville Businesses


Article Excerpt: "... During questioning, agents say Nelson admitted to hiding cameras in restrooms at three Huntsville businesses. One of those businesses was WHNT News 19. ..."


Reference: whnt.com

Monday, October 6, 2014

Alabama is number 3 on the 'top 10 most generous states' list according to philanthropy.com


How States Compare and How They Voted in the 2012 Election


Article Excerpt: "... Giving as a percentage of adjusted gross income ranged from under 2 to more than 6 percent in 2012 ..."


Reference: philanthropy.com

New Huntsville fire station will officially open Monday afternoon


New Huntsville fire station poised to open


Article Excerpt: "... Local politicians and fire officials will join together to cut the ribbon at Fire Station Number 6...."


Reference: www.wsfa.com

Friday, October 3, 2014

Huntsville School Board members want to extend Wardynski’s contract and make it renew automatically each year


Huntsville School Board may extend superintendent’s contract through 2017


Article Excerpt: "... Huntsville School Board members will decide if they will extend Superintendent Casey Wardynski’s contract through the summer of 2017 and make it an “evergreen” contract that will renew automatically each year. ..."


Reference: whnt.com