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Adopt a Senior Pet Month: Plenty of life, love left in older animals

There’s undeniably nothing as cute as a puppy or kitten. Most people are enamored by the smell of “puppy breath”...
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Huntsville among 5 communities selected for housing workshop

The City of Huntsville was recently named one of five localities in the U.S. to participate in the Housing Solutions...
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Cushions, tables and bumps: Speed-calming devices improve neighborhood safety

Pop quiz: What’s 6 feet long, 3 inches high and designed to slow drivers in a residential neighborhood? If you...
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Halloween 101: 5 safety tips from Huntsville Police

While families prepare for Halloween this weekend, the Huntsville Police Department is encouraging everyone to stay safe while having fun....
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New transfer station will allow Huntsville to grow transit service

Huntsville’s public transit system is slated for a big upgrade as plans are underway to build a new transit transfer...
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Hispanic Heritage Month: North Alabama tamale truck a family affair

In honor of National Hispanic Heritage Month, the City of Huntsville is highlighting the work of volunteers, leaders and organizations...
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Huntsville volunteer goes above and beyond to help those in need

In honor of National Hispanic Heritage Month, the City of Huntsville is highlighting the work of volunteers, leaders and organizations...
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Microchipping the best way to reunite lost pets with owners

The following blog was written by Dr. Karen Sheppard, director of Huntsville Animal Services. Anyone who’s had a missing pet...
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Sounds of safety: Functioning alarms a life-or-death necessity

Fire prevention isn’t something people often ponder, but there are reasons to remain vigilant. For proof, consider a fire department...
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Attention Rocket City: NASA is preparing SLS for launch

The following was contributed by Claire Aiello and Mike Ward of the Huntsville/Madison County Chamber. Rocket City, it’s time to rev...