City Stories

Featured Image

Lawn and Order: Tips for removing fall leaves, waste from your yard

Remember when fall meant piling up leaves and letting the neighborhood children jump and play in them until they dispersed...
Featured Image

Save a pet’s life with Huntsville Animal Services’ foster program

Adopting an animal from a local shelter is a big commitment. When a furry friend joins your family, you commit...
Featured Image

Class notes: Music sessions inspire the next generation

“What is jazz?” was the first question asked by Huntsville-based artist, musician and producer Kelvin Wooten. “A fusion of blues...
Featured Image

Expanded celebration spotlights Huntsville’s women in music

A celebration honoring the impact of women on Huntsville’s music ecosystem is marking its fifth anniversary with a weeklong party....
Featured Image

A field for all seasons: Cheering new sports at the new ‘Joe’

“Football” in America doesn’t resemble “futball” in other parts of the world, but both sports have a home in Huntsville...
Featured Image

Huntsville Preservation Planner plays key role in saving historic places

As a front-row spectator to Huntsville’s growth and evolution, Katie Stamps loves the City’s progress but can’t get enough of...
Featured Image

Huntsville City planners go by-the-book on new development

The topic of municipal planning might not stir excitement, but its value is incalculable as Huntsville’s growth fuels housing demand....
Featured Image

Stepping back in time: Your guide to Huntsville’s historic districts

Huntsville’s history goes all the way back to 1805, but formally recognizing that history is more of a recent phenomenon....
Featured Image

Significant mixed-use development proposed for Cove community

District 2 citizens had an opportunity this week to learn about a significant mixed-use development proposed at the intersection of...
Featured Image

‘Living his best life’: Catching up with Cosmo, the star of Ground Dog Day

Those who remember the City’s annual “Ground Dog Day” event at Huntsville Animal Services in February 2023 would likely recognize...