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Huntsville Police embrace crisis intervention training to help mentally ill

As America faces a shortage in resources for the mentally ill, police officers are typically the first to respond when...
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Huntsville Transit begins new chapter with Orbit, Access

The City of Huntsville’s transit service is getting a big makeover – in more ways than one. Starting Thursday, July...
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What makes a healthy city? Alternative Modes Review breaks it down

Many things may come to mind when you picture a healthy city. For some, it could be having lots of...
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Pelham Street park to enhance downtown gateway

Something exciting is coming soon to the entrance of downtown Huntsville. Pelham Street Park, a collaboration between the City of...
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Johnson Legacy Center eyes opening in north Huntsville

A premier indoor facility for meetings, fitness and play is coming soon to north Huntsville. We’re talking about the Johnson...
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What you should know about hosting a peaceful protest in Huntsville

As our country mourns the tragic death of George Floyd, many thousands of people have peacefully assembled to advocate for...
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Now hiring: Huntsville Fire & Rescue wants more diverse workforce

Before joining Huntsville Fire & Rescue (HFR), Stephanie Pinto wanted to be a college professor.  The UAH history alumna realized...
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Rosenwald Schoolhouse at Burritt offers look back at little known history

When Burritt on the Mountain first looked into building a replica of a Rosenwald school, Chief Programs Officer Tammy Cooney...
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Landscape warriors keep Huntsville clean and beautiful

Keeping Huntsville beautiful is a job for everyone. Homeowners take pride in their yards and neighborhoods, bolstered by support from...
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Good news: Less traffic accelerates Huntsville road projects

As more people stay home due to COVID-19, the City of Huntsville’s Traffic Engineering Department has stayed busy. Traffic has...