Quality of Life

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Keeping Huntsville healthy: City launches air monitoring station

It should come as no surprise that the City of Huntsville has had air pollution standards for nearly six decades....
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Music in the time of COVID: How Huntsville is poised to top the charts

Eight months ago, when Huntsville’s inaugural Music Board was installed, COVID-19 had yet to completely upend, well, everything. “It’s not...
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Lifting as they climbed: Celebrating Huntsville’s first Black women voters

Following the ratification of the 19th amendment in 1920, more than 100,000 Alabama women registered to vote, including 1,373 Madison...
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Mayor Tommy Battle proclaims Straight to Ale Day in Huntsville

Love was in the air – and on tap – Friday afternoon at Straight to Ale in Huntsville. Why? Because...
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Making history: meet Huntsville’s new Music Board

Danish author Hans Christian Andersen once wrote, “Where words fail, music speaks.” The City of Huntsville’s leadership team couldn’t agree...
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Anatomy of a Catalyst: Johnson Legacy Center

One of the most significant pieces of North Huntsville’s past will soon become one of the most dynamic spots in...
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Chilling out – Huntsville Iceplex undergoes major renovation

The much-needed renovation of the Benton H. Wilcoxon Municipal Ice Complex is set to begin in October, but that won’t...
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Huntsville’s new cross country course takes it all in stride

It was the Huntsville High School cross country team that broke the ribbon at the sparkling new cross country course...
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Maximizing the Value of Music in Huntsville’s growth

Is Huntsville heading to becoming Music City? Or perhaps Music City II? Not directly, but the Rocket City moniker could...
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Spiking the competition with Sand Volleyball in John Hunt Park

Beach volleyball legend Sinjin Smith sees the sparkling new Sand Volleyball Complex in John Hunt Park as an “absolutely incredible”...