Quality of Life

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Providence’s Dry Creek Greenway to set the tone for connectivity

Greenways in the City of Huntsville go a lot of places. Now, well, they’re stopping somewhere.  Most greenways about which residents are...
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Digging into the details: Plans for the former Grissom site

Once upon a time, Grissom High was disparaged by rivals for its construction. “Got Windows?” read a popular T-shirt worn by Huntsville...
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My 72-mile, 6 hour Huntsville Parks & Recreation adventure

This being Parks & Recreation Month in Huntsville, and this being 2017, hashtags must be employed. In this case, the...
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Huntsville Aquatics Center makes a splash debut

At first glance, it looks like the contractors made a mistake. There, on the locker room walls at the new...
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Run, bike or stroll – more play coming to John Hunt Park

With the promise of serving more residents and an increasingly active and diverse community, the City of Huntsville is embarking...
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Von Braun Center Expansion – Time to Grow

We’ve all seen a multitude of changes in our community, especially in the travel and hospitality industry. There has been...
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Relax, Play & Ride with new Downtown Huntsville stations

Relax.Play.Ride is a new creative place-making initiative from Downtown Huntsville, Inc (DHI),  involving the placement of four pianos and twelve chairs,...
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13 + things to do this summer with Huntsville Parks and Recreation

Trying to find something to keep the kids occupied this summer? Or maybe looking for a distraction and some fun...
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5 Reasons to Celebrate Travel and Tourism in Huntsville

Fun fact: May 7-13 was National Travel and Tourism Week. National Travel and Tourism Week is a campaign administered by...
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Call it collaboration: Huntsville’s preservation successes a result of partnership

These old buildings weren’t built by one person. Nor are they remaining alive and vibrant just because of one entity....