Quality of Life

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Why Do We Need Historic Districts?

As part of Preservation Month in May, the Historic Preservation Commission is focusing its 2018 #ThisPlaceMattersHsv campaign on celebrating Huntsville’s...
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Unique artwork part of the patchwork of Panoply’s crossover appeal

David Hammock is an ironworker from Arab, Alabama who has combined his skills with whimsical humor to create unique sculptures,...
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Huntsville music icon Microwave Dave looks back at three decades of Panoply

Microwave Dave and the Nukes have been a fixture at Panoply, Huntsville’s music and arts festival, for nearly three decades....
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Huntsville’s swimming legacy in good hands with rising star Rebekah Hamilton

Rebekah Hamilton is just back from Ireland, full of lessons learned – for instance, even as a passenger, it’s terrifying...
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Preservation Partnership: Land Trust to open new trails, create more connectivity

For those who think of Land Trust preservation projects as merely serpentine trails through hilly forests, consider this: Hiking. Disc...
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9 reasons to celebrate Earth Day with Operation Green Team

On April 21 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Hays Nature Preserve, celebrate Earth Day with Operation Green Team!...
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I surrender! How Huntsville Animal Services is tackling influx of owner surrenders

The 13-year-old schnauezer mix sits in Karen Sheppard’s lap and props her chin on the arm of the wicker chair,...
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How you can help keep Huntsville beautiful

If you see it, pick it up! You’ve heard Operation Green Team talk about this a lot. Our primary mission...
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Aging in place: Connectivity key for successful communities

They’re as drastically different as, well, smartphones and rotary dial, as Instagram and snail-mail. But they are the two largest...
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Giving back: Generosity of Havoc and its fans give Huntsville a big win

City Blog is taking a look at the good work performed by corporate citizens. Today: The Huntsville Havoc, the professional...