Quality of Life

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Let’s play! Soccer at John Hunt Park

Don’t wear socks, you tell people. And they think you’re crazy. Then they don’t … and you aren’t. They heed...
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Ok. So you love Huntsville history. Now what?

Maybe you want to join the cause to help preserve Huntsville’s historic landmarks. Maybe you want to roll up your...
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Let’s talk about May 6, 2017 in Huntsville, AL

UPDATED on May 4 at 9 a.m. to include a new date for the Walk at Lunch and Cinco de...
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Huntsville hosting #TBEX is a big deal. Here’s why.

The forecast: Widely scattered flurries of the #iHeartHsv and #TBEX hashtags sweeping the globe. More than 600 travel bloggers, journalists...
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35 things to know about #Panoply2017

It’s some little-known Huntsville lore, how its biggest-known arts event got its unique moniker. The original co-chairs, Carla King and...
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Life as a duck in Huntsville’s Big Spring Park

Not a bad life, you have to figure. Nice big pool to splash around in, surrounded by lots of friends...
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Rocko and me: My Huntsville animal services adoption story

Recently, Ryan McDonald adopted a dog, Rocko, from Huntsville Animal Services. Later, he returned with a group of military personnel...
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Hidden Hays: Discover the beauty, tranquility of the City’s largest public park

A cyclist climbing the inclined path to the bridge across Flint River. The duck carving aimless arcs across the pond....
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Lowe Mill: A case study of wildly successful adaptive reuse

The rich patina of age on the towering red brick walls. The steel-framed ground-to-ceiling windows, with awning windows at the...
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Expanding athletic fields to connect Merrimack and Brahan Spring Park

A major expansion for the City of Huntsville’s athletic facilities is in the early stages and designed to entertain and...