Visitors set their sights on Huntsville as a top destination for family travel, outdoor recreation, space history and – around this time of year – a premier vacation spot for holiday revelry. To ease the burden for families to enjoy the wide variety of events without breaking the bank, the Huntsville/Madison County Convention & Visitors […]
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The price of housing continues to rise in the Huntsville area and houses are on the market for just a little more than two weeks, according to the latest report from the Alabama Center for Real Estate. The average sales price in Huntsville for October was $284,489, a 14 percent increase from October 2019 and […]
Todd Slyman of Huntsville has been named the Home Builders Association of Alabama’s Jerry Kyser Builder of the Year for 2020. He was honored during the HBAA’s Convention awards presentation recently in Destin, Fla. The Jerry Kyser Builder of the Year Award recognizes a builder member from a local association with more than 500 members who […]
North Huntsville is open for business. And the North Huntsville Business Association has opened an office and business center to help entrepreneurs and small business owners find success. The new office is at 2007 North Memorial Parkway, adjacent to HC Blake in the remodeled shopping center at the intersection with Oakwood Avenue. Among those joining […]
Things are moving along in South Huntsville and they will be moving along a lot easier now. On Tuesday, “Phase II” of Haysland Road through the Hays Farm development was opened from Grissom High School to Redstone Road. Mayor Tommy Battle, City Council President Jennie Robinson, and Director of Engineering Kathy Martin cut the ribbon […]
The Huntsville area housing market continues to show its resilience in the wake of the pandemic. The number of house sales and prices in the third quarter increased over the third quarter last year while the number of available houses continues to fall, compared to the same period in 2019. The latest quarterly Huntsville Area […]
You may not be able to beat City Hall, but you can sure build one. And the City of Huntsville will be doing just that. The city unveiled architect renderings of its new City Hall planned for downtown. The building is expected to cost between $60 million and $70 million and the city is hoping […]
There’s some hoopla happening on The Hill! After years of anticipation and planning, construction has begun on Alabama A&M’s 132,000-square-foot event center and arena, Turner Construction’s Huntsville office announced Thursday. The new space will include an arena with a 6,000-person capacity, locker rooms, training rooms, an Alabama A&M athletic Hall of Fame, and a kitchen […]
There’s a Full Moon rising in Huntsville. Well, actually, it’s already up. Full Moon Bar-B-Que has opened in Huntsville and, for the time being, it’s drive-thru only. The store, at 1009 North Memorial Parkway, is the 16th “Best Little Porkhouse in Alabama” and the fifth owned by Ajlo Foods – co-owned by Naseem Ajlouny and […]
After more than 30 years serving patients at its Governors Drive facility, Encompass Health of North Alabama is moving across Chapman Mountain. The hospital recently broke ground for its new facility at the at the intersection of U.S. 72 and Moores Mill Road. Hospital and elected officials were on hand, including Doug Beverly, CEO of […]