Friday, January 24, 2014

GE to expand Huntsville Plant

50 New Jobs Coming to Huntsville GE Plant

Article Title: 50 New Jobs Coming to Huntsville GE Plant


Article Snip: "...GE Intelligent Platforms today announced the expansion of its facility in Huntsville is opening of a new building...."


Article Source: whnt.com
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Sunday, January 19, 2014

Huntsville Arts & Cultural Grant Program approved by the City Council

Huntsville Arts & Cultural Grant Program approved by the City Council

Article Title: The Arts Council: Huntsville's $100,000 in city-funded arts grants good return on investment


Huntsville Art CouncilArticle Snip: "...Huntsville Mayor Tommy Battle discusses the city's support of arts programs at a reception at the Von Braun Center Playhouse for 17 organizations receiving a total of $100,000 in city-funded grants Jan. 15, 2014...."

Article Source: al.com
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Thursday, January 16, 2014

Huntsville - Images of America

Huntsville - Images of America

Article Title: Huntsville (Images of America (Arcadia Publishing))Huntsville (Images of America (Arcadia Publishing))


Article Snip: "...Huntsville has served as the unofficial capital of north Alabama since the early 19th century. Settled by John Hunt and developed by ambitious cotton planters, enterprising merchants and professionals, and thousands of families looking for new opportunities in the rich farmland, Huntsville has continued to grow and prosper as 21st-century corporations and government agencies develop new technologies that make the city the center of space and defense-related industries in the South. The city has endured military occupation, storms, financial panics, and the constant threat of economic and social stagnation that occurred in so many communities across the South. Yet Huntsville continued to redefine itself and remain relevant in regional, national, and international affairs. This positive spirit makes..."

Article Source: Amazon.com
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Wednesday, January 15, 2014

Huntsville Mayor Says He Will Not Run for Governor

Moving Alabama Forward…

Article Title: Moving Alabama Forward…


Mayor Tommy Battle
Mayor Tommy Battle
Article Snip: "... we have reduced costs in the past five years without impacting services. In validation of our hard work, the City earned its fifth Triple A credit rating in a row. To be Mayor of Huntsville is a dream job, and I do not believe there are greener pastures elsewhere...."

Article Source: www.tommybattle.com
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Monday, January 13, 2014

Five Questions Relating to Huntsville Economic Development Answered by Visiting Professor

5 questions about Huntsville business with John Whitman, visiting professor of entrepreneurship and leadership at UAH

Article Title: 5 questions about Huntsville business with John Whitman, visiting professor of entrepreneurship and leadership at UAH


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Article Snip: "...One of the local groups Whitman is starting up is Huntsville Open Tech Coffee, a volunteer organization engaged in innovation that works to accelerate high-tech startups and build an entrepreneurial ecosystem in Madison County. ..."

Article Source: www.al.com
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Sunday, January 12, 2014

Huntsville's Toyota Engine Plant Undergoing $150 million expansion project

Alabama auto production sets record in 2013, with more gains expected

Article Title: Alabama auto production sets record in 2013, with more gains expected


Article Snip: "...In Huntsville, Toyota’s engine plant is undergoing a $150 million expansion project to boost machining capacity and parts production for V-6 engines...."


Article Source: www.madeinalabama.com
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