Showing posts from August, 2012

Alabama license plate historian recounts 'Heart of Dixie' history

Zoos and Climate Change

NYTimes: Turn Off the Phone (and the Tension)

Alabama to receive federal grant to restore longleaf pine forests |

Birmingham Water Works Board votes to buy iPads for its members |

EPA wants more study before it issues construction OK for Birmingham Northern Beltline |

Volunteers sought for community cleanup of Valley Creek in Midfield, Bessemer |

Candidate Mitt Romney blasts Obama, raises $2 million at Birmingham fundraiser |

About 75 people, mostly Hispanic, protest during Mitt Romney visit to The Club in Birmingham (video) |

Birmingham's Complete Streets policy recognized in national report |

Alabama lags in incentives for solar power |

Snail thought extinct found in the Cahaba River |

As Newspapers Shrink, Public Officials Worry

States and fishing groups push back against federal mandate to remove idle oil and gas platforms (gallery, video) |