STEM For Kids AL-Mobile Bay Region is holding an open house and ribbon cutting at its location at 5906 Sweetwater Circle in Fairhope on July 29 at 10 a.m., the Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce announced. Serving Greater Baldwin County and Mobile, the location already has a full slate of summer events ongoing and coming…Read More
The Mobile County Commission recently voted to approve the $2.4-million purchase of 61.4 acres of property adjacent to the Mobile County Soccer Complex at 3701 Halls Mill Road, according to a recent press release. The purchase, funded by District 2 Capital Improvement funds, will expand the current footprint of the complex and allow for additional…Read More
The nonprofit Port City Pacers is hosting the Chickasabogue 2-Miler and Hurricane Run 5K on August 10 and August 28, respectively. The first event, Chickasabogue Park in Eight Mile, will start at 6:30 p.m. and include a Grand Prix and Corporate Cup awards celebration starting at 7:30 p.m. The second event, at the Dauphin Island…Read More
According to the Mobile Area Association of REALTORS 2021 May Market Resource, reported by Alabama Newscenter, May home sales increased 26.7% year-over-year (Y/Y) from 423 to 536 closed transactions in Mobile, marking 12 consecutive months of Y/Y gains. Sales increased 4.3% from April, and sales are now up 19.7% year-to-date. The median sales price in…Read More
The Roy Martin Young Anglers Tournament, designed to bring families together and encourage sportsmanship, is taking place on July 10 at 5 a.m.-5 p.m., the Saturday before the Alabama Deep Sea Fishing Rodeo. It is for children 15 years and younger and typically attracts more than 1,500 young anglers. It features 30 categories with prizes…Read More
Lauren Denton’s latest book, The One You’re With, released on July 6. The novel is set near Mobile, where Denton was raised. She now lives with her husband and two daughters in Homewood, Alabama. Her debut novel, The Hideaway, was a Wall Street Journal, USA Today and Amazon Charts bestseller. Hurricane Season, released in spring…Read More
The Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources’ (ADCNR) Marine Resources Division (MRD) has begun accepting applications for funding available through the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2021 in support of activities previously authorized under Section 12005 of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act. The program was established to provide financial relief for…Read More
The Bayou La Batre City Docks Redevelopment Project, which kicked off in September 2020 (Bayou La Batre Docks Redevelopment Begins), has met its schedule for a completed draft master plan. Representing the first of three phases, the draft was influenced by feedback from 498 survey respondents, The Connection reported. Further comments may be submitted to…Read More
Alabama Coasting and the Town of Dauphin Island are holding the Fifth Annual Reggae Weekend beginning on August 13 at 5:30 p.m. at Pirates Bar & Grill and ending with a sunset concert on August 15 at West End Beach. Food and drink specials and crafts will join Reggae music at venues including Green Park,…Read More
Gina Dowdy has joined Express Employment Professionals in Mobile. Dowdy has more than 14 years of experience in the staffing and payroll/human resources software technology industries. According to the Southwest Mobile County Chamber of Commerce, she will be handling all things payroll and invoice related in the role of payroll and accounts receivable administrator. She…Read More
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