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Where to Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in Tuscaloosa

This is one of the rare years that St. Patrick's Day falls on a Friday and Tuscaloosa will have plenty of green beer, live music, and drink specials ready to go. 

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New Tuscaloosa Restaurant Hosting Open Interviews, Looking to Hire 100 Employees

The new Metro Diner in Midtown Village in Tuscaloosa will be opening soon, and the restaurant is looking to hire a full staff. 

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This Tuscaloosa Shopping Center Has a Crazy Past–It Used to Be an Indoor Mall!

Tuscaloosa has a fascinating history, and its retailers are no exception. When you're out and about shopping, you have no idea what the building you're in may have been in a past life. There are restaurants downtown that used to be banks, apartments that used to be offices--and there's a shopping center that used to be an indoor mall.

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Sewage overflows out of a manhole in the middle of a Birmingham street, and flows down a nearby storm drain, eventually ending up in Village Creek. (Photo by Nelson Brooke)
Sewage overflows out of a manhole in the middle of a Birmingham street, and flows down a nearby storm drain, eventually ending up in Village Creek. (Photo by Nelson Brooke)
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Black Warrior Riverkeeper Urges Local Officials to Improve Public Notification of Sewage Spills

When hundreds of thousands of gallons of raw sewage get spilled into local waterways, the public has a right to know. Black Warrior Riverkeeper is seeking to change the way we're notified after a sewage spill, the local environmental advocacy agency wants us to get information in a more reliable and timely manner.

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City of Tuscaloosa Breaks Ground on New Alberta Park

The city of Tuscaloosa held a ceremony on a beautiful Friday morning to break ground on a $1.2 million Alberta Park. 

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Mark Zuckerberg Spotted in Tuscaloosa, Gordo, on UA Campus

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is in Tuscaloosa today and on UA's campus as he tours the United States with his wife, Priscilla Chan.

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5 Last-Minute Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas in Tuscaloosa

It's Valentine's Day! Do you have a gift for your sweetheart? If you totally spaced and forgot your Valentine, don't worry: I'm here to save the day with these last-minute Valentine's Day gift ideas--and you don't have to leave Tuscaloosa to find them!

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iHeartMedia To Sell the “Clear Channel” Name ?

"Clear Channel" according to the Urban Dictionary, is "the reason why radio sucks and the blame for high concert ticket prices."  iHeartMedia is selling it's old name (Clear Channel) to it's parent company, or basically itself, says Inside Radio...

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Morning Pointe Celebrates Twenty Years in Tuscaloosa with Free Car Show, Antiques Appraisals, and ‘Taste of the Town’ Saturday, February 11, 2017

Morning Pointe is celebrating twenty years of serving Tuscaloosa with a huge party this Saturday--and you're invited! 

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Long-Standing Tuscaloosa Gas Station Closes Unexpectedly

Tuscaloosa was caught off guard today when a long-standing service station abruptly called it quits. The Raceway gas station off 15th Street/Veteran's Memorial Parkway is now closed.

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