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GE Aviation Readies Unique Materials Factories In Alabama

GE Aviation Readies Unique Materials Factories In Alabama

| November 21, 2017 @ 5:00 am

GE Aviation said initial personnel and special processing equipment are in place at a new $200 million factory complex in Alabama that will be America’s first production center for unique materials used to manufacture ceramic matrix composites (CMCs).

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Auto Supplier Bocar To Invest $115m In Alabama Plant With 300-plus Jobs

Auto Supplier Bocar To Invest $115m In Alabama Plant With 300-plus Jobs

| November 20, 2017 @ 5:00 am

Bocar, a Tier 1 automotive supplier, announced plans to invest $115 million in a new plant in Alabama, creating more than 300 jobs in a project that adds to the state’s booming automotive manufacturing sector.

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At 17, Rae’mah Henderson Will Get To Make Her Big Pitch In Rev Birmingham Event

At 17, Rae’mah Henderson Will Get To Make Her Big Pitch In Rev Birmingham Event

| November 19, 2017 @ 5:00 am

Rae’Mah Henderson is only 17 years old, but her ambition and work ethic have always impressed those around her. It was no different when she competed for a shot at a share of $40,000 in startup capital in REV Birmingham’s The Big Pitch, which gives aspiring entrepreneurs the opportunity to pitch their business models to a panel of judges and potential investors.

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First Homeowners Set To Move Into Alabama Power’s Smart Neighborhood This Month

First Homeowners Set To Move Into Alabama Power’s Smart Neighborhood This Month

| November 18, 2017 @ 5:00 am

Checking in on Smart Neighborhood™ – part one

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Barrister Burger At Prop & Gavel In Monroeville Is One Of 100 Dishes To Eat In Alabama Before You Die

Barrister Burger At Prop & Gavel In Monroeville Is One Of 100 Dishes To Eat In Alabama Before You Die

| November 17, 2017 @ 5:00 am

Perhaps it’s not surprising that virtually everything in a Monroeville restaurant has an interesting story. After all, the small Alabama town is synonymous with one of literature’s most beloved stories, “To Kill a Mockingbird.”

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Toyota, Mazda Said To Narrow Choice To North Carolina, Alabama For $1.6 Billion Plant

Toyota, Mazda Said To Narrow Choice To North Carolina, Alabama For $1.6 Billion Plant

| November 16, 2017 @ 5:00 am

Alabama and North Carolina are the final states in the running to win a prized Toyota and Mazda car factory worth $1.6 billion, according to people familiar with the negotiations.

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Alabama Team To Tour Leonardo Aircraft Factory To Advance T-100 Project

Alabama Team To Tour Leonardo Aircraft Factory To Advance T-100 Project

| November 15, 2017 @ 5:00 am

Commerce Secretary Greg Canfield is leading an Alabama delegation traveling today to Italy, where the group will meet with executives of aerospace giant Leonardo and tour a factory where the company manufactures a jet trainer aircraft that could one day be produced in Alabama.

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Doc’s Seafood Shack A Favorite Culinary Coastal Landmark In Alabama

Doc’s Seafood Shack A Favorite Culinary Coastal Landmark In Alabama

| November 14, 2017 @ 5:00 am

Fun in the sun and delicious fried shrimp are signs of a great beach vacation. The fun part can happen at any of our state’s sugary sand beaches. “The best fried shrimp in the entire civilized world” might be found at Doc’s Seafood Shack & Oyster Bar.

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Volunteers Plant Native Trees Along Shades Creek Greenway

Volunteers Plant Native Trees Along Shades Creek Greenway

| November 12, 2017 @ 5:00 am

About 80 volunteers tried to make Homewood a little bit greener by taking part in the annual planting of native tree seedlings along the Shades Creek Greenway on Saturday, Nov. 4.

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Quick And Tasty Jala Jala Meatballs

Quick And Tasty Jala Jala Meatballs

| November 11, 2017 @ 5:00 am

Our friends at Jala Jala show us a quick and tasty recipe you can make when you need something easy and unforgettable for any gathering. For more of Jala Jala’s story, read our Alabama Maker profile.

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International Paper To Invest $300 Million In Alabama Mill

International Paper To Invest $300 Million In Alabama Mill

| November 10, 2017 @ 5:00 am

International Paper plans to invest around $300 million in its Riverdale Mill in Dallas County to expand the company’s industrial packaging business, adding momentum to a significant growth spurt for the state’s forest products industry.

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Royal Technologies Kicks Off $14 Million, 25-job Expansion In Cullman

Royal Technologies Kicks Off $14 Million, 25-job Expansion In Cullman

| November 5, 2017 @ 5:00 am

Royal Technologies Corp. announced a $14 million expansion of its Cullman manufacturing operation, a project that will create 25 jobs.

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Area Development Ranks Alabama Among Top Business-Friendly States

Area Development Ranks Alabama Among Top Business-Friendly States

| November 4, 2017 @ 5:00 am

Area Development, a national economic development-focused publication, once again ranked Alabama among the top states for doing business. In a new survey, Alabama earned high marks for improved economic development policies, its proven workforce development program and a long-running shovel-ready sites initiative.

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Solving The Labor And Employment Challenges In Birmingham

Solving The Labor And Employment Challenges In Birmingham

| November 3, 2017 @ 5:00 am

Are there enough people in the Birmingham area available for hire if Amazon chooses the Magic City as its second headquarters?

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Celebrate Dia De Los Muertos At Birmingham’s Pepper Place On Nov. 2

Celebrate Dia De Los Muertos At Birmingham’s Pepper Place On Nov. 2

| November 2, 2017 @ 5:00 am

Celebrate a cultural extravaganza at Pepper Place in Birmingham on Thursday, Nov. 2, featuring traditional Dia de los Muertos festivities.

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