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October 14, 2020
Poster for Arts Afire! Fall Festival set for October 31st at Coastal Arts Center of Orange Beach

The Coastal Arts Center of Orange Beach will host its annual Arts Afire! Fall Festival on Saturday, October 31st.  

The public is invited to stop by between 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. to enjoy hot glass demonstrations and projects, Raku pottery firings and a trick-or-treat trail for the kiddos! So get those costumes on early and enjoy a fun family day. 

The Coastal Art Center is hosting...

October 14, 2020
Here’s How Survivors Can Appeal FEMA’s Determination Letter

FEMA News Release, October 14, 2020

MONTGOMERY, Ala. –  Every homeowner and renter who sustained damage from the effects of last month’s Hurricane Sally has the right to appeal FEMA’s decision on their disaster assistance application.

The first step in appealing the decision is reading your determination letter carefully. Sometimes FEMA just needs additional information...

October 13, 2020
Alabama announces weekend fishing for Red Snapper for private anglers

Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources | October 13, 2020

The Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources’ (ADCNR) Marine Resources Division (MRD) will open weekends for red snapper fishing for private recreational anglers beginning Saturday, October 17, 2020. The weekends will consist of Saturdays beginning at 12:01 a.m. and run until midnight on...

October 13, 2020
State Park Road to close temporarily for repairs to Lakeview Trail

Gulf State Park | Press Release | October 13, 2020

Gulf Shores, ALA. – Repairs to the trail along State Park Road (formerly Hwy. 135) began Monday [October 12, 2020] and will require closure of this road Wednesday through Friday, October 14-16, from 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. daily. As an alternate route, please take Hwy. 59 to East Beach Blvd (Hwy 182).  

Hurricane Sally caused damage...

October 12, 2020
Post for Flora-Bama Revived Mullet Toss, October 23-25

FLORA-BAMA COMMUNITY PRESS RELEASE | MONDAY, OCTOBER 12, 2020

With the [Florida] Governor’s sanctioning of outdoor events, the iconic roadhouse, straddling the Florida/Alabama line, invites the public for a day at the Beach! An abbreviated version of its annual April event, families are invited to come out to the beautiful white sands of Perdido for a day of fun and festivities...