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May 8, 2018
Rip Current

By Chris Dolce | May 7, 2018 | weather.com

Sun and relaxation might be your top priority when heading for the beach, but there is one more thing to have on the top of your mind: rip currents.

Rip currents are strong but narrow currents that flow away from the beach and pose a...

May 7, 2018
Orange Beach Concierge

ORANGE BEACH, Ala., May 7, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Chef David Pan of Orange Beach Concierge was awarded first place at the 11th Annual National Shrimp Festival Restaurant Challenge – an annual culinary competition for Gulf Coast chefs that was held on April 13, 2018, at The Gulf Coast Culinary Institute at Coastal Alabama Community College.

Pan's dish that took the prize was Grilled Gulf...

May 4, 2018
 Lionfish Removal and Awareness Day

By Mullet Wrapper  

A Lionfish Removal and Awareness event will be held at the Flora-Bama Yacht Club on May 19-20 from 10 a.m. ‘til 5 p.m.

The 4th annual event is free to attend and will include conservation effort and educational booths, lionfish tastings prepared by celebrity chefs, live music and a lionfish tournament.

For the first time ever, the event will...

May 4, 2018
Orange Beach proclaims May 12, 2018 as Lemonade Day Coastal Alabama

On Saturday, May 12, a refreshing, community-wide initiative will launch in Orange Beach with over 80 children operating lemonade stands.

Led by the Coastal Alabama Business Chamber, May 12, 2018 was proclaimed Lemonade Day Coastal Alabama by the Orange Beach City Council at its May 1 meeting.

According to Chamber Chairman Nick Wilmott, Lemonade Day teaches children how to start...

May 4, 2018
Mayor Kennon State of the City address, 5.4.2018

Orange Beach Mayor Tony Kennon presented the annual State of the City address during the Coastal Alabama Business Chamber’s sold-out First Friday Forum on Friday, May 4, 2018 at LuLu's at Homeport Marina in Gulf Shores, Alabama.