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Celebrate in New Orleans
Join us Saturday, December 13 for a morning tour of seven grand homes in the New Orleans Garden District and an afternoon in the French Quarter - all at your own pace and just $58 for bus and tour. Details are on our Special Events page.

Have an Extra Working Fridge?
Central Presbyterian Church is expanding its Food Pantry and is in need of refrigerators. If you have a plain, old, working refrigerator, Central will pick it up. Contact Charles Storrs at cell (334) 208-0227

Read or download our October newsletter with updated calendar on our News page.

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Pickets and plants. Details on our Beautification page.

In the News
                   The proposed I-10 bridge has a
                   website - and a logo.

Mayor Stimpson declares a "War On Litter"

Editorial regarding the Blue Creek Coal Terminal addition to be taken up by the Planning Commision on February 6.

The U.S. Department of Transportation is concerned about the huge increases in hazardous material shipments by rail and our aging infrastructure. http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/03/us/concern-over-safety-grows-as-more-oil-rides-the-rails.html?hp

Ghost bikes mark the deaths of two cyclists. http://blog.al.com/live/2013/10/memorial_ghost_bikes_appear_wh.html#incart_flyout_news

The Board of Ed has an offer for Old Shell School, but...
    3. Developer clarifies http://blog.al.com/live/2013/10/developer_interested_in_school.html#incart_river_default
    2. Sale tabled. http://blog.al.com/live/2013/10/historic_old_shell_road_school.html
    1. Back on track for sale. http://blog.al.com/live/2013/10/historic_old_shell_road_school.html

HMPS and Rhonda Davis part company http://blog.al.com/live/2013/10/historic_mobile_preservation_s.html#incart_river_default

Newsletter Online
You can read or download our October Newsletter here.

If you are a paid member and did not recieve one in the mail, please let us know.

Next General Meeting
Scotty E. Kirkland,
Curator of the
History at the
History Museum
of Mobile, will be
the guest speaker
at our next

Mr. Kirkland will
discuss the mus-
eum, it's mission
and plans for next
year as well as give us an introduction to "Ark of India,"  its exciting new exhibit of the work of acclaimed Mobile artist  Roderick D. MacKenzie.

Free and open to all, so feel free to invite your friends and neighbors. Refreshments will be served.

When: Thursday, Nov. 20, 7 PM
Where: St. Mary School, Providence Street and Old Shell Road

Local Holiday Color
Richards DAR House will host their annual Christmas Open House, "O Christmas Tree, O Christmas Tree" on the weekend of December 6th and 7th. Saturday hours will be 10 am to 4 pm and Sunday 1 pm to 4 pm. A $10 donation is asked.