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Orange Beach woman receives national honor

Tuesday, December 20, 2016

NEW YORK – During the past 10 years, Consulting Magazine has set out to measure the impact of women on the consulting profession. While it’s impossible to quantify, it’s significant and growing …

Gulf Shores suspends tax discounts

Monday, December 19, 2016

GULF SHORES, AL — The city council voted on Dec. 12 to suspend a sales and lodging tax discount for businesses in the city. “Currently we allow a 2 percent discount on both sales and lodging …

Yard sale to benefit Cystic Fibrosis Foundation

Thursday, December 22, 2016

ORANGE BEACH, AL - Orange Beach has been home to a favorite winter event, the ‘Big’ Yard & Craft Sale. This will be the 14th year for the sale where shoppers find great bargains from more than 25 …

Gulf Shores using windfall to pay off debt

Wednesday, December 14, 2016

GULF SHORES, AL — The city is using several financial windfalls from 2015 for an early payoff a loan for some capital improvements in 2014. Some of the money were from increased revenues, one …

Orange Beach to expand seawall work

Wednesday, December 14, 2016

ORANGE BEACH — As the city contemplates expanding its work on the state-owned fishing wall under the Perdido Pass Bridge, a citizen asked if perhaps the state could contribute some financial …