Archive for June, 2010

Grow Alabama Delivers Fresh Local Produce

Grow Alabama Delivers Fresh Local Produce

It is a common sight alongside nearly any rural road throughout Alabama. Acres of farmland producing a wide variety of tasty vegetables, from squash and corn and sweet potatoes to the state’s beloved trio of greens: collard, turnip and mustard. Dairy cows are plentiful, and there seemingly is a chicken in nearly every spot.

But even though it is easy to see such produce from your car window, it can be difficult to find Alabama grown-and-raised products in your grocery store. State agricultural officials have estimated that more than 95 percent of the fresh produce in Alabama grocery stores originated from someplace other than Alabama.

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Posted in Uncategorized on June 18 by Cary Estes

‘Taste of Argentina’ at daniel george restaurant

‘Taste of Argentina’ at daniel george restaurant

Join daniel george restaurant Wednesday, June 23, 7:00 p.m. for ‘A Taste of Argentina’
Excellent wines and foods for $45 per person. 5 fabulous (and affordable) wines to accompany all of this great food!

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Posted in dg restaurant on June 10 by admin

The Bright Star Celebrates 103 Years

The Bright Star Celebrates 103 Years

The Bright Star has been a Birmingham staple since 1907 and this year marks their 103rd birthday. Visit The Bright Star this summer to join in on the celebration! Including a gift card contest, special menus and more.

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Posted in The Bright Star on June 7 by nate