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Alabama’s First Alcohol Delivery Service Headed To Montgomery

There is a new type of delivery service in the state of Alabama. In 2021, state lawmakers passed the SB-126 bill that allows for alcohol delivery services to be created. A Birmingham native by the name of Rashad Grimes along with his partners created the first alcohol delivery service called ‘Dippi’. 

New Restaurant on Airbase Boulevard

There’s a new restaurant that opened on Airbase Boulevard. ‘Echelon Grill’ had a small opening Wednesday afternoon, with it’s grand opening happening next week. They will serve breakfast, lunch, and dinner food with a Happy Hour each day. The restaurant is located just down the road from the new Whitewater Park. Echelon Grill owner Michael Perry had this to say…

New Businesses Taking Up Residence in Troy

Some new businesses are making a home for themselves in Troy. December 16, 2021 was the grand opening for the first Dunkin’ Donuts establishment in Troy. Dunkin’ is one of many new businesses that will be taking up residence in the town. It’s not just restaurants coming to Troy but also a bowling alley and 2 more hotels. The Mayor…

Montgomery Mayor Steven Reed Joins Alabama News Rising

Discusses Infrastructure, Amazon Announcement & 2-year Anniversary as Mayor

Montgomery Mayor Steven Reed has had a whirlwind past few weeks. Mayor Reed announced the plans for Amazon to build a 100-million dollar facility and hire five-hundred workers and soon thereafter was in Washington D. C. for the signing of the 1.2 trillion dollar infrastructure bill that will bring millions of dollars of investment to Montgomery. He joined David Lamb…

‘The Market at John Hall’ Gets Renovations Before Re-Opening

The Market at John Hall store formally known as John E Hall General Merchandise is getting some renovations and will be opening back up in the pike road community. The john hall store is a historic location where locals traded goods and collected mail. It is now being transformed into a place for the community to gather once again.

The Grand Opening Celebration Held for 5.11 Montgomery Location

A new store had its grand opening Saturday in the Shoppes at East Chase. 5.11 sells technical apparel, footwear, and gear for tactical professionals and outdoor enthusiasts. This is the first of its stores in Alabama, with 2 more being added in the future. As part of the celebration, the first 50 customers received a 5.11 gift card, and the…