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You can’t stop Mobile from celebrating

All right, I am just going to throw this out there. It’s hot. I felt like this summer was hot, but not as hot as summers in the past. But Friday was so muggy I couldn’t even sit on my front porch without extra fans blowing on...

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Mobile is all over the boob tube!

School is back in session! Insert eye rolls, because all my teacher friends have done nothing but complain that summer went by too fast and they need another week. Yes, they do have to deal with kids all day, and God bless them...

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Basking in that post-Nappies glow

It’s been just over a week since the Nappies were awarded, and the winners’ banners are starting to appear all over town. It’s such a sight to see! Of course some of Boozie’s favorite places have banners but have taken it a step...

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The party was on at the 2017 Nappies

What a week(end)! As you know, the Nappies were awarded last Friday night, and as you may remember, they are my favorite time of year, well, next to Mardi Gras! I mean, they are both the biggest parties in Mobile so what’s not...

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Vaulting into the dog days

Ahhhhh, it’s Nappie time! Somehow the Nappies are already here and y’all didn’t vote me as your favorite Lagniappe columnist. How does Andy over in Cuisine win every year? I know y’all love to hear what went on, and not what...

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Three cheers for the red, white & Blues

What a week it was. Fourth of July on a Tuesday really threw everything off. I mean that was the most Monday-ish Wednesday ever! And even though it was a short week, it felt like the longest week. I vote that most holidays need...

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Mobile hosts a ‘distinguished’ affair

Ah, the 4th of July! That time of year when Mobile, mainly Government Street, becomes a nightmare. Not sure if you noticed, but traffic heading east started really picking up Thursday, by Friday it was at a standstill and on...

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Causeway fun in the sunshine

Y’all, is this real? There’s sunshine in our lives now! Who would have thought this day would finally come? All I can say is no one better complain about it being too hot or too bright outside. I’d rather the weather be...

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Mobile’s Bubba makes the MLB Draft!

Enough is enough! I swear it has never rained this much in my life. I can’t even make plans to be outside because the second I do, it rains. Not to mention all this rain can’t be good for your health — we Mobilians are used to...

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Rain doesn’t stop the music … or star sightings

Rain, rain, go away, come again another day — or some other month! Do we even know what the sun looks like anymore? Luckily, the forecast predicts sunshiny days to come, but I’ll believe it when I see it. After all this rain, my...

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