Longtime Birmingham Chamber head dies at 88
Don Newton, who led the Birmingham Area Chamber of Commerce for more than 25 years before retiring in 1999, has died. He was 88. The chamber was the forerunner of the Birmingham Business Alliance. – AL.com
Lockheed Martin celebrates 60 years in Huntsville
Lockheed Martin this month is celebrating 60 years of having a Huntsville campus. Headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland, the company broke ground in Huntsville on May 22, 1963. – Lockheed Martin
Von Maur’s opening 1st Dry Goods in Alabama
Von Maur’s Dry Goods will open later this year at Bridge Street Town Center in Huntsvile. The retailer specializes in junior contemporary women’s fashion. – AL.com
Doster’s Watts Hampton Cove opens in Huntsville
Birmingham-based Doster Construction Co. has completed, with Birmingham-based real estate developer Daniel Corp., the Watts Hampton Cove, an apartment development in Huntsville. The 336-unit complex is on 22 acres in east Huntsville. – Doster Construction Co.