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31. Professional Sales Group of North Alabama, Inc.: At Professional Sales Group of North Alabama, Inc. in Huntsville, AL, the industrial sales, power tools suppliers, ...  
32. Professional Sales Group of North Alabama, Inc.: At Professional Sales Group of North Alabama, Inc. in Huntsville, AL, the industrial sales, power tools suppliers, ...
33. Lock-Doc: Automotive Locksmith, Residential Locksmith, Commercial Locksmith, Locksmith Emergency, Locksmith, Lock Out, Doors ...
34. Saraland Florist & Gift Shop: Florist, Flower Shop, Gift Shop, Funeral Bouquets, Wedding Bouquets, Flower Deliveries, Fruit Baskets, Funeral Flow...
35. Press Register: Alabama's oldest active newspaper, dating back to 1813.  
36. Sam Jones: Mobile‚Äôs current and first African-American mayor.  
37. USS Alabama: a World War 2 battleship turned veterans museum at Battleship Museum Park.  
38. Alabama State University: Public university in Montgomery, AL. Historically it was a private African-American university.  
39. Athens State University: A 2 year public college. It is the only 2 year upper level university in Alabama.  
40. Southern Union State Community College: A public 2 year college in Wadley, AL.  
41. Wallace State Community College: A public community college located on 801 Main Street in Hanceville, AL.  
42. Auburn University: Public university, touted as being one of the largest campuses in the state of Alabama.  
43. Auburn University Montgomery: A public university, essentially a branch campus of Auburn University.  
44. Jacksonville State University: A small public university located in the town of Jacksonville, AL.  
45. Troy University: A public university located in Troy, AL. Part of the Troy University System.  
 
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Freakfest is a city sponsored event on state street that was invented in 2007 for the sole purpose of coopting the spontaneous unsponsored event that had been taking place...

Trustafarian is the portmanteau of the words "trust fund" and "Rastafarian". A trustafarian is typically an upper-middle-class white kid who attends school at Boulder who is wholly funded by his parents (whose fortunes are usually amassed through giant corporations) and talks of the evils of capitalism.

1. The use of "Willy Street" to describe Williamson Street originates with Madison cab dispatchers.

2. Willy street as you pass through might seem a little rough around the edge's, it is a very warm and exciting neighborhood. There are many characters, you get to know the people for who they are and except it for that. I love willy street! (also known as, granola-ville)

3. Willy Street is sometimes also used to refer to the Williamson street Co-op that is located on Williamson street. Example: I'm going to Willy street, do you want anything?

4. Willy Street is short for Williamson Street, home to one of the "hippiest" neighborhoods in Madison, located on the Near East side. In this neighborhood you have the Willy Street Co-op, Jolly Bob's Jerk Joint, a good Caribbean restaurant and bar, as well as other cool hangouts, such as the Weary Traveler. This bar has board games to play while you're drinking with your friends.

5. Willy Street is the nickname for Williamson Street in Madison. The street is well-known as a haven for liberal hippie-types. In recent years some of the more dilapidated homes have been replaced by newer condos.

In January 1996, a blizzard hit and shut down NYC. Hundreds of stranded travelers were forced to live in the terminals of JFK Airport for two days, since even buses and taxis were immobilized.

Slugging is a form of hitchhiking in DC that benefits both the hitchhiker and the driver. The driver can use the much faster HOV lane after taking on a passenger.