University of Mobile President Mark Foley on Thursday announced he will retire from the university after 17 years at the helm.
Foley announced his decision to step down during the Oct. 8 meeting of the university’s Board of Trustees, according to a release from the university.
“Since accepting the position of president of the University of Mobile in 1998, it has been my determination that part of my responsibility is, at the appropriate time, to lead the institution carefully and effectively…
Grocery chain ALDI on Thursday announced it will open its first Tuscaloosa location on Wednesday, Oct. 28.
The new store will be located at 1380 McFarland Blvd., and will officially debut with a grand opening celebration starting at 9 a.m., according to a release from the company.
After the ceremony, the first 100 shoppers will receive a golden ticket, each containing ALDI gift certificates of various amounts.
The New Zealand consul general based in Hawaii, Robert Kaiwai, has come under fire after details about the government's purchase of a $5.4 million Honolulu home for his use were broadcast on the island county's TV3 television station and subsequently published in The New Zealand Herald daily newspaper.
The report published on Tuesday alleged that Kaiwai was involved in the selection of the home, located in Kahala near the neighborhood's tony Kahala Avenue, that was bought for him and his family…