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July event: Shades of Grey

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Take time out of your hazy summer for an evening with the MOB.

The fifth anniversary celebration continues with our monthly mixer. Come out July 21 to Grey House Grille in SoHo Square in Homewood [map | wine list] from 5:30 to 7 p.m. We’ll have happy hour specials (beers, martinis, and wine), a nice corner of the patio, and nametags galore.

Anyone in media, advertising, PR and Web should stop by — please tell your colleagues, friends and enemies to join us. Complete details are available on the Evite.

Questions? Contact us or leave a comment.

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June event: Bottletree Bonanza

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Meet us June 16 for our monthly mixer. We’ll be at Bottletree Cafe [map] from 5:30 to 7:30, sipping drinks and kicking back on the patio.

(Sorry about last month’s event: WorkPlay didn’t tell us or anyone that the bar would be closed for the concert. Grrr.)

We promise: No crazy last-minute location changes. No 1920s-style prohibition. No bad weather (fingers crossed).

Anyone in media, advertising, PR and Web should stop by — please tell your colleagues, friends and enemies to join us. Complete details are available on the Evite.

Questions? Contact us or leave a comment.

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May event: WorkPlayMay

May you live in interesting times.

Mother, may I?

Devil may care.

It’s May, and we have a special treat lined up for our monthly mixer.

Join us May 19 for our networking event at WorkPlay in Lakeview [map]. We’ll be there from 5:30 and 7:30. Anyone in media, advertising, PR and Web should stop by — please tell your colleagues, friends and enemies to join us. Complete details are available on the Evite.

Plus: Stick around for a $10 fund-raiser concert featuring Daniel Bashta and Jason Morant. A portion of the proceeds goes to Give Grace, an Auburn-based charity supporting orphans and missions around the world. Show begins at 7.

Questions? Contact us or leave a comment.

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A concert video preview, after the jump …

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Photos from Red White Power

Blessed with beautiful weather and a big crowd — not to mention drink specials, thanks to Chianti Cleggett and The Grape — the MOB was out in full force this week for our April mixer.

Lots of new faces, and a few returning ones as well. But don’t take our word for it. Check out photos from our event at the Summit …

(Next up: May 19 at WorkPlay. Check out who’s playing that night …)

Thanks to all who dropped by.

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April event: Red White Power

Update: See photos from this event.

April showers bring MOB powers. OK, so we never could compose poetry.

[But we can find Waldo.]

Join us April 21 for our networking event at The Grape at The Summit [map]. MOBster Chianti Cleggett set up our patio outing, along with our MOB exclusive drink specials:

A special pinot noir and pinot grigio — normally $9 a glass — will be available to us for $7.

(Of course, if those aren’t your faves, you can pick anything from the extensive wine list or appetizer/dinner menu.

We’ll be there from 5:30 and 7:30 on Monday, April 21. Anyone in media, advertising, PR and Web should stop by — please tell your colleagues, friends and enemies to join us. Complete details are available on the Evite.

Questions? Contact us or leave a comment.

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It all depends on your appetite, after the jump …

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Photos from That Éire Feeling

The luck and the bling of the Irish was with us in March at Speakeasy 1920 downtown. A hearty thanks to those who visited on St. Patrick’s Day.

(Coming up April 21, a night on the patio at the Grape at the Summit.)

Check out photos from our event …

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Intern – al.com

Our pal Matt passed this along:

alabama liveAl.com is seeking candidates for an editorial intern. Internship responsibilities will include maintaining and updating news stories and section front pages, working closely with the editorial production staff to build special report packages, monitoring discussions in forums and blogs, creating photo galleries, monitoring news wires, and updating news, entertainment and sports databases.

Candidates should be pursuing a degree in Journalism or Communications or have comparable work experience. An ideal candidate would have relevant experience, such as working on a school newspaper or web site or a prior internship.

Candidates should possess skills in the following areas:

  • Editing photos with Adobe Photoshop and ImageReady
  • Editing HTML with a text editor
  • Using FTP to publish files to the Internet
  • Strong grammar and spelling skills
  • Strong knowledge of Windows operating systems

Candidates should be prepared to work weekends. This is a full-time, paid position. $10 per hour/40 hours per week.

Please e-mail resume to jobs@al.com with the subject line “editorial internship.”

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March event: That Éire Feeling

Update: See photos from this event.

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Get your St. Patrick’s Day (night) started right with the MOB. Join us at Speakeasy 1920 [map] downtown for our March gathering.

We’ll be there from 5:30 and 7:30 on Monday, March 17. Anyone in media, advertising, PR and Web should stop by — please tell your colleagues, friends and enemies to join us. Complete details are available on the Evite.

Questions? Contact us or leave a comment.

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A video to put you in the mood, after the jump …

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Photos from Strike Rerun

Another February, another night at the Metro Bistro downtown. Thanks to all who came out for our mixer, and look out for our St. Patty’s Day spectacular.

Check out photos from our event …

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Photos from Hiber Nation

A dozen came out to Crestwood Tavern for our MLK Day event for dart watching, jukebox listening, networking, drinking and evening fun.

Check out photos from our event …

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