Good Day Alabama: Feb. 15, 2016 - WBRC FOX6 News - Birmingham, AL

Good Day Alabama: Feb. 15, 2016

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Here's what you saw on Good Day Alabama: 

JEH JEH LIVE - Jeh Jeh joined us live from Children's of Alabama to learn more about Heart Health month at Children's! The Children's of Alabama Building turns red today to promote the cause. He also learned about the gym/workout area for the kids to get the recommends 60 minutes a day of activity and he met a very special young lady who recently had a heart transplant. 

TOY FAIR - The holidays may be over, but the high-stakes toy industry is already preparing for the 2016 season. Amidst changes in marketing, retailing and, of course, what excites kids, the industry once again puts it all on the line as they try to entice and entertain today's kids. The Toy Guy Chris Byrne provides a sneak peak on what consumers can expect to see on store shelves this year. Just back from the overseas shows and having met with manufacturers throughout the fall, Chris is uniquely positioned to provide insight into what's ahead in 2016. Chris provides a behind the scenes look at some of the latest toys and trends being launched for 2016, some of which are already heading to shelves as manufacturers hope to catch the hearts and imaginations of kids nationwide. He gives us an exclusive first look and discuss what your kids are likely going to be asking for this year, as manufacturers place their bets—and try to get an early read—on what will be hot for kids this year. He touches on everything from hot trends, new hot products and the state of play and the U.S. toy industry as we move into 2016. For more information viewers can visit www.ttpm.com.

ASK THE GARDENER - Fred Spicer, Executive Director of the Birmingham Botanical Gardens, took questions from viewers about their gardening needs. For more information, call 205-414-3950 or visit bbgardens.org.

CHICAGO AUTO SHOW - Mike talked with Automotive Expert Mike Caudill who was live at the Chicago Auto Show in McCormick Place, Chicago, Illinois. Mike Caudill previewed never before seen cars and concepts including new reveals from Kia, RAM, Chevy, Infiniti, Hyundai, Mercedes and other news coming from the show. First staged in 1901, the Chicago Auto Show is the largest auto show in North America and has been held more times than any other auto exposition on the continent. This year marks the 108th edition of the Chicago Auto Show. The show is open to the public February 13th – 21st. For more on the show visit: http://www.chicagoautoshow.com/

Tomorrow on Good Day Alabama, get ready for a night under the big top for a good cause! We tell you all about it! Our wildlife expert joins us with some advice for you! We check in with our nutritionist for the latest health news. New music and movies heading to store shelves... we show you what's new in entertainment! Join us for this and much more tomorrow on Good Day Alabama!

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