Major employers in the city include the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, which is a United States Department of Energy national laboratory, and the Bayer pharmaceuticals company laboratory.UC Berkeley was the first college in the University of California system.The school was featured in the movie Mona Lisa Smile, which starred Julia Roberts.The college is known for programs in the liberal arts.Wellesley is also host to the Wellesley Symphony Orchestra and the Massachusetts Horticulture Society.
The city of Lawton plays host to the Wichita Mountains Wildlife Refuge where visitors can see wild buffalo, prairie dogs, and deer.
The city is also located near the Fort Rucker army post.
Troy has a great small town atmosphere with plenty of suburban charm.
The city was the first in the nation to recognize bisexuality with a city-wide recognition of Celebrate Bisexuality Day.
The city is also one of the most racially diverse with more than half of the population being a minority race.