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Damage to the “Before I die” mural—find out how to stay involved

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Don’t miss the chance to make your mark on the “Before I die” mural when Marcus Fetch repaints it. Photo via Matthew Niblett for Bham Now

This morning, the beloved “Before I die” mural on Morris Avenue was caught in a fire. We caught up with Marcus Fetch, the artist behind the mural, to see what’s next.

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Meet the Birmingham Squadron, the new NBA G-League basketball team coming to The Magic City

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New logo of the Birmingham Squadron. Photo via Birmingham Squadron

It’s official—The Magic City’s new G-League basketball team will be named the Birmingham Squadron. Keep reading to learn the meaning behind Squadron, when the 2021-2022 season starts and how YOU can win tickets!

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Whiskey Foxtrot Burger Dive, Sorelle Café + 3 more openings and reopenings that you’ll love

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All smiles here as they gear up for a grand opening!
All smiles here as they gear up for a grand opening! Photo via Whisky Foxtrot Burger Dive’s Facebook

Hey, Birmingham! Another week, another round of five fantastic Birmingham openings. We have rounded up our top openings (and a few faves that are reopening) for all of your upcoming weekend plans that seem so far away. Keep reading to see what it’s all about.

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From scorchers to flash floods—what in the world is going on with our weather?

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Your umbrella is July’s hottest accessory. Photo via Nathan Watson for Bham Now

The past few weeks have been a grueling combination of sweltering heat, major rainfall and even some destructive flooding. What’s going on with Birmingham weather? We caught up with the National Weather Service to get the scoop.

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10 great summer reading recs from Birmingham bookstores + book bloggers

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Summer reading recommendations from Birmingham bookstores coming your way. Photo via Little Professor

Do you remember the childhood joy of strolling the Scholastic book fair at school? Even if your days of required school reading are gone, it’s never too late to recapture the magic of reading a book you love. We reached out to Birmingham bookstores and book bloggers for their top summer reading recs—check ’em out.

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It’s National Tequila Day! Check out our guide for 8 spots to get your drink on in Birmingham, including specials

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Whether you like your margs on the rocks or frozen, Moss Rock Tacos and Tequila has something for everyone! Photo via Yellowhammer Photography

Everyone knows that tequila is a happy hour staple, so it’s no surprise that it has its own holiday. What better way to celebrate than to pour up and party? Check out our guide to some of our favorite cocktails in Birmingham to help you bring in National Tequila Day.

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Secret Stages celebrates 10 years as the ultimate Birmingham festival

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City Electric played at Secret Stages in 2018. The festival highlights up-and-coming artists. Photo via Tyler Woods for Secret Stages

Secret Stages is celebrating its 10th anniversary in Birmingham this year. The music discovery festival spotlights the Magic City’s thriving arts scene. Keep reading to learn more about the unique event’s legacy and future. Tickets are on sale now.

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53 new home listings in Birmingham, July 23—find yours now

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Are you looking for a new home in Birmingham? We’ve got 53 fresh, new listings for you to check out this weekend – you’re sure to find the perfect home for you. Enjoy!

Photo of 4225 OLD LEEDS LANE MOUNTAIN BROOK
4225 OLD LEEDS LANE MOUNTAIN BROOK,AL 35213 (RealtySouth)


4225 OLD LEEDS LANE
MOUNTAIN BROOK,AL 35213
sq. ft.
5 bedrooms 3 full/1 half baths
$699000
For more info, contact Dana Norton at 205-266-5050 or email dnorton@realtysouth.com


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