Local artist Willie Williams Jr. recently took a trip up to Chicago to install his sculpture, “Trinity,” in West Pullman Park. But how did an artist from Alabama grab the attention of a Chicago art group? Keep reading to find out.Continue reading “Birmingham artist Willie Williams, Jr. chosen to display sculpture in Chicago”
Have you ever wanted to be someone else—outside of Halloween? You might consider looking into cosplay. Two Birmingham residents well-versed in the activity share helpful tips for becoming involved.Continue reading “How much do you know about Birmingham’s cosplay scene? Two experts give us the details—including a BSC counselor!”
Salamanders. Newts. Fire Lizards. No matter what you call them, it’s time to celebrate these short-legged, sleek-bodied, long-tailed amphibians during the Salamander Festival on Saturday, January 25 at Shades Valley Community Church in Birmingham.Continue reading “Discover local Birmingham critters at the 16th annual Salamander Festival on Jan. 25”
Looking to make a move in 2020? This gorgeous four-home development is currently under construction in Vestavia, headed up by popular Over the Mountain builders Slate Barganier. Once you see photos of their work, you’ll realize why these homes are going to sell fast.Continue reading “New development alert! Arden Place brings stunning homes to Vestavia”
“Teams are built in locker rooms,” said boys’ basketball coach Denton Johnson one rainy day at Southside’s Ramsay High School last week. This is why people behind the scenes wanted to have gorgeous new wood lockers built for the magnet school’s basketball gym lockers. Keep reading to find out all the details, and visit Closets by Design Central Alabama to see what they could do for you.Continue reading “3 reasons the new basketball lockers at Southside’s Ramsay High School are a game-changer”
The wait is over.
One of Birmingham’s most beloved restaurants, Hot and Hot Fish Club, will be celebrating its 25th anniversary by debuting its brand-new expanded space on January 23rd at Pepper Place.
If you’ve never made it on the big screen, now is your time! A film shooting right here in Birmingham is on the hunt for extras to be in a party scene on February 8.Continue reading “Calling all movie stars! A Birmingham film is looking for extras.”
What do you get when an Italian born and bred restauranteur opens a new pizzeria downtown? You get Lé Fresca and an ecstatic content producer who’s ready for authentic Italian food in Downtown Birmingham!Continue reading “Ciao Birmingham! Authentic Italian restaurant, Lé Fresca, opening soon on 2nd Ave. N.”
Planning a wedding in Birmingham? Here’s our guide to planning the big day featuring some of Birmingham’s best wedding vendors.Continue reading “Your 7 step guide to getting married in Birmingham”
I got to sit down with Dr. Sharif Melouk, Associate Dean of the Manderson Graduate School of Business at The University of Alabama. Read on to find out more about Dr. Melouk as well as his best advice for furthering your career.Continue reading “Meet Dr. Sharif Melouk—Associate Dean in Alabama’s Forbes-ranked business school”
New year, new you? Clearly that means a new car to zip around Birmingham in, too! And guess what, it doesn’t have to sport a 2020 tag to be brand new to you.Continue reading “Zip through 2020 with these top 2017 auto picks for Birmingham”
Stadium Trace Village is hot (Smoosh Cookies, Super Chix and MELT, we’re looking at you), and it just got hotter with the opening of ARC Realty’s new Hoover office. For two years the folks at ARC Realty have been working to design a welcoming, inviting space that feels like home. Find out five reasons why we think it’ll become your new favorite hangout.Continue reading “Hoover’s Stadium Trace Village adds new concept office for ARC Realty. [PHOTOS]”
This just in–Magic City Brewfest is returning to Sloss Furnaces in 2020. Although you can’t purchase tickets just yet, here are a few things you want to know about the 14th year of this event.Continue reading “Magic City Brewfest is returning to Sloss Furnaces on June 6”
Earlier this month, Birmingham area pizzerias dominated the Big 7 Travel – 25 best places for pizza in Alabama list.
If you’ve tuned in to the news or internet lately, you’ve probably seen the terrible fires that have been ravaging Australia. Although it seems that some coverage has slacked off, the crisis is far from over. Here’s how you can help right here in Birmingham.Continue reading “Want to help Australian wildlife? Here’s how to do it in Birmingham”