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7 restaurants in Birmingham serving up tasty fried green tomatoes

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When I dream of fried green tomatoes, this is literally what I see. Photo via Hannah Eans for Farrelly’s Southern Bar & Kitchen

Growing up, my grandma’s homemade fried green tomatoes were one of my favorite dishes. It wasn’t until I got older that I realized fried green tomatoes are a southern delicacy.

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Bham’s own Jordan Fisher returns to starring role on Broadway

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Jordan Fisher is returning to his leading role in Dear Evan Hansen. Photo via Walt Disney Television.
Jordan Fisher is returning to his leading role in Dear Evan Hansen. Photo via Walt Disney Television.

One of Birmingham’s own is returning to center stage on Broadway. Jordan Fisher will be back in the spotlight for his starring role in Dear Evan Hansen. Keep reading to learn more. 

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Nonstop BHM flights to DC and Houston resuming on Southwest

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Southwest is bringing back daily flights to DC and Houston from Birmingham. Photo via Birmingham Airport Authority.
Southwest is bringing back daily flights to DC and Houston from Birmingham. Photo via Birmingham Airport Authority.

Birmingham just got a little closer to the Washington Monument. Southwest Airlines is resuming flights to Baltimore/DC and Houston from the Magic City, and I’m ready to pack my bags. Keep reading for more on how to reach two of America’s most exciting cities right here from BHM.

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3 reasons why you need to try Evelyn’s Southern Fare

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Evelyn’s Southern Fare owners Christie Lowe and Chef Chris Melville. Photo via Claire Hancock for Bham Now

Nestled in the heart of Mountain Brook’s English Village, Evelyn’s Southern Fare is the new chapter of a new local favorite. It’s time to re-introduce yourself to the restaurant formerly known as Bobby Carl’s Table on the corner of Cahaba Road.

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7 ways you can organize your closet with one Birmingham-based designer

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Designer Megan White of Closets by Design with a client. Photo via Riley Campbell for Bham Now

As more people transition from home back to the outside world, we’re looking at our closets with a different eye. What needs to go? What do we keep? Maybe we’ve gained a few pounds from the stress of the last 14.5 months, and it’s time for a closet makeover. We reached out to designer Megan White of Closets by Design for her top pro tips for the rest of us. Here’s what she said.

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Meet Magic City Dentistry’s new dentist, Dr. Mollie Helf

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Dr. Helf, Magic City Dentistry’s new dentist. Photo via Nathan Watson for Bham Now

Earlier this year, Magic City Dentistry welcomed a new member to their staff—Dr. Mollie Helf! Dr. Helf recently took over as the primary dentist at Magic City Dentistry, so we popped over to visit and learn more about her story.

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41 new home listings await you across Birmingham, June 11-13

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Are you looking for a new home in Birmingham? We’ve got 41 fresh, new listings for you to check out this weekend – you’re sure to find the perfect home for you. Enjoy!

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2959 SHOOK HILL PARKWAY MOUNTAIN BROOK,AL 35223 (RealtySouth)


2959 SHOOK HILL PARKWAY
MOUNTAIN BROOK,AL 35223
sq. ft.
7 bedrooms 8 full/2 half baths
$2795000
For more info, contact Stephanie Robinson at 205-229-6247 or email srobinson@realtysouth.com


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Monday Night Brewing’s breakfast burrito declared “Best in the World” according to Far & Wide

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Monday Night Social Club’s Chef Kyle Lacey and Juliana Campbell, manager with the nationally recognized breakfast burrito. Photo by Pat Byington for Bham Now

Birmingham’s Monday Night Brewing Social Club makes one of the best breakfast burritos in the world, according to the national digital publication Far & Wide

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These 6 Birmingham-made spirits will amp up your cocktails—cheers!

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A toast to supporting local + making great drinks. Photo via Matthew Niblett for Bham Now

Nothing screams summer more than sipping a refreshing cocktail on your patio. If you want to test your own mixology skills while supporting local, check out these six Birmingham-made spirits.

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How to make the most out of HydroFest at Lake Guntersville, June 26-27

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Catch all the excitement at HydroFest. Photo via Lake Guntersville

Whether you’re a water sports fanatic or just want a weekend by the water, HydroFest is returning to Lake Guntersville and it is the place to be from June 26-27. Keep reading for your guide to making the most of it.

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Birmingham joins USA Wheelchair Football League

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Move United wheelchair football photos and testimonials. Photo copyright Reed Hoffmann. Provided to Bham Now via Lakeshore Foundation

The USA Wheelchair Football League (USAWFL), which was established through a grant from the NFL, has selected Birmingham as its newest expansion team. Based at the Lakeshore Foundation, the new team’s name is the Birmingham Hammers. 

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5 reasons you’ll want to visit Tupelo, MS this summer—including Elvis Presley’s birthplace

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Imagine seeing this sunset… in real life. Photo via Visit Tupelo, MS

If you’re anything like me, the summer months inspire you to make vacay plans every other week. Nearby Tupelo, Mississippi is the perfect spot to make memories with colorful murals adorning the streets, innovative dishes at restaurants across town and warm smiles from everyone you pass. Check out these inspiring experiences over the summer and get to know Tupelo like a local.

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See how Rotary has made a difference in Alabama this year

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Rotary members planting a garden while filming a PSA about the organization. Photo via The University of Alabama Journalism and Creative Media Department

You’ve heard about their work and seen their projects—but do you really know what Rotary is all about? If you live in the northern half of Alabama, odds are you’ve been impacted by one of Rotary’s many projects. We took a look at their work in 2021 to learn more about the ways Rotary District 6860 impacts lives, both locally and internationally.

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