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Alyx Chandler

The city of Birmingham, the Alabama School of Fine Arts and Sloss Furnaces are partnering together to develop a master plan for arts and culture at the historic Sloss Furnaces National Landmark site. more

Oct 19, 2017 11:18 AM Lakeview

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Alyx Chandler

Dynamite Hill-Smithfield nonprofit works to bolster community-led development initiatives. more

Oct 19, 2017 10:59 AM Faces

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Photos by Alyx Chandler.

Comedy program gives locals a chance to open for national acts. more

Oct 19, 2017 10:50 AM Faces

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Photos by Sarah Finnegan.

Pizitz’s only sit-down restaurant, Fero, updates old-school Italian dishes. more

Oct 19, 2017 10:31 AM Sips & Bites

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Photos by Sarah Finnegan.

Halloween sparks interest in Sloss’ real, paranormal history. more

Sep 20, 2017 11:08 AM Happenings

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Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

At new Kyoto Yakitori, familiar is combined with exoticness of Japanese street food. more

Sep 20, 2017 10:44 AM Sips & Bites

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. Photos by Alyx Chandler.

Couple’s garden gallery produces for city’s greenthumbs. more

Sep 20, 2017 10:21 AM Business

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Alyx Chandler

From 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Aug. 21, locals gathered at the Vulcan Park and Museum to watch the partial solar eclipse. The park gave away 200 glasses with the purchase of a ticket. more

Aug 21, 2017 3:39 PM Happenings

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Photo by Alyx Chandler.

If you’ve ever wandered by Highland Avenue in the historic Five Points South area, you might have noticed a certain carousel-looking centaur staring back at you from the width of a large, Victorian-styled window. more

Aug 16, 2017 3:39 PM Neck of the Woods

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Photo by Alyx Chandler.

Water, salt and flour. That’s all it takes for quality bread, said Brooks Taylor, owner and baker at Birmingham Breadworks. more

Aug 16, 2017 3:29 PM Neck of the Woods

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Alyx Chandler

Since co-owners Johnnie Shaneyfelt and Mallory Barnett recently opened their apparel and accessory store on June 25, they said they’ve had a steady stream of curious locals drop in to check it out. more

Aug 16, 2017 3:25 PM Crestwood

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Alyx Chandler

Also on Tuesday, Aug. 15, as per the order by Birmingham Mayor William Bell, city workers covered the Confederate Soldiers and Sailors Monument in Linn Park with wooden boards while officials decide legally how to remove it. more

Aug 16, 2017 2:11 PM Happenings

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Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

Avondale Guitar & Music, which opened June 19 at 4021 First Ave. N., is a partnership between longtime musician Hall and Tom Howle of Tomssound. more

Aug 16, 2017 1:45 PM Business

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Alyx Chandler

Over 100 Southern artists and makers gathered at Sloss Furnaces from noon to 5 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday to showcase their talent, art or goods at the 2017 Southern Makers festival. more

Aug 14, 2017 12:46 PM Happenings

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Alyx Chandler

About 15-20 people were at the Medicare for All Rally At Railroad Park from 5:30-7 p.m. at Railroad Park. The rally was co-hosted by the Birmingham chapter of the Democratic Socialists of America as well as Birmingham Indivisible. more

Aug 4, 2017 4:03 PM Happenings

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Photo by Sarah Finnegan

Located on the corner of First Ave. N and 24th Street across from Mike’s Pawn Shop, Birmingham Food Park is bringing even more buzz — and convenience — to the ever-expanding Birmingham food scene. more

Jul 31, 2017 4:22 PM Central City

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Photo by Emily Featherston.

Hand in Paw’s signature fundraiser, Picasso Pets, is back for another year of painted paws. more

Jul 19, 2017 11:24 AM Happenings

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Photos by Sarah Finnegan.

Bitty’s Living Kitchen makes move into Pizitz Food Hall through Reveal Kitchen. more

Jul 19, 2017 10:57 AM Sips & Bites

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Iron City will be hosting a free Silent Disco party with Demi Lovato to celebrate the release of her new single, "Sorry Not Sorry." The event is first-come, first-serve and open to all ages. more

Jul 12, 2017 11:46 AM Happenings

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The annual food truck rally is put together by the B’ham Food Trucks coalition, which includes food trucks, trailers and other mobile-based businesses in the greater Birmingham area. more

Jun 22, 2017 12:31 PM Central City