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EMILY FEATHERSTON

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Photo courtesy of Vulcan Park and Museum

Readers of Iron City Ink and its sister publications gave a list of suggestions on where to best see the city's largest fireworks show. more

Jul 4, 2017 8:30 AM Happenings

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Emily Featherston

The afternoon featured Birmingham's favorite food trucks, some adoptable dogs and a few educational activities. more

Jun 26, 2017 11:01 AM Happenings

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It takes three days of setup, a team of eight people and 5,000 pounds of gunpowder to pull off Birmingham’s biggest fireworks show of the year, and July 4, 2017, promises to be no different. more

Jun 22, 2017 11:47 AM Happenings

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Weather forecasters are reminding Central Alabama residents that tropical systems can cause dangerous conditions, even hundreds of miles inland. more

Jun 20, 2017 5:10 PM Neck of the Woods

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Photo by Erica Techo.

What started as a small party to celebrate the anniversary of Slice Pizza & Brewhouse has grown into a full-scale destination event, and for its sixth year, Slicefest promises to be just as big. more

May 18, 2017 3:50 PM Happenings

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Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

With Za’atar, Vestavia native brings Mediterranean tastes to Pepper Place. more

Apr 25, 2017 9:25 AM Sips & Bites

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Photo by Ron Burkett

Water usage restrictions are now voluntary, according to the drought management plan. more

Jan 24, 2017 6:12 PM Happenings

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Emily Featherston

Cocktails and glamour are celebrated at hidden Avondale watering hole The Marble Ring. more

Jan 24, 2017 2:45 PM Sips & Bites

The winter weather situation was becoming more clear Thursday afternoon. more

Jan 5, 2017 3:55 PM Happenings

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Courtesy of Alabama Forestry Commission

After rainfall returned to the state, the Governor's office and Alabama Forestry Commission have lifted burning restrictions. more

Dec 5, 2016 4:25 PM Happenings

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Ron Burkett

Continued lack of rain as well as above-normal temperatures have exacerbated the already extreme drought conditions. more

Nov 4, 2016 3:43 PM Neck of the Woods

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Emily Featherston

The Birmingham Water Works Board issued the drought warning after continued dry conditions. more

Oct 20, 2016 10:04 AM Happenings

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Emily Featherston

The ban on outdoor burning affects 46 counties in the state, including Jefferson and Shelby. more

Oct 13, 2016 8:31 AM Happenings

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Emily Featherston

September and October are usually dry, but the area has had even less rainfall than normal. more

Oct 4, 2016 4:41 PM Happenings

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Emily Featherston

The 13th annual event brought together the city's favorite restaurants at Sloss Furnaces. more

Sep 25, 2016 7:32 PM Happenings

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Emily Featherston

The three day festival offered a variety to traditional Greek food and experiences for guests to enjoy. more

Sep 17, 2016 10:51 PM Happenings

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Emily Featherston

The festival at St. George Melkite Greek-Catholic Church celebrates its 35th year this weekend. more

Sep 12, 2016 3:56 PM Happenings

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Emily Featherston

The U.S. Animal Law Center held its first Paws, Pints and Performances Music and Arts Festival at Avondale Brewing Company Saturday. more

Jul 10, 2016 12:00 PM Happenings