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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


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

Jan 24, 2017 6:12 PM Happenings


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


Emily Featherston

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

Sep 25, 2016 7:32 PM Sights


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 Sights

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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 Sights


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