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ERICA TECHO

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Photo by Erica Techo

Macaroni and cheese is a staple comfort food, and when Community Grief Support’s junior board was brainstorming a potential food festival, it was an easy choice to make it the center of attention. more

Jul 19, 2017 11:36 AM Happenings

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Sarah Finnegan

The ribbon cutting was held on June 28, and residents started moving in the week before. more

Jun 29, 2017 8:46 AM , Business

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Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

Officials: Solving the persistent problem of parking requires long-term culture shift. more

Jun 28, 2017 1:01 PM Faces

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Erica Techo

The annual beer festival, hosted by Free the Hops, will take place at Avondale Park on July 29. The event will be from 4-8 p.m. more

Jun 14, 2017 5:03 PM Happenings

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Photo by Erica Techo.

More young professionals coming over the mountain to plant their roots in city. more

May 18, 2017 4:29 PM Faces

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Photos by Erica Techo

In March, the Benevolent Fund established Blazer Kitchen, an on-campus food bank open to all UAB employees and students. more

May 18, 2017 3:59 PM Faces

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Photo by Erica Techo.

Magic City Brewfest is returning to Sloss Furnaces for its 11th year, and organizers are working to make sure attendees learn more about the beers they try this year. more

May 18, 2017 3:39 PM Happenings

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Erica Techo

The coffee house on 2nd Avenue North reopened on April 26, following several months of repairs. more

Apr 26, 2017 9:19 AM Business

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Erica Techo

This will be the music festival's sixth year. more

Mar 1, 2017 1:49 PM Happenings

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Photo by Erica Techo.

New meatball-themed restaurant opens in Lakeview. more

Oct 27, 2016 12:32 PM Sips & Bites

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Erica Techo

Amendment 14, the final amendment on the ballot, would correct a procedural inconsistency in the legislature while grandfathering in nearly 700 local bills. more

Oct 25, 2016 3:40 PM Neck of the Woods

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Erica Techo

Coffee shops will have free coffee while supplies last, starting at 7 a.m. more

Oct 4, 2016 3:37 PM Happenings

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Photos by Patty Bradley.

What goes with cinnamon sugar, white-and-red barbecue sauce, kimchi and Nutella? more

Sep 29, 2016 11:45 AM Sips & Bites

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Photo by Erica Techo.

Making it out of a parking deck to get to a restaurant for lunch in an hour or less can be difficult sometimes — especially downtown. more

Sep 1, 2016 9:31 AM Happenings

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Erica Techo

Birmingham Fashion Week took place at Boutwell Auditorium from Aug. 25-27. more

Aug 29, 2016 1:27 PM Happenings

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Kristin Williams

Topgolf, a golf entertainment complex, might soon have a location in Birmingham. more

Aug 9, 2016 2:29 PM Business

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Erica Techo

As part of YouthServe Birmingham’s Advanced Service Camp, students from the Greater Birmingham area gathered during one of their last weeks of summer for informational panels, brainstorming sessions and service projects. more

Aug 2, 2016 5:11 PM Happenings

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Photo by Erica Techo.

Bruce and Scottie Lanier started MakeBHM as a way to break down barriers such as access to power tools for woodworking, ceramics or welding, monetary barriers or a lack of space. more

Jul 29, 2016 10:48 AM Faces

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Photo by Erica Techo.

The rise of technology has not affected the core themes of childhood. Fresh Air Family, a group geared toward getting kids and families outdoors, bases its classes and camps on this principle. more

Jul 29, 2016 10:36 AM Faces

A new option for margaritas and tacos is coming to Southside. more

Jul 29, 2016 10:28 AM Neck of the Woods