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The Birmingham City Council passed another resolution today expressing support for improvements at the troubled Zion Memorial Gardens Cemetery. more

Neck of the Woods

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Photo courtesy of Hand in Paw

Hand in Paw will host its annual Picasso Pets fundraiser at The Harbert Center Aug. 11 at 6 p.m. more

Happenings

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Photo by Jesse Chambers

Lawson State teaches computer coding, partners with city on “Birmingham Can Code” initiative more

Happenings

CityWalk open house 7-17-18

Photo by Jesse Chambers

Citizens offered suggestions for the park to be built underneath I-59/20 downtown. more

Happenings

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Photo by Jesse Chambers

Marino's will receive $1 million over 10 years for improvements to its Central Park store. more

Happenings

UAB Hendricks & Lappan

Photos courtesy of UAB.

UAB researchers are studying psilocybin as a possible treatment for cocaine addiction. more

Central City

Shipt sign downtown

Photo by Jesse Chambers

The tech firm is to receive about $1.7 million to create 881 new jobs. more

Central City

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Photo by Jesse Chambers

UAB is installing 18 additional charging stations on campus for electric vehicles. more

Central City

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Photo by Jesse Chambers

The Birmingham City Council voted incentives for a restaurant at the Negro Southern League Museum. more

Central City

BPD Chief Patrick Smith

Photo courtesy City of Birmingham

"We've got to fill our ranks," said Chief Patrick Smith, who took over June 25. more

Neck of the Woods

UAB Summer Band 2014

Photo courtesy UAB.

The band will play patriotic music on the green at Bartow Arena. more

Central City

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Photo by Jesse Chambers

The Birmingham City Council passed several small funding measures June 26. more

Neck of the Woods

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Photo by Jesse Chambers.

The Birmingham City Council approved the $10,000 purchase from the Armory Commission of Alabama on May 29. more

East Lake

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Photo courtesy Marx Brothers Inc.

A family-owned Birmingham firm has launched a sustainability initiative, including the installation of large solar array on the roof of its Second Avenue South facility. more

Lakeview

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Photo courtesy of Ben Vaughn.

Acclaimed chef and Birmingham transplant Ben Vaughn opened Root to Tail restaurant in Mountain Brook in 2017. Now he’s putting down more roots in his adopted city. more

Five Points South

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Photo by Jesse Chambers.

Chatham Hellmers, the founder of Charm — a popular boutique on Second Avenue North downtown — took great pleasure in running her shop, which she opened in 2009. more

Faces

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Photo by Layton Dudley.

The 20-minute show features about 10,000 pounds of fireworks choreographed to patriotic and popular music. more

Happenings

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Photo courtesy of Bozoma Saint John.

The third annual Sloss Tech conference will be at The Lyric Theatre on July 13 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. more

Happenings

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Photos by Jesse Chambers.

Five Points South, which celebrated its 130th anniversary in 2017, is seeing lots of change. more

Business

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Photos by Sarah Finnegan.

Downtown’s rebound has done more than add shops — it energized a neighborly feel. more

Faces

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Photo by Clay Patrick McBride

The Alys Stephens Center has announced its 2018-2019 performance schedule. more

Central City