Photos by Sydney Cromwell.

Glen Iris resident experiments with sound using his numerous hand-crafted wind instruments. more

Nov 15, 2017 10:32 AM B'ham Bizarre

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Photos by Sydney Cromwell.

Literacy Council helps adults harness 2nd chance at overcoming lifelong illiteracy. more

Oct 19, 2017 10:55 AM Faces


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The 18th annual Alabama Retailers of the Year award ceremony was held on Oct. 17 at Vestavia Country Club. more

Oct 17, 2017 2:44 PM Business


Courtesy of UAB

The study results were released Wednesday morning at President Ray Watts' State of the University Address. more

Oct 11, 2017 10:00 AM Central City


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The team will compete this Saturday in Nashville. more

Sep 20, 2017 4:18 PM Lakeview


Photo courtesy of Magic City Acceptance Center.

When Birmingham-area LGBT teens and young adults are facing homelessness, they often turn to the Magic City Acceptance Center. more

Sep 20, 2017 12:08 PM Neck of the Woods


Photos by Sydney Cromwell.

The classic tradition of pub songs has come to Birmingham with the formation of the Birmingham Bier Community Choir. more

Sep 20, 2017 11:33 AM B'ham Bizarre


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“Violins of Hope” author to hold Sunday discussion, book signing. more

Sep 14, 2017 3:28 PM Central City


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The proposed development would replace Southtown public housing with a mixed-use, mixed-income development. more

Sep 1, 2017 11:31 AM Central City


Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

This city’s a long way from Scotland, yet there’s not one, but two different bagpipe and drum bands practicing in Southside. more

Aug 16, 2017 4:02 PM B'ham Bizarre

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Photos by Sydney Cromwell.

Ex-felons create Offender Alumni Association as support system for re-entry into society. more

Aug 16, 2017 2:11 PM Faces

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Photos courtesy of Daniel Hargett.

Glen Iris musician, band member creates web series for city’s music scene. more

Aug 16, 2017 1:57 PM Faces 1 Comments


Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

Charter schools, ‘failing’ labels, leadership among key concerns for board hopefuls. more

Jul 19, 2017 11:59 AM


Photo courtesy of Steve Wood/UAB.

More grads opting to plant roots in Magic City thanks in part to new opportunities. more

Jul 19, 2017 11:54 AM Faces


Photo by Ron Burkett.

A small group of Birmingham women are creating an organization for women in scientific careers to network, mentor each other and learn how to share what they know with the broader community. more

Jul 19, 2017 11:02 AM Happenings


Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

Table tennis tourneys bring community together at Saigon Noodle House. more

May 18, 2017 4:34 PM B'ham Bizarre


Photo courtesy of Eugene’s Hot Chicken.

Minority entrepreneurs fueling startup boom at regional-high rates. more

May 18, 2017 4:24 PM Faces


Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

Nonprofits, businesses prepare for a job market impacted by automation and say you should, too. more

Apr 25, 2017 9:33 AM Faces


Photo courtesy of Katelyn Foote.

Red Spot Project challenges community to fill void of feminine hygiene donations. more

Apr 25, 2017 9:30 AM Faces 1 Comments


Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

Adrenaline rush — and yes, real fire — fuels Luminarts fire performance troupe. more

Apr 24, 2017 5:11 PM B'ham Bizarre