About Us

Iron City Ink is the neighborly news source for the communities in downtown Birmingham, Alabama. We welcome contributions from our readers and community members.

Iron City Ink is published by Starnes Publishing LLC, a Starnes Media company. 

Starnes Publishing LLC
1833 27th Avenue South
Homewood, AL 35209

Other Starnes Media publications:

280 Living · Cahaba Sun · The Homewood Star · Hoover Sun · Village Living · Vestavia Voice

Distribution Points

► What's on Second 

2323 1st Ave. N.


2329 2nd Ave. N.

 Mamanoes Grocery Shop

2301 2nd Ave. N.

 Jim Reed Books

2021 3rd Ave. N.

 Five Points Market

1904 11th Ave. S.

 Crestwood Coffee Co.

5512 Crestwood Blvd.

 Birmingham Public Library - Central Branch

2100 Park Place

 Urban Standard 

2320 2nd Avenue North

► Yo' Mama's Restaurant 

2828 2nd Avenue North

► East 59 Vintage and Cafe

7619 1st Avenue North


Please contact us and let us know what you like about Iron City Ink, and any stories that you think we should know about. Email with any ideas or submissions.