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Mota Autohaus

Jesse Chambers

Two Birmingham entrepreneurs — the husband-and-wife team of Manuel Mota and Alexis Ginsburg — say they want to change the way people look at auto repair shops. Read more

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Now that longtime skateboarder Peter Karvonen is older, he’s no longer skating to compete or prove his skills to anyone. Read more

Faces

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Photo courtesy of Courtnee Davis.

Akinlosotu and Bradley said the store lends itself to modern culture. Read more

Avondale

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Photo by Kamp Fender.

Williams is flexible with the services he provides and can also simply help move or clean. Read more

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Photo Courtesy of Western Supermarkets

The independent grocer announced both Birmingham locations will close. Read more

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Photo by Kamp Fender

The Alabama Environmental Council was recently forced to close its popular Community Recycling Center in Avondale. Read more

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It takes a certain kind of art to draw drivers’ eyes off their next turn and onto a particular sign or storefront. Read more

Faces

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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. Read more

Faces

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Photos by Sarah Finnegan.

Birmingham native flexes creative muscle at Akioboy. Read more

Business

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Photo courtesy of Eugene’s Hot Chicken.

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

Faces

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Photos by Jesse Chambers.

Mike Cohen, owner of 1st Avenue business for over 5 decades: ‘I feel like I’m at home.’ Read more

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Erica Techo

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

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Sydney Cromwell

Downtown businesses making 4-legged friends part of company cultures Read more

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Photo by Frank Couch.

Birmingham Wholesale Furniture and Style Advertising are teaming up to bring a little extra flair to Second Avenue South. Read more

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Photos by Sarah Finnegan.

Downtown designer purveys unique experiences, not ‘disposable fashion.’ Read more

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Photos by Shay Allen.

You probably don’t think of downtown Birmingham as a retail hotbed for holiday shopping. Read more

Faces

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Photos courtesy of Michael Anderson.

Birmingham resident teaches more than just dance. Read more

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Photo by Frank Couch.

Bib and Tucker Sew-Op teaches sewing skills to foster a community-oriented textile operation Read more

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Photo by Jesse Chambers.

Sam Pokhrel, co-owner of Chai Market on Southside, is proud of his store’s heritage. Read more

Neck of the Woods

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Photo courtesy of Burton Advertising.

Zebbie Carney, owner and creator of Eugene’s Hot Chicken, a popular food truck in the Magic City, said he is excited, to say the least, about the storefront he’ll soon occupy in the Uptown entertainment district at the BJCC. Read more

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  • Pizitz Food Hall Opening

    Sarah Finnegan

    Pizitz Food Hall Opening

    City workers, investors and various members of the project gathered at Pizitz Food Hall for its grand opening on March 16, 2017 in Birmingham, Al.

  • Pizitz Food Hall Opening

    Sarah Finnegan

    Pizitz Food Hall Opening

    City workers, investors and various members of the project gathered at Pizitz Food Hall for its grand opening on March 16, 2017 in Birmingham, Al.

  • Pizitz Food Hall Opening

    Sarah Finnegan

    Pizitz Food Hall Opening

    City workers, investors and various members of the project gathered at Pizitz Food Hall for its grand opening on March 16, 2017 in Birmingham, Al.

  • Pizitz Food Hall Opening

    Sarah Finnegan

    Pizitz Food Hall Opening

    City workers, investors and various members of the project gathered at Pizitz Food Hall for its grand opening on March 16, 2017 in Birmingham, Al.

  • Pizitz Food Hall Opening

    Sarah Finnegan

    Pizitz Food Hall Opening

    City workers, investors and various members of the project gathered at Pizitz Food Hall for its grand opening on March 16, 2017 in Birmingham, Al.

  • Pizitz Food Hall Opening

    Sarah Finnegan

    Pizitz Food Hall Opening

    City workers, investors and various members of the project gathered at Pizitz Food Hall for its grand opening on March 16, 2017 in Birmingham, Al.