David Fleming

INK NOTW CC Zyp bikes.jpg

Photo by Jesse Chambers.

Birmingham’s Zyp BikeShare program came to an end Dec. 31 after a five-year run, but another city-approved vendor will step up soon to offer personal transportation options in the city, officials said. Read more

Central City

Leah Tucker - Carver Theatre

Photo by Erin Nelson.

Some of the most important events of the Civil Rights Movement of the 1960s took place in the Civil Rights District, which includes such iconic facilities as Kelly Ingram Park, 16th Street Baptist Church and the Birmingham Civil Rights Institute. Read more


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Renderings courtesy of Orchestra Partners.

A major new project promises to add to that investment while ramping up the significance of Parkside as a destination for cultural and entertainment activities and a gathering point for Birmingham. Read more


REV Big Pitch Elysian Gardens 11-23-19

Photo courtesy of REV Birmingham

Two Birmingham start-ups — Elysian Gardens, a community sculpture park, and Encore Rouge, a food truck — recently split a total of nearly $50,000 in cash prizes and business services in the competition. Read more


Alabama Theatre sign rendering

Courtesy Butch Oglesby/Blue Mon Studios.

Alabama Theatre lovers can vote online to support bid for Partners in Preservation money to restore the 18th Street sign taken down in 1957. Read more