Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

Herod was born and raised in East Lake and continues to live there, though a career in the Merchant Marines took him around the world before he retired, including four circumnavigations. more

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Photos by Sydney Cromwell.

The Red Mountain Search Dog Association is a 3-year-old volunteer organization with the goal of becoming the go-to search and rescue team for Central Alabama. more


Do Dah Day

Patty Bradley Shay Allen

Do Dah Day returns to Caldwell and Rhodes Parks in Southside on May 20 with its wacky but family-friendly event that uses a pet parade, live music and a spring-festival atmosphere to raise money for local animal welfare groups. more


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Photo by Jesse Chambers.

Dog lovers in East Lake can rejoice: They are now allowed to take their dogs to East Lake Park, as long as they keep the animals on a leash. more

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Sydney Cromwell

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


  • Thunder on the Mountain

    Layton Dudley

    Thunder on the Mountain

    "Millie" lounges on the lawn before the fireworks display. TrimTab Brewing hosted their first annual "Red, White and Brew" event where attendees enjoyed live music, food trucks and the viewing of the Thunder on the Mountain fireworks. Proceeds from the event benefitted the Birmingham Education Foundation. Live music was provided by local Birmingham bands. The festival was family friendly with multiple food and drink options as well as a bounce house for young kids. It had a large attendance and ended with viewing the fireworks display over the city.