Downtown Birmingham


Photo courtesy of I Am a Father 5K.

Manuel, an Atlanta resident since 1988, continues to promote fatherhood, family and youth development. He is presenting the third annual I Am a Father 5K at East Lake Park on Saturday, June 1, 8 a.m.-noon. Read more


Seeing a film in a movie palace like the Alabama Theatre is a qualitatively different experience than seeing the same film in a regular suburban multiplex. Read more



Photo courtesy of Citizen Action Partnership.

The City Action Partnership, or CAP, was created in 1995 by property owners downtown to improve the image of the City Center and make it a safer, more attractive place for visitors. Read more

Central City


Photo courtesy of Creative Mornings Birmingham.

CreativeMornings, which first began in 2008 in New York City, is a free breakfast talk series where creative professionals gather to enjoy coffee and breakfast... Read more

Central City


Photo by Alyx Chandler

East Lake nonprofit launches program for kids transitioning to adulthood. Read more



Photo by Alyx Chandler

Local artist Becky Denny creates one-of-a-kind mixed-media memories. Read more



Photo by Jesse Chambers.

Pastor Keith Akins and members of The Church at Southside minister to the homeless with outdoor worship. Read more

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Photo by Wikimedia user Chris Pruitt.

The interactive online survey is available through about Nov. 30. Read more

Central City

Magic City Fashion Week will kick off its second season with a trio of new designers set to present during the Splashiversary Emerging Designer Competition on Oct. 26. Read more


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Photo by Branden Harvey

People can vote online until Oct. 26 to support the church in the national Partners in Preservation campaign, Read more


Get your steins ready for Birmingham Oktoberfest tomorrow. Read more