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Photo by Alyx Chandler.

When people ask painter John Lytle Wilson what he is known for, he smiles. “Monkeys and robots,” he says. Read more


St. Symeon Orthodox Church_volunteers

Photo courtesy St. Symeon Orthodox Church

St. Symeon Orthodox Church in Birmingham — located at 3101 Clairmont Ave. S. near Highland Park and Lakeview — will host the second annual St. Symeon Food and Culture Fair on October 12 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Read more

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Photo Courtesy of Western Supermarkets

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



Photo by Alyx Chandler

The Glow for a Cure event on Sept. 13 features nine holes before a barbecue dinner break. Read more

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Photo courtesy of Canvas Media

Lessons can last however long the student needs, but it’s usually from 30 minutes to an hour. Read more

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Photo courtesy of United Way of Central Alabama.

Part of the United Way of Central Alabama’s work in the community is offering financial stability programs for families and individuals. Read more

Highland Park

Rojo 10 Percent Tuesday 4-3-18

Photo by Jesse Chambers.

Rojo, a popular Latin-themed eatery that’s been a Highland Avenue fixture since 2002, recently won a community service award. Read more

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Alabama Possible

Photo courtesy of Alabama Possible.

About 900,000 Alabamians live in poverty, according to the nonprofit group Alabama Possible, which works to remove barriers to equality and prosperity in the state. Read more

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A 1986 UAB graduate, Wes Calhoun is now putting his love of his alma mater to good use, serving as the first president of the new Alumni Board of the College of Arts and Sciences. Read more

Highland Park


Photo by Erica Techo.

In Orthodox Judaism, there is a year of mourning after someone dies. Read more

B'ham Bizarre


Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

Friends in Dog Ownership hosts the Flaggin’ and Baggin’ Campaign to help clean up public parks. Read more

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Alloy Thai

Photos courtesy of Dillon O’Hare.

A Highland Park chef combines his favorite passions — Asian culture and cooking — in Alloy Thai. Read more

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