Big Pitch winners 2018

Photos courtesy REV Birmingham

Beehive Baking Co. takes first prize in REV Birmingham business-plan contest. more

Central City

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Photo courtesy Railroad Park Foundation.

The temporary rink at 17th Street Plaza will be open from Nov. 23 through Jan. 6 more

Central City

Coach Bill Clark

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Blazers football and Coach Bill Clark are attracting positive press. more


Independent Presbyterian Church will renew a church tradition when it hosts its 69th annual Holiday House Tour on Saturday, Dec. 8, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., and Sunday, Dec. 9, 1-5 p.m. more

Highland Park


Photo by Jesse Chambers.

Fred Dyess has sold antiques for almost 20 years, but his passion for the subject goes back even farther. more



Photo by Jesse Chambers.

When REV Birmingham and the Woodlawn Business Association created the Woodlawn Street Market in 2014, their goal was to drive foot traffic to the historic neighborhood. more



Photo courtesy of UAB Media Relations.

The Innovation Depot has generated an economic impact of $1.66 billion in the Birmingham area over the last five years, according to Devon Laney, the business incubator’s president and CEO. more

Central City

Arlington, at 331 Cotton Ave. S.W., will host its annual Christmas open house Friday through Sunday, Dec. 7-9, with free admission for most of the weekend. more


Birmingham Museum of Art’s new contemporary curator wants to take art to the public. more



Photo by Jesse Chambers.

Entrepreneurs aim to fill a growing need with coffee bar on 22nd Street North. more


Birmingham City Council 11-13-18

Photo by Jesse Chambers

The women are soon to be sworn in as members of the Commission, with Scales representing District 1 and Tyson representing District 2. more

Central City

Showing American pride

Photo by Jesse Chambers

The Magic City again celebrated the holiday with the country's oldest vets parade. more


Gatos and Beans

Photo courtesy REV Birmingham

Ten finalists will compete for prize money in the 'live Shark Tank'-style business competition. more

Central City

Angels in America Part 1

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Theatre UAB is presenting 'Angels in America, Part I: Millennium Approaches.' more


bham city council 11-6-18

Photo by Jesse Chambers

Woodfin also explained his absence from Oct. 30 meeting, gets criticism from Councilor Hoyt. more

Central City

Birmingham skyline

Photo by Wikimedia user Chris Pruitt.

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

Central City

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Photos by Branden Harvey

The money from Partners in Preservation will help the church protect its stained glass windows and other features. more


UAB volunteers

Photo courtesy UAB Benevolent Fund.

UAB Benevolent Fund helped fund a new home for the needy in East Lake. more


Wardine Alexander

Photo by Jesse Chambers

Wardine Alexander is the new District 7 representative and Councilor William Parker is the new Pro Tem. more

Central City

This inaugural event will feature a home tour in the Anderson Place Historic District. more