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Updates on the real estate transactions and developments in the downtown Birmingham area. Read more

Business

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Staff photo.

The event, presented by nonprofit Bare Hands Inc., will be back on the streets of Pepper Place in Lakeview on Saturday, Nov. 2, from 5-11 p.m. Read more

Happenings

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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

Highland Park

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Photo by Erin Nelson.

In another sign of the revitalization of Birmingham’s City Center, web services company Infomedia recently moved from Vestavia Hills to Lakeview. Read more

Business

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Courtesy of Dread River Distillery

Family friends and co-founders John Cubelic and Jeffery Dugas want Birmingham’s new distillery, Dread River Distilling Co., to carve out an unforgettable and original experience for locals looking for something new. Read more

Lakeview

When Brät Brot closed for a seasonal reassessment in December 2018, owner David Carrigan said the team for the German-style biergarten took some time to rethink some of its original concepts. Read more

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Photos by Lexi Coon.

Both recreational cyclists and professional men's and women's teams took to the approximate 1-mile course for "NASCAR on bikes" on March 16. Read more

Sights

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Photo by Jesse Chambers

The Metropolitan, a $40 million upscale apartment complex, opened in Lakeview in early September. Read more

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Photo by Lexi Coon

On Saturday, Sept. 1, iCrawl USA will bring an all-day brunch party to Lakeview. Read more

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Photo by Jesse Chambers.

Potter and art teacher Lana B. Hobbs opened Thrive Clay Studio at Pepper Place in Lakeview on May 1. Read more

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Rendering courtesy of ArchitectureWorks.

Bruce Lanier, the founder of the 1,700-square-foot MAKEbhm, is excited to bring an even bigger modern workplace area to downtown Birmingham this year: M2. Read more

Lakeview

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Photos by Jesse Chambers.

Tech firm also serves as an ‘anchor’ in growing UAB-Lakeview corridor. Read more

Business

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Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

Confederate Motorcycles has built its brand on exclusivity. Only a few motorcycles are being assembled at any one time in the company’s Second Avenue South warehouse, and each model is typically one of only 50 or 60 of its kind. Read more

Business

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Photo by Jesse Chambers.

Jeff and Brett Huey, brothers and co-owners of Seeds Coffee in Homewood, are opening a second location in the 29 Seven development on Seventh Avenue South in Lakeview. Read more

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Sydney Cromwell

The team will compete this Saturday in Nashville. Read more

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Rendering courtesy Lord Aeck Sargent architects

Lakeview continues to grow with new bars, restaurants and residential units. Read more

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Rendering courtesy of Cohen Carnaggio Reynold.

Lakeview Green is to be built by on Fourth Avenue South near 29th Street on the site of the old Davis School. Read more

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Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

Paperworkers Local is a Birmingham co-operative of about 20 artists that provides workspace for printmakers, showcases Alabama artists and educates the public about prints and other works on paper. Read more

Lakeview

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Photo by Jesse Chambers.

When bartender and former UAB soccer player Frankie Brown opened his own watering hole, Brown’s Bar, in Lakeview in March, he and Tiffany Anderson — his fiancée and co-owner — believed they had found their ideal location. Read more

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Photo courtesy of Locked In Birmingham.

In the middle of Lakeview, with its bars and restaurants, fun-seekers can find another, more unusual diversion: Locked In, a facility that’s part of a growing entertainment genre called escape games. Read more

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  • Thunder on the Mountain

    Layton Dudley

    Thunder on the Mountain

    Multiple locations launched fireworks for the Fourth, including a display over the Lakeview area downtown.