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Photo by Lexi Coon.

Iron City Ink has worked with Birmingham Watch and the Alabama Initiative for Independent Journalism to compile the following list of candidates on the ballot in your area. Read more


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Jesse Chambers

In Jefferson County, about 25 percent of registered voters turned out to the polls for primary elections on June 5. Read more



Sarah Finnegan

The emergency closure happened due to a safety issue with the supports, according to an ALDOT release. Read more

Central City


Photo courtesy of Edward Badham.

Magic City Art Connection will again take up residence at Linn Park on the final weekend of April as it celebrates its 35th year of presenting art, music and food to the city of Birmingham. Read more


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Take a moment and let us know what you plan to do during the solar eclipse and we will share where to go around Birmingham to celebrate the eclipse! Read more


The Voter Guide includes candidate bios, campaign contributor lists, voter information for Jefferson and Shelby counties and information about polling places, voter ID and campaign finances. Read more


Sloss Fest 2017

Sarah Finnegan

Thousands showed up to the two-day music festival at Sloss Furnaces. Read more