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Sydney Cromwell

Chants of “What do we want? Justice!” and “Stand up, fight back!” brought cheers from the crowd gathered across the street from Birmingham’s federal courthouse, as well as honks from passing cars. more

Central City

The paratransit bus service provides rides for retirees and people with disabilities around central Alabama. more

Neck of the Woods

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Photo by Sydney Cromwell

Performances will be Sept. 8 at 7 p.m. and Sept. 9 at 2 p.m. at Dorothy Jemison Day Theatre. more

Happenings

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Photo by Sarah Finnegan

Today, the tragic history of the 16th Street Baptist Church is very much woven into the church, from the museum area in the basement to the stained glass windows. more

Faces

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Photo by Sydney Cromwell

Metro-area governments and organizations reconsider the possibility and outcomes of regional cooperation. more

Happenings

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The ribbon cutting was held on June 27. more

Neck of the Woods

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Photos by Sarah Finnegan.

“We love unique experiences, we love fun,” Lima said of his family’s decision to open the original Civil Axe Throwing. more

B'ham Bizarre

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Photo courtesy of Kathryn Doornbos.

A new organization to spread “goodness and beauty and absurdity” in Birmingham hosted its inaugural civic project on June 9: planting a set of four “Pick What You Like” wildflower gardens. more

Faces

The report was commissioned by a group of Central Alabama nonprofits, government organizations and companies that make up the Bold Goals Coalition. more

Business

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The planting day will be June 9 at four locations across the city. more

Neck of the Woods

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Photo by Patty Bradley.

The flavors, sights and sounds of the Caribbean will be coming to Linn Park this month for the seventh annual Magic City Caribbean Food and Music Festival. more

Happenings

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Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

For Vietnam vets with Agent Orange syndrome, combat’s effects continue decades later. more

Faces

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Photo courtesy of the College Choice Foundation.

A group of Homewood parents started the College Choice Foundation to help low-income students at their high school find a way to afford to attend college. more

Happenings

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Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

Herod was born and raised in East Lake and continues to live there, though a career in the Merchant Marines took him around the world before he retired, including four circumnavigations. more

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A set of violins restored and preserved from the Holocaust will be in Birmingham this month for a series of concerts and educational programs. more

Happenings

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Samba in the Streets held a series of workshops and concerts with Afro-Brazilian drums, songs and dances in Birmingham, Selma and Lowndes County. more

Sights

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Photos by Sydney Cromwell.

Southern Museum of Flight prepares for takeoff to larger facility near Barber Motorsports Park. more

Faces

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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. more

Business

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Photos by Sarah Finnegan.

Local chapter of Disco Amigos channels spirit of the ’70s across metro area. more

B'ham Bizarre

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Photos by Sydney Cromwell.

The Red Mountain Search Dog Association is a 3-year-old volunteer organization with the goal of becoming the go-to search and rescue team for Central Alabama. more

Faces

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    The Samba in the Streets workshop and concert series brought African drumming, songs and dances to Birmingham City Schools and St. Paul United Methodist Church. March 1, 2018

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    Sydney Cromwell

    The Samba in the Streets workshop and concert series brought African drumming, songs and dances to Birmingham City Schools and St. Paul United Methodist Church. March 1, 2018

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    Sydney Cromwell

    The Samba in the Streets workshop and concert series brought African drumming, songs and dances to Birmingham City Schools and St. Paul United Methodist Church. March 1, 2018

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    Sydney Cromwell

    The Samba in the Streets workshop and concert series brought African drumming, songs and dances to Birmingham City Schools and St. Paul United Methodist Church. March 1, 2018

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    Sydney Cromwell

    The Samba in the Streets workshop and concert series brought African drumming, songs and dances to Birmingham City Schools and St. Paul United Methodist Church. March 1, 2018

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    Sydney Cromwell

    The Samba in the Streets workshop and concert series brought African drumming, songs and dances to Birmingham City Schools and St. Paul United Methodist Church. March 1, 2018