Small business Monday – spotlight on Goodyear Shoe Hospital

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Rhonda Patton, owner of Goodyear Shoe Hospital. photo via Kristina O’Quinn for Bham Now.

Are you a politician who’s walked the soles off of your shoes? Been dancing the night away and those heels need fixing? Rhonda Patton tells us how her ninety-eight-year-old business, Goodyear Shoe Hospital can “save your sole” in this week’s edition of Small Business Monday! Continue reading “Small business Monday – spotlight on Goodyear Shoe Hospital”

Small Business Monday – Spotlight on Elements

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Mallory Barnett, co-owner of Elements. photo via Kristina O’Quinn for Bham Now

Do you look for unique clothing to express yourself?  Love small, local shops with attention to detail and local products?  Mallory Barnett tell us all about her new store, Elements, in this week’s edition of Small Business Monday!

 

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Small business Monday – Spotlight on Eastwood Pharmacy

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Ankit “AJ” Patel, owner of Eastwood Pharmacy. photo via Kristina O’Quinn for Bham Now

Did you know there is a pharmacy in Birmingham that has free delivery?   How about the fact that an independent pharmacy even exits?!  Eastwood Pharmacy has that and more, and Ankit “AJ” Patel tells us all about it in this week’s edition of Small Business Monday.  Continue reading “Small business Monday – Spotlight on Eastwood Pharmacy”

Small business Monday – focus on Keri Lane Promotions & Backyard Movie Parties

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Keri Lane, owner of Backyard Movie Parties and Keri Lane Promotions. photo via Kristina O’Quinn for Bham Now.

Want to show a movie at a family backyard party?  Are you a corporate manager planning a huge event that includes screening a film?  Keri Lane has got you covered!  She tells us all about Backyard Move Parties in this week’s edition of Small Business Monday.

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Small business Monday – spotlight on Encouragement Encounters

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photo via Kristina O’Quinn for Bham Now

Have you got something you’ve been dying to do, but just can’t get up the nerve for?  Need some encouragement to get your life going in a positive direction?  Sherri Ross shows folks their inner AWESOME in this week’s edition of Small Business Monday. Continue reading “Small business Monday – spotlight on Encouragement Encounters”

Small business Monday – focus on Bayles Catering Services

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Chef Tony Bayles and his brother, Willie Bayles

Where can you get a full breakfast of eggs, bacon, grits and toast for four dollars?!  Made to order just for you?  Or do you need a full spread for an event?  Chef Tony Bayles tells us all about Bayles Catering Services in Woodlawn.  This just might be Woodlawn’s best-kept breakfast secret, and our small business post of the week! Continue reading “Small business Monday – focus on Bayles Catering Services”

Small Business Monday – Spotlight on Ghost Train Brewing Co.

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Taylor DeBoer and Patrick Small, owners of Ghost Train Brewing Co.

Did you know that Ghost Train Brewing Company is Birmingham’s first lagering brewery?  Or that they benefit Coosa Riverkeeper and the Literacy Council?  Find out all about this small business as Patrick Small gives us the ins and outs of Birmingham’s newest spot for craft beer and community!

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Small Business Monday – Spotlight on Sojourns

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Melissa Kendrick, owner of Sojourns, A Fair Trade Store

Do you like to make a difference in the lives of others?  How about if your purchase of clothing or gifts helped liberate a woman from human trafficking?  Melissa Kendrick tells us about how her dream of dignified work for people around the world became a reality with her business, Sojourns. Continue reading “Small Business Monday – Spotlight on Sojourns”

Small Business Monday – Spotlight on City Meats

 

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Randy Newell (photo via Kristina O’Quinn)

If you’ve been in Woodlawn in the past, let’s say fifty years or so, you’ve seen our small business of the week, City Meats and Vegetables.  Thousands of people every day pass the store at the corner of 1st AVE N and 55th Place.  Current owner, Randy Newell, shared the ins and outs of this small business with Bham Now. Continue reading “Small Business Monday – Spotlight on City Meats”