The holiday season is a time for giving. In fact, more charitable donations are made at the end of the year than any other time. A great way to kick start the giving season is by participating in #GivingTuesday – an annual “Day of Giving” event that takes place on the first Tuesday after Thanksgiving.
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What better way is there to get into the
holiday spirit than with some Christmas music? During the month of December, Birmingham is hosting many seasonal music concerts that will provide you with some fa-la-la-la fun! Check out our guide to some of these fabulous events. Continue reading “A guide to Christmas concerts bringing fa-la-la-la fun to Birmingham”
The Big Pitch 2018 Winners. Via- RevBham.
It’s the stuff of fairy tales…or the reality show called
. Saturday, Nov. 18, 10 finalist pitched their business start-up ideas to a panel of judges in Shark Tank REV Birmingham’s Fourth Annual Big Pitch by PNC.
Continue reading “REV Birmingham The Big Pitch announced 2018 winners at exciting finale”
Auburn wasn’t the only winner today. Moe Greene of Birmingham was Bham Now’s Iron Bowl sweepstakes winner by coming the closest to guessing the final score of the Iron Bowl. Mr. Greene guessed Auburn 28/Alabama 14 which was the closest of our entries to the actual ending score of Auburn 26/Alabama 14.
But, no worries, you can order your own Books-a-million Congratulations, Moe Greene! gift card or one for a friend and get their Black Friday deals while they last.
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They believe every child matters and every gift matters. At
Children’s of Alabama, charitable contributions make miracles possible. This year’s Children’s Ball raised funds and awareness for the Impact Fund.
Continue reading “Annual Children’s Ball impacts lives, supports pediatric research”
Hours after the loud boom that was heard across multiple cities in Alabama, WVTM stated that Maxwell Air Force Base had been conducting a mass casualty event at the same time the boom was heard. Many around the state hoped this explanation solved the mystery sound. But did it? Continue reading “Breaking News Update: Loud boom shakes central Alabama”
AT&T 2018 Alabama African-American Calendar.
AT&T unveiled the
The calendar will be a tribute to these Alabamians and a valuable, inspirational resource for educators and parents. Alabama African-American History Calendar for 2018.
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Birmingham will host the international event that showcases those sports not included in the Olympics. It’s a big deal!
A handball match featuring Brazil and Croatia, via International Handball Federation
Continue reading “Birmingham’s new mayor embracing World Games 2021”
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Veteran’s Day is a time to show appreciation for those who’ve sacrificed so much for our country. This Veteran’s Day, businesses around Birmingham are honoring members of our armed services with a variety of discounts. Check ’em out! Continue reading “Discover Veteran’s Day deals in Birmingham”
There’s a new race in town!
Magic Moments and Children’s of Alabama are proud to announce the inaugural BHM26.2 race series coming to Birmingham on Sunday, April 15, 2018. Continue reading “Magic Moments and Children’s of Alabama announce the inaugural BHM26.2 race”
Learn more about our history. Via – Birmingham, AL Library.
It seems fitting that Birmingham , home of so many college campuses, and the first place to celebrate Veterans Day, will have two programs honoring veterans , and exploring our countr y’s military campaigns and the history surrounding them. Continue reading “Birmingham Public Library Archives presents two WWI events in November”
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The holiday season tends to go hand-in-hand with overeating and not exercising. But just because it is a time of celebration, it doesn’t mean you have to lose your health.
Here are five tips from
Pure Fitness to help you stay fit this holiday season: Continue reading “Pure Fitness’s top 5 tips to staying in shape during the holidays”
Come meet the lady who invented the Miracle Mop and Huggable Hangers! Books-A-Million presents Joy Mangano at Samford on November 12.
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Dorothy McDaniel. Photo Courtesy of squarespace.com.
How has Dorothy McDaniel’s Flower Market thrived for 40 years? The answer: With creations that are classic, yet edgy.
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