Your ultimate guide to eating lunch near downtown Birmingham, including Brät Brot and the Pizitz Food Hall

A savory sandwich from the Avondale Common House. Photo by Anne Holmes for Bham Now

Downtown Bham Nowers! It’s noon, you’re hungry for a break and you’re ready for lunch. Where to? From Avondale to Lakeview, here’s your ultimate guide for where to eat lunch near downtown Birmingham.

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Alchemy213 opens its new location in Five Points South

The men’s retail store has expanded to include men and women’s street style. Find your own unique looks here! Photo via Five Points South Bham on Facebook

Five Points South is a delightful side of historic Birmingham offering restaurants, bars, boutiques, and most recently: a street wear retail center. Alchemy213 was created with the intention of expanding the creativity of the community. Now, this concept is bringing Alchemy to its new Five Points South location in Birmingham.   Continue reading “Alchemy213 opens its new location in Five Points South”

6 places to stop at on Morris Avenue, including The Essential in Founders Station

The Essential staff is cooking up some special treats! Photo by Jacob Blankenship for Bham Now

The Essential just had their soft opening this month for their new home within Founders Station. From restaurants to retail row, let’s take a look at the places to see and things to do on Morris Avenue.  Continue reading “6 places to stop at on Morris Avenue, including The Essential in Founders Station”

Who’s hiring in Birmingham? 36 new jobs with companies like Shipt, Southern Research and The Personnel Board of Jefferson County

There’s a silver lining in these clouds. Photo via @bhamnow on Instagram

In the midst of all this cloudy weather, we’re back on schedule to let you know who’s hiring in Birmingham this Tuesday. Take a look at these new jobs:  Continue reading “Who’s hiring in Birmingham? 36 new jobs with companies like Shipt, Southern Research and The Personnel Board of Jefferson County”

8 top tips from Birmingham veterinarians on how to keep your pet safe in the summer heat

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These cute corgis want you learn about pet safety! Photo by Sheila McCallum for Bham Now

We asked three vets for their best advice on how to keep your pet safe in the summer heat. These are eight top tips from Birmingham veterinarians for keeping your animal friends cool, complete with photos of the Bham Now team’s adorable pets!  Continue reading “8 top tips from Birmingham veterinarians on how to keep your pet safe in the summer heat”

Who’s hiring in Birmingham? 37 new jobs with companies like Somerby, Children’s of Alabama and Bessemer Housing Authority

New jobs are on the horizon for you. Photo via @bhamnow on Instagram

Lots of new opportunities just popped up in the job market. Let’s take a look at who’s hiring in Birmingham with jobs all around town this week.  Continue reading “Who’s hiring in Birmingham? 37 new jobs with companies like Somerby, Children’s of Alabama and Bessemer Housing Authority”

Local Latin and Hispanic events featuring Boricua Fest on July 21st

Time to show up and show out this summer with dancing, festivals and more! Let’s support the Latin and Hispanic community in Birmingham. Photo via Miami Fusion Cafe Facebook page

A strong community is an equal community! Part of Birmingham’s beauty is its diversity and its Southern blend of cultures. Check out some of the awesome organizations and events happening this summer in the Latin and Hispanic community.   Continue reading “Local Latin and Hispanic events featuring Boricua Fest on July 21st”

Your ultimate guide to the 11 best hot dogs in Birmingham, including Gus’s Hot Dogs and Sneaky Pete’s

Staff cooking up some of the best hot dogs in Birmingham! Photo via Hot Diggity Dogs Facebook page

With the 4th of July coming up, we thought it’d be a good idea to share with you the best hot dogs in Birmingham, complete with ratings from Yelp and Trip Advisor.  Continue reading “Your ultimate guide to the 11 best hot dogs in Birmingham, including Gus’s Hot Dogs and Sneaky Pete’s”

Newcomer’s guide to the 9 best pizza places in Birmingham, including MidiCi coming soon to Mountain Brook

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A deep dish from Tortugas, which is on my list for the best pizza in Birmingham. Photo by Anne Holmes for Bham Now

As a girl who loves a hearty slice of pizza any day of the week, I went on a mission to find the best pizza in Birmingham—from my perspective.

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Blueprint on 3rd opens their doors today for their grand opening at Pepper Place

@Dean_Robb, his wife Jenny, and company announce Blueprint on 3rd’s grand opening for the evening of Tuesday the 19th (that’s today!). Photo via Twitter.

If you’ve been following Blueprint on 3rd’s progress like we have, you’re definitely hungry for the grand opening happening today at Pepper Place! Here are the latest updates.  Continue reading “Blueprint on 3rd opens their doors today for their grand opening at Pepper Place”

Your ultimate guide to the 12 best sushi bars in Birmingham, including the new Rock n Roll Sushi at the Colonnade

Check out these sushi burritos from one of the best sushi restaurants in Birmingham! This customer delights in the dishes. Photo by Anne Holmes for Bham Now.

Sushi lovers, this one’s for you! We’ve got your guide to the best sushi in Birmingham, complete with ratings for your favorite sushi bars and restaurants. Continue reading “Your ultimate guide to the 12 best sushi bars in Birmingham, including the new Rock n Roll Sushi at the Colonnade”