Vestavia Hills grad Walker Burroughs will not move on to the next round on American Idol. Much to the shock of fans and followers, he did not receive the votes needed to snag one of six remaining spots left on ABC’s singing competition on Sunday night’s episode.Continue reading “Birmingham’s Walker Burroughs voted off American Idol”
Homewood is about to get a deep DEEEEEP discount store thanks to former Zoë’s Kitchen founder and serial entrepreneur John Cassimus. Crazy Cazboy’s will open in the Homewood Commons Shopping Center on Friday, May 10. Here’s what to expect when you go.
Being dedicated explorers of ALL things fun here in Birmingham, Bham Now has decided to throw our very own party at The Watering Hole to kick off the Regions Tradition at Greystone Golf and Country Club May 8-12. All Bham Now newsletter registrants can get two free tickets valued at $25 ea. Bonus: first 100 people get a free drink.
The Sidewalk Film Center & Cinema is getting a financial boost from the City of Birmingham. Find out how the year-round cinema and educational space currently under construction in downtown Birmingham will use the money to better the fine arts community!Continue reading “Sidewalk Cinema and Film Center to receive $200,000 from City of Birmingham”
It’s been one year since Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Shelby County opened their doors in Pelham. In honor of the hospital’s one-year anniversary, Bham Now took a behind the scenes tour to get the inside scoop on what goes on day-to-day. Find out what makes the hospital stand out and and who’s behind the exceptional care. *Caution: extremely heartwarming photos ahead.
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Spring has sprung, y’all! What’s your backyard situation looking like after that rainy, cold winter? If it’s anything like mine, it needs a little attention…ok, a LOT of attention. Here are six ways to spruce up your Birmingham backyard just in time for warmer weather!Continue reading “6 tips to turn your Birmingham backyard into a stunning oasis this spring”
Plans are in the works to transform Bessemer’s former city hall space into a mixed-use development, bringing new housing units and retail space downtown. This is great news and a huge step in revitalizing the downtown Bessemer area! Here’s why.
The Flying Biscuit Café is headed to ‘ham! The Atlanta based breakfast and southern food chain will open in the Shops at the Colonnade on Hwy. 280 this summer. Here’s what you need to know about Birmingham’s newest breakfast joint.Continue reading “5 things to know about The Flying Biscuit Café breakfast chain coming to Birmingham”
America has spoken, and Birmingham’s Walker Burroughs is now in the top 8 of this season’s American Idol race! Read on to find out about Burroughs Sunday night performance. Also, how to get your hands on #walker4idol t-shirts, attend watch parties and vote on this week’s show.Continue reading “American Idol: Birmingham’s Walker Burroughs now in top 8”
Did someone say multi-story laser tag? Stars and Strikes, a Georgia based family entertainment center, announced this week they’ll be setting up shop in the Hoover area in 2020. They’re bringing with them a huge arcade, bowling lanes, laser tag and over 100 jobs to the area!Continue reading “Stars and Strikes bowling, laser tag coming to Hoover in 2020”
Instead of spending $20-30 million on wastewater plant upgrades, Jefferson County is hoping you’ll help contain the last 1% of phosphorus in local waterways by not putting a certain type of fertilizer on your yard this spring. Why should you care and what can you do? Bham Now explains.
There’s ALWAYS something new to taco ’bout in Avondale! Today, it’s the upcoming addition of local favorite Cantina Tortilla Grill. The restaurant will move from its current Pepper Place location to Avondale early fall 2019. We’ve got all the details.Continue reading “Cantina Tortilla Grill in Pepper Place will relocate to Avondale spot this fall”
Brät Brot announced that they’re back in business, and ready to re-open the doors as an adults-only establishment at their perfect Lakeview location. Let’s all celebrate the resurrection of Birmingham’s coolest greenhouse turned Gartenbar at the grand re-opening Tuesday, April 23. Ja!Continue reading “Beer me: Brät Brot in Lakeview will officially re-open Tuesday, April 23”
Birmingham’s Walker Burroughs is moving on to the next round on ABC’s American Idol! This week he won the hearts of viewers and judges alike in the first round of live performances. Now that he’s in the top ten, find out how you can vote him to the #1 spot!Continue reading “Good heavens! Birmingham’s Walker Burroughs makes American Idol’s top 10, gets Bruster’s ice cream flavor named in his honor”