Celebrate National Chocolate Day with tasty Birmingham treats

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It’s the most healthy, most delicious national holiday of they year. Only half of that statement is a fib.

Stop by any (or all – make a game of it!) of these local Birmingham spots to celebrate National Chocolate Day.

We’ve got places with cold chocolate, warm chocolate, and even chocolate that will get you tipsy.

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Movers & Shakers: southern all the way from BTR to ATL to BHM

Meet Mover & Shaker Samantha Jarman. 
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My dog, Carl is not the biggest fan of his gameday jersey but he does loves Alabama football.
What is a Mover & Shaker?

In this Bham Now series, we seek out young professionals who have made the decision (sometimes personal, sometimes professional) to move to Birmingham from large, “cool” cities. With these brave uprootings, we want to find out how their Magic City experience has been thus far. In first-hand accounts, see how these young talents are taking in and shaping up our favorite city.

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Tonight: YPBirmingham’s September Social with a DJ, open bar, and very special guests

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YPBirmingham’s monthly social is coming up TOMORROW. Know the what, when, where, and learn a little about the YP’s monthly outreach organization and their new partnership with UAB Football. Plus, we’ll be there.

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Movers & Shakers: From MLS to NASCAR

Welcome to Movers & Shakers.

In this Bham Now series, we seek out young professionals who have made the decision (sometimes personal, sometimes professional) to move to Birmingham from large, “cool” cities. With these brave uprootings, we want to find out how their Magic City experience has been thus far. In first-hand accounts, see how these young talents are taking in and shaping up our favorite city.

Meet Mover & Shaker Anthony Gady, the Ticket Sales Manager for Talladega Superspeedway. He moved from Columbus, Ohio for an opportunity he couldn’t pass up.

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La-Z-Boy Furniture Galleries’ free In-Home Design Program is a must for your space

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You’re trying to re-decorate your space. It’s just not “you” anymore. You find the perfect style of sofa. But, oh, it’s RED. You find the perfect color sofa. But, yikes, its micro suede (although soft, it’s totally not your style).

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What if I told you that you could work with a professional to design your own furniture AND within your budget? Real deal alert: you can at La-Z-Boy Furniture Galleries in Birmingham.

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Tomorrow! Sept. 21st. Forge’s first Business Breakthrough Session

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“Easy” and “smooth” aren’t exactly words that are commonly used to describe startups, or business in general. This is why Forge – Birmingham’s newest (and only) co-working space – is hosting their first event as part of a new series dedicated to those who take the plunge into the ever-changing world of business in Birmingham.

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Movers & Shakers: Austin, TX to Birmingham on Red Bull wings

Welcome to Movers & Shakers.

In this new Bham Now series, we seek out young professionals who have made the decision (sometimes personal, sometimes professional) to move to Birmingham from large, “cool” cities. With these brave uprootings, we want to find out how their Magic City experience has been thus far. In first-hand accounts, see how these young talents are taking in and shaping up our favorite city.

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Hello, it’s me. Photo courtesy of Sarah McKinley.

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La-Z-Boy Furniture Galleries kicks off big deals!

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The Bham Now Team at La-Z-Boy Furniture Galleries Hoover. All photos are taken by Kristina O’Quinn for Bham Now.

La-Z-Boy Furniture Galleries is kicking off some of their biggest sales of the year with their 36 Hour Sale and Labor Day events. The Bham Now Team got wind of this and went shopping at La-Z-Boy Furniture Galleries in Hoover last week. Take a peek into our afternoon adventure and see which pieces were our personal favorites.

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