July 29 is National Intern Day! Celebrate with the Bham Now interns

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Our interns are always ready for an impromptu photo shoot. Photo via Nathan Watson for Bham Now

Yes, there really is a holiday for just about everything. We’re celebrating National Intern Day the best way we know how, by introducing you to our stellar Bham Now interns. Birmingham has some incredible internships to offer, but we’ve definitely snagged top talent. Keep reading to meet our crew!

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Fit + frugal: 6 free exercise classes at Railroad Park happening now

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Free exercise classes in Railroad Park are back! Photo via Railroad Park, Nik Layman

“Get Healthy on the Railroad” is back for another season of free exercise classes in Railroad Park. With diverse offerings like Zumba, hip hop cardio and yoga, there’s something for everyone. So lace up those sneakers, grab a friend and head to the park!

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From scorchers to flash floods—what in the world is going on with our weather?

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Your umbrella is July’s hottest accessory. Photo via Nathan Watson for Bham Now

The past few weeks have been a grueling combination of sweltering heat, major rainfall and even some destructive flooding. What’s going on with Birmingham weather? We caught up with the National Weather Service to get the scoop.

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Landing reveals HQ, contributes over $1M to Birmingham tech space

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Bill Smith celebrates Landing’s new HQ in Birmingham. Photo via Nathan Watson for Bham Now

Landing, the revolutionary apartment service, hosted a community event to exhibit their new headquarters in downtown Birmingham today. They also announced a major contribution to the city’s tech ecosystem and a new fellowship program.

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5 direct flights out of Birmingham + fun things to do in each city

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There’s no time like vacation time. Photo via Unsplash, Ross Parmly.

After last year, it’s safe to say we are all in need of a vacation. And with new direct flights being added out of Birmingham frequently, we’ve got some tempting options. So, are you packed yet?

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7 exciting concerts coming to Birmingham, including Billie Eilish

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One of our favorite concert memories pre-COVID: Maggie Rogers at Iron City. Photo via Jacob Blankenship for Bham Now.

Live music is making a long-awaited comeback, and we’re super excited about seven concerts that are coming to Birmingham. We’re making up for lost time, and The Magic City is spoiled for choice.

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New opening: “Greek Street” offers authentic taste of Greece in Hoover

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Greek Street is serving up authentic dishes like this Souvlaki. Photo via Taziki’s

Greek Street is transporting Hoover residents to Athens, Greece this summer, with no passport required. Founded by Keith Richards of Taziki’s, the new fast-casual spot features traditional Grecian street fare at affordable prices.

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