Birmingham startup Conserv to move to innovation hub Hardware Park

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The Hardware Park campus on 5th Avenue North. Photo via Nathan Watson for Bham Now

One of Birmingham’s promising startups, Conserv, just announced their intention to move into a relatively new innovation hub in downtown Birmingham—Hardware Park. Here’s why the collaboration is important.

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Magic City Dentistry launches December Food Drive—here’s how you can participate and win big

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The all-star team at Magic City Dentistry proves every day that going to the dentist can be fun. Photo via Nathan Watson for Bham Now

Wondering what to do with your leftover non-perishable food items from your Thanksgiving celebration? Look no further. Bring any non-perishable food items to Magic City Dentistry from now until December 31 for a chance to win big!

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Birmingham startups Conserv and Lucid Living Solutions take home $150K at Alabama Launchpad

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The teams from Conserv and Lucid Living Solutions, the two winners from the Alabama Launchpad Virtual Finale. Photo via Bruce Nix for Alabama Launchpad

After presenting their pitch to the judges, two Alabama startups just took home a combined $150K in startup funding at the Alabama Launchpad Virtual Finale on November 19th. We spoke with winners Conserv and Lucid Living Solutions to learn more!

Plus, stay tuned to learn more about the Alabama Launchpad program in 2021.

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Auburn’s Executive MBA program adds a unique twist to the classroom—here’s how.

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Professor Brian Connelly and Executive MBA students gather for classes on campus for residency week Monday, Jan. 6, 2020, at the Harbert College of Business in Auburn, Ala. Photo by Julie Bennett for Auburn EMBA

When looking to expand your knowledge of business with a graduate degree, it’s important to find the program that best fits your needs. We spoke with three faculty members at Auburn’s Executive MBA program to learn more about what makes their program unique.

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Rumours, Fleetwood Mac Tribute band takes the stage at Iron City on Nov. 27th & 28th

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Rumours, the best Fleetwood Mac Tribute band you’ll ever seen, is performing at Iron City this weekend! Photo via Iron City on Facebook

If you’re like me, you’re probably on a Fleetwood Mac kick after seeing that TikTok that went viral in September. Well, we’re in luck—one of the best Fleetwood Mac tribute bands, Rumours, is coming to Iron City this weekend!

Click here to get your tickets to the Friday and Saturday night showings!

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5 places to get the perfect local turkey for Thanksgiving

It’s that time of the year—time to “accidentally” eat too much and fall asleep by 3PM. Photo via Unsplash.com

Whether you’re celebrating with friends & family or keeping it socially-distant, Thanksgiving Day will be here before you know it. We rounded up 5 of the best places to pick up a locally-grown turkey (or ham) here in Birmingham to make your Thanksgiving dinner one to remember!

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3 tips from local interior designer Lauren Murphy to make your Thanksgiving celebration festive + cozy

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Making your home warm and inviting isn’t hard—especially with these tips from Lauren Murphy. Photo via Lauren Murphy Realtor LAH Real Estate on Facebook

Whether you’re staying home and self-quarantining or having family and friends over, these tips will make your home feel festive through the season and beyond. We turned to Lauren Murphy, local interior designer and agent at LAH Real Estate, to learn more.

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2 Birmingham-based startups, Immediate and Simpeo, announce new partnership

Immediate previously won $100K at Alabama Launchpad’s imerge2019 event. Photo via EDPA

Today, November 18th, Birmingham-based startups Immediate and Simpeo announced a new partnership to better serve their clients. Here’s how it works, and why it matters for Birmingham.

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Jefferson County Memorial Project to place historical marker for lynching victims in Brookside

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Allyson Carol Payne, C.J. Wade, Joi Brown and Erin Starr at the Jefferson County Memorial Project event on October 22nd. Photo via Jefferson County Memorial Project

Tom Redmond. Jake McKenzie. James Thomas. Tom Edmunds. Four black men murdered in Jefferson County at the hands of white supremacy at the turn of the 20th century. The Jefferson County Memorial Project is dedicated to ensuring that their stories are not forgotten. Here’s how.

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5 spots to FALL in love with the changing leaves in Birmingham, including Oak Mountain State Park

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Is there anything prettier than a scenic drive in the fall? Photo via Matthew Niblett for Bham Now

You heard it here first, folks. Fall is the prettiest time to enjoy the beauty of some of Birmingham’s best parks. If you want to see the changing leaves in all their glory, there is no better time than now—so, we rounded up five of the best spots to see the changing Fall landscape in Birmingham.

We hopped in a new 2020 GLE350 for our drive out to Oak Mountain. Check out the inventory at Mercedes-Benz of Birmingham to learn more.

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Birmingham’s Northside Southside Framework Plan wants to hear your voice. Here’s how.

The skyline of Birmingham. Photo via Jon Eastwood for Bham Now

On Monday night, I had the opportunity to attend the Southside Community Rezoning Meeting at Vulcan Park & Museum. At the meeting, I learned more about the Northside Southside Framework Plan—as well as the overarching Birmingham Comprehensive plan. Here’s what we know.

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Alabama Launchpad announces 7 finalists for their Virtual Finale on November 19th

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Greg Canfield, Secretary of Commerce for the State of Alabama, speaking at a previous Virtual Finale. Photo via Alabama Launchpad

Get ready, Alabama! On November 19th, seven startups will take to the stage at Alabama Launchpad to pitch themselves to the judges. The prize? A share of $150K in early-stage seed funding. We reached out to the participating startups to learn more.

Plus, learn how you can tune in to the Virtual Finale on November 19th on the Alabama Launchpad website and Facebook page.

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The 2020 Walk to End Alzheimer’s is on November 15th in Birmingham. Here’s why Reneé Jones is walking.

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Reneé Jones and her father, Robert, along with her siblings Robyn, Rodney and Randy. Photo via Reneé Jones

Each year, thousands of people in hundreds of communities around the country join the Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s, the world’s largest fundraiser for Alzheimer’s and dementia care, support and research. We spoke with Reneé Jones, a volunteer planning committee member and team captain for Team Chicken & Dumplins who walks each year in honor of her mother, Glenda.

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4 can’t-miss food deals in Birmingham, including the PB&J at Carrigan’s Public House

Find bite-size plates at EastWest for only $5 each on Tuesdays. Photo via EastWest on Facebook

Who doesn’t love a good food deal? We asked around to find some of the best food deals in The Magic City. Plus, scroll through our database to find even more food + drink deals in Birmingham!

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