May marks the 3rd birthday of McWane Science Center‘s Itty Bitty Magic City. Celebrate this momentous occasion by letting your little one learn through play when visiting Itty Bitty Magic City at McWane Science Center all month long! Purchase your tickets to McWane Science Center. Continue reading “Celebrate Itty Bitty Magic City’s 3rd birthday when you visit McWane Science Center”
The royal wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle is just days away on Saturday, May 19. This means you have just a few short days to figure out how you’re going to view the royal wedding. Is your plan in order? Continue reading “3 ways to watch the royal wedding from the other Birmingham, including the Elyton Hotel”
This past January, students and teachers across Birmingham entered the 2018 NextGen Pitch Competition in hopes of winning a $5,000 grand prize. The winners have officially been announced! Continue reading “Huffman High student and Parker High School teacher win NextGen Competition”
Is your child a high schooler in Alabama? Then you’ll definitely want to check this out! In a study by U.S. News and World Report, several high schools in the greater Birmingham area were named as the best schools in Alabama. How did your child’s school rank on the list?
Continue reading “Mountain Brook, Homewood and other high schools around Birmingham rank high in college preparedness according to U.S. News and World Report”
A new farmers market is set to open in Mountain Brook, June 2. Check it out plus others around Birmingham all summer long.
Continue reading “New farmers market to open in Mountain Brook, plus more in Birmingham”
It’s National Nurses Week, and all across Birmingham, nurses are being acknowledged for all they do for the people in our city. Have you thanked a local nurse this week? Continue reading “Celebrate Birmingham nurses during National Nurses Week 2018”
The revitalization of downtown Birmingham continues to gain momentum as Organic Harvest gets ready to open a new market early this summer. Continue reading “Organic Harvest to open second location in downtown Birmingham this summer”
On April 28, runners across Birmingham took to the starting line to “Rock the Quarry” in Vulcan Material Company‘s third Annual Quarry Crusher Run. Continue reading “Tarrant City Schools benefit from Vulcan Materials’ Quarry Crusher Run”
Birmingham has been labeled an up-and-coming hotspot for startup companies for some time. Now those across the country will see just what the Magic City is made of as local startups anxiously prepare to compete for $100,000 in seed funding when the Rise of the Rest bus tour rolls into Birmingham this week. Continue reading “Local startup companies compete for $100,000 when the Rise of the Rest tour hits Birmingham May 9”
Mother’s Day is almost here (May 13!). Have you figured out how to celebrate your amazing mom this year? Continue reading “Top Birmingham brunch spots to treat your mom this Mother’s Day”
Burgers. Big or small, casual or fancy, meaty or cheesy, they’re an American favorite. And they all pair great with ketchup! So where can you get the best burger in Alabama? According to MSN, it’s at Birmingham’s very own Chez Fonfon. Continue reading “Birmingham’s Chez Fonfon named best place to get a burger in Alabama by MSN”
Summer vacation is just a few weeks away, which means you are probably asking yourself what your kids will do all summer. If hearing the words “I’m bored!” for weeks on end has you stressing out, how about sending them to summer camp? If you’re not sure where to start, then consider these ten things when looking for the perfect camp for your kids.
Continue reading “10 things to consider when choosing a summer camp for your Birmingham kids”
A new operating budget for 2019 is in the works for Birmingham as Mayor Randall Woodfin presents his plan to the city council today, May 1. Continue reading “Birmingham Mayor, Randall Woodfin outlines new operating budget for 2019”