Jilted heart? Here’s your anti-Valentine’s Day guide to Birmingham

Did you hear? No candy hearts on sale this year! Just another reason to boycott Valentine’s Day.

Does Valentine’s Day make you cringe? Then you’ve come to the right place. Here’s a list of a Valentine activities that don’t involve colorful hearts, crowds of love-struck couples or even a date.

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Filming for western movie ‘Hell on The Border’ shot in Bessemer. Will it be completed?

On set of “Hell on The Border” movie set in Bessemer, AL. Photo via Larry O. Gay

Birmingham was in the movie spotlight yet again this past weekend as extras and even some well-known celebrities took to downtown Bessemer for the filming of a new action thriller “Hell on The Border.”

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A parent’s guide to outpatient services for kids in Birmingham: occupational and speech therapy, tutoring and more

Articulation therapy fun. Photo via Child’s Play Therapy Center

Does your child need extra attention in specific areas of learning and development? Whether your child struggles with handwriting, speech, dyslexia or Autism, guidance and support is within reach. To help your child succeed and live their best life, here’s a helpful guide to outpatient services around Birmingham.

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14 restaurants perfect for celebrating Valentine’s Day in Birmingham

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Enjoy a fun night out at The Lab Bar and Kitchen in Birmingham. Photo via The Lab Bar and Kitchen

February 14 is Valentine’s Day. Are you looking for a special place to dine? Celebrate the day of love and hearts at one of these special—and delicious—restaurants in Birmingham.

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‘Genome: Unlocking Life’s Code’ at McWane Science Center now until May 19

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“Genome: Unlocking Life’s Code” 3D animation. Photo via McWane Science Center

Have you ever pondered why your hair is curly or where you got those adorable dimples? Maybe you’ve wondered if you’re prone to certain diseases and whether they’re preventable. Find answers to these questions when you visit McWane Science Center’s newest immersive, high-tech exhibit—“Genome: Unlocking Life’s Code”—on display now until May 19.

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Gas delivery service Yoshi launches in Birmingham January 14. Use code BHAMNOW for $10 credit and one month FREE.

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Shipt delivers groceries. TakeOut delivers pizza.  Amazon delivers boxes of stuff. Now Yoshi—launching in Birmingham on January 14—delivers gasoline to your car. Yoshi knows you have better things to do than sit at a gas station or pump gas in the rain, so they offer gasoline and maintenance services on demand right from your phone. Get a FREE month and $10 credit using code BHAMNOW. Find out more.

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13 local Etsy shops in Birmingham that will land on your favorites list

Midnight swirl round handmade ceramic ring dish. Photo via susangordonpottery on Etsy

Finding a new favorite Etsy page is always exciting. Especially when the seller turns out to live in your very own town. Here are 13 local Etsy shops in Birmingham that are sure to make it onto your favorites list.

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