Bojangles’ Inc. presents United Ability with check for nearly $25,000

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Bojangles’ presenting check to United Ability. Photo courtesy of United Ability.

When checking out at a store – grocery, pharmacy, etc. – you are often asked if you would like to donate $1 to a specific cause. While you may feel that a single dollar won’t make much of an impact, in truth, it really does add up.  Continue reading “Bojangles’ Inc. presents United Ability with check for nearly $25,000”

Mark your calendar, Birmingham, street markets are headed your way

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The Market at Pepper Place. Photo via Facebook.

Birmingham is known for many things. Its strong history in steel. Its killer restaurant and culinary scene. A whole lot of Southern charm and hospitality. But what it’s also known for is its incredible markets. Get ready for some amazing Saturday markets coming up in the ‘ham! Continue reading “Mark your calendar, Birmingham, street markets are headed your way”

Same-day delivery available at select Birmingham Target locations on February 1

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Photo via ciobulletin.com.

Great news Birmingham Target fans! After recently acquiring Shipt – a membership-based grocery delivery startup located in our very own city of Birmingham – Target will officially launch its same-day delivery service on February 1. That’s less than a week away. Score! Continue reading “Same-day delivery available at select Birmingham Target locations on February 1”

Let’s give it up for Jefferson County school cafeterias with perfect health code scores

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Greenwood Elementary. Photo via school’s Facebook page.

When you send your child to school, there are many things you hope for as a parent. Are they safe, are they learning and doing well in their classes, are they fitting in and making friends? But another area of concern is whether your child is in a clean environment. Continue reading “Let’s give it up for Jefferson County school cafeterias with perfect health code scores”

Firefighter and rescue paramedic, Derrek Oldham, helps keep Birmingham safe

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Hoover Fire Department, Station 8.

You’ve seen them racing by in their brilliant red rescue trucks. You’ve watched them on the news being recognized for their heroic bravery. But have you ever stopped and really thought about who these brave men and women are that work as firefighters and paramedics and how much they do for our city? Continue reading “Firefighter and rescue paramedic, Derrek Oldham, helps keep Birmingham safe”