Birmingham sparks attention from Nylon magazine

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Big things are always happening in Birmingham. From a world-praised culinary scene and incredible art museums and galleries to unique, locally-owned shops and more, something new is always taking shape before our eyes. Birmingham has always been several steps ahead of most cities in the state of Alabama, and while locals have always known about the many treasures this town has to offer, the world is finally starting to truly take notice and realize, hey, that place is really cool! Continue reading “Birmingham sparks attention from Nylon magazine”

Update: Birmingham native, Jordan Fisher, wins “Dancing with the Stars”

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Jordan Fisher and Lindsay Arnold win Mirrorball Trophy. Photo via eonline.com.
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A flood of silver confetti rained down on Jordan Fisher and professional dance partner, Lindsay Arnold, as they were announced winners of “Dancing with the Stars” Tuesday night. Continue reading “Update: Birmingham native, Jordan Fisher, wins “Dancing with the Stars””

Highlands Bar and Grill named one of America’s top restaurants by Eater

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Highlands Bar and Grill. Photo via Trip Advisor.

Highlands Bar and Grill, located in Birmingham’s Five Points Southside neighborhood, has been selected as one of the 38 best restaurants in America for 2017 by influential food and dining website, Eater. This makes two years in a row that Highlands has received the honor. Continue reading “Highlands Bar and Grill named one of America’s top restaurants by Eater”

Pappy Van Winkle Bourbon hits Birmingham shelves November 13

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Nov. 13 – Today marks the day that whiskey connoisseurs around Alabama have been waiting for. Beginning at 9 a.m, Pappy Van Winkle Bourbon and the Buffalo Trace Antique Collection will officially be hitting ABC store shelves. But fans of the spirits have to act quick, because it will only be available for one day at select locations.  Continue reading “Pappy Van Winkle Bourbon hits Birmingham shelves November 13”

UAB to get on-campus parking decks and other enhancements

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When attending a university that’s located in the heart of a bustling city, parking is going to be a consistent hassle. The University of Alabama at Birmingham is one such campus. But things are soon to change. To enhance the experience of students, employees and guests, UAB connected with Kimley Horn, a premier planning and design engineering consultant. Continue reading “UAB to get on-campus parking decks and other enhancements”

Pure Fitness’s top 5 tips to staying in shape during the holidays

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The holiday season tends to go hand-in-hand with overeating and not exercising. But just because it is a time of celebration, it doesn’t mean you have to lose your health.

Here are five tips from Pure Fitness to help you stay fit this holiday season: Continue reading “Pure Fitness’s top 5 tips to staying in shape during the holidays”

Get the scoop on Laura Murray’s book, “Amazing Alabama: A Coloring Book Journey Through Our 67 Counties”

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Laura Murray, author and illustrator of Amazing Alabama. Photo Courtesy of lauramurraycreative.com.

Color your way through a whimsical adventure as you discover Alabama in an all-new experience with author Laura Murray’s book, “Amazing Alabama: A Coloring Book Journey Through Our 67 Counties”.

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Stephen Smith Fine Art gallery to showcase The Secret Painting series by artist Michael J. Pearce

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“I Want The World And I Want It Now” by Michael J. Pearce. Photo Courtesy of stephensmith.gallery.

Starting on November 3, Stephen Smith Fine Art will showcase The Secret Paintings – a nationwide touring exhibit of life-size figurative oil paintings by artist Michael J. Pearce. Continue reading “Stephen Smith Fine Art gallery to showcase The Secret Painting series by artist Michael J. Pearce”