Spring is exploding in Birmingham! With Easter coming up at the end of March, can you guess who will be hopping our way? The Easter Bunny, of course! And he’s bringing lots of eggs, chocolate candy and cuteness along with him. Continue reading “The spring guide to Easter Bunny photos and egg hunts happening around Birmingham”
Have you heard of “The Awesome Mary Show”? Continue reading “Birmingham’s ‘Awesome Mary’ hopes to spread positive message about disabilities on ‘Ellen’”
Birmingham, known as the Magic City, is the largest city in Alabama. Home to a vibrant downtown, burgeoning loft community and world-class culinary scene, Birmingham is one of the most livable cities in the nation.
But did you know that Greek culture has been a huge influence in the city since its founding in 1871? Continue reading “Strong Greek influence helps make Birmingham a true Magic City”
You’ve heard of the seven deadly sins – wrath, envy, gluttony, greed, lust, pride, and sloth. But have you ever considered what sins the state you live in falls most victim to? Continue reading “Alabama comes in hot on WalletHub’s most sinful states list”
Come one, come all. Join Asbury United Methodist Church on March 17 and 18 for an Open House Weekend to celebrate the grand opening of its new sanctuary. Continue reading “Asbury United Methodist Church hosts Easter Open House this March in Birmingham”
Have you snagged your box of Girl Scout Cookies yet? If not, you may want to consider buying them from Troop 30148. Continue reading “Local Girl Scout Troop does big things for Birmingham via cookie sales”
Where can one of the best Thai restaurants in Birmingham be found? If you ask locals, it’s served at Blue Pacific at Hoover Food Mart. Continue reading “Blue Pacific at Hoover Food Mart deemed one of Birmingham’s best Thai restaurants”
Big things are happening in Trussville this year as the city undergoes a huge revitalization project. Continue reading “Trussville’s revitalization project has officially begun: here’s what’s opening!”
Guess what, Birmingham! If you’re a fan of Wintzell’s Oyster House, then we have some exciting news for you. Continue reading “6 Wintzell’s Oyster Houses are coming to Birmingham”
If you live in Birmingham, you’re no stranger to the woes and expletives caused by Hwy. 280. The City of Birmingham and ALDOT have officially teamed up in an effort to improve the I-459/Hwy. 280 Interchange. Continue reading “Birmingham City Countil approves big changes to the I-459 and Hwy. 280 interchange”
We all know that reading to your children is important. But did you know that toddlers and preschoolers who are read to every day have many academic advantages? If you’re looking to jump-start your child’s interest in reading, then check out the 50 Stories to Read Before You’re 5 collection by Books-A-Million.
Sandwiches. Salads. Soups. Oh my! If you’re looking for a lunch spot that’s quick, casual and delicious, check out Roly Poly Sandwiches’ newest location in Homewood. Continue reading “Roly Poly Sandwiches is Homewood’s latest restaurant success”
Say hello to Blaze Fast Fire’d Pizza! The newest pizza chain to hit Birmingham, and it opens tomorrow – Feb. 15. Continue reading “Blaze Fast Fire’d Pizza opens Feb. 15 in Birmingham’s Southside”
It’s T-minus 24 hours until the beginning of LENT – that time of year to give up something for 40 days. But what should you pick and why do people do it? Here’s the lowdown. Continue reading “Birmingham challenges itself during 40 days of Lent”
Five Special Tactics Airmen will receive the Bronze Star Medal – the military’s fourth highest combat medal – for extraordinary heroism during a ceremony at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. The ceremony will take place at 11a.m. on February 13, 2018. Continue reading “Special Operations Surgical Team to receive Bronze Star Medal at UAB”