5 reasons to choose Birmingham’s Motivated Movers for all your packing and moving needs

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Professional, prompt and courteous, the team at Birmingham’s Motivated Movers is ready to serve. Photo by Wade Cline.

Whatever size your move, here are the top 5 reasons you should leave it to the pros at Birmingham’s Motivated Movers.  Read on…. Continue reading “5 reasons to choose Birmingham’s Motivated Movers for all your packing and moving needs”

Whistling Table opening in June! And 7 other facts about chef-owner Mac Russell’s restaurant in Forest Park

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Since 2016, fans of Shindigs catering and food truck in Birmingham have anxiously waited for a brick-and-mortar restaurant from chef and co-founder Mac Russell. The wait is almost over. Renovations are wrapping up in the Forest Park location, and Russell plans to open the doors of Whistling Table around the first of June. Here’s what you need to know. Continue reading “Whistling Table opening in June! And 7 other facts about chef-owner Mac Russell’s restaurant in Forest Park”

National business news media abuzz about potential Birmingham-based Energen bid by billionaire Carl Icahn

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Energen Headquarters in downtown Birmingham. Photo by Pat Byington for Bham Now.

Today, national business news media outlets are abuzz about the news that legendary billionaire investor Carl Icahn is considering a bid to buy Birmingham-based Energen.

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Confessions of a savvy sales lady! 5 do’s and don’ts about car buying from Adamson Ford’s credit expert.

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Adamson Ford’s Christie Taylor can show you how to lease or buy a car today.

She’s not here to take advantage of you. She’s here to make sure you’re not overwhelmed with the details of a car purchase. So, relax. Adamson Ford’s Car Credit Genie Christie Taylor guides us through the do’s and don’ts of car buying.

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Alabama Sawyer, Edifyonline and Wyndy talk about their experience in the Alabama Launchpad competition; imerge 2018 is July 12

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Alabama as an emerging force in innovation

Since 2014, EDPA’s  imerge innovation awards ceremony has celebrated Alabama companies who are the most innovative in the state. Continue reading “Alabama Sawyer, Edifyonline and Wyndy talk about their experience in the Alabama Launchpad competition; imerge 2018 is July 12”

Could Morris Avenue be the Birmingham Retail Row? Check out Honeycreeper Chocolate, basic. and Heidi Elnora Atelier.

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Courtney Pigford of Honeycreeper Chocolate and Lacey Woodroof of basic. in front of their future Morris Avenue storefront. Photo via @abasicshop on Instagram

Visit Morris Avenue and you cannot help but notice the construction going full steam ahead on the 60,000-square-foot Founders Station. But there is a quieter transformation afoot. The Birmingham entrepreneurs behind Honeycreeper Chocolate and basic. have announced their dual storefront, opening this summer on the storied cobblestone street. They are leasing the space from Heidi Elnora, a local bridal designer whose boutique is next door. Could Morris Avenue become the Birmingham Retail Row?

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Amazon is ‘primed’ to locate in the Birmingham metro area, according to report

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According to a news report from the Birmingham Business Journal (BBJ), Amazon.com Inc. is considering a site in Bessemer for a fulfillment center. The new facility will employ at least 1,500 and possibly up to 3000 people in the Birmingham metro area.

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Little Savannah, Crestline Bagel and The Filling Station among neighborhood restaurants receiving their inspection scores in the past 30 days

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Jennifer and Ralph Yarbrough owners of Crestline Bagel Company, Photo by Pat Byington

4 popular Birmingham neighborhood restaurants received their health inspection scores over the past 30 day, since Bham Now last reported scores in mid-April.

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Shop our Mother’s Day Gift Guide for the Market at Pepper Place

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Dayspring Dairy offers a variety of sheep milk cheeses and caramel spreads that any foodie mom will love. Photo by author

Mother’s Day is this Sunday, May 13. If that sentence just sent a wave of panic down your spine because you haven’t bought a gift yet, do not fret. Bham Now presents the 2018 Mother’s Day Gift Guide for the Market at Pepper Place. Open from 7 a.m. to noon this Saturday, the market has  gift options for every taste and budget.

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