More growth is on the radar for the city of Leeds. Get excited for a brand new entertainment complex, The Backyard, opening at the Outlet Shops of Grand River this July.Continue reading “New entertainment complex, The Backyard, to open at Outlet Shops of Grand River in Leeds”
The first CBD exclusive store within the city limits of Birmingham opened its doors on May 7, in the Five Points Neighborhood near Zydeco.
Free doughnuts anyone?! Facebook will be heading to Hero Doughnuts in Homewood this Friday, May 10! They’ll be giving away FREE doughnuts starting at 10AM to celebrate the launch of a new Facebook feature, birthday stories!
Mother’s Day is just around the corner, and we don’t want you heading home empty-handed. Here are 10 Birmingham local Mother’s Day gift ideas that we know she’ll love including local favorites like Wild Honey Flower Truck and Dreamers Supply Co.
Have you checked out West Homewood recently? Well, I hadn’t in a long time and was pleasantly surprised when I stumbled into the cute area around Patriot Park. A quick walk around the block of darling little bungalows, businesses and restaurants had me dialin’ up my realtor and planning my next family move. Here are the highlights of my adventure.Continue reading “7 reasons we’re obsessed with the West Homewood area in Birmingham”
There are two types of people in this world: those who love thrill-of-the-hunt bargain shopping and those who would rather poke their own eye out than dig for a sale. Belonging squarely in the deal-loving, thrifty-to-the-core category, I decided to take a deep dive into the freshly stocked bins at Crazy Cazboy’s. Here’s what I found at the new discount store opening May 10.Continue reading “PHOTOS: take a sneak peek into Crazy Cazboy’s discount bins before their May 10th opening in Homewood”
The flurry of activity continues in Parkside. In April, developers announced plans for two additional high-rise apartment buildings set to start construction this year. Find out what’s in store for the two properties, as well as an update on what other residential and mixed use buildings are in the works for the district on Birmingham’s west side.Continue reading “5 new residential developments to keep your eye on in Birmingham’s Parkside”
Four prominent Alabama companies – including three that are Birmingham-based – and an Alabama state agency has been named to the Forbes America’s Best Midsize Employers 2019 list.
This weekend, May 2-4, King’s Home Thrift Stores in Birmingham, Pinson and Hanceville are cutting ribbons and celebrating their grand openings! All weekend, each store will have 25% off everything plus grand opening parties each day. Don’t miss all the food and fun for a great cause. Plus, it’s FREE!
Birmingham’s Vulcan Materials Company announced plans this week to support academic excellence programs at Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs). The new grant initiative will support select Historically Black Colleges and Universities in key areas of the Southeastern United States that are part of the Company’s nationwide footprint.Continue reading “Vulcan Materials breaks new ground with THE YARD and Historically Black Colleges and Universities”
Starting April 29, Magic City Flower Market brings locally grown flowers to Birmingham. It’s at Rosegolden Flowers in Avondale (right across the street from The Abbey Coffee Shop). Mondays during growing season, it’s open from 10AM-1PM.Continue reading “Magic City Flower Market opens April 29 in Avondale: flower fans rejoice”
It’s been one year since Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Shelby County opened their doors in Pelham. In honor of the hospital’s one-year anniversary, Bham Now took a behind the scenes tour to get the inside scoop on what goes on day-to-day. Find out what makes the hospital stand out and and who’s behind the exceptional care. *Caution: extremely heartwarming photos ahead.
Spring has sprung, y’all! What’s your backyard situation looking like after that rainy, cold winter? If it’s anything like mine, it needs a little attention…ok, a LOT of attention. Here are six ways to spruce up your Birmingham backyard just in time for warmer weather!Continue reading “6 tips to turn your Birmingham backyard into a stunning oasis this spring”
Plans are in the works to transform Bessemer’s former city hall space into a mixed-use development, bringing new housing units and retail space downtown. This is great news and a huge step in revitalizing the downtown Bessemer area! Here’s why.
In the market for a new car, but have no time to go to a dealership to find one? I have the 411 on a really handy service that is easy to use, stress-free and will also save you hours at a dealership—the Fast Lane Purchase tool by Driver’s Way. Here’s a step-by-step guide on how and why you should use it during your next car purchase.