Welcome to the 2nd installment of the Bham Now Guide to Birmingham statues and monuments. This edition features statues that are symbols of our community.
Happy Monday, my fellow civic-minded Birmingham readers. Today it’s District 3 incumbent Valerie Abbott’s turn to answer Bham Now’s candidate questionnaire.
With two victories today, the Southside Shockers advanced to the Final Six of the Dizzy Dean World Series.
United Way’s Area Agency on Aging of Jefferson County held two town hall meetings this Monday where members of the community were able to share their questions, comments and concerns regarding area senior citizens.
In the last municipal election, Birmingham’s voter turnout was right at 20%. Let’s change that by educating ourselves and spreading the word. This shareable Voter’s Guide should help!
Hey, ya’ll. There are 12 candidates running for mayor of Birmingham, and Brother Fernandez Sims is one of them.
Welcome to the Bham Now Guide to Birmingham statues. This edition features statues honoring people.
Erica Robbins, a District 5 candidate for Birmingham’s city council, is the founder of Be A Blessing Birmingham, a group that brings awareness and support to Birmingham’s homeless population.
Birmingham’s building boom continues to send ripples of construction activity throughout the downtown area and nearby neighborhoods. Nowhere is this more obvious than in the housing market, as numerous new condominiums, apartment complexes and mixed-use developments have popped up throughout the city center over the past few years.
Sloss Tech and Sloss Fest just didn’t pack enough into a single weekend. The Birmingham Business Alliance joins the fray for three days, via their Sloss Experience! Continue reading “The Birmingham Business Alliance’s Talent Recruitment Program, Sloss, and you”
If you are a runner or cyclist, there is one overpass in the Magic City where you literally fear for your life.
If you’re looking for Birmingham municipal candidate interviews Bham Now is the place. Get out there and vote on August 22!
Norfolk Southern might bring in almost 2,000 jobs statewide, but residents of Trussville aren’t impressed. Continue reading “Norfolk Southern (still) keeps residents out of their own homes”
Lanny Jackson has qualified to run as a candidate for mayor of Birmingham. What do you know about him?
This week in Birmingham is big. How big? Try fighting-with-cardboard, two-festivals, Game-of-Thrones-Season-Premiere big! Remember: band links have music, so be careful if you’re reading this at work! Continue reading “Birmingham top ten: July 12-18”