Hands on Birmingham is searching for volunteers for the 12th Annual Project Homeless Connect, Saturday, February 24, 2018 at the Boutwell Auditorium. It’s a really effective, unique program that helps our homeless population with simple, complex and necessary things all in one single day.
Hey Birmingham. You can help fight world hunger while sipping on a beer at Cahaba Brewing Co., making connections and listening to a DJ. Check out YP Birmingham and Rotaract’s LIVE service project on Feb. 28!
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”
Hopefully you’ve all seen some incredible Olympic performances this past weekend. The Opening ceremony was really exciting. Watching these premier American athletes compete in the 2018 Winter Olympics made me wonder about Alabama Olympians. Continue reading “Alabama Olympians: one Birmingham gold medalist and many other premier athletes”
Today is the day! D’s Tamales Restaurant and Bar is celebrating their Grand Opening in Birmingham’s Five Points South.
No parent wants to think about child abduction, and I know I would do whatever it takes to keep my daughter safe.
The Sloss Music and Arts Festival is vamping up and after waiting for the daily lineup to officially drop, the moment as finally arrived! Continue reading “The Sloss Fest 2018 daily lineup has officially dropped and we are stoked”
Hey, Birmingham! Are you in need of a laugh? Then check out these hilarious comedy acts hitting the stages of Birmingham this February.
Take note! On February 17th at the Samford University Wright Center, Birmingham’s most renowned vocalists and performers will be joining the Alabama Symphony Orchestra and the Alabama Symphony Orchestra Chorus for an evening concert titled, Birmingham Does Broadway.
Birmingham is known for many things. Its strong history in steel. Its killer restaurant and culinary scene. A whole lot of Southern charm and hospitality. But what it’s also known for is its incredible markets. Get ready for some amazing Saturday markets coming up in the ‘ham! Continue reading “Mark your calendar, Birmingham, street markets are headed your way”
Birmingham offers many ways to learn more about the Civil Rights movement, and to celebrate Black History Month. A visit to Birmingham can be a sobering, reflective and finally an uplifting experience for anyone interested in this period of our country’s history.
Want to support Birmingham’s great causes? Then attend the many galas and fundraisers happening in our city this February.
Continue reading “Support a good cause, attend Birmingham galas and fundraisers this February”
It is going to be clear skies and chilly in Birmingham when the Super Blue Blood Moon appears during the partial lunar eclipse on Wednesday morning.
The UAB Blazer Football program had their their best season in program history in 2017. UAB finished the regular season with an overall record of 8-4 and a mark of 6-2 in C-USA. Continue reading “After best season in program history, UAB Blazer Football announces 2018 schedule”