Peek inside FarmStand by Stone Hollow Farmstead open now at Pepper Place

FarmStand’s new storefront at Pepper Place. Photo by Terri Robertson for Bham Now

For five years, Stone Hollow Farmstead has tempted us with bouquets, cheeses and other treats at its tent on Saturday mornings at Market at Pepper Place. Now it has set up shop permanently in the neighborhood with FarmStand, a new brick-and-mortar that opened its doors on March 7.

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9 things to know and love about Birmingham’s Cahaba Community, including Lake Purdy

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Barber Motorsports Vintage Museum is in the Cahaba community of Birmingham.
Pictures can’t even begin to do justice to the Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum. Photo by Sharron Swain for Bham Now

Chances are, you didn’t know Birmingham’s Cahaba Community was a thing. It’s made up of one neighborhood: an old coal-mining area called Overton. Once you finish reading, you’re going to want to visit because there’s a lot going on.

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Run the track at the first ever Indy 5K race at Barber Motorsports Park April 5th to kick off the Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama presented by Amfirst. Register now!

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There’s more than one kind of race happening at the Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama presented by AmFirst this year! Run the track at Barber Motorsports Park in Birmingham, Alabama during the Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama. (Photo submitted)
There’s more than one kind of race happening at the Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama presented by AmFirst this year! Run the track at Barber Motorsports Park in Birmingham during the Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama. Photo submitted

Registration is now open for the first-ever Indy 5k race Friday, April 5 at the 10th annual Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama. If you’d like to get up close and personal with IndyCar drivers, this is a great chance to do just that! Several drivers plan to lace up their running shoes after racing Friday to take part in the 5k on Barber Motorsports Track.

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Birmingham, you’ve never seen anything like Practice Works in Avondale. Meet the women behind the holistic coworking space opening this spring

Meredith Calhoun and Becca Impello of holistic healthcare co-working space Practice Works opening soon in Avondale. (Photo submitted)
Meredith Calhoun and Becca Impello of holistic healthcare co-working space Practice Works opening soon in Avondale. Photo submitted

Coworking spaces—they’re the perfect office alternative for small businesses and entrepreneurs seeking a place to work without the pricy overhead cost of an office. Birmingham is peppered with them—but none quite like Practice Works, the new holistic health coworking space opening in Avondale this April.

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Shipt CEO and founder Bill Smith leaving company, announces new leadership from Target

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Shipt, the national same-day grocery shopping service headquartered in Birmingham, will soon have a new leader at the helm of the Shipt ship. Founder and CEO Bill Smith announced today he will step down to pursue other entrepreneurial endeavors. Taking his place will be Target executive Kelly Caruso, who most recently served as the vice president of merchandising for the global company.

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Alabama Symphony Orchestra serves up a slice of Americana with “Appalachian Spring” March 22-23. Use code AppSpring25 for 25% off tickets.

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Lisa Wienhold, ASO principal flutist, chats with Bham Now about one of her favorite compositions, “Appalachian Spring.” Photo by Terri Robertson for Bham Now

Alabama Symphony Orchestra performs Aaron Copland’s “Appalachian Spring” March 22-23, 7PM, at UAB’s Alys Stephens Center in Birmingham. We’ve got four fresh reasons to get those tickets today to hear one of the greatest works in American music history. Seats start at $24. Use code AppSpring25 for 25% off tickets.

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150 top RealtySouth agents team up with Red Mountain Grace to provide a home to out-of-town patients

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Stacey Booth (left), who spoke about Red Mountain Grace at the RealtySouth event, with breast cancer patient Jeannie McKay. Photo by Hannah Chambley for Bham Now

On Tuesday, March 5, top-performing RealtySouth agents got a first glimpse at the furnished downtown loft they adopted for one year through the nonprofit Red Mountain Grace. Find out how it will help patients and families staying in Birmingham for medical care.

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