Did you know UAB is a Diversity Champion?
56 years ago this month they changed the world.
Who needs to camp-out in the Sipsey Wilderness or the Great Smoky Mountains when you can experience urban wildlife and the outdoors on Birmingham’s “front lawn” – Railroad Park.
Ever wanted to peek into someone else’s closet to see how they organize all their stuff? Bham Now did it! See what makes this Birmingham Mom’s custom closet work like magic.Continue reading “Peek into this Birmingham Mom’s designer closet. 11 details that make it super special.”
If you’re a fan of mid-century modern style, you’ve got to head over to Soho Retro. It’s right next to Holler & Dash on 18th Street in Homewood. Steve Thomas, the shop’s proprietor, has curated a treasure-trove of furniture and art that you’re going to love.Continue reading “8 things to know about Soho Retro furniture shop in Homewood”
Birmingham’s Crestline community is made up of two of the city’s 99 neighborhoods. If you don’t know someone who lives here, you might have been for the area’s “hidden park” or a couple of tasty restaurants in a little shopping strip off Hagood.
We took a look around to see what you might like to know about this tucked-away corner of the city.Continue reading “9 things we love about Birmingham’s Crestline community, including Hidden Park”
From wine tastings and festivals to a huge golf tournament and more, here’s what’s happening this weekend in Birmingham, May 10-12.Continue reading “50 weekend events in Birmingham, May 10-12, including Regions Tradition and Magic City Wine Fest”
Are you looking for a new home in Birmingham? We’ve got 4 open houses for you to check out this weekend — you’re sure to find the perfect home for you. Enjoy!Continue reading “Rainy Day Blues? Here are a Quartet of Open Houses for May 10-12”
Birmingham – this is a big community-wide accomplishment.
For the 17th consecutive year, the United Way of Central Alabama has received a 4-star rating from Charity Navigator, the nation’s largest independent charity evaluator.
Today, Bham Now, members of the Birmingham media and local dignitaries, that included Bessemer native and sports legend Bo Jackson, took a tour of the Amazon Fulfillment Center construction site in Bessemer.
May 13-19 is National Public Gardens Week! The Friends of Birmingham Botanical Gardens is giving away two free young professional memberships to celebrate the occasion. Visit Bham Now’s instagram for a chance to win.Continue reading “May flowers, anyone? 17 reasons to visit Birmingham Botanical Gardens now. Win a YP membership!”
Looking for something fun the kids can do this summer? Save the date for fun, friends and fellowship during these Vacation Bible School programs happening around Birmingham May through July.Continue reading “10+ VBS programs happening around Birmingham, May-July”
Home sewing is making a comeback. We spoke with two local Birmingham sewers about why sewing is cool again.Continue reading “Heard of #MemadeMay? Home sewing is making a comeback around the globe, including right here in Birmingham”
Once upon a time in Birmingham, the options for new, upscale single-family housing near the city center were almost nonexistent. Now, there’s Cottages on Fifth in Avondale. Not only are they close to all kinds of fun things, they’re ridiculously energy efficient and low-maintenance. Read on for all the details.Continue reading “6 low-maintenance reasons to love Avondale’s Cottages on Fifth. Act fast. Only 3 left!”
The popular digital publication for men, The Manual has named Good People Brewing’s can designs, as one of their 11 best beer can designs ever.