Spirits of Summer Ghost Hunt at Birmingham’s Historic Thomas Jefferson Tower

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The TV Personalities The Southern Ghost Girls make a stop during their Spirits of Summer’s Past Ghost Hunt Tour in Birmingham, Al. for 1 Night Only! This haunted location was featured on their TV show and it’s known Nationwide for its hauntingly unusual activity that goes on in the historic building! One of its Kind Interactive Paranormal Investigation of the Famous Historic Thomas Jefferson Tower that has been a key building part of the Birmingham Skyline sine 1929! Exclusive Event where you participate with real paranormal investigation equipment and are Led by Paranormal Investigator Lesley Ann Hyde & Her Team The Southern Ghost Girls . You get to use the most advanced paranormal investigation equipment that you see on TV and see what evidence you can find of any spirits that may still roam the Historic Building. The Thomas Jefferson Hotel opened in 1929 and was a stately presence in Birmingham’s early Cityscape! One of the Country’s Finest Hotels where many famous people Including Marilyn Monroe, Bear Bryant, Ray Charles, & Presidents Calvin Coolage & Herbert Hoover stayed at during its Hey Day! In the 1970’s the Tower became known as the Cabana Hotel which many people still remember. The Building is also one of the only Buildings in the World that has a Zeppelin mooring tower atop of it that was to have anchored Zeppelins for Futuristic Travel. It’s the Only one left in the World!! Experience this one of a kind Interactive fun Paranormal Investigation where you get to decide what spirits may still linger at the building in the Ballroom, Basement, Lobby & Halls. Roots & Revelry Restaurant & Bar is located in the Building offering A Special Night of Spooky Drink Specials and delicious food to purchase if you like at the Fabulous Restaurant and Bar! There is even a special drink that owner and chef Robert Lynn named after the group of investigations “ The Haint Blue”. This is Going to be an Awesome One if A Kind Special Event! Last time was a blast and plenty of Paranormal Evidence was discovered! You can decide if it’s haunted or not! Contact for more information lesleyhyde7480@gmail.com

PHOTOS: take a sneak peek into Crazy Cazboy’s discount bins before their May 10th opening in Homewood

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Crazy Cazboy a.k.a John Cassimus stands in front of one of the many large boxes of liquidated goods in the Crazy Cazboy warehouse. Cassimus will open the discount store Friday, May 10th in Homewood. (Photo by Christine Hull for Bham Now)
Crazy Cazboy a.k.a John Cassimus stands in front of one of the many large boxes of liquidated goods in the Crazy Cazboy warehouse. Cassimus will open the discount store Friday, May 10th in Homewood. (Photo by Christine Hull for Bham Now)

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.

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New apartments, retail space coming to historic former Bessemer city hall

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The 60-unit, multi-use space will be the first redevelopment of its kind in downtown Bessemer.
The 60-unit, multi-use space will be the first redevelopment of its kind in downtown Bessemer. (Photo by Pat Byington for Bham Now)

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.

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5 things to know about The Flying Biscuit Café breakfast chain coming to Birmingham

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Shrimp and Grits Southern Style Biscuit Benedict. This is everything I never knew I always wanted. (Photo via Facebook)

The Flying Biscuit Café is headed to ‘ham! The Atlanta based breakfast and southern food chain will open in the Shops at the Colonnade on Hwy. 280 this summer. Here’s what you need to know about Birmingham’s newest breakfast joint.

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