Alchemy213 opens its new location in Five Points South

The men’s retail store has expanded to include men and women’s street style. Find your own unique looks here! Photo via Five Points South Bham on Facebook

Five Points South is a delightful side of historic Birmingham offering restaurants, bars, boutiques, and most recently: a street wear retail center. Alchemy213 was created with the intention of expanding the creativity of the community. Now, this concept is bringing Alchemy to its new Five Points South location in Birmingham.   Continue reading “Alchemy213 opens its new location in Five Points South”

Birmingham’s Five Points South; new businesses make life convenient and enjoyable

Five Points South
Five Points fountain. Via- Facebook.

Where will you be able to grab a beer, fresh tamales, and get your haircut all within a block of each other? FIVE POINTS SOUTH!

As someone relatively new to Birmingham, I can say that while I didn’t know much about all the cool, revitalized neighborhoods in the city, I did know about Five Points. Continue reading “Birmingham’s Five Points South; new businesses make life convenient and enjoyable”

A review: Young Pioneers VIP Viewing Party of the Five Points St. Patrick’s Day Parade

Young Pioneers VIP Viewing Party
via Young Pioneers’ event page

Last Saturday, I attended the VIP Viewing Party hosted by Young Pioneers for the St. Patrick’s Day parade in Five Points South. It was held at 5 Point Public House – a prime viewing spot for the parade. I had a great time. See why.

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Followup: CrossPlex Village isn’t all fun and games

Jefferson County Millennial Democrats’ Facebook profile banner

Yesterday morning, I wrote about the City Council’s approval of a proposed CrossPlex Village near Five Points West.

Yesterday afternoon, I was able to get in contact with the most visible voice of dissent: the Jefferson County Millennial Democrats.

Speaking with their treasurer, Emma Colburn, I was able to get a more in-depth analysis of why they object to the development approval.

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