5 sweet Birmingham spots to get your pecan pie fix

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Say hi to some amazing pecan pie. Photo via Glenwood Pecans

A staple delicious dessert of the South, pecan pie never disappoints. You might usually associate this syrupy sweet more with the Fall months. However, this Monday, July 12, being National Pecan Pie Day should give you all the reasons to enjoy a slice this summer.

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5 of Birmingham’s oldest businesses you need to check out, including the oldest Black-owned biz

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Check out five more of Birmingham’s oldest establishments, including the peaceful Buddy Vines Fish Camp. Photo via Bham Now.

We’re back folks with another round of Birmingham’s oldest businesses. Keep reading to learn the fascinating, fun and funny history behind a few of your favorite Birmingham stores, businesses and companies.

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Savage’s, Ashley Mac’s, The Filling Station receive A+ food service scores in March

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Savage’s Bakery in Homewood attracts people of all ages! Photo by Pat Byington for Bham Now

Several Birmingham area restaurants including Savage’s in Homewood, Crestwood Neighborhood’s The Filling Station, and the Casual Pint in Hoover received 95 and above on their health inspection scores in March 2021.

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Get the royal treatment with King Cake from these 9 local businesses

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King Cakes at Edgar’s Bakery come with a baby on the outside. Photo via Edgar’s Bakery’s Facebook

February is a month of celebrations, including Black History Month and Mardi Gras, which falls on February 16th this year. Celebrating Carnival looks different because of Covid-19, but enjoying King Cake is still the same. Keep reading to see where you can get your King Cake in Birmingham and what other royal treats you can find, too.

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New York Pizza, Savage’s, La Paz among restaurants receiving 95 and above inspection scores this past month

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New York Pizza in the Edgewood Neighborhood of Homewood. Photo by Pat Byington for Bham Now

Several popular Birmingham area neighborhood restaurants, including New York Pizza, Savage’s Bakery and LaPaz received 95 and above on their health inspection scores over the past 30 days.

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