Winter weather leads warming stations to open at Boutwell Auditorium Jan. 8-13

We haven’t seen the sun in a few days and can expect freezing temperatures to roll in this weekend. Photo via Jacob Blakenship for Bham Now

If you’ve been outside in the past 48 hours, you’ve noticed a sharp chill in the air. For our homeless community, this could be tragic. In response to forecasted freezing temperatures, the City of Birmingham is hosting a warming station at Boutwell Auditorium from Friday, Jan. 8 through Wednesday, Jan. 13. 

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Forget what is closed on Snow Day 2019, who is OPEN? We found a few places

 

5 Points Hardware Store on Birmingham’s Southside. Photo by Pat Byington for Bham Now

Since it has been in the news about its imminent closure, did you know the 24 hour Western Supermarket- Highland Avenue store on Birmingham’s Southside never closed during the great Blizzard of 1993?

Accumulation of 20 inches of snow? No problem!

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