Birmingham’s Five Points South neighborhood received some good news this week. The 12-story historic Birmingham Building Trades Tower, which has been vacant since a 2015 fire, is receiving a $40 million makeover.
If you live in Alabama, odds are you’ve heard about the Alabama Power Company. Each year, the company provides power to millions of residents throughout the state. But did you know the company’s Birmingham headquarters are nearly one hundred years old? We took a look at the historic Alabama Power Building to learn more.
Get pumped, Birmingham, because this weekend is dedicated to celebrating. First up is Juneteenth on Saturday, June 19, followed by Father’s Day on Sunday, June 20. Not to mention, June is PRIDE month, which means yet another reason to have a GOOD TIME. There’s no time to waste, your weekend plans for June 18-20 await you below.
This summer, mobile cocktail and coffee carts are rolling into Birmingham. Whether you want to book a cocktail cart for a special event or support budding new local businesses at area farmers’ markets, don’t miss these “pour-table” pit stops.
Birmingham’s annual TacoFest returns with a new twist for 2021: margaritas! Taco-Rita Fest is heading to Sloss Furnaces on June 26 for a full line-up of food trucks, art vendors and live music. Ready to go? Keep reading because we’ve got the deets.
Long before the breed became an internet sensation, I’ve had the distinct honor of raising two Welsh Corgi partners in crime. We swapped pics and stories with other local Corgi owners in the Magic City Corgis and Friends group on Facebook to learn about five outstanding Corgis in Birmingham. Be warned: cuteness overload ahead!
This week, I went back to high school. Not my own, though. I checked out the ALL IN: Immersive Storytelling Exhibit at Ramsay High School, an exhibit with the goal of building empathy for public schools. Keep reading to see what I learned and find out more about the Birmingham Education Foundation.
June 19 is more than just a date, it also marks Juneteenth—an annual holiday commemorating the end of slavery in the US. If you’re looking for ways to celebrate this important day, mark your calendar for these events happening in Birmingham.
When it comes to health and safety in the workplace, it’s best to play it safe. That’s why Tyler Schauber, an onsite medical representative at Amazon’s Fulfillment Center in Bessemer, developed an easy list of 5 tips that help keep employees safe at Amazon and beyond. We spoke with Tyler to learn more!
It’s not like we needed an excuse to visit Lane Parke in Mountain Brook already, but their upcoming new tenants are the icing on the cake. Let’s take a look at the new stores and restaurants coming to the neighborhood soon, including some familiar spots you’re probably already obsessed with.
On Tuesday, June 15th, scores of real estate agents gathered in the Green Valley area of Hoover to celebrate the opening of LAH Real Estate‘s brand-new office. We met with Ashley Grubb and Craig Taylor, two agents at the office, to learn what they’re most excited about!