MasterCard is working to make small black-owned businesses thrive in Birmingham. They’re helping “cash-only” businesses create digital formats while featuring three local creative businesses in their national Priceless campaign. We attended a press conference for the campaign and were inspired by what we learned.
Ever want to know what the Bham Now team is eating when we’re not busy snappin’ photos and writing stories? We’ve got you covered with six of the best things we ate in July, from barbecue pizza to birria tacos.
If you’re seeking a new job in your field or considering changing your career, we’ve got the 411 on hiring events and career opportunities around the Greater Birmingham Area. Update that resume—here’s what’s ahead.
The community of Black-owned businesses in the Shoals is growing, and you’re invited to check out what’s on offer Sunday, August 22 from 3-7PM at The Clarion Inn in Sheffield, Alabama. Keep reading for all the details about Black Owned Business Expo of The Shoals plus three reasons why you need to go.
La-Z-Boy Furniture Galleries of Birmingham is celebrating 28 years of supporting our community and giving back to Ronald McDonald House. Sounds like the best birthday gift, right? We sat down with Curt Morris of La-Z-Boy Furniture Galleries of Birmingham to see why being a part of The Magic City means so much.
YWCA Central Alabama’s KIDS Korner event is back on Thursday, August 19, but this year the event is at Regions Field from 6-9PM and has been reimagined into a night to feel like a kid again! Learn how this local organization is rolling cotton candy, fireworks and fundraising into one fun—and important—event. Tickets available now.
If you live in Birmingham, I’m sure you’ve already realized that eating healthy doesn’t have to be boring. From flavorful juice bar options to build your own poke bowls, the options are unlimited. Check out our guide below for some unique salads that will satisfy your taste buds.
Go Golden Bears! Miles College just cleared all outstanding student bills from the past five academic semesters. They’re using federal aid to help out their students. Keep scrolling to learn more about this unique student aid.
I might be counting down the days until fall weather, but we’re still in the thick of summer heat. Until then, I’m going to turn the streets of Birmingham into my runway and test out these trends that local boutiques are seeing this summer. Here are the top fashion trends according to the most fashionable folks in the biz.
Iron City Grill has released a brand-new brunch menu, and we couldn’t wait to try it! Keep reading to see our top picks & how you can brush up on your painting skills at Brunch + Brushes at Iron City Grill on August 15th!
SWELTER ALERT: summer heat hits Birmingham, July 29-31, with temps in the 90s. While sweating is not for me, there are lots of fun ways to stay cool—pools, splash pads, ice cream + slushies to name a few. I also suggest staying in the delightful A/C and scrolling through events + more happening around the ‘ham this weekend.