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The UAB bills are filed in Montgomery as men’s basketball keeps dancing in Louisville

03.20.2015 by André Natta · No Comments

UAB Blaze at Bartow Arena

As the UAB men’s basketball team began its journey into March Madness 2015, three bills aimed at wholesale reform at their university were introduced in Montgomery. The bills could lead to board reform — and an unprecedented request. Continue reading

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Uptown becomes Birmingham’s first open container district

03.17.2015 by André Natta · 0 Comments

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The Birmingham City Council today approved its first open-container entertainment district, Uptown. It may be the first of several to spring up throughout the city’s central business district. Continue reading

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Breakfast at Milo’s on Southside near UAB starts February 10

02.3.2015 by André Natta · 0 Comments

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If you’re still in disbelief about Milo’s Hamburgers announcing plans to serve breakfast at its Southside location starting February 10, they’ve released details about what’ll be on the menu. They’re going to have Conecuh sausage. Yes, really. Sounds like two visits next Tuesday… Continue reading

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This year, Birmingham Bill says “check out ‘ Punxsutawney Phil’s forecast”

02.2.2015 by André Natta · 1 Comment

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This morning fans of Birmingham Bill will need to check in with Punxsutawney Phil — or maybe Smith Lake Jake — to get their Groundhog Day weather forecast fix. Bill’s decided to take the year off. We don’t blame him; it’s cold out there this morning. Continue reading

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Longtime Forest Park grocer V. Richard’s announces it’s closing via Facebook

01.30.2015 by André Natta · 0 Comments

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The long-time specialty grocer posted the news to its fan page on Facebook early Friday afternoon, January 30. They had been operating out of the Forest Park neighborhood since 1995 and in its current location since late 2004. Continue reading

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Plans for Beer Engineers space in Parkside stall

01.30.2015 by André Natta · 0 Comments

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The banner announcing their planned arrival still hangs on the Wood Wade Building, but the project that would have placed two Alabama craft breweries side-by-side in Parkside has stalled for financial reasons. Continue reading

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Design Review signage approval means third Waffle House location slated for greater downtown Birmingham

01.28.2015 by André Natta · 6 Comments

New Waffle House 2015

A building that has seen several restaurants in recent years — and former Birmingham mayor Larry Langford’s election night celebration — will soon see new life as greater downtown’s newest Waffle House location. Continue reading

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