The area immediately adjacent to Village Creek in Ensley has been the focus of many of the efforts being undertaken to breathe new life into the surrounding Ensley and Pratt communities. This Saturday area residents and concerned citizens will have the chance to contribute to and help develop a vision for housing that will line [...]
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April 17th, 2008 · Comments Off · 35218, Community, environmental
October 11th, 2007 · Comments Off · 35218, Alabama, Birmingham, Random Shots
Photo credit: André Natta The former Bank of Ensley building on the city’s westside is currently undergoing an extensive, long-term renovation project by its owner, Monumental Contracting Service. The company moved into the building, most recently used as storage for the city’s library system during the renovation of two area branches, early last year. Here [...]
October 8th, 2007 · Comments Off · 35218, Alabama, Birmingham, Election '07, politics, Random Shots
Photo credit: André Natta It’s getting down to the wire for the candidates in this year’s mayoral election. Our Election ’07 site has been updated to include links to local websites, blogs, mainstream and alternative media and selected posts from our own coverage. We hope that this and other last minute changes to the site [...]
July 27th, 2007 · Comments Off · 35218, Alabama, Birmingham, Events
Tomorrow Tuxedo Junction will be jumping with the sights and sounds of the 22nd annual Function at The Junction festival in Ensley. The festival is named for the Erskine Hawkins hit that serves as the unofficial song for the city of Birmingham. Click here to view the festival schedule as of July 24.
July 20th, 2007 · 2 Comments · 35218, Alabama, Birmingham, Events
This is becoming a common sight in downtown Ensley; final preparations for the opening of a new business. Tomorrow the community will celebrate recent openings with the first annual Ensley Revitalization Festival.
May 30th, 2007 · 2 Comments · 35218, Birmingham, Sports
The Birmingham Barons defeated the Jacksonville Suns 3-2 at the 12th annual Rickwood Classic at historic Rickwood Field. More than 5,800 turned out for the game during which the Barons donned uniforms from their affiliation with the Kansas City/Oakland A’s MLB franchise. Enjoy these images from the game by Terminal photographer Bob Farley. [mygal=2007-rickwood-classic] UPDATE: [...]