Last year, Stephen Vinson walked the 5KBR. This year, the Birmingham, AL native is going to walk the Mercedes Half-Marathon instead. He’ll have a lot of folks keeping track of his progress thanks to his recent interview with The Birmingham News.
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January 3rd, 2011 · Comments Off · Health
July 20th, 2009 · 2 Comments · The City
Last week’s comments by Birmingham’s mayor, Larry Langford, reminded us of how much has been accomplished in the city during his tenure. The question for many is whether or not it is the right direction at this time.
May 19th, 2009 · 2 Comments · On the agenda
Looks like Mayor Langford wasn’t kidding when he suggested cutting ONB’s funding from the 2010 operating budget of the City of Birmingham. Now, it’s a game of wait and see…
August 14th, 2008 · 2 Comments · Across the pond
We were going to do a follow-up about the fallout from our city’s skyline being used in a mailing about recycling efforts to more than 700,000… in the UK. Instead, André (that’s me) was interviewed for a story that was published in The Birmingham Post early this morning (their time) about a similar incident that [...]
June 6th, 2008 · Comments Off · Travelogue
Screenshot of Delta Air Lines Sky Magazine website. Well, we’ve become quite the popular city to write about. Last year the city enjoyed coverage in Southwest’s in-flight magazine focused on Rickwood Field and the Rickwood Classic. In May, Delta Air Lines published a story about the city in general in May’s Sky Magazine. Luckily, the [...]
February 25th, 2008 · 6 Comments · Media, politics
The Alabama Republican Party wasted no time in sharing their response to last night’s report on CBS’ 60 Minutes about allegations that former governor Don Siegelman’s prosecution was politically motivated (even though we weren’t necessarily that fast in posting these links ourselves – we’re still upgrading the site). Check out Wade on Birmingham’s recent post [...]