B-metro - The magazine of metro Birmingham living


Making the Magic City

MAKEbhm offers local artists the ultimate collaborative workspace.

Written by Katie Turpen
Photography by Liesa Cole

Coming Home in Mt Laurel

A couple finds perfection in their dream home.

Written by Lindsey Osborne
Photography by Edward Badham


Remembering the light dusting that stunned the city

Written by Lindsey Osborne

Happier Endings

How do we die well?

Written by Cherri Ellis
Photographed by Liesa Cole


The historic building that once housed an iconic Birmingham department store gets a new life and creates new opportunities for the city center.

Voices of the Heart

Five people share their struggles with heart disease.

One on One: Jeff Clanton and Thomas Waters

This month’s One on One is all about personal connection, so we’ve brought together Birmingham Mountain Radio founder Jeff Clanton and State Farm insurance agent Thomas Waters.

2016 FACES of Birmingham

Meet the Birmingham businesses who are moving the Magic City forward.

Miracle on Third Avenue

The Lyric Theatre comes back to life.

Written by Jesse Chambers
Photography by Joe De Sciose

Restored in Avondale

A 1925 home is vitally alive again.

Written by Joe O’Donnell
Photography by Chuck St. John

Say Cheese

There’s a reason there’s an entire course dedicated to the sometimes gooey, sometimes stinky, always delicious cheese. Pick one of our cheesy recipes to become your favorite comfort food this winter.

Produced by Brett Levine
Food Styling by Lily Plauché
Photography by Becky Stayner