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Date Night: Queen’s Park

Drinking Transformed Larry Townley is well known in the Birmingham bar scene, having spent the last decade running Dave’s Pub. Brooklyn native Laura Newman is new to the city, bringing an awesome bar resume that includes winning the USBG World Class 2018 competition. Together the two have opened one of the city’s most talked about… Read More

Date Night: The Atomic Lounge

Mid-century cool downtown. The vibe at the Atomic Lounge is mid-century modern with a touch of ’70s kitsch, defining the style and aesthetic from the furniture all the way down to the cocktail culture. Owner Feizal Valli says, “There’s lots of nooks and crannies and different vibes depending on where you end up. It can… Read More

5 Perfect Pieces for Valentine’s Day

How do you put sparkle into your sweetheart’s eyes this Valentine’s Day? Give her a gift that sparkles! We visited Diamonds Direct Birmingham to find the perfect pieces for this Valentine’s Day. With so many choices, we were glad to narrow down some great ideas from the showroom’s Marketing and Merchandising Manager, Allie. Here are… Read More

Legacy in the Sky

Aviation and the majestic beauty of flight gets in your blood. Much more than a business, it is a special fraternity, a legacy of professionalism and excitement. Steven Allen, Jr. understands the legacy, responsibility and thrill of being in the aviation business. His father, Steven Allen, Sr., started the family’s aviation business, Premier Group, Inc., 46… Read More

Believe: A Night of Hope

The one-night-only Believe: A Night of Hope concert featuring the gospel music legend benefits ill and injured children treated at Children’s of Alabama, the state’s only freestanding pediatric hospital.

Dive In: Ghion Hall

Ghion Hall is an Ethiopian Restaurant at the Pizitz Food Hall in Downtown Birmingham.

The Woolworth

New Fun in Five Points.

Personal Space: Lindsey Miller and Leah Drury

A one-on-one conversation with Battle Republic’s Lindsey Miller and Leah Drury

All in the Details

Working with designer Mandi Smith T, a couple spent years tweaking the details of their Mountain Brook home until it was everything they wanted.

Healing Arts

Kimberly Kirklin believes in the power of art to bring healing.

Dance Me to the End of Love

A couple starts their forever in the bride’s picturesque hometown of Ioannina, Greece.