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Personal Space

A one on one conversation with Kid One driver Xavier Flores

Late Night Ramen and More

Slurp it up at Shu Shop on 3rd Avenue

The Passion of Mexico

El ZunZun is born from a deep, discovered passion for the cuisine and culture of Mexico.

Why Is Everyone So Damn Mean?

Lately it can feel like society itself is unraveling at the seams, when the news is filled with angry rhetoric, deplorable violence, and dire predictions that the worst is yet to come. And yet there are people among us who continue trying to do the right thing, expecting little in return except maybe the hope of bringing a smile to a person having a rough day or forging an unexpected connection with another human being.

A Higher Calling

Female pastors are breaking through the stained glass ceiling in Birmingham churches.


Style to make the holidays complete.

Home for the Holidays

A couple falls in love with a Mountain Brook home that’s full of old Hollywood glamour—and happens to make the perfect backdrop for a retro holiday celebration. Written by Jane Reynolds; Photography by Edward Badham Danielle and Bart Yancey were perfectly happy with their previous home, which they had rebuilt from the ground up on Shades Crest… Read More

Top Doctors/Best Dentists

B-Metro’s Top Docs and Best Dentists 2018

Personal Space: Mary Scott Hodgin

A one on one conversation with artist Mary Scott Hodgin

The Bistro Experience

Classical French influences and a commitment to making the guest experience the best it can be is the focus of Tom Saab’s Bistro 218

Living in Color

A Vestavia family’s dream home combines warm hospitality with vibrant, contemporary design.