Archive for May, 2014


B-There! BBQ & Blues Festival | Vulcan’s 110th B’day Bash

Thursday, May 29th, 2014

5/28-6/3/14: It’s official… summer is here! Here’s where you’ll want to be this season in Birmingham.

Mission: Collaboration

Thursday, May 22nd, 2014

There’s something remarkable about Frances Ross Nolan and Leigh Reynolds Byers of Nolan Byers PC. They aren’t your run-of-the-mill lawyers; this duo of powerful women share a spirit that cannot be contained and a compassion for their clients that cannot be compared.

B-There! Memorial Day Weekend Festivities

Thursday, May 22nd, 2014

5/21-5/27/14: Our picks for where you’ll want to spend Memorial Day Weekend with your friends & family.

B-There! Do Dah Day | Regions Tradition | Zoo Run

Friday, May 16th, 2014

5/14-5/20/14: Grab the family and check out this week’s local events, which promise fun for all ages.

The Friend that Won’t Stop Complaining | Grieving Grandma | Dinner Time

Wednesday, May 14th, 2014

The Friend that Won’t Stop Complaining Dear Micah, I came to Birmingham from Michigan because of work.  I didn’t know anyone here except my boss.  I rented a little house that is in the back of the landlord’s house.  My landlord is a nice lady I’ll call Jane.  Jane has become a friend to me. … Read More

B-There! MayFest | Girls on the Run | Food Truck Rally

Tuesday, May 13th, 2014

5/7-5/13/2014: Get in tune with a variety of local music events happening this week in the city.

The Riverhouse Project

Tuesday, May 13th, 2014

We’ve all seen it on television, but what does it actually take to build a custom home from scratch? For the next several months, B-Metro will follow local couple Bill and Lisa Bright as they build their dream home in Trussville Springs with Harris Doyle Homes. Join us as we undertake #TheRiverhouseProject.

Song and Dance

Monday, May 12th, 2014

Of the modern troupes I have had opportunity to see, Sanspointe Dance Company is probably the most perplexing. This is not a dis–quite the opposite, because I think there’s something to Sanspointe that eludes me

Birmingfamous: Dave Rhodes Rankin

Monday, May 12th, 2014

He is riding cavalry in an artistic revolution brewing in Birmingham, armed with artillery from multiple sources of creativity. He is a utility soldier who specializes in tattooing and audible art.

Birmingfamous: Mandi Rae

Monday, May 12th, 2014

She’s a wildfire that makes you want to soak yourself in gasoline, and her secret is spreading quickly around the Magic City. Mandi Rae is currently in studio and set to release her first full-length album in late spring 2014. Until then, she is lighting up stages across Birmingham with her seemingly tangible charm and inspiring songwriting.

May Giveaway: Tales for TOPS’L

Monday, May 12th, 2014

Summer is on its way…have you booked your beach getaway yet? Tell us your “Tales for TOPS’L” by June 1, 2014, and you could win a 2-night stay at ResortQuest’s TOPS’L Beach & Raquet Resort in Destin, FL!*