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A True Hollywood Story

The best of historical architecture meets the best of contemporary elegance.

Written by Brett Levine
Photography by Edward Badham

Birds of a Feather

A look inside the amazing companionship between parrot and owner.

Written and photographed by Beau Gustafson

Giving Hope

Children’s of Alabama’s Transplant Center is saving children’s lives.

Written By Paige Townley
Photography by Beau Gustafson


Whitney Hamilton’s new civil war film casts a new light on lives on and off the Battlefield.

Written by Rosalind Fournier

A Man for the People

Alexander Shunnarah shares the success story behind his legal brand.

Written by Bill Mylius
Photography by Beau Gustafson

What I learned from Jim Parkman

Our editor speaks one-on-one with Jim Parkman, notable defense attorney on the Richard Scrushy HealthSouth trial.

Written by Joe O’Donnell
Photograph by Beau Gustafson

All in a Day’s Work

Frances Moore celebrates 75 years as an employee of Bromberg’s & Co.

Written by Lindsey Lowe Osborne
Photograph by Beau Gustafson

Monogram Maternity

St. Vincent’s new program arms moms-to-be with as much knowledge—and as many options—as possible.

Written by Rosalind Fournier

The Perfect Fit

The new CEO at RealtySouth has one goal in mind: delivering an exceptional home buying experience for every unique client—where all of the pieces of the home buying puzzle fit perfectly.

Written by Joe O’Donnell
Photography by Beau Gustafson

One on One: Buddy Palmer and Kate Kiefer

The seemingly separate worlds of breast cancer research and arts and culture advocacy came together in our one on one conversation this month between Buddy Palmer of Create Birmingham and Kate Kiefer of the Breast Cancer Research Foundation of Alabama.

2015 Salon & Spa Superstars

B-Metro asked some of our most knowledgable and happening beauty bloggers to determine what’s in for 2015, and we rounded up a list of the leading cosmetologists at Birmingham’s most notable salons to help you make it happen.