Archive for 2018

Give Birmingham

Monday, December 17th, 2018

Presented by the Community Foundation of Greater Birmingham   Featuring The Birmingham Zoo Foundations Early Learning Jimmie Hale Mission McWane Science Center Parkinson Association of Alabama The Arc of Central Alabama The Learning Tree United Way of Central Alabama Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Birmingham Hilltop Montessori School The Dance Foundation Junior League of… Read More

A Community of Givers

Monday, December 17th, 2018

During this holiday season, The Community Foundation of Greater Birmingham celebrates our community of givers and the joy behind their giving.   

The Rose Law Firm: Six Tips for Helping Friends or Family Through Divorce

Saturday, December 8th, 2018

6 Tips for Helping Your Friend or Family Member Through Their Divorce

Diamonds Direct Love Story: Christopher and Gina

Saturday, December 8th, 2018

Our Love Story Dr. Christopher Jahraus and Gina Faulkner Jahraus As Told by Dr. Chris Jahraus I’ll give you the quick version. It’ll help you understand what makes our love so special.  Gina and I had both been previously married, and our spouses both filed for divorce.  That was a huge blow to each of us, as we… Read More


Thursday, December 6th, 2018

Not Yogatide, Please. By Joey Kennedy It’s the Christmas season, and for most of the month, we’ll be dropping hints to our loved ones about what gift(s) we might like under the tree, if we have one, or in the stocking, if we don’t have a tree (the Kennedy Compound). Veronica and I can’t put up… Read More

Lessons Learned in 2018

Wednesday, December 5th, 2018

As I’ve looked back over 2018 I’ve come to the conclusion that this was not my year.

The Last Ask Micah

Wednesday, December 5th, 2018

For the last decade you guys have read my columns. Ask Micah has been a part of my life for a long time.

A Christmas Tale

Wednesday, December 5th, 2018

A Fictionalized, Non-Historically Linear, Birmingham-Based Nativity Story 

Listen Local

Wednesday, December 5th, 2018

Talking with Chelsey Whild

‘If The Garden Could Talk’

Wednesday, December 5th, 2018

Name: Red Ridge Park Location: Red Mountain in Birmingham, Alabama. Who do you belong to? Technically the earth (the garden chuckles,) I belong to Brooke and Daniel Coleman. How did you come to be? I was formed and created originally by William Kessler in 1928. Over the decades I have been edited here and there… Read More

Kickin’ It Old School

Wednesday, December 5th, 2018

Here’s a random, seasonal question for the older crowd: Who remembers waiting impatiently for the Sears Christmas Catalog?