Posts Tagged ‘magazine’


Eat This: Billy’s Sports Grill’s Seafood Nachos

Monday, October 1st, 2012

Billy’s Seafood Nachos are anything but typical. There’s no corn chips, no chili and no lack of imagination.

I Heard the News Today. Oh Boy.

Monday, October 1st, 2012

The most sweeping transformation of the newspaper business ever is playing out here in Birmingham with layoffs, three-day-a-week newspapers and a focus on digital delivery of the news. By Joe O’Donnell It was a Tuesday morning, early but not that early, maybe 6:45. I went into the convenience store and brought my Coke Zero to… Read More

One-on-One: Christine Szalay and Jamika Kirk

Monday, October 1st, 2012

One on One: People Talking We brought together two people this month who really have the community at heart — one a newcomer, one a native, both now dyed-in-the-wool Birmingham. Christine Szalay, general manager of the Shops of Grand River, was born and raised in Akron, Ohio, but her roots run deep in Alabama with… Read More

B-There! This Week’s Birmingham Events News

Wednesday, September 26th, 2012

Having trouble viewing this email? Click here Upcoming Metro Events 9/26/12 – 10/2/12 Hello!! This week’s edition of B-There features the best of events and destinations in and around the city!  A party that’s PINK, a cirque that’s unique and a menu that’s Greek lead the list on this week’s calendar…with hopes that you get to… Read More

B-There! This Week’s Birmingham Events News

Wednesday, September 19th, 2012

Having trouble viewing this email? Click here Upcoming Metro Events 9/19/12 – 9/25/12 Hello!! This week’s edition of B-There features the best of events and destinations in and around the city!  Bonerama, baclava, Barktoberfest, and beer are boosting this week’s calendar…with hopes that you get to B-There! We’re Social! Find Us HERE! Join Our Mailing List!… Read More

Wedding Trip Blues | Aunt Mom | Love Is Color Blind

Thursday, September 13th, 2012

Wedding Trip Blues Dear Micah, My best friend is getting married next spring. She’s decided to get married in the Caribbean. I can’t afford a trip like that. She is so excited talking with us about the fun the trip will be and the whole time I know that I can’t really go. I haven’t… Read More

B-There! This Week’s Birmingham Events News

Wednesday, September 12th, 2012

B-There! Upcoming Metro Events | B-Metro Magazine Having trouble viewing this email? Click here Upcoming Metro Events 9/12/12 – 9/18/12 Hello!! This week’s edition of B-There features the best of events and destinations in and around the city!  Rockabilly royalty, Rosario Dawson, and food trucks rolling up at Railroad Park all figure prominently in this week’s… Read More

B-There! This Week’s Birmingham Events News

Wednesday, September 5th, 2012

Having trouble viewing this email? Click here Upcoming Metro Events 9/5/12 – 9/11/12 Hello!! This week’s edition of B-There features the best of events and destinations in and around the city!  Fashion’s Night Out, fancy fretwork from Sam Bush,  and finding new favorites at Artwalk feature prominently in this week’s highlights…with hopes that you get to… Read More

If These Walls Could Talk

Saturday, September 1st, 2012

This Southside cottage wears its history well. Written & photographed by Graham Yelton Styling by Kathy D’agostino In the midst of Birmingham’s bustling Southside community sits a quaint and happy cottage. Perched on a small hill, it’s surrounded by a perfectly curved hedge, manicured patches of creeping fig on the home’s exterior and colorful flowers… Read More

The Faithful

Saturday, September 1st, 2012

The city’s Muslim community finds a home. Written by Annalise DeVries, Photography by Stephen DeVries It is nearly sunrise, and within more than a thousand Birmingham households, Muslim families are praying. This is the fajr, the first of five daily Islamic prayers. In a city in the Bible Belt, time can be marked by religious… Read More

Carrying the Flame

Saturday, September 1st, 2012

Carrying the Flame Writting by Rosalind Fournier, Photography by Beau Gustafson The allure of Paralympic sports has come into its own, with more tickets sold for London 2012 than for any previous edition of the Paralympic Games. These three Birmingham athletes will put their heart and soul into the games, running through September 9th in… Read More