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B-Metro Summer Camp Guide

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B-Metro Top Lawyers 2018

Our Annual List of the Region’s Top Attorneys  

Taylor Hicks Plays the Hits of Bob Segar: Live at The Lyric

Taylor Hicks will be making some “Night Moves” on stage at The Lyric early next month. The American Idol winner and one of Birmingham’s most successful entertainers comes back home for a concert of Bob Segar’s greatest hits on April 6. “The Lyric Theatre is one of my favorite live music venues in the South. Being… Read More

Red Mountain’s  New Works Festival

Red Mountain Theatre stages a new works festival that focuses on human rights.


Starting with ideas from a celebrated house more than a thousand miles away, Tammy Gibbons followed her heart to build a home that reflects her style all the way.
Written by Jane Reynolds/ Photography by Edward Badham

Recovering Hope

Fighting heroin was the battle of Drew Callner’s life. His next act was to document it.
Written by Rosalind Fournier

BHM 26.2

The inaugural BHM26.2 race series comes to the city on Sunday, April 15. Produced by Magic Moments and Children’s of Alabama Center for Childhood Cancers and Blood Disorders and comprised of a marathon, half marathon, team relay and fun run, each race will start and finish at Railroad Park in the heart of downtown.

Salad Days

Salad Days: Salads certainly mean more than lettuce, and these three recipes highlight how to make the best of some other delectable leafy greens.


With more than 30 published books under his belt, Don Keith gets ready for one to hit the big screen.
Written and photographed by Jeff Rease

Personal Space

A one on one conversation with Joyce Vance Since stepping down in January after eight years as U.S. attorney for the Northern District of Alabama, Joyce Vance has not slowed down a bit. If anything, her career has only taken on more prominence, as she continues to tackle issues that have long concerned her such… Read More