11 Magic City events perfect for celebrating July 4

11 Magic City events perfect for celebrating July 4

If you're looking for some rockets with red glare, you've got plenty of great events to choose from around metro Birmingham. We have 11...

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Vestavia YMCA branch closing

Vestavia YMCA branch closing

The YMCA of Greater Birmingham announces in an email to members this evening that the Vestavia Hills branch, located at 2086 Columbiana Road, will...

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Red Mountain Theatre announces new Parkside campus

Red Mountain Theatre announces new Parkside campus

In 1979, students and professors at UAB, with support from city leaders, started Summerfest. The annual summer theater company would eventually become one of...

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BFF Fun Club — ride the train at the Heart of Dixie Railroad Museum!

BFF Fun Club — ride the train at the Heart of Dixie Railroad Museum!

What is the BFF Fun Club? If you're reading this, you're already a member! It's made up of anyone who follows us on social...

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VBS and church camps for kids

VBS and church camps for kids

Summer is ALMOST here, and soon there will be Vacation Bible Schools and camps. We've started gathering information just for you from several local...

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Measles in Alabama? CDC releases test results

Measles in Alabama? CDC releases test results

The Centers for Disease Control has released its findings after an infant in St. Clair County was suspected of having contracted the measles....

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Movie Review – The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part

Movie Review – The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part

If your kids are anything like mine, they LOVE Legos. Our son's room is covered in them, and they never seem to get old...

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#WINSDay — win the new Lego Movie 2 on Blu-Ray

#WINSDay — win the new Lego Movie 2 on Blu-Ray

It's #WINSDay, folks! Do your kids love the Lego Movie 2: The Second Part ? Here is your chance to win a...

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“This is for all of Alabama.” Inclusive playground opens in Hoover

“This is for all of Alabama.” Inclusive playground opens in Hoover

A $2 million inclusive playground and splash pad have officially opened in Hoover. The facility, located at 100 Ben Chapman Drive behind the Hoover...

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Just for Dads, May 2019

Just for Dads, May 2019

by Ward Williams Growing up in the 1980s, there were lots of different images depicted of the American father.  From the smart and compassionate father...

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