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About the writer John Archibald is a columnist for the Alabama Media Group. His work appears in the newspaper on Sundays, Wednesdays and Fridays, and online at AL.com all the time.
BIRMINGHAM, Alabama - The Birmingham Fire & Rescue Service held a ribbon-cutting ceremony today at its long-awaited new station in the fast-growing Oxmoor neighborhood in southwest Birmingham.
BIRMINGHAM, Alabama - When Railroad Park opened in Birmingham it signaled a reinvention and a celebration of the city.
During this year's Sidewalk Film Festival, eight pop-up shops will take over spaces in the 1800 block of 3rd Avenue North as part of REV Birmingham's "Pop-Ups @ Sidewalk."
Shannon Denney Brasovan of Mountain Brook found her soulmate, Peter, after she moved to Chicago.
An Alabama man who went in to a hospital last month for a circumcision awoke after surgery to find his penis had been amputated, his lawyer said on Thursday.
BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- Construction work at Birmingham's long-delayed west police precinct is set to resume with a new contract, new company and new crew.
Nine years after rising to prominence on Project Runway, Birmingham's Heidi Elnora Baker is set to launch her own show on TLC.
Thursday could be a rainy day in the Birmingham area, with highs in the 80s, according to the National Weather Service .
BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- With the first day of school set for Aug. 14, the Birmingham Board of Education continued promoting employees to key leadership positions this week.
From the ballpark to the backyard , hot dogs-or franks, or wieners, or frankfurters, or footlongs, or weenies-are as American as apple pie.
BIRMINGHAM, Alabama - Southern Research Institute is putting together a plan to invest up to $10 million to convert the Quinlan Castle into a mixed-use project that could be used to teach children and adults about science.
BIRMINGHAM, Alabama - A teen who pleaded guilty Tuesday to five counts of capital murder in the 2012 shooting deaths of five men will be eligible for parole in less than 15 years, an official with the Alabama Board of Pardons and Parole has confirmed.
"They lied to the people, they deceived the people that they represent," Commission Sandra Little Brown, on some fellow Democrats BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- Democrats -- including fellow commissioner George Bowman - were out to defeat her in last week's runoff election and that's one reason challenger Shelia Smoot came within a whisker of regaining the ... (more)
BIRMINGHAM, Alabama - Chicago author Marja Mills is in Birmingham tonight to talk about her new book, "The Mockingbird Next Door: Life with Harper Lee," at an event called "A Mockingbird Tribute" at the Alabama Theatre, details of which are below.
The Birmingham City Hall is illuminated by blue light in Birmingham, Ala., Tuesday, July 22, 2014.
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