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April events blossom at Birmingham Botanical Gardens - The Birmingham News - al.com

Tue, 03/26/2013 - 17:47

April events blossom at Birmingham Botanical Gardens
The Birmingham News - al.com
Birmingham Botanical Gardens Flowers bloom at the Birmingham Botanical Gardens in Birmingham, Ala., Thursday, March 14, 2013. (Mark Almond/malmond@al.com). BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- It's back again—and as always, it's in full bloom. Beginning ...

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Eastern Birmingham drug bust leaves 2 pit bulls dead - al.com (blog)

Tue, 03/26/2013 - 17:40

Eastern Birmingham drug bust leaves 2 pit bulls dead
al.com (blog)
newdeaddog.jpg Birmingham police narcotics investigators on Tuesday, March 26, found drugs and guns inside a George Road apartment. BIRMINGHAM, Alabama - Gunfire erupted during a drug bust in eastern Birmingham today, leaving two pit bulls dead ...

Rock Church strip billboard Birmingham, Alabama: Church puts up 'Strip for me ... - WPTV

Tue, 03/26/2013 - 17:22

WPTV

Rock Church strip billboard Birmingham, Alabama: Church puts up 'Strip for me ...
WPTV
A billboard outside a strip club in Birmingham, Alabama is getting lots of attention. The Rock Church sign quotes Jesus from Hebrews saying "Strip for me." Pastor Mike McClure Junior says the location was the perfect place to get the church's message ...
Alabama church's 'Strip For Me' billboard draws attentionFox News
Church's billboard near strip club draws national attentional.com (blog)
Church's provocative 'Strip for me' billboard near strip club, gaining ...Alabama's13.com
The Republic
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Aerial fitness trend lands in Birmingham (photos, video) - al.com

Tue, 03/26/2013 - 07:45

Aerial fitness trend lands in Birmingham (photos, video)
al.com
Aerial Pilates; high flying fitness at Aero Joe BIRMINGHAM, Alabama- Aero Joe Pilates Studio at Pepper Place on 2nd Ave. North is now offering aerial pilates. Aerial Pilates is performed on an apparatus known as an aerial silk. The silk, which can ...

A primer on the Birmingham Airport Authority - al.com (blog)

Mon, 03/25/2013 - 22:13

ABC7Chicago.com

A primer on the Birmingham Airport Authority
al.com (blog)
BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- The City of Birmingham owns the Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport, but since 1986 the Birmingham Airport Authority has run the facility. Unlike the some of the city's other boards and agencies, such as the Birmingham ...
Boy, 10, killed by falling airport sign in BirminghamABC7Chicago.com
Alabama officials probing fallen airport sign that killed boyNBCNews.com (blog)
2 brothers recovering in hospital after sign collapse at Birmingham airportThe Huntsville Times - al.com (blog)
USA TODAY -Examiner.com
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Witnesses describe fear and chaos as Birmingham toddler fatally shot - al.com (blog)

Mon, 03/25/2013 - 21:22

Witnesses describe fear and chaos as Birmingham toddler fatally shot
al.com (blog)
boykins.jpg A memorial stands outside the southwest Birmingham apartment where 2-year-old Nazario Boykins was slain on Saturday. BIRMINGHAM, Alabama - Neighbors of a 2-year-old boy fatally shot in southwest Birmingham over the weekend said they ...

Birmingham library board elects new president, city council elects new trustees - al.com

Mon, 03/25/2013 - 19:43

Birmingham library board elects new president, city council elects new trustees
al.com
BIRMINGHAM, Alabama – The Birmingham Public Library (BPL) Trustee Board has elected Gwendolyn Amamoo as its new president, along with Georgia Blair as vice president. The Birmingham City Council appointed Patty Pilkerton and Kim Richardson as ...

Birmingham community art program a finalist for national neighborhood award - al.com (blog)

Mon, 03/25/2013 - 18:16

al.com (blog)

Birmingham community art program a finalist for national neighborhood award
al.com (blog)
BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- A community art project coordinated by Birmingham City Councilman Steven Hoyt and the Birmingham Museum of Art is a finalist for a national neighborhood award. The art project was part of Hoyt's annual Party With a Purpose, ...

Alabama immunity laws protect airport authorities, but not contractors, from ... - al.com (blog)

Mon, 03/25/2013 - 17:55

Alabama immunity laws protect airport authorities, but not contractors, from ...
al.com (blog)
BIRMINGHAM, Alabama - If you are injured by a fall or some other event at an Alabama airport, it's unlikely you could win a lawsuit claiming the airport authority and its employees were negligent. That's because state law grants airport authorities ...

Teenage Republicans in Birmingham, Shelby County helping Habitat for Humanity - al.com (blog)

Mon, 03/25/2013 - 17:07

Teenage Republicans in Birmingham, Shelby County helping Habitat for Humanity
al.com (blog)
Members of the Greater Birmingham Teenage Republicans will help the agency with two projects from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. on April 6. The 11 group members participating include five working at a home in Fultondale and another six at a house in Birmingham.

Kansas mother recovering after Birmingham airport sign collapse not yet told ... - al.com (blog)

Mon, 03/25/2013 - 16:29

Kansas mother recovering after Birmingham airport sign collapse not yet told ...
al.com (blog)
BIRMINGHAM, Alabama - Heather Bresette, the Kansas mother who, along with three of her children, was crushed by a falling sign at the Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport remains in serious condition and does not yet know her 10-year-old son ...

Boy, 10, killed by falling airport sign in Birmingham - ABC7Chicago.com

Mon, 03/25/2013 - 13:09

ABC7Chicago.com

Boy, 10, killed by falling airport sign in Birmingham
ABC7Chicago.com
March 25, 2013 (MONTGOMERY, Ala.) -- As airport officials tried to figure out how a 300-pound arrival-departure panel fell off the wall and onto a family, the mother of a boy who was killed by the sign lay in a hospital with her own injuries, still ...
2 brothers recovering in hospital after sign collapse at Birmingham airportThe Huntsville Times - al.com (blog)
Ala. airport sign falls on family, killing boyUSA TODAY
Outpouring for family in Ala. falling sign tragedyMiamiHerald.com
Kansas City Star -Newser -Birmingham Business Journal
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The Birmingham Sessions: Gabriel Tajeu (video) - al.com

Mon, 03/25/2013 - 12:06

The Birmingham Sessions: Gabriel Tajeu (video)
al.com
The Birmingham Sessions | Gabriel Tajeu BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- Gabriel Tajeu performs "Self Righteous" for The Birmingham Sessions backstage at the Bottletree Cafe. (Tamika Moore | tmoore@al.com) Watch video. Mary Colurso | mcolurso@al.com ...

About 1400 without power in downtown Birmingham; Alabama Power working to ... - al.com (blog)

Sun, 03/24/2013 - 22:07

About 1400 without power in downtown Birmingham; Alabama Power working to ...
al.com (blog)
BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- About 1,400 people are without power and several traffic signals are out on the north side of downtown Birmingham, according to an Alabama Power official. The power outage occurred about 3:30 p.m., and soon after authorities ...

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Memorial march in Railroad Park honors teen shooting victim, shows support for ... - al.com (blog)

Sun, 03/24/2013 - 02:43

Memorial march in Railroad Park honors teen shooting victim, shows support for ...
al.com (blog)
BIRMINGHAM, Alabama - Several Birmingham residents marched through Railroad Park Saturday night to honor a 15-year-old shooting victim and to show their continued support for the city despite the recent tragedy. Amanda Dickerson helped organize the ...
Memorial march in Railroad Park will honor 15-year-old shooting victimThe Birmingham News - al.com (blog)
Community walks at Railroad Park Saturday after teen shot to deathAlabama's13.com

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2-year-old dies after shooting in Birmingham - al.com (blog)

Sat, 03/23/2013 - 22:09

2-year-old dies after shooting in Birmingham
al.com (blog)
BIRMINGHAM, Alabama - A 2-year-old child has died following a midnight shooting in Birmingham, according to the Birmingham Police Department. A woman and her son, Nazario Boykins, were found shot at 913 8th Avenue West just after midnight Saturday ...
Woman, 2-year-old Son Shot in BirminghamWPMI Local 15 News
2-year-old dies after early morning shooting in BirminghamCBS42

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Travelers at Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport have mixed ... - al.com (blog)

Sat, 03/23/2013 - 19:45

New York Daily News

Travelers at Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport have mixed ...
al.com (blog)
BIRMINGHAM, Alabama-- Travelers at the Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport had mixed feelings about safety Saturday afternoon after a collapsed sign killed a 10-year-old boy and injured his mother and siblings. Luke Bresette was killed ...
Boy, 10, killed by falling sign at Alabama airportYahoo! News (blog)
Ala. airport sign falls on family, killing boyUSA TODAY
Father grieves son killed by Alabama airport sign's collapseCNN
New York Daily News -News & Observer
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Fund to be opened Monday for 10-year-old Kansas boy killed in Birmingham ... - al.com (blog)

Sat, 03/23/2013 - 19:35

Fund to be opened Monday for 10-year-old Kansas boy killed in Birmingham ...
al.com (blog)
BIRMINGHAM, Alabama - A fund will be opened Monday for the family of the 10-year-old Kansas boy who died Friday afternoon after he and several family members were trapped under a flight information sign at Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International ...

Second flight display board removed from Birmingham-Shuttlesworth ... - al.com (blog)

Sat, 03/23/2013 - 19:06

Second flight display board removed from Birmingham-Shuttlesworth ...
al.com (blog)
BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- Birmingham Airport Authority officials have removed a second flight display board identical to the one that fell and killed a 10-year-old boy at Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport Friday, airport spokeswoman Toni ...

Severe thunderstorms expected throughout central Alabama starting at 3 pm - al.com (blog)

Sat, 03/23/2013 - 17:15

Severe thunderstorms expected throughout central Alabama starting at 3 pm
al.com (blog)
By Kelsey Stein | kstein@al.com The Birmingham News on March 23, 2013 at 12:10 PM, updated March 23, 2013 at 12:17 PM. Print. View/Post Comments. weather march 23.jpg (National Weather Service). BIRMINGHAM, Alabama - The National Weather ...

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