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Birmingham is the largest city in the state of Alabama. Founded directly after the American Civil War the city was meant to comprise great industrial enterprise, it grew to be the primary industrial center of the Southern US. The Alys Stephens Center for the Performing Arts houses both the Alabama Symphony Orchestra and Opera Birmingham. The city also hosts the Sidewalk Moving Picture Festival, an independent film festival, every year in September, and Do Dah Day, a pet parade held annually at the end of May. Birmingham is also home to the United States Paralympics training facility.

Population: 229800
Local Newspapers: The Birmingham News The North Jefferson News The Western Tribune
Local Sports Teams: Birmingham Barons (Minor League Baseball)
Local Colleges: University of Alabama at Birmingham Samford University Andrew Jackson University

Zip Codes associated with birmingham, alabama: 35124 35173 35203 35204 35206 35207 35208 35209 35210 35211 35212 35213 35214 35215 35216 35217 35218 35221 35222 35223 35224 35226 35228 35234 35235 35242 35243 35244
Towns/Cities near birmingham, alabama : Homewood Irondale Tarrant Fultondale Forestdale Minor Center Point Trussville Mountain Brook Gardendale Crestline Pinson Adamsville Graysville

Birmingham News
Against NCAA, Ole Miss and Hugh Freeze Overmatched

Hugh Freeze lifted the Ole Miss football program into the Top 10, New Year's Day bowl games and defeated mighty Alabama two years in a row. He did it with a 2013 recruiting class that included three future first-round NFL draft picks and a high-flying offense that showed opponents no mercy.

Explore East Lake at these neighborhood hangouts

We used the iconic mural outside East 59 Vintage & Cafe as inspiration for our round-up of the best things to do in East Lake. From visiting the Southern Flight Museum to taking a stroll around the neighborhood's namesake lake, there's plenty to explore in this growing area of town.

'From cutting grass to death row': Exonerated Alabama inmate speaks on racism, injustice

It was a hot July day when Anthony Ray Hinton's life became surrounded by cell doors and jailhouse walls. It was 1985, and two Birmingham area fast-food restaurant managers had been killed.

'There wasn't a lawful reason to detain us': Birmingham attorneys defend themselves in Blount County arrest

The two Birmingham civil rights attorneys who were detained in Blount County on Thursday morning said they were arrested for protecting themselves from an "unlawful" search. Victor Revill, owner of Revill Law Firm, and Megan Garcia, an associate, were arrested outside the Blount County courthouse and charged with obstructing a governmental operation and refusal to permit inspection of property subject to a search warrant.

Mike Rowe and Soapy Jones in AL.com business news

Here are the top business stories on AL.com for Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017. Follow all of Alabama's business news here anytime.

Blacks and whites join in opposition to fees in Alabama city

In this Tuesday, March 3, 2015 file photo, a billboard erected to draw visitors to Civil War history sites in Selma, Ala, is seen. Organizers of an annual Civil War re-enactment and a civil rights commemoration are upset by the mayor's plan to charge them thousands of dollars for police, fire and cleanup services.

New report spotlights plight of Birmingham's single mothers

A new study shows that childcare puts a stress on working mothers who struggle to make a living wage for their families. As much as 90 percent of single mothers earning $30,000 or less in the Birmingham metro area may be working two jobs to meet their financial obligations.

Birmingham apartment fire leaves one injured, dozens without homes

Birmingham Fire and Rescue officials said the fire started just after 12:30 a.m. in a building in the Park at Carlyle apartments on Robert Jemison Drive. The complex is also known as Aspen Run apartments.

First 'End Heroin' walk happening in Birmingham this weekend

The Addiction Prevention Coalition has organized an "End Heroin Bham" walk for Saturday, Feb. 25 to recognize and fight the increasing number of deaths and overdoses from opioids in Jefferson County. For the past two years, opioids including heroin and fentanyl have killed more people in Jefferson County than homicide, and lead all causes of accidental death among young people.

Revamp your wedding reception at one of these 6 venues

One of Birmingham's newest venues is also one of its oldest. The Florentine vintage ballroom, reopened in 2014, has been restored to its 1926 dance hall grandeur at the corner of Richard Arrington Boulevard and 21st Street.

Tom Perez speaks in Birmingham, Ala., in this Aug. 21, 2012, file photo.

Former Labor Secretary Tom Perez on Thursday slapped down President Trump's claim that there has been rampant voter fraud in elections, calling it "bunk." In CNN debate featuring the candidates running to lead the Democratic National Committee, Mr. Perez said he fought against stricter voter ID laws as head of the Justice Department's civil rights division and highlighted how his office led the legal fight against stricter laws in Texas.

1,400 new jobs and Lyft, too, in AL.com business news

Here are the top business stories on AL.com for Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017. Follow all of Alabama's business news here anytime.

Gunman convicted 5 years after storming Blount County school

A Blount County gunman has been convicted nearly five years after he stormed a school and later tried to take a car from a parent waiting in the school parking lot. Carlton Bruce Murray II, now 47, was convicted of first-degree robbery, second-degree burglary, committing a terrorist act, unlawful possession of a firearm on school property and resisting arrest.

Retiring Birmingham police officer honored for sending 535 armed criminals to prison

Birmingham Police Officer Ed Hull spent 17 years on the ATF Task Force where he investigated gun crimes for federal prosecution. Officer Ed Hull, who is retiring from the Birmingham Police Department, was honored by Birmingham Mayor William Bell, Police Chief A.C. Roper and Dave Hyche, ATF's assistant special agent in charge in Alabama, among others.

New pizza restaurant and bar coming to Birmingham's Lakeview District

Heat Pizza Bar is moving into this location at 2839 Seventh Ave. South in Birmingham, Ala. The restaurant is scheduled to open in May 2017.

Vestavia Hills man charged with lying to FBI about payments over county jail inmate care

A Vestavia Hills man is charged federally after authorities say he lied to the FBI when questioned about payments from a contractor regarding inmate health care at the Jefferson County Jail. The U.S. Attorney's Office in Birmingham on Wednesday announced the one-count indictment against 68-year-old Michael P. Goddard.

Phillip James Binns

Binns attended Minor High School and Hayden High School, graduating in 2006. He served our country as an Army Ranger in Iraq.

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