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Intruder shot multiple times by homeowner in Birmingham

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) – A homeowner shot an intruder multiple times Friday evening at a home on Pineview Road, according to Birmingham police.

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Birmingham selected to receive funds from IBM

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) – Birmingham has been selected to receive funds from the IBM Smarter City Challenge. For the past three weeks, IBM, along with over 70 people and organizations, have researched critical issues impacting the development of the city, like ways to resolve problems with abandoned homes and food deserts. 57 more words


Birmingham Waterways

I’d read before that Birmingham was successful as a manufacturing site due to the canals that allowed the transport of raw material to and export of finished items from this city. 34 more words


LifeSouth offering free movie tickets for blood donations

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) – LifeSouth is giving those who wish to donate blood and help save a few lives a free trip to the movies. 49 more words


Adventures of ReenRah: Exploring the Library of Birmingham

The Shakespeare Memorial Room

The new Library of Birmingham is a stunning, huge, modern building (usually I would never use beautiful and modern together to describe something, but they really did a lovely job with the library). 212 more words

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Birmingham Zoo offering $5 admission Saturday and Sunday

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) – The Birmingham Zoo is offering admission at a discounted price this weekend, offering families a chance to get out and spend some time with Birmingham’s wildlife residents. 80 more words


A Hot Day In Birmingham

Reppin for The Grime Report, Lordie (King of the camera) and I took a trip to the midlands. Click HERE to see what I had to say about it. 29 more words