The Preservery to bring ‘elevated soul food’ to REV Birmingham’s REVeal Kitchen at The Pizitz

In early February, Andrea Foster will put her elevated soul food concept, The Preservery, to the test in REV’s restaurant accelerator space in the popular downtown food hall. Continue reading

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Community grocery store, cheeky gift shop win THE BIG PITCH presented by PNC

On Saturday, November 18, 10 finalists competed for a shot at a share of $40,000 in this year’s BIG PITCH, presented by PNC, at The Negro Southern League Museum. Continue reading

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Reminder: THE BIG PITCH is TOMORROW!

Grab a front-row seat to cast your People’s Choice vote and help determine the next Birmingham success story at THE BIG PITCH presented by PNC! Continue reading

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A 5-year #BHMflashback, City Center Style

Since the strategic merger of Operation New Birmingham and Main Street Birmingham in 2012, REV has been partnering with local stakeholders, the business community and the City of Birmingham to create vibrant, sustainable business districts. Continue reading

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THE BIG PITCH, presented by PNC to be held at The Negro Southern League Museum

“The Negro Southern League Museum is excited to host THE BIG PITCH,” said Natasha Rogers, director of the museum. “Small businesses are a vital component and major contributor to the strength of our local community.” Continue reading

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Winter Market is coming to The Pizitz!

The Market will be held on Black Friday, November 24, and again December 16. Don’t miss this great opportunity to eat, drink and shop this winter! Continue reading

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Action needed to keep the Federal Historic Tax Credit!

Contact your member of the U.S. House of Representatives and Senate and urge them to save the historic tax credit! Continue reading

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Keep voting for the Alabama Theatre to help restore its 18th St. sign!

If you love the Alabama Theatre, submit five votes daily for the Birmingham project by visiting BigAlabamaSign.com. Continue reading

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Finalists announced for THE BIG PITCH 2017, Presented by PNC

The finalists will pitch their business models to a panel of judges, potential investors, and a live audience on Saturday, November 18 from 12 to 4 p.m. at The Negro Southern League Museum. Continue reading

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Zyp BikeShare celebrates 2 years with new features

Since its launch on October 14, 2015, Zyp bikes have become a staple on the streets of the Magic City, already covering 157,000 miles of Birmingham terrain – a cool 6 times around the Earth. Continue reading

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