Graffeo Levine and Ray

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The chamber's 2017 officers and board of trustees also were installed. more

Jan 19, 2017 3:49 PM Businesses


Sydney Cromwell

Moss Rock Tacos and Tequila is slated for opening in late February or early March. more

Jan 11, 2017 11:31 PM Restaurants 7 Comments

Jerome Morgan Jr. Dec 2016

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Morgan is the owner of the Oncort Professional Services commercial cleaning company. more

Jan 11, 2017 4:36 PM Businesses

Ross Bridge residents have been asking for a grocery store in or near their community for years, and that part of Birmingham has been considered a "food desert" due to lack of grocery options. more

Jan 4, 2017 5:41 PM Businesses

The Boot at the Grove

Courtesy of Mike McCowan

Fans of the Boot at the Preserve will have a new destination in early spring when the newest Boot location opens at the Grove. more

Dec 29, 2016 4:42 PM Businesses

Visiting Angels

Sarah Finnegan

At Visiting Angels Living Assistance Services, caregivers provide their patients with the priceless gift of independence. more

Dec 27, 2016 11:43 PM Women in Business 2017

Sovereign CPA

Sarah Finnegan

Sovereign CPA Group is a certified public accounting firm located in Hoover. Diana Knight and Mary Lou Rutherford, two of the four founding members of the firm, have experience and knowledge in many areas related to the field of accounting. more

Dec 27, 2016 11:41 PM Women in Business 2017

When Realtor Patti Schreiner bought her first house, she had a rare experience — she loved it. more

Dec 27, 2016 11:39 PM Women in Business 2017

Mary Lou Kunka brought a lifetime of retail experience with her when she opened Lou Lou’s in December 2013. However, she decided the most important voice to guide her new business was not her own. more

Dec 27, 2016 11:36 PM Women in Business 2017 1 Comments

As Kelli Gunnells’ father used to say, “when you love what you do, you never work a day in your life.” Gunnells agrees. more

Dec 27, 2016 11:34 PM Women in Business 2017

Hoover Florist

John Michael Simpson

At Hoover Florist, Karen Jenkins is following in her mother and grandparents’ footsteps as a florist. Though she originally wanted to be an accountant, Jenkins said she loves the way her job brightens other people’s days. more

Dec 27, 2016 11:33 PM Women in Business 2017

For Dr. Rosalynn Crawford-McKendall, her favorite part of running Indian Springs Pediatric Dentistry is interacting with the children and families she serves both in her practice and outside of the office as well. more

Dec 27, 2016 11:31 PM Women in Business 2017

Whitney Culpepper of Hoover Hometown Pharmacy began her career in pharmacy long before she was a pharmacist. more

Dec 27, 2016 11:29 PM Women in Business 2017

Lucas and Associates

Sarah Finnegan

Every morning, Julie White wakes up with a passion for the day ahead of her. Whether she’s spending the day with first-time homebuyers or handling a slew of closing paperwork, White said real estate gives her a great sense of joy and satisfaction. more

Dec 27, 2016 11:27 PM Women in Business 2017

Embassy Homes

Sarah Finnegan

At Embassy Homes, duo Kristi Parker and Judy Beaton are in the business of customizing homes to exactly fit their customers’ needs. more

Dec 27, 2016 11:25 PM Women in Business 2017

Though Bluff Park Ice Cream Shoppe is homegrown — owned by Birmingham resident Alex Hare and her father — their ice cream is the nation’s best. more

Dec 27, 2016 11:23 PM Women in Business 2017

Annie's True Love Child Development Center

Sarah Finnegan

For the children at her daycare center, Kyla Carr is both a family member and a teacher. Her own nieces and nephews have called her “Annie” for years, and so do the kids at Annie’s True Love Child Development Center. more

Dec 27, 2016 11:20 PM Women in Business 2017

Dr. Diane Counce is a board certified neurologist and a board certified neuroradiologist. But to some, she is known by another moniker: Botox queen. more

Dec 27, 2016 11:15 PM Women in Business 2017

In 2012, Shelly Smith’s father, Mark Whitlock, passed away from cancer. It was the impetus she needed to make a change in her own life. more

Dec 27, 2016 11:11 PM Women in Business 2017

For Dr. Nova Law, medical director of Nova Essence Medispa, her successes number many. Through her two practices, Law, a board certified family practitioner, has seen lives change. more

Dec 27, 2016 11:09 PM Women in Business 2017

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