Category Archives: Guest blogger

The pain of losing a family treasure to an awakening Birmingham

ComebackTown is published by David Sher to begin a discussion on a better Birmingham. Today’s guest blogger is John Scott.  If you’d like to be a guest blogger, please click here. It was a little slice of Birmingham cultural and architectural history.  … Continue reading

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How Birmingham pulled off a billion dollar triumph!

ComebackTown is published by David Sher to begin a discussion on a better Birmingham. Today’s guest bloggers are Tom Cosby and Barry Copeland.  If you’d like to be a guest blogger, please click here. Editor’s note:  We in Birmingham are often guilty … Continue reading

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Would you buy a pickle from Vulcan?

ComebackTown is published by David Sher to begin a discussion on a better Birmingham. Today’s guest blogger is Darlene Negrotto.  If you’d like to be a guest blogger, please click here. Take a moment to recall a fond memory of Vulcan. Perhaps … Continue reading

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What I found while walking in downtown Birmingham

ComebackTown is published by David Sher to begin a discussion on a better Birmingham. Today’s guest blogger is Charles Kinnaird.  If you’d like to be a guest blogger, please click here. We are bombarded with news of political discord at the local, … Continue reading

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Why a divided Birmingham can’t survive

ComebackTown is published by David Sher to begin a discussion on a better Birmingham. Today’s guest blogger is Maury Shevin.  If you’d like to be a guest blogger, please click here. There are two Birminghams. At least two. The historical reason for … Continue reading

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You won’t believe my experience riding a Birmingham bus!

ComebackTown is published by David Sher to begin a discussion on a better Birmingham. Today’s guest blogger is Malcolm Carmichael.  If you’d like to be a guest blogger, please click here. A few months ago I discussed with some friends (all of … Continue reading

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We moved from the suburbs to Avondale and love it

ComebackTown is published by David Sher to begin a discussion on a better Birmingham. Today’s guest blogger is Claire Parker.  If you’d like to be a guest blogger, please click here. It was the energy. The energy we felt when we drove … Continue reading

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Birmingham hits a grand slam homerun!

ComebackTown is published by David Sher to begin a discussion on a better Birmingham. Today’s guest blogger is Jeb Stewart.  If you’d like to be a guest blogger, please click here. Birmingham’s spirit as a comeback town has been well-reflected by the … Continue reading

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Children’s of Alabama: the 10th busiest pediatric center in America

ComebackTown is published by David Sher to begin a discussion on a better Birmingham. Today’s guest blogger is Mike Warren.  If you’d like to be a guest blogger, please click here. After having been at Children’s of Alabama for over eight years, … Continue reading

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Birmingham: Can we all get along?

ComebackTown is published by David Sher to begin a discussion on a better Birmingham. Today’s guest blogger is Willie Chriesman.  If you’d like to be a guest blogger, please click here. “Can We All Get Along?” It was a desperate cry from … Continue reading

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