IBEW Local Union 136

845 Gadsden Highway
Birmingham, AL 35210, USA

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Multifamily Borrowers Beating Path to Banks

Wed, 23 Apr 2014 13:06:45 -0700

Bankers appear to be of two minds when it comes to the hot multifamily market. Many are lending aggressively while demand is strong, while some say they are starting to back off a little because of the intense competition for business. Multifamily construction has remained strong in major markets across the country, according to bankers discussing their first quarter performance, including such ...

Smokies Use 8-Run Inning to Beat Barons 9-1 in Series Finale

Wed, 23 Apr 2014 12:53:55 -0700

Birmingham, AL - The Birmingham Barons dropped game five of their five-game series to the Tennessee Smokies by a score of 9-1 in front of 3,544 fans at Regions Field.

Etowah County man arrested on child pornography charges

Wed, 23 Apr 2014 12:13:36 -0700

The Etowah County Sheriff's Office says a child pornography investigation has led to an arrest.

Carl Bloice 1938-2014

Wed, 23 Apr 2014 12:07:43 -0700

“One is responsible to life: It is the small beacon in that terrifying darkness from which we come and to which we shall return. One must negotiate this passage as nobly as possible, for the sake of those who are coming after us.”

Shoe Station Selects Lewis Communications as New Agency for Advertising and Marketing

Wed, 23 Apr 2014 11:54:11 -0700

Shoe retailer hires award-winning agency known for brand building and consumer target marketing. (PRWeb April 23, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/04/prweb11789113.htm

Nurse Whistleblower Exposes Massive Home Health Fraud

Wed, 23 Apr 2014 11:53:44 -0700

Frohsin & Barger Qui Tam Suit Prompts Amedisys to Pay $150 Million (PRWeb April 23, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/04/prweb11786156.htm

Birmingham USPS workers plan to protest Staples postal counters

Wed, 23 Apr 2014 11:52:15 -0700

Union workers in the U.S. Postal Service in Birmingham say they are planning to join the nationwide protest of Staples stores as the chain opens up a postal counter in about 80 stores, staffed by Staples employees.

Man killed in head-on collision with tractor trailer in Bibb County

Wed, 23 Apr 2014 11:43:37 -0700

State troopers say a Randolph man lost his life on Tuesday after being involved in a head-on collision with a tractor-trailer.

Tuscaloosa to build first skateboard park in Tuscaloosa County

Wed, 23 Apr 2014 11:41:08 -0700

Skateboarders will soon have a place to skate in Tuscaloosa. The Tuscaloosa Park and Recreation Authority enlisted the help of skateboard enthusiasts to help pick the first ever skate park in Tuscaloosa County.

Birmingham celebrates World Book Night with book giveaway

Wed, 23 Apr 2014 11:40:55 -0700

About a dozen people took advantage of a free book giveaway that's part of World Book Night on Wednesday.

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