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|'' '''Happy Hallowe'en!'''<br><small>Check out [[:Category:Haunted attractions|Haunted attractions]], [[:Category:Ghosts|Ghosts]], [[:Category:Haunts|Haunted places]], and [[:Category:October events|October events]]''</small>
 
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* [[October 8]]: A [[2019 Birmingham special election|special election]] was held to fill three [[Birmingham City Council]] vacancies and renew the city's "[[School Bond Tax]]".
 
* [[April 18]]: The [[Jefferson County Commission]] approved the takeover of [[Cooper Green Mercy Health Services]] by the [[UAB University Healthcare Authority]].
 
* [[April 18]]: The [[Jefferson County Commission]] approved the takeover of [[Cooper Green Mercy Health Services]] by the [[UAB University Healthcare Authority]].
 
* [[April 2]]: The [[Birmingham Iron]] closed their run at 5-3 as the Alliance of American Football abruptly ceased operations.
 
* [[April 2]]: The [[Birmingham Iron]] closed their run at 5-3 as the Alliance of American Football abruptly ceased operations.
 
* [[March 22]]: [[Niki's Restaurant]] closed.
 
* [[March 22]]: [[Niki's Restaurant]] closed.
* [[February 16]]: Activist [[Angela Davis]] spoke at a sold-out event at [[Boutwell Auditorium]] organized by the [[Birmingham Committee for Truth and Reconciliation]].
 
 
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Oak Hill Cemetery. Photographed October 2013

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