About Us

280 Living is the neighborly news source for the communities along the U.S. 280 corridor in Birmingham, Alabama. It exists to serve the community by keeping its citizens informed on the most relevant topics. We publish a monthly print paper and ongoing online content.

280 Living is published by Starnes Publishing LLC, a Starnes Media company. 

Other Starnes Media publications:

Village Living · The Homewood Star · Hoover Sun · Vestavia Voice · Iron City Ink · Cahaba Sun

Distribution Points

280 Living is distributed through direct mail to 280 residents.

Copies of the paper are also available at the following locations:

Alabama Outdoors

Cahaba Ridge

Chiropractic Today

Chelsea High School

Chelsea Library



Edgar’s Bakery

Edward’s Cheverolet

Ground Up Coffee & Smoothies/Snider’s Pharmacy

Lloyd’s Restaurant

Mt Laurel Library

North Shelby Library

Oak Mountain High School

Spain Park High School

St. Vincent’s 119

Somerby at St. Vincent’s 

Winn-Dixie Chelsea

Winn-Dixie Inverness

Want to join this list or get 280 Living mailed to your home? Contact Sarah Villar at svillar@starnesmedia.com


Please contact us and let us know what you like about 280 Living, and any stories that you think we should know about. Email Community Editor Leah Eagle at leagle@starnesmedia.com

280 Living

1833 27th Avenue South
Homewood, AL 35209