Birmingham restaurateur bringing Soda Jerk to downtown Huntsville project

A soda fountain concept with a modern twist is coming to downtown Huntsville.

Tom Sheffer, a restaurateur who operates Avo and Dram in Birmingham, is launching Soda Jerk at The Avenue, downtown's newest mixed-use project featuring residential units and street-level commercial space. The 2,288-square-foot facility will operate near the Light Tree installation along Jefferson Street in September. Read more.

Willie Chriesman