Sydney Cromwell

The 18th annual Alabama Retailers of the Year award ceremony was held on Oct. 17 at Vestavia Country Club. more

Oct 17, 2017 2:56 PM Businesses

Mountain Brook v. Vestavia

Layton Dudley

The Mountain Brook High School football team has won its last three games and host an Oak Mountain team heading in the opposite direction on Friday night. more

Oct 17, 2017 12:36 PM Sports

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Photos by Lexi Coon.

Of the 403 students who participated in AP testing, Brooks said 88.2 percent of them scored a 3 or higher on the exams, which is more than 20 percent above the global average. more

Oct 16, 2017 5:35 PM Schools

Mountain Brook v. Vestavia

Layton Dudley

The Mountain Brook High School girls cross-country team knocked off defending Class 7A state champ Huntsville last week. more

Oct 16, 2017 3:22 PM , Sports 1 Comments

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Photos by Lexi Coon.

The LJCC opened their outdoor pool for three hours for one last dip before it is closed for the winter, but this time, it was the dogs' turn. more

Oct 15, 2017 8:54 PM People 2 Comments

Mountain Brook v. Vestavia

Layton Dudley

“That was an incredible high school football game,” said Yeager, Mountain Brook’s head coach. “Neither team deserved to lose, and that’s what it’s all about. Both teams carry big lessons from this game.” more

Oct 13, 2017 11:17 PM Sports

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Photos by Lexi Coon.

The city dedicated its new police and fire training facility to former Mayor Terry Oden, who served the city of Mountain Brook for over 20 years. more

Oct 13, 2017 1:30 PM News

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Photos by Lexi Coon

La Bella Sol is open Tuesday-Saturday from 10 a.m.-6 p.m. and Sunday from 1-6 p.m. more

Oct 12, 2017 3:17 PM Businesses

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Courtesy of Operation Christmas Child.

The Operation Christmas Child Birmingham Area North Team will be holding a kickoff and workshop on Sunday, Oct. 22, from 3-5 p.m. at Mountain Brook Community Church in the Fellowship Hall. more

Oct 11, 2017 2:24 PM People

Share your best spooky costumes with Village Living! Entries will be accepted until Friday, Nov. 3, and the winner will receive a $25 dollar gift card to Iron City Delivery! Submissions will be featured online. more

Oct 10, 2017 1:43 PM People

Mountain Brook Football

Jonathan Norris

The Mountain Brook High School football team hosts Vestavia Hills this Friday. The Rebels knocked off the Spartans in overtime last fall. more

Oct 10, 2017 11:28 AM Sports

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Photos by Lexi Coon.

Council members heard updates regarding the second phase of Lane Parke and approved the study of two sections of roadway for a grant to assist in the master sidewalk plan. more

Oct 9, 2017 8:58 PM News

Mountain Brook Football

Jonathan Norris

The Mountain Brook High School football team won its game last Friday, while the volleyball team split a pair of matches. more

Oct 9, 2017 1:48 PM , Sports

Digging the music

Photo by Jesse Chambers

Mountain Brook Village closed Canterbury Road to vehicles and hosted its third annual Garden Walk Block Party on Friday, Oct. 6. more

Oct 8, 2017 5:12 PM People


Courtesy of NWS Birmingham

Gov. Kay Ivey issued a state of emergency for the entire state Friday. more

Oct 7, 2017 4:41 PM News

Mountain Brook Football

Jonathan Norris

The Mountain Brook High School football team took control early and never relented, in a Class 7A, Region 3 win over Tuscaloosa County on Friday night. more

Oct 6, 2017 11:10 PM Sports


Courtesy of Leah Harrigan.

La Paz, Mountain Brook Creamery, Mafiaoza's, Newk's Eatery, Taco Mama and Otey's will be participating starting Oct. 9. more

Oct 5, 2017 11:32 AM Businesses

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Photos by Lexi Coon.

The Mountain Brook Fire Department named local girl Madelyn Hyde a hero for remaining calm and calling 911 when her father was having a medical emergency. more

Oct 4, 2017 7:54 PM People

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Photo by Ted Melton

The Mountain Brook High School football team travels to Tuscaloosa County on Friday night in search of its second Class 7A, Region 3 victory. more

Oct 3, 2017 8:59 AM Sports

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Photo by Lexi Coon.

The commission recommended to council the approval of rezoning and the use of alternate exterior materials after review by Village Design Review. The Overton Condos are expected to go before Vestavia planning and zoning commission on Oct. 12. more

Oct 2, 2017 9:07 PM News

Mountain Brook vs Hoover Volleyball State Championship 2016

Sarah Finnegan

MBHS alumna Emmy Kilgore had a great week, and the Mountain Brook High School volleyball and cross-country teams were in action. more

Oct 2, 2017 5:49 PM , Sports

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Photo by Lexi Coon.

During his lifetime, Warren Manning worked on at least 1,600 landscape projects, including the design of Mountain Brook with Robert Jemison Jr. more

Sep 27, 2017 8:33 PM People

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Photos by Lexi Coon.

Last Chance U’s Brittany Wagner speaks to the importance of helping others during the Chamber's quarterly luncheon on Sept. 26. more

Sep 26, 2017 4:08 PM Businesses

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Photo by Lexi Coon.

Council members approved the extension with the request to both beautify the barrier to match the city's aesthetics and improve signage to locate shops along Canterbury Road. more

Sep 25, 2017 9:19 PM News


Photo by Ted Melton

Mountain Brook's football, volleyball and cross-country teams were all in action last week. more

Sep 25, 2017 3:42 PM , Sports


Courtesy of the Junior League of Birmingham.

Diapers will be accepted on Sept. 25 at the Western Supermarket in Mountain Brook (2717 Culver Road) from 2-7 p.m., as well as at Gus Mayer at The Summit from Sept. 25-Oct. 1 from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. more

Sep 25, 2017 2:07 PM People

Mountain Brook Football

Photo by Ted Melton

Wilson Higgins hauled in Hamp Sisson's pass for the game-winning two-point conversion in double overtime to lift Mountain Brook over Spain Park on Friday night. more

Sep 22, 2017 11:49 PM Sports

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By Keith McCoy

"By educating residents, we hope to reduce identity theft in Mountain Brook and assist them through the process if one becomes a victim," said Lt. Jaye Loggins with MBPD. more

Sep 21, 2017 2:01 PM People


Sydney Cromwell

The team will compete this Saturday in Nashville. more

Sep 20, 2017 3:55 PM People

Dr. Wisely

Photo by Madison Miller.

This program is intended for parents who want a deeper understanding of the disorder. However, the series has been attended by educators, pediatricians, nurses, and social workers. more

Sep 20, 2017 11:47 AM Schools

Mountain Brook Football

Photo by Ted Melton

The Mountain Brook High School football team has fallen in its past two matchups against Hoover and Thompson. This week’s game against Spain Park will be another big test. more

Sep 19, 2017 2:24 PM Sports

Mountain Brook BOE

Photo by Jesse Chambers

The school budget should have a surplus of about $221,000 for the 2017-2018 school year, according to Superintendent Dicky Barlow. more

Sep 18, 2017 9:06 PM Schools

Thompson vs Mountain Brook

Frank Couch

The Mountain Brook High School football, volleyball and cross-country teams were all in action this past week. more

Sep 18, 2017 2:07 PM , Sports


Sydney Cromwell

Tents lined Hoyt Lane by Mountain Brook City Hall for the third annual Taste of Mountain Brook. more

Sep 18, 2017 8:58 AM Restaurants

Thompson vs Mountain Brook

Frank Couch

Mountain Brook was unsuccessful in its attempts to stop a strong Thompson offense, leading to a 40-13 loss. more

Sep 15, 2017 11:04 PM Sports

City Road Mountain Brook VIllage 1

By Keith McCoy

Public input will be used to select about eight intersections that will then go through a traffic analysis. more

Sep 13, 2017 10:49 AM News

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Photos courtesy of Josh Watkins.

While technology is changing, teaching does too. But not just teaching styles — the content changes as well. So to keep students up to speed, teachers are working to educate students on how to effectively and safely use the internet. more

Sep 12, 2017 6:07 PM Crestline Elementary

Mountain Brook Football

Jimmy Mitchell

Mountain Brook is in the middle of a brutal three-game stretch to start region play. more

Sep 12, 2017 9:29 AM Sports

Mountain Brook City Council

Sam Chandler

The Mountain Brook City Council passed an ordinance at its Sept. 11 meeting that sets the minimum period for short-term rentals at 30 days. more

Sep 11, 2017 10:02 PM News 1 Comments


Photo by Todd Lester

Mountain Brook High football, volleyball and cross-country teams were all in action over the last week. more

Sep 11, 2017 2:15 PM , Sports

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Photo courtesy of Jim Glazner.

Smith's is no longer for sale and will stay in the Glazner family. more

Sep 11, 2017 1:49 PM Businesses 7 Comments

Enjoying the Jam

Photo by Jesse Chambers

The musical event in Homewood was held in honor of Sam Lapidus, a Birmingham teen and LJCC member who died from cancer in 2008 more

Sep 10, 2017 8:42 PM People

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