Features

City Police 1

By Keith McCoy

Criminal offenses that were included in the Jan. 19 Mountain Brook Police Department community update. more

Jan 19, 2017 10:21 AM News

Remembering When - 2.jpg

Erica Techo

The program focuses on fire and fall safety. more

Jan 18, 2017 9:14 PM News

Mountain Brook Basketball

Photos by Ted Melton/ ActionSportsPix.SmugMug.com

The Mountain Brook High School boys basketball team lost at Spartan Arena for the first time in 38 games on Tuesday night, falling to Spain Park 66-62. The Spartan girls lost as well, 62-36. more

Jan 17, 2017 10:44 PM Sports

VL COMM JuniorLeagueBirminghamNationalDayofService-2.jpg

Photos by Lexi Coon.

The JLB, together with their Little Leaguers and Junior Volunteers, visited The Grace Place, Brookdale Place and the Greater Birmingham Humane Society to volunteer. more

Jan 16, 2017 2:31 PM People

Basketball Action

Photo by Todd Lester / www.ToddLesterPhotography.com

Mountain Brook High School basketball picked up a split against area foe Oak Mountain on Friday night. more

Jan 13, 2017 10:32 PM Sports

City Police 2

By Keith McCoy

The man, described as about 5-foot-10, weighing around 165 pounds, reportedly ran after he was pulled over near the Sneaky Pete’s in Mountain Brook Village. more

Jan 12, 2017 11:31 AM News

Vestavia Reserve-38.jpg

Photo by Todd Lester / www.ToddLesterPhotography.com

Mountain Brook's boys and girls basketball teams got off on solid footing in area play. more

Jan 10, 2017 10:30 PM , Sports

Mountain Brook Basketball

Kyle Parmley

Mountain Brook suffered its second setback of the season in Thursday night's loss. more

Jan 6, 2017 6:47 AM Sports

influenza-virus-fulltext-sm.jpg

Image courtesy of the Center for Disease Control.

The CDC announced that Alabama was one of four states who recently experienced high flu activity. more

Jan 5, 2017 12:38 PM News

Vestavia Reserve-38.jpg

Photo by Todd Lester / www.ToddLesterPhotography.com

Ben McCool's 3-pointer with three seconds remaining in regulation tied the game, with Mountain Brook winning in overtime. more

Dec 22, 2016 8:39 PM Sports

VL-FEAT---Crime_Summer1.jpg

Photo by Frank Couch.

Criminal offenses reported in the Dec. 22 Mountain Brook PD community update. more

Dec 22, 2016 11:50 AM News

Mountain Brook Basketball

Photo courtesy of Ted Melton

Mountain Brook knocked off the top-ranked team in Class 6A on Wednesday night to advance to the finals of the Steel City Invitational. more

Dec 21, 2016 10:01 PM Sports

Vestavia Reserve-39-2.jpg

Photo by Todd Lester

The Mountain Brook High School basketball team defeated Vestavia Hills 63-35 on Tuesday, Dec. 20, in the second round of the Steel City Invitational. more

Dec 20, 2016 8:26 PM Sports

Mountain Brook Basketball

Ted Melton

Mountain Brook's basketball teams won their only matchup last week. more

Dec 18, 2016 3:57 PM , Sports

City Police 2

By Keith McCoy

Criminal offenses reported in Dec. 15 Mountain Brook PD community update. more

Dec 15, 2016 11:24 AM News

Birmingham Zoo Zoolight Safari 2016

Erica Techo

Zoolight Safari will continue on Dec. 16-23 and Dec. 26-31. For more details, check for updates at birminghamzoo.com. more

Dec 13, 2016 4:06 PM People

VL NEWS CityCouncil1212.jpg

Photo by Lexi Coon.

One of the plans for the hydration station would have four sides and be equipped with water bottle refilling stations and misters. more

Dec 12, 2016 8:50 PM News

VL NEWS BOE1212.jpg

Photo by Lexi Coon.

The Board of Education recognized the accomplishments of many students and faculty members within the district on Monday. more

Dec 12, 2016 6:30 PM Schools

Mountain Brook Basketball

Photo courtesy of Charles Skinner

Mountain Brook is the top-ranked Class 7A basketball team. more

Dec 11, 2016 4:41 PM Sports

VL PEOPLE ArtShow-9.jpg

Photos by Lexi Coon.

The Mountain Brook Art Association's annual holiday art show is in full swing in its new space at Brookwood Village. more

Dec 11, 2016 4:18 PM People

Sweeney has practiced education law in Alabama for more than 40 years and is recognized nationally as a public education law expert. more

Dec 8, 2016 4:05 PM People

City Police 3

By Keith McCoy

Several individuals have fallen victim to scams in recent weeks. more

Dec 8, 2016 9:58 AM News

Forestry Commission.png

Courtesy of Alabama Forestry Commission

After rainfall returned to the state, the Governor's office and Alabama Forestry Commission have lifted burning restrictions. more

Dec 5, 2016 4:20 PM News

Mountain Brook Basketball

Ted Melton

Mountain Brook's boys and girls basketball teams played a pair of games last week. more

Dec 4, 2016 9:26 PM Sports

HW COMM Gift Wrapping.jpg

Photo by Lexi Coon.

Family Promise, a non-profit organization that helps the homeless in Birmingham, is opening a storefront for the holiday season that wraps gifts for a small donation. more

Dec 2, 2016 9:29 AM News

MtnBrookXmasParade14.jpg

Staff photo.

The parade will begin at Office Park and make its way down Cahaba Road, Culver Road and Petticoat Lane, according to Suzan Doidge of the Mountain Brook Chamber of Commerce. more

Nov 22, 2016 10:11 AM People

City Police 3

By Keith McCoy

Criminal offenses reported in the Dec. 1 MBPD community update. more

Dec 1, 2016 9:19 AM News

Subscribe to our mailing list

* indicates required
View the full January issue