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Courtesy of Elaine Witt

Hands Up Together is May 16 at 7 p.m. at the Alabama School of Fine Arts Day Theater. more

Apr 25, 2017 5:10 PM People


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This is the 36th annual spring art festival. more

Apr 24, 2017 3:04 PM People

Steeple to Steeple 5K start

Jesse Chambers

Trinity UMC in Homewood and Canterbury UMC in Mountain Brook combined to present the annual fundraiser. more

Apr 24, 2017 8:41 AM People


Photo courtesy of the JLB.

The sale, which starts with their Bargain Bash on April 27, serves as a fundraiser for the 31 Junior League of Birmingham projects serving women and children in the metro area. more

Apr 20, 2017 2:54 PM People

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Photos by Lexi Coon.

Firefighters from six Birmingham area fire departments attended the training on April 19. more

Apr 19, 2017 1:14 PM People 1 Comments

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Photos by Lexi Coon.

Plants included shrubs, trees, orchids, bonsai trees, herbs and vegetables. more

Apr 8, 2017 2:22 PM People

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Photo by Lexi Coon.

When Mountain Brook resident Anne LaRussa first started writing “The Knitter,” her book about her heritage and personal experiences, she thought it was for her family. As she continued writing, however, she realized her book could become much more. more

Mar 23, 2017 3:16 PM People

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Photos by Lexi Coon.

Take a look into pollinator gardens. more

Mar 23, 2017 3:11 PM People 1 Comments

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Rendering courtesy of James Coker.

Jefferson County most tornado-prone county in Alabama. more

Mar 23, 2017 3:06 PM People


Photo courtesy of Preston Sloan.

Mountain Brook welcomes new animal control officer. more

Mar 23, 2017 3:03 PM People


Photo by Erica Techo.

Mountain Brook Fire Department executive officers will tell you the department’s most valuable resource is its employees. And now, they’re working to take better care of that resource. more

Mar 23, 2017 2:52 PM People

Mr. and Mrs. Samuel Perry Given, Jr., announce the engagement of their daughter, Caroline Carter Given, to Brennan Kennedy Peck, son of Mr. and Mrs. Adam Kennedy Peck, all of Birmingham. more

Mar 23, 2017 12:18 PM Celebrations

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Photo courtesy of J. Mark Hart.

The project was called “Kickoffs for Kids Toy Drive.” more

Mar 23, 2017 12:16 PM People

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John Annesley DeGaris III recently earned the rank of Eagle Scout from the Vulcan District Eagle Board. more

Mar 23, 2017 12:12 PM People


Photo courtesy of Scottie Vickery.

The luncheon, a project of the YWCA’s Junior Board and co-chaired by Anne Lary and Taylor Cooper, reached a significant milestone this year. more

Mar 23, 2017 12:09 PM People


Photo courtesy of Kelley Norwood.

The series will again feature faithful preachers from all over the world. Each noonday service is immediately followed by the Advent’s famous hand-prepared lunches served at a modest price. more

Mar 23, 2017 12:07 PM People

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Photo courtesy of Sim Johnson.

Volunteers will be helping plant hundreds of trees and shrubs in parts of the park where invasive species, such as privet, elaeagnus and bamboo, were removed last winter. more

Mar 23, 2017 12:05 PM People


Photo courtesy of United Methodist Children’s Home.

April 22’s Steeple to Steeple supports United Methodist Children’s Home (UMCH), a nonprofit that provides homes, healing and hope to Alabama’s neglected and abused youth. more

Mar 23, 2017 12:00 PM People


Photo courtesy of Kim Eriksson.

The Offshoots Garden Club is working with Overton Park once again to host its annual egg hunt. more

Mar 23, 2017 11:57 AM People

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The egg hunt will kick off April 15 at 10 a.m., when the Easter Bunny blows his whistle signaling the start of the festivities. more

Mar 23, 2017 11:55 AM People