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Village Living

Ken Marion, a professor in the UAB Department of Biology, and Dan Self, Zoological Manager of Reptiles at the Birmingham Zoo, took some time with Village Living to address some common concerns about snakes and survey results. more

Jun 27, 2017 4:56 PM People


Photo by Erica Techo.

It’s summertime, which means family gatherings, cookouts and celebrations. Fireworks also can be a staple of some parties or festivals, but Mountain Brook Fire Marshal Leland Rhudy advised against them. more

Jun 27, 2017 9:53 AM People

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After Mountain Brook resident Mike Diamond retired from the Army as a two-star major general, the Army hired him to help optimize units going to Baghdad. more

Jun 23, 2017 4:57 PM People 1 Comments

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Photos by Erica Techo.

Project promoting positivity takes off thanks to CES student, teacher. more

Jun 23, 2017 4:54 PM People


Photo by Sarah Cook.

Like any diligent doctor would do, Dr. Jason Jack applied a scientific approach when he needed answers to some critical questions. more

Jun 23, 2017 4:48 PM People

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Photo courtesy of Wilder Adkins.

Folk music becomes career for Mountain Brook man. more

Jun 23, 2017 4:44 PM People


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MBHS alumnae find their place in the Auburn spirit system. more

Jun 23, 2017 4:41 PM People


Photos by Sydney Cromwell.

Madeline and Lucy Reich were practically raised in a barn. more

Jun 23, 2017 4:30 PM People 1 Comments


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Rowers hit their stride, help others find theirs with new Birmingham Area Youth Rowing program. more

Jun 23, 2017 4:28 PM People


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Each Monday, Wednesday and Friday, a group of boxers meets at Juarez Boxing on Montevallo Road. more

Jun 23, 2017 4:09 PM People

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Photo by Lexi Coon.

Birmingham Botanical Gardens visitors will see a new friendly face this summer with the 2017 Shades Valley Rotary Intern. more

Jun 23, 2017 3:50 PM People


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On April 23, an Eagle Court of Honor was conducted in the Great Hall at Independent Presbyterian Church honoring Joe Dodson and Stuart Sinor as Troop 28’s newest Eagle Scouts. more

Jun 23, 2017 3:45 PM People


Photo courtesy of Carolyn Edge.

The members enjoyed a delicious dinner and dancing at Vestavia Country Club. more

Jun 23, 2017 3:44 PM People


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Alpha Delta Psi alumnae gathered at Mountain Brook Club for their seventh reunion celebrating the founding of the sorority in 1924. more

Jun 23, 2017 3:42 PM People


Photo courtesy of Catherine Romero.

The 2017 Midnight Ball was held April 22 at the Country Club of Birmingham, where sophomore girls from Mountain Brook were presented. more

Jun 23, 2017 3:40 PM People


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Alright, alright, alright. So how exactly did Matthew McConaughey win an Oscar? Some might say it was because of an outstanding performance in the 2013 film “Dallas Buyer’s Club.” Others might say it was a Faustian bargain. more

Jun 23, 2017 3:37 PM People 1 Comments


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Twenty-four years ago, Kristi Tingle Higgenbotham played the indomitable Gypsy Rose Lee in the Town and Gown Theatre’s production of “Gypsy.” more

Jun 23, 2017 3:35 PM People


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This year, July 22 will mark the 16th annual Market Day in Mountain Brook Village, which started as Christine’s on Canterbury owner Jean Clayton’s way of celebrating Bastille Day in Mountain Brook. more

Jun 23, 2017 3:32 PM People


Photo courtesy of Matt Layne.

Not long ago, elementary-aged students were enjoying the release of J.K. Rowling’s Harry Potter series. more

Jun 23, 2017 3:27 PM People

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The event took place May 13 at the Grand Bohemian in Mountain Brook. more

Jun 12, 2017 12:26 PM People