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Photo courtesy of Katherine Clark.

Mountain Brook native and author Katherine Clark has revisited her hometown several times through her books in the Mountain Brook series, but this October she will return in person. more

Sep 22, 2017 10:16 AM People

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Photos courtesy of the Greater Birmingham LSU Alumni Association.

Through its second annual A Taste of Louisiana event at the Hoover Metropolitan Complex, the alumni chapter will raise money for the foundation, which raises funds and awareness for pediatric cancer. more

Sep 21, 2017 3:31 PM People

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Rendering by Nequette Architecture, courtesy of Francis Bryant Construction.

Birmingham-based Francis Bryant Construction is set to break ground on a mixed-use development, including three luxury townhomes and one office space, at the corner of Dexter Avenue and Vine Street in Crestline Village. more

Jul 26, 2017 11:01 AM Businesses

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Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

Training for a marathon is hard work, even with experience running half-marathons, but Avani Patel has some extra motivation as she prepares for this November’s New York City Marathon — KultureCity. more

Jul 26, 2017 10:57 AM People

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Erica Techo

During a signing on July 3, Birmingham and Maebashi, Japan made their relationship as Sister Cities official. more

Jul 5, 2017 4:48 PM News

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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

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Photo by Erica Techo.

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 courtesy of Gary Bastian.

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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Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

In February 1917, a group of Birmingham-area women founded the New Era Study Club with the purpose of meeting together and broadening their learning. more

May 23, 2017 11:36 AM People

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Rendering courtesy of Mountain Brook Fire Department.

Building also slated for use by Mountain Brook police officers. more

May 23, 2017 10:41 AM People

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Erica Techo

The award recipient should show strong work ethic, joyful disposition, seek to ensure other's needs come before their own and exemplify other qualities demonstrated by Lewis. more

May 1, 2017 8:38 PM Crestline Elementary 5 Comments

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Photo by Erica Techo.

On a scale of one to five, Mountain Brook Elementary School music specialist Shari Dorsett gave MBE a “5++” during her exit interview. more

Apr 26, 2017 2:10 PM Mountain Brook Elementary

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Photo by Erica Techo.

Mountain Brook Schools’ Robotics team has seen its numbers grow from six to more than 100 students since it started three years ago. more

Apr 26, 2017 11:38 AM MBJH 1 Comments

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Photo by Ron Burkett.

Nonprofit Magic City Smooth Jazz is expanding its annual Jazz in the Park events this summer. more

Apr 26, 2017 11:17 AM People

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Photo courtesy of Molly Fielding.

For the past three years, the Anderson family has worked to give back to St. Jude through St. Jude Field of Dreams, an annual fundraising event started by former Vestavia Hills resident Michael Schefano and his daughter, Sophia Schefano. more

Apr 26, 2017 11:05 AM People

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Photo by Frank Couch.

Crimes and other incidents reported in the April 6 Mountain Brook Police Department community update. more

Apr 6, 2017 11:36 AM News

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By Keith McCoy

In total, card information for $14,575.20 was provided over the telephone to the suspect. more

Mar 31, 2017 12:23 PM News

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Photo courtesy of the Alabama Symphony Volunteers Council.

Home tours benefiting symphony run from April 29 to May 14. more

Mar 23, 2017 2:55 PM Businesses

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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

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Photo courtesy of Ty Williams

Baseball players sometimes have to deal with balls taking bad hops, but Restoration Academy’s baseball team was dealing with much larger obstacles on the field. more

Mar 23, 2017 2:45 PM Sports

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