Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

Mountain Brook girls to star in Alabama Ballet production of ‘The Nutcracker.’ more

Nov 16, 2017 9:48 AM People

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Erica Techo

The parade included floats with glitter cannons, live music and plenty of candy. more

Oct 31, 2017 8:49 PM People

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Photos by Lexi Coon.

There are pieces of June Emory all around Mountain Brook. more

Oct 27, 2017 4:18 PM People 1 Comments


Photo by Erica Techo.

After rejecting an expiring bid for a bridge crossing Shades Creek along Jemison Trail, city officials are exploring their options for the project. more

Oct 27, 2017 3:04 PM People


Photo courtesy of CJFS.

This month, CJFS will host a Virtual Dementia Tour at the LJCC, a program which will give a peek into what it is like to have Alzheimer’s or dementia. more

Oct 27, 2017 2:46 PM People


Photo by Erica Techo.

Each year, MBHS’s Relay team has fundraised hundreds of thousands of dollars, adding up to millions over the 17 years their school has participated. But this year, that is going to change. more

Oct 24, 2017 11:55 AM People


Photo by Erica Techo.

Mountain Brook businesses built on family ties, loyalty to community. more

Oct 24, 2017 11:51 AM Businesses


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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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