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Enjoying the sun

Photo by Jesse Chambers

Attendees sampled music and food and learned more about city services. more

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The run starts

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The 5K and one-mile Dolly Dash raised money for breast cancer research. more

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A big crowd

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The food festival and When Pigs Fly cook-off were held together for the first time on Sunday. more

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The starting line

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The rain stopped Saturday as kids and parents enjoyed the annual event. more

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Renderings courtesy of the Birmingham Zoo.

The new entrance, which is going to be built in the same area where the original entrance was located, is budgeted to cost about $8 million of the $18.6 million raised through the Renew the Zoo initiative. more

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Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

Three that have been in discussion since 2017 are the sidewalk system, the Jemison Trail bridge and the Canterbury Road closure. more

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Photo by Drew Young.

President of Evson Inc. John Evans said construction was previously delayed due to Rite Aid’s leasing contract, but they have since reached an agreement to “cease operations” no later than June 30, 2018. more

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From the North Pole

Photo by Jesse Chambers.

Many Church Street merchants, along with Santa, took part in the annual event Dec. 7. more

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Making the case

Photo by Jesse Chambers.

Hilton appeared at Canterbury United Methodist Church Nov. 30 to explain how brain chemistry affects drug and alcohol use. more

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Photo courtesy of Mountain Brook Baptist Church.

Mountain Brook Baptist Church has staged its Living Nativity — a live presentation of Christ’s birth with local actors and live animals — each year since the early 1960s, and organizers think they understand the event’s enduring popularity. more

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Staff photo.

The Chabad of Alabama organization will offer two festive events during Hanukkah. more

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Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

The Christmas tree erected at Bromberg’s in Mountain Brook Village each year since about 2006 is becoming a community tradition, according to Ricky Bromberg. more

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Three Mountain Brook residents are among this year’s recipients of The Vulcans Community Awards. more

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Photo courtesy of Alabama Designer Craftsmen.

More than 50 of Alabama’s best artisans will participate in the annual Fine Crafts Show — now in its 45th year — at the Birmingham Botanical Gardens on Nov. 11-12. more

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Photo courtesy of Harry Long..

The city of Mountain Brook will help kick off the holiday season, as well as the shopping and other activities that go with it, with two big events. more

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Photo courtesy of Levite Jewish Community Center.

The 41st annual Sam Lapidus Montclair Run will take place at the Levite Jewish Community Center on Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, Nov. 23. more

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Photo by Erica Techo.

Cahaba Village will celebrate autumn in a fun way with a brand-new event, the first-ever Cahaba Village Fall Fest, in the parking lot at Cahaba Village Plaza on Saturday, Oct. 28, from 5-8 p.m., according to the Mountain Brook Chamber of Commerce. more

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Digging the music

Photo by Jesse Chambers

Mountain Brook Village closed Canterbury Road to vehicles and hosted its third annual Garden Walk Block Party on Friday, Oct. 6. more

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Photo by Jesse Chambers.

Mountain Brook natives nurture careers and long friendship in New York. more

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Mystics of Mountain Brook 2016

Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

The parade, with about 25 floats, begins at Emmet O’Neal Library, heads down Church Street and ends on Dan Watkins Road, according to co-organizer Casey Horn. more

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may 2018