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Photo by Lexi Coon.

As of early May, the Mountain Brook Village breakfast spot Another Broken Egg welcomed new ownership to the restaurant. Jake Alleman and Cody Gielen of Cojak Investments purchased the business from the previous owner. more

Jun 23, 2017 3:23 PM Restaurants

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Photo by Lexi Coon.

The commission recommended to council the approval of rezoning and the use of alternate exterior materials after review by Village Design Review. The Overton Condos are expected to go before Vestavia planning and zoning commission on Oct. 12. more

Oct 2, 2017 9:07 PM News

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Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

Rooted Ministry aims to retain more youth in churches. more

Sep 22, 2017 10:06 AM People

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Photo courtesy of Justin Fox Burks.

To Ben Vaughn, farm-to-table shouldn’t be an exception for restaurants — it should be a standard. And at his new restaurant in English Village, Root to Tail, it is. more

Sep 22, 2017 9:59 AM Restaurants

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Photo illustration by Lexi Coon.

The Mountain Brook Police Department is hoping to cultivate a new habit and help residents remember to secure their vehicles and homes each night through a simple initiative: the 9 p.m. routine. more

Sep 22, 2017 9:57 AM People

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Photo by Lexi Coon.

With the help of local volunteer students, senior citizens will learn how to more effectively use the technology that surrounds them in a one-on-one setting. more

Sep 21, 2017 3:41 PM People

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The weekend starts on Oct. 5 with “Tastebuds: Define Your Style,” with Rebecca Vizard and Kinsey Marable followed by a black tie kick-off dinner, Gala in the Gardens, on Oct. 6. The event is open to the public on Oct. 6-8. more

Sep 21, 2017 3:36 PM People

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Photo by Emily Featherston.

As a way to welcome the annual Antiques at the Gardens event, Mountain Brook Village merchants are coming together for the third Village Garden Walk and Block Party. more

Sep 21, 2017 3:28 PM People

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Courtesy of Rachel Owens.

After hosting a Harry Potter Night and Monster Mania, the Emmet O’Neal Library began hosting A Night Dark and Grimm to celebrate Halloween with local families in 2012. more

Sep 21, 2017 3:25 PM People

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On Oct. 8 from 1-4 p.m., the Levite Jewish Community Center will be letting local dogs do just that by opening its outdoor pool for the second annual Pooch Plunge. more

Sep 21, 2017 3:19 PM People 3 Comments

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Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

In late October, the Birmingham Botanical Gardens will be filled with plant enthusiasts for both the Fall Plant Sale and the Native Plant Conference. more

Sep 21, 2017 3:12 PM People

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Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

Weekends are about to get a little bit spookier at the Birmingham Zoo with the return of its annual Halloween event, Boo at the Zoo. more

Sep 21, 2017 3:08 PM People

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Photo courtesy of Charlie Carper.

Overton Park adds equipment to accommodate kids with disabilities. more

Sep 21, 2017 2:55 PM People

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Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

Canterbury United Methodist Church celebrates 150 years. more

Sep 21, 2017 2:51 PM People

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Photo courtesy of Jim Glazner.

Smith's is no longer for sale and will stay in the Glazner family. more

Sep 11, 2017 1:49 PM Businesses 7 Comments

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Birmingham Zoo vets keep an eye on aging residents such as tiger, python, sloth. more

Aug 17, 2017 3:29 PM People

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Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

Spartans high school band beats the heat for summer camp. more

Aug 17, 2017 2:35 PM MBHS

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Photo courtesy of Amber Benson.

After starting the initial planning last year, former Leadership Mountain Brook members handed the reigns over to new members Alexis Kennedy, Claire Smith and Virginia Williams to carry the event to Oct. 1. more

Aug 17, 2017 2:21 PM People

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Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

The annual Taste of Mountain Brook is celebrating its third year on Sept. 17 in Crestline. more

Aug 17, 2017 2:18 PM People

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Photo courtesy of Lynsey Weatherspoon.

After much planning, the Birmingham Zoo will be opening its event lawn, Henley Park, on Sept. 7. more

Aug 17, 2017 2:03 PM People

While their normal meetings are the first and third Thursday of each month at the Canterbury UMC, Venture Crew 2010 and two additional local crews are hosting an open house on Sept. 14 from 6:30-7:30 p.m. at the Mountain Brook Community Church. more

Aug 17, 2017 1:22 PM People

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