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Mountain Brook native pens book about father’s WWII legacy. more

Feb 15, 2018 9:51 AM People

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If Elizabeth Roberts needed confirmation that she was onto something with her granola recipe, it came when she introduced her salted caramel and dark chocolate flavor. more

Jan 19, 2018 1:47 PM People


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This is the second year English Village merchants have given away a prize to the poker run winner. more

Nov 29, 2017 7:09 PM Businesses


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Local volunteer organization becomes go-to resource for Central Alabama missions. more

Nov 16, 2017 12:03 PM People


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Samford University’s Legacy League will host its holiday home tour this month with a set of five homes on display in Mountain Brook, Homewood and Vestavia Hills. more

Nov 16, 2017 10:34 AM , People

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The Mountain Brook Art Association is moving its annual holiday show from Brookwood Village to the Summit this year. more

Nov 16, 2017 10:16 AM People


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The 18th annual Alabama Retailers of the Year award ceremony was held on Oct. 17 at Vestavia Country Club. more

Oct 17, 2017 2:56 PM Businesses


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The team will compete this Saturday in Nashville. more

Sep 20, 2017 3:55 PM People

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Through the simple act of wearing a pink shirt, Mountain Brook resident Troy Rhone is hoping to raise funds and awareness for breast cancer research, treatment and support services. more

Sep 19, 2017 2:26 PM People

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Folk music becomes career for Mountain Brook man. more

Jun 23, 2017 4:44 PM People

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

Jun 23, 2017 4:30 PM People 1 Comments

At least five people were hospitalized, according to national reports, and others injured. more

Jun 14, 2017 4:05 PM News


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Those who met Mary Anne Glazner, even just once, could see she was “one of these people that they really don’t make anymore,” said Mountain Brook Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Suzan Doidge. more

Apr 26, 2017 10:37 AM People


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This is the 36th annual spring art festival. more

Apr 24, 2017 3:04 PM People

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Ryne Olson attended Mountain Brook Elementary from kindergarten to 3rd grade. more

Apr 14, 2017 11:50 AM Mountain Brook Elementary 2 Comments

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Part two of the series will be this Thursday, with the final part on Jan. 26. more

Jan 17, 2017 11:55 AM Schools


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The Mountain Brook Art Association is bringing its Holiday Show back to Brookwood Village this month, but the association is hoping its new location will draw more art lovers inside. more

Nov 22, 2016 10:22 AM People


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We spoke with Carole Griffin, the owner of Continental Bakery and Chez Lulu at 1911 Cahaba Road, who shared a recipe for one of her bakery’s classic holiday treats: these light, delicious meringues. more

Nov 22, 2016 9:25 AM Businesses

Working at the Birmingham Zoo means many of trainer Erin Miller’s co-workers are the four-legged kind. One of Miller’s favorite co-workers is Necie, a rock hyrax who works for Craisins rather than a paycheck. more

Oct 28, 2016 12:02 PM People


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Faced with the unimaginable loss of their 7-year-old son, Ryan, in a car wreck in 2001, Ron and Dawn Hirn were left rudderless as they tried to navigate their grief. more

Sep 27, 2016 1:55 PM People

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