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Photo courtesy of Marjorie White, Birgit Kibelka.

After three and a half years of work, the newest book from the Birmingham Historical Society, “Shades Creek: Flowing Through Time,” authored by Marjorie White, will be released on Feb. 25. Read more

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The 2018-19 school year is the first year of this lasting partnership between Birmingham City Schools and the LJCC. Read more

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In November 2018, MBHS junior Elaine Russell was chosen as the third student from the MBJH TED-Ed Club to present a talk in front of a global audience at the official TED headquarters in New York. Read more

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Alabama Mushroom Society is offering classes this year at the Birmingham Botanical Gardens. Read more

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Starting in January, the Mountain Brook Police Department began offering its first-ever situational awareness and basic self-defense classes. Read more

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Since becoming a pet portrait artist in 2017, meeting and getting to know the dogs and their owners before doing a portrait has remained Olivia Timpson’s favorite part. Read more

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Whenever Birmingham is faced with weather-related issues, especially in the winter, so are the employees taking care of the zoo. Read more

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Anne Hicks started drawing posters and portraits of racing vehicles, motorcycles and famed drivers at Barber Motorsports Park. Read more

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Carole Griffin created a reunion for the surviving members of the Sugar Lalas to gather and catch up, and they decided it was time they create an album to commemorate the time they spent together. Read more

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“Undefeated: A Story of Basketball, Battle, and West Point's Perfect 1944 Season” is a nonfiction story that centers on the West Point basketball team in 1944 and the graduating seniors’ eventual fight in World War II. Read more

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Since its inception in 1981, the Mountain Brook Art Association has represented an ever-increasing collection of talented two-dimensional artists. Read more

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Not only is Antiques in the Gardens is one of the Birmingham Botanical Gardens' biggest fundraisers each year, it's also one of its most popular gatherings of antique enthusiasts. Read more

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Music brought Mike and Laurel Creager back to Mountain Brook. Read more

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Taste of Mountain Brook brought out hundreds of Mountain Brook community members to try some new and long-time loved local favorite food options. Read more

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Mountain Brook High School graduate Rick Lewis was accepted into a program that will take him to Malaysia to teach English. Read more

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Students set up presentations and hands-on demonstrations behind Mountain Brook City Hall. Read more

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Local writer pens gardening book. Read more

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MBHS grad gives back in Caribbean after joining Peace Corp. Read more

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If you're looking to buy a painting from a local for a Christmas gift, Janet Sanders, the Mountain Brook Art Association holiday art show chairman, said that now is the time to come by their holiday show. Read more

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Survey shows athletes, drivers alike have concerns about sharing roads in Mountain Brook. Read more

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