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Started in 2009, Faces of Honor offers pro bono medical and surgical help to veterans who have suffered injuries to the face, head or neck while in the service. Read more

People

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Photo courtesy of Vulcan Park Foundation.

The Vulcan Park Foundation recently announced its honorees for 2019 in the annual Vulcans Community Awards, which recognize citizens in the Birmingham area who demonstrate civic pride and leadership. Read more

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In September, he was named one of five Alabama teachers who are finalists for the Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching — the nation’s highest honor for K-12 mathematics and science teachers. Read more

MBHS

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Photo courtesy of Amber Benson, MBHS.

Leadership Mountain Brook is a course in entrepreneurship at Mountain Brook High School that allows a new group of students each school year to develop their leadership skills while working together to carry out a needed community project. Read more

MBHS

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Photo by Erin Nelson.

Dog parks are “a growing trend” in America, according to Shanda Williams, parks and recreation superintendent for the city of Mountain Brook. However, the city didn’t have such a facility — until now. Read more

MBHS

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Staff photo.

Summer is almost over, and it’s nearly time for kids to go back to school. But Emmet O’Neal Library is offering families one more fun summer activity — the annual Back to School Movie on the Lawn. Read more

News

Boiling N Bragging 2018

Photo by Mike Strawn.

College football fans can wear their favorite team colors and welcome the new season in style at Boiling N’ Bragging — an annual kick-off party, low country boil and fundraiser for Children’s of Alabama — at Otey’s Tavern in Crestline Village. Read more

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Photo by Jesse Chambers.

The city of Mountain Brook will host its second annual Citizen Appreciation Day in Crestline on Saturday, May 4, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Read more

People

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Photo by Kamp Fender.

Restaurateur Abhishek Sainju is the owner of two popular eateries in the Magic City — Abhi Eatery and Bar at The Summit and MO:MO: at The Pizitz Food Hall. Read more

Restaurants

An impressive display

Photo by Jesse Chambers

The Birmingham Camellia Society hosted the event, which marked the camellia's 60th anniversary as state flower. Read more

People

Old tales of love

Photo by Jesse Chambers

The fundraiser for the Birmingham Botanical Gardens library was held Sunday, Feb. 10. Read more

People

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Photo courtesy of Birmingham Camellia Society.

The event, in its 69th year, is a chance to celebrate the popular flower, which has more than 200 species. Read more

People

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Staff photo.

The conference, attended by 120 parents in 2018, is meant for parents of elementary-school children. Read more

Schools

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Photo by Lexi Coon.

Around 30 officers participate in No-Shave November each year and donate the money they would normally spend on razors and other grooming products. Read more

People

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Photo by Lexi Coon.

The imminent arrival of cold weather means homeowners should take precautions to stay comfortable, reduce fire hazards and avoid unnecessary expenses, including broken pipes or excessive heating bills. Read more

News

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Photo by Lexi Coon.

Maintaining election security in Mountain Brook and other communities is the sole responsibility of Jefferson County officials. Read more

People

Vulcan Park Foundation will honor 13 area residents who have shown civic leadership at the fifth annual The Vulcans Community Awards, including two from Mountain Brook. Read more

People

Keeping bebop alive

Photo by Jesse Chambers

At least 300 people turned out to hear live jazz in Crestline Village Oct. 14. Read more

People

Participating merchants will decorate their windows with garden-inspired themes and leave them on display through the weekend. Read more

People

Mountain Brook City Council 8-13-18

Photo by Jesse Chambers

Mountain Brook City Council seeks to work with Homewood, Birmingham and Jefferson County on the project. Read more

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