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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. Read more

Restaurants

Alex Pitts and Cate Jones have been running for Mountain Brook track for five years, and after reading the book “Thirst,” by Charity:Water founder Scott Harrison, they wanted to use their sport and their experience for more. Read more

People

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As facilities of Mountain Brook Schools age and technology advances, the schools are looking for ways to take care of maintenance while providing students with the best learning environment possible. Read more

Schools

There’s a great amount of excellence in the Mountain Brook school system, in academics, in extracurricular activities and in athletics. Read more

MBHS

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As a growing percentage of the population is aging, respite care is becoming more important, including in the Birmingham metro area. Read more

People

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In 2018, the Mountain Brook Chamber of Commerce created the Restaurant Trail to encourage people to get outside of their norms and eat at as many Mountain Brook restaurants as possible within the year. Read more

People

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Dog owners care deeply about their four-legged friends and want what’s best for them, which includes getting time outside even if their humans have a busy schedule. Read more

People

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Mountain Brook resident Katie Keller has wanted to open her own store for as long as she can remember. Read more

Businesses

As construction continues for the second phase of Lane Parke, the future space of the Mountain Brook Village U.S. Postal Service office remains unknown. Read more

News

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The next meeting will be Tuesday, April 23. Read more

News

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The next Board of Education meeting is May 20. Read more

News

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Local authorities and support personnel were able to resolve the situations just before 10:30 p.m. on March 30. Read more

News

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The next meeting is April 8. Read more

News

For many years, there have been Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts. The ideas were similar, but didn’t always offer the same activities. Read more

People

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After the success of the first year in 2018, the Shades Creek Appreciation Festival is returning the weekend after Easter on April 27 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Read more

People

During the lecture, Tankard will be speaking about garden artists and gardens of the arts and crafts movement. Read more

People

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On the evening of April 22, a portion of Crestline will be filled with community members, families, friends and students for the fourth annual Student Showcase. Read more

People

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The Friends of the Birmingham Botanical Gardens is hosting its annual Spring Plant Sale this April, but with one special mention: it’s the 50th anniversary of the event. Read more

People

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School resource officers wear many hats to support students and faculty. Read more

People

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While Police Chief Ted Cook said Mountain Brook is rated as one of the safest communities in the state, there are still incidents the police department responds to. Read more

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Opened in February, Powanda said she wants the store to be inviting and make finding your own style just a little less intimidating for boys and girls sizes six through 16. Read more

Businesses

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    Mountain Brook Speech and Debate Coach Liz Wood Weas discusses the junior high team's success at the National Championship during the Aug. 13 BOE meeting.

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    Current board president Elizabeth Dunn and current board vice president Brad Sklar were re-elected to their positions during the June 11 Board of Education meeting.

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    Local resident Frances Wang speaks agains the rezoning in Overton Village that allows the Overton Village Condos project to proceed.

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    Architect Brian Barrett reviews the changes that were made to the proposed Overton Village Condos plan with city council members.

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    Josh Johnson with BJCTA/MAX discusses a possible circulator between Mountain Brook villages.

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    MBHS swim coach Brittany Wilson speaks of the accomplishments of senior Lauren Crabtree at the BOE meeting on March 12.

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