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SAM CHANDLER

Starnes Publishing assistant sports editor and community reporter Sam Chandler completed a fellowship at The Washington Post after his graduation from Samford. Read more

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Sam Chandler, a sports writer for Starnes Publishing since October 2015, won first place in the Best Sportswriter competition and the current events on-site competition for the 2017 Southeast Journalism Conference. Read more

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Photo by Sam Chandler

The Mountain Brook Board of Education approved its budget for the next fiscal year at Monday's meeting. Read more

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Photo by Sam Chandler

A real estate office and restaurant are in line to occupy 2 Dexter Ave. in Crestline Village. Read more

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Photo courtesy of United States Postal Service.

The U.S. Postal Service will open an office in Lane Parke next February. Read more

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Mountain Brook Football

Photo by James Nicholas.

The Mountain Brook High School football team beat Center Point 24-6 on Thursday night. Read more

Sports

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Photo by Erin Nelson.

Expect to see a lot of No. 4 at Mountain Brook High School football games this season. Inside the jersey is Spartans senior Logan Brewer, a 5-foot-10 Swiss Army knife who will start on both sides of the ball and chip in on special teams. Read more

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Mountain Brook residents may periodically see Mayor Stewart Welch riding around town on an unfamiliar contraption. Welch calls it the UpRyder, a stand-up bicycle five years in the making. Read more

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Photo by Lexi Coon.

On Tuesday, Sept. 24, residents will have the opportunity to vote in a citywide referendum that will determine if the ad valorem property tax rate increases by 10 mills. Read more

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Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

Over the past few months, Mountain Brook residents have expressed their concerns about recent coyote sightings in the city. Many fear for the safety of their animals, which can be preyed upon easily. Read more

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Photo by Erin Nelson.

According to Karen Svetlay, the school’s college advisor for the past 14 years, 97% of Spartan seniors matriculate to either two- or four-year colleges. That equates to more than 300 students annually. Read more

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Photo by Erin Nelson.

This year, the Troop 320 is celebrating its 50th anniversary. Read more

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Photo by Erin Nelson Starnes Media

State legislators David Faulkner, Dan Roberts and Jabo Waggoner participated on Tuesday in a panel discussion moderated by former U.S. Rep. Paul DeMarco at the Mountain Brook Chamber of Commerce State of the State Luncheon. Read more

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Mountain Brook City Council

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The Mountain Brook City Council on Monday granted a request to Lane Parke developer Evson, Inc. to postpone a vote on an amended PUD plan until the Sept. 23 council meeting. Read more

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Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

The Mountain Brook High School girls cross-country team placed second at last year’s Class 7A state meet. Behind Reagan Riley’s runner-up finish, the Spartans totaled 58 points to Auburn’s 25. Read more

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Lane Parke

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The Mountain Brook City Council listened to residents' objections to an ordinance amending the Lane Parke Planned Unit Development master development plan. Read more

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Wesley Lassen

Photo by Sam Chandler

The Cook Store and Village Dermatology garnered accolades from the Alabama Retail Association. Read more

Businesses

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Photo by Sam Chandler

Owner David Carrigan said that he plans to open Carrigan's Public House in Mountain Brook Village no later than November. Read more

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Photo by Sam Chandler.

The U.S. Congress in December 2018 passed a bill that legalized the sale of products derived from industrial hemp plants. The plants contain cannabidiol, or CBD, a compound that many people say possesses medicinal qualities. Read more

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Photo by Erin Nelson.

In April, MBPD launched its small unmanned aircraft systems program. Using four unmanned aircraft vehicles, or UAVs, the program enables the department to have an eye in the sky. Read more

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Photo by Karim Shamsi-Basha.

The Mountain Brook City Schools Foundation recently awarded its annual grants to Mountain Brook Schools for the 2019-20 academic year. Read more

Schools

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Photo by Erin Nelson.

The dog days of summer don’t exist inside the walls of Emmet O’Neal Library. In the two primary summer months, June and July, the library is at its busiest. Read more

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