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Photos courtesy of Phil Black.

While the three flights lasted a combined 19 hours, they marked only the beginning of a three-week journey from Sept. 29 to Oct. 20 that culminated in Black reaching Mount Everest base camp. Read more

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Photos by Sam Chandler.

Dr. Kevin Alexander, a lifelong Mountain Brook resident, has practiced dentistry in Crestline Village for the past 30 years. Read more

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Through his philanthropic organization, the Mouron Family Foundation, he helped pay for the new pedestrian bridge installed in January over Shades Creek on the Jemison Trail. Read more

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Photo by Erin Nelson.

The Amy Sanders Discovery Deck is sheltered by a roof and includes a chalkboard, sensory bins and table with buckets. Read more

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Photo by Erin Nelson.

Starting in November and ending in April, Homewood, Mountain Brook, Hoover, Vestavia Hills, Mulga and Tarrant will participate in an inter-city recycling challenge. Read more

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Photo by Sam Chandler.

Repolesk said people can read the whole story or just one frame and still get something out of the experience. Each station includes a prompt related to the content. Read more

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Photo by Erin Nelson.

PreSchool Partners is a nonprofit started in 1995 at St. Luke’s Episcopal Church in Mountain Brook by Bill Black and Jeanette Hancock, two church members who recognized a need for early education while tutoring students. Read more

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AHSAA State Cross Country

Photo by Erin Nelson Starnes Media

The Mountain Brook High School girls cross-country team placed second at Saturday's Class 7A state meet Read more

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Photo by Sam Chandler

The Mountain Brook City Council declined to provide Tier 1 pension benefits to Tier 2 employees at its Oct. 28 meeting. Read more

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2019 Mountain Brook Football

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The Mountain Brook High School football team struggled offensively in a 34-10 loss to Hoover on Friday night. Read more

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Mountain Brook Football

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The Mountain Brook High School football lost its first game of the season on Friday night. Read more

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Photo by Erin Nelson.

There were so many kids on the Mountain Brook Junior High cross-country team this year that it took three buses to get them to meets. Two of them were the standard size; one was a double-decker. Read more

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Photo by Todd Lester.

Crawford Golden can do a little bit of everything on the football field, and he can do all of it well. Read more

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Vulcan Run 10K

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Competitors in the Vulcan Run 10K, which starts and finishes at Sloss Furnaces, will take off Nov. 2 at 8 a.m. Read more

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Mountain Brook Fire Marshal Leland Rhudy and Rozetha Burrow, the police department’s business liaison officer, are leading courses that teach city employees how to respond to fires and active shooters. Read more

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Photo courtesy of Carter Photography + Design, via Crawford Square Real Estate Advisors.

Heide said his team’s ultimate vision for Lane Parke is for it to complement the existing stores and restaurants in Mountain Brook Village. Read more

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Photos by Erin Nelson.

Tucked away in the back corner of Shades Valley Presbyterian Church, a special school exists. It’s called the Woolley Institute for Spoken-Language Education, and it teaches children who are deaf or hard of hearing to talk. Read more

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Photo by Sam Chandler

The Mountain Brook City Council talked about parking in Mountain Brook Village during its Oct. 14 meeting. Read more

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The Mountain Brook Board of Education met at Mountain Brook Junior High School on Oct. 14. Read more

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Photo by Todd Lester

The Mountain Brook High School football team improved to 6-0 on the season with a 42-14 victory over Oak Mountain on Friday. Read more

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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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