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Photo courtesy of Community Grief Support.

The third annual Magic City Mac N’ Cheese Festival will return to Brookwood Village with local teams’ inventive takes on the classic dish. Read more

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Photo courtesy of Cherokee Bend Elementary.

Cherokee Bend may be the youngest of Mountain Brook’s schools, but it hits a major milestone this month: its 50th birthday. Read more

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Though she recently retired from 14 years as executive director of Leadership Birmingham, Florie was called back into action by the Alabama School of Fine Arts to serve as interim executive director this school year. Read more

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Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

In its fifth year, Taste of Mountain Brook will return with its mix of local restaurants, catering companies and more for guests to sample. Read more

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By Keith McCoy

The school system's budget hearings will begin in September. Read more

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Children came to the zoo decked out in their favorite pajamas for the event. Read more

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Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

The idea behind SOL Dance in the Dark classes is that if no one can see you, there’s no reason to feel judged or self-conscious. Therefore, you can do whatever you want, creator Laura Interval said. Read more

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Troop 86 Green is the first Birmingham-area girls troop since Boy Scouts of America, now Scouts BSA, opened up its program to female Scouts. Read more

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The Mountain Brook Chamber of Commerce is giving its brand new junior board a “blank canvas,” Board President Vince Schilleci said, and it’s expecting to see big changes in the next year. Read more

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Photo by Layton Dudley.

The Alabama Symphony Orchestra’s Volunteer Council is bringing local interior decorators together for the annual Decorators’ ShowHouse. Read more

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The voluntary agreement states that the cities will not give incentives or otherwise try to lure businesses from their neighbors. Read more

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The start and finish was in front of the Grand Bohemian Hotel, with the course winding through Mountain Brook. Read more

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Photo by Kamp Fender.

For more than 20 years, aspiring city managers and city planners have spent a semester in Mountain Brook to learn more about municipal government before they enter the working world. Read more

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Sarah Finnegan

Text alerts, with targeted alerts for your zip code, are also available from ALDOT by texting “5920BRIDGE” to 888777. Read more

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The open house featured holiday shopping, treats and a ribbon cutting for Duke's. Read more

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Photo courtesy of LJCC.

At the Levite Jewish Community Center, the Sam Lapidus Montclair Run is a Thanksgiving morning tradition. Read more

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Photo courtesy of Alabama Designer Craftsmen.

The Alabama Designer Craftsmen will put on their 46th annual Fine Crafts Show this month at the Birmingham Botanical Gardens. Read more

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Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church is bringing its annual tamale sale back the weekend before Thanksgiving. Read more

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Photo courtesy of Jennifer Andress.

A pedestrian bridge between Homewood and Mountain Brook is expected to see the start of construction within the next few months. Read more

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The event will continue through Halloween. Read more

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