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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Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

The Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA) announced that Birmingham Zoo has been recognized with the 2019 Education Award for the Zoo’s significant achievement in the “ZooSchool” program. Read more


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Submitted by Beena Thannickal

The Breast Cancer Research Foundation of Alabama presented its largest donation ever of $1 million to the O’Neal Comprehensive Cancer Center at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. Read more


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Submitted by Kathleen Woodry

Mrs. Eleanor Walker's second grade class at BWF is currently studying economics. Read more

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Photo courtesy of UAB Athletics.

There was nothing easy about Taylor Eyster’s most recent victory on the golf course. Read more



Photo by Lexi Coon.

Wyndy expansion plans include allowing seasonal work for local college students home for summer. Read more



Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

Gerald Gann’s coaching career has spanned more than 40 years. No matter the sport, year or group of athletes, that priority remained the same: Do the right thing. Read more


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Photo courtesy of Shaun Flynn.

In January, the MBE third-grade students led a food donation drive to collect items for the UAB Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Hospital Food Pantry. Read more

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Photos courtesy of Jamie White, UAB.

On March 9, the Emmet O’Neal Library and UAB will come together to hold their second Neuroscience Café. Read more



Photo by Jon Anderson.

A 23-year-old alumnus of Mountain Brook High School was the sculptor for a bronze bust of a fallen U.S. soldier unveiled recently at Aldridge Gardens in Hoover. Read more



Courtesy of Dr. Richard Shelton.

Birmingham is today at the forefront of depression and suicide research thanks to a UAB study led by Dr. Richard Shelton, director of the Mood Disorders Research Program. Read more


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By Keith McCoy

The talk, which will begin at 6:30 p.m., will be one of several presentations as a part of "$mart Directions @ Emmet O’Neal Library." Read more


Smack Out Cancer

Heather Lebensburger

Don't worry, it's all for a good cause. Read more


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By Keith McCoy

The talk, which will begin at 6:30 p.m., will be the third of several presentations as a part of "$mart Directions @ Emmet O’Neal Library." Read more



UAB News

Trails of Africa and the Zoo’s veterinary staff worked together with a team lead by UAB’s Director of Materials Processing and Applications Development Center, Brian Pillay, to carry out what could be a groundbreaking elephant tusk procedure. Read more


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Photo by Ron Burkett.

Mountain Brook business leaders are a driving force behind the campaign for the return of UAB football. Read more


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Photo by Madoline Markham.

A study by UAB occupational therapy students recently gave high ratings to Mountain Brook playgrounds. They assessed six parks in Mountain Brook and five parks in Irondale. Read more


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Photo by Madoline Markham.

On Thursday, Crestline merchants presented a check to the Alabama Center for Childhood Cancer and Blood Disorders at Children’s of Alabama and UAB for $22,500. The MBHS baseball team also presented a separate check for $54,000. Read more


Fifty-four Alabama prep coaches wrote a letter to UAB President Watts in support of the UAB football program. Read more


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Photo by Madoline Markham.

Two St. Luke's Episcopal members share the unlikely story of one gift and two journeys of faith. Read more


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