Photo by Taneisha Young Tucker.

Library to host Casino Royale Fundraiser

Get ready to place your bets. PALS will present the third annual Casino Royale Fundraiser and Silent Auction at the Library in the Forest this Saturday. more »

Mar 14, 2014 in News

Board of Education interviewing superintendent candidates

After 13 years of service, Dr. Jamie Blair has announced his retirement as Vestavia Hills Schools Superintendent. more »

Apr 15, 2014 by in News

The U.S. 31 corridor could look something like this projected image with the new development code in the works.

Rendering from the US-31 Corridor Redevelopment Plan.

Council discusses repair and resurfacing of U.S. 31

During a regular April meeting, the Vestavia Hills City Council authorized an agreement with ALDOT to repair and resurface U.S. 31. more »

Apr 14, 2014 by in News

A model sports pants and a top from Laura Kathryn during last year’s Birmingham Fashion Week.

Photo courtesy of Brandon Pinola.

Cahaba Heights designer to take part in Birmingham Fashion Week

Cahaba Heights-based wedding dress designer Heidi Elnora will be participating in this year’s Birmingham Fashion Week 2014 scheduled for April 19-26 under the tents in Pepper Place downtown. more »

Mar 31, 2014 in News

Photo by Katie Turpen.

Council plans city hall construction

During its regular meeting, the City Council discussed excavation of new city hall site and other efforts to revitalize the city's image. more »

Mar 24, 2014 by in News

Photo by Matthew Allen.

Demolition of the Vestavia Motor Lodge begins

This marks the end of a lengthy battle to have it razed and prepared for redevelopment. more »

Mar 19, 2014 in News

Hopson and Ashley Nance along with their children, Hopson, 19, Harry, 17, Elizabeth, 14, and Henry, 11 1/2.

Photo courtesy of Ashley Nance.

Once a Rebel

Resident forms rescue group in aftermath of winter storms. more »

Mar 21, 2014 by in News

A model sports pants and a top from Laura Kathryn during last year’s Birmingham Fashion Week.

Photo courtesy of Brandon Pinola.

Cahaba Heights designer to take part in Birmingham Fashion Week

Cahaba Heights-based wedding dress designer Heidi Elnora will be participating in this year’s Birmingham Fashion Week 2014 scheduled for April 19-26 under the tents in Pepper Place downtown. more »

Mar 31, 2014 in News

Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

Champion Latin and Ballroom

Two left feet are not a problem at Champion Latin & Ballroom studio. Sterling Burroughs, the studio’s owner, has taught for 28 years and firmly believes “anyone can learn to dance.” more »

Mar 26, 2014 by in Business Spotlights

Residents say yes to property tax renewal

During a special election held on March 11, Vestavia Hills residents tentatively approved to renew an existing property tax used for education in the city. more »

Mar 12, 2014 by in News

Photo courtesy of Vestavia Hills Parks and Recreation.

Wald Park selected for Macy's 'Heart Your Park' program

Wald Park has been selected for “Heart Your Park,” a program introduced as part of Macy’s “Secret Garden” campaign, which aims to raise awareness and money for local parks across the country. more »

Mar 11, 2014 by in News

Photo courtesy of City of Vestavia Hills.

City enters into sale agreement with Chick-fil-A

During its regular March meeting, the City Council authorized an agreement for the sale of the current City Hall property to Chick-fil-A. more »

Mar 10, 2014 by in News

Improvements shown in this rendering of Cahaba Heights Road and Dolly Ridge Road include the addition of sidewalks and crosswalks, intersection improvements, frontage landscaping, gateway signs and banners, ornamental lighting around intersections and the reuse of a vacant business on the southeast corner.

Image from the 2008 Cahaba Heights Community Plan, courtesy of the City of Vestavia Hills.

Cahaba Heights named as finalist for ArtPlace America grant

Out of 1,270 inquiries, Cahaba Heights was selected as a finalist for ArtPlace America's creative placemaking grants. more »

Mar 10, 2014 by in News (1 Comments)

Sidewalks planned for Massey Road

During Monday's City Council meeting, the City authorized a design service agreement for Massey Road improvements. more »

Feb 24, 2014 by in News (1 Comments)

Front row, from left: Kristin Tunnell, Rhonda Smith, Jennifer Philpot, Sheila Phillips, Cecilia Crenshaw, Shera Grant, Shanta Owens and Tracy Davis. Back row: Clifton Kew, David Martin, Chip McCallum, Keith Johns, Scott Register, Dan Pahos, Reynolds Anderson, Jason Nabors, Tyler Bradford and Lee Baker. Not pictured: Charlie Shah.

Photo by Katie Turpen.

Leadership Vestavia Hills now accepting applications

Leadership Vestavia Hills is the city's premiere leadership development program. more »

Feb 26, 2014 by in News

DeFore represents district for Alabama Teacher of the Year

Meredith DeFore has been teaching for 15 years at Pizitz Middle School and was nominated by her peers for this award. more »

Feb 17, 2014 in Pizitz

Photo by Katie Turpen.

Acting out loud

For Liberty Park resident Meg Deusner, Vestavia Hills may seem like an unlikely place to put down roots. At the ripe age of 10, she starred in a professional production of Annie. more »

Feb 11, 2014 by in People/Places

Rendering of new Vestavia Hills City Hall, set to open August 2015.

Photo by Katie Turpen.

Development projects discussed at Chamber luncheon

At the February Vestavia Hills Chamber of Commerce luncheon, City Manager Jeff Downes and Mayor Butch Zaragoza discussed development projects currently underway. more »

Feb 11, 2014 by in News

VHHS seniors sign with major universities

Six Vestavia Hills High School seniors signed with major universities during the National Signing Day Ceremony on Feb. 5. more »

Feb 5, 2014 by

Cooking with cancer

In 2003, Vestavia Hills oncologist Dr. Luis Pineda made an observation about cancer research. more »

Jan 27, 2014 by in People/Places

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