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Erica Techo

The event supports Hand in Paw, a Birmingham-based nonprofit that aims to improve day-to-day lives through animal-assisted therapy. more

Mar 20, 2017 2:39 PM People

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Emily Featherston

Former Mayor Butch Zaragoza and Jan and Andy Thrower were recognized at the event. more

Mar 3, 2017 1:46 PM People


Photo by Phil Free.

Vestavia dancers Linnea Blakemore and Olivia Martin are cast as a stepsister and a fairy, respectively, for the show. more

Mar 2, 2017 12:58 PM People


Photo by Emily Featherston.

Some people use reading as an escape, but the re-emerging trend of book clubs has some using reading to bring people together more

Feb 23, 2017 3:20 PM People

Dan Pahos

Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

And 20 years later, Pahos said he’s still running the same kind of business — the kind he hopes will make a difference. more

Feb 23, 2017 3:13 PM People 1 Comments


Photo by Erica Techo.

Every Wednesday night, there’s a dance party going on at Bar 31. With music from the 1950s and ’60s, the dance floor is full of couples dancing the Panama City Bop and the shag. more

Feb 23, 2017 3:09 PM People

Butterflies and Bowties

Photo courtesy of Liberty Crossings United Methodist Church.

The spring consignment season continues this month with Liberty Crossings United Methodist Church’s Butterflies and Bowties sale. more

Feb 23, 2017 2:46 PM People

Adam Miller

Photo courtesy of Sonia Lovewell.

The Vestavia Hills Library in the Forest is always looking for ways to reach out to people in the community, and it’s hoping guests of all ages will join them March 6 for a performance by autoharpist, storyteller and folk singer Adam Miller. more

Feb 23, 2017 2:44 PM People

Hand in Paw

Photo courtesy of Hand in Paw.

Specialty cocktails and dog treats do not always find themselves in the same place, but both will be on the patio at FoodBar in March. more

Feb 23, 2017 2:42 PM People


Photos courtesy of Wendy Wallace Johnson.

Vestavia Hills community members will gather this month to celebrate the hard work of those who go above and beyond to serve the city and its people more

Feb 23, 2017 2:40 PM People

Several days each week, a group of local Birmingham area seniors can be found in a classroom enjoying the opportunity to learn new skills or gain knowledge on a particular topic. more

Feb 23, 2017 2:36 PM People

Michael Coby, a member of Troop 533 chartered by Oak Mountain Presbyterian Church in Shelby County and under the leadership of Scoutmaster Mark Clark, was recently awarded the rank of Eagle Scout by the Boy Scouts of America. more

Feb 23, 2017 2:34 PM People

Heart to HeART

Jesse Chambers

aTeam Ministries held its largest annual fundraiser, Heart2HeART, at the Bridge Street Gallery and Loft in Midtown on Saturday night, Feb. 11. more

Feb 12, 2017 7:57 PM People

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Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

Zella Listerman says this Valentine’s Day, her dance class will be celebrating a lot of meaningful relationships. more

Jan 27, 2017 2:39 PM People


Photo by Emily Featherston.

Grace Schulte, 98, may not be as spry as she once was, but that doesn’t stop her from living a full life. more

Jan 27, 2017 2:34 PM People


Photos by Sydney Cromwell.

Two Vestavia Hills women discover new dynamics of decades-old sport. more

Jan 27, 2017 2:32 PM People


Photo courtesy of Vestavia Hills United Methodist Church.

VHUMC program helps keep Vestavians on the road. more

Jan 27, 2017 2:29 PM People


Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

The Lollar family was driving home from Kampfire for the King, an annual November event in support of King’s Home, when 7-year-old Caroline piped up from the back seat. more

Jan 27, 2017 2:26 PM People

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Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

Birmingham Community Deaf Church fostering fellowship for all for 60 years more

Jan 27, 2017 2:18 PM People


Photo courtesy of Thomas Little.

Boy Scout Troop 4, chartered through Vestavia Hills United Methodist Church, announced that Alec Albright, Stephen Mims, Connor Ridgway and Thomas Sturdivant have earned the rank of Eagle. more

Jan 27, 2017 1:41 PM People