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This year, Vestavia Hills Elementary Central is holding Central Games, a fundraising campaign with an Olympic theme, Sept. 26-30. Kids will ask friends and family for donations while engaging in physical activities and challenges. more

Aug 31, 2016 10:55 AM Central

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Photos by Ali Renckens.

Kulture City is a nonprofit founded in Birmingham to raise awareness for autism and help those affected by autism through different initiatives. more

Aug 10, 2016 1:31 PM People

Road construction

Emily Featherston

Here's an update on road construction that may affect your commute this week. more

Aug 7, 2016 4:16 PM News

Road construction

Emily Featherston

An update on road work for the week of Aug. 1. more

Aug 1, 2016 8:05 PM News

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Photo courtesy of Julian Maha.

It can take 36 seconds for an autistic child to accidentally wander from a parent and get lost. more

Jul 28, 2016 2:18 PM People

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Photo by Ali Renckens.

Verbs are taking a central role in science class; textbooks are being thrown out, and teachers aren’t “teaching” as much as they are “facilitating” student learning. more

Jul 28, 2016 1:42 PM Schools

The first day of school marks a new year with new classes, new teachers and new friends. more

Jul 28, 2016 1:39 PM Schools

Ice Cream Day, Vikings, new friendships. From adorable to serious, local students share their thoughts on the upcoming school year. more

Jul 28, 2016 1:29 PM Schools

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Renderings courtesy of Blake Pittman, Taylor Burton Company.

Taylor Burton and Blake Pittman both grew up in Vestavia Hills. Now, as business partners at Taylor Burton Company, they said they are excited to begin work on a development in their hometown. more

Jul 28, 2016 12:40 PM People 1 Comments

Road construction

Emily Featherston

An update on road construction that may affect your commute. more

Jul 25, 2016 8:52 PM News

Road construction

Emily Featherston

Here’s an update on road construction that may affect your commute this week. more

Jul 18, 2016 9:03 AM News

An update on road construction that may affect your commute. more

Jul 8, 2016 4:55 PM News

Road construction

Emily Featherston

Traffic update for the week of July 4. more

Jul 4, 2016 8:06 PM News

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Photo by Ali Renckens

A recap of the June 27 Vestavia Hills City Council meeting. more

Jun 27, 2016 10:32 PM News

Road construction

Emily Featherston

An update on road construction that may affect your commute. more

Jun 26, 2016 4:31 PM News 2 Comments

Slide the City

Courtesy of Slide the City

The family-friendly event kicks off with a block party at 9 a.m., featuring music, refreshments and a giant waterslide. more

Jun 20, 2016 4:12 PM News

Road construction

Emily Featherston

Here's an update on road construction that might affect your commute this week. more

Jun 13, 2016 3:50 PM News

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