Third graders at Vestavia Hills Elementary West recently entertained family, friends and fellow students with “Wishes for the Season,” a Christmas program about all our holiday wishes, from hectic to happy. more

Feb 5, 2018 10:59 AM West


Emily Featherston

Seasonal carols and a visit from Santa marked the annual tradition. more

Nov 28, 2017 10:16 PM People 2 Comments

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Photo by Emily Featherston.

There will be no shortage of Christmas-themed events for the community to participate in. more

Nov 17, 2017 10:41 AM People


Photo courtesy of Ken Berg.

This year, the Birmingham Boys Choir is celebrating the 40th anniversary of its Christmas Concert. more

Nov 17, 2017 10:16 AM People

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Photo by Ron Burkett.

Santa is coming to town, and the Library in the Forest is making sure to celebrate with a wide selection of holiday-themed events. more

Nov 17, 2017 10:13 AM People


Photo courtesy of Voices of the South.

Throughout the weeks leading up to Christmas Day there is no shortage of holiday-themed music, as stores and restaurants play the classics from open to close, and children are dressed in their best for their winter performances. more

Nov 17, 2017 10:01 AM People


Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

Small businesses owners taking matters into their own hands to attract local Christmas shoppers. more

Nov 17, 2017 9:31 AM , People


Emily Featherston

The first event of its kind surprised and encouraged organizers and shoppers alike. more

Nov 12, 2017 6:50 AM Businesses


Photo by Patty Bradley.

The barbershop chorus that calls Vestavia Hills home will be taking its annual Christmas performance to a new venue this year: the Lyric Theatre in downtown Birmingham. more

Nov 23, 2016 9:45 AM People


Photo courtesy of Canvas Bag Media.

Whether they were inspired by a Christmas concert or special gift, or they are simply bored during the time between the holidays and the return of school, Mason Music is hoping to create an outlet for burgeoning musicians this winter. more

Nov 23, 2016 9:42 AM People


Photo by Emily Featherston.

As the Christmas season approaches, the Vestavia Hills Library in the Forest hopes residents will carve out a little time for holiday fun in the forest. more

Nov 23, 2016 9:41 AM People


Photo by Ron Burkett.

Vestavia Hills celebrates Christmas in a special way. With events that include the lighting of the Christmas tree, Breakfast with Santa and the Christmas parade, there’s something for everyone. more

Nov 23, 2016 9:39 AM People


Photo by Emily Featherston.

The fruitcake has long lived in infamy and as the subject of jokes made by dads and crazy uncles around the holiday dinner table. more

Nov 23, 2016 8:58 AM People


Photo courtesy of Billy Howell.

Nestled in the quiet community of Cahaba Heights, the Howells work months in advance to bring Christmas cheer to families all over the state of Alabama. more

Nov 23, 2016 8:37 AM Businesses


Photo by Sarah Cook.

Even if Jack Frost doesn’t visit Alabama this year, snowflakes will still fall along U.S. 31 in Vestavia. more

Nov 23, 2016 8:30 AM People


Staff photos.

Christmas shopping can often become overwhelming when searching for one-of-a-kind items. Local marketplaces are a great way to find those special gifts. more

Oct 27, 2016 2:06 PM Businesses

Know what to expect in Vestavia Hills in 2016, from retail and commercial openings to construction of new subdivisions and continued road work. more

Dec 28, 2015 3:57 PM News

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Courtesy of Kathy Henderson

A collection of photos from this year's Christmas celebrations. more

Dec 24, 2015 2:20 PM People

Miller Hill

Courtesy of Joletta Dean

We found our community in Vestavia when we moved to Miller Hill, a small development with 41 houses off Rocky Ridge Road. more

Dec 18, 2015 2:50 PM People

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Courtesy of Kathy Henderson

This year there were more than 180 “wish” requests, and all but 15 were selected within five days of the Angel Tree going up. more

Dec 15, 2015 9:34 AM LP Elementary 1 Comments

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