A list of closings for the May 29 holiday. more

May 25, 2017 3:43 PM News


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The lawsuit was filed in March. more

May 25, 2017 2:37 PM News


Layton Dudley

The Class of 2017 boasts significant academic and athletic accomplishments. more

May 25, 2017 10:05 AM Schools


Emily Featherston

State Rep. Jack Williams announced he will seek a seat on the Jefferson County Commission. more

May 24, 2017 5:17 PM News

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Emily Featherston

The council also approved warrants for the purchase of property. more

May 22, 2017 9:11 PM News


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When her children were growing up, Vestavia resident Marilyn Prier was a pediatric critical care nurse. more

May 22, 2017 2:46 PM People


Photo by Emily Featherston.

Around the country, if you spot what looks like a giant birdhouse filled with books, you’ve likely stumbled upon a Little Free Library. more

May 22, 2017 2:44 PM People


Photos by Sarah Finnegan.

Za’atar, sumac, Aleppo pepper and berbere are herbs and spices most American cooks are likely to be unfamiliar with. more

May 22, 2017 2:39 PM Restaurants


Photo courtesy of Vestavia Hills City Schools.

This year, the team launched a pilot program to incorporate digital portfolios into the overall district curriculum. more

May 22, 2017 2:28 PM Schools


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On June 29, the Vestavia Hills Chamber of Commerce and the Department of Parks and Recreation will host the 36th annual community event at Wald Park. more

May 22, 2017 11:56 AM People


Photo by Emily Featherson.

When New Merkle House manager Melanie Perry asked if anyone had experience with gardening, almost all of the seniors gathered at the house April 21 said — with a word or a nod — that they did. more

May 22, 2017 11:50 AM People


Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

Crime these days looks less and less like a cat burglar with a black eye mask and more like a shadowy figure typing away at computer. more

May 22, 2017 11:28 AM News


Photo courtesy of the National Senior Games/Tyler Rocheleau.

The National Senior Games is held every two years, with cities around the country bidding to host the event. Birmingham has bid for the games twice before, and finally won the event this year. more

May 22, 2017 11:17 AM Sports


Emily Featherston

The annual wing cook off benefits the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. more

May 20, 2017 6:51 PM News


Emily Featherston

The annual day of fun serves as both a treat for students and fundraiser for the school. more

May 18, 2017 4:42 PM Schools


Emily Featherston

The Vestavia Hills Fire Department teamed up with surrounding cities to keep firefighters sharp on search and rescue skills. more

May 18, 2017 4:27 PM , News


Emily Featherston

The final meeting of the 2016-2017 school year and Mark Hogewood's administration saw several recognitions and updates. more

May 17, 2017 9:59 PM Schools 1 Comments


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Baha Burger and Chronic Tacos are both expected to open in July. more

May 17, 2017 3:47 PM Businesses

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Emily Featherston

As reported incidents of workplace violence increase, Carol Dodgen urged business leaders to be observant and ready. more

May 9, 2017 5:20 PM Businesses

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Emily Featherston

The council made two proclamations before attending to the meeting's single item of business. more

May 8, 2017 9:01 PM News 2 Comments

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