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Representatives from the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention addressed the group, discussing teen depression, suicide risk factors and opening a dialogue. more

Nov 30, 2017 9:44 PM People

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Photo courtesy of Katherine Donaldson.

’Tis the season for holiday celebrations, and Vestavia Hills City Schools are getting into the holiday spirit. more

Nov 17, 2017 10:08 AM Schools

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Photo by Erica Techo.

Greer Parsons and Anne Green have 50 years of memories together. They attended Oakmont United Methodist Church in Homewood, lived in Patton Chapel in Hoover and now live in Cahaba Ridge Retirement Center in Vestavia Hills. more

Oct 23, 2017 3:18 PM People 1 Comments

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Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

Retail spaces at Patchwork Farms are filling up, Slice Pizza & Brew is moving in on the corner of Timberlake Drive and some single-family homes have put up “For Sale” signs. more

Oct 23, 2017 3:12 PM Businesses

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Erica Techo

The businesses are the first phase of a 700-acre Town Village in Liberty Park. more

Oct 12, 2017 4:44 PM Businesses

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Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

The decision was made during a specially called school board meeting on Oct. 4. more

Oct 4, 2017 6:28 PM Schools

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Photos by Sarah Finnegan.

VHHS driver’s ed program aims to keep students, roads safe. more

Sep 25, 2017 2:59 PM People

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Photos courtesy of Chris Milazzo.

Some look to Halloween for the costumes or the parties or the scary movies. A few Vestavia Hills High School graduates, however, look to Halloween as a chance to enjoy all of those things and to give back. more

Sep 22, 2017 11:11 AM People

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Photo by Erica Techo.

Those looking to have tax-free back-to-school shopping will have to hit the shops a little earlier this year. more

Jun 23, 2017 1:34 PM People

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Erica Techo

The resolution, which authorized an access, maintenance and shared parking agreement with the city, was approved at a special called meeting on June 12. more

Jun 12, 2017 7:28 PM Schools

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Emily Featherston

Kids and parents visited the library throughout the day before enjoying an evening of fun. more

Jun 1, 2017 8:40 PM , People

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Photos by Erica Techo.

VHHS senior starts clothing company to benefit Cahaba River. more

Mar 27, 2017 1:31 PM People 1 Comments

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Photo courtesy of Dena Moncrief.

All-girl Pizitz Middle School robotics team traveling to Worlds. more

Mar 27, 2017 11:13 AM People

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Photo courtesy of the Alabama Symphony Volunteers Council.

Designers from the Greater Birmingham area are once again putting their heads together for the Decorators’ ShowHouse, hosted by the Alabama Symphony Volunteers Council. more

Mar 27, 2017 10:26 AM People

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Erica Techo

The Board of Education heard an overview of four options to address the school system's capacity problems. more

Mar 23, 2017 8:59 AM Schools

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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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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

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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

Patchwork Farms Publix Grand Opening

Erica Techo

The store held a ribbon cutting Dec. 7 at 6:30 a.m. before welcoming in its first customers. more

Dec 7, 2016 8:27 AM Businesses

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Courtesy of Vestavia Hills Fire Department

Eight or nine members of a work crew were working on the Colonial gas pipeline when it exploded, and all members of the work crew were injured, according to Shelby County Sheriff’s Office Maj. Ken Burchfield. more

Oct 31, 2016 5:54 PM News

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