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Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

Behind every band, there’s a story. Local band Riverbend, named for the street in Mountain Brook they practice on, started theirs in 2013. more

Jul 25, 2017 11:02 AM People 1 Comments

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Photos by Lexi Coon.

Four teams worked together to complete a "breakout" type challenge to open their secret safes. more

Jun 6, 2017 7:39 PM People

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Photos by Lexi Coon.

Families were treated to snacks and the movie "Sing." more

May 25, 2017 9:29 PM People

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Photos by Emily Featherston.

Nothing beats fresh fruit and vegetables at a summer cookout, and local markets work day in and day out to provide a wide variety of produce to Vestavia’s community. more

May 22, 2017 11:53 AM People

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Photo courtesy of Jennifer Hagler.

Local business creates baby, maternity collection while giving back. more

Apr 26, 2017 10:05 AM Businesses

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Photo courtesy of Lisa Harris.

Lucy and Ruby Harris first started their annual Brainy Day as a lemonade stand to support brain cancer research after their father, Scott Harris, was diagnosed with glioblastoma brain cancer. more

Apr 25, 2017 12:57 PM People

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Photo courtesy of Kate Watkins.

As of opening day on March 4, Leadership Vestavia Hills has introduced a recycling program for the patrons of Cahaba Heights baseball fields. more

Mar 27, 2017 10:51 AM People

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Staff photo.

The speaker this year is Kari Kampakis, a local Birmingham blogger and author. more

Mar 27, 2017 10:19 AM People

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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

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Photo by Lexi Coon.

Do you want to get a good workout, but you don’t want to stick to one form of exercise? True40, which recently opened in Heights Village, might be what you are looking for. more

Feb 23, 2017 3:18 PM Businesses

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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

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Photo by Lexi Coon.

Almost everyone loves cupcakes, so why not buy cupcakes and support a good cause? more

Jan 27, 2017 3:05 PM VHHS

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Photo courtesy of Vestavia Hills Elementary Central.

VHEC students embrace acts of kindness. more

Jan 27, 2017 2:58 PM Central

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Photos by Sydney Cromwell.

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

Jan 27, 2017 2:32 PM People

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Photo courtesy of Dana Smithburg.

Love stories often can stand the test of time, even if they are from the 18th century. They are stories people can become absorbed in and relate to. more

Jan 27, 2017 1:20 PM News

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Image courtesy of the Center for Disease Control.

The CDC announced that Alabama was one of four states who recently experienced high flu activity. more

Jan 5, 2017 12:46 PM News

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Photo by Lexi Coon.

As a child, you think you know what you want to be when you grow up. You plan out your career based on your heroes and idols, which coincidentally, may also be family members. more

Nov 23, 2016 9:21 AM East

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Photo by Lexi Coon.

Brad Waguespack is not a normal teacher. After graduating from Vestavia Hills High School and from UAB, his life plan didn’t include teaching. But now, he’s Vestavia Hills City School’s Secondary Teacher of the Year. more

Nov 23, 2016 9:17 AM VHHS

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Photos by Lexi Coon.

During a presentation on Nov. 15, Tommy Dazzio talked about the possible upcoming projects for Vestavia's parks and gathered guest feedback by using the Vestavia Hills Listens program. more

Nov 15, 2016 9:03 PM News

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Photo by Lexi Coon.

At a meeting on Nov. 10, the Birmingham Water Works Board discussed the effects of the current drought and approved a rate increase of 3.9%. more

Nov 11, 2016 11:25 AM News

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