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The council will wait until bids come in to make a formal decision. Read more

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The deceased is 67-year-old Douglas Harold Hart, of Irondale, the Jefferson County Coroner confirmed. Read more

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The Council also discussed a new development in Cahaba Heights, along with infrastructure projects. Read more

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The deal is contingent on the sale of Greendale Apartments to a third-party developer, which will be approved at a later meeting. Read more

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The board of education approved the addition after golf balls were found on the playground in August. Read more

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Two marketplaces in the Vestavia Hills area will allow families to shop for children’s clothes and other items in February. Read more

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People will have a chance to purchase unique items at a silent auction to help benefit teachers and students at Vestavia Hills Elementary West on Friday, Feb. 7. Read more

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Following the long history of VHHS students raising money for charity, the RISE campaign at the school this year will include several events to raise money for the University of Alabama at Birmingham’s O’Neal Comprehensive Cancer Center. Read more

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For those enrolling their child in kindergarten or enrolling their child for the first time in Vestavia Hills City Schools, enrollment began Feb. 3. Read more

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On Valentine’s Day, senior citizens in Vestavia Hills can gather at the New Merkel House in Cahaba Heights to celebrate the day. Read more

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While less than 1 percent of all law enforcement officers in the world will likely have a chance to attend the FBI National Academy, three current Vestavia Hills police captains have graduated from the academy in the past few years. Read more

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New Vestavia Firefighters

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The Vestavia Hills Fire Department has added some new faces to its roster of firefighters in the last year. Vestavia Voice sat down with three of these new firefighters to get to know them and their stories. Read more

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The website includes hundreds of listings of resources ranging from churches, the Jefferson County Department of Health and other nonprofits, all of which provide help to people in general, and specifically to mothers and children, Furr said. Read more

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VHHS Seal of Biliteracy

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The Seal of Biliteracy is a certificate that students earn by taking a proficiency test, and most students can achieve proficiency if they have gone through level 4 of foreign language classes at the high school. Read more

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In honor of Valentine’s Day, the Vestavia Voice interviewed two couples from Vestavia Hills who have been married 58 and 69 years, respectively, and talked to them about what makes a marriage last. Read more

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The council also discussed the recent construction of a concrete island at the intersection of Gentilly Drive and Columbiana Road. Read more

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The city posted a short update on its Facebook page, announcing the update, as well as positive news about the park's new pools. Read more

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The deal has not been finalized, and is likely dependent on an agreement between the city and the property owner that will be voted on this coming Monday at a council meeting. Read more

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The city passed the proclamation declaring Vestavia to be a Human TraffickingFree Zone at the Nov. 25 City Council meeting. Read more

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Since opening in January 2019, the Makerspace area at the Vestavia Hills Library in the Forest has offered events and programs for people of all ages, while also offering a chance for patrons to learn from one another. Read more

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