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Taste of Bham 2018

Photo courtesy of Birmingham Boys Choir.

The Birmingham Boys Choir, which draws boys from all over the Birmingham-Hoover metro area, is holding its ninth annual Taste of Birmingham fundraiser on Aug. 20. Read more

News

West Homewood District 7-10-19

Photo by Jon Anderson

The proposed changes would prohibit more townhouses, light industrial businesses and funeral homes in the West Homewood District. Read more

News

Travel Inn 6-25-19

Photo by Jon Anderson

At least one hotel owner has objected to the city's stance that hotel guests must stay less than 180 consecutive days. Read more

News

flag retirement 6-8-19 (1)

Photo by Jon Anderson

The ceremony was held Saturday at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church. Read more

News

Abby Becker

Photo from Hall-Kent Elementary School website

Abby Becker, an English language learner teacher at Hall-Kent Elementary, is the Elementary Teacher of the Year for District 4 of the state school board. Read more

Hall-Kent

Chili Cook-Off 2019

Photo by Jon Anderson

There were 152 teams competing to see who could make the best chili. Read more

News

Lovers Leap 2019 1

Photo by Jon Anderson

Couples stepped off the 80-foot-tall zipline tower and went 1,000 feet side by side through the night sky. Read more

People

pertussis

Photo from U.S. National Library of Medicine

Pertussis, or whooping cough, is a highly contagious respiratory disease that can affect people of all ages but can be deadly for babies less than a year old. Read more

News

The Junior League of Birmingham is holding its annual Bargain Carousel shopping fundraiser in Hoover for the fourth year in a row. Read more

People

A state committee now will narrow the field to four finalists before the Alabama Teacher of the Year is named in Montgomery on May 9. Read more

Schools

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Photo courtesy of Sara Franklin/Junior League of Birmingham.

The Junior League of Birmingham is gearing up for its 12th annual Shop Save and Share fundraiser, which allows people to buy a 20 percent off shopping pass to more than 500 businesses in the Birmingham metro area. Read more

People

The Alabama Institute for Deaf and Blind’s Birmingham Regional Center is holding a fall festival at Homewood Central Park on Friday, Sept. 22. Read more

People

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Photo courtesy of Exceptional Foundation.

The Exceptional Foundation is holding its fourth annual Dinnertainment fundraiser at the Country Club of Birmingham on Sept. 22. Read more

People

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Photo by Paul Robertson (from Alabama Supreme Court website)

The court said a law allowing Jefferson County to reroute sales tax money for schools to other county projects is not unconstitutional. Read more

News

Sweeney has practiced education law in Alabama for more than 40 years and is recognized nationally as a public education law expert. Read more

People

Road paver

Image courtesy of surasakiStock at FreeDigitalPhotos.net

The milling and repaving work should be done this calendar year, Mayor Scott McBrayer said. Read more

News

The effort is called "The Great Give" and includes a social media component. Read more

News

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Photo by Frank Couch.

It has been 15 years since Pat Morrow stepped off the podium as a high school band director, but the rippling effect of his presence can still be felt in Homewood and Hoover to this day. Read more

People

Womens Committee Awards Brock

Photo by Jon Anderson

The annual awards luncheon was held at the Vestavia Country Club. Read more

People

Weily Soong 3-15-16

Photo by Jon Anderson

Allergy and asthma doctor shares about the decimation of infectious diseases and spread of allergies, autoimmune diseases Read more

Businesses

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