The Growing Tree Children’s Consignment Boutique is now open in Lake Crest Plaza at 2341 John Hawkins Parkway, Suite 129. The store specializes in new and gently used children’s clothing, shoes and accessories, and it sells custom-made clothing, monogramming, baby equipment and more. Hours are Tuesday-Thursday 10 a.m.-5 p.m. and Friday-Saturday 10 a.m.-7 p.m.
ENT for Kids Alabama, 2807 Greystone Commercial Blvd., Suite 42, is now open. Dr. William Peyton Shirley is accepting new pediatric patients.
Northern Tool + Equipment, 495 Southland Drive, is now open. The Hoover location is the first in Alabama for the Minnesota-based tool and equipment chain.
Campbell, Guin, Williams, Guy & Gidiere, LLC, 3021 Lorna Road, Suite 301, is now open. The boutique law firm has multiple areas of expertise.
Royal India Cuisine & Grill, 1841 Montgomery Highway, Suite 105, is now open.
Salon @ 31, 1845 Montgomery Highway, Suite 219, is now open.
Morningside of Riverchase, an assisted living facility at 2184 Parkway Lake Drive, will be opening this summer. It will be located in the facility formerly occupied by Ashton Gables.
Bojangles’ has announced it will open a restaurant this fall at the corner of Southland Drive and Highway 31.
Kasey Davis Dentistry, 589-A Shades Crest Road, will be opening soon in Bluff Park. The office will be located in the same shopping center as Bluff Park Diner, Bluff Park Hardware and Moonlight on the Mountain.
Twin Peaks, 4330 Creekside Ave., will open in the former Creekside Tavern location. The bar and restaurant serves traditional American, Southwest and Southern cuisines.
El Gringo Mexican Restaurant will open at 748 Shades Mountain Plaza in Bluff Park. This will be the second location for the restaurant; the first is on Lakeshore Parkway at Frankfurt Circle.
Chic Boutique, 270 Doug Baker Blvd., Suite 300, is now owned by Leslie Lyster, a longtime employee of the shop. The store offers clothing, shoes, and accessories for women.
Crown Nissan, 1640 Montgomery Highway, is now Benton Nissan.
News and Accomplishments
Dr. Timothy Parish, owner of Parish Cosmetic Vein and Laser Center, 3055 Lorna Road, has been named a Fellow of the American College of Phlebology.
Dr. James L. Sanderson Jr., owner of SanDentistry, 1633 Montgomery Highway, Suite 5, was given an award for Outstanding Service in Alabama Donated Dental Services (DDS) by the Dental Lifeline Network, a national not-for-profit organization.
Covenant Classical Schools & Daycare recently hosted a party at the Birmingham Zoo to show appreciation to students, their families and staff as well as to recognize its Parents’ Picks award given jointly by Alabama Baby & Child magazine and Birmingham magazine. Its Trace Crossings location is 5390 Magnolia Trace and Valleydale location is 25 Southlake Lane.
733-5437 Trace Crossings, 444-5437 Valleydale. ccslion.com.
Dr. Rob Pate of Hoover EyeCare Associates, 1809 Data Drive, was awarded the American Optometric Association’s Young Optometrist of the Year award for 2014 at the AOA’s annual meeting in Philadelphia on June 25.
The Hoover Area Chamber of Commerce, 1694 Montgomery Highway, Suite 108, was recognized by the Birmingham Business Journal as the second-largest chamber of commerce in central Alabama with 1,200 members.
Priscila Denny of Oak Mountain Orthodontics, 2029 Old Montgomery Highway, was named the Best Birmingham Orthodontist in the 2014 Parents’ Choice Awards. The awards are run by Birmingham magazine and Alabama Baby & Child magazine.
Full Moon Bar-B-Que, 2000 Patton Chapel Road, was named The Ultimate Smokehouse in Ebony magazine’s July issue. It was the only Alabama barbecue restaurant to receive the honor.
Shula’s Steak House, 1000 Riverchase Galleria, received the Award of Excellence from Wine Spectator magazine. The award is based on an analysis of the quality of wine, food and service for a given restaurant.
Hirings and Promotions
Renaissance Birmingham Ross Bridge Golf Resort & Spa, 4000 Grand Ave., has hired Paul Sharp as director of sales and marketing.
Matthew Wilson has been named chapter president for the Birmingham National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors. Wilson is a local financial advisor with The Southlake Financial Group, 2000 Southlake Park, Suite 200, and has been a member of the association for the last five years.
RealtySouth, 1220 Alford Ave., has hired Ben Burford as a Realtor. He will based out of its Over the Mountain office.
Wrapsody is celebrating its 10th anniversary in August.