Take a look at all the snow day pictures. more

Dec 9, 2017 5:16 PM People

The Symphony Volunteer Council sponsors the Lois Pickard competition each year in January at Birmingham Southern College. more

Dec 5, 2017 10:51 PM People

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Photo Courtesy Betsy Cooper.

The Symphony Volunteer Council (SVC) held its first membership event of the new season on Oct 24 at Jemison Art Gallery. more

Dec 5, 2017 10:41 PM People

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Photo courtesy of Hoover City Schools.

The Spain Park High School Chamber Choir was recently invited to perform as the guest performing choir at the 30th Annual University of Alabama Honor Choir Festival. more

Dec 4, 2017 7:52 PM People

Riverchase Women's Club held a unique event, “The Art of the Table: Tablescapes and Table Tastes” on Nov. 16 at the Riverchase Country Club. more

Dec 4, 2017 7:37 PM People

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Photo courtesy of Chad Manering.

Claire and Carter Manering are scheduled to help Mayor Frank Brocato light the city's Christmas tree on Thursday, Nov. 30. more

Nov 29, 2017 1:37 PM People 2 Comments

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Photo courtesy of Economic Development Partnership of Alabama

Greg Knighton will take on a new role of economic developer for the city of Hoover on Dec. 18. more

Nov 28, 2017 3:01 PM People 1 Comments

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The breakfast, which will be held Nov. 29 from 8-9 a.m., will feature Compact 2020 director Alan Miller. more

Nov 20, 2017 5:58 PM People

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Photo courtesy of Natalie Fry-Horne.

HGTV’s “House Hunters” will feel even closer to home when it features a family from Hoover. more

Nov 20, 2017 5:30 PM People

For the 10th year, Bluff Park Baptist Church will show off the best Christmas displays in the neighborhood with its annual Lights on the Bluff event. more

Nov 20, 2017 4:57 PM People


Photo courtesy of Aldridge Gardens.

Pick up materials for wreaths, garlands and more just in time for Christmas at Aldridge Gardens’ annual Holiday Greenery Sale. more

Nov 20, 2017 4:51 PM People


Photo courtesy of Pete Rouillard.

Golfers at Robert Trent Jones courses statewide will participate in the Bring Your Old Buddy (BYOB) Scramble on Dec. 3. more

Nov 20, 2017 4:38 PM People


Photo courtesy of Hoover Metropolitan Complex.

The Collectors and Shooters Co. is having another gun show at the Finley Center on Dec. 16-17. more

Nov 20, 2017 4:31 PM People


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Santa Claus will have a new ride when he visits Hoover’s neighborhoods this year: one of the Hoover Fire Department’s big red engines. more

Nov 20, 2017 4:28 PM People


Photo courtesy of Erin Dawkins.

On Dec. 3, the Alabama Symphony Youth Orchestra will be hosting their eighth annual Holiday Concert at the Riverchase Galleria. more

Nov 20, 2017 4:25 PM People

Public buildings in Hoover have a variety of closing schedules for the Christmas and New Year holidays. more

Nov 20, 2017 4:22 PM People


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Santa and a host of other characters welcomed crowds to the mall's event. more

Nov 12, 2017 12:57 PM People

Thank you for all the wonderful and creative people who sent in their pictures to the Hoover Sun Halloween Costume Contest, and congratulations to our winner, who dressed up as Bob Ross! more

Nov 10, 2017 6:11 PM People

Ken Howard veterans art

Photo by Jon Anderson

About 15 veterans are participating in an art therapy program offered by the Birmingham Vet Center in Hoover's Trace Crossings community. more

Nov 9, 2017 7:07 PM People 1 Comments

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Photo by Jon Anderson

Black and red outfits dominated the show, put together by personal stylist Darlene Higginbotham of Appearance Matters Inc. more

Nov 9, 2017 6:11 PM People 1 Comments

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