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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

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Alyx Chandler

On Sunday, Oct. 15, families spent the day at Aldridge Gardens learning about the cultural practices and traditions of the various Southeastern Native American tribes. more

Oct 16, 2017 7:51 PM People

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Erica Techo

About 400 people showed up to try food samples from 38 Hoover restaurants, caterers and other food and drink providers. more

Oct 12, 2017 9:21 PM News

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Patty Bradley

The Native American festival is being moved to Sunday, Oct. 15. more

Oct 4, 2017 4:15 PM News

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Sydney Cromwell

The event honors Tripp Norris, a Vestavia Hills resident who died in 2011 due to a heroin overdose. more

Sep 30, 2017 3:12 PM People

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Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

Dedra Miele opened her Nothing Bundt Cakes store in the Whole Foods Market Plaza in Riverchase in January, but she still has people come in every day, saying they didn’t realize she was there. more

Sep 26, 2017 4:33 PM People

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Photo courtesy of Patty Bradley.

The festival, which starts at 10 a.m. and lasts until 5:30 p.m., is an educational event designed to provide an accurate portrayal of the past and present lives of Native Americans in the Southeast by demonstrating traditions, art, cultural practices more

Sep 26, 2017 4:29 PM People

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The award comes from the Alabama Tourism Department. more

Sep 8, 2017 10:45 AM People

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Photo by Jon Anderson

There were not enough artists signing up for this year's juried art show, Aldridge CEO Tynette Lynch said. more

Sep 7, 2017 1:13 PM News

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Photo by Jon Anderson.

Art in the Gardens — an open-air market and show — will be held again this year from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 23. more

Aug 22, 2017 7:11 PM People

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Garbage and recycling pickup also will be delayed one day through the end of the week. more

Jul 3, 2017 2:28 PM News

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Emily Featherston

Hoover community members gave generously at the fundraising event for Aldridge Gardens. more

Jun 11, 2017 9:42 PM Businesses

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Photo courtesy of Diana Knight.

The 15th annual Hydrangeas Under the Stars fundraiser at Aldridge Gardens is just around the corner, but tickets already have sold out. more

May 23, 2017 5:43 PM People

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Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

Teachers take education outdoors with new pollinator garden project. more

Apr 28, 2017 5:59 PM High Schools

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Photo courtesy of Scott Estes.

Scheduled for the third Saturday of the month, April through November, the free walks are 8-10 a.m. and available to garden members only. more

Mar 31, 2017 6:54 PM People

Plants are blooming earlier this year due to a warmer winter. more

Mar 31, 2017 4:50 PM News

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Photo by Jon Anderson

The city had 135 trees to give away and honored nine students for outstanding Arbor Day essays. more

Mar 4, 2017 2:25 PM News 1 Comments

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Jasmine Sanders never imagined having an outdoor wedding, but when she saw the view of the lake at Aldridge Gardens in Hoover, her mindset started to change. more

Feb 27, 2017 4:07 PM People

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Photo courtesy of Aldridge Gardens.

Aldridge Gardens has decided to stop having its annual Paws in the Gardens event, which allowed people to bring their dogs together for a community social. more

Feb 24, 2017 3:53 PM People

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Photo courtesy of the city of Hoover.

This year’s celebration will be March 4 from 9:30-11:30 a.m. at the gardens. more

Feb 24, 2017 3:46 PM People

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    Sarah Finnegan

    Frances Brocato speaks about Denise Roberson at Roberson's retirement party at Aldridge Gardens on June 30, 2017. Roberson worked in the mayor's office for 37 years and assisted six mayors during her tenure.

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    Sarah Finnegan

    Denise Roberson hugs her mother at her retirement party at Aldridge Gardens on June 30, 2017. Roberson worked in the mayor's office for 37 years and assisted six Hoover mayors during her tenure.

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    Sarah Finnegan

    Mayor Frank Brocato and Denise Roberson share a laugh after Brocato mispronounced her last name at her retirement party at Aldridge Gardens on June 30, 2017. Roberson worked in the mayor's office for 37 years and assisted six mayors during her tenure.

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    Sarah Finnegan

    Mayor Frank Brocato and Denise Roberson share a laugh after he mispronounced her last name at her retirement party at Aldridge Gardens on June 30, 2017. Roberson worked in the mayor's office for 37 years and assisted six mayors during her tenure.

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    Sarah Finnegan

    Former Hoover Executive Director Allen Pate speaks about his time working with Denise Roberson at her retirement party at Aldridge Gardens on June 30, 2017. Roberson worked in the mayor's office for 37 years and assisted six dmayors during her tenure.

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    Sarah Finnegan

    Denise Roberson tears up as she thanks her family and coworkers at her retirement party at Aldridge Garden on June 30, 2017. Roberson worked in the mayor's office for 37 years and assisted six mayors during her tenure.

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