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Photos by Tara Massouleh.

Kamy Adeli has made chocolate potato chip ice pops, pickle ice pops, even ranch dressing ice pops — and he’s looking to try more. more

Sep 29, 2016 7:01 PM Businesses

Read about what's now open, relocated and other business news in Hoover. more

Sep 29, 2016 6:42 PM Businesses

Deep Dish Pizza

Sarah Finnegan

The menu will include classic Italian and Chicago style foods, such as meatball subs, Italian beef sandwiches, stuffed crust pizzas, baked ziti and other pastas, soups, salads and sides such as prosciutto-wrapped green beans. more

Sep 15, 2016 4:19 PM Restaurants

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Photo by Tara Massouleh.

Chau McLendon is no stranger to working with winners. Inside her Hoover alteration shop, the walls are lined with photos of her past clients — beauty queens, senators, even Olympic gold medalists. more

Sep 1, 2016 2:34 PM Businesses

Hoover Hometown Pharmacy

Ali Renckens

Culpepper's goal for Hoover Hometown Pharmacy, projected to open later in July, is to offer a warm, family-friendly atmosphere. more

Jul 7, 2016 5:05 PM Businesses


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More than $2.6 million worth of projects remain in Aldridge Gardens' master plan. more

Jun 27, 2016 7:10 PM Businesses

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Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

Ross Bridge stylist, mother of 3 launching beauty-on-demand app. more

Jun 24, 2016 3:53 PM

Read about what businesses were voted Best of Hoover in 2016. more

Jun 8, 2016 6:09 PM Businesses

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Photo by Jon Anderson

A ribbon cutting is scheduled at 10:45 a.m., and the restaurant should open at 11 a.m. more

May 31, 2016 8:31 PM Businesses


Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

As Brad Bearden sat in jail for his second robbery arrest, the idea that he would become a successful, nationally recognized personal trainer would seem ridiculous to everyone who knew him. more

May 2, 2016 2:16 PM People 3 Comments


Photo by Frank Couch.

Two longtime Ross Bridge residents said they’d felt that one of the few things their community lacked was an eatery providing a relaxed, family-friendly atmosphere. So they decided to do something about it. more

Apr 28, 2016 9:59 PM Businesses 2 Comments


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Allison Whitfield-Smith switched career paths from a corporate, science-based job to running a treat truck for dogs. The non-traditional leap came from a desire to love her job, she said, not simply tolerate it. more

Apr 28, 2016 9:09 PM Businesses 1 Comments


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​From gear to garb, patrons of Academy Sports + Outdoors will see a marked increase in brands and merchandise by late summer. more

Apr 28, 2016 8:59 PM Businesses

Hoover Chamber of Commerce

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2016 Hoover Area Chamber of Commerce president Chris Schmidt said his two main goals this year are to increase the chamber's technology use and boost membership numbers. more

Mar 9, 2016 9:02 PM Businesses


Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

Ann Williams’ arms were trembling. She had just been through the most intense workout she’d had in years, and she wanted to do it again. more

Feb 22, 2016 9:34 PM Businesses

You nominated your favorite businesses, places and people. Now it's time to vote for the Best of Hoover 2016! Voting ends March 2. more

Feb 18, 2016 3:46 PM People 67 Comments


Photo courtesy of Freddy’s Frozen Custard & Steakburgers.

A new fast-casual restaurant franchise is coming to Hoover. more

Jan 26, 2016 3:12 PM Businesses 1 Comments

At Nova Essence Medispa, LLC, Dr. Nova Law blends the two worlds of medicine and spa. Though she has been in her current location, less than year, she has been in private practice approximately 13 years. more

Jan 3, 2016 11:10 PM 2016 Women of Hoover 1 Comments

Laura Purvis began sewing custom window treatments in her basement in 1999 after a friend needed draperies for a new home. One thing led to another, and her “hobby” grew into a full custom window treatment workroom. more

Jan 3, 2016 11:08 PM 2016 Women of Hoover

​Tynette Lynch, chief executive officer of Aldridge Gardens, has served in the hospitality business for 30 years, two of which have been spent in her current position. more

Jan 3, 2016 11:06 PM 2016 Women of Hoover

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