Kara Moritz Harrison

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"Now the universe is not cold and impersonal anymore," and the lyrics to Christmas songs "make complete sense now." more

Dec 24, 2015 9:06 PM Opinion 17 Comments

Starnes Publishing staff Dec 2015

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We hope you have a joy-filled holiday. more

Dec 24, 2015 8:25 AM News 1 Comments

Hoover Fire Department Santa

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Residents can find out when Santa is expected to be in their community or on their street. more

Dec 23, 2015 1:11 PM News 1 Comments


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Numerous churches are holding candlelight and/or communion services, while others hold alternative gatherings. more

Dec 23, 2015 12:32 PM News

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Recommended stops include Ross Bridge and The Preserve. more

Dec 22, 2015 6:20 PM People

Hoover Municipal Center Christmas sign

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Various buildings will have different hours for the holiday. more

Dec 21, 2015 1:32 PM News

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Send us photos and suggestions more

Dec 20, 2015 7:06 PM News 2 Comments


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The sale started on Dec. 1 and will continue until Jan. 3. more

Dec 2, 2015 12:34 PM News

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Guests at the annual ceremony heard music from the Spain Park High School band and Riverchase Elementary School choir. more

Nov 30, 2015 7:19 PM News

Decorating the Riverchase Galleria is a tall task. more

Nov 30, 2015 4:12 PM People

Mobile Command Center

Hoover Police Department

Additional officers will be on duty from Thanksgiving Day through the end of the year. more

Nov 24, 2015 2:34 PM News

Riverchase Galleria 2015 tree lighting preview

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The night will include entertainment and the first 2015 appearance of Santa at the mall. more

Nov 5, 2015 11:11 PM News

The Christmas countdown begins in Hoover on Nov. 30 with the annual Christmas tree lighting at the Hoover Municipal Center. more

Oct 27, 2015 4:14 PM People 1 Comments

The Hoover Fire Department will be escorting Santa and his helpers around the city on Christmas Eve. more

Dec 19, 2014 8:14 PM People

The annual Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony was held at Hoover City Hall on Monday, Dec. 1 more

Dec 2, 2014 1:24 AM News

As Christmas quickly approaches, Simmons Middle School faculty and students share their plans for the holidays. more

Nov 25, 2014 3:25 PM Schools 1 Comments

This Bluff Park home spreads electric cheer this holiday season. more

Dec 10, 2013 3:57 PM People

The Hoover Fire Department will be escorting Santa and his helpers around the city on Christmas Eve. more

Nov 24, 2013 2:01 AM News

As is tradition, Santa told the Sun he will visit with every boy and girl who attends, no matter how long it takes for each child to have their own Santa moment. more

Nov 24, 2013 1:59 AM News

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