Frank Brocato 5-18-17

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The Hoover City Council is scheduled to vote on the fiscal 2018 budget at a special action meeting Thursday night right after the council's regular 5 p.m. work session. more

Sep 27, 2017 7:24 PM News 1 Comments


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Hoover seniors find fitness, friendship on swim team. more

Sep 26, 2017 4:36 PM Sports

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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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When Joye Hehn moved to Birmingham in the fall of 1995, one of the first things she did was visit the Bluff Park Art Show. more

Sep 26, 2017 3:59 PM People


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The event looks just like a yard sale, but the twist is that everything is given away for free. more

Sep 26, 2017 3:52 PM People


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The Hoover Parks and Recreation Foundation is taking registrations for its fifth annual Hoover Cup golf tournament, scheduled for Oct. 9 at the Inverness Country Club. more

Sep 26, 2017 3:40 PM People

The city of Hoover has had a lot of big zoning fights in 50 years, and one man has been in the middle of most of them. more

Sep 26, 2017 3:26 PM News


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Signature Homes is proposing a 5.5-acre community park to be part of the Lake Wilborn community. more

Sep 26, 2017 3:24 PM News


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Karon Niblett shares her husband’s passion for football, prayer. more

Sep 26, 2017 3:10 PM People 1 Comments


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Green Valley Elementary gains new leaders. more

Jul 26, 2017 5:38 PM Schools

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Amazon’s June 16 announcement that it plans to acquire Whole Foods Market in a $13.7 billion deal should not affect the opening of the Whole Foods store in the Riverchase Village shopping center, the Texas-based grocery chain says. more

Jun 26, 2017 8:38 PM People


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Hoover school officials say they’re taking steps to improve the New Beginnings program for students with special challenges who need smaller, more-focused learning environments. more

Jun 26, 2017 5:55 PM Schools 1 Comments


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The city of Hoover is expecting thousands of people to show up for the 2017 National Night Out event at The Grove shopping center parking lot on Aug. 1. more

Jun 26, 2017 5:45 PM People


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The 2017 Free Friday Flicks summer outdoor movie series at Veterans Park off Valleydale Road continues in July. more

Jun 26, 2017 5:43 PM People

The annual back-to-school sales tax holiday for Alabama is moving to July for the first time. more

Jun 26, 2017 5:06 PM People


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The 2017 Free Friday Flicks summer outdoor movie series at Veterans Park off Valleydale Road begins June 2 with “Sing,” the animated story of a koala bear that tries to save his struggling movie theater with a singing competition. more

May 23, 2017 8:08 PM People


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Nearly 500 athletes age 50 and older from across the country are headed to Hoover in June to participate in the 2017 National Senior Games. more

May 23, 2017 8:06 PM Sports

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The Hoover Service Club in May handed out $30,000 worth of scholarships to 14 students from Hoover and Spain Park high schools. more

May 23, 2017 8:03 PM High Schools


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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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As volatile retail market reshapes malls across US, Riverchase Galleria adapts to remain viable. more

May 23, 2017 4:57 PM People

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