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The hearings with department heads are scheduled for Tuesday, Aug. 21, and Thursday, Aug. 23. more

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The apparent accident occurred in the parking lot of the Home Depot off U.S. 280. more

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The city's economic developer, Greg Knighton, shared the city's strategies at the Hoover Area Chamber of Commerce August luncheon. more

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School officials are hiring extra bus drivers to help take care of an unexpected demand for bus service. more

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A new company based in Hoover is working to help fill a demand for computer programmers in the technology industry. more

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The Shelby Humane Society is holding its ninth annual Bark and Wine fundraiser at the Grand Bohemian Hotel in Mountain Brook on Saturday, July 21. more

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The fourth annual SciFi/Fantasy Fest returns to Hoover on July 27-29. more

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The first class of Leadership Hoover has completed its mission, with the graduation of 34 men and women who spent nine months learning about the city and how to help it grow and prosper. more

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Budget cuts for the city of Hoover mean there won’t be a Freedom Fest Fourth of July celebration with music and fireworks at Hoover Metropolitan Stadium this year, but there are other alternatives nearby: more

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Inverness family finds success with Bohemian chic boutique at Galleria. more

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The Maaco auto paint and collision repair company is looking to expand into the Birmingham-Hoover metro area and considers Hoover a priority market, a company official said. more

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Hwy 55 Burgers Shakes & Fries has only four other locations in Alabama — in Homewood, Leeds, Pell City and Tuscaloosa. more

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Vettes 4 Vets, a nonprofit founded by Corvette owners who want to help U.S. military veterans, is celebrating its 10th anniversary this year. more

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The Hoover Beautification Board is taking nominations for its 2018 Commercial Beautification Awards. more

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The Hoover Parks and Recreation Department and Brasfield & Gorrie construction and engineering company are coming close to finishing $885,000 worth of renovations at Hoover Metropolitan Stadium. more

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Hoover is known as a retail hub with one of the highest income levels in the state, so some people may wonder how the city could be facing financial difficulties. more

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The Junior League of Birmingham is holding its annual Bargain Carousel shopping fundraiser in Hoover for the fourth year in a row. more

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Ricky Brooks, the CEO of Express Oil Change & Tire Engineers, will be the keynote speaker for the 2018 Hoover Mayor’s Prayer Breakfast. more

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Registration will be at 10 a.m., followed by lunch at 11 a.m. and a shotgun start at 1 p.m., organizer Deb O’Hara said. more

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The city of Hoover is gearing up for the 12th annual Celebrate Hoover Day at Veterans Park on April 28. more

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