Hoover resident and personal trainer Greg Hasberry found a match for a kidney donation from longtime acquaintance. more

Aug 3, 2015 4:06 PM People


Photo by Madison Miller.

Lifelong learners will soon have an opportunity to take classes on a variety of subjects at the Homewood Public Library and the Hoover Senior Center. more

May 15, 2015 5:21 PM , People

Fresh produce and a selection of artisanal foods and crafts will be available at Ross Bridge on Friday evenings starting May 29. more

May 14, 2015 7:59 PM People

Two Hoover students are finalists in Birmingham Fashion Week's Rising Design Star competition set for May 7-9. more

Apr 27, 2015 8:43 PM People

Riverchase UMC offers a church service at Baumhower's Patton Creek. more

Jan 26, 2015 10:26 PM People

The first time she went to “The Nutcracker,” Erin Lutomski told her mom she wanted to be in it and she wanted to be Clara. more

Nov 25, 2014 3:07 PM

Chicken Salad Chick

Photo courtesy of Chicken Salad Chick.

Stacy and Kevin Brown emptied out their cupboard on a mission. Their object was to think of any food they had seen restaurants pair with chicken and test it out in chicken salad. more

Nov 25, 2014 2:59 PM Restaurants

David Faulkner Swearing In

Photo by Madoline Markham.

David Faulkner was sworn into office at Homewood City Hall on Nov. 5 to serve as the District 46 State House representative for the upcoming term. The district covers Homewood, Hoover and Mountain Brook. more

Nov 5, 2014 10:19 PM News


Photos courtesy of Lance Shores, City of Hoover.

Hoover's annual family night returns to Veterans Park Friday from 5 to 8 p.m. more

Sep 22, 2014 9:28 PM People

Bistro Provare

Photo courtesy of Henry Liu Mitchell.

Provare: to try. It’s what you see advanced culinary students doing as they slide a pizza into a brick oven or top a Napoleon with fresh blackberries in the open bistro kitchen at Jeff State’s Shelby Campus. more

Jun 26, 2014 9:03 PM Restaurants

bus service

Photo courtesy of Hoover City Schools

A new system that would charge Hoover City Schools students to ride city school buses has been pushed back to an implementation goal of the 2015-16 school year. more

May 6, 2014 9:11 PM News

bus service

Photo courtesy of Hoover City Schools

A new system that would charge Hoover City Schools students to ride city school buses in the 2014-2015 academic year is currently under discussion. more

Apr 23, 2014 9:40 PM , News

Managing Editor Madoline Markham shares a personal account of the events of Winter Storm Leon. more

Jan 30, 2014 10:25 PM Editor's Perspective

0713 Russian Delegates

Photo courtesy of Ksenia Semenova.

Delegates learn about accountable governance in America through a Hoover lens. more

Jun 27, 2013 7:37 PM News

Everyday is a competition at Iron Tribe Fitness. There are no treadmills or exercise bikes — just free weights, rowing machines, pull-up bars, and most importantly, a coach and team to drive the workouts. more

May 6, 2013 8:26 PM Businesses

Katie Baker Bolton built her first lamp at age 8. Her grandfather, a lamp store owner by trade, had told her not to, that little girls don’t play with electricity. So she waited to actually plug in the completed lamp until she had shown it to him. more

Apr 1, 2013 9:45 PM Businesses

0313 Renaissance Consignment

Photo by Keith McCoy.

Tammy Heinss and Kathy McMahon are self-proclaimed “junkers.” They travel the country, wherever the next treasure hunt takes them. more

Feb 26, 2013 11:14 PM Businesses

0213 Winn-Dixie

Photo by Dan Starnes.

The grocery chain executed a lease with Bayer Properties on Feb. 20 and plans to begin construction this spring. more

Feb 20, 2013 9:54 PM News

0213 Bill Powell Luncheon Relay for Life

Photo by Madoline Markham.

Hoover Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Bill Powell shared the story of his wife’s journey with lung cancer, as well as his own battle with melanoma skin cancer, at a luncheon for Relay for Life of Hoover. more

Feb 12, 2013 9:46 PM News

Hoover has a new virtual marketplace for buying, selling and trading gently used items — the Hoover Trading group on Facebook. more

Feb 12, 2013 8:41 PM News 44 Comments

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