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Public buildings and services around Hoover have a variety of closing schedules for the Christmas and New Year holidays. Read more

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The Bronze Star and Purple Heart recipient is a founding member of the Warriors for Freedom Foundation, a leadership institute focused on the mental, physical and wellness support for wounded veterans and their families. Read more

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Hoover, county and state offices will close for both the Veterans Day and Thanksgiving holidays in 2019, but some public buildings will have different holiday hours. Read more

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About 325 people sampled fare from 27 restaurants, caterers and other food and drink providers. Read more

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Aldridge Gardens wants to give people a taste of what the city has to offer from a culinary perspective and raise money for the gardens with its eighth Taste of Hoover event Oct. 10. Read more

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Destination Hoover International, a nonprofit group that was formed 17 months ago to build partnerships with communities around the globe, had a busy spring and summer. Read more

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It is no secret business is booming in the city of Hoover. What is really exciting is the wide variety of companies we are attracting — both nationally recognized and locally owned businesses. Read more

Mayor's Minute

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All of Aldridge Gardens was strung with glowing lights on the night of June 8, as the 2019 Hydrangeas Under the Stars fundraiser took place. Read more

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The city of Hoover has abundant amenities and is a wonderful place to live. Hoover offers strong schools, reliable public services, numerous green spaces and much more. Read more

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Aldridge Gardens is offering six types of summer camps for kids this June. Read more

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The 2019 Hydrangeas Under the Stars fundraiser for Aldridge Gardens will feature a special tribute to the gardens’ founder, Eddie Aldridge, who died in November at age 85. Read more

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On March 2, Aldridge Gardens held the 21st Annual Hoover Arbor Day Celebration. Read more

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Hoover residents have a chance to get a free tree at an Arbor Day celebration at Aldridge Gardens on March 2. Read more

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In early December, Eddie Aldridge’s celebration of life was held at Riverchase United Methodist Church, where people from all over the city honored him and what he contributed to the community. Read more

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Tynette Lynch, CEO of Aldridge Gardens, had more than 30 years in the hospitality and tourism industry when she was asked to lead the business side of Aldridge Gardens five years ago. Read more

Women in Business 2019 - Sponsored Content

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The public is welcome to attend and pay respects for longtime Hoover resident Eddie Aldridge, who created the city's beloved Aldridge Gardens. Read more

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Aldridge Gardens has set its 2018 holiday greenery sale for Dec. 1. Read more

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An estimated 400 or more people showed up to sample food and beverages from Hoover restaurants, caterers and other food and beverage providers. Read more

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Prices for the Taste of Hoover event at Aldridge Gardens continue rising, but Aldridge CEO Tynette Lynch said the bang is definitely worth the bucks. Read more

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Customs of Native Americans from the Southeast will be on display at Aldridge Gardens on Sunday, Oct. 7, at the 2018 Whispers From the Past festival. Read more

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    Hoover schools Superintendent Kathy Murphy checks out food offered by Merk's Tavern & Kitchen at the 2019 Taste of Hoover fundraiser at Aldridge Gardens in Hoover, Alabama, on Thursday, Oct. 10, 2019.

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    The Birmingham Heritage Band provides entertainment at the 2019 Taste of Hoover fundraiser at Aldridge Gardens in Hoover, Alabama, on Thursday, Oct. 10, 2019.

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    About 325 people attended the 2019 Taste of Hoover fundraiser at Aldridge Gardens in Hoover, Alabama, on Thursday, Oct. 10, 2019.

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    Blackberry cheesecake from Merk's Tavern & Kitchen was among many dishes offered at the 2019 Taste of Hoover fundraiser at Aldridge Gardens in Hoover, Alabama, on Thursday, Oct. 10, 2019.

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    About 325 people attended the 2019 Taste of Hoover fundraiser at Aldridge Gardens in Hoover, Alabama, on Thursday, Oct. 10, 2019.

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    The Birmingham Heritage Band provides entertainment at the 2019 Taste of Hoover fundraiser at Aldridge Gardens in Hoover, Alabama, on Thursday, Oct. 10, 2019. In the foreground on saxophone are Carl Snow and Angela Ghossein.

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