Photo courtesy of Alabama Lyme Disease Association.

The Alabama Lyme Disease Association will seek to raise money and awareness by hosting its annual fundraiser, the Fight the Bite 5K and 1-Mile Fun Run/Walk/Wag, at Veterans Park on Oct. 6. more



Photo by Sarah Finnegan

At Birmingham EATS, the Claypooles buy the groceries, prepare the food and deliver it to homes, allowing families to eat good food without all of the planning, shopping and cooking. more



Photo courtesy of Joe TickNow

The story resonates deeply with Aparicio, a Cuban-American whose own parents came to the U.S. later in the 1960s. more



Photo by Alyx Chandler

Vestavia Hills Rotary Club will host its 10th annual Iron City Chef fundraiser at the Jefferson State Community College Culinary & Hospitality Institute in Hoover on Saturday, July 14. more



Photo by Lexi Coon.

For the fifth year, Ross Bridge Golf Resort and Spa is presenting Summer at the Castle, a program of fun, family-friendly activities that are free to resort guests and continue through Labor Day. more



Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

Even in the age of the Internet, reading is a powerful tool to stimulate a child’s imagination, according to Jeremy Davis, coordinator of the children’s department at Hoover Public Library. more


Lets Play Birmingham

Photo courtesy of Let’s Play Party.

Let’s Play Hoover boasts quality play and clean, safe environment. more


Mary White

Photo courtesy Jana White.

Hoover High student Mary White hopes she will appear on Ellen DeGeneres show when she attends the October taping. more


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Photo courtesy of King’s Home Shelby Auxiliary.

King’s Home, a faith-based non-profit in Chelsea, provides women and children with a safe refuge from abuse, neglect and homelessness. more



Photo courtesy of Krulak Detachment, Alabama Marine Corps League.

The event, in its third year, is hosted by the Lt. General Victor “Brute” Krulak Detachment of the Alabama Marine Corps League. more



Photo courtesy of Hoover Senior Center.

The Hoover Senior Center, measuring 8,000 square feet, includes such amenities as an arts room, kitchen, lounge, sunroom and 200-seat auditorium. more



Photos by Jesse Chambers.

Hoover alumna to soon notch her 7th Broadway acting credit. more

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Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

Trace Crossings – developed by U.S. Steel, or USS Real Estate – is a mixed-use area, with residential, commercial and light-industrial uses. more

50th Anniversary


Photo courtesy of Flavor Run.

Color runs, in which 5K participants are splattered with harmless colored powders and paints by race volunteers, are becoming commonplace in Birmingham and around the country. more



Photo courtesy of the Hoover Senior Center.

The Hoover Senior Center will host its largest ever showcase of craft items made by its members at the Crafty Creations Bazaar on Friday, Oct. 21, from 9 a.m. to noon. more


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Photo by Barry Stephenson.

The power, pageantry and musicianship of that uniquely American institution of the marching band will be celebrated once again at the Hoover Invitational Marching Festival, to be held at Hoover Metropolitan Stadium on Saturday, Oct. 15. more



Photo courtesy of Forget Me Not Photography.

The Shelby Humane Society in Columbiana takes in more than 5,000 unwanted pets each year — many of them lost, neglected or abused — but it takes a lot of money to care for these animals. more


The annual FARE Walk for Food Allergy will be at Veterans Park on Oct. 23 with check-in and other activities beginning at 1:30 p.m. more


Hope Floats

Photo courtesy of Wrapsody

The fundraiser takes place at the Wrapsody retail stores in Hoover and Auburn from Sept. 26 to Oct. 1. more


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