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Caldwell Crossings death 2-18-19 (2)

Photo by Jon Anderson

Authorities say the 73-year-old man died of blunt force trauma. Read more

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PetSuites Resort revised layout Jan 2019

Map courtesy of city of Hoover

The company eliminated the outdoor play area and added more soundproofing to the walls. Read more

Businesses

Good Samaritans 2-28-19 (1)

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Three Gardendale High School sports medicine students rendered aid to a woman who had fallen as people were fleeing gunshots at the mall. Read more

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Caldwell Crossings death 2-18-19

Photo by Jon Anderson

Police have blocked off a portion of the 3100 block of Crossings Drive with crime scene tape. Read more

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Photo courtesy of Tony Swan Photography.

Some of the best up-and-coming traditional Irish singers, dancers and instrumentalists from Ireland are headed to the Hoover Library Theatre in March. Read more

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Photo courtesy of Laura Lewis.

Boy Scout Troop 21 in Bluff Park wants to help people clear out some of the clutter in their homes as they do spring cleaning this year. Read more

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Photo by Jon Anderson.

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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Photos courtesy of Lloyd Beard.

The 10th annual Taste of Teal fundraiser for the Laura Crandall Brown Foundation is scheduled for March 9 at the Hyatt Regency Birmingham – The Wynfrey Hotel. Read more

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The Hoover school system’s Finley Award Committee recently recognized three teachers with its 2019 Teacher in the Trenches Award for going beyond the call of duty to serve students in the district and community. Read more

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Photos by Jon Anderson.

Shannon Styes always wanted to open her own business, and now she and her husband, Bart, have picked a spot in Bluff Park and are giving it a go. Read more

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The Hoover Area Chamber of Commerce plans to honor the city’s public safety workers at the chamber’s monthly luncheon on March 21. Read more

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They smashed at least one display case and took an undisclosed amount of jewelry, Hoover police said. Read more

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The Jefferson County District Attorney's office elected not to pursue charges against the shooter, whom witnesses said was approached by another man with a handgun. Read more

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Hoover school board 2-4-19 (1)

Photo by Jon Anderson

The school board chose not to borrow an additional $12 million for upcoming classroom additions and instead use money already in the bank. Read more

Schools

Hoover Board of Education Building

Photo by Jessa Pease.

The new debt would be combined with a much larger refinancing of debt. Read more

Schools

Bluff Park rezoning map 2-11-19

Map courtesy of city of Hoover

Longtime Bluff Park resident Don Bennett wants to create a set of shops or a restaurant at the corner of Park Avenue and Valley Street. Read more

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Dick's Golf Galaxy

Photo courtesy of Paul Gores/Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Construction on the Dick's Sporting Goods and Golf Galaxy should begin this summer, and a grand opening is set for the first quarter of 2020. Read more

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Alice in Wonderland

Images from Birmingham Children's Theatre

The theater plans to put on four shows at the mall as part of the Magic City Theatre Festival. Read more

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Hoover police vehicle

Photo by Jon Anderson

The 29-year-old reportedly had gotten into an argument with another man, retrieved a gun from his vehicle and approached the other man again, police said. Read more

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Hoover High Paradigm Show Choir Jan 2019

Photo from Hoover City Schools

Students from Hoover's five middle and high schools are scheduled to perform at Spain Park High School. Read more

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