Photo courtesy of Riverchase Wom

Men and women from the department modeled fashions from Von Maur and The Gilded Garment as part of a fundraiser for the Wings of Hope Pediatric Foundation. Read more



Photo by Jon Anderson.

Sam Xie, the owner of The Seafood King restaurant on State Farm Parkway in Homewood, found a spot for another location: The Plaza at Riverchase. Read more



Photo by Jon Anderson.

Mehdi Sultan opened the Kabob-Licious Indo-Pak Grill in The Plaza at Riverchase shopping center in Hoover in April. Read more



Photos by Bobby Mathews.

The rise of women’s whiffle ball leagues in suburban Birmingham might seem a little unusual to outsiders. But at its heart, leagues like this one are about finding community. Read more


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Photo by Jon Anderson

The 92,000-square-foot facility opens Aug. 8 with five academies covering health science, fire and emergency medical services, cyber innovation, skilled trades, and food and hospitality. Read more


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Rendering courtesy of Neel-Schaffer.

The city of Hoover has obtained a second federal grant to help pay for a $1.1 million half-mile walking trail and parking lot along the Cahaba River next to Riverchase Elementary School. Read more

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Riverchase Art Show

Layton Dudley

The 13th Annual Riverchase Loves Art took place on Saturday, Feb. 2 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Riverchase Country Club. Read more



Photo by Sydney Cromwell

Buff City Soap is a five-year-old, Memphis-based company that first came to Birmingham in 2017 with a location on U.S. 280. Read more


Riverchase sewer meeting 6-21-18 (1)

Photo by Jon Anderson

About 150 people heard details from Hoover Mayor Frank Brocato and his staff about the need to raise rates for the first time in 14 years. Read more


Inverness sewer plant 5

Photo by Jon Anderson

The meeting is scheduled for Thursday night at the Riverchase Country Club. Read more


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Cynthia Stafford

Girl Scout Silver Award requirements build girls of courage, confidence and character who make the world a better place. Read more



Photos by Sydney Cromwell.

Bud’s Best expands capacity in Hoover-based bakery. Read more

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Riverchase Women's Club closed out 2017 with the annual Christmas Home Tour, featuring three homes in Riverchase, all unique and special in their own way. Read more


The Crossings at Hoover layout

Layout provided by city of Hoover

The Crossings at Hoover would have about 90 independent living units, about 70 assisted living beds and about 34 memory care beds, according to an architect working for the developer. Read more


700 Riverchase fire 12-8-17 (1)

Photo courtesy of Greg McCallister

The fire appeared to start in or around the chimney of a second-story apartment, a fire official said. Read more


Stadium Trace Village site 8-29-17

Photo by Jon Anderson

Two developments are part of the Trace Crossings community, and the third is the shopping center in Riverchase slated to gain a Whole Foods Market. Read more


Vestavia Bowl flooding 7-26-17 (1)

Photo by James Adams

Several shopping centers, business and apartments were damaged, and the manager at Vestavia Bowl had to be rescued by firefighters. Read more


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Photo by Jon Anderson.

Amazon’s June 16 announcement that it plans to acquire Whole Foods Market in a $13.7 billion deal should not affect the opening of the Whole Foods store in the Riverchase Village shopping center, the Texas-based grocery chain says. Read more


Browning annexation

Map provided by city of Hoover

City Council members discussed the annexation of the house near Ross Bridge at length due to concerns about opening the door to more houses the city can't handle. Read more



Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

The Hoover community of Riverchase began as the mining area called Acton. Read more

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