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Sarah Finnegan

Text alerts, with targeted alerts for your zip code, are also available from ALDOT by texting “5920BRIDGE” to 888777. Read more

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Hoover Helps

Courtesy of Greg Bishop

Neighborhood Bridges is a technology-based system to connect local donors with families in need of clothes, food or household goods. Read more

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Photos by Sydney Cromwell

At his gym, Oliveira and his coaches teach Brazilian jiu-jitsu, judo and Muay Thai kickboxing. Read more

Businesses

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Photo courtesy of Shehzan Maredia

The student-led CleanHoover Initiative, which organizes environmental cleanup and awareness events, is joining more schools and local organizations to keep Hoover litter-free. Read more

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This year’s pickup of live Christmas trees will look a little different after the holidays. Read more

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Photo by Erica Techo.

The Freedom from Addiction Coalition, started by the mayors of Hoover, Homewood, Mountain Brook and Vestavia Hills, will hold its third community breakfast in Hoover this month. Read more

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Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

Maredia and Lother started the CleanHoover Initiative in December to clean up some of the city’s parks and talk with businesses about reducing their environmental impact. Read more

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Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

The Hoover Vet Center, at 400 Emery Drive, offers a number of programs for veterans of any age to help them successfully participate in everyday life. Read more

People

The paratransit bus service provides rides for retirees and people with disabilities around central Alabama. Read more

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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

Businesses

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Photo by Sydney Cromwell

Three Hoover students were part of the ‘Theatre on Ice’ national championship team. Read more

People

Hale was one of 35 officers chosen from across the U.S. Read more

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Photo by Sydney Cromwell

Godzilla, the newest addition, was cut out of plywood and decorated with painted plastic ferns, pieces of aluminum pie tins and red sequins around the mouth. Read more

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SisterGolf works to teach women the lay of the links to improve business connections. Read more

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Destination Hoover International is a new organization formed to build partnerships with cities around the globe. Read more

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Photo by Sydney Cromwell

Metro-area governments and organizations reconsider regional cooperation’s potential. Read more

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Mexico Lindo fire

Lexi Coon

Firefighters were battling the flames into the early hours of Thursday morning. Read more

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Hoover Senior Center

Courtesy of Dana Stewart

Hoover Senior Center, located at 400 Municipal Drive, is the first in Alabama to receive accreditation. Read more

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Tony Tanner is known for his positive attitude, which his 1986 diagnosis of multiple sclerosis has done nothing to change. Read more

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Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

For those who haven’t applied for a new job in decades, re-entering the hiring market can be a daunting experience. Read more

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