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Map courtesy of Shelby County Schools.

Children in a few Chelsea neighborhoods will ride different school buses and walk different hallways in August, as the school system rezones to reduce overcrowding at Chelsea Park Elementary. more

Apr 27, 2017 4:25 PM Chelsea Schools

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Photo courtesy of Tina Neathammer.

As families head outdoors to enjoy their summer days, Tina Neathammer wants to make sure they know the danger that can come from something as simple as a tick bite. more

Apr 27, 2017 3:29 PM People/Places

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Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

Since she announced Renaissance Consignment and Marketplace’s closing, owner Kathy McMahon said the customer response has exceeded her expectations. more

Mar 28, 2017 7:15 PM Businesses

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Staff photo.

In its first five years, St. Mark the Evangelist Catholic Church’s annual Italian festival has grown into an event that draws people from outside Alabama and sells out tickets each year. more

Mar 28, 2017 4:46 PM People/Places

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Photo by Erica Techo.

City pays tribute to ‘incredible’ civil servant who helped to establish and shape it. more

Mar 27, 2017 10:01 PM People/Places

5ive Oaks

Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

Hoover couple spreads love with homemade pepper jelly business. more

Feb 24, 2017 8:00 PM Businesses

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Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

Valentine’s Day may be meant for recognizing romantic love, but there’s more than one type of love that makes a community stronger. more

Jan 31, 2017 4:53 PM People/Places

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Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

Area residents past and present nurture group friendship during quick pit stops. more

Jan 27, 2017 5:40 PM People/Places

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Photos by Sydney Cromwell.

Birmingham Community Deaf Church has been fostering fellowship for all for 60 years. more

Jan 27, 2017 5:25 PM People/Places

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Photo courtesy of Giggles and Grace.

Sale co-chair Anna Garner said about 375 local sellers will be bringing clothes from sizes newborn to junior, shoes, accessories, books, toys, room decor and more. Baby gear such as strollers, car seats, cribs and swings also will be for sale. more

Jan 27, 2017 3:55 PM Events

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Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

The Alabama Wildlife Center soon may be permanent home to two symbols of America. more

Dec 29, 2016 7:37 PM News

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Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

There’s a story behind each face that walks through the halls of Greystone Elementary. By the end of the school year, art teacher Blue Horn hopes to know all of them. more

Dec 28, 2016 7:35 PM Hoover Schools

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Sydney Cromwell

Santa Claus was a parade guest along with Chelsea City Council members, first responders and organizations from the community. more

Dec 19, 2016 2:00 AM People/Places

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Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

For some people, winter weather means it’s time to stock up on groceries and dust off their winter coats. For Donna Higgins, it means she needs to buy more thick, wooly yarns. more

Nov 21, 2016 10:52 PM Businesses

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Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

For Chelsea residents who need Wi-Fi on vacation or even at their home, the Chelsea Public Library has hot spots available to check out at no charge. more

Nov 21, 2016 9:50 PM People/Places

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Sydney Cromwell

The Lights Up event was held on Friday, Nov. 18 and included a Christmas parade, tree lighting, concert and other holiday activities. more

Nov 19, 2016 7:05 PM People/Places

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Photos by Sydney Cromwell.

Chelsea residents find their niche with other Shelby radio hobbyists. more

Oct 25, 2016 4:26 PM Businesses

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Courtesy of CircusTrix

Trampolines, rock walls, a flying trapeze, slacklines and an obstacle course - all are in store for U.S. 280 in 2017. more

Oct 13, 2016 10:37 PM Businesses

Cahaba Beach Road project

Sydney Cromwell

The second meeting will be Thursday from 5 to 7 p.m. at First Christian Church, 4954 Valleydale Road. more

Oct 12, 2016 1:31 AM News

ALDOT Cahaba Beach Project

ALDOT

The meetings will be Oct. 11 and 13. more

Oct 7, 2016 3:41 PM News

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