Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

Sara Beth Gilbert is bringing gymnastics closer to home for kids in Chelsea who want to learn tumbling, balance and more. more

Jan 22, 2018 5:44 PM People/Places


Photo by Emily Featherston.

From parades and snow to breakfast with Santa, there are plenty of ways for your whole family to get in the Christmas spirit with events along the 280 corridor. more

Nov 22, 2017 6:08 PM People/Places

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Photo courtesy of Janet Sanders.

The Mountain Brook Art Association is moving its annual holiday show from Brookwood Village to The Summit this year. more

Nov 22, 2017 5:57 PM People/Places

This year's event will be Nov. 17. more

Oct 23, 2017 6:20 PM Businesses


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The proposed project would reconnect Cahaba Beach Road between Sicard Hollow Road and U.S. 280, over the Little Cahaba River. more

Oct 18, 2017 12:39 AM News

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Two years after being approved by the city of Birmingham, a feasibility study on using Grants Mill Road to relieve congestion on U.S. 280 looks ready to begin later this year. more

Oct 13, 2017 8:03 PM News 1 Comments

Breast cancer awareness month has a special meaning for Thomas Dudney. His wife is a five-year survivor of breast cancer. more

Sep 19, 2017 7:14 PM People/Places


Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

Richard Stamper teaching 9/11 to Spain Park students too young to remember. more

Aug 29, 2017 5:16 PM Schools


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Chelsea grad Grant Hodges becomes State Champion Cowboy in calf roping. more

Jul 28, 2017 3:28 PM People/Places

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Daughter’s death inspires family foundation to help addiction recovery. more

Jul 27, 2017 8:34 PM People/Places 1 Comments

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Photos by Sydney Cromwell

Chelsea father brings homemade technology, crafts to children with nonprofit. more

Jul 27, 2017 8:22 PM Businesses


Photo courtesy of David Tosch.

The Southeastern Trail Run series is a set of races escalating in difficulty all the way up to a 50K Ultra run. But the hardest run, STR founder David Tosch said, is actually right in the middle of the series. more

Jul 27, 2017 6:45 PM People/Places

A night of casino games and auction items will help the Alabama Wildlife Center continue to rescue wild birds and add a bald eagle to its permanent residents. more

Jul 27, 2017 6:21 PM People/Places


Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

HANDS program’s Kinect Sports League helps autistic teens, adults expand skills. more


Robbie Lewis will be the first to tell you her hobby is pretty dangerous. When you play with fire, you’re going to get burned — and she has the singed hairs to prove it. more

Jun 27, 2017 5:17 PM People/Places


Sydney Cromwell

QuiltFest continues Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Oak Mountain Middle School. more

Jun 16, 2017 9:22 PM People/Places

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At least five people were hospitalized, according to national reports, and others injured. more

Jun 14, 2017 8:56 PM News


Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

New beaches, piers, trail on list of Oak Mountain projects. more

May 24, 2017 3:19 PM People/Places


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


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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