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Photo courtesy of Valerie Barber.

Tony Nivens ‘never rested’ in preserving Chelsea’s history. Read more

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Photo courtesy of Lily of the Cahaba Chapter, National Society Daughters of the American Revolution

Two Hoover-area residents were honored at the recent State Conference of the Alabama Society Daughters of the American Revolution (ASDAR). Read more

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The heart of the Hoover Belle Program is community service, and eight senior Hoover Belles recently took this commitment quite seriously. Read more

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Submitted by Symphony Volunteer Council

The Symphony Volunteer Council shared many pieces of art, as well as wine and hors d’oeuvres, with members and guests at its March social. Read more

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Fido Fest 2019

Layton Dudley

The 4th Annual Fido Fest took place Saturday, March 30 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. in The Summit parking lot near Swoozies and Orvis. Read more

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After losing one of their longtime golf teaching professionals last summer, members and staff of Inverness Country Club plan to honor him with an upcoming golf tournament. Read more

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The Chelsea Kiwanis Club will host its Fire at the Foothills BBQ & Chili Cook-Off on Saturday, April 6, at Chelsea City Hall. Read more

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The King’s Home Shelby Auxiliary, a volunteer group that supports the King’s Home, will hold its largest annual fundraiser April 17. Read more

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Photo by Jon Anderson.

The Junior League of Birmingham is preparing to host its 27th annual Bargain Carousel shopping fundraiser at the former Winn-Dixie shopping center, off Alabama 150 in Hoover, on April 25, 27 and 28. Read more

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The fourth annual Fido Fest, an event for pet owners and their dogs, will be March 30 at The Summit. Read more

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The annual Spring Fest in the Town of Mt Laurel returns for its 19th year from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on April 6. Read more

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Photo by Jon Anderson.

The city’s annual Celebrate Hoover Day at Veterans Park returns for its 13th year on Saturday, April 27, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Read more

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Photo by Alyx Chandler.

For residents along the U.S. 280 corridor, there are numerous runs and walks to choose from in April. Read more

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It’s time for spring cleaning again, and the city of Hoover is gearing up for its 21st annual Household Hazardous Waste Day. Read more

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M4A offers free meals and support groups for relative caregivers and grandparents. Read more

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Photos by Kamp Fender.

When Tim Pfitzer forages for mushrooms, occasionally in the wooded land outside of Oak Mountain State Park and around Mt Laurel, he usually carries a large five-gallon bucket. Read more

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Photo by Kamp Fender.

Alabama was still a brand new state — mostly occupied by forest and farmland — when New Hope Cumberland Presbyterian Church started as a small prayer meeting in 1828. Read more

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The chamber honored the top police officers, firefighter, paramedic, detention officer and 911 operator. Read more

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On Feb. 14, members of the King’s Home Shelby Auxiliary hosted a Valentine’s Day luncheon. Read more

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Photo by Jon Anderson

Wendy Dickerson has worked in the Vestavia Hills city clerk's office for more than 19 years and been deputy clerk for about 15 years. Read more

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