Children’s of Alabama

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Photo courtesy of Cindy Warner.

After hearing from guest speaker Billy Ivey, the founder of Napkinisms, students at Mt Laurel Elementary each wrote a Napkinism note to be sent to patients at Children’s Hospital of Alabama. Read more


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Photo courtesy of Epilepsy Foundation of Alabama.

The Hoover native and new mother was asleep in her home in the Kirkman Preserve community when she, for the first time in her life, experienced what is known as a tonic clonic seizure, sometimes called a grand mal seizure. Read more


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Photo courtesy of Babypalooza.

The Babypalooza baby and maternity expo is headed to the Finley Center at the Hoover Metropolitan Complex for its 14th year in the Birmingham-Hoover area. Read more



Photo courtesy of Children’s of Alabama.

The second annual Give Hope 5K and fun run benefiting Children’s of Alabama will take place Saturday, May 4, at Veterans Park in Hoover. Read more


The Public Relations Society of America’s (PRSA) Leadership Assembly elected T. Garland Stansell, APR, as chair of the Society for 2020 at its recent national convention in Austin, Texas. Read more


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Photo by Jon Anderson

Thirty-four people were nominated in seven categories. Read more


A group of nurses at Children’s of Alabama hospital are holding a new 5K and fun run fundraiser to benefit the hospital on May 5. Read more


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Photo by Jon Anderson

The previous agreement to hold the golf PGA Tour Champions golf tournament at Greystone Golf and Country Club was set to expire after 2018. Read more



Photo courtesy of Mt Laurel.

Volunteers from both organizations have diligently served at the Idea House, welcoming visitors from across the country. Read more


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Cherie Olivier

James Strong, 14, left Birmingham to head to Orlando, Florida for the official Ambassador Tour. Read more


Chelsea City Fire Department firehouse dog Hero was "in jail" Saturday. Read more


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Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

Hero will be "arrested" Saturday morning at the Walmart in Chelsea, located at 16077 U.S. 280. Members of the Chelsea Fire Department are asking for help bailing him out. Read more


Kim Mitchell and James Strong

Photo by Katie Turpen.

On Wednesday, April 8, Berry Middle School student James Strong was named as the 2015 Children's Miracle Network Hospitals Alabama Champion. The event took place at Renaissance Ross Bridge Golf Resort & Spa. Read more


Participants will complete a 4-mile run and eat a dozen Krispy Kreme Doughnuts in one hour or less. Read more


Tree of Smiles

Photo courtesy of Renaissance Consignment & Marketplace.

Renaissance Consignment & Marketplace will accept toy donations through Dec. 10. Read more


Lord Wedgewood charity golf tournament this month at Shoal Creek

Photo courtesy of Childrens of Alabama.

On Monday, April 28, the 2014 Lord Wedgwood Links to Life Celebrity Golf Classic will tee off at Shoal Creek at 10 a.m. The playing field for this year’s tournament is limited to only 20 teams of four players. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. Read more


One Meadow Brook resident is using her voice to make a difference this holiday season. Read more


Families and friends will have the opportunity to join others in the fight against childhood cancer at Sebastian’s RunWalk for a Cure on Sept. 21, in the Town of Mt Laurel. Read more


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