Courtesy of Shelby County Sheriff's Office Facebook

The Sheriff's Office's helicopter will fly over shopping centers and retail stores, according to a post on Facebook. more


Chelsea City Hall

File photo

As you plan your Monday, keep in mind what public facilities and buildings are closed in observance of Memorial Day. more


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Photo by Erica Techo

A class of Westminster School at Oak Mountain seniors constructed a Christmas tree for their school by utilizing concepts from physics and trigonometry. more

Private Schools

Shelby Humane Society ornament

Photo courtesy of Shelby Humane Society

The ornaments cost $60 and help support adoptable animals at the shelter. more


One Nineteen Open House

Erica Techo

The open house is Thursday, Dec. 1 from 5-7 p.m. St. Vincent's One Nineteen is located at 7191 Cahaba Valley Road. more



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



Photo courtesy of Lisa Lester.

Many people enjoy spending time decorating their homes for the Christmas season. more

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The city of Chelsea is once again preparing for the holiday spirit to roll through town. more



Photo courtesy of Sheila Alaniz.

The holiday season is speeding around the corner, and groups up and down U.S. 280 are ready. more


Hoover Christmas tree lighting

Photo by Katie Turpen

With the holiday season upon us, 280 Living recently took the opportunity to ask area residents to share one of their favorite Christmas memories or traditions. more


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Frank Couch

The Summit held a Grand Menorah Lighting on Sunday, Dec. 6 to celebrate the start of Hanukkah. more


One Nineteen Open House

Erica Techo

St. Vincent's One Nineteen welcomed community members to tour its facilities and spa on Thursday, Dec. 3. more


The Summit held a holiday parade with candy, vintage cars and Santa Claus on Friday, No. 20. more



Photo by Jessa Pease.

The annual Junior League of Birmingham (JLB) holiday market has returned to the Cahaba Grand Nov. 20-22 for the sixth year. more


A sampling of favorite pies, just in time for harvest parties or Thanksgiving dinner. more


1212 Cahaba Valley Fire Santa

Photo by Jeff Thompson.

The department will provide transportation for Santa Claus throughout its district on Saturday, Dec. 22. more


Marlene Lee welcomes those without friends or family to celebrate Christmas with her in her Meadow Brook home. more


Caleb Taylor is encouraging his friends and neighbors to participate in the fifth year of Macy’s Believe Holiday Campaign benefiting the Make-A-Wish Foundation’s Alabama office. more


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280 Living September 2018