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Sandra Annonio, a pottery artist based in Chelsea, is one of many who will be showing and selling their work. more

People/Places

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Photo by Erica Techo

The Birmingham Zoo and Mountain Brook Board of Landscape Design hold a yearly tree recycling event from the day after Christmas to mid-January. more

People/Places

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Photo by Alyx Chandler

The show will be in the “North Pole” with Santa Claus next door to The Summit’s AMC Summit 16. more

People/Places

Teresa Howard’s love for science fiction began in her childhood when the “Star Trek” series premiered. It was the series, Howard said, that got her into reading science fiction and fantasy books and watching the movies. more

People/Places

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Photo courtesy of Chabad of Alabama

Festivities are set to begin at 4:30 p.m. at Saks Plaza and will feature street fair booths where attendees can get traditional Hanukkah foods and treats, entertainment by street performers and traditional Hanukkah songs. more

People/Places

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Photo by Sydney Cromwell

The cities of Chelsea and Hoover will be closing their public offices for the Christmas and New Year’s holidays. Library and recreational building closures vary. more

People/Places

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Photo courtesy of the North Shelby Library

Mt Laurel and North Shelby libraries have added some Christmas-themed activities to their usual event schedules. more

People/Places

At the Nov. 13 meeting, the Shelby County Commission held a public hearing concerning a project development agreement with a trucking and logistics software company. more

News

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Photo by Jasmyne Ray

During the Nov. 6 meeting, the Chelsea City Council awarded certificates of recognition to the winners of the first annual fall storefront decoration competition. more

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Jasmyne Ray

Kidz Outdoors Inc. works to raise money for different organizations and hospitals that focus their efforts on childhood cancer and disease research. more

News

Various capital projects and initiatives were approved and begun in the past year, with $6.3 million having gone towards the Shelby County Highway Department for different road work projects. more

News

The Shelby County Commission gave an update on the county’s Oak Mountain State Park project in addition to presenting a plaque of recognition to representative Corley Ellis at their Oct. 22 meeting. more

News

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Photo courtesy of St. Catherine’s Episcopal Church

St. Catherine’s Episcopal Church will be hosting its second annual Turkey Trot for Hunger Saturday, Nov. 10, to raise money for the church’s Beans and Rice Pantry. more

People/Places

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Photo by Alyx Chandler

The Alabama Chapter of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention will be having its 10th annual Out of the Darkness Walk from 1-4 p.m. on Nov. 4 at Veterans Park in Hoover. more

People/Places

The Tennessee native turned Chelsea resident began her yoga journey after her chiropractor suggested yoga as a method she could use to take care of her body. more

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Staff photo

For the Veterans Day and Thanksgiving holidays, residents in local municipalities can expect the following adjustments to operating schedules for their city and county services. more

Businesses

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Photo by Jasmyne Ray

The new additions to the playground will be made possible through a $1,000 grant from Parents for Healthy Kids through their Action for Healthy Kids program, in addition to funding provided by ALDI grocery stores. more

Chelsea Schools

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Photo courtesy of the Cahaba Valley Fire Department

The $450,000 grant was awarded Aug. 24 and came from the Staffing For Adequate Fire and Emergency Response (SAFER) Grant Program, which is managed by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. more

News

Bullet Coffee will bring a cozy, neighborhood coffee shop appeal to its U.S. 280 location in Greystone, in front of Walmart and next to Lloyd’s and Dairy Queen. more

Businesses

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Photo courtesy of Fairfield Inn & Suites

A new hotel has joined a list of competitors in the Colonnade/Grandview area. Fairfield Inn & Suites began taking in guests Aug. 7. more

Businesses

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