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Hometown focus: Calera’s Main Street revival
The meteoric growth of a Shelby County city has led to an effort to revitalize its historic downtown....

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I scream, you scream
by Julia Sayers, food columnist Chill out at six of the area’s best places to enjoy ice cream with your family. Summer in Birmingham is...

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Glamp and get outdoors at Big Cypress Lodge
Make the short drive to Memphis, and discover a place the entire family will love. As the pandemic puts a pause on big summer vacation...

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Family finances: July 2020 issue
We asked a local financial advisor for his take on how you can take control of your finances during tough times....

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Life on the Mountain
The Mar Farm in Pelham grew from one family’s quest for clean eating and wellness. by Jeana Durst, content director, JBMC Mediaphotos courtesy of Debbie...

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Sharing hope, one bundle at a time
Mt. Vernon UMC in Gardendale is helping meet the local need for diapers....

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Just for Dads ~ July 2020
According to the dictionary, the adjective “estranged” means a loss of affection, a turning away from someone. The word “strange” within it seems to suggest...

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Shelby County Chamber announces student and teacher award winners
The Shelby County Chamber announces their annual education award recipients....

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