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Village Green arts and entertainment district breaks ground in Hoover

Village Green, slated to open in 2023, is designed as a family-friendly arts and entertainment district at Stadium Trace Village.

Hoover multifamily property sells for $44 million

The Hills at Hoover, a 320-unit multifamily property in Hoover, has sold for $44 million

$10 million gift will grow UAB’s criminal justice, entrepreneurship programs

A $10 million gift from J. Frank Barefield Jr. will fund the naming of the University of Alabama at Birmingham’s Department of Criminal Justice as well as the university’s entrepreneurship program

California firm relocating to Alabama

After an investment from Alabama Futures Fund, Kaya Care, a company based in San Francisco, California, will be relocating to Alabama

O’Neal Steel to invest $2.6 million in new equipment

A $2.6 million investment in new manufacturing equipment will allow O’Neal Steel to expand capabilities of its Birmingham headquarters

New Orleans retailer opening first location in Alabama

New Orleans-based Tasc Performance will open its first store in Alabama later this year in Mountain Brook’s Lane Parke development

Spotlight: Calhoun and Talladega counties

Located in northeast Alabama, Calhoun and Talladega counties have plenty of natural resources, robust tourism and diverse manufacturing.

Spotlight on Calhoun & Talladega: Culture & Recreation

These counties feature biking, hiking and birding trails; a national forest; several parks and museums; festivals and a NASCAR superspeedway.

Spotlight on Calhoun & Talladega: Higher Education

These four institutions of higher learning provide students with credentialing classes to doctoral degrees.

Spotlight on Calhoun & Talladega: Community Development

Calhoun and Talladega counties are improving parks, trails and other attractions for visitors and residents alike, including the Talladega Walk of Fame.

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