New China: Bluff Park’s Family Tradition

New China in Bluff Park Village is no doubt a staple in the community. The family-owned Chinese restaurant opened in the early 90s and the owners, Bisheng Yang and Xin Yun Lin have been serving happy customers with their family’s recipes for over 25 years. Recently, residents became concerned after word was getting around that … Continue reading New China: Bluff Park’s Family Tradition

History Monday: Worth Saving?

In an article by the Hoover Sun's Jon Anderson, a resident of Hoover was quoted as saying, "sometimes a building is not worth it, even if it has historical value." Everyone has a right to their opinion. They also have a right to be wrong. For the people who know nothing about this place and … Continue reading History Monday: Worth Saving?

Community Center Renovation Update #2

Sam Swiney has a few more photos of the progress at The Bluff Park Community Center. The work to allow access to the restrooms for park visitors is coming along nicely. An outside door was installed a few weeks ago and below you can see that the enclosure on the inside is taking shape. The … Continue reading Community Center Renovation Update #2

Hoover’s 50th Anniversary Celebration 

Hoover Mayor Frank Brocato and several of the City Council members brought birthday cake and refreshments to Bluff Park in celebration of Hoover's 50th Anniversary. Here are a few photos from the event held at  Artists On The Bluff. Bluffparkal live streamed the event on Facebook Live. You can view the video here: Bluffparkal also … Continue reading Hoover’s 50th Anniversary Celebration 

Community Center Update 

Progress is being made with the work to renovate the restrooms at the Bluff Park Community Center. Resident, Sam Swiney got a few photos of the new exterior door.  THE WORK “We are creating an exterior access to the existing restrooms inside the community center by removing a window, creating a doorway, and adding steps … Continue reading Community Center Update 

Jersey Picker Visits Bluff Park 

Fun time with guests in Bluff Park during a Pop Up sale with Bombshell Betty Jodi Douglass, Jaime Thursby, Jersey Picker Randy Siciliano, and Here a Chick, There a Chick Kerry Leasure.  Randy, the Jersey Picker, is an antiques dealer from New Jersey who travels the country through small towns and the backroads of America. Check out his … Continue reading Jersey Picker Visits Bluff Park 

History Monday: Birthday Cake 

The City of Hoover's 50th Anniversary party is coming to Bluff Park July 11, 6pm at Artists On The Bluff.  Facebook event page Hoover Mayor Frank Brocato and several City Council members will be bringing birthday cake and refreshments to different neighborhoods in Hoover over the summer.  Looking back in history, we find residents of Hoover … Continue reading History Monday: Birthday Cake 

Afternoon at Park & Crest Market 

  Here are a few photos from today's Park & Crest Market. The market featured local makers, artists, BBQ from G R's Smokehouse, and John Elrod Music brought to you by Bluff Park's award winning listening room Moonlight On The Mountain.                   Park & Crest Market is once … Continue reading Afternoon at Park & Crest Market 

Access Granted: Work begins on bathroom renovations to Bluff Park Community Center

Bluffparkal spoke with City Administrator, Allan Rice for an update on improvements to the Bluff Park Community Center. Resident Sam Swiney posted on Facebook this week that work had begun at the community center. Sam will be sharing some updated photographs with us as work progresses starting with the one below. THE HISTORY - because it … Continue reading Access Granted: Work begins on bathroom renovations to Bluff Park Community Center