City Council

Sydney Cromwell

The proposed change would affect single family homes in the Neighborhood Preservation District. more »

May 16, 2016 7:58 PM News

The effort is called "The Great Give" and includes a social media component. more »

May 16, 2016 4:06 PM News

Patriot Park StreetFest

Courtesy of Justin Limbaugh

The Patriot Park StreetFest is on May 21, 4-9 p.m. more »

May 13, 2016 2:33 PM News

Pine Straw Wholesale

Sydney Cromwell

Both stores are set to open this summer. more »

May 12, 2016 3:17 PM Businesses


Courtesy of Homewood Police Department

Anyone who can identify the man is asked to contact Detective Sgt. Harris with the Criminal Investigations Division at 332-6240. more »

May 12, 2016 10:43 AM News

Homewood Parking

Sydney Cromwell

Regular fines are now $20, and parking in a fire lane now results in a $100 fine. more »

May 9, 2016 8:09 PM News 2 Comments

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Photo courtesy of Wynne Speir/ Girls on the Run Birmingham

Two teams from Shades Cahaba and one team from Hall-Kent will be participating. more »

May 3, 2016 4:06 PM Schools

Wheelchair Rugby

Photo courtesy of Lakeshore Foundation

The USA Wheelchair Rugby team has qualified for the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio. more »

May 3, 2016 2:00 PM Sports

Homewood Police Department

Photo by Madoline Markham.

A feasibility study does not mean that the construction of a new building is approved, but it will help determine whether that is possible. more »

May 2, 2016 9:28 PM News

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Erica Techo

Of the 11 recipients, two were from Homewood High School, five were from John Carroll Catholic High School, three were from Jefferson County International Baccalaureate School and one was from Shades Valley High School. more »

May 2, 2016 9:28 PM Schools


Photo by Scott Butler

Homewood baseball fell in the three-game series to Oxford. more »

May 1, 2016 8:01 PM Sports

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Erica Techo

Hundreds attended the event at Samford University's track and soccer complex on Saturday, April 30. more »

May 1, 2016 5:53 PM People

PJs and Pooches

Courtesy of Dee Tipps

The event is called PJs and Pooches, and it begins at 7 p.m. at the store located at 2906 18th St. S. The party and fashion show will feature models showing off a.k.a.'s pajama lines and accompanied by adoptable animals and "celebrity" pets. more »

Apr 27, 2016 5:24 PM Businesses


Photo by Jordan Hays.

The board will be between 12 and 25 people, and applicants must be between 21 and 45 years old, complete an application and submit a resume. more »

Apr 26, 2016 4:23 PM News

Committee meeting

Sydney Cromwell

If you have noticed the odor before, please fill out the below survey and send it to Ward 2 Representative Vance Moody, vance.moody@triconwearsolutions.com. more »

Apr 26, 2016 10:08 AM News

Linda Cook retires

Sam Chandler

Prior to the opening call to order, Council President Bruce Limbaugh honored Cook for her 46 years of public service, presenting her with a framed resolution acknowledging her retirement. more »

Apr 25, 2016 8:45 PM News

Mary Eller

Courtesy of Homewood Library

Eller has worked in the Children’s Department at the Homewood Library since 2012. more »

Apr 21, 2016 5:46 PM People 2 Comments

Edgewood Principal Patricia Simpson retirement

Sydney Cromwell

After 36 years as a teacher and principal in Homewood City Schools, Edgewood Principal Patricia Simpson will be retiring at the end of June. more »

Apr 21, 2016 4:04 PM Edgewood 5 Comments

April 19 Board of Education meeting

Sydney Cromwell

The math team won state championships for the fourth year in a row, this year in all three categories of geometry, algebra II and comprehensive math. Also, the basketball team was honored for their recent state championship win. more »

Apr 19, 2016 9:21 PM Schools

Overton Park

Rendering courtesy of Rusty Holley.

A rock wall feature in Overton Park's newly installed playground equipment is at the center of a safety discussion in Homewood's April 19 finance committee meeting. more »

Apr 19, 2016 7:22 PM News 1 Comments

The Homewood City Schools Foundation hosted its third-annual community dinner celebrating Homewood schools. more »

Apr 19, 2016 7:18 PM Schools

Ronald Nored

Photo via The Indianapolis Star

The Homewood native is taking the head job with a new NBA D-League team. more »

Apr 15, 2016 11:46 AM Sports 1 Comments

Melody Salter

Sydney Cromwell

Finance Director Melody Salter will incorporate the role of city clerk into her existing duties, combining the two city departments. more »

Apr 11, 2016 9:28 PM News

Womens Committee Awards Brock

Photo by Jon Anderson

The annual awards luncheon was held at the Vestavia Country Club. more »

Apr 5, 2016 5:36 PM People

Homewood Police Department

Photo by Madoline Markham.

A Homewood police officer stopped a vehicle for traffic offenses Friday around 10:25 a.m., according to police. more »

Apr 5, 2016 8:58 AM News

Committee meeting

Sydney Cromwell

The committee discussed funding an environmental consultant up to $27,000 to determine the source of the odor. more »

Apr 4, 2016 8:45 PM News

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