Features

Council takes next steps for Exceptional Foundation parking expansion

At it Oct. 16 meeting, the city council approved an Estoppel Certificate and Landlord’s Agreement for the center’s plans for additional parking. more »

Oct 16, 2014 News

Shopping discount card to support Junior League

More than 530 stores and restaurants are participating in the program Oct. 22-Nov. 2. more »

Sep 22, 2014 People

T-shirts on sale to benefit EDP programs

Project Homewood is currently selling T-shirts to raise money for scholarships for student to attend Homewood Extended Day Programs (EDP) who might not otherwise be able to attend them. The shirts cost $15 and are available through booster.com. more »

Oct 6, 2014 News

Council president Bruce Limbaugh and Ward 3 representatives Patrick McClusky and Walter Jones listen to discussion of the 2014-2015 budget at the Sept. 22 city council meeting.

Sydney Cromwell.

Council approves 2014-2015 budget

The budget includes $215,300 for merit raises, $900,000 for new police vehicles and $350,000 for two new garbage trucks. more »

Sep 22, 2014 News

Legacy League to host 5K for Samford scholarships

The third annual Samford Legacy League’s Sunset 5K for Scholarships is set for Oct. 25, rain or shine. more »

Sep 22, 2014 People

The Homewood Rib Rub will benefit the Lakeshore Foundation, a non-profit organization which serves people with physical disabilities throughout Alabama, across the country and around the world.

Photo courtesy of Damian Veazy.

Running for BBQ

The Homewood Rib Run is a nonprofit event presented by Brown Mackie College. Rocha said the 5K race, which will take place on Nov. 1, is meant to celebrate everything about the city it is named for. more »

Sep 18, 2014 People

Tripp Moss, left, joins the Homewood Patriots captains for the coin toss before the Vestavia Hills game.

Photo by Karim Shamsi-Basha.

Pats’ Moss out but not down

Homewood’s Patriots suffered a huge blow when linebacker Tripp Moss went down with a knee injury in the second quarter of the Patriots’ season-opening game at Decatur. more »

Sep 22, 2014 Sports

Nachos, a drink and the Momma’s Love sandwich create the classic meal at Momma Goldberg’s.

Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

Momma Goldberg's Deli

Every good Auburn Tiger can recognize the distinctive sight and smell of pepper jack cheese melted on Doritos. more »

Sep 23, 2014 Restaurants

Owner Melissa Mistrot at fab'rik.

Photo by Karim Shamsi-Basha.

fab’rik

Thirteen years ago, the first fab’rik clothing boutique opened in Atlanta as an idea from entrepreneur Dana Spinola. In August, the first Alabama location came to Homewood. more »

Sep 22, 2014 Businesses

Elizabeth Pasarilla-Richardson in a performance of Story Time.

Photo courtesy of Elizabeth Pasarilla-Richardson.

Transylvania-bound

Dracula at the Virginia Samford Theatre is opening just in time for Halloween. more »

Sep 22, 2014 People

Ken Jackson, right, unveiled a bronze depiction of him and his dog Remy, for whom the dog park was named. Birmingham Mayor William Bell, left, was also part of the ribbon-cutting event.

Photos by Madoline Markham.

Free to run

Remy's Dog Park at Red Mountain Park is now open. more »

Sep 22, 2014 People

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