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 4 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

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

Samford safety drill

Caroline Summers, Samford University

Samford's College of Health Sciences has moved its annual disaster simulation training exercises from campus to the church's gym and recreation center at 1114 Oxmoor Road. more »

Apr 4, 2016 4:38 PM People

Voting will be held April 12 for all primary races in which no candidate got 50 percent or more of the vote. more »

Apr 4, 2016 11:10 AM News


Sydney Cromwell

Firehouse Subs’ Public Safety Foundation raised $117,455 to provide extrication equipment, such as the Jaws of Life, and other tools to Homewood, Trussville, Tarrant, Center Point and Irondale fire departments. more »

Mar 31, 2016 12:38 PM Businesses

Francisco Javier Salguero

Homewood Police Department

Police obtained a warrant for the suspect on Wednesday, March 30. more »

Mar 31, 2016 11:18 AM News

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Sydney Cromwell

Throughout the month of March, Merrill Lynch raised over $7,000 through individual donations and corporate matching. more »

Mar 29, 2016 5:09 PM Businesses

Bendy's Cookies and Cream

Courtesy of Wendy Treadwell

Wendy said customers can make a sandwich with their choice of ice cream and cookies, or add a scoop of ice cream on top of their specialty desserts. more »

Mar 29, 2016 8:59 AM Businesses

Homewood vs LeFlore 6A Finals

Frank Couch

The postseason honors are pouring in for the state champion and runner-up programs. more »

Mar 25, 2016 12:20 PM Sports

Homewood City Schools Foundation

Frank Couch

This spring’s Homewood City Schools Foundation grants total $36,000 and will be divided between all five schools in the system. more »

Mar 23, 2016 4:42 PM Schools 1 Comments

A recap of the March 21, 2016 Homewood committee and City Council decisions. more »

Mar 21, 2016 10:54 PM News

Weily Soong 3-15-16

Photo by Jon Anderson

Allergy and asthma doctor shares about the decimation of infectious diseases and spread of allergies, autoimmune diseases more »

Mar 15, 2016 3:38 PM Businesses

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Erica Techo

A fundraiser for Hope Scarves' new initiative, Sweet Hope Alabama, was held at fab'rik on March 14. more »

Mar 15, 2016 9:35 AM People

City Council

Sydney Cromwell

The council also heard a request to build a front yard fence at 1732 Wellington Road. more »

Mar 14, 2016 8:07 PM News

Real & Rosemary

Frank Couch

The fast-casual restaurant is set to open for lunch and dinner on Tuesday, March 15. more »

Mar 14, 2016 5:03 PM Businesses

Historic Homewood

Photo courtesy of Birmingham, Ala. Public Library Archives.

The opening reception, originally set for February, was rescheduled after a threat of severe weather. more »

Mar 14, 2016 3:30 PM News

Taste of Homewood

Patty Bradley

The 15th annual Taste of Homewood took place Thursday, March 10. more »

Mar 11, 2016 10:48 AM Businesses

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Courtesy of Volkert Engineering

The plan includes a variety of solutions, from repaving to crack seals and seal coats, to improve and preserve roads depending on their condition. more »

Mar 8, 2016 10:04 AM News 2 Comments

Post Office Pies concept

Courtesy of West Homewood Development Group.

The proposal, which includes a new location of Post Office Pies, condos and townhomes, was the only one received in the most recent request for proposals by the city. more »

Mar 7, 2016 9:30 PM News

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Sydney Cromwell

Over 100 teams brought their best chili recipes to Brookwood Village for the Chili Cook-off. more »

Mar 5, 2016 9:25 PM People

Homewood vs Muscle Shoals 6A Finals

Frank Couch

The Patriots earned their first boys basketball state championship with a win over Muscle Shoals. more »

Mar 5, 2016 5:05 PM Sports 1 Comments

Homewood vs LeFlore 6A Finals

Frank Couch

LeFlore put three scorers over 20 points in the Class 6A Girls State Final to defeat Homewood. more »

Mar 5, 2016 3:20 PM Sports

BUL Empowerment Essay Contest

Frank Couch

The Patriots and Lady Patriots will compete in the Class 6A State Final on Saturday. more »

Mar 4, 2016 12:22 PM Sports

Slow You Roll

Photo by Frank Couch.

The final public involvement meeting for the potential Homewood bike-share program is Thursday, March 3 at Cahaba Cycles from 5 to 7 p.m. more »

Mar 2, 2016 5:00 PM News

Homewood vs Huffman Final Four

Frank Couch

Luke Touliatos scored nine straight points in the final two minutes to break a tie against Huffman. more »

Mar 2, 2016 3:56 PM Sports

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Scott Butler Frank Couch

Homewood put three players in double figures on Wednesday in the Class 6A State Semifinal. more »

Mar 2, 2016 2:09 PM Sports


Photo By Scott Butler

Both Homewood High School basketball teams will be in action on Wednesday at Legacy Arena at the BJCC. more »

Mar 1, 2016 1:01 PM Sports

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