Photo by Lexi Coon.

After growing their customers base through an online store for three years, sisters Kim Morin and Kristie Richardson, owners of La Bella Sol Boutique, have opened a storefront in Brookwood Village. more

Oct 19, 2017 3:02 PM Businesses


Photos by Jesse Chambers.

Hemline is a popular New Orleans-based chain of women’s boutiques with 23 stores in six Southern states. That includes Hemline Birmingham, which opened in Homewood in August and is only the second Alabama location. more

Oct 19, 2017 2:43 PM Businesses


Sydney Cromwell

The 18th annual Alabama Retailers of the Year award ceremony was held on Oct. 17 at Vestavia Country Club. more

Oct 17, 2017 2:48 PM Businesses

Real & Rosemary

Frank Couch

The owners have asked the council to consider making Reese Street a one-way road from Central Avenue to Linden Avenue. more

Oct 16, 2017 7:52 PM Restaurants 1 Comments

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Photo by Erica Techo

The children's clothing consignment shop announced it would be closing through a Facebook post on Sept. 24. more

Oct 4, 2017 9:40 AM Businesses

H&M Brookwood Village

Courtesy of Brookwood Village

The retailer is set to open summer 2018. more

Sep 22, 2017 6:51 PM Businesses

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Photo by Sam Chandler.

Homewood resident hops in saddle of his new business, Spokesman Cycle Ads LLC. more

Sep 21, 2017 1:38 PM Businesses


Sydney Cromwell

Both Waggoner and Faulkner announced their intentions to run for re-election in 2018 at the chamber luncheon. more

Sep 19, 2017 2:33 PM Businesses


Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

Snyder said she expects to relocate in November. more

Sep 18, 2017 9:43 PM Restaurants

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Lexi Coon

Dr. Jonathan Bass with Samford University spoke to the monthly chamber luncheon about the history and significance of hogs in Alabama. more

Aug 15, 2017 4:34 PM Businesses

Classic Wine Company

Sydney Cromwell

Since Do Di Yo's closed, the restaurant space has been redesigned to house multiple tenants. more

Aug 8, 2017 11:28 AM Businesses

Birmingham Restaurant Week

Courtesy of Birmingham Restaurant Week.

Restaurant Week 2017 will last from Aug. 11 to Aug. 20. more

Aug 1, 2017 12:57 PM Restaurants

Sidewalk Sale

Layton Dudley

Homewood merchants participated in the 6th annual Sidewalk Sale on Saturday, July 29th. Many stores had tables and tents outside while some hosted indoors as well. Customers enjoyed discounts and free items from many locations in downtown Homewood. more

Jul 31, 2017 4:05 PM Businesses

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Erica Techo

The Eggs and Issues breakfast was co-sponsored by the Greater Shelby, South Shelby, Homewood, Mountain Brook and Montevallo chambers of commerce. more

Jul 31, 2017 1:01 PM Businesses

Mark Driskill said a wood-fired grill will be central to his restaurant's menu. more

Jul 31, 2017 12:40 PM Restaurants

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Photo by Lexi Coon.

Downtown Homewood welcomes new boutique business, Forecast Salon. more

Jul 24, 2017 12:29 PM Businesses

The restaurant will open at 800 Green Springs Highway. more

Jul 10, 2017 5:25 PM Restaurants 5 Comments

The Smocking Bird has been open for more than 30 years, but as of a few months ago, it welcomed a new owner to the shop: Cobbie Llewellyn. more

Jun 30, 2017 3:01 PM Women of Homewood 2017

Family and a passion for Homewood is what brought this dynamic realty team together. more

Jun 30, 2017 2:59 PM Women of Homewood 2017

Thirty-six years ago this September, Lynda Rothoff opened The Korduroy Krocodile in Homewood. She and a friend knew someone whose shop was closing, they happened upon a building to rent and dove in headfirst to owning a business. more

Jun 30, 2017 2:57 PM Women of Homewood 2017

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