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An Easter tradition returns with The Way of the Cross procession on Good Friday, March 30, at 2 p.m. more

Feb 15, 2018 11:53 AM People

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Photo courtesy of Homewood-Mountain Brook Kiwanis Club.

The Homewood-Mountain Brook Kiwanis Club will host its annual Pancake Day charity fundraiser at The Exceptional Foundation on Saturday, March 17, from 7 a.m. to noon. more

Feb 15, 2018 11:50 AM People

Taste of Homewood

Photo by Patty Bradley.

Attendees will sample a wide variety of food and beverages from 30 local restaurants at the 17th annual Taste of Homewood, to be held in Rosewood Hall at SOHO Square, on Thursday, March 8, 5:30-8 p.m. more

Feb 15, 2018 11:44 AM People


Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

Entering its 14th year, The Exceptional Foundation’s Chili Cook-Off will be returning to Brookwood Village on March 3. more

Feb 15, 2018 11:43 AM People


Photo by Emily Featherston.

On March 18, residents will be able to go out to Red Hills Brewing Company to support the Homewood Athletic Foundation with some good, clean, cornhole fun once again. more

Feb 15, 2018 11:41 AM People

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Photo courtesy of the Homewood Public Library.

The ball, hosted by the Jane Austen Society of North America-Alabama Region, begins at 7 p.m. No prior ballroom dance experience is necessary, and a “caller” will provide instructions during the event. more

Feb 15, 2018 11:39 AM People

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Photo courtesy of Homewood Public Library.

The Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators regional chapter will come to Homewood Public Library in March as part of their annual conference. more

Feb 15, 2018 11:36 AM People

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There are many 10K races, but likely only one that offers runners mimosas — along with other wine and craft beer samples — after the race. more

Feb 15, 2018 11:34 AM People

Leading the way

Photo by Jesse Chambers

The festive event drew 125 moms, kids and spectators to Central Park Feb. 13. more

Feb 13, 2018 10:38 PM People

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Lexi Coon.

The invitational will continue through Sunday, Feb. 4 with games running from 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. on Saturday and 8:30 a.m.-12 p.m. on Sunday. more

Feb 3, 2018 11:09 AM People

The purpose of the party is to raise money to help serve underserved children and seniors through the Assistance League of Birmingham. more

Feb 1, 2018 4:05 PM People

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Courtesy of Solomon Crenshaw, Jr.

Zimmerman spent his junior high and high school years in Homewood. more

Jan 30, 2018 10:30 AM People


Emily Featherston

Fans of the amphibians flocked to Homewood from near and far. more

Jan 29, 2018 9:16 AM People

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Photo by Alyx Chandler.

Retired FBI agent gets ready to publish 2nd book of fictional trilogy. more

Jan 18, 2018 2:05 PM People


Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

The company is centered on celebratory yard signs, which are ordered and put up in front yards overnight. That way, the individual being celebrated wakes up to a fun, surprise decoration in the morning. more

Jan 18, 2018 2:02 PM People


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Senior Annie An instrumental in reshaping library’s tutoring program. more

Jan 18, 2018 1:57 PM People


Photos courtesy of Lakeshore Foundation.

The Lakeshore Foundation will host its Demolition Derby wheelchair rugby tournament on Feb. 2-4. The event will celebrate its 21st year and is one of the nation’s oldest adapted sporting events. more

Jan 18, 2018 1:43 PM People

The good times will roll at Central Park this month during the seventh annual MOMS Mardi Gras Parade. more

Jan 18, 2018 1:39 PM People


Photo courtesy of Homewood Public Library.

For romantic couples who want to go out on Valentine’s Day, there aren’t a lot of creative options, according to Leslie West, adult services librarian at Homewood Public Library. more

Jan 18, 2018 1:36 PM People

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Photo courtesy of Tomiko Franklin.

Couples seeking an exciting way to celebrate Valentine’s Day should perhaps look no further than the sixth annual Lover’s Leap at Red Mountain Park. more

Jan 18, 2018 1:33 PM People