Photos courtesy of Emi Ferderber.

What Homewood High alumna Emi Ferderber loves about marching band is that every individual in the band contributes to the overall sound. more

May 22, 2017 10:42 AM People


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The market will still be at Shades Valley Community Church, 160 Oxmoor Road, but this year the vendors’ tents and food trucks will be in the church’s front parking lot rather than the side. more

May 22, 2017 10:34 AM People


Photo courtesy of Shades Valley Lutheran Church.

The sale is at the church, filling the fellowship hall with overflow into several classrooms. This year’s garage sale is June 16-17 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., at 720 Shades Creek Parkway in Homewood, across from the Macy’s end of Brookwood Village. more

May 22, 2017 10:33 AM People


Photo courtesy of Nan Teninbaum.

The pageant is June 7–10 at 7 p.m. at the Wright Center at Samford University. more

May 22, 2017 10:31 AM People


Photo courtesy of Samford University.

From music and dance to science and philosophy, Samford University is offering a variety of summer programs for children and teens. more

May 22, 2017 10:30 AM People

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Photo courtesy of Peggy Gunnels.

Trinity West Homewood’s Oakmont Campus will continue a tradition from its days as Oakmont United Methodist Church. The seventh annual Spree is back June 10 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. more

May 22, 2017 10:25 AM People


Photo courtesy of Christ Fellowship Church.

Vacation Bible school (VBS) has been around in churches in the South for a long time — and Homewood is no exception. more

May 22, 2017 10:21 AM People


Photo courtesy of Vulcan Park and Museum.

A Birmingham icon turns 113 years old this year, and everyone is welcome to come celebrate at his birthday party. more

May 22, 2017 10:20 AM People

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Photo courtesy of John Carroll Catholic High School.

Holocaust survivor Marion Blumenthal Lazan shared her story during a recent visit to John Carroll Catholic High School. The students were fascinated by her endurance and her message. more

May 22, 2017 10:01 AM People


Photos by Sarah Finnegan.

Aidan Cockrell has all the confidence of a star athlete. The Hall-Kent fifth-grader may not measure up to his peers on a height chart, but he works just as hard and doesn’t let his size difference bring him down. more

May 22, 2017 9:43 AM People

Nominations for the Community Member and Community Cause of the Year can be submitted here. The deadline to nominate is June 30. more

May 19, 2017 3:16 PM People

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Alyx Chandler

The ride, hosted by Cahaba Cycles and Birmingham Bicycle Club, started at 7 p.m. on Wednesday night and lasted for about 45 minutes. more

May 18, 2017 1:06 PM People

You can help us find interesting people from Homewood who are now living and working in the greatest city in the world -- New York. more

May 14, 2017 6:57 PM People

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Photo by Lexi Coon.

Team USA will be competing against Team Canada and Team Japan for the first time since the 2016 Paralympics in Rio. more

May 9, 2017 4:28 PM People

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Photo by Lexi Coon.

This year there are 20 inaugural torchbearers, two of whom are Homewood residents. more

May 9, 2017 12:06 PM People

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Photos by Lexi Coon.

While the race raised money for the Foundation, event organizer Lisa Bright said she also hopes it also raised awareness for those struggling with drug or alcohol addiction. more

Apr 30, 2017 2:56 PM People

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Ron Burkett

Homewood Grown was held April 20, from 6 to 9 p.m. at SoHo on the Plaza. Presentations were given on the five Teacher Impact Award winners more

Apr 27, 2017 9:28 AM People


Photo courtesy of Rick Batson.

Duo traverses the country to find its natural beauty; now their next challenge is Peru’s Machu Picchu. more

Apr 25, 2017 12:05 PM People


Photos by Sarah Cook.

Resident who has seen changes over 4 decades is a good neighbor to all on Oxmoor Road. more

Apr 25, 2017 12:03 PM People


Photo by Emily Featherston.

For SoHo Social executive chef Taylor Hughes, brunch is a meal he thinks is uniquely fun. more

Apr 25, 2017 11:59 AM People