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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

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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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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

Ready, set, go!

Photo of Jesse Chambers

The annual event raised money for the expanded Ronald McDonald House more

Jan 29, 2018 9:11 AM News

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Photo by Jesse Chambers

Planners presented two alternatives for improved access on Arrington Blvd. at a Vulcan Park meeting Jan. 18. more

Jan 19, 2018 12:08 PM News 1 Comments


Photos courtesy of Lucky Cat Rolled Creams.

Selling ice cream can be fun, according to Greg and Hannah Slamen, purveyors of rolled ice cream — a popular Asian street food — at Lucky Cat Rolled Creams. more

Jan 18, 2018 2:00 PM Restaurants


Photo courtesy of John Lowry.

Shades Cahaba Elementary School will host its annual Winter Festival at the school Saturday, Feb. 24, from noon to 4 p.m. more

Jan 18, 2018 1:46 PM Shades Cahaba


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


Photo by Jesse Chambers.

Proceeds from spring and fall sales help fund Trinity’s mission and community outreach projects in Birmingham, other cities and other countries. more

Jan 18, 2018 1:25 PM People

Bringing joy

Photo by Jesse Chambers.

The Homewood Police Department delivered Santa to the Foundation for his annual visit. more

Dec 13, 2017 12:19 PM People


Photo courtesy of Red Mountain Garden Club.

Members of the Red Mountain Garden Club have worked since 1955 to help raise money to maintain the iconic Memorial Garden at the Birmingham Museum of Art. more

Nov 16, 2017 2:39 PM People


Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

Homewood residents can get into the holiday spirit in a big way when the city hosts its annual Christmas parade downtown on Wednesday, Dec. 6, at 6:30 p.m. more

Nov 16, 2017 2:20 PM People

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Jesse Chambers

The annual planting, held by Homewood Environmental Commission and Samford University, drew about 80 volunteers on Saturday morning. more

Nov 5, 2017 6:51 PM People


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

One of the visual artists

Photo by Jesse Chambers.

The Homewood Arts Council once again presented Pickin' in the Park and Handmade Art Show as part of its annual Sunday in the Park community event, on Oct. 15. more

Oct 15, 2017 9:21 PM People


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Pickin’ in the Park and Handmade Art Show will take place at Central Park on Sunday, Oct. 15, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., as part of Sunday in the Park, according to Arts Council president Diane Litsey. more

Sep 21, 2017 10:11 AM People

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