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May 14, 2017 6:57 PM People

World War II Veterans Visit

Jesse Chambers

Inverness residents Jim Fullerton, 94, and Don Young, 92, shared their wartime experiences with nearly 100 inquisitive students more

Mar 3, 2017 3:25 PM People


Photo by Jesse Chambers.

Robert Creel, owner of VIP Styling Center for Men, is perhaps a bit too modest, according to loyal customers at the shop at 2805 Crescent Ave. more

Jan 26, 2017 11:20 AM People


Photo by Frank Couch.

A charming New Orleans ritual comes to Central Park again on Feb. 28 with the return of the Homewood Mardi Gras Parade sponsored by the MOMS Club, Over the Mountain chapter, a support group for stay-at-home-mothers. more

Jan 26, 2017 9:24 AM News

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Jesse Chambers

Samford University led this year's planting of native tree seedlings along the Lakeshore Greenway near campus. more

Nov 6, 2016 7:14 PM People

“Design for Murder,” a whodunit written by George Batson, will be the Mystery Dinner Theatre production for fall at the Homewood Public Library. more

Sep 27, 2016 2:56 PM Businesses


Photo courtesy of The Bell Center.

It’s no secret that almost everyone in Alabama loves college football, so it makes sense that The Bell Center for Early Intervention Programs uses the sport as the theme of its largest annual fundraiser, the Tailgate Challenge. more

Jul 26, 2016 10:29 AM People


Photo by Dan Starnes.

The Homewood Library Foundation will host its third annual Block Party fundraiser in the Homewood Public Library parking lot Aug. 13 from 5 to 8 p.m. more

Jul 26, 2016 10:21 AM People

Taste of Homewood

Patty Bradley

If you like dressing up, sampling gourmet food and wine and supporting the arts in Birmingham, then head to the sixth annual Taste of Birmingham in The Grand Ballroom at The Club July 28, from 6 to 9 p.m. more

Jun 23, 2016 11:21 AM Businesses


Photo courtesy of Frances Smith.

Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church in Homewood will host its 67th annual Independence Day Festival — one of the largest holiday events in the Birmingham area — on July 4. more

Jun 23, 2016 11:17 AM Celebrations

The annual July 4th Festival in downtown Homewood will be July 4, from 5 to 9 p.m. The event is hosted by the city of Homewood and the Homewood Parks & Recreation Board. more

Jun 23, 2016 11:15 AM Celebrations


Photo by Stacey Jones Layman.

The annual Thunder on the Mountain fireworks display — one of Alabama’s most celebrated Independence Day events — returns to Vulcan Park and Museum in Birmingham on July 4 from 9 to 10 p.m. more

Jun 23, 2016 11:14 AM Celebrations


Photo by Dan Starnes.

There are a lot of 5K runs in the world, but there aren’t too many like the colorful Trak Shak Retro Run 5K in downtown Homewood July 30. more

Jun 23, 2016 11:09 AM People


Staff photo.

The merchants of downtown Homewood will line the sidewalks in front of their shops with merchandise discounted up to 75 percent at their 2016 Sidewalk Sale on July 30. more

Jun 23, 2016 11:00 AM Businesses


Photo courtesy of Red Mountain Park.

Check out Tuesday Night Trails, an ongoing series of group trail runs at Red Mountain Park on Tuesdays at 6 p.m. The free runs have a 5:30 p.m. sign in. more

May 26, 2016 12:33 PM People 1 Comments

Christ Fellowship Church (CFC) in Homewood will hold its Vacation Bible School at Patriot Park in West Homewood from Monday, June 6, through Thursday, June 9, from 6-8 p.m. each night. Admission is free. more

May 26, 2016 12:21 PM People

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Photo courtesy of Vulcan Park and Museum.

The event will be held at Vulcan Park and Museum on Sunday, June 5, from noon to 4 p.m. more

May 26, 2016 12:20 PM Celebrations


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The event, presented by Homewood Parks & Recreation, will be at Homewood Central Park on Saturday, June 11, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Admission is free. more

May 26, 2016 12:19 PM People

The youth of Shades Valley Lutheran Church in Homewood are planning their annual summer mission trip — this time to aid flood victims near San Antonio, Texas — but they need some financial help in order to make the journey happen. more

May 26, 2016 11:41 AM People


Photo courtesy of Brookwood Village.

The Brookwood Live! outdoor concert series will return to Brookwood Village in Homewood May 12 and May 19 with live music, dining options and, of course, shopping. more

Apr 28, 2016 3:12 PM People

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