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


Staff photo.

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


Photo courtesy of Homewood Chamber of Commerce.

The Homewood Chamber of Commerce will host its largest annual fundraiser, the Homewood Chamber Golf Classic, at the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail at Oxmoor Valley on Thursday, Oct. 26, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. more

Sep 21, 2017 10:07 AM People


Photo courtesy of Vulcan Park and Museum.

Vulcan Park and Museum will host its popular Vulcan AfterTunes outdoor concert series in October, with a series of three top-quality headliners offering indie-folk, New Orleans brass and alt-country. more

Sep 21, 2017 9:56 AM People

A big crowd

Photo by Jesse Chambers

The Bell Center saw a big crowd turn out for its annual fundraiser, which featured good food, kids' activities and college football hype. more

Aug 27, 2017 4:22 PM People

Lil' Lambs Consignment Sale 2014

Photo courtesy of Trinity United Methodist Church.

The public sale will be Sept. 15 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., and Sept. 16 from 9 a.m. to noon. Many items will be half-price Sept. 16. more

Aug 17, 2017 10:43 AM People


Photos courtesy of Jennifer Crumpton.

A graduate of Samford University with a degree in journalism, she also began a career as a writer, author, speaker and commentator. more

Aug 17, 2017 10:26 AM People

Posing with fire helmets

Photo by Jesse Chambers

Hundreds of people filled the parking lot at Shades Valley Community Church Tuesday evening to meet Homewood's first responders and enjoy food, fun and live music. more

Aug 1, 2017 10:17 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

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

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