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Photo by Sarah Finnegan

Originally held in Avondale, Katie Harris-Lovoy with Community Grief Support said the move to Brookwood Village allows more space for both people and parking. more

People

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Photo courtesy of The Archibald Project

A nonprofit with Homewood ties is aiming to keep families in Congo together, while also facilitating necessary adoptions. more

People

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Photo by Lexi Coon.

Resident establishes company that offers classes for all ages. more

Businesses

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Photos by Lexi Coon.

USGA championship manager John Coppins discussed the U.S. Women’s Open coming to Birmingham at the Homewood Chamber of Commerce luncheon on May 15. more

Businesses

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Photos by Lexi Coon.

Hoar Program Management expects all construction to be complete by October 2019. more

Businesses

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Photos by Lexi Coon.

The Foundation recognized five teachers — one from each Homewood school — who earned the 2018 Teacher Impact Award. more

Schools

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Kyle Bass, executive director of the Homewood Theatre, is looking to make it more of a "community fixture" in the near future. more

Businesses

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Courtesy of the National Weather Service.

Schools will dismiss at 1 p.m. on March 19. more

Schools

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Courtesy of the Jefferson County Department of Health.

The vaccine baits will be distributed March 20-23. more

News

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Superintendents, including Homewood's Bill Cleveland, and the Jefferson County and Shelby County sheriff's office met on March 12 to discuss school safety with local representatives. more

News

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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

People

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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

People

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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

People

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Photo courtesy of Appear Photography Wedding and Events.

For those who are looking to celebrate their marriage with a spectacular view and without the hassle of planning a wedding, Vulcan Park and Museum is offering ceremony packages for couples on Feb. 14. And Vulcan is their witness. more

People

While the fox is believed to be the same from recent sightings, the Homewood Police Department urge report any other sick foxes they see. more

News

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Photo by Lexi Coon.

After growing their customers base through an online store for three years, sisters Kim Morin and Kristie Richardson, owners of La Bella Sol Boutique, have opened a storefront in Brookwood Village. more

Businesses

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After a few years of changing spaces, the Junior League of Birmingham’s annual shopping fundraiser, Market Noel, has found a new home: the Finley Center at the Hoover Metropolitan Complex. more

People

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Photos by Lexi Coon.

Rowers hit their stride, help others find theirs with new Birmingham Area Youth Rowing program. more

People

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Photo by Lexi Coon.

Downtown Homewood welcomes new boutique business, Forecast Salon. more

Businesses

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Photo by Lexi Coon.

“We’re not only here to promote the big guy, but we do a lot of things that we do to educate our local community and our visitors about our history,” said Morgan Black, director of marketing and public relations for the park and museum. more

Businesses

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Homewood Star August 2019