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Highland Road ROW Work

Sydney Cromwell

The fiscal policy was set by the city council to govern how it spends money and maintains cash reserves in the budget. more

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Homewood Police Department

Photo by Madoline Markham.

Police responded this morning to the Travel Inn on Oxmoor Road. more

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Nexus Fitness

Courtesy of Knight Eady.

The gym will offer Crossfit and HIIT (high intensity interval training) classes. more

Businesses

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Photos by Sarah Cook.

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

People

Homewood schools and parks loan

Sydney Cromwell

The debt payments would be paid through a one-cent sales tax increase. more

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Pizzeria GM

Courtesy of Giani Respinto

Owner Giani Respinto presented a rendering of the pizzeria at the Sept. 26 council meeting. more

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Taco mama

Photo by Ana Good.

The restaurant describes its menu as a "taste of Chicago." more

Restaurants

City Council

Sydney Cromwell

The decision came after a brief executive session. more

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City Council

Sydney Cromwell

The council decided to set a work session for June 27 at 5 p.m. in the council work chambers in order to further discuss matters regarding the proposed zoning changes. more

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Post Office Pies concept

Courtesy of West Homewood Development Group.

The proposal, which includes a new location of Post Office Pies, condos and townhomes, was the only one received in the most recent request for proposals by the city. more

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Oxmoor Road Pipelines

Alagasco

Work began Feb. 22 on gas pipeline upgrades along Oxmoor Road, a project expected to be complete by late spring. more

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Post Office Pies concept

Courtesy of West Homewood Development Group.

Submitted by Hunter Lake of West Homewood Development Group, the proposal includes a group of condos and row houses anchored by a new location of the Avondale and Tuscaloosa restaurant Post Office Pies. more

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way of the cross

Photos by Madoline Markham.

For the 22nd year, a crowd of people from Homewood churches will make their way down Oxmoor Road, led by a huge wooden cross. more

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Photos courtesy of Taco Mama

The Taco Mama in Edgewood officially opened on Feb. 17. more

Businesses

Oak Grove Patriot Park Lot

Photo by Madoline Markham.

Ward 2 Representative Fred Hawkins said he anticipates receiving anywhere between one and three proposals for the lot, which has been under discussion for several months. more

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Oxmoor Road lot community meeting

Sydney Cromwell

The Nov. 4 meeting was planned by Mike Higginbotham, the administrator of the West Homewood Facebook page, at the Hub, next door to Seeds Coffee. It included both developers who had submitted proposals for the lot, along with council members. more

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Shiki

Photo by Frank Couch.

Shiki, a Thai and sushi restaurant, is scheduled to open in early November in the former Pinches Tacos location in Hallman Hill off Oxmoor Road. more

Businesses

All Saints Episcopal Parking

Sydney Cromwell

The church has about 180 students in its preschool and said they had heard concerns from neighbors about the traffic and on-street parking during daily drop-off and pickup. more

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In your July issue of The Homewood Star, you wrote an article on Mrs. Paula Smalley, a woman who was hit by a car in downtown Birmingham. My heart went out to Mrs. Smalley, and I wish nothing but the very best for her. more

Letters to the Editor

Homewood community forum

Erica Techo

A community forum at Raleigh Avenue Baptist Church focused on the problem of prostitution as well as what community members are doing to prevent it. more

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June 2018