Sarah Finnegan

This year, the Foundation gave more than $52,000 in funding, which is paid for through donations and fundraising events. more

Mar 19, 2018 12:35 PM Schools

Homewood High School Walkout

Courtesy of Karen Johns

According to Homewood City Schools, more than 1,100 students participated in the walkout today. more

Mar 14, 2018 5:24 PM Schools

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Sydney Cromwell

Co-owners Jennifer Mims and Nate Carlson are also opening two Real & Rosemary locations in Tuscaloosa this year. more

Mar 14, 2018 1:01 PM Restaurants

18th street

Rendering courtesy of city of Homewood.

The council also set a public hearing to consider changes to the zoning ordinance for home height limits in the Neighborhood Preservation District. more

Mar 12, 2018 9:01 PM News

Tree planting

Photo courtesy of Henry Hughes.

The Homewood Environmental Commission has been working for about six months on fulfilling the Tree City criteria. more

Mar 12, 2018 5:24 PM News


Sarah Finnegan

The annual event had 30 local vendors offering various samples of food ranging from Kickback Chicken biscuits from Holler And Dash to authentic Ethiopian cuisine from Red Sea to Baby Bites from Pastry Art Bake Shoppe. more

Mar 9, 2018 11:08 AM , News

Mecca Avenue Lot Subdivision

Sydney Cromwell

The commission also denied a request to rezone a house on Stuart Street for commercial use. These cases will be sent to the City Council for a final decision. more

Mar 6, 2018 8:26 PM News

Patriot Park Connector

Courtesy of City of Homewood

The public hearing will be set by the council at its next meeting on March 12. more

Mar 5, 2018 8:33 PM News


Sarah Finnegan

GBHS will bring dogs to the library every Monday in March and April. more

Mar 5, 2018 6:51 PM People

Homewood Police Department

Photo by Madoline Markham.

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

Mar 2, 2018 1:13 PM News


Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

The open house will be held at two times on March 22 at City Hall. more

Mar 2, 2018 9:36 AM News

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File Photo

The exemption will now be voted on by Jefferson County residents in the November general election. more

Mar 1, 2018 2:07 PM Schools

Patriot Park Connector

Courtesy of City of Homewood

The plan involves gaining easements from homes along the proposed sidewalk route in order to build it. more

Feb 26, 2018 8:27 PM News


Photo by Sydney Cromwell

There is now one SRO at each school, and a second officer added at the middle and high schools. more

Feb 22, 2018 3:52 PM Schools


Staff photo.

This survey covers transportation, green spaces and the appearance of streets around the downtown area. more

Feb 16, 2018 8:30 AM News


Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

City signs 5-year contract with economic research, development firm. more

Feb 15, 2018 11:21 AM Businesses


Sydney Cromwell

The order of new sidewalk projects will be determined after the city receives bids for projects on its high priority list. more

Feb 12, 2018 8:44 PM News

Homewood Shoe Hospital

Courtesy of Homewood Shoe Hospital

The 50-year-old company made the move in order to expand. more

Feb 8, 2018 11:58 AM Businesses


Sydney Cromwell

The city has until March 31 to create a rough draft of its Stormwater Management Program Plan. more

Feb 5, 2018 8:58 PM News


Courtesy of Kelly Landscape Arch

Parks and Recreation Director Berkley Squires said he hopes to start construction as soon as March. more

Feb 1, 2018 8:23 PM News

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