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The draft is based on feedback from the city and residents during the Heart of Homewood master planning process. Read more

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Kamp Fender

The Homewood and John Carroll sports teams were in action last week. Read more

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Sydney Cromwell

The grants totaled above $50,000. Read more

Schools

The opening date is April 2. Read more

Restaurants

Homewood Basketball

Kyle Parmley

Homewood High School had a pair of basketball players make the inaugural Starnes Publishing All-South Metro Team. Read more

Sports

Jackson's Bar and Bistro

Sydney Cromwell

The restaurant plans to open in April. Read more

Restaurants

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Photo by Lexi Coon.

Executive Director Tony Cooper spoke about the history and impact of the nonprofit at the Homewood Chamber of Commerce luncheon on March 19. Read more

Businesses

The series of construction projects underway across the Homewood City Schools system will wrap up in February 2020, and the project managers are anticipating the budget will exceed the funding provided by the city. Read more

Schools

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Sydney Cromwell

The nook replaces some computer desks. Read more

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These agreements mean work can move forward on the two projects. Read more

News

The program is a response to increased pedestrian safety concerns at the school and Patriot Park. Read more

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Anne Dawson

Snacks and drinks were placed out for runners to enjoy afterwards. The route took them throughout downtown. Read more

People

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Sam Chandler

The Homewood Athletic Foundation hosted its fourth annual Cornapalooza cornhole tournament on Sunday, March 17, at Pizzeria G.M. Read more

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Clay-Chalkville vs. John Carroll Baseball

Kyle Parmley

The Homewood and John Carroll high school sports teams were in action last week. Read more

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Sydney Cromwell

The awards honored outstanding work by police staff throughout 2018. Read more

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Patriot Park Revamp

Photo by Ana Good.

The council also approved a fence for Bethel AME Church around its air conditioning units. Read more

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John Carroll Softball

Kyle Parmley

The Homewood and John Carroll sports teams were in action last week. Read more

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NCAA Track

Lexi Coon

Former Homewood High School standout Kiara Williams was one of four local alumni who competed this weekend at the NCAA Indoor Track and Field Championships in Birmingham. Read more

Sports

Firefighter Lane Townhomes

Courtesy of City of Homewood

This is the third development plan that Eyester Legg has presented to the city. Read more

News

Homewood Mardi Gras Parade

Layton Dudley

The Parade was held on Tuesday, March 5 at Homewood Central Park. Read more

People

3101 Overton Drive

Courtesy of City of Homewood

The property owner said she was willing to consider another alternative of splitting the lot into two single-family homes. Read more

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Extended stay hotels

Sydney Cromwell

Homewood City Council’s special issues committee intends to draft an ordinance capping how long people can stay at hotels within city limits, but the details of that ordinance are still unclear. Read more

News

Chili Cook-Off 2019

Photo by Jon Anderson

There were 152 teams competing to see who could make the best chili. Read more

News

Homewood Softball

Kyle Parmley

The Homewood and John Carroll high school sports teams were in action last week. Read more

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The pipe will be installed the first week of March. Read more

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Homewood Community Art Gallery

Courtesy of Diane Litsey, Homewood Arts Council

On display throughout March, the showing is a celebration of the Homewood City Schools 2019 Youth Art Month and will feature works from elementary, middle and high school students, said Diane Litsey, Homewood Arts Council chairman. Read more

Schools

Edgewood Station

Sydney Cromwell

Greenhouse will join Three15 Studio and the future Ruby Sunshine Cafe, which will open this summer. Read more

Restaurants

Forest Brook Sidewalks

Sydney Cromwell

The council also received a bid for the Patriot Park connector far outside its expected budget. Read more

News

Certified Local Government

Sydney Cromwell

This status will allow the commission to apply for federal grants for historic preservation work. Read more

News

Homewood vs Cullman

Layton Dudley

The Homewood High School sports teams were in action last week. Read more

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Ruby Sunshine Cafe has leased the former bartaco space. Read more

Restaurants

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Lexi Coon

Fraud and scams can come from many different forms, including hacks, phishing emails and malware. Read more

Businesses

Solar Energy

Sydney Cromwell

Bates said his research shows Homewood High School and Middle School use about 13,300 megawatt hours of electricity each year, costing the school system about $1.5 million in bills. Read more

Schools

Black History Month

Sydney Cromwell

From Martin Luther King Jr. to astronaut Mae Jemison, Lauren researches noteworthy historical figures for Black History Month and brings costumes and information to share with her school. Read more

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Homewood Basketball

Kyle Parmley

The Homewood High School sports teams were in action last week. Read more

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510 Tamworth Lane

Sydney Cromwell

The property owner had requested to rezone the triangular lot to be part of the development of a hotel and Bricktop's restaurant. Read more

News

Homewood High School senior Will Stone was named the Gatorade Alabama Boys Cross Country Runner of the Year for the third time on Monday. Read more

Sports

John Carroll Girls Soccer

Photo by Todd Lester

The Homewood High School and John Carroll Catholic girls and boys varsity soccer teams begin their 2019 seasons this week. Read more

Sports

Homewood Basketball

Kyle Parmley

The Homewood High School sports teams were in action last week. Read more

Sports

Homewood Basketball

Kyle Parmley

Homewood High School sophomore guard Bo Barber led the Patriots boys basketball team to a 38-34 victory on Wednesday night in the Class 6A, Area 10 tournament. Read more

Sports

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Photos by Lexi Coon.

Eight teams from both the United States and Canada competed in the wheelchair rugby tournament. Read more

People

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Sydney Cromwell

Residents came to the meetings to discuss problems on a number of streets. Read more

News

Homewood Track and Field

Photo by Kamp Fender

The Homewood High School sports teams were in action last week. Read more

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Homewood Track and Field

Photo by Sam Chandler

The Homewood High School boys and girls track and field teams claimed the Class 6A state titles at the state indoor meet for the second straight year. Read more

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