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Sydney Cromwell

The restaurant is occupying the former Urban Cookhouse space. more

Restaurants

Homewood Planning Commission

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The Homewood Planning Commission on Tuesday approved two requests presented by Wesley Cline of LMOB Properties LLC. more

News

Saw's on the Side

Sydney Cromwell

Saw's on the Side is located next to Saw's BBQ. more

Restaurants

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Photos by Lexi Coon.

Homewood Police Department officers led him into The Exceptional Foundation's gym with a short motorcade. more

People

Hall-Kent facility dog

Sydney Cromwell

The board also approved changes to its construction contracts. more

Schools

Walter Schoel Engineering was hired in August to study flooding problems in these residential areas. more

News

Oak Mountain vs. Homewood Girls Basketball

Kyle Parmley

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

, Homewood

Demolition on 18th Street

Sarah Finnegan

The hotel will eventually be joined by new retail buildings along 18th Street. more

Businesses

Oak Mountain vs. Homewood Girls Basketball

Kyle Parmley

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

Sports

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Sydney Cromwell

The tree plantings are part of Homewood's Tree City USA status. more

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Hena Street

Courtesy of Google Maps

The hearing will be Dec. 17. more

News

Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

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This was the Patriot Band's ninth time participating in the parade. more

HHS

Homewood vs. Pinson Valley Football

Photo by James Nicholas

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

Homewood

Homewood vs. Pinson Valley Football

Photo by James Nicholas

The Homewood High School football team fell to Pinson Valley on Friday night in the Class 6A quarterfinals. more

Homewood

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Photo by Todd Lester

Here's a look at some of the local high school football playoff games this week. more

Homewood

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Birmingham Museum of Art R. Hugh Daniel Director Graham Boettcher spoke about the museum and its future at the Nov. 20 Homewood Chamber of Commerce luncheon. more

Businesses

Curio Hotel

Courtesy of Scotty Stanford

The development would expand the scope of a project originally proposed in 2017. more

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Photo by Todd Lester

The HHS Band will be in New York for the Macy's Thanksgiving Parade during the football team's Nov. 23 game. more

Schools

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Photo by Todd Lester

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

Sports

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Photo by Todd Lester

The Homewood High School football team is moving on to the Class 6A quarterfinals after a win over Gardendale on Friday night. more

Homewood

Brookwood Village Front Exterior

Photo by Madoline Markham.

The store will open Nov. 23. more

Businesses

Mark's Joint

Courtesy of Mark's Joint Backyard BBQ

Urban Cookhouse relocated in late 2017. more

Restaurants

Security camera

Sydney Cromwell

The new camera system will be installed in all the schools. more

Schools

Homewood Football

James Nicholas

Here's a look at some of the local high school football playoff games this week. more

Homewood

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Sarah Finnegan

Homewood High School's sports teams were in action last week. more

Homewood

Homewood Football

James Nicholas

The Homewood High School football team sealed a 24-14 victory over Athens in the first round of the Class 6A playoffs. more

Homewood

No challenger pulled off a major upset in the state legislature in the Greater Birmingham area. more

News

Homewood Elections

Sydney Cromwell

Homewood voters supported the bill, but the rest of Jefferson County narrowly voted against it. more

News

Planning Commission, Nov. 6, 2018

Sydney Cromwell

The Planning Commission will not vote on the case until the City Council decides whether the developers can build in a natural buffer zone. more

News

Homewood vs Paul Bryant

Layton Dudley

Here's a look at some of the local high school football games this week, as the playoffs begin. more

Homewood

City Council Nov. 5, 2018

Sydney Cromwell

The council also approved changes to city ordinances for food trucks and certain business license fees. more

News

Homewood vs Paul Bryant

Layton Dudley

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

Sports

Homewood vs Paul Bryant

Layton Dudley

The Homewood High School football team closed its regular season with a 31-21 victory over Paul Bryant on Friday night. more

Homewood

The suspect, Cordell Forman, is accused of taking his child from the child's mother in a custody dispute. more

News

BJCTA bus talks continue

Sydney Cromwell

The changes will now take effect Dec. 3. more

News

Homewood Parking

Sydney Cromwell

The city is also taking steps to increase parking availability on 29th Avenue South and 19th Place South. more

News

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Sydney Cromwell

Matt Folker plans to open the shop Nov. 1. more

Businesses 2 Comments

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Jimmy Mitchell

Here's a look at some of the local high school football games this week. more

Homewood

Homewood Volleyball

Kyle Parmley

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

Homewood

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Jimmy Mitchell

Homewood fell to Jackson-Olin on Thursday night in cold, rainy conditions. more

Homewood

John Carroll Football

Photo by James Nicholas

John Carroll finished the 2018 season with a 1-9 record. more

John Carroll

Trinity UMC Construction

Courtesy of Trinity United Methodist Church

The church has planned a number of renovations and an addition. more

News

Homewood Football

Photo by Jonathan Norris

Here's a look at some of the local high school football games this week. more

Sports

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

Homewood

Homewood Football

Photo by Jonathan Norris

The Homewood High School football team picked up a 27-13 victory over Carver on Friday. more

Homewood

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The Homewood Star has worked with Birmingham Watch and the Alabama Initiative for Independent Journalism to compile the following list of candidates on the ballot in your area. more

People

John Carroll Football

Photo by James Nicholas

The John Carroll football team struggled on Thursday night. more

John Carroll

The gym is targeting an early December opening. more

Businesses

Board of Education

Sydney Cromwell

The vote will be held countywide Nov. 6. more

Schools 1 Comments

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To make your money and earnings meet your dreams and goals, Powell said you need a plan, and one that works for you. more

Businesses

Lid Bill Vote

Sydney Cromwell

The exemption will be a local amendment on the Nov. 6 ballot. more

Schools

Edgewood Station

Sydney Cromwell

The restaurant's last day will be Nov. 1. more

Restaurants 2 Comments

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Jimmy Mitchell

Here's a look at some of the local high school football games this week. more

Sports

Mecca Avenue Stormwater

Sydney Cromwell

The special issues committee also took a look at a request from Trinity UMC to close part of the sidewalk for construction. more

News

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Jimmy Mitchell

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

Homewood

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Alyx Chandler

The 25th Annual Handmade Art Show and Pickin' in the Park featured a sunny afternoon of art, string instruments and family fun on Sunday, Oct. 14, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. more

People

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Jimmy Mitchell

Homewood picked up another region win on Friday night, knocking off Chelsea. more

Homewood

BJCTA Bus Route 42/31

Courtesy of BJCTA

The BJCTA will hold three more public hearings to inform people about changes to routes in Homewood and other areas of Birmingham. more

News

Homewood Football

Photo by James Nicholas

Here's a look at some of the local high school football games this week. more

Sports

The BJCTA will hold several public hearings on changes to its routes in Homewood and other cities. more

News

Homewood Football

Photo by James Nicholas

Homewood and John Carroll's high school sports teams were in action last week. more

Sports

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The Walk for Williams, which was a fundraiser for the Williams Syndrome Association, saw its first iteration on Oct. 6 at Patriot Park. more

People

Briarwood vs. John Carroll

Layton Dudley

The John Carroll Catholic High School football team lost to Briarwood Christian 42-12 on Friday night. more

John Carroll

Homewood Football

Photo by James Nicholas

The Homewood High School football team held off Minor to secure a 31-28 win on Friday. more

Homewood

Board of Zoning Adjustments

Sydney Cromwell

The developers may choose to resubmit at a future date. more

News

The master planning process has been in the works for over a year with the help of the Regional Planning Commission of Greater Birmingham. The first draft of the master plan was presented to the Homewood City Council in July. more

News

Where's The Chair Wednesdays

Courtesy of the American Cancer Society

Where's the Chair Wednesdays is a new campaign by the American Cancer Society. more

People

Special Issues Committee Oct. 1, 2018

Sydney Cromwell

The public safety committee also tabled discussion of an ordinance around Bird scooters and other "shared mobility" companies. more

News

Homewood vs. Center Point

Layton Dudley

Here's a look at the local high school football games this week. more

Sports

Homewood vs. Center Point

Layton Dudley

Homewood and John Carroll's high school sports teams were in action last week. more

Sports

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