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Photo by Erin Nelson.

Mountain Brook Firefighters Local 1295 and Homewood Firefighters Local 1288 are joining with Tonya Jones SalonSpa and Cahaba Brewery for the 2019 version of Shave-A-Firefighter, which culminates with an event Dec. 6 at Tonya Jones SalonSpa. Read more

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Photo courtesy of Sharon Smith.

Homes in Vestavia Hills and Mountain Brook, including the home of the president of Samford University in Homewood, will be on display during this year’s Legacy League Home Tour. Read more

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Photo courtesy of Alabama Ballet.

The Alabama Ballet is one of eight companies licensed by The George Balanchine Trust to perform his version of “The Nutcracker.” Read more

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Photo courtesy of Birmingham Boys Choir.

The Birmingham Boys Choir will once again return to Briarwood Presbyterian Church in December for its Christmas concert. The 42nd annual concert is set for Dec. 19 at 7 p.m. and is a free gift to the community. Read more

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The Homewood community will hold its annual Christmas Parade and star lighting Thursday, Dec. 5, at 6:30 p.m. Read more

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Photo by Erin Nelson Starnes Media

Homewood will be a little brighter this holiday season, with many new decorations slated to premiere. Read more

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Photo by Erin Nelson.

City councilors from the Birmingham metro area, including some from Homewood, are making a push to educate residents about what they can and can’t recycle. Read more

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Green Skies Over Homewood 11-2-19

Photo by Jesse Chambers.

This work has been rewarded by the city’s designation as a Tree City USA in 2019-20 for the second consecutive year, according to HEC chair Amy Milam. Read more

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Photos by Erin Nelson.

After four candidates interviewed, Hardin emerged as the new councilor after the council unanimously approved the choice. Read more

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Photo by Erin Nelson Starnes Media

To explore the grounds of the Pink House, the magnificent Italianate stucco home built in Edgewood in 1921 by artists Georges and Eleanor Bridges, is to venture into what seems like another world, another time. Read more

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Tour an open house this weekend from 2-4 p.m. Read more

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Homewood Planning Commission

Photo by Jacob Cole.

The Homewood Planning Commission meeting on Tuesday turned contentious after residents raised concerns about the proposed new zoning plan for downtown. Read more

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Tour an open house this weekend from 2-4 p.m. Read more

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Homewood City Council Nov. 4, 2019

Photo by Erin Nelson Starnes Media

The Homewood City Council swore in John Hardin at its Nov. 4 meeting. Read more

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Tour an open house this weekend from 2-4 p.m. Read more

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Tour an open house this weekend from 2-4 p.m. Read more

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Homewood City Council

Photo by Jacob Cole

The Homewood City Council came to a decision at its Oct. 21 meeting. Read more

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Photo courtesy of Rhodemarie Maron.

The sixth annual Blazer Bolt for Brain Cancer 5K and 1-mile fun run/walk, held Saturday, Oct. 19, in Homewood featured a record 44 teams. Read more

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The Homewood City Council is accepting applications for its open Ward 5, Place 2 seat until Monday, Oct. 21, at 4:30 p.m. Read more

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Photos by Erin Nelson.

The Meals on Wheels of Central Alabama program runs two routes in Homewood, serving 12 senior citizens total, with the Homewood Senior Center anchoring those routes. Read more

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