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Photo courtesy of Oregon Athletics

During an Oregon game, Aaron Feld can be seen on the sidelines with energy to spare and a mustache that elicits jealousy from many. more

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The Salvation Army Women’s Auxiliary installed officers at their September meeting. more

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Photo courtesy of Homewood Public Library

Residents can make sure their sensitive documents are securely destroyed at the Homewood Public Library’s annual document shredding and electronics recycling day. more

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Samford University will host the annual Miss Samford Pageant, now in its 71st year, at the Wright Center on Nov. 17 at 7 p.m. more

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Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

Market Noel will once again be held at the Finley Center this November, offering area residents a chance to purchase holiday gifts, food and enjoy other features. more

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Vulcan Park Foundation will honor 13 Birmingham-area residents who’ve shown civic pride and leadership at the fifth annual Vulcans Community Awards. more

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Homewood resident Greg Wingo combines ambassadorship with adventure running. more

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Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

Members of the Homewood Environmental Commission are thinking green with a series of events to plant new trees and protect existing ones. more

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Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

Union Missionary Baptist Church has welcomed its congregation into the same building in Rosedale every Sunday for 131 years. more

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Photo by Lexi Coon

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

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Photo by Alyx Chandler.

Homewood City Schools Foundation is holding their fifth annual Grateful Dads Band Jam on Nov. 14, from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. more

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Photo by Alyx Chandler.

A quick drive around Homewood neighborhoods in October and November will reveal a multitude of Red Ribbon Week signs, all stating the same promise: to be drug-free. more

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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

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Submitted by Molly Heathcock

Homewood resident Julia Anne Heathcock will be performing as Clara in Birmingham Ballet’s “The Nutcracker,” for performances at the Alabama Theatre at the end of November. more

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Photos by Lexi Coon.

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

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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

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Courtesy of Jennifer Andress

The bridge is a cooperative project between Homewood, Mountain Brook, Birmingham and ALDOT. more

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The fifth annual Blazer Bolt for Brain Cancer, created to support those who are battling the disease and to fund research, will take place in downtown Homewood on Oct. 20. more

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This October, Sheetal Cordry has helped organize a Walk for Williams at Patriot Park. more

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Photo courtesy of the Homewood Chamber of Commerce

After playing 18 holes, participants will eat lunch catered by a chamber member restaurant. Members will also donate door prizes. more

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