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The seventh annual Homewood Witches Ride, set for Sunday, Oct. 27, has a new theme of “Follow the Call of the Disco Ball” and will feature the Disco Amigos. Read more


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The ride, hosted by Cahaba Cycles and Birmingham Bicycle Club, started at 7 p.m. on Wednesday night and lasted for about 45 minutes. Read more


Slow You Roll

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The study results, which are available in full on, encourage the creation of a bike-share program with 200 bikes and 20 docking stations around the city. Read more

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Slow You Roll

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The rides, which begin at Patriot Park, offer great health benefits, according to organizer Shawn Fitzwater, who says participants can “get off the couch, get outdoors and get great exercise.” Read more

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On June 16, Samford University professor Brian Toone set out to race 3,000 miles from Oceanside, California to Annapolis, Maryland. On Saturday, June 27, Toone crossed the finish line, completing the race in 10 days, 14 hours and 20 minutes. Read more

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​West Homewood resident Shawn Fitzwater bikes around the city every day, and his wife and two sons frequently join him in pedaling to Patriot Park. Read more

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BikeShare Presentation

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The city of Birmingham announced on Monday that it would begin a BikeShare program with REV Birmingham. The first step in a similar proposal is now on the Homewood City Council’s agenda. Read more


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