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Fire Department ISO Ranking

Sydney Cromwell

The ISO ranking system classifies fire departments from 1 to 10 based on their ability to provide fire protection. more

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Photo by Jesse Chambers

Come get to know the men and women who protect and serve the community at National Night out on Aug. 7. more

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Photo by Sydney Cromwell

Garrett is leaving for a position as the chief operating officer of the Foundry Ministries. Anastasia leaves to spend time with his grandchildren and perhaps do some part time work. more

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Mike Anastasia retires

Sydney Cromwell

The council also recognized retiring Fire Battalion Chief Mike Anastasia. more

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Photos by Sarah Finnegan.

On-street parking delays emergency responders. more

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Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

When John Bresnan was a child, he and his friend would often sit in front of his television set and watch the show “Emergency.” more

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Sydney Cromwell

The plans for additions at all five Homewood schools were presented to the public in October. more

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Homewood residents are encouraged to come get to know some of theirpublic safety representatives Tuesday, Aug. 1, at National Night Out. more

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Battalion Chief Brian Bonner

Sydney Cromwell

The council also recognized retiring fire department Battalion Chief Brian Bonner. more

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Fire at Sam's Grill

Sydney Cromwell

Sam's will likely be closed for a few weeks for repairs, Carr said, and adjacent businesses received some minor damage. more

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Sydney Cromwell

The firefighter, police officer and city employee of the year were also honored. more

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The brush fire started behind the Lowe's on Wildwood Parkway. more

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Photo by Grace Thornton.

A new project is going to take the Homewood Fire Department’s training up several levels — literally — come November, said Fire Chief John Bresnan. more

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Sam Chandler

A chemical spill was found Friday morning that resulted in several of the university's buildings to be evacuated. more

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Erica Techo

The first annual Health and Safety Day was held on June 11. more

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The event, presented by Homewood Parks & Recreation, will be at Homewood Central Park on Saturday, June 11, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Admission is free. more

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Sydney Cromwell

Firehouse Subs’ Public Safety Foundation raised $117,455 to provide extrication equipment, such as the Jaws of Life, and other tools to Homewood, Trussville, Tarrant, Center Point and Irondale fire departments. more

Businesses

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Erica Techo

The Chamber of Commerce luncheon included an Emergency Response Panel with public safety officials. more

Businesses

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Photo courtesy of Mary Stephens Pugh.

The Homewood Fire Department paid a visit to Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic School during Fire Prevention Week in October. more

Private Schools

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Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

Homewood Fire Department Lt. Gus Murphree said he was first to arrive on scene at the BP gas station on the corner of Lakeshore Parkway and Columbiana Road. more

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