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Homewood City Council

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Homewood Mayor Scott McBrayer signed the anti-human trafficking proclamation at the Jan. 13 council meeting. Read more

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Homewood Planning Commission

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Amending the plan will allow for the construction of a new Hibachi Express restaurant at 216 State Farm Parkway. Read more

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The Friends of Shades Creek group will host an outdoor hike starting at 2 p.m. before the festival begins at 3 p.m. The event is free of charge, with snacks and drinks at the site for sale. Read more

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The Lakeshore Foundation will host the 33rd annual Pioneer Classic wheelchair basketball tournament this month. It will begin Friday, Jan. 17, and finish Sunday, Jan. 19, with a slate of championship games. Read more

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The Lead Off Dinner helps support the afterschool and summer programs to help at-risk children coming from more than 30 schools in the Birmingham area. Read more

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Eesha Banerjee has been selected as a National Merit semifinalist, which puts her up for countless awards and scholarship opportunities. She was also selected to attend the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair. Read more

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Hero Doughnuts has opened a new, expanded area inside of the original doughnut shop in Homewood. Read more

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Homewood Chamber of Commerce

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The Homewood Chamber of Commerce held its Annual Meeting and Business Outlook 2020 on Dec. 17. Read more

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Homewood Board of Education

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The training will take place in January. Read more

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Homewood Board of Education

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The Homewood City Schools Board of Education met Nov. 19. Read more

Schools

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Homewood ended the season with a 4-7 overall record after falling to Pinson Valley in the playoffs’ first round Nov. 8. The Cavaliers started hot with two wins to begin the season, but some close losses and a tough region left them at 2-8. Read more

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Paul Doran has packed more into his years than many people do in a lifetime. But it’s starting the Homewood Library Foundation at the Homewood Public Library eight years ago that is among his favorite accomplishments. Read more

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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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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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The Lakeshore Foundation has been helping people with disabilities since it was formed in 1984, but a renovation will help it extend its reach far beyond the city limits. Read more

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

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

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Homewood Planning Commission

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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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Homewood City Council Nov. 4, 2019

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

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John Carroll Football

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John Carroll's season came to an end on Thursday night with a loss to Ramsay. Read more

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