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Kent Haines says next to reading, math is one of the most central topics to academic success. Read more

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Jackie Tally aims to inspire others with dance at Homewood Community Center. Read more

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Photo by Jesse Chambers.

The National Center for Sports Safety (NCSS) will be partnering with popular activewear brand lululemon for this year’s Birmingham Wine 10K. Read more

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Photo courtesy of Homewood Police Department.

Beginning April 9, the Homewood Police Department will be holding its 2019 Citizen’s Police Academy courses. Read more

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Photo courtesy of Service Guild of Birmingham.

Returning for its 31st year, the Service Guild of Birmingham will be hosting its annual Guild Gala on Saturday, March 19, at The Club in Homewood beginning at 6 p.m. Read more

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Photo courtesy of Jamie Brabston, Homewood-Mountain Brook Kiwanis Club.

The Homewood-Mountain Brook Kiwanis Club will be bringing back its annual Pancake Day sale at the Exceptional Foundation on March 9, 7 a.m.-noon. Read more

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With her first book having made it to USA Today’s and the Wall Street Journal’s best-seller lists, it’s safe to say that Lauren Denton knows a thing or two about writing. Read more

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Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

“I don’t really consider myself a music teacher, but rather a music facilitator,” John Scalici said. Read more

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Photo courtesy of Homewood Public Library.

The event has become a library staple after the strong reception of the first Regency Ball two years ago, with more than 70 people in attendance. Read more

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Photo courtesy of Red Mountain Park.

Couples and singles can jump from the top of the 80-foot Hugh Kaul Adventure Tower and ride a 1,000-foot mega zip line back down to the bottom. Read more

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The Homewood Public Library has two major events coming up this month to celebrate Valentine’s Day. Read more

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As always, the event will feature live music, a kids’ play area, various contests, food, drinks and the event’s namesake chili cook-off among local chefs. Read more

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Photo by Jesse Chambers.

Trinity United Methodist Church will be holding another round of its popular Lil Lambs consignment sale Feb. 28 through March 2. Read more

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Photo courtesy of Shades Cahaba Elementary School.

The festival will be have food, games, different inflatables, prize drawings and even a silent auction. Read more

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Photo courtesy of Jon Lunceford.

Since the foundation’s creation in 2016, it has acquired a nonprofit certification and has begun fundraising. Read more

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Photo by Lexi Coon

For 22 years, Community Grief Support has been providing their services to individuals struggling to move on from the grief of a loss. Read more

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Photo courtesy of Allison Litton

MealsOnCol is the brainchild of Dr. Allison Litton, but for years it seemed like it would just remain an idea in her head. Read more

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Running Dec. 14–16 and 21–23 at the Leslie S. Wright Fine Arts Center on Samford University’s campus, the Alabama Ballet will be performing the classic holiday tale of young Clara, who is transported into a magical world on Christmas Eve. Read more

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The Witches Ride donates all funds raised in registration fees and sponsorships to the American Cancer Society. Read more

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Photo courtesy of Homewood Public Library

Ghosts supposedly dwell among the shelves, and the library has invited paranormal investigators Kim Johnston and Shane Busby to take Homewood residents along on a nighttime library investigation. Read more

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