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They are different from traditional service dogs, which serve a single handler with a disability and do not work in group settings. Read more

Schools

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Photos courtesy of David Thompson.

For more than three months, Thompson’s evenings and weekends were filled with the construction of a tiny home, which was a brand new type of project for him. Read more

People

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Photo by Lexi Coon.

The owner of Roverchase, Abigail Witthauer, has an ongoing service dog training program and has a golden retriever of her own, McCallen, due to a seizure disorder. Read more

People

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Photo by Sydney Cromwell

The ongoing government shutdown has closed NASA's lending program. Read more

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Jennifer Schuble, who lives on Peerless Avenue, said city drains clogged right before the new year and earlier in the fall, causing a backup of water and mud on roads and surrounding properties. Read more

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The city gave out its annual Employee of the Year awards on Jan. 15. Read more

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Human Trafficking Awareness Month

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The Patriot Park connector sidewalk should be completed by summer. Read more

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Recommendations presented to city officials on Wednesday, Jan. 9 put an emphasis on simple codes regulating everything from building height and density to signs and pedestrian paths. Read more

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A crowd packed City Hall for the issue but ultimately left without new information. Read more

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Russell the Service Dog

Courtesy of Homewood City Schools

The dog will serve the entire facility and visit classrooms. Read more

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Signs of the city’s economic development work will be visible throughout downtown Homewood in 2019, Ward 1 City Councilor Britt Thames says. Read more

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Photo by Kamp Fender

Some long-awaited pedestrian projects are expected to break ground in 2019. Read more

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Rendering courtesy of the Lakeshore Foundation

An expansion 10 years in the making will get underway at the Lakeshore Foundation this year. Read more

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Photo by Sydney Cromwell

Homewood’s new police headquarters will be completed this year, while construction at Homewood’s schools will continue into 2020. Read more

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Photo by Sydney Cromwell

The construction work underway at Patriot and West Homewood parks since late 2017 is wrapping up at the start of the new year. Read more

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Photo by Sydney Cromwell

A few pieces of outer space will land in Homewood in January. Read more

People

The Homewood Chamber of Commerce has moved its annual tasting event from March to January. Read more

People

Hena Street

Courtesy of Google Maps

The developer intended to resurvey the property into six lots, to build five homes and a lot for community septic system and green space. Read more

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The group wants to turn the property into a community and event space. Read more

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The restaurant is occupying the former Urban Cookhouse space. Read more

Restaurants

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    The Heart of Homewood downtown master planning committee presents goals and a draft map for the future of downtown at a town hall on March 22, 2018.

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    Sydney Cromwell

    The Heart of Homewood downtown master planning committee presents goals and a draft map for the future of downtown at a town hall on March 22, 2018.

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    Sydney Cromwell

    The Heart of Homewood downtown master planning committee presents goals and a draft map for the future of downtown at a town hall on March 22, 2018.

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    Sydney Cromwell

    The Heart of Homewood downtown master planning committee presents goals and a draft map for the future of downtown at a town hall on March 22, 2018.

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    Sydney Cromwell

    The Heart of Homewood downtown master planning committee presents goals and a draft map for the future of downtown at a town hall on March 22, 2018.

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    Sydney Cromwell

    The Heart of Homewood downtown master planning committee presents goals and a draft map for the future of downtown at a town hall on March 22, 2018.

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