West Homewood

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Erin Dickson

The farmers market will continue each Tuesday through Aug. 7. more



Photo by Emily Featherston.

West Homewood’s fourth annual Streetfest will return this summer with a new date. more


Khiry Young was diagnosed with Duchenne muscular dystrophy in 1999. more


Nexus Fitness

Courtesy of Knight Eady.

The gym will offer Crossfit and HIIT (high intensity interval training) classes. more


Mark Driskill said a wood-fired grill will be central to his restaurant's menu. more



Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

With plans ready for a new police headquarters and jail to be built in West Homewood, the future of the current building remains up in the air. more



Photos by Sydney Cromwell.

Longtime Homewood resident gives department 6 decades of service. more


West Homewood Park Plans

Courtesy of Homewood Parks and Recreation

The first phases of construction will break ground in July and August. more

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Opinions were extremely split about the Regional Planning Commission's conclusions from their parking study: that there are enough parking spaces to handle demand but the city needs better enforcement of rules. more


Anyone with additional information can contact the police at 332-6204. more


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Homewood Parking

Sydney Cromwell

The Regional Planning Commission studied public and private parking lots around downtown Homewood in April. more


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Photo courtesy of Peggy Gunnels.

Trinity West Homewood’s Oakmont Campus will continue a tradition from its days as Oakmont United Methodist Church. The seventh annual Spree is back June 10 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. more


Committee of the Whole

Sydney Cromwell

The meeting will be at 5:30 p.m. on Monday, April 10, preceding the council meeting where a vote will be held. more

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Committee meeting

Sydney Cromwell

At a Jan. 30 meeting, chemical testing firm Volatile Analysis presented results of its work with Dean Foods and Buffalo Rock, whose plants had been identified as likely sources of the odor, to special issues committee members. more

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Patriot Park improvements

Courtesy of Homewood Parks and Recreation

Parks and Recreation Director Berkley Squires said he hopes to begin improvements at West Homewood and Patriot parks later this year. more

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Public Safety Building

Courtesy of Tim Ross

Discussion about a new public safety building was revived in 2016, but no concrete steps were taken. This year, Police Chief Tim Ross is confident the plans will move forward. more


Pizzeria GM

Courtesy of Giani Respinto

Restaurateur Giani Respinto is projecting a September 2017 opening of Pizzeria GM, his new restaurant next to Patriot Park. more



Courtesy of the Homewood Police Department.

The burglaries are isolated to two closed business buildings along Bagby Drive in West Homewood. more



Emily Featherston

New testing has begun at Dean Foods and is about to start at Buffalo Rock. more


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