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Homewood council approves amended fiscal policy to include extended...
HOMEWOOD, Alabama -- The Homewood City Council last night approved a variety of amendments to the city's fiscal policy in a split 7-1 vote that eliminate requirements to report certain financial information, ease budget report deadlines for the mayor's office and change instructions on how much the city must maintain in reserve funds.
Sun May 19, 2013
Training scenario tonight involves shooter at Brookwood Village mall
HOMEWOOD, Alabama -- If numerous police and fire vehicles start congregating at the Colonial Brookwood Village shopping center this evening, it's only for training.
Fri May 17, 2013
Meth confiscated from 19-year-old Mexican national is largest amount...
Homewood police seized more than 30 ounces of meth from Juan Alberto Canedo, a 19-year-old Mexican national, durin ga traffic stop on May 14.
Wed May 15, 2013
Homewood High School placed on lockdown following discovery of unattended book bag
HOMEWOOD, Alabama -- Homewood High administrators placed the school on lockdown this morning after a staff member discovered an unattended black book bag in the building.
Tue May 14, 2013
Birmingham native and 'Big Fish' author Daniel Wallace returns with new novel
For his fifth novel, "The Kings and Queens of Roam," Birmingham native and "Big Fish" author Daniel Wallace has imagined yet another extraordinary fantasy world filled with odd and colorful souls -- both living and dead, tragic and comic.
Mon May 13, 2013
Celebrate "Church in the Park" at Linn Park Wednesdays at noon
Rev. Jack Alvey, associate rector at All Saints' Church in Homewood and Rev. Katie Nakamura Rengers, associate rector at St.
American Craft Beer Week returns and Alabama celebrates
Put on your drinking shoes, craft beer lovers. American Craft Beer Week starts today and Alabama's breweries, restaurants and bars have put together quite an impressive array of events to make sure you stay busy all week long.
Fri May 10, 2013
Lobsterfest: Assistance League of Birmingham fundraiser
The Assistance League of Birmingham is cooking up 200 fresh Maine Lobsters Friday May 10, 2013 behind their headquarters in Homewood.
Thu May 09, 2013
Way cool! Steel City Pops opens a third location today in Mountain Brook's Crestline...
Steel City Pops, the way-cool pop shop founded last year by entrepreneur Jim Watkins, will open its third location this afternoon in Mountain Brook's Crestline Village.
Sanspointe celebrating 10 years with retrospective, dance 'gallery'
A decade after Michelle Hamff Knutson made the ambitious move of founding a dance company, Sanspointe Dance Company has become a vital force in Birmingham's modern dance community.
Wed May 08, 2013
Homewood police honor officers, citizens for crime-fighting work
A security guard who helped to capture a robber and a police sergeant who worked a triple murder were among more than a dozen people honored by the Homewood Police Department this week.
Tue May 07, 2013
Homewood Council votes to ban package liquor stores at select...
HOMEWOOD, Alabama -- The Homewood City Council last night delivered two split-votes that approved both a ban on package liquor sales at certain locations and an ordinance to enter into a six-month moratorium on the use of pole signs throughout the city.
Mon May 06, 2013
Banana truck makes stop in Birmingham
Auburn third baseman Damek Tomscha was named SEC player of the week after having two key hits in the series win over no.18 Ole Miss over the weekend.
Sat May 04, 2013
Sun shines on We Love Homewood Day parade
The Spirit Scamper fund-raiser and the daylong festival scheduled at Patriot Park were rained out, but the Lions Club barbecue sale and a street dance went forward after skies cleared in the afternoon.
Fri May 03, 2013
Birmingham venues and businesses celebrate Cinco de Mayo with parties, a 5k and more
Looking for a good fiesta? Several businesses throughout the Birmingham area are gearing up to celebrate Cinco de Mayo this weekend.
Thu May 02, 2013
Homewood police arrest 31-year-old woman in connection with dozens of theft, fraud cases
HOMEWOOD, Alabama -- Homewood police have released the name of woman arrested in connection with dozens of crimes currently under investigation.
Pinches Tacos, Pure Barre team up for 'Pure Pinches Annual Cinco de Mayo 5K'
HOMEWOOD, Alabama -- Pinches Tacos and Pure Barre are teaming up this month to host their first "Pure Pinches Annual Cinco de Mayo 5K Race" on Sunday, May 5. The race will both begin and end at the Pinches Tacos restaurant in Homewood, 300 Hallman Hill E. #109, at the intersection of Oxmoor and Firefighter Lane.
Food Truck Round Up at Colonial Brookwood Village in Homewood will feature dishes from 14...
A small convoy of food trucks and trailers will take over the upper level parking lot outside Macy's at Colonial Brookwood Village on Saturday for the second Protective Life Food Truck Round Up.
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Vanzetta McPherson: Improvements in education will require increase in funding
Ask most people if the likelihood of recruiting better prepared and more able workers is enhanced by higher compensation, and you'll probably get consensus -- for football coaches, CEOs, architects, surgeons, lawyers, actors, professional athletes or web developers.
Wed May 01, 2013
Homewood Library to host James Spann, civil rights author Rosalie Turner among others this...
Local TV meteorologist James Spann speaks to students and parents at Cordova Elementary School Wednesday April 14 , 2012.