Then and now: Homewood State Bank/La Banque

Ridge Road looking west from just east of Martin Avenue.
Homewood State Bank is on the right.

(Photo courtesy of Homewood Historical Society)

Brunswick Zone closes for renovation

The sign on the front door says Brunswick Zone XL in Homewood has closed for renovations. So far, no details are available about new owner AMF's plans for the facility. 

Dangerously cold weather forecast for Tuesday night through Thursday

Not just cold. Dangerously cold. With wind, blowing snow and drifting. Wicked Wednesday.

Police Reports: Dec. 26, 2014

44 calls: Traffic Stop (16), Assist Fire Dept. (7), Lockout (2), Sign/Signal Out (1), Suspicious Subject (4), Traffic Accident with Damage (1), Burglar Alarm (1), Suspicious Circumstances (2), Stray Animal (1), Juvenile Problem (1), Check Well Being (2), Noise Complaint (1), Domestic Disturbance (1), Criminal Mischief (1), Disturbance (1), Unwanted Subject (1), Loud Party (1)

Police Reports: Dec. 25, 2014

17 calls: Traffic Stop (5), Burglar Alarm (4), Assist Fire Dept. (4), Lost Property (1), Disabled Vehicle (1), Stray Animal (1), Lockout (1)


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