Parker gym floor gets ‘long overdue’ makeover

Cecilia Dudik scampers across Martin Avenue in frontof the stage as the Eric Lambert Band performsduring Homewood's Giant Block Party on Saturday.(Photos by Eric Crump/H-F Chronicle)

It apparently takes more than a half-day of occasionally torrential rain to derail a Homewood festival.Rain was heavy enough Saturday morning, Aug. 20, to flood streets, close the Dixie Highway viaduct and cause a rare closure of the farmers market.

  Katie Gleason grins after   winning the ice cream   eating contest in the age  . . .

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Fall events

Friday, Oct. 7

  • Anew: Building Beyond Violence and Abuse Sneaker Ball fundraiser.

Saturday, Oct. 8

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