Top Teens Hold Annual Awards Banquet

By | June 10, 2009

The Savannah Chapter of Top Teens of America, Incorporated (ITA) held its annual Awards Banquet on Tuesday, May 12, 2009 at Carey Hillards Restaurant on Abercorn Street. The theme was “Partnering With Teens Today, Ensuring Success Tomorrow”. There were approximately 125 ladies, Lords, Teens, along with parents, and friends in attendance. The graduating seniors, officers, and other outstanding members of … Continue reading “Top Teens Hold Annual Awards Banquet”

Vacciana Joins Coldwell Banker Platinum Partners

By | June 10, 2009

Deborah McIntosh Vacciana has joined Coldwell Banker Platinum Partners as REALTOR for the Company’s Midtown Savannah office, located at 6349 Abercorn Street. She specializes in new homes, residential properties and first time home buyers. Deborah has joined Coldwell Banker Platinum Partners because, “she is impressed with the leadership, mentoring, innovation, educational offerings and professional guidance that the Company provides for … Continue reading “Vacciana Joins Coldwell Banker Platinum Partners”

Test Drive a Ford and Support Susan G. Komen For the Cure

By | June 10, 2009

Southeast Georgia residents can help fight breast cancer by simply test driving a Ford, Lincoln or Mercury vehicle. The Ford Advantage Plan Test Drive Program will donate $20 per test drive to Susan G. Komen for the Cure Affiliates, including the Coastal Georgia Affiliate, through June 13. The process is easy. Test drivers visit www.fordcares. com, print a certificate and … Continue reading “Test Drive a Ford and Support Susan G. Komen For the Cure”

Sanders Recognized by The United States Achievement Academy

By | June 10, 2009

The United States Achievement Academy announced that Yakub Crawford Sanders from Savannah, Georgia has been recognized by the United States Achievement Academy as a student of excellence in Business. This is a prestigious honor very few students can hope to attain. In fact, the Academy recognizes fewer than 10% of all American high school students. Yakub, who attends Johnson High … Continue reading “Sanders Recognized by The United States Achievement Academy”

Civil Rights Museum Becoming More Energy Efficient

By | June 10, 2009

The Ralph Mark Gilbert Civil Rights Museum is green-lighting an effort to improve energy efficiency and reduce its carbon footprint by working with Savannah lighting technology company PureSpectrum, Inc. to replace or retrofit all of the museum’s lighting fixtures with energy efficient lighting products. PureSpectrum has agreed to donate and install PureSpectrum’s dimmable Compact Fluorescent Lamps (CFL) and retrofit all … Continue reading “Civil Rights Museum Becoming More Energy Efficient”

Local Celebrities Wait Tables at Chick-Fil-A to Support Goodwill Industries

By | June 10, 2009

Chick-Fil-A at Savannah Mall, 14045 Abercorn Street hosedt a “Spirit Night” and Celebrity Wait Staff Competition in which proceeds benefited Goodwill Industries on TuesdayMay 19, 2009. Chick-Fil-A will donate 15% of all sales during that time to Goodwill Industries. The event also included a donation drive for clothing, books and computers. All customers who made a donation received a coupon … Continue reading “Local Celebrities Wait Tables at Chick-Fil-A to Support Goodwill Industries”

Polote Appointed to Georgia International and Maritime Trade Center Authority

By | June 10, 2009

Representative J. Craig Gordon (D- Savannah) announced the appointment of Benjamin Polote Jr. to the Georgia International and Maritime Trade Center Authority Board of Directors. “Ben’s sharp business background as well as his company’s community involvement helped me make my final decision,” said Representative Gordon. “I feel his fresh ideas will be of great help to the authority as well … Continue reading “Polote Appointed to Georgia International and Maritime Trade Center Authority”

Free Summer Concerts Return to City Squares

By | June 10, 2009

The City of Savannah’s Department of Cultural Affairs is bringing back the much-anticipated summer series of free live concerts in City squares. Sixteen concerts are planned from June 3 through July 31. Concerts will be held on Wednesdays and Fridays at 11:30 a.m. and will alternate between Johnson and Wright Squares. The concert series is being produced by the New … Continue reading “Free Summer Concerts Return to City Squares”

Tompkins Class of 1962 to hold Summer Bash

By | June 10, 2009

The Tompkins Class of 1962 will be having a Summer Bash June 26-28. A meet and greet will be held Friday June 26 at the home of Mr. and Mrs. James Palmer from 6pm until 10pm, 819 B 7th St., Rincon Ga. On Saturday, June 27, a picnic will be held at Skidaway Island State Park from 11am-4pm. On Sunday, … Continue reading “Tompkins Class of 1962 to hold Summer Bash”

Savannah Airport Commission Receives Financial Reporting Award

By | June 10, 2009

The Savannah Airport Commission has been awarded a Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting by the Government Finance Officers Association for its Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR). The certificate of Achievement is the highest form of recognition in the area of governmental accounting and financial reporting, and its attainment represents a significant accomplishment by the Airport Commission’s Finance … Continue reading “Savannah Airport Commission Receives Financial Reporting Award”