Mayor to Hold Final Town Hall Meeting

By | October 19, 2011

The City of Savannah will hold the final Town Hall Meeting of 2011 at 7 pm. Wednesday, Oct. 26, at the Savannah Civic Center. The event will mark the 32nd straight quarterly Town Hall Meeting, fulfilling a pledge Mayor Otis Johnson made after taking office in 2004. Regular Town Hall meetings initiated by Mayor Johnson were a first for Savannah, … Continue reading “Mayor to Hold Final Town Hall Meeting”

Ga. State House of Representatives Minority Leader Stacey Abrams to Keynote 2011 Buttimer Dinner

By | October 19, 2011

The Chatham County Democratic Committee today announces that Rep. Stacey Abrams (D-DeKalb), the Democratic Leader in the Georgia House of Representatives will be the keynote speaker at the CCDC’s Annual Toby Buttimer Awards Dinner. Rep. Abrams is the first woman to lead either party in the Georgia General Assembly and the first African-American to lead the House of Representatives. Rep. … Continue reading “Ga. State House of Representatives Minority Leader Stacey Abrams to Keynote 2011 Buttimer Dinner”

Editor’s Note: We Must Continue to Move Forward

By | October 19, 2011

“The vote is the most powerful instrument ever devised by man for breaking down injustice and destroying the terrible walls which imprison men because they are different from other men.” – Lyndon Johnson The Savannah Tribune has a proud and glorious heritage. Our history dates back to 1875, when three African-American civic and business leaders recognized the need for a … Continue reading “Editor’s Note: We Must Continue to Move Forward”

Charlie Wilson, O’Jays to Perform In Savannah October 28

By | October 19, 2011

Double Grammy nominee, and Soul Train Icon Winner, Charlie Wilson will be in concert performing songs from his critically-acclaimed solo CDs, Uncle Charlie, including the #1 hits, There Goes My Baby, You Are, and Charlie, Last Name Wilson, as well as hits from the legendary GAP Band. The Homecoming 2011 Concert presented by Fa-Sho Entertainment, JM Live, Savannah State University … Continue reading “Charlie Wilson, O’Jays to Perform In Savannah October 28”

Telfair Museums Names Grove Director/CEO

By | October 19, 2011

Telfair Museums’ Board of Trustees announced today the appointment of Lisa Grove as the Museums’ new Director/CEO. Grove is currently Deputy Director at Contemporary Art Museum St Louis (CAM) and will assume her new responsibilities at the Telfair beginning January 2, 2012. Grove, 41, is a Kansas City native and has served as Deputy Director of CAM since 2004. During … Continue reading “Telfair Museums Names Grove Director/CEO”

Meet, Greet, and Eat Event

By | October 19, 2011

D&D Media Group, located at 1935 Skidaway Road, would like to cordially invite you to our “Meet, Greet, and Eat” Event on Wednesday, October 26, 2011 from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm. The political candidates will have this opportunity to meet with potential voters within the Savannah area, and this will be the last attempt for the candidates to try … Continue reading “Meet, Greet, and Eat Event”

Winners Announced for Mayors’ DollarWise Essay Contest

By | October 19, 2011

Savannah Youth Council member Cierra White was the winner of this year’s Mayors’ DollarWise Essay Contest. Ms. White, an Oglethorpe Charter School 8th grader, wrote about how her family saved money in this difficult economy. “Now more than ever it is important for families everywhere to make wise financial choices and to save money whenever possible,” White wrote in her … Continue reading “Winners Announced for Mayors’ DollarWise Essay Contest”

SSU and Partners to Host Health and Lead Hazard Control Fair on Oct. 29

By | October 19, 2011

Savannah State University, in partnership with the city of Savannah’s Moses Jackson Advancement Center (MJAC) and the Moses Jackson Golden Age Center (MJGAC), will host the Health and Lead Hazard Control Fair from 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 29, at the MJAC building at 1410 and 1410-B Richards St. Fair attendees will learn about lead-safe cleaning practices and can have … Continue reading “SSU and Partners to Host Health and Lead Hazard Control Fair on Oct. 29”

CAT Prowler Shuttle Launched

By | October 19, 2011

On Friday and Saturday, October 14 and 15, 2011, Chatham Area Transit launch ed its new late-night weekend service – the CAT Prowler. The CAT Prowler is a new weekend night shuttle bus between Savannah State University and downtown Savannah. On its route the CAT Prowler serves the Colonial Grand Apartments, Jasmine Apartments, Alhambra Apartments and the Island Tree Apartments. … Continue reading “CAT Prowler Shuttle Launched”

Health Restoration Nutrition for Healthy Kids

By | October 19, 2011

Good nutrition is the key to life. Nutrition consulting saves lives. Our clients are thriving and surviving Cancer – Diabetes – Heart Disease and More. Call,… find out how we can help YOU. The two major health issues that our children face today are Obesity and Type 2 Diabetes. Children are easily influenced by marketing and advertising, and so will … Continue reading “Health Restoration Nutrition for Healthy Kids”