37th Annual Christmas Concert and Jam Session: This Year A Different Twist

By | December 19, 2012

The Coastal Jazz Association’s annual major fundraiser, the annual Christmas Concert and Jam Session will be held at the Westin Hotel, Hutchinson Island, on Christmas Day, beginning at 5:00PM. This year an added feature will be the remaining members of the Telfair Jazz Society, the Jazz group that was solely responsible for revitalizing the Jazz scene in Savannah. Bassist, Ben … Continue reading “37th Annual Christmas Concert and Jam Session: This Year A Different Twist”

Georgia Historical Society’s Trustees Gala Honors Truett Cathy and Herman Russell

By | December 19, 2012

The Trustees Gala is the annual fundraising event of the Georgia Historical Society and the finale of the Georgia History Festival. Held at the Hyatt Regency in Savannah on Saturday, Feb. 16, 2013, this event draws Georgia’s business and civic leaders to honor and pay tribute to the best our state has produced and to commemorate the founding of the … Continue reading “Georgia Historical Society’s Trustees Gala Honors Truett Cathy and Herman Russell”

Savannah Native Awarded 2012 ASCAP Scholarship and Internship

By | December 19, 2012

Savannah native, Morgan Gusby, a graduate student at New York University has been named the 2012 recipient of The ASCAP (American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers) Foundation Freddy Bienstock Scholarship & Internship. The scholarship and internship honors the memory of publishing great, Freddy Bienstock who dedicated his life to the music industry as a music publishing and record company … Continue reading “Savannah Native Awarded 2012 ASCAP Scholarship and Internship”

President Obama’s Tearful Response to Sandy Hook Shootings

By | December 19, 2012

The country mourns the loss of 20 elementary school students and 6 adults. On Sunday night, President Obama spoke at a vigil for those who died in the Newtown, Conn., tragic shooting at the Sandy Hook elementary school. The President said he came to offer the love and prayers of the nation. “I can only hope for you to know … Continue reading “President Obama’s Tearful Response to Sandy Hook Shootings”

Greenbriar Children Center Seeks Gift Wrap Volunteers

By | December 19, 2012

If you’re a gift wrap enthusiast and would like to volunteer please come out and support Greenbriar Children’s Center. The mission of Greenbriar Children’s Center is to promote the healthy development of children and the strengthening of families. Currently the following dates/times are available to volunteer: Monday -17th – 7pm-10pm, Tuesday – 18th – 9am-10pm, Wednesday – 19th – 9am-10pm, … Continue reading “Greenbriar Children Center Seeks Gift Wrap Volunteers”

150th Emancipation Celebration To Convene January 1, 2013

By | December 19, 2012

The 150th Emancipation Celebration will convene on Tuesday, January 1, 2013 at the St. John Baptist Church, “The Mighty Fortress” located 522-528 Hartridge St. It is said that organizations, families and foundations move forward on the feet of their children. The Emancipation Association of Savannah and vicinity is moving forward on the feet of its youth and young adults such … Continue reading “150th Emancipation Celebration To Convene January 1, 2013”

SCAD 14th Annual Scholarship Gala

By | December 19, 2012

The Savannah College of Art and Design will host its 14th Annual Scholarship Gala on Saturday, February 2, 2013 at 7:30 p.m. at SCAD Poetter Hall, Madison Square, 342 Bull Street, Savannah, Georgia. The SCAD Scholarship Gala is the signature fundraising event for the university, generating over 1.7 million dollars to date in support for SCAD students studying at every … Continue reading “SCAD 14th Annual Scholarship Gala”

Coastal Bank Promotes Holliday to Vice President and Director of Treasury Services

By | December 19, 2012

The Coastal Bank, a locally owned and operated community bank headquartered in Savannah, Ga., recently promoted banking industry veteran Seanne Holliday to vice president and director of treasury services. In her new position, Holliday will oversee cash management services for commercial banking customers, providing customized deposit solutions. Holliday previously served as The Coastal Bank’s Godley Station branch manager. Before joining … Continue reading “Coastal Bank Promotes Holliday to Vice President and Director of Treasury Services”

City and Georgia Southern Team Up for Archaeological Dig

By | December 19, 2012

Citizens were invited Saturday, December 16, 2012 to ask questions of archeologists and get an upclose view of the archaeological dig under way next to City Hall – part of a project intended to help the City come up with answers for one of Savannah’s great architectural mysteries. The City and Georgia Southern University held first of several planned Public … Continue reading “City and Georgia Southern Team Up for Archaeological Dig”

Union Mission To Serve 300 Donated Christmas Dinners

By | December 19, 2012

In the spirit of the holidays, Union Mission will serve 300 free Christmas dinners, generously donated by Gulfstream Aerospace. The traditional Christmas dinner will feature a holiday menu with all the trimmings, served to homeless families and individuals. Union Mission officials hope the Christmas meal will help brighten the holidays for those in need. Union Mission will also give away … Continue reading “Union Mission To Serve 300 Donated Christmas Dinners”