Blind Boys Of Alabama To Headline Savannah’s 2015 A-Town Get Down Music And Art Festival

By | January 07, 2015

Savannah’s 5th Annual A-Town Get Down Music and Art Festival has announced their 2015 headliner, The Blind Boys of Alabama. The five-time Grammy Award-winning gospel group has spanned over 75 years and has reached mainstream success, while influencing a wide array of musicians from different eras and genres. The Blind Boys of Alabama will perform at the festival on February … Continue reading “Blind Boys Of Alabama To Headline Savannah’s 2015 A-Town Get Down Music And Art Festival”

Tybee MLKing, Jr. Parade Saturday January 10

By | January 07, 2015

The 2nd Annual Tybee Island Martin Luther King, Jr. celebration will begin Saturday, January 10, 2015 at 2pm with the MLKing, Jr. Parade. There will be a short 10 block party from 16th street Pier to 5th street Old School Cafeteria. The 2015 Tybee MLKing, Jr. Parade Grand Marshals are Tybee Mayor Jason Buelterman and former Savannah Mayor, Otis Johnson. … Continue reading “Tybee MLKing, Jr. Parade Saturday January 10”

As NNPA Prepares For 75th Anniversary: President Envisions Black Press As ‘Main Stream’

By | January 07, 2015

Civil rights leader Benjamin Chavis, now president of the National Newspaper Publishers Association, says he envisions Black newspapers as becoming the “new mainstream” rather than an alternative press as it is often called. “The Black Press, I believe has an opportunity where it can make even more traction than it has in the past,” Chavis said in a recent interview … Continue reading “As NNPA Prepares For 75th Anniversary: President Envisions Black Press As ‘Main Stream’”

Alderman John Hall Announces Re-election Bid For District 3 Savannah City Council

By | January 07, 2015

Alderman John Hall is announcing his plans to seek reelection for the 3rd District of the City of Savannah, Georgia. He will make a formal announcement on Saturday, January 10, 2015 on the corner of Skidaway Road and Victory Drive. Mr. Hall is married to Connie Houston Hall and is the father of a blended family of five. He is … Continue reading “Alderman John Hall Announces Re-election Bid For District 3 Savannah City Council”

The 12th Annual Gray’s Reef Ocean Festival

By | January 07, 2015

The 12th annual Gray’s Reef Ocean Festival comes to the Lucas Theatre, for two nights and a full day of ocean-themed films for the entire family. Sylvia Earle and her film Mission Blue will begin opening night, Friday, January 16, 7:00-10:00pm. Sylvia Earle will be available for Q&A after the films. Shark Showcase features Great White Shark. On Saturday, January … Continue reading “The 12th Annual Gray’s Reef Ocean Festival”

Savannah’s Rising Stars Of Business To Be Honored

By | January 07, 2015

Savannah Magazine and BiS (Business in Savannah) along with Hansen Architects, J.T. Turner Construction, 24e. Design Co. and Rives E. Worrell Co. are recognizing Savannah’s Rising Stars of Business. For the fifth year in a row, the two publications have partnered to profile the area’s under-40 leaders who have distinguished themselves by their professional achievements and philanthropic service within Savannah … Continue reading “Savannah’s Rising Stars Of Business To Be Honored”

Southeastern Quarterbacks Give To the Community

By | January 07, 2015

Every year, The Southeastern Quarterback Club awards scholarships to help deserving student athletes who are college bound. This year, the Club enlarged their philanthropic efforts by sponsoring a team at the First Golf Tournament at Savannah State University in the Spring of 2014. They culminated their benevolence with a Christmas Gala at the home of Mr. Paul and Dr. Keenya … Continue reading “Southeastern Quarterbacks Give To the Community”

YFACE/Toastmasters Youth Leadership Council Class

By | January 07, 2015

YFACE/Youth For A Cleaner Environment will present their 8th Winter Session of the YFACE/Toastmasters Youth Leadership council class on Thursday, January 8, 2015, at 6:30 pm in conference C at Memorial Hospital. All sessions are free to kids ages 5 years old up to high school seniors. For information please feel free to call 912-257-0127 or email us at yface2000@yahoo.com. … Continue reading “YFACE/Toastmasters Youth Leadership Council Class”

The Spigot Change Your Water… Change Your Life!

By | January 07, 2015

Ionized alkaline restructured Kangen Water ® is changing the image of drinking water. You know how important it is to stay hydrated, but have you ever investigated the difference between the different types of drinking water available? The truth is that not all waters are created equal. Not surprisingly, Kangen Water® is a wonderful choice for your hydration. Tap water … Continue reading “The Spigot Change Your Water… Change Your Life!”

Town Hall Meeting On Family Caregiving

By | January 07, 2015

The Edel Caregiver Institute, in conjunction with the National Alliance for Caregiving, ReACT (Respect a Caregiver’s Time) and Pfizer invite senior Human Resources personnel, policy makers, and working caregivers to a breakfast meeting and panel discussion on the challenges facing today’s workforce and employers balancing work and family caregiving. Join panelists Dr. Kathy Love, President of Savannah Technical College; Dr. … Continue reading “Town Hall Meeting On Family Caregiving”