Health Enrollment Numbers Up For 2015

By | January 14, 2015

The first detailed analysis of enrollment into the Affordable Care Act – or Obamacare – has yielded good news, particularly for those who may require financial assistance. Officials at the Department of Health and Human Services in Southwest said 87 percent of those who selected 2015 plans through HealthCare.gov in the first month of open enrollment have received financial assistance … Continue reading “Health Enrollment Numbers Up For 2015”

Winter Citizens Police Academy Scheduled

By | January 14, 2015

Savannah- Chatham Metropolitan Police Department is accepting applications for the Winter 2015 Citizens Police Academy. The winter academy will begin Feb. 12. The program runs 14-weeks and allows residents to interact with members of the police department and the criminal justice system. Participants also will meet officers from each unit to learn their unique job functions. When possible, the academy … Continue reading “Winter Citizens Police Academy Scheduled”

My Thoughts On MLKing, Jr.

By | January 14, 2015

On the corner of 42nd and Bull, inside the Say Hey & Mary’s Lounge, there’s a sign that reads, in part, “Please! Take serious notice, the Honorable Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. put his life on the line in order for us to go inside of business establishments …” For those searching for Dr. King’s message in today’s complicated world, … Continue reading “My Thoughts On MLKing, Jr.”

The 2nd Annual MLK 5k & Concert In Forsyth Park

By | January 14, 2015

The 2nd Annual MLK 5k & Concert in Forsyth Park will be held Saturday, January 17 2015 from 8am-3pm. The kiddie run will kick off the days activities at 7:30am. This run is free for children under the age of 10 and awards will be given out to all participates. Then at 8am we hit the streets of beautiful downtown … Continue reading “The 2nd Annual MLK 5k & Concert In Forsyth Park”

King Charles Troup Unicycle Group To Participate In MLKing, Jr. Parade

By | January 14, 2015

King Charles Troup, and unicycle team will be a part of the 2015 MLKing, Jr. Day Parade on Monday, January 19, 2015 here in Savannah. The group is currently on tour with the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Baily “Built to Amaze! – Nuts & Boltz Edition coming to Savannah, Wednesday, January 21 through Sunday, January 25, 2015! In 1918, … Continue reading “King Charles Troup Unicycle Group To Participate In MLKing, Jr. Parade”

Coastal Jazz Presents Peter Mazza Trio

By | January 14, 2015

The Coastal Jazz Association presents Peter Mazza Trio with Eric Jones & Mitch Hennes on Sunday, January 18, 2015, 5:00-7:00 p.m. The concert will take place at B. Tillman, a new venue for CJA located at 6700 Waters Ave at Stephenson. Peter Mazza is an exciting jazz guitarist recognized for his creative and virtuoso interpretations of jazz standards as well … Continue reading “Coastal Jazz Presents Peter Mazza Trio”

26th Annual Savannah Black Heritage Festival Announced

By | January 14, 2015

The 26th Annual Savannah Black Heritage Festival is almost here. Get ready to enjoy the many programs, performances and activities for every age and interest in the performing and visual arts. Cultural education and cultural arts as well as ethnic cuisine, crafts, fun and family are emphasized throughout the celebration. The festival is presented by Savannah State University and the … Continue reading “26th Annual Savannah Black Heritage Festival Announced”

2015 Business And Community Unity Brunch To Be Held

By | January 14, 2015

The Martin Luther King, Jr. Observance Day Association is please to present the 2015 Business and Community Unity Brunch on Saturday, January 24, 2015 beginning at 10a.m. at the Savannah International Trade and Convention Center. The keynote speaker is Charles Holt. Charles Holt is a gifted Broadway actor and dynamic inspirational speaker who shares his message of healing, empowerment, and … Continue reading “2015 Business And Community Unity Brunch To Be Held”

“We Are One” Concert

By | January 14, 2015

The Unitarian Universalist Church and the Martin Luther King, Jr. Observance Day Committee are happy to present “We Are One”, a social justice concert featuring Huxsie Scott with the Unitarian Universalist Church of Savannah Choir. This will be an exciting array of jazz, gospel and other music celebrating the principles of peace, justice and love espoused by Dr. Martin Luther … Continue reading ““We Are One” Concert”

EOA To Hold 43rd MLKing, Jr Observance

By | January 14, 2015

The Economic Oppportunity Authority for Savannah-Chatham County Inc., will observe its 43rd tribute to Dr. Martin L. King, Jr., 12 noon on Thursday, January 15, 2015 at 1120 May Street in the Aaron L. Buchsbaum Learning Center. The keynote speaker for the program will be Dr. LeRoy Z. Zimmerman, President of 100 Black Men of Savannah and Alpha Phi Alpha … Continue reading “EOA To Hold 43rd MLKing, Jr Observance”