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Savannah Chamber Honors Local Standouts at 2019 Chamber Business Awards Banquet

By Savannah Tribune | June 19, 2019

The Savannah Area Chamber of Commerce honored local businesses at its annual Business Awards Banquet, held at the Marriott Savannah Riverfront. Each year, the Chamber recognizes standout leaders in the community and honors individuals and businesses that represent local economic drivers including hospitality, manufacturing and small business. 2019 award recipients are below: Hospitality Business of the Year Award: Savannah/ Hilton … Continue reading “Savannah Chamber Honors Local Standouts at 2019 Chamber Business Awards Banquet”

Economic Opportunity Building for the Community

By Savannah Tribune | June 19, 2019

You are cordially invited to a day of Economic Opportunity Building for the Community This is a two part Event: Morning Session: 2018 Tax Year Debriefing and Planning Period for Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program. We will highlight how VITA (free tax preparation) encourages taxpayers to use their refunds for Economic Advancement, impact of the VITA Program on the … Continue reading “Economic Opportunity Building for the Community”

BEMA Holds 2nd Business Expo and Free Luncheon

By Savannah Tribune | June 19, 2019

The Black Empowerment Movement Association (BEMA) held their 2nd Business Expo and Free Luncheon last Wednesday, June 12th at the Temple of Glory Cafe. Their mission statement is the development of practical Strategies for Economic Empowerment and Fibnancial Stability. This expo featured young business owners “Beauty Queenz”, Shaelyn: CEO and “Lucky Gloss” Shaniya: CEO; all natural homemade products including Lip … Continue reading “BEMA Holds 2nd Business Expo and Free Luncheon”

“EYE CARE” FOR YOU

By Savannah Tribune | June 19, 2019

Does your vision seem cloudy? Do you feel like your glasses are always dirty? Do colors seem dim and glare from car lights bother you? If so, you may have cataracts. Cataracts are a clouding of the lens inside the eyes. The lens works like a camera allowing light to focus onto the back of the eyes. If there is … Continue reading ““EYE CARE” FOR YOU”

Free Computer Classes at African-American Health Information & Resource Center

By Savannah Tribune | June 19, 2019

Free Computer Classes taught by Microsoft Certified Instructors held at the African-American Health Information & Resource Center, 1910 Abercorn St, in Savannah Older Adult & Beginner Classes Keyboarding, Internet/Email Basics, Windows I & II Advanced Classes Word Basic I & II • Excel I & II • PowerPoint Small Business & Personal Use Classes • QuickBooks I & II Microsoft … Continue reading “Free Computer Classes at African-American Health Information & Resource Center”

Free Mammograms for Women Who Meet Eligibility Criteria

By Savannah Tribune | June 19, 2019

Chatham County Health Department’s Breast and Cervical Cancer Program (BCCP) and St. Joseph’s/Candler Mobile Mammography Program will offer Free mammogram screenings for women who meet eligibility guidelines on Tuesday June, 25th 8:30 a.m. – 3 p.m., Tuesday, June 25 at Chatham County Health Department, 1393 Eisenhower Drive, Savannah Women who meet certain annual income guidelines and are 40-64 years of … Continue reading “Free Mammograms for Women Who Meet Eligibility Criteria”

Savannah High Class of 1982 Reunion

By Savannah Tribune | June 19, 2019

The Savannah High Class of 1982 is searching for classmates to make this year’s reunion our most successful yet. If you are one of our classmates, or if you’re in contact with one, please reach out to Relious “Edric” Stephenson III @ (414)405-7106 or e-mail us @ Shs1982class@gmail.com for information on joining in on the fun!

Public Invited to Provide Input on Alcohol Ordinances

By Savannah Tribune | June 19, 2019

The City of Savannah will hold two public meetings on Wednesday, June 19 & June 26 at 6:00 p.m. at the Liberty City Community Center located at 1401 Mills B. Lane Blvd. to discuss Alcohol Density Overlay District Ordinance and the desire to establish a fourth overlay district in the 5th District. The Alcohol Density Overlay District was created to … Continue reading “Public Invited to Provide Input on Alcohol Ordinances”

SSU Mass Communications Program Earns Reaccreditation

By Savannah Tribune | June 19, 2019

Savannah State University’s (SSU) Department of Journalism and Mass Communications (JMC) was reaccredited by the Accrediting Council on Education in Journalism and Mass Communications at the council’s meeting in April. The council voted 16-0 to reaccredit SSU’s program. Initial accreditation was achieved in 2007 and SSU remains only one of two schools in Georgia with this certification. The department, under … Continue reading “SSU Mass Communications Program Earns Reaccreditation”

Savannah-Chatham County Council on Disability Issues Meeting

By Savannah Tribune | June 19, 2019

The Savannah Chatham Council on Disability Issues (SCCDI) will meet on Monday, June 24th at 2:00pm at the Transit Center on Oglethorpe Drive. Susan Broker, the Director of Office of Special Events, Film & Tourism with the City of Savannah, will be the guest speaker. SCCDI’s purpose is to facilitate and coordinate community efforts to improve the quality of life … Continue reading “Savannah-Chatham County Council on Disability Issues Meeting”