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Television Casting Call In Savannah For “Closet Raiders”

By Savannah Tribune | February 28, 2018

The Television Casting Call for “Closet Raiders – The Fashion Game Show” to be filmed October 5, 2018 will be held at The Lucas Theater, 32 Abercorn St, in Savannah, GA Closet Raiders – The Fashion Game Show is a fast-paced, fashion trivia game show – shot multi-cam before a live audience. Contestants battle for fashion merchandise and prizes with … Continue reading “Television Casting Call In Savannah For “Closet Raiders””

Comcast to Donate $75,000 to America’s Second Harvest of Coastal

By Savannah Tribune | February 28, 2018

Comcast announced today it will present a check for $75,000 to America’s Second Harvest of Coastal Georgia. The presentation will take place at Second Harvest, located at 2501 E. President Street in Savannah, on Feb. 28 at 10 a.m. Established in 1981, America’s Second Harvest of Coastal Georgia is a locally inspired, volunteer driven nonprofit food bank and community partnering … Continue reading “Comcast to Donate $75,000 to America’s Second Harvest of Coastal”

City Providing Services Despite Malware Attack

By Savannah Tribune | February 28, 2018

The City of Savannah is continuing to rid the City’s network of a virus that was discovered February 9, likely caused by an e-mail phishing scheme. The City’s Department of Information Technology (DoIT) has been working around the clock to contain and remediate the malware infection. DoIT staff is in the process of reimaging all computers and continues to limit … Continue reading “City Providing Services Despite Malware Attack”

Register Now For MSAA’s Relapse Management Live Webinar

By Savannah Tribune | February 28, 2018

Multiple sclerosis is a complex and ever changing disease. Although recent advances in disease-modifying therapies have helped to lessen the progression of MS, people with multiple sclerosis continue to experience relapses. Unfortunately, there is still considerable confusion and lack of understanding surrounding MS relapses among the MS community. As part of MSAA’s upcoming MS Awareness Month campaign in March, we … Continue reading “Register Now For MSAA’s Relapse Management Live Webinar”

Chatham Retired Educators Association

By Savannah Tribune | February 28, 2018

The Chatham Retired Educators Association (CREA) met on Monday, February 12, 2018 at Carey Hilliard’s Restaurant on Abercorn Street. CREA members are still collecting coats, jackets, gloves, sweaters, and scarves in support of Change Agents Network, LLC. to provide warm clothing items to families in our community. Members also supported the Savannah Black Heritage Festival by volunteering at several schools … Continue reading “Chatham Retired Educators Association”

OneBlood Urging Appointments for People Wanting to Donate Blood

By Savannah Tribune | February 28, 2018

In light of the overwhelming response by blood donors in the wake of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School tragedy, OneBlood, the local blood center is urging people who want to donate blood to please make an appointment to donate in the days ahead. Right now the blood center team is working diligently to test and process the thousands of … Continue reading “OneBlood Urging Appointments for People Wanting to Donate Blood”

Savannah Named Tree City USA

By Savannah Tribune | February 28, 2018

The City of Savannah was just named 2017 Tree City USA by the Arbor Day Foundation in honor of its commitment to effective urban forest management. Savannah achieved Tree City USA recognition by meeting the programs four requirements: a tree board or department, a tree care ordinance, an annual community forestry budget of at least two dolars per capita and … Continue reading “Savannah Named Tree City USA”

Anchor For A Day Supports Charity

By Savannah Tribune | February 28, 2018

In an effort to raise money and awareness for the Rape Crisis Center of the Coastal Empire, WSAV’s Ben Senger and his fundraising partner, realtor Chelsea Phillips, are raffling off the chance to be a news anchor for the day. A show will be written and taped for one lucky winner. For every $15 donation, an individual may submit an … Continue reading “Anchor For A Day Supports Charity”

Greenbriar Raises Funds for New Website Anonymous Donor Pledges $1,000

By Savannah Tribune | February 28, 2018

Greenbriar Children’s Center has been raising funds for over a year to build a new website which is badly needed to attract support and donations to the organization and inform those who benefit from this local non-profit’s wide array services. A new site, which a local business has committed to building for $5,000, would assist Greenbriar greatly in their mission … Continue reading “Greenbriar Raises Funds for New Website Anonymous Donor Pledges $1,000”

Take A Tip From Your Elders

By Savannah Tribune | February 28, 2018

Hey, all you strong, healthy kids out there: face it-you are growing old and there is nothing you can do to stop the process, says the Association of Mature American Citizens. AMAC suggests you embrace old age even if you are only in your 20s and 30s; there are things you can do now to make life easier in your … Continue reading “Take A Tip From Your Elders”