The Dancing Stars Will Debut for Alzheimer’s

By | May 16, 2012

The Dancing Stars of Coastal Georgia will debut at 6:30 pm on Friday, May 18, 2012 at the Alee Temple of Savannah, 100 Eisenberg Drive, Savannah, GA 31406 to benefit Alzheimer’s. This exciting fundraising event will pair 11 celebrity dancers with 11 professional dancers who are raising funds to benefit the Alzheimer’s Association, Coastal Georgia Region. Hosts for the evening … Continue reading “The Dancing Stars Will Debut for Alzheimer’s”

Margie Andrews Headed to 57th Presidential Inauguration Conference

By | May 16, 2012

Margie M. Andrews a 17-year-old senior at A. E. Beach High School has been invited to the 57th Presidential Inauguration Conference in January 2013. Among her many accomplishments is she is a graduate of The National Youth Leadership Conference held in Washington, D.C. in the 2009-10 school year. She was also invited to participate in the International Youth Leadership Conference … Continue reading “Margie Andrews Headed to 57th Presidential Inauguration Conference”

Deal to Launch a More Secure Licensing Process

By | May 16, 2012

Gov. Nathan Deal and the Georgia Department of Driver Services announced the launch of Secure ID to stop identification and driver license fraud. Secure ID also places Georgia in compliance with the Federal Real ID Act of 2005. DDS began issuing its most recent generation of high security DL/ID cards in 2010 under the Secure Automated Fast Friendly Easier Driver’s … Continue reading “Deal to Launch a More Secure Licensing Process”

Community Unites to Paint W.W. Law House

By | May 16, 2012

As part of Savannah Preservation Month, Historic Savannah Foundation organized a Work Day on Saturday, May 5 at the W.W. Law House on W. Victory Drive, the home of the late Savannah Civil Rights leader. More than two dozen volunteers painted the exterior of the W.W. Law House and picked up trash along W. 42nd Street as part of the … Continue reading “Community Unites to Paint W.W. Law House”

Savannah Philharmonic Launches Concert Season

By | May 16, 2012

The Savannah Philharmonic is proud to announce the launch of its fourth concert season. Featuring several exciting changes, the 2012-2013 schedule includes eight large scale performances and four chamber concerts, along with several new event venues sure to please a broad range of audiences. Next season’s dramatic season opener will differ from the patriotic theme of years past, featuring enchanting … Continue reading “Savannah Philharmonic Launches Concert Season”

American Traditions Competition Kicks-off 20th Anniversary

By | May 16, 2012

Celebrating two decades of great American music, The American Traditions Competition kicked-off its 2012-13 season May14th in Reynolds Square by announcing its new Artistic Consultant Vale Rideout, unveiling its 20th anniversary logo and artwork. The organization honored the legacy of its past winners by selecting Rideout, the 2006 Oxnard Gold Medalist as its new artistic consultant. The event was held … Continue reading “American Traditions Competition Kicks-off 20th Anniversary”

Operation New Hope Holds Graduation

By | May 16, 2012

Chatham County Sheriff Al St Lawrence and the Humane Society for Greater Savannah invite you to the first graduation for Operation New Hope on Friday, May 18, 2012 at 1 p.m. in the Chatham County Sherriff’s Office Training facility’s multipurpose building off Highway 17, (1/4 mile past McDonald’s – turn right at airport sign – marked patrol car will be … Continue reading “Operation New Hope Holds Graduation”

Telfair Museums Announces New Exhibits

By | May 16, 2012

Telfair Museums announces the opening of four new exhibits designed for preschool children and their families. Funded by the Telfair Academy Guild, the new exhibits will be installed in the ArtZeum galleries, located in Telfair Museums’ Jepson Center. An opening celebration will take place on Saturday, May 19 at 11 am – 2 pm featuring family activities. Admission is free … Continue reading “Telfair Museums Announces New Exhibits”

Step Up Savannah Holds Simulation

By | May 16, 2012

Step Up Savannah and Hands On Savannah invite you to a simulation: “Welcome to the State of Poverty,” 2 – 4:30 p.m., May 17, at the Savannah Morning News auditorium. The simulation requires groups of 35 to 75 people to assume the roles of families living in poverty. The goal of each family is to survive for one month, which … Continue reading “Step Up Savannah Holds Simulation”

Historic Savannah Foundation Awards Presented

By | May 16, 2012

Sixteen awards were presented at the Preservation Award Luncheon held last Friday at the Ships of the Sea Maritime Museum in Savannah in conjunction with the 2012 Savannah Preservation Festival. Historic Savannah Foundation Preservation Awards recognize outstanding local projects completed within the last three years. A jury of local professionals are invited each year to review the nominations and to … Continue reading “Historic Savannah Foundation Awards Presented”