Congressman Rangel Comments On Ferguson

By | November 26, 2014

Congressman Charles B. Rangel issued the following statement after a grand jury in St. Louis reached a decision in the shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri: “While I share the disappointment and sadness felt by millions of people across America in the decision made by the grand jury in St. Louis County not to indict Officer Darren Wilson, I … Continue reading “Congressman Rangel Comments On Ferguson”

Democrats Still Don’t Get the Message

By | November 26, 2014

Since the November 4 elections, there has been a broad and needed discussion concerning what the Democrats did wrong or, to put it better, why they were unable to turn out their base. Among other things, many African Americans felt taken for granted by the Democratic candidates which, to a great extent, was true. Nevertheless, the problem runs deeper. In … Continue reading “Democrats Still Don’t Get the Message”

Armstrong State University’s College Of Health Professions Receives Georgia Medical Society Award

By | November 26, 2014

Armstrong State University’s College of Health Professions was awarded the Georgia Medical Society’s Institution/Organization Award at the 14th Annual Health Care Heroes Awards Banquet held on Tuesday, Nov. 18. in Savannah. Armstrong President Linda M. Bleicken, Interim Assistant Dean of the College of Health Professions Sandy Streater, Diagnostic and Therapeutic Sciences Department Head Doug Masini and Health Sciences Department Head … Continue reading “Armstrong State University’s College Of Health Professions Receives Georgia Medical Society Award”

Antioch Foot & Ankle Group At Savannah State – Diabetes Awareness Week

By | November 26, 2014

Antioch Foot & Ankle Group continues to demonstrate civic responsibility by volunteering their services in Savannah and the Low Country. On Wednesday, at the request of Desiree Lewis, Savannah State Miss Junior, Jacqueline Tomlin, Director of Marketing and Promotions at Antioch joined Desire at the “SSU Goes Grey and Blue”. Desiree and Deja Watkins, Miss Freshman at Savannah State were … Continue reading “Antioch Foot & Ankle Group At Savannah State – Diabetes Awareness Week”

MUMC Awarded Mattel Children’s Foundation Grant In Support Of The Healing Power Of Play

By | November 26, 2014

The Mattel Children’s Foundation together with the Children’s Hospital Association has awarded The Children’s Hospital at Memorial University Medical Center a $15,000 grant. The funds will be used to bring the healing power of play to hospitalized children through the creation of The Parent Infant Play Program (PIP Program). The Children’s Hospital is one of 11 children’s hospitals across the … Continue reading “MUMC Awarded Mattel Children’s Foundation Grant In Support Of The Healing Power Of Play”

The Savannah Jaycees Announce Mayor Edna Jackson To Speak At Leadership NOW Lecture

By | November 26, 2014

Mayor Edna Jackson will be the final speaker in the 2014 Leadership NOW Lecture Series on Tuesday, December 2 at the Savannah Jaycees office, located at 101 Atlas Street. Open networking begins at 5:30 and they program will run from 6-7 p.m. Leadership NOW is a lecture series focused on leadership, management, and professional skills. The series aligns with the … Continue reading “The Savannah Jaycees Announce Mayor Edna Jackson To Speak At Leadership NOW Lecture”

Savannah Tech Offers Firefighter/EMS Diploma

By | November 26, 2014

Fire Science students at Savannah Technical College may expand their first responder training with EMS certifications thanks to a new Firefighter/EMS diploma now offered at the College. “The new Firefighter/ EMSP diploma program is an exciting opportunity for our students to obtain the education and training to earn the fundamental certifications necessary to function as a firefighter and emergency medical … Continue reading “Savannah Tech Offers Firefighter/EMS Diploma”

2nd Annual Student, Instructor & Staff Art Exhibition & Sale

By | November 26, 2014

Throughout the year the City of Savannah’s Department of Cultural Affairs offers over 50 classes and workshops in ceramics, metalsmithing, fused and stained glass, painting and mixed media for youth and adults. The 2nd Annual Student, Instructor & Staff Exhibition & Art Sale will be exhibiting the from December 5 – 31 at the Cultural Affairs Gallery located at 9 … Continue reading “2nd Annual Student, Instructor & Staff Art Exhibition & Sale”

Matilda Jane Clothing Trunk Shows Expands To Savannah

By | November 26, 2014

Children’s clothing entrepreneur Robyn Shirley is bringing a unique line of clothing for little girls to Savannah. The fashion consultant and Independent Trunk Keeper for Matilda Jane Clothing will expand her South Carolina-based business to begin hosting Trunk Shows in the Savannah area later this month. “It just made sense to bring Matilda Jane Clothing Trunk Shows across the river … Continue reading “Matilda Jane Clothing Trunk Shows Expands To Savannah”

Local Hospice Caregivers To Benefit From The Awarding Of Two Grants

By | November 26, 2014

Hospice Savannah, Inc. is pleased to announce receipt of two grants for the newly created Edel Caregiver Institute currently under construction off Chatham Parkway. Many caregivers in our community are caring for loved ones who are neither appropriate nor ready for hospice or palliative care, and for them the absence of a coordinated support network is deeply felt. In the … Continue reading “Local Hospice Caregivers To Benefit From The Awarding Of Two Grants”