City Increases Transparency Through New Website

By Savannah Tribune | August 02, 2017

The City of Savannah has just launched a new capital improvement projects website which highlights more than 300 projects across the City. The name of the website is Savannah Under Construction. Savannah Under Construction provides residents with regular updates on the current statuses of capital improvement projects (CIP). A CIP is a project that maintains or improves City infrastructure or … Continue reading “City Increases Transparency Through New Website”

Small Business Financing Forum To Be Held

By Savannah Tribune | August 02, 2017

The UGA Small Business Development Center in Savannah and the UGA SBDC at Georgia Southern, a Public Service and Outreach unit of the University of Georgia, along with the Creative Coast offers a free Small Business Financing Forum on Friday, August 25th. Financial capital is essential to launching, operating and growing any business. However, the options and requirements for funding … Continue reading “Small Business Financing Forum To Be Held”

Savannah Food & Wine Festival Announces the Celebrity Chef Tour’s “Best Chefs of the South Dinner”

By Savannah Tribune | August 02, 2017

The Savannah Food & Wine Festival, presented by Publix, is announcing the chefs participating in the James Beard Foundation, Celebrity Chef Tour dinner on Wednesday, November 8, 2017. The 2017 James Beard Foundation Best Chef award winners for the south, southeast and southwest will all be participating in this year’s dinner. The dinner will take place at 7 pm at … Continue reading “Savannah Food & Wine Festival Announces the Celebrity Chef Tour’s “Best Chefs of the South Dinner””

Savannah Children’s Choir Auditions

By Savannah Tribune | August 02, 2017

The Savannah Children’s Choir Auditions for 3rd-8th grade boys and girls will be held on Saturday, August 12 from 10am- 12pm at SCC offices on 3025 Bull Street (Senior Citizens Inc building). For an appointment (you must make an appointment) Email Janet Wooten at Janet@savannahchoir.org or call 912-655- 6125. The audition consists of the children singing a simple song and … Continue reading “Savannah Children’s Choir Auditions”

Metro Launches Program to Reward Community Youth For Good Acts

By Savannah Tribune | August 02, 2017

On Friday, July 28, the Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department launched its first-ever “Caught Doing Good” campaign, which will reward children who do good in the community with a treat from McDonald’s. The campaign kicked off at Police Headquarters on Habersham St.. SCMPD K9, the SWAT BearCat, and several local vendors were in attendance at the kick-off with treats for attendees. … Continue reading “Metro Launches Program to Reward Community Youth For Good Acts”

SCCPSS Transportation Tested Regular Bus Routes

By Savannah Tribune | August 02, 2017

It’s your chance to get on the bus! SCCPSS Transportation ran their regular routes for the school year earlier this week on Tuesday morning, August 1st. Parents and students can take a ride if they’d like – just be at your bus stop at the assigned route time that morning. You will have the opportunity to ride to school along … Continue reading “SCCPSS Transportation Tested Regular Bus Routes”

Meat The Vegan Cookoff

By Savannah Tribune | August 02, 2017

Meat the Vegan Cookoff was held last Sunday morning at the Natural Selections Café and Catering located at 1526 Bull St. Traditional meat dishes were prepared and then flipped to the Vegan version. The dishes included shrimp and grits, pulled pork and potato salad, crab cakes & coleslaw. Mystery celebration judges including Renee LaSalle of WSAV judged the taste of … Continue reading “Meat The Vegan Cookoff”

SCCPSS Superintendent Tour of Schools

By Savannah Tribune | August 02, 2017

Savannah- Chatham County Public School students return to the classroom on Thursday, August 3rd for the 2017-18 School Year. Superintendent Dr. Ann Levett will visit a number of schools on Thursday to welcome children back. The schedule of visits is listed below. Times are approximate. Thursday, August 3, 2017: 7:30AM-8:10AM – Hubert Middle School, 768 Grant Street, Savannah 8:25AM-8:55AM – … Continue reading “SCCPSS Superintendent Tour of Schools”

Chatham County Sheriff ’s Office K9’s Receive Body Armor

By Savannah Tribune | August 02, 2017

Chatham County Sheriff’s Office K9’s Max, Largo, Xena, Kyra, Fredy, Toby, Bullet, Miki, and Nero have received bullet and stab protective vests thanks to a charitable donation from non-profit organization Vested Interest in K9s, Inc. K9 Max, Largo, Xena, Kyra, Fredy, Toby, Bullet, Miki & Nero’s vests are embroidered with the sentiment “In memory of K9 Ty, California City Police … Continue reading “Chatham County Sheriff ’s Office K9’s Receive Body Armor”

Ogeechee Riverkeeper Annual Meeting And Awards Set For August 19

By Savannah Tribune | August 02, 2017

Those who support and enjoy the Ogeechee River as a source of recreation, income and local pride will soon have a chance to catch up on matters relating to the region’s most prized natural resource. Ogeechee Riverkeeper has scheduled its annual meeting for 4-6 p.m. Saturday, August 19 at Love’s Seafood Restaurant. The popular local eatery, a ‘River’ level corporate … Continue reading “Ogeechee Riverkeeper Annual Meeting And Awards Set For August 19”