Local Artist Designs and Curates

By Savannah Tribune | June 05, 2019

Dandi Gu is a SCAD alumni who majored in business design and arts leadership specializing in profit and nonprofit management. She graduated in March of 2018. She has been making and curating art in Savannah for several months and is currently working with the Savannah African Art Museum on an interactive children’s book. Gu has been creative and interested in art … Continue reading “Local Artist Designs and Curates”

Omega’s Award $10,000 In Scholarship

By Savannah Tribune | June 05, 2019

Mu Phi Chapter of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. held its annual scholarship presentation recently. The award recipients were invited to attend the event held at St. Paul CME Church. Mrs. Bernadette Ball-Oliver delivered remarks to congratulate the students on their academic success on behalf of SCCPSS Superintendent, Dr. Ann Levett. Brother Paul Sidney, Program Coordinator, Brother James Melvin, Basileus

Housing Developer Renovates Westlake Apartments

By Savannah Tribune | June 05, 2019

Housing developer, Vitus, has set out to renovate and preserve the 100-unit Westlake Apartments. They are 40 percent finished with the project and hoping to complete the renovation by the end of 2019 according to Michael Volz, Vitus’ Director of Development Management. “Our team specializes in protecting and extending the life of properties in competitive markets like Savannah where there … Continue reading “Housing Developer Renovates Westlake Apartments”

“EYE CARE” FOR YOU

By Savannah Tribune | June 05, 2019

Children need sunglasses just as much as adults. Although kids are not as interested in wearing them as a fashion accessory like adults are, kids need sunglasses for protection more than adults because they spend more time outdoors in direct sunlight. Children’s sunglasses are available in a wide variety of styles and sizes. And virtually any children’s frame can be … Continue reading ““EYE CARE” FOR YOU”

NAREB Takes Fight for Black Homeownership To Congressional Hearing

By Savannah Tribune | June 05, 2019

The rate of Black homeownership in America – now at 41.1 percent, according to 2019 U. S. Census numbers – is even lower than it was when the U. S. Fair Housing Act was signed into law 51 years ago on April 11, 1968. This means Black homeownership is 32.1 percentage points lower than that of Whites, which stands at … Continue reading “NAREB Takes Fight for Black Homeownership To Congressional Hearing”

Mortgage-Free Home Gifting Ceremony For Richmond Hill Military Veteran

By Savannah Tribune | June 05, 2019

U.S. Army Corporal Douglas Kinard and his family are the newest resident of Richmond Hill, Georgia courtesy of a mortgage free home gifted by Building Homes for Heroes and JPMorgan Chase & Co. Ceremony to honor this veteran took place last Thursday. Cpl. Kinard served in the Army for more than two decades before being discharged in 2010. It was … Continue reading “Mortgage-Free Home Gifting Ceremony For Richmond Hill Military Veteran”

Alderwoman Shabazz to Give Saint Leo University-Savannah Commencement Speech

By Savannah Tribune | June 05, 2019

Dr. Estella Shabazz, alderwoman, 5th District of the City of Savannah, will give the commencement address for Saint Leo University’s Savannah Education Center Class of 2019. The ceremony will take place at 10 a.m., Saturday, June 8, at the Johnny Mercer Theatre, Savannah Civic Center, 301 W. Oglethorpe Ave., Savannah, GA 31401. About 120 students will receive degrees with 35 … Continue reading “Alderwoman Shabazz to Give Saint Leo University-Savannah Commencement Speech”

Sol C. Johnson Class of “69 To Hold 50th Class Reunion

By Savannah Tribune | June 05, 2019

The Sol. C.Johnson Class of 1969 is planning a 50th year class reunion. Come join us and invite a classmate. Monthly meetings every 1st Saturday, 12pm@ W.W. Law Center, 909 E. Bolton St., Savannah, Ga.

Summer Registration for the 2019-20 SY Begins

By Savannah Tribune | June 05, 2019

Dates are set for SCCPSS Summer Registration for New or Existing families who have had a change in address that will require their students to attend a different school. Registration will be held at the SASSC Center, 400 East Broad St., Savannah from Monday-Friday. June 10-14; 8:00 AM-4:00 PM; June 17-21; 8:00 AM-4:00 PM; Saturday, June 22nd; 10:00 AM-2:00 PM, … Continue reading “Summer Registration for the 2019-20 SY Begins”

Celebrate Global Running Day In Daffin Park

By Savannah Tribune | June 05, 2019

Gather with others who love running on Global Running Day, Wedenesday, June 5 at Daffin Park from 6 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. This group run will take place at Daffin Park, at the turn-around closest to Waters Ave. This will be a fun run with no route planned. It is meant for runners of all levels. Join the happy hour … Continue reading “Celebrate Global Running Day In Daffin Park”