2019 marks the 38th Annual Savannah Jazz Festival, featuring 27 free performances highlighting regional, national and international world-class jazz in the Lowcountry. The Festival is organized by the Coastal Jazz Association with major investment provided by the City of Savannah Department of Arts, Culture and Historical Resources; lead sponsors are Savannah Area Ford Dealerships, Miner Family Wines, and Mr. Bob … Continue reading “Announcing The 38th Annual Savannah Jazz Festival Lineup”
The Campaign Kick-Off has been rescheduled due to Hurricane Dorian to Thursday, September 19, 2019 from 11:30 am – 1:00 pm (program starts at 12 noon). This will officially mark the beginning of United Way’s fundraising efforts in Bryan, Chatham, Effingham, and Liberty Counties. Community leaders from local companies, nonprofit organizations, and civic groups all gather to participate in our … Continue reading “United Way Of The Coastal Empire Kicks-Off Its 2019 Fundraising Campaign”
Hog Hammock Library is now operating on solar power, thanks to efforts initiated by Tim Echols, Vice-Chairman of the Georgia Public Service Commission. The completion of the pavilion that is equipped with solar panels for powering the library was celebrated on Aug. 24 at the library. Echols tells how the accomplishment occurred. “The idea started when I was visiting the … Continue reading “Solarizing of Hog Hammock Library”
The Chatham County Legislative Delegation, along with other local elected and appointed Chatham County officials, held “Lobby Your Legislator Day” on last Saturday, September 7, 2019, from 10:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. at the Southwest Chatham Library in Savannah. During “Lobby Your Legislator Day,” Chatham County officials were available to provide information to the community regarding Georgia’s new voting machines, … Continue reading “Chatham County Delegation Held “Lobby Your Legislator Day””
Larry Meyers Stepped Out Of Race To Endorse Linda Wilder Bryan For City Of Savannah 3rd District Council Seat
Larry Meyers announced his withdrawal from the race for 3rd District Savannah City Council and will endorse opponent, Linda Wilder Bryan, at a public event held Friday, August 30 at 2304 Alabama Avenue. Meyers will be taking his own campaign sign down and replacing it with Bryan’s sign. Special Guests former Mayor Edna Jackson and former County Commissioner Tony Center, … Continue reading “Larry Meyers Stepped Out Of Race To Endorse Linda Wilder Bryan For City Of Savannah 3rd District Council Seat”
Road to the 2019 City Elections: Part 2 – Who and What Are on the Ballot and What It Means to You and Yours?
With standing room only on Saturday September 7, 2019, the Hungry Club Forum of Savannah, Inc. (HCFS) “Harnessing the Power of Collaboration on the issues of today and tomorrow,” kicked off the community’s first look at those who have met the Qualifying requirement to appear on the November 5, 2019 ballot for aldermanic seats on the Savannah City Council. The … Continue reading “Road to the 2019 City Elections: Part 2 – Who and What Are on the Ballot and What It Means to You and Yours?”
The St. Philip AME Church, 613 Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard Savannah, Georgia under the leadership of pastor, The Rev. Jai S. Haithco, Sr. will be hosting an “Eason For Bishop Reception”. We invite the community to come and share in this endeavor and spend time with The Rev. Dr. Gregory Vaughn Eason, Sr. The Rev. Dr. Gregory Vaughn Eason, … Continue reading ““Eason For Bishop” Event At St. Philip A.M.E. Church”
If you or someone you know is a member of the A.E. Beach High School Class of 1970, please e-mail your contact information to Pamela Rountree at AEBCO1970@ GMAIL.COM. Details will be sent to you about the 50TH reunion events which is scheduled for June 26th through the 28th 2020. Hope to hear from you very, very soon.
The City of Savannah, Keep Savannah Beautiful, and Savannah State University are partnering to host the third annual recycling day event on Wednesday, Oct. 30 from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. The City and the Environmental Science Department at SSU encourage residents to bring any paper, glass, plastic, or cooking grease to the T.A. Wright Stadium Parking Lot. De’Anna Dudley, … Continue reading “City and Partners Hosting Third Annual Recycling Day”
Free Computer Classes taught by Microsoft Certified Instructors held at the African-American Health Information & Resource Center, 1910 Abercorn St, in Savannah Older Adult & Beginner Classes Keyboarding, Internet/ Email Basics, Windows I & II Advanced Classes Word Basic I & II, Excel I & II, PowerPoint Small Business & Personal Use Class QuickBooks I & II Microsoft Access Please … Continue reading “Free Computer Classes at African-American Health Information & Resource Center”