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Groundbreaking For New Arena

By Savannah Tribune | September 18, 2019

The Savannah Arena Project Groundbreaking was held last Friday, September 13, 2019. The project is located off Stiles Avenue near Gwinnett St. The development of a new arena and the surrounding canal district on Savannah’s westside is one of the largest projects to ever be undertaken by the City of Savannah. The new arena site presents the opportunity to reimagine … Continue reading “Groundbreaking For New Arena”

A Savannah Success Story: Calvin Butts Jr. Describes His Journey To Entrepreneurship

By Savannah Tribune | September 18, 2019

Chatham County native Calvin Butts, Jr. is a natural born leader. This HBCU grad is co-founder of Getaway Society, a luxury vacation rental home company with a real estate portfolio valued at more than a $5 million. The son of Cathy Thompson Butts and the late Dr. Calvin Butts, Sr., Butts is the alum of Jenkins High School where he … Continue reading “A Savannah Success Story: Calvin Butts Jr. Describes His Journey To Entrepreneurship”

Announcing The 38th Annual Savannah Jazz Festival Lineup

By Savannah Tribune | September 11, 2019

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”

United Way Of The Coastal Empire Kicks-Off Its 2019 Fundraising Campaign

By Savannah Tribune | September 11, 2019

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”

Solarizing of Hog Hammock Library

By Savannah Tribune | September 11, 2019

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”