Category : Georgia

Southeast / Georgia - 4 months ago

Downtown Parking Changes Now in Effect

The City of Savannah is implementing its new Parking Matters rate structure for parking downtown. This only effects on-street parking north of Liberty Street. Parking and Mobility Director Sean Brandon held a press conference January 2nd, to answer...

Southeast / Georgia - 4 months ago

Forsyth Farmers’ Market Launches 2018 Season

  The Forsyth Farmers’ Market (FFM), a local non-profit organization that seeks to promote a local food system in Savannah, looks forward to new changes and continual growth in the 2018 year. The first farmers market of 2018 will be Saturday, Janua...

Southeast / Georgia - 4 months ago

A.E. Beach Class of 1957 60th Class Reunion

  A. E. Beach High Class of 1957 held their 60th class reunion last week (December 27-31) at DeSoto Savannah. Many class members traveled far and near for this joyous occasion. A meet and greet was held on Wednesday and Thursday in the Hospitality...

Southeast / Georgia - 4 months ago

Here’s how many people police killed in 2017

Police officers killed 1,129 people in 2017. Last year, more people died from police violence in 2017 than the total number of U.S. soldiers killed in action around the globe (21). More people died at the hands of police violence in 2017 than the...

Southeast / Georgia - 4 months ago

3,600 Store Closures Already Planned for 2018

Walgreens tops the list of retailers expected to shutter stores in 2018 with 600 slated to go out of business. The record-high rate of store closures that rocked the retail industry 2017 is expected to spill into 2018; there are more than 3,600 clos...

Southeast / Georgia - 4 months ago

Our 5 Fave #BlackLove Couples For 2017

2017 was a great year for black love. From Remy Ma and Papoose setting the standard for a ride or die couple, to continued Barack and Michelle sightings and of course the Carters it seemed as though we celebrated black love all year long. Black Holl...

Southeast / Georgia - 4 months ago

Vegans and vegetarians share tips for success

More than 30 percent of people will have staying fit and losing weight at the top of their New Year resolutions lists. For many, these goals are deeply tied to what they eat. While some will tweak their diets to support these health goals, others...