Thu., December 30, 2010 11:08pm
A much-debated ban on smoking in virtually all public indoor places will go into effect in Savannah with the new year. Mayor Otis Johnson pushed for the measure as part of a health campaing. Bar employees complained about the proposal when it first came up but now are adapting to the ordinance.
Thu., December 16, 2010 1:00am
A US Army Corps of Engineers official says, the agency is likely to extend the public comment period on the Savannah harbor deepening project. Some environmental groups and others have said the public comment window was too short given the immense size of the report and its technical difficulty. The official said an extension should be announced this week.
Thu., October 28, 2010 4:54pm
Halloween this year falls on a Sunday and that's not sitting well with some Georgians who keep the day as religious. They successfully have pushed some city leaders to urge residents to send their kids trick-or-treating on Saturday. And that's led to confusion in Savannah and Macon. Some neighborhood groups had planned for trick-or-treating on Sunday.
Thu., July 8, 2010 3:00pm
Savannah, Brunswick and Hinesville officials will go back to China on another trade mission in September.
Mon., June 28, 2010 2:39pm
Only a handful of Georgia cities ban smoking at all bars and restaurants. The City currently follows state law and allows smoking at bars if they don't hire minors. Restaurants must have separate smoking sections.
Fri., April 2, 2010 4:27pm
Michael Brown has been the city's chief executive during a remarkable 15 ye
Wed., March 10, 2010 4:32pm
Mayor Otis Johnson returns from a trip to Austria with a deal that could br
Wed., March 3, 2010 5:41pm
Long-term projects could be remembered long after the day's talking points