Thu., June 4, 2015 6:00am
Heather Henley of Do Savannah and Lauren Cleland of Visit Savannah share their picks for a fun Savannah weekend.
Thu., July 31, 2014 3:21am
Amy Condon of Savannah Magazine and Clinton Edminster of ArtRise Savannah share their recommendations for a fun -- and art -- filled weekend in Savannah.
Fri., January 24, 2014 2:00am
As Atlanta builds its $100 million streetcar line, the Hostess City is looking to the capital with envy. While Savannah has the state's first modern streetcar, it's essentially a quaint tourist attraction. Transit officials now want big money for an Atlanta-style streetcar.
Thu., January 2, 2014 8:00am
Savannah's minor league baseball team wants the city to build a new stadium. Backers says it's about more than a stadium and more than baseball. But will the field of dreams remain just that -- a dream -- for the Sand Gnats?
Mon., December 30, 2013 8:01pm
New York has the Ball Drop. Atlanta has the Peach Drop. Now, Savannah is starting its own tradition to ring in the new year. It involves a giant replica of a plastic cup. The cup celebrates a Savannah tradition: being able to drink on the streets year-round. The six-foot-tall steel and plastic cup replicates those taken "to go" from bars.
Fri., January 4, 2013 12:00pm
The sale of a former Georgia Power plant to a boutique hotel owner is another sign of economic recovery in Savannah. Orlando-based developer Richard Kessler this week bought the former industrial building on the city's historic waterfront. A historic preservationist says he's optimistic about what can become of the site in part because of Kessler's track record for historically-appropriate development and the building's location.
Fri., May 4, 2012 11:48am
Fourteen majestic ships recalling a bygone age of ocean travel have transformed Savannah's bustling port into a harbor of yore. The Tall Ships Challenge officially got underway on Thursday. Tens of thousands of visitors are expected to view the ships on River Street. Many will tour the vessels and take cruises. The festival continues through Monday.
Thu., May 3, 2012 9:29am
Fourteen majestic tall ships are temporarily transforming Savannah's historic waterfront into a harbor of yore. The old-style sailing vessels are docking in Savannah for the Tall Ships Challenge. It's the first time in 15 years the city has hosted a tall ships festival.
Thu., March 15, 2012 8:00am
Savannah city officials are expecting larger-than-normal crowds for Saturday's St. Patrick's Day festival. The coastal city has the nation's second largest St. Patrick's Day celebration. And the event is all-important for businesses dependent on tourism.