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    (912) 344-3565

    Savannah Events Planning Calendar





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    Savannah Events Planning Calendar





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Savannah Blog Posts

Creepy, Kooky, Mysterious & Spooky: Savannah Children's Theatre Takes On "The Addams Family"

Savannah Children’s Theatre is bringing the creepy, kooky, mysterious and spooky Broadway musical, The Addams Family, to the stage in a production that opens this Friday, March 31. Director Kelie Miley and actor Noah Edwards tell us more.

March 27th, 2017

Flannery O'Connor Lovers Unite: Annual Parade & Birthday Celebration of Savannah Native Author

Lafayette Square is the place to be this Sunday for the annual Flannery O’Connor Birthday Parade and Street Fair. Cody Shelley says the parade is for anyone who wants to celebrate the Savannah native author.

March 24th, 2017

Roots Up Gallery Opens "Country/No Country": Art Exploring Place and Displacement

Roots Up Gallery opens its latest exhibit, ‘Country/No Country’ with encaustic work by Christine Sajecki, on March 24. Outsider gallery co-owner Francis Allen tells us more.

March 24th, 2017

Hidden History: The Battle Over Mary Telfair's Will and Women's "Madness"

Learn about the hidden history of the dispute over Mary Telfair's will, in this conversation with Dr. Felicity Turner of Armstrong State University.

March 22nd, 2017

Latest Savannah News

2017 Legislative Session Zooms To Its Conclusion

Today on “Political Rewind,” the end of the 2017 session of the Georgia General Assembly is coming at us. What issues are still alive and will this session go out like a lion or a lamb?
March 27, 2017

On Second Thought For Monday, March 27, 2017

Last month, two grocery stores shuttered in downtown Augusta. Both of them - a Whole Foods and a Kroger - cited a lack of customers as the reason. The Kroger was the only full-service store within a two-mile radius of downtown. These closures have made it much more difficult to find affordable, healthy food there. Joining us is the operator of a food pantry in Augusta, Christy Cunningham. She’s the Executive Director of the Downtown Cooperative Church Ministries. We also speak with Garth Graham, Cardiologist and President of the Aetna Foundation. A doctor who kills people intentionally, that’s the subject of a new documentary film called “The Sandman.” Dr. Carlo Musso has been helping the state of Georgia execute inmates by lethal injection since 2003. The film explores his justifications for doing no harm as a physician, and serving as an executioner. We speak with the filmmaker Lauren Knapp. Plus, Georgia led the nation in Death Row executions last year. Nine men were put to death by
March 27, 2017

Georgia Couple Fights To Name Their Daughther 'Allah'

According to recent studies , parents are choosing less common names for their children. The Georgia Department of Public Health refused to issue a birth certificate to a couple who chose a unique surname for their daughter. The American Civil Liberties Union of Georgia is suing the Georgia Department of Public Health on behalf of Elizabeth Handy and Bilal Walk of Fulton County. Handy and Walk were denied a birth certificate for choosing to name their 22-month-old daughter “ZalyKha Graceful Lorraina Allah.” The chosen last name is preventing the couple from getting a birth certificate. Handy and Walk are not married. Georgia Administrative Code states that if the mother is not married to the father either at the time of conception or at the time of birth, then the name of the father will be entered on the birth certificate only if he and the mother have signed a written consent. Parents can choose a surname that is not the legal surname of the mother or father if that surname is chosen
March 27, 2017

Benjamin Reiss Explores The History Of Sleep And Sleeplessness

On today’s show, we’re going to talk about something that’s completely free of charge but that many, many people might call the most valuable commodity in the world: sleep. It’s supposed to be a restful and restorative process. So why does it produce such anxiety?
March 25, 2017