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    Savannah Events Planning Calendar





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Savannah Blog Posts

Headlines This Week: Arena and Canal District and School Alternatives for At-Risk Youth

It's the end of the week, so I sat down with Savannah Morning News Executive Editor Susan Catron to talk about some of the week's top stories.

July 14th, 2017

Savannah Artist Remembers Orlando Pulse Victims in "49 Portraits"

June 12th marks the one year anniversary of the Orlando Pulse Nightclub shooting. The faces of the 49 victims who lost their lives that day inspired Mia Merlin, an artist and professor at Armstrong State University, to create the 49 Portraits Project.

June 9th, 2017

Hidden History: When Tragedy Inspires A Living Legacy - The Crash at Orly Field

Stan Deaton of Georgia Historical Society Today he shares the Hidden History of an airplane crash which took the lives of more than 100 Georgians, and how their memory inspired the creation of an Atlanta cultural icon.

June 7th, 2017

Two Generations of Artists Explore Diaspora in New Telfair Exhibit

“Generation,” an exhibit that opened at Telfair Museums last week, features art on the theme of diaspora, created by Iraqi mother and daughters.

June 1st, 2017

Latest Savannah News

Trump Tweets Transgender People Will Not Be Allowed To Serve In Military

Today on “Political Rewind,” President Trump does an about-face on an Obama-era ruling allowing transgender people to serve in the military.
July 26, 2017

Dikembe Mutombo On Making Organized Sports Accessible To Everyone

Dikembe Mutombo is one of the most recognizable players in Atlanta Hawks history. Now retired, the seven-foot-two-inch center spent five seasons in Atlanta, and was a defensive powerhouse in the NBA for 18 seasons. This month, Mutombo revealed that he’s looking for partners to buy the Houston Rockets . He also wants to make organized sports more affordable for kids. We talked with Mutombo about that effort. We also heard from Haley Hill of the Tybee Island YMCA , which is a branch of the YMCA of Coastal Georgia.
July 25, 2017

Jared Kushner Denies Collusion Before Closed-Door Senate Intelligence Committee Session

Today on “Political Rewind,” Donald Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner testifies in a closed-door session with the Senate Intelligence Committee. No reporters were allowed, but in a prepared statement, Kushner asserted that he has not colluded with Russians. We discuss today's events and his planned appearance tomorrow with House Intelligence Committee another closed-door session. At least one observer opines that Kushner managed to throw Donald Trump Jr. under the bus in his prepared remarks.
July 24, 2017

On Second Thought For Monday, July 24, 2017

First, the Atlanta City Council, along with the United Way, has committed $50 million to help combat homelessness. This comes after news that the city’s largest shelter, Peachtree-Pine, will close by the end of August. Joining us is Rick Westbrook, Executive Director for Lost N Found, and Deirdre Oakley, Professor of Sociology for Georgia State University. Next, the Braves — the Gwinnett Braves, that is — are changing their name. They opened it up to fans for submissions, and today they’re voting on the final six choices. We discuss what’s behind the rebranding, and how it’s supposed to help the minor league team grow its fan base, with Sunny Mehta, Director of Clyde Group Sports; and Joel Feldman, an Atlanta-based attorney who focuses on sports branding. Then, Rachel Shaner is the frontwoman for Savannah band Lulu The Giant. They perform at Bragg Jam in Macon this weekend, July 29. Rachel gives us her two picks for the essential Georgia Playlist, including tunes by the Freedom Singers
July 24, 2017