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Hidden History: No 'Satisfaction' for the Rolling Stones in Their First Georgia Concert

The Rolling Stones performed their first Georgia concert somewhere you might not expect. Georgia Historical Society's senior historian Stan Deaton shares this Hidden History.

by J. Cindy Hill | May 10, 2017

Beneath the Waves: Take A Virtual Field Trip to Gray's Reef

On May 10th you can take a virtual field trip to Gray's Reef National Marine Sanctuary off Georgia's coast. Gray's Reef Superintendent Sarah Fangman shares what to expect.

by J. Cindy Hill | May 9, 2017

Tybee Wine Festival Celebrates Coastal Life This Weekend

The 8th annual Tybee Wine Festival kicked off last night. Melissa Turner, executive director of Tybee Post Theater, says the event began 8 years ago as a benefit to restore the historic theater.

by J. Cindy Hill | May 5, 2017

Historic Savannah Annual Festival Celebrates Best of Preservation

The National Trust for Historic Preservation has designated May as National Preservation Month. Daniel Carey, president and CEO of Historic Savannah Foundation, says three years ago they started an annual celebration...

by J. Cindy Hill | May 3, 2017

Small Business Means Big Business in Coastal Georgia: National Small Business Week

National Small Business Week is being celebrated this week, from April 30 – May 6. Tony O'Reilly of Small Business Assistance Corp in Savannah talks about small business on the coast.

by J. Cindy Hill | May 2, 2017

Savannah Children's Choir Collaborates for Big "Best of Duke Ellington" Production

Savannah Children’s Choir is mounting its biggest production to date in The Best of Duke Ellington’s Sacred Concert, on Sunday, April 30. Roger Moss tells us more about the collaborators, guest artists and conductor.

by J. Cindy Hill | April 17, 2017

Fort Pulaski Celebrates National Park Week with Free Admission & Events

National Parks Week kicks off this weekend. Joel Cadoff of Fort Pulaski National Monument tells us more about the Fort and their activities during National Parks Week.

by J. Cindy Hill | April 12, 2017

Earth Day Savannah Event Highlights Historic Tree

Savannah will celebrate Earth Day this Saturday, April 15, from 11 a.m. until 4 p.m. in Forsyth Park. Karen Jenkins, executive director of Savannah Tree Foundation, says they will highlight a piece of Savannah history...

by J. Cindy Hill | April 11, 2017

Early Week Events: Emergent Savannah on Activism, Georgia Southern Symphony and SCADStyle

There are plenty of events to keep you busy this week including Emergent Savannah's "Savannah Activism Across Time" forum, Georgia Southern Symphony in concert at SCADStyle events that continue through April 13.

by J. Cindy Hill | April 10, 2017

Orchestral Music Abounds in Savannah: Atlanta Symphony & Savannah Philharmonic

Classical music lovers have a few chances to enjoy live orchestra performances this month with the Atlanta Symphony on April 8 and Savannah Philharmonic's season finale on April 29. Conductor Peter Shannon tells us more.

by J. Cindy Hill | April 7, 2017

Arbor Day: Celebrating Trees In Coastal Georgia and Across the Country

National Arbor Day will be celebrated later this month. Karen Jenkins from Savannah Tree Foundation tells us more about the national celebration and Savannah's event.

by J. Cindy Hill | April 5, 2017

Hidden History: Winecoff Hotel Fire and What Rose From Its Ashes

It’s high tourist season in Savannah and our many hotels are bustling. Stan Deaton, senior historian for the Georgia Historical Society, says that one key safety innovation for hotels rose from the ashes of a hotel...

by J. Cindy Hill | April 4, 2017