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November 2011

(SAVANNAH, GA) Dr. David Davies Announces Canned Food Drive for America’s Second Food Harvest

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(SAVANNAH, GA) During the month of December, Dr. David Davies at First Choice Wellness will offer $15 chiropractic adjustments,  when patient brings in any canned-goods. All the collected food will be donated to American’s Second Food Harvest
Call 912.354.4044 to make an appointment.

First Choice Wellness is the first and only multi-discipline clinic in the Savannah area having a Chiropractic Physician and a Medical Physician on staff, offering the patient the benefits of both medical and chiropractic care.

Dr. Sandra Bohnstengle, MD is a board certified Family Medicine. She attended Marshall University School of Medicine, she is from Savannah.  Dr. David Davies, DC is a board certified Chiropractor from Life Chiropractic University and grew up in Michigan.

These  doctors  are dedicated to solving your health problems, not just prescribing medication to block pain and mask symptoms.

First Choice Wellness  Clinic is open Monday through Thursday 8 to 6 pm. Medical Doctor available Monday, Wednesday and Thursday. Chiropractic Physician available Monday through Thursday.

They are located on 132 Stephenson Ave at the corner of Habersham. For appointments call 912-354-4044  www.savannahchiropractic.wordpress.com

Dr. Davies
Dr David Davies

(AUGUSTA, GA) COMMUNITY HEADLINES, NOV 28, 2011

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(AUGUSTA, GA) A special proposed overlay plan for land use for the Wrightsboro Road area of the Laney Walker/Bethlehem revitalization effort will be taken up by the Augusta-Richmond County Commission this coming January. The plan has been supported by the Planning Commission and the Laney Walker Neighborhood Association, among others. Public is invited to attend and provide thoughts and feedback.
www.heritagepineaugusta.com

(AUGUSTA, GA) The Laney Walker Development Corporation is shortly to begin work on the construction of two new houses on 11th Street south of Laney Walker Boulevard. The new construction along 11th Street constitutes part of the expansion of the Heritage Pine Development, the pioneer project for the revitalization of Laney Walker/Bethlehem and recipient of the Georgia Planning Association’s 2011 Outstanding Implementation Award.
www.heritagepineaugusta.com

(AUGUSTA, GA) The Board of the Augusta Housing Authority has approved construction of 24 – 26 senior housing units on the Immaculate Conception property located at 11th Street and Laney Walker Boulevard. The Housing Authority is working in tandem with Augusta’s Housing Department on a design that fits within the guidelines of the Laney Walker/Bethlehem Redevelopment Plan.
www.heritagepineaugusta.com

(AUGUSTA, GA) Save the date: Tuesday, January 17, 2012 for the Annual meeting of the Laney Walker/Bethlehem revitalization effort. Premier of a new video on the project, appearances by the Mayor and Augusta Commissioner, and more.
www.heritagepineaugusta.com

(AUGUSTA, GA) The revitalization of Laney Walker/Bethlehem was the subject of a special presentation of best practices for sustainable urban planning and development at the American Architectural Foundation’s annual think-tank, Sustainable Cities Design Academy in Washington, DC on November 4.
www.heritagepineaugusta.com
  

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(AUGUSTA, GA) COMMUNITY HEADLINES, NOV 28, 2011

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(AUGUSTA, GA) COMMUNiTY HEADLiNES   
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(AUGUSTA, GA) A special proposed overlay plan for land use for the Wrightsboro Road area of the Laney Walker/Bethlehem revitalization effort will be taken up by the Augusta-Richmond County Commission this coming January. The plan has been supported by the Planning Commission and the Laney Walker Neighborhood Association, among others. Public is invited to attend and provide thoughts and feedback.
www.heritagepineaugusta.com

(AUGUSTA, GA) The Laney Walker Development Corporation is shortly to begin work on the construction of two new houses on 11th Street south of Laney Walker Boulevard. The new construction along 11th Street constitutes part of the expansion of the Heritage Pine Development, the pioneer project for the revitalization of Laney Walker/Bethlehem and recipient of the Georgia Planning Association’s 2011 Outstanding Implementation Award.
www.heritagepineaugusta.com

(AUGUSTA, GA) The Board of the Augusta Housing Authority has approved construction of 24 – 26 senior housing units on the Immaculate Conception property located at 11th Street and Laney Walker Boulevard. The Housing Authority is working in tandem with Augusta’s Housing Department on a design that fits within the guidelines of the Laney Walker/Bethlehem Redevelopment Plan.
www.heritagepineaugusta.com

(AUGUSTA, GA) Save the date: Tuesday, January 17, 2012 for the Annual meeting of the Laney Walker/Bethlehem revitalization effort. Premier of a new video on the project, appearances by the Mayor and Augusta Commissioner, and more.
www.heritagepineaugusta.com

(AUGUSTA, GA) The revitalization of Laney Walker/Bethlehem was the subject of a special presentation of best practices for sustainable urban planning and development at the American Architectural Foundation’s annual think-tank, Sustainable Cities Design Academy in Washington, DC on November 4.
www.heritagepineaugusta.com
  

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(AUGUSTA, GA) COMMUNITY HEADLINES, NOV 21, 2011

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(AUGUSTA, GA) COMMUNiTY HEADLiNES   
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(AUGUSTA, GA) A special proposed overlay plan for land use for the Wrightsboro Road area of the Laney Walker/Bethlehem revitalization effort will be taken up by the Augusta-Richmond County Commission this coming January. The plan has been supported by the Planning Commission and the Laney Walker Neighborhood Association, among others. Public is invited to attend and provide thoughts and feedback. 

www.heritagepineaugusta.com

 

(AUGUSTA, GA) The African American Historical Committee of Augusta will dedicate a marker to Reverend Samuel Butler Wallace and Mrs. Etta V. Wallace on Saturday, November 19, 2011 at 1:00 PM in front of the Wallace Branch Library. The Wallace Branch Library was the dream and vision of Reverend Samuel Wallace Jr., who helped found Augusta’s first African American Library Branch in 1937. 

http://www.ecgrl.org/

 

(AUGUSTA, GA) The Laney Walker Development Corporation is shortly to begin work on the construction of two new houses on 11th Street south of Laney Walker Boulevard. The new construction along 11th Street constitutes part of the expansion of the Heritage Pine Development, the pioneer project for the revitalization of Laney Walker/Bethlehem and recipient of the Georgia Planning Association’s 2011 Outstanding Implementation Award.
www.heritagepineaugusta.com 

 

(AUGUSTA, GA) Historic Augusta, Inc. is pleased to announce the recipients of eight Preservation Awards given at its Annual Meeting held on November 15, 2011 at 5:30 pm at the Augusta Country Club. Historic Augusta recognizes outstanding historic preservation projects each year throughout the city and this year’s recipients include preservation efforts in Olde Towne, Summerville, and the central downtown business district. www.historicaugusta.org 

 

(AUGUSTA, GA) The Board of the Augusta Housing Authority has approved construction of 24 – 26 senior housing units on the Immaculate Conception property located at 11th Street and Laney Walker Boulevard. The Housing Authority is working in tandem with Augusta’s Housing Department on a design that fits within the guidelines of the Laney Walker/Bethlehem Redevelopment Plan. 

www.heritagepineaugusta.com
 
(AUGUSTA, GA) Save the date: Tuesday, January 17, 2012 for the Annual meeting of the Laney Walker/Bethlehem revitalization effort. Premier of a new video on the project, appearances by the Mayor and Augusta Commissioner, and more.

www.heritagepineaugusta.com 

 

(AUGUSTA, GA) New Bethlehem Community Center, Inc. will sponsor their Annual Community Thanksgiving Dinner on Tuesday, November 22, 2011 at 5:00 p.m. The event will be held in the Activity Building located at 1332 Conklin Avenue, Augusta, GA 30901. A traditional Thanksgiving meal will be served. For more information and to volunteer, call (706) 722-0086.
http://newbethcenter.org/default.aspx 

 

(AUGUSTA, GA) The revitalization of Laney Walker/Bethlehem was the subject of a special presentation of best practices for sustainable urban planning and development at the American Architectural Foundation’s annual think-tank, Sustainable Cities Design Academy in Washington, DC on November 4.
www.heritagepineaugusta.com 

 

 

 

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(SAVANNAH, GA) COMMUNITY HEADLINES NOV 21, 2011

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(SAVANNAH, GA)  Several attorneys with Bouhan, Williams & Levy LLP have been named to "Best Lawyers in America" 2011-2012. "Best Lawyers" is the oldest and most respected peer-review publication in the legal profession. Walter C. Hartridge, Carlton Joyce, Edwin D. Robb Jr., and Frank "Sonny" Seiler of Bouhan, Williams & Levy LLP were listed in "Best Lawyers." Founded in 1886, Bouhan, Williams & Levy LLP is a broad-based, general law practice with an emphasis in corporate, business and transactional law and civil litigation on the local, national and international levels. http://www.bouhan.com. 912-236-2491.

(SAVANNA, GA) Dr. William Phelps, PhD, of the American Cancer Society, will be speaking on December 7th, 2011 at Memorial University Medical Center’s Medical Education Auditorium at 6:00 p.m. Open to the Public at no Cost! Follow our link for more information. https://www.facebook.com/events/291155677573156/

 

(SAVANNAH, GA) Did you know that last year the Savannah Goodwill sold over 80,000  books/CDs and DVDS generating $600,000 in revenue. http://goodwillsavannah.org/shop/goodbooks/  

 

(SAVANNAH, GA) The Exchange Club’s 7th Annual Thanksgiving Community Prayer Breakfast on Tuesday, 11/22 at 7:00 a.m. 4801 Meding St. SAV 31405.

 

(POOLER, GA) An observance of the  70th Anniversary of the Pearl Harbor Attacks will take place at the Mighty Eighth Air Force Museum, 175 Bourne Ave. in Pooler, at 2 pm on Sunday, December 4th. There will be patriotic readings and music, as well as tributes to Pearl Harbor survivors and WWII veterans. (912) 748-8888

(SAVANNAH, GA) Lindsey’s Place, 501(c)(3) is a local not for profit, working to open more doors for young people. Please support this cause by voting at www.refresheverything.com/lindseysplace AND txt 109739 to 73774 EVERY day until Nov. 30th. to possibly win a $50,000 grant from Pepsi. It will aid in creating a fully accessible center for our young people with disabilities. www.lindseysplace.org

 

(SAVANNAH, GA) Celia Dunn Sotheby’s International Realty presents 17 Cardinal Road. Charming cottage on deep water in Isle of Hope.  Sited on a large .75 acre lot on Herb River.  This storybook home features a white picket fenced yard, a large porch overlooking the marsh and a detached two car garage.  http://www.celiadunnsir.com/listings_detail.asp?listingID=1594 912-234-3323
 
(SAVANNAH, GA) The 4th Annual Yuletime Jam event on Decebmer 9th at Tubby’s Tankhouse is a benefit for the America’s Second Food Harvest of Coastal Georgia. A huge line up of bands, from 6pm-2am.  Advanced tickets – $15.00. tickets@yuletidejam.com or call us at 912.629.7910 http://yuletidejam.com/Home_Page.html

 

(SAVANNAH, GA) Savannah Chamber Eggs & Issues breakfast, November 30 from 8 AM – 9:30 AM.

(SAVANNAH, GA) SMART LUNCH:  Dec 6, Speed Networking, 11:30 a.m. at the Savannah Morning News auditorium. Cost $11 for Chamber members. Please RSVP

to  Cally D’Angelo, 912.644.6459

                                                                  
(POOLER, GA) Local business sponsors a Goodwill donation and recycling event, Nov 30, 10am-3pm. Drop off all unwanted items, clothing, furniture, old computers and electronic equipment at Marchese Construction, office located at 45 Columbia Drive, in the Westside Business Park across from Spanky’s on Highway 80 in Pooler. 912-330-8575.

   

(SAVANNAH, GA) Savannah Area Chamber of Commerce’s Business Calendar
 
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(SAVANNAH, GA) CEO of Goodwill to speak to Exchange Club Nov 16, talk LIVESTREAMED

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http://www.learnitlive.com/event/1434/Goodwill-10-Things-Folks-Don-t-Know-About-Goodwill

 

Mohsen Badran, CEO of Goodwill Industries of the Coastal Empire, Inc., will be
talking about ‘10 Things Folks don’t know about Goodwill’ Nov. 16. The talk will be LIVESTREAMED on this link:
http://www.learnitlive.com/

event/1434/Goodwill-10-Things-Folks-Don-t-Know-About-Goodwill

(SAVANNAH, GA) – Mohsen Badran, CEO of Goodwill Industries of the Coastal Empire, Inc., will be talking about ‘10 Things Folks don’t know about Goodwill’ Nov. 16 to the Exchange Club.

Badran is responsible for providing executive management and direction, overseeing the organization’s growth, ensuring the effective management of Goodwill’s many regional business activities, and establishing the vision for the future of the organization.

Badran previously worked with Goodwill Industries of Greater New York and Northern New
Jersey, Inc., where he served as Senior Vice President. In his 22-year career with Goodwill
Industries of Greater New York and Northern New Jersey, Badran developed and implemented comprehensive business plans to position the organization into new lines of business; provided an ongoing analysis of market trends; orchestrated Goodwill’s collaboration with well-known business leaders; established and grew successful strategic alliances with numerous for-profit and not-for-profit partners; and was responsible for the management and performance of human capital.

Badran has recently served on the boards of directors of the Long Island City Business
Development Corporation, Global Liberty Insurance Company of New York, the New York
State Industries for the Disabled and the Queens Economic Development Corporation.
In addition, he has served on the Queens Borough President’s Task Force on Work Force
Development, the Business and Industry Committee of the Queens Chamber of Commerce, the E-Waste Task Force at Goodwill Industries International and the Business Advisory Council of the Queens District Attorney.

Badran received an Executive Development Certificate from Goodwill Industries International in Rockland, Maryland. In addition, he earned a bachelor of arts degree in science and agricultural engineering and a master’s degree in science from the University of Alexandria in Egypt.

Goodwill Industries of the Coastal Empire, Inc. is dedicated to the mission of assisting people with disabilities and other barriers to employment to live independently and become employed. The not-for-profit organization employs 550 people and provided services to 3,184 people in 2010. Goodwill Industries of the Coastal Empire serves 33 counties in Georgia and South Carolina and operates 12 retail locations in the region. Goodwill accepts tax deductable car donations and operates an online store at shopgoodwill.com. For more information on Goodwill Industries of the Coastal Empire, please visit www.goodwillsavannah.org.

About the Exchange Club
The Exchange Club of Savannah meets every week at the Coastal Empire Fairgrounds at 4801 Meding Street in Savannah. Lunch is served at noon, and the program begins promptly at 12:30 p.m. For more information on the Exchange Club, please visit www.savannahexchange.org.

About Goodwill Industries of the Coastal Empire

Goodwill Industries of the Coastal Empire, Inc. is dedicated to the mission of assisting
people with disabilities and other barriers to employment to live independently and become employed. The not-for-profit organization employs 550 people and provided services to 3,184 people in our community in 2010. Goodwill Industries of the Coastal Empire serves 33 counties in Georgia and South Carolina and operates 12 retail locations in the region. Goodwill accepts tax deductable car donations and operates an online store at shopgoodwill.com. For more information on Goodwill Industries of the Coastal Empire, please visit www.goodwillsavannah.org.

 

(AUGUSTA, GA) COMMUNITY HEADLINES, NOV 14, 2011

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(AUGUSTA, GA) A special proposed overlay plan for the Wrightsboro Road area of the Laney Walker/Bethlehem revitalization effort will be taken up by the Augusta-Richmond County Commission this Tuesday, November 15th. Public is invited to attend and provide thoughts and feedback. 

www.heritagepineaugusta.com

 

(AUGUSTA, GA) The Board of the Augusta Housing Authority has approved construction of 24 – 26 senior housing units on the Immaculate Conception property located at 11th Street and Laney Walker Boulevard. The Housing Authority is working in tandem with Augusta’s Housing Department on a design that fits within the guidelines of the Laney Walker/Bethlehem Redevelopment Plan.
www.heritagepineaugusta.com

(AUGUSTA, GA) Save the date: Tuesday, January 1, 2012 for the Annual meeting of the Laney Walker/Bethlehem revitalization effort. Premier of a new video on the project, appearances by the Mayor and Augusta Commissioner, and more.
www.heritagepineaugusta.com

 

(AUGUSTA, GA) The Digital Cities Survey, conducted by the Center for Digital Government and Government Technology, measures and assesses the use of information technology by local governments. Augusta is ranked fifth in the nation for cities with populations between 125,000-249,000 and the only Georgia city to make the list.

 

(AUGUSTA, GA) New Bethlehem Community Center, Inc. will sponsor their Annual Community Thanksgiving Dinner on Tuesday, November 22, 2011 at 5:00 p.m. The event will be held in the Activity Building located at 1332 Conklin Avenue, Augusta, GA 30901. A traditional Thanksgiving meal will be served. For more information and to volunteer, call (706) 722-0086. 

http://newbethcenter.org/default.aspx

 

(AUGUSTA, GA) Southern Soul & Song: Russell Moore and IIIrd Tyme Out, with Special Guest Nu-Blu at The Imperial Theater, Friday, November 18, 7:30 p.m. . The pride of Cumming, Georgia, Russell Moore and IIIrd Tyme Out have released eleven albums and two greatest-hits collections and have won many honors including the International Bluegrass Music Association’s Vocal Group of the Year. They are joined by Nu-Blu, a great new band that brings a dynamic edge to traditional bluegrass. For tickets, call the box office at 706-722-8341 or go to
www.imperialtheatre.com. 

 

(AUGUSTA, GA) The revitalization of Laney Walker/Bethlehem was the subject of a special presentation of best practices for sustainable urban planning and development at the American Architectural Foundation’s annual think-tank, Sustainable Cities Design Academy in Washington, DC on November 4.
www.heritagepineaugusta.com

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(SAVANNAH, GA) COMMUNITY HEADLINES NOV 14, 2011

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(SAVANNAH, GA) Savannah mayoral candidates Edna Jackson and Jeff Felser will square off Monday, November 14 at 6:30 p.m., fielding questions about transportation and sustainability issues. A pre-forum reception will be held from 5:30 – 6:30.  Hosted by the Savannah Bicycle Campaign, US Green Building Council-Savannah Branch and League of Women Voters, the forum will be held at the Coastal Georgia Center, 305 Fahm Street. For more information, contact Frank McIntosh at 912-272-1074 or frank@bicyclecampaign.org. This event will also be Livestreamed: http://www.learnitlive.com/event/1444/Savannah-Mayoral-Candidates-Square-Off-Nov-14   

 

(SAVANNAH, GA)  LEADERSHIP SAVANNAH TO CELEBRATE 50 YEARS. Big Party in Savannah, Nov 17 – get tickets now – band played at the White House – open to public:  http://leadershipsavannah.org/events-event_id=20    

 

(SAVANNAH, GA)  Senator Saxby Chambliss will be the guest speaker at the Savannah Rotary on November 14, 2011 at the Coastal Georgia Center   

 

(SAVANNAH, GA) The Small Business Assistance Corporation announces the
T. McCoy Cornerstone Award. To nominate an individual for providing exceptional administrative assistance to your company / organization and for promoting a culture of excellence in the institutional lending industry in our region contact Stephen George at (912) 721-6312 or at sgeorge@sbacsav.com  

 

(TYBEE ISLAND, GA) The Ocean Plaza Beach Resort on Tybee Island is pleased to announce that Dr. Marc Frischer, a professor at the Skidaway Institute of Oceanography, will be the guest speaker at the inaugural monthly Coastal Ecology Dinner Lecture Series, Thursday, November 17 at 7 p.m. at the hotel’s Dolphin Reef Oceanfront Restaurant. Dr. Frischer’s lecture will focus on the effect of climate change on the ecosystems of the ocean. The lecture will be preceded by a wine and cheese reception at 6 p.m. in the Dolphin Reef Bar, and dinner will be served in the Dolphin Reef main dining room at 6:30 p.m. RSVP (912) 786-7777. Lecture will be Livestreamed: http://www.learnitlive.com/event/1433/%91The-Effect-of-Climate-Change-on-the-Ecosystems-of-the-Ocean-%91

 

(SAVANNAH, GA) Bouhan, Williams & Levy LLP is pleased to announce its selection for inclusion in the 2011-2012 U.S. News & World Report’s Best Law Firms Rankings. www.bouhan.com

(HARVARD BUSINESS REVIEW) The Question that Will Change your Business:

 
(SAVANNAH, GA) The fifth annual Savannah Book Festival will take place over five days from February 15 – 19th 2012, overlapping the Presidents Day Weekend. "Lose Yourself in Books," with over 40 authors will include presentations by the Festival’s Guest of Honor, Stephen King, as well as Brad Thor, Pat Conroy and Walter Isaacson – author of the best-selling biography, Steve Jobs. CONTACT: Executive Director Robin Gold at 912-598-4040 or info@savannahbookfestival.org.
http://www.savannahbookfestival.org/

(SAVANNAH, GA) Livestreamed Lecture, Wednesday, Nov 16 at 12:30: 10 Things Folks Don’t Know about Goodwill, by Mohsen Badran, CEO of Goodwill

http://www.learnitlive.com/event/1434/Goodwill-10-Things-Folks-Don-t-Know-About-Goodwill

 (SAVANNAH, GA) Celia Dunn Sotheby’s International Realty presents 101 Washington Avenue, by agent Dick Wallace 234-3323. This gracious Ardsley Park home has been featured in Better Homes and Gardens and Savannah Magazine on numerous occasions.

 

 

(ISLE OF HOPE, GA) The 275th Isle of Hope Committee is preparing a time capsule to be opened in 100 years.

  

(SAVANNAH, GA) Savannah Chamber Eggs & Issues breakfast, November 30 from 8 AM – 9:30 AM.
 
(SAVANNAH, GA) The SBC and The University of Phoenix presents "How to Say No without Jeopardizing Relationships" by Diana Morrison of Advertising Specialty Services. Wednesday, November 16, 11:30-1:00pm.

RSVP  912-655-5608 

 

(SAVANNAH, GA) Photos by Kim Thomson. Exhibit Opens: "Holy Windows Batman!" featuring stained glass designs by Erica Rollings. Nov.3rd thru Dec.3rd at Liquid Sands Glass Gallery, 5W York Street, Savannah, GA. Gallery Hours 11am to 6pm Tues. thru Sat.& 1-4pm, Sun. liquidsandsglassgallery.com.

http://spotted.savannahnow.com/galleries/index.php?id=390678

 

(POOLER, GA) Local business sponsors a Goodwill donation and recycling event, Nov 30, 10am-3pm. Drop off all unwanted items, clothing, furniture, old computers and electronic equipment at Marchese Construction, office located at 45 Columbia Drive, in the Westside Business Park across from Spanky’s on Highway 80 in Pooler. 912-330-8575.

 

(SAVANNAH, GA) Benjamin Karpf, an attorney with Bouhan, Williams & Levy LLP in Savannah, will speak on Copyright, Trademark, Social Media and Content Licenses: Legal Issues for Technology Start-Ups and Media Companies. His lecture will be Nov 17, 11:30-1:00 p.m. at the Ga Tech Campus, Food for Thought Series. RSVP: Livestreamed Lecture starts at 12:00pm : http://www.learnitlive.com/event/1436/Copyright-Trademark-Social-Media-and-Content-Licenses-Legal-Issues-for-Technology

 (SAVANNAH, GA) The 2011 Savannah Children’s Book Festival is set for Saturday, Nov. 19, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Forsyth Park in Savannah, Georgia. The event is presented by Live Oak Public Libraries and the City of Savannah. The eighth annual festival celebrates the joy of reading, the power of the written word and the magic of storytelling with children’s book authors and illustrators from around the country. Rain location is the Savannah Civic Center. For more information, call 912-652-3689 or visit www.liveoakpl.org.

(SAVANNAH, GA) Savannah Area Chamber of Commerce’s Business Calendar
 
(SAVANNAH, GA) Greenbriar is recruiting all civic organizations, social organizations, churches, sororities, fraternities, businesses, and individuals to help wrap gifts at their annual Gift Wrap Center. at the Oglethorpe Mall, December 2nd – 4th and 9th -24th

For more information please contact: Stephanie Majors, Executive Assistant 

(SAVANNAH, GA) Pictures from Leadership Savannah’s Military day:  http://spotted.savannahnow.com/galleries/index.php?id=390543  

   

(SAVANNAH, GA) 5th Annual Chamber Golf Tournament, November 15

 

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RPI Roofing COO Jamie Coleman to speak at the Exchange Club Nov 9

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(SAVANNAH, GA / RICHMOND HILL, GA) RPI Chief Operating Officer Jamie Coleman will be the guest speaker at the Exchange Club of Savannah’s weekly luncheon on Wednesday, November 9 at noon. Coleman will talk about innovative and ecologically friendly ways to save money on your power bill by making improvements to your roof.

 

Coleman has served as COO of RPI, a roofing company based in Richmond Hill, since 2010. Prior to joining RPI, he was the Director of Sales and Marketing for Coastal Concrete, a southeast ready mixed concrete manufacturer. In early 2011, Coleman launched RPI Energy, an initiative to use the resources and contacts within the RPI team to develop a business model for the rooftop solar industry. Part of this initiative is to inform commercial and residential customers of the options available for easy and low-cost energy solutions using the roof. A native Savannahian, Coleman currently lives in Richmond Hill with his wife and three children.

 

About RPI

RPI (Roofing Professionals, Inc.) has served residential, commercial and industrial clients for more than 11 years, providing professional roofing solutions from standard maintenance to restoration and replacement. In addition to offering traditional roofing services to customers in Southeast Georgia, Augusta, Georgia, and South Carolina, RPI specializes in green roofing initiatives. RPI was recently presented with a 2011 Firestone Partner in Quality Award for its dedication to roofing system excellence and has an A+ rating with the Better Business Bureau. For more information, please call 912-756-ROOF (7663), email info@rpiroof.com or visit www.rpiroof.com.

 

About the Exchange Club

The Exchange Club of Savannah meets every week at the Coastal Empire Fairgrounds at 4801 Meding Street in Savannah. Lunch is served at noon, and the program begins promptly at 12:30 p.m. For more information on the Exchange Club, please visit www.savannahexchange.org.

 

 

(SAVANNAH, GA) COMMUNITY HEADLINES, NOV 7, 2011

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(TYBEE ISLAND, GA) The Ocean Plaza Beach Resort on Tybee Island is pleased to announce that Dr. Marc Frischer, a professor at the Skidaway Institute of Oceanography, will be the guest speaker at the inaugural monthly Coastal Ecology Dinner Lecture Series, Thursday, November 17 at 7 p.m. at the hotel’s Dolphin Reef Oceanfront Restaurant. Dr. Frischer’s lecture will focus on the effect of climate change on the ecosystems of the ocean. The lecture will be preceded by a wine and cheese reception at 6 p.m. in the Dolphin Reef Bar, and dinner will be served in the Dolphin Reef main dining room at 6:30 p.m. RSVP (912) 786-7777  www.oceanplaza.com 

 

(SAVANNAH, GA) Chatham County bids available: http://purchasing.chathamcounty.org/Bids.aspx

(SAVANNAH, GA) James Rogers to perform Nov 12 at AASU to benefit The Wounded Warrior Project  http://mysavannah.wordpress.com/2011/09/18/savannah-james-rogers-savannah-show-benefiting-the-wounded-warrior-project/

(SAVANNAH, GA) Travel to Alaska with Bill Edwards, an on-air host of Ageless Radio on Flagship NewsRadio 1290 WTKS, on August 17, 2012. Combo 13-day trip includes 8 days on the Norwegian Cruise Line’s, the Jewel, and a 5-day land tour of Seattle, Napa/Sonoma Valley, and San Francisco. www.agelessmedianetwork.podbean.com

(SAVANNAH, GA) Vote YES to ESPLOST on Tuesday, Nov 8. Failure to pass ESPLOST will immediately increase property taxes to meet bond payment requirements.

(SAVANNAH, GA) See how one local business reduced their employee turnover by 65% in three years. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Kwk_MRgY3S8

(POOLER, GA) Local business sponsors a Goodwill donation and recycling event, Nov 30, 10am-3pm. Drop off all unwanted items, clothing, furniture, old computers and electronic equipment at Marchese Construction, office located at 45 Columbia Drive, in the Westside Business Park across from Spanky’s on Highway 80 in Pooler. 912-330-8575.

   

(SAVANNAH, GA) The Downtown Business Association to hold Small Business Expo, Nov 9. Stratton Leopold will be the keynote speaker. The winner of the Ron Higgins Memorial Award will be announced.  RSVP: https://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/eventReg?oeidk=a07e55sroxr2d2794a2&oseq=

(SAVANNAH, GA) SEMINAR on"Considering Buying a Franchise? – FACTS to Know!" Wednesday – November 9  –  from 6 to 8 pm at Hancock Askew & Co – 100 Riverview Dr, Savannah. To register call: Cathey Petkash – 678-644-3868cpetkash@frannet.com
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(SAVANNAH, GA) Benjamin Karpf, an attorney with Bouhan, Williams & Levy LLP in Savannah, will speak on Copyright, Trademark, Social Media and Content Licenses: Legal Issues for Technology Start-Ups and Media Companies. His lecture will be Nov 17, 11:30-1:00 p.m. at the Ga Tech Campus, Food for Thought Series. RSVP: http://go.savannahnow.com/savannah-ga/events/show/221636065-copyright-trademark-social-media-and-content-licenses-legal-issues-for-technology-startups-and-media-companies

(SAVANNAH, GA) Nominate Generation Next Candidates for 2012. Must be under 40 years old. Deadline Dec 2: http://savannahnow.com/exchange/2011-10-27/nominate-generation-next-candidates-2012#.Tq4J8b8p1j4

(SAVANNAH, GA) Help Plant Trees to Commemorate Veteran’s Day, Saturday, November 12th, 9:00 a.m. Westlake, Savannah 912.233.8733

 (SAVANNAH, GA) The 2011 Savannah Children’s Book Festival is set for Saturday, Nov. 19, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Forsyth Park in Savannah, Georgia. The event is presented by Live Oak Public Libraries and the City of Savannah. The eighth annual festival celebrates the joy of reading, the power of the written word and the magic of storytelling with children’s book authors and illustrators from around the country. Rain location is the Savannah Civic Center. For more information, call 912-652-3689 or visit www.liveoakpl.org.

(SAVANNAH, GA) Savannah Area Chamber of Commerce’s Business Calendar

(SAVANNAH, GA)  LEADERSHIP SAVANNAH TO CELEBRATE 50 YEARS. Big Party in Savannah, Nov 17 – get tickets now – band played at the White House – open to public: http://leadershipsavannah.org/events-event_id=20 

 

 

 (SAVANNAH, GA) FOLLOW SAVANNAH COMMUNiTY HEADLiNES™ on TWITTER  http://twitter.com/carriagetradepr

 

(SAVANNAH, GA) Thank you to the Ga Air Guard 165th and Hunter Airforce Base – we are scheduled to take the 2012 Leadership Savannah Class on a C130 flight and tour the Hunter military instillation this week. This is my favorite program!

 

 (SAVANNAH, GA) I’m enjoying my first month as SCORE President – and NO, I’m not retired. 60% of SCORE mentors are retired the other 40% are active business owners. I will be in this volunteer position for a year.  About to announce my new board of directors.

 www.savannah.score.org