KICKOFF FOR NEW HILTON HEAD AUDI DEALERSHIP
(JASPER COUNTY, S.C.) Peacock Automotive has announced the opening of a new Hilton Head Audi dealership. The groundbreaking ceremony for the 30,000-square-foot facility will be held Tuesday, Aug. 22
, at 11 a.m.
For more information, visit https://www.peacockautomotive.com/
Audi Hilton Head
ONE YOUTH EMERGENCY SHELTER IN SAVANNAH
(PARK PLACE OUTREACH) Kids and teenagers sleeping on the street aren’t there by choice, and there is a huge gap between services available and services needed. There is only one youth emergency shelter in Savannah. Support Park Place Outreach; learn more at http://parkplaceyes.org
CODEBASE WITH 1 MILLION CUPS
(SAVANNAH, GA) During this week’s 1 Million Cups, learn about Codebase, a new Savannah start-up that wants to build exceptional products and help Savannah retain tech talent. Participate in a group conversation and meet the team that’s offering a nine-week tuition-free iOS training course at 1 Million Cups on Aug. 16, 9 a.m. Free. 2222 Bull Street. Similar programs charge as much as $14,900 tuition.
TEETH WHITENING SERVICES ARE FAST
(SANDFLY FAMILY DENTAL) Avoid over-the-counter whiteners that can damage your teeth. It only takes a 20-minute visit to the dentist’s office to attain a noticeably whiter smile in a healthy way. Light-activated technology can actually brighten your teeth two to eight shades whiter. For more information, visit http://www.sandflyfamilydental.com/
TELFAIR MUSEUMS WIN GRANT
(US NEWS & WORLD REPORT) Telfair Museums has won a $250,000 grant to create a new exhibit depicting how slaves lived in antebellum homes.
SAVANNAH BUSINESSES AND THE FILM INDUSTRY
(SAVANNAH, GA) Film Roles Mean Big Bucks for Local Businesses
LOCAL RADIO STATIONS RECOGNIZED
(SAVANNAH, GA) Alpha Media, Savannah-Hilton Head has announces that G100 (WXYY) was named “Station of the Year” for Division Radio A/Large market by the Georgia Association of Broadcasters on Aug. 5 at Jekyll Island. In addition to “Station of the Year,” G100’s Mark “Shark” Ediss took home Georgia’s “Best On-Air Personality.” In the same category, BOB 106.9 (WUBB) Morning Co-hosts, Tim Leary, Karen “Red” Daiss and Claire Beverly, were recognized with Merit Awards. Rock 106.1 (WFXH) personality, Ryan Koch won a Merit Award for “Best Locally Produced Program Non-News Non-Sports” for his work on “Underexposed,” a local new music program. For more information refer to www.gab.org
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CERTIFICATION IN COMMERCIAL CONSTRUCTION
(THE DEWITT TILTON GROUP) LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) certification is becoming the main standard. 92.2 percent of LEED-certified new construction projects are improving energy performance by at least 10.5 percent. For more information, visit http://www.dewitttiltongroup.com/
DONATION DRIVE FOR ‘KIDS CAFE’
(SAVANNAH, GA) Dr. Angela Canfield, of Sandfly Family Dental in Savannah and Premier Dental Designs in Rincon, has announced her offices will be collecting donations in August for Second Harvest Food Bank’s Kids Cafe program, which helps feed area children who have limited food to eat during the school year. For more information, please visit http://www.premierdentaldesigns.com