By October 21, 2013Local NewsWIRE
(SAVANNAH, GA) The Savannah Mall will celebrate the fall season with Harvest Fun Festival to benefit the March of Dimes on Saturday, October 26th. The family-friendly event will take place from 12-4p.m. in the upper level of Dillard’s. Attendees will enjoy inflatables, face painting, balloon art, crafts, games, and an impressive display of fall-themed festivities. Admission to the festival is $5. For more information about the Savannah Mall, please visit www.savannahmall.com or call 912-927-7467.

(WSJ) VOTE FOR The "Big Chill" home! It is included in this week’s House of the Week poll with the Wall Street Journal.  The winner will be revealed around 12:15 ET on Monday on a live WSJ.com segment. Here is the link to the poll:

(SAVANNAH, GA) Apartmentsavannah.com, which operates several apartment communities in Savannah, Garden City and Charleston, is in the process of replacing the washers and dryers in nine of its apartment communities with high-efficiency machines that accept credit cards in addition to coins. For more information on Kole Management and apartmentsavannah.com, please visit www.kolemc.com.

(SAVANNAH, GA) Goodwill of the Coastal Empire and Girl Scouts of Historic Georgia are teaming up to do a ‘good turn’ for the community by donating clothing and household items to the annual Good Turn Day Drive on Sat., Oct. 26th. Collected goods will be sold at Goodwill’s retail stores to fund Goodwill’s job training programs for people with disabilities or barriers to employment. All participating Girl Scouts will earn a special patch. For more information contact Jan Bass at Goodwill of the Coastal Empire at jbass@goodwillsavannah.com or 912.354.6611 ext. 107.

(SAVANNAH, GA) Joyce Roché, retired CEO of Girls, Inc., will discuss and sign copies of her new book, The Empress Has No Clothes: Conquering Self-Doubt to Embrace Success, on Monday, October 28 from 1 – 2 p.m. at Park Place Outreach – Youth Emergency Shelter, 514 E. Henry St. During her presentation on the topic "Conquering Self-Doubt to Embrace Success," Roché will discuss impostor syndrome, a feeling of being a fraud and not deserving one’s success. The event is free and open to the public. Seating is limited; please call Park Place Outreach at 912-234-4048 to reserve a spot. http://parkplaceyes.org  



(MASHABLE) Should Your Company Be on Google+? http://mashable.com/2013/10/09/your-company-on-google-plus/?utm_cid=mash-com-fb-main-link

(SAVANNAH, GA) US Army Corps of Engineers greenlights Medient Studioplex Construction http://medientblog.blogspot.com/2013/10/us-army-corps-of-engineers-greenlights.html

(SAVANNAH, GA) The Lowcountry Down Syndrome Society (LDSS) invites Savannah area businesses and groups to participate in the second annual "Time Starts Now!" Competition. The event will be held Thursday, January 23, 2014 at Benedictine Military School’s gym. Teams will compete in "Minute To Win It"-style challenges, building confidence, raising funds and having fun all at the same time. Proceeds will benefit Lowcountry Down Syndrome Society programs and activities.

(INC MAGAZINE) Eight Best Industries for Starting A Business: http://www.inc.com/best-industries?cid=sf01002

(SAVANNAH, GA) Liam’s Land Organization for Lymphatic Malformation Research is hosting their PASTA ON THE PARK PARTY on November 8 from 4 – 9 pm at the American Legion, 1108 Bull Street. All money from the pasta dinner will go to support Liam’s Land Medical Research Grant to fund research and clinical trials for lymphatic malformation. Go to http://www.liamsland.org/event/rock-the-marathon-for-liam-pre-race-carbo-loading-dinner/ to buy tickets now at $10 each or $15 at the door. Children under 6 free.

(BUSINESS INSIDER) Social Media Demographics: The Surprising Identity Of Each Major Social Network http://www.businessinsider.com/a-primer-on-social-media-demographics-2013-9?utm_source=House&utm_term=RR&utm_campaign=RR

(SAVANNAH, GA) Victoria DiNatale Launches Anti-Bully Business http://standingvictorious.com/category/uncategorized/

(SAVANNAH GA) Are you reluctant to speak in public, or in a group setting? Improve these valuable communication skills at the SBC Toastmasters Club, in a positive, supportive atmosphere. Meetings are held from 12:05 -1 pm every Tuesday at St. Leo’s University at the corner of Hodgson Memorial and Montgomery Cross Road. For information, call Carol Kirchner at 912-844-9139 or visit the website here http://tinyurl.com/qzluz8b

(MIDWAY, GA) Grass Strip Foundation 4th Annual Fly-in Open House at Berg Park Aerodrome, 580 Old Gress Island Road, Midway. Wings & Wheels & Arts & Crafts – No Charge. For more info, call 912-884-8666 or visit Berg Park Aerodrome on Facebook.

(POOLER, GA) Celia Dunn Sotheby’s International Realty introduces 160 REGENCY CIRCLE in POOLER, GA. This 3 bedroom, 3.5 bath townhome is priced at $181.900 and features main living areas including the master bedroom on one level. Second story consists of a bonus/3rd bedroom. Nine ft. ceilings, two-car garage, gated community. Call Lori Combs at 912-596-0288 or email her at lori.combs@sothebysrealty.com or call Casey Schivera at 912-441-7145 or email Casey at casey.schivera@sothebysrealty.com. For more info on this home, visit: http://celiadunnsir.com/listings/condos/mls-105699-160-regency-circle/

(SAVANNAH, GA)  Lean Startup Circle at the Creative Coast, 5 West York Street, takes place on Wednesday, October 23, at 6:30 pm. Come prepared to discuss your issues or questions and/or provide input for others. No service providers. This is not networking, this is working on issues and problems for the express purpose of helping someone start or grow their business. For more info:  http://www.meetup.com/Lean-Startup-Circle-Creative-Coast/

(SAVANNAH, GA) PHOTOS from Celia Dunn Sotheby’s International Realty ribbon cutting in Bluffton.  http://spotted.savannahnow.com/galleries/index.php?id=404198
Several experienced agents work in the South Carolina office: Janet Boyden, Judy Collins, Catherine Donaldson, Will Guscio, Catherine Harrison, Renee Meighan, Joe Pyne,and the team of Terri Dengler and Bill Rupp.

(COASTAL EMPIRE, GA) Goodwill will host job fair in Richmond Hill on
Oct 22  at Richmond Hill Job Connection 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.  

Employers will share information about their organizations and offer employment opportunities to qualified job seekers. For more information, visit http://goodwillsavannah.org/jobconnection/  or contact Ailerua Crawford at 912-354-6611 or acrawford@goodwillsavannah.org.



(SAVANNAH, GA) "Brain banquet" coming to Lowcountry Oct 23-26.http://savannahnow.com/exchange/2013-09-24/brain-bouquet-coming-savannah#.Uk7c4CR7WiQ  


(RICHMOND HILL, GA) The Matthew Freeman Project will be hosting its fourth annual Capt. Matthew Freeman Memorial 5k and 10k on November 16, 2013 at Waterways Township in Richmond Hill beginning at 8:30 am. There will also be inflatables and a 1k fun run for children and senior citizens. The Matthew Freeman Project: Pens & Paper for Peace is a not-for-profit charitable organization dedicated to helping children in war-torn countries whose education has been affected as well as Gold Star siblings whose education was affected by the death of their sibling. For more information, visit freemanproject.org.


(RICHMOND HILL, GA) Bryan County Bark Park’s next BYOD (Bring Your Own Dog) evening and best dressed Halloween dog competition celebrates "Howl-o-ween" on Thursday, October 24, to raise funds for the building of the county’s dog park at Henderson Park. Special spooky Bryan cocktails will be on sale with Bowser Beer for canine companions. There will be an opportunity to enter your dog for the best Howl-o-ween competition. For more information, please visit bryancountybarkpark.com or email bryan@bryancountybarkpark.com 


(ISLE OF HOPE) Art & Music Fest at the Isle of Hope Marina, Oct 26, 2013. Art Show 10-5, Music 1-5pm. www.iohha.com   





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