A clean, well-lighted safe space

Savannah’s LGBTQ community finally has a place of its own
The design and buildout maximize the square footage to accommodate a cornucopia of organizations and activities

Juneteenth means freedom all month long

Commemorating the emancipation of America's enslaved people
WHEN President Abraham Lincoln signed the Emancipation Proclamation that granted freedom to America’s slaves in September of 1862, it was supposed to go into effect January 1, 1863.

Five years of riding for Matt, and for safety

Matt’s Moon River Cruise marks memory of young Savannahian killed in bike/vehicle collision
FIVE years ago, 22-year-old Matthew Kohler was killed when a vehicle ran him down from behind in July 2012, as he was riding on Highway 80 in Bloomingdale.

Savannah’s Carnegie Library recognized as one of Georgia’s 10 Most Beautiful

The Carnegie served as a nexus for African American education and fellowship
HELEN WASHINGTON likes to say she has a "living room with a view." The sprightly senior has lived on Henry Street for over 60 years, most of them in the lovely Victorian across from the red-and-black brick Carnegie Library, an architectural gem that has served this neighborhood for more than a century.

Humane Society’s annual carnival brings out the party animal in all of us

Those with opposable thumbs can aim for the target to dunk their favorite Savannah Derby Devils, and everyone wants a lickalicious smooch from Miss Zoe Dog’s Kissing Booth.

Soccer + entertainment = South Georgia Tormenta

If you don’t live near an MLS (first tier) team, USL is the next best thing. The guys in South Georgia Tormenta are hungry for that kind of life.

Komen Race for the Cure: More than pink

Race raises funds for local services and breast cancer prevention
Sister survivors Sylvia and Cynthia agree that Saturday’s mass of magenta and coral brings deeper meaning.

County considers changes to Animal Control ordinance

Citizens weigh in on leash laws, vaccine requirements and shelter provisions
LOCAL pet owners, dog breeders and veterinarians have plenty of questions about a proposed overhaul to Chatham County’s Animal Control Ordinance.

Dial in to WRUU at 107.5

Local community radio station Savannah Soundings hits the airwaves at last
IT's TAKEN almost four years and thousands of donated dollars, but WRUU is finally broadcasting eclectic tunes and thoughtful talk from its new home at 107.5 on the FM dial. Calling itself “local radio with a global soul,” Savannah Soundings can now be heard on car stereos and through headphones from downtown to midtown to Georgetown to Pooler, with signals reported as far away as Tybee Island.

Getting intersectional with Crunk Feminist Collective

Popular social justice organization breaks it down at Armstrong on March 30
WHEN IT comes to discrimination and oppression, not all experiences are alike.


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