Disrupting racism

Disrupting racism

‘Moveable Feast’ lecture at Beach Institute features experts
The setup of the discussion plays to each speaker’s strength

Savannah Black Heritage Festival hits milestone

Thirty years of excellence and celebration
THIS year marks the 30th anniversary of the Savannah Black Heritage Festival. The festival was a brainchild of Westley Wallace Law, a civil rights activist and president of the Savannah chapter of the NAACP, and his legacy will be honored through this year’s festivities.

Vietnamese New Year celebrates culture and community

Nguyen, a Catholic priest, oversees the tét festival organized by his church, that of Saints Peter and Paul in Thunderbolt

Savannah Traffick Jam addresses growing problem

The fourth annual Savannah Traffick Jam is an all-day conference that invites experts in human trafficking to share their stories with the community

Clean up and give back

Salacia Salts introduces program to benefit children in rural India
The Helping Hands Guest Bar Soap, which costs $6, comes packaged in recycled fabric swatches donated from local interior design companies

MLK at 90

Celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. across our area
Honor MLK's life and legacy with various events around our area

Reconstruction Era National Monument still a work in progress

Savannah sites could join Beaufort S.C. locations
WOULD IT surprise you to learn that two of the biggest issues that we yelled about last year had their origins in the Reconstruction Era?

The Elf On The Shelf: A 21st Century Christmas tradition

The first Elf on the Shelf was produced in 2005, and now families can adopt boy and girl “scout elves” in light and dark skin tones

Jubilee Freedom Day: Cheering to freedom

Now in its fifth year, Jubilee Freedom Day is a celebration of healing and forgiveness

Santa’s Pantry: Helping Savannah children who need food

Lack of food at home and food insecurities are significant barriers for children to overcome to be able to learn at school

Shine a light on bullying at the Reindeer Run

Take a stand with Rudolph and reclaim the reindeer games with the Reindeer Run

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    A new start for rock DJ Ryan Koch signals a sea change in media
    FOR EIGHT years, Ryan Koch has been known as one of the most vocal supporters of local music in Savannah. As the host of Rock 106.1’s Underexposed and Night Shift with Ryan, the Detroit transplant and his wife, artist and SCAD MFA grad Brandy Kennedy Koch, could be found supporting local shows, helping out with Savannah Skatepark, hosting art shows, and engaging the Savannah they love so much.

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