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2 hrs ago | Examiner.com

Chatham County in Savannah seeking your opinion on green spaces through July 25

Anyone who has ever been to an historic square in downtown Savannah can appreciate the green space left in the city, but some feel a bit left out as they see huge oaks torn down to make way for new highways cutting across once pristine marsh and the drone of traffic all night in place of the chirping of crickets and frogs.

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Related Topix: Savannah, GA, Skidaway Island, GA, Opinion

5 hrs ago | WTOC-TV Savannah

Savannah city councilman pushing for more EMS personnel after Godley Park drowning

Savannah City Councilman Van Johnson is calling for more EMS personnel in the Godley Park area after the tragic drowning death of a 4-year-old boy last week.

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Related Topix: Savannah, GA, Fire

6 hrs ago | WTOC-TV Savannah

SCMPD investigates auto theft, shots fired

Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police are investigating the theft of a car left running while its driver was visiting a friend Wednesday night.

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Related Topix: Savannah, GA

7 hrs ago | SavannahNow

3 Savannah bands among 2014 Revival Fest acts

MusicFile Productions, LLC announced the full lineup of bands who will play the second installment of the festival to take place at the Georgia State Railroad Museum on Sept.

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Related Topix: Savannah, GA

12 hrs ago | MyFoxAtlanta

Tybee mayor says 'no chance' to nude beach idea

Clark Atlanta University officials say the school is hosting a group of about two dozen young African leaders for a program focused on business and entrepreneurship.

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Related Topix: Fulton County, GA, Atlanta, GA, Clark Atlanta University, US Military, Robins Air Force Base, US Air Force, Tybee Island, GA

13 hrs ago | WTOC-TV Savannah

Shot officer identified and released, manhunt still underway for suspect

Chief Gary Casteloes confirms to WALB that officer Larry Carter was shot by a suspect early this morning.

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Related Topix: Savannah, GA, Douglas, GA, Coffee County, GA

14 hrs ago | SavannahNow

VIDEO: Dancers perform on a horse at The Brice's grand opening

Kimpton Hotels held a grand opening Thursday evening for its newest boutique property, The Brice, located on Bay and Houston streets in Savannah.

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Related Topix: Savannah, GA

18 hrs ago | Patch.com

Wounded Warrior 5K Reaches Local Veterans

In its third year, the Operation Welcome You Home Wounded Warrior 5K drew a record crowd, with more than 1,300 registered participants.

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Related Topix: Memorial Day, Life, Holidays, Savannah, GA

22 hrs ago | SavannahNow

Warrior brewers: U.S. Army veterans launch Service Brewing, Savannah's latest craft brewery

Corey Dickstein/Savannah Morning News Service Brewing Co. CEO Kevin Ryan takes a look at the clarity of the mash as the brewery on Indian Street in Savannah brews one of its first batches of its Compass Rose IPA on Tuesday morning.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Army, Hunter Army Airfield, Savannah, GA, Beer, Drink

Wed Jul 09, 2014

WTOC-TV Savannah

Jarred Zeigler indicted by Chatham County grand jury

A Chatham County grand jury indicted Jarred Zeigler on several charges on Wednesday, including aggravated assault, family violence, false imprisonment, battery and obstruction of an officer.

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WTOC-TV Savannah

Savannah man continues to fight for nude beach on Tybee

A Savannah man's fight for a nude friendly beach on Tybee Island is getting some sand kicked in its face.

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Related Topix: Savannah, GA, Tybee Island, GA

SavannahNow

Man indicted on murder charge in June slaying in Savannah

A grand jury in Chatham County today indicted Phell Hudson Jr. in the June slaying of another man on Savannah's westside.

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SavannahNow

Man indicted in slaying of Savannah teenager

Norman Koonce on Wednesday was indicted on malice murder and related charges in the April slaying of a 16-year-old and non-fatal wounds to another man.

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Related Topix: Violent Crime, Savannah, GA

WTOC-TV Savannah

Norman Smart indicted for malice murder, felony murder

Norman Smart, the man accused of killing his wife on Wilmington Island, was indicted by a Chatham County grand jury on Wednesday.

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Related Topix: Violent Crime, Wilmington Island, GA

SavannahNow

Rabid cat attacks family dogs in Pooler

A feral cat that attacked two family dogs on Old Dean Forest Road in Pooler has tested positive for rabies, the Chatham County Health Department announced today.

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Related Topix: Pooler, GA, Health, Vaccinations

SavannahNow

Patriotism, pat downs, pensions become topics in GOP runoff

Republican runoff opponents Bob Johnson and Buddy Carter found new sources of mud to fling at one another after the Independence Day holiday as they contend for the First District congressional nomination.

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Related Topix: Pension, Personal Finance, US Politics, Jack Kingston, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Nathan Deal, Savannah, GA

Connect Savannah

Making it easier to be green

One of my favorite summer activities is grabbing an iced coffee on a Sunday afternoon and heading to one of my favorite squares, Monterey.

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Related Topix: Savannah, GA, Oglethorpe, GA, Macon County, GA

Connect Savannah

Jack Leigh: Full circle

Leigh's iconic image, nicknamed 'Bird Girl,' is his most famous, but not at all the most representative aspect of his body of work.

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Related Topix: Savannah, GA, Oglethorpe, GA, Macon County, GA

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Examiner.com

Savannah, Ga locals' secret: Leoci's Trattoria

When visiting Savannah, Georgia, if you step away from the many tourist traps -- including failed Food Network hostess outposts, places you have to line up for an hour outside in the beating sun, places the pamphlets might send you, on the water bars -- they have a treasure in Leoci's Trattoria .

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Related Topix: Savannah, GA

WTOC-TV Savannah

Firefighters responded to Stillwell Towers fire

The air conditioner was located in apartment 501 of the high rise facility at 5100 Waters Ave. Flames were visible when Savannah firefighters arrived on scene at about 2:15 p.m. The fire did cause a sprinkler activation in the apartment and water intrusion occurred into several apartments below where the air conditioner was located.

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Related Topix: Savannah, GA

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