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City of Richmond Hill officials announced the city will be holding a variety of events to celebrate “Georgia Cities Week” April 23-29. The theme of this year’s Georgia Cities Week is “Georgia Cities: In the Mix,” highlighting cities’ important role in creating community gathering spaces and driving economic development.

This is the 18th year Georgia Cities Week has been celebrated in the state and the 17th year the City of Richmond Hill has participated.

Historic Savannah Foundation (HSF), a leading preservation organization committed to preserving and protecting Savannah’s heritage, is pleased to announce the schedule for the sixth annual Savannah Preservation Festival, which will take place in Savannah May 5-13, 2017.

Historic Savannah Foundation and the Green-Meldrim House have teamed up to preserve an important part of the city’s past, bringing to public view an exquisitely crafted New York-made rosewood bookcase of the 19th century, back in its original setting, as part of Coming Home: The Green Collection Inaugural Exhibition. Thanks to the financial support of HSF’s William H.

Gaslight Group, an award-winning collection of distinguished independent restaurants and bars in Savannah, Ga., recently announced it has purchased the Broughton Street property that formerly housed Juarez Mexican Restaurant. Gaslight will announce plans for their newest project, located at 420 East Broughton Street, in late summer.

Several Savannah tourism and technology experts -- Greg Kelly, executive director, Savannah Airport Commission; Michael Owens, president and CEO of the Tourism Leadership Council; and Russ Clark, co-director of the Georgia Tech Research Network Operations Center -- will address Georgia Tech-Savannah’s “Learners and Leaders” series on Thursday, May

The Southern Women’s Show is pleased to announce the 2017 Miss Black Georgia USA, Shaunii Rawls, will open BleuBelle Bridal & Boutique’s exclusive fashion runway show on Saturday, March 25, 2017, on the Fashion Stage at 6 p.m.

SAVANNAH, Ga. - Leading hospitality and property development company HOS Management recently acquired a neighborhood shopping center located at 50 Berwick Blvd. in Savannah, Ga., directly adjacent to a 75,000 sq. ft. Kroger grocery store.

The Georgia Department of Economic Development (GDEcD) recently announced plans to fund an online entry-level course for all active duty service members in Georgia. The course, Veterans Training and Transition (VET2) 101, was developed by Georgia Tech Professional Education and will ensure Georgia service members are provided employment opportunities and assistance in their transition.

Several Savannah business leaders  -- Ruel Joyner, CEO of 24e Design Co., Maria Lancaster, executive vice president for Savannah Bee Company, and Stephanie Lindley, CEO of Byrd Cookie Company -- will address Georgia Tech-Savannah’s “Learners and Leaders” series on Thursday, March 30, at 7:30 a.m. Together they will share how they successfully navigated the journey from local to beyond.

Shepherd Health and Cobalt Seniors announce Shepherd Living at Savannah Quarters, an upscale 124-resident community offering spa-like living on roughly 10 acres in Pooler, Georgia.  The joint venture has purchased the property from Southwest Quadrant Development and is developing the community with United Community Bank, architectural firm Erdman, and contractor DeAngelis Diamond.  The project will create approximately 200 jobs throughout the construction period and, once completed, approxima

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