GOOD NEWS IN SAVANNAH!

NEW INDUSTRY FOR GEORGIA AND SAVANNAH. Mystery surrounding the large, white domes solved 25,000 metric tons of pine wood pellets will be shipped every two and a half weeks once the plant is in full operation, scheduled to happen later this month. Orwig In one year, Georgia Biomass is expected to produce 750,000 metric tons of wood pellets, all of which will make their way through one of the two white domes visible to all in the Savannah area. www.wtoc.com/Global/story.asp?S=14557056

Large, modern VA Clinic planned for south side Savannah and will feature expanded health care services, a 320-plus space parking lot and be built to “last for 20 years and look good for 20 years.” A VA clinic will be built on Mohawk Street behind the Savannah Mall movie theaters. Construction is expected to begin on the modern, 50,457-square-foot outpatient center early next year. http://savannahnow.com/exchange/2011-05-23/large-modern-va-clinic-planne... or http://savannahnow.com/exchange/2011-05-26/details-savannahs-new-va-clin...

GERBER AUTO GLASS AND COLLISION. Now open on Savannah's South side at 12056 Aberccorn.Gerber Collision & Glass offers full service auto body repairs to get you up and running. We’ll help you deal with your insurance company, coordinate rental cars and ensure your downtime is limited. www.gerbercollision.com

Coming to Savannah's south side. DriveTime is the nation's largest dealership with 86 locations specializing in selling used cars to people with credit problems.All quality used cars come with the DriveCare® Package. The DriveCare® Package includes a thorough multi-point inspection and a 36-month/36,000-mile limited warranty. www.drivetime.com

Local housing market roaring into spring. The spring home buying season came in like a lion in March, and there’s not a lamb in sight.Sales were up 17 percent in March 2011 over March 2010 in the Savannah area, according to Savannah Multi-List Corporation statistics.http://savannahnow.com/exchange/2011-04-12/local-housing-market-roaring-spring

Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. recently purchased a building off Lummus Drive to house the aircraft manufacturer’s growing research and development program. The 253,000-square-foot facility is located adjacent to the company’s Research and Development. www.gulfstream.com/news/releases/2011/gulfstream-expands-savannah-resear...

Savannah area unemployment decreases in April, to 8.5 percent. Hiring is increasing slowly in the Savannah area, some employment agencies say, bearing out numbers reported by the Georgia Department of Labor that place the unemployment rate at 8.5 percent in April. http://savannahnow.com/exchange/2011-05-26/savannah-area-unemployment-de...

Mercer University's Stetson School of Business and Economics is announced the launch of its new 16-month Virtual Professional MBA in Savannah! http://www.mercer.edu/business

Brunswick Ports post strong rebound
Fiscal 2010 marked by double-digit growth in almost every area
http://savannahnow.com/exchange/2010-10-28/brunswick-ports-post-strong-r...

Gulfstream sales beginning to climb again
General Dynamics on Wednesday said its third-quarter profits rose 14 percent, due in part to the strength of its aerospace segment - comprised mostly of Savannah-based Gulfstream Aerospace.Gulfstream's sales for the quarter rose 15 percent to $1.29 billion.
http://savannahnow.com/exchange/2010-10-28/gulfstream-sales-beginning-cl...

JIT Warehousing and Logistics breaks ground for new facility
'State-of-the-art' warehouse, logistics site on Louisville Road will be equipped to handle any type of cargo
http://savannahnow.com/exchange/2010-09-23/jit-warehousing-and-logistics...

State approves Hutchinson Island river walk land deal
http://savannahnow.com/latest-news/2010-09-24/state-approves-hutchinson-...

New Savannah Mall Walmart is open!

Georgia DOT Awards $48 Million in Statewide Work
http://savdailynews.com/main.asp?SectionID=15&SubsectionID=103&ArticleID...

Pounding out Phase 5 of Truman Parkway
Clear-cutting, earthwork and pile-driving under way on the $67.5 million project
http://savannahnow.com/news/2010-09-14/pounding-out-phase-5-truman-parkway

Savannah Gulfstream G450 Sets Speed Record http://savdailynews.com/main.asp?SectionID=2&SubsectionID=18&ArticleID=3...

A $5 million renovation is happening at Savannah Mall which will soon house a new business! ...

Savannah gets new airline
http://savannahnow.com/exchange/2010-09-15/savannah-gets-new-airline

A culinary school is open at Savannah Mall! ...

Mitsubishi new manufacturing facility in Savannah http://savannahnow.com/exchange/2010-08-15/mitsubishi-track-October-opening

First Class indoor gun range now open across from AASU...

Port sets new container records
http://savannahnow.com/exchange/2010-08-25/port-sets-new-container-recor...

Herschel Walker New D1 Savannah Facility
http://savdailynews.com/main.asp?SectionID=2&SubsectionID=18&ArticleID=3...

New Audi and Volkswagen Dealerships Just Minutes from Savannah
http://savdailynews.com/main.aspSectionID=14&SubSectionID=345&ArticleID=...

Waterfront dining coming to River Street: Developers to convert tugboat offices on east end of tourist mecca into restaurant/retail complex http://savannahnow.com/news/2010-08-21/waterfront-dining-coming-river-st...

The Conspirator' Movie ~ Filmed in Savannah
http://savannahnow.com/exchange/2010-09-16/conspirator-be-released-sprin...

Huge container ship visits Savannah's port
http://savannahnow.com/exchange/2010-08-26/huge-container-ship-visit-sav...

PORTSIDE: New tenant moves into Georgia Steamship Terminal Schilli Distribution Services' machinery processing center expected to create 25 direct and hundreds of indirect jobs http://savannahnow.com/column/2010-08-06/new-tenant-moves-georgia-steams...

Developer builds with green eye on the future
http://savannahnow.com/exchange/2010-09-04/developer-builds-green-eye-fu...

Savannah economy turns corner : AASU’s Economic Monitor for the second quarter suggests the region’s recession is over. http://savannahnow.com/exchange/2010-08-22/savannah-economy-turns-corner

Dunkin' Donuts opens Savannah store http://savannahnow.com/exchange/2010-08-18/dunkin-donuts-opens-savannah-...

Savannah's Gulfstream G650 flies near speed of sound
http://savannahnow.com/exchange/2010-09-02/gulfstream-g650-flies-near-sp...

Savannah Mall gets new signs, new look http://savannahnow.com/exchange/2010-08-13/savannah-mall-gets-new-signs-...

Gulfstream 2Q earnings up
Parent company General Dynamics pleased with performance http://savannahnow.com/exchange/2010-08-04/gulfstream-2q-earnings

Wal-Mart partner breaks ground in Pooler http://savannahnow.com/exchange/2010-08-03/wal-mart-partner-breaks-groun...

Port bounces back to near-record volumes
Improvements notched in containers, agri-bulk, auto/machinery units, vessel calls and total tonnage http://savannahnow.com/exchange/2010-08-03/port-bounces-back-near-record...

Manufacturing lifts recovery with year of growth
http://savannahnow.com/exchange/2010-08-03/manufacturing-lifts-recovery-...

Supermarket chains add stores, remodel and update older ones in Savannah
http://savannahnow.com/exchange/2010-08-08/supermarket-chains-add-stores...

JCB, SCAD celebrate partnership
http://savannahnow.com/exchange/2010-07-29/jcb-scad-celebrate-partnership

The DOT.. The GeorgeTown Hwy 204 Fly over is approved.

Deeper harbor expected to benefit both sides of river

Demand for container traffic projected to exceed capacity of both Garden City Terminal and the Port of Charleston by 2027 http://savannahnow.com/exchange/2010-07-25/deeper-harbor-expected-benefi...

Pooler theater
http://savannahnow.com/exchange/2010-07-24/work-starts-pooler-theater

There is no City as Pretty as Savannah! www.youtube.com/watch?v=QsTtoJ-07L8