GOOD NEWS IN SAVANNAH! (November & December 2010)

The Corps: It's not just for dredging
The Savannah District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, also manages a multi-billion dollar military construction program, sending millions in work to local and area businesses
http://savannahnow.com/exchange/2010-12-05/corps-its-not-just-dredging

******************************************************Showcasing the best practices of local small businesses
Updates on 13 local businesses profiled
http://savannahnow.com/exchange/2010-12-04/showcasing-best-practices-loc...

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Pet-beds maker to open in February; will employ as many as 175 workers
Company will bring 100 new jobs to the area
http://savannahnow.com/exchange/2010-12-03/pet-beds-manufacturer-open-pl...
****************************************************** Home furnishings supplier buys facility, will create 100 jobs locally next year
Calilfornia-based home furnishings supplier has bought a warehouse and expects to open next spring

http://savannahnow.com/exchange/2010-12-02/home-furnishings-supplier-buy...
****************************************************** Allegiant Air proving a good fit for Savannah
Allegiant began flights to Fort Lauderdale with the Florida city as the intended 'destination'
http://savannahnow.com/exchange/2010-12-01/allegiant-air-proving-good-fi...
****************************************************** Construction continues on Skidaway bridge

http://savannahnow.com/exchange/2010-11-24/construction-continues-skidaw...
****************************************************** New plant to treat leftover grease
http://savannahnow.com/exchange/2010-11-23/new-plant-treat-leftover-grease
******************************************************Flint River Services bought by California-based company
http://savannahnow.com/exchange/2010-11-20/flint-river-services-bought-c...
******************************************************Walmart hiring for new store - 250
http://savannahnow.com/exchange/2010-11-16/walmart-hiring-new-store
******************************************************Gulfstream to add 1,000 jobs
http://savannahnow.com/news/2010-11-16/gulfstream-add-1000-jobs
******************************************************October 'best month ever' for Georgia Ports Authority
Volume gains in both containers and tonnage reflect strong end to peak retail season
http://savannahnow.com/exchange/2010-11-16/october-best-month-ever-georg...
******************************************************Large industrial park planned
http://savannahnow.com/exchange/2010-11-14/large-industrial-park-planned

******************************************************Gulfstream to spread its wings again
http://savannahnow.com/exchange/2010-11-14/gulfstread-spread-its-wings-a...
******************************************************Pooler Marketplace opens today
Grocery store anchors Marketplace shopping center
http://savannahnow.com/exchange/2010-11-13/pooler-marketplace-opens-today
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Mitsubishi moving in to megasite
Phase I of Savannah Machinery Works is complete and manufacturing operations are expected to begin early next year
http://savannahnow.com/exchange/2010-11-06/mitsubishi-moving-megasite

****************************************************** Byrd Cookie Co. products headed to Southeast Asia
Byrd Cookie Co. prepares to ship a variety of cookie flavors to Vietnam, Cambodia, Laos, Singapore and the Philippines

http://savannahnow.com/exchange/2010-11-06/byrd-cookie-co-products-heade...

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'The Conspirator' one of the best films made in Savannah
http://savannahnow.com/column/2010-11-06/conspirator-one-best-films-made...