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  • Despite the recent announcement from Johnny Harris Restaurant president Norman Heidt that the longtime Victory Drive restaurant will be demolished regardless of whether a current deal with an Atlanta-based development firm is completed, members of the public are not backing down in their efforts to save the structure, which has been at its current location at 1651 E. Victory Drive since 1936.

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Mary Carr Mayle

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has enough funds to keep the Savannah Harbor Expansion Project on track for the coming year, according to Col. Marvin Griffin, the Corps’ Savannah District commander.

Katie Martin

Despite the recent announcement from Johnny Harris Restaurant president Norman Heidt that the longtime Victory Drive restaurant will be demolished regardless of whether a current deal with an Atlanta-based development firm is completed, members of the public are not backing down in their efforts to save the structure, which has been at its current location at 1651 E. Victory Drive since 1936.

Bill Dawers / City Talk

Queensborough National Bank & Trust Company recently opened an office at 322 East Broughton St. That’s at the northwest corner of Broughton and Habersham streets.

The new office of the privately held bank focuses on business and professional banking, commercial lending and wealth management services, but the story of the new branch runs much deeper than those simple facts suggest.

Bea Wray

Entrepreneurs know that finding open doors and walking through them is a critical life skill. I have enjoyed witnessing Andy “walk through” the doors of events at The Creative Coast and, as a result, find his co-founders, identify business models and further develop the Watson communication and collaboration tools.

Michael Owens

What comes to mind when you think about tourism? Is it restaurant to retail or attractions to accommodations? I would say all of the above and so much more.

When we think through the number of how tourism performs in Savannah, we often look at the 26,000 workers who directly work in tourism or the $2.5 billion in outside spending to the businesses that serve the guests, but we don’t often look at the ripple effect.

Food & Dining

One of the single most romantic dishes of all can, in fact, be had for very little ready cash: pasta tossed with Ragu alla Bolognese, the famed meat sauce of the city that many consider to be the gastronomical capitol of a country celebrated for its penchant for romance (both at table and everywhere else).