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Mary Carr Mayle

One of the first bills dropped into the hopper as the Georgia Senate got down to work last week promises to boost the state’s small businesses by simplifying or eliminating many of the costly hassles associated with obtaining business licenses and permits and creating a more efficient and transparent system.
 

Katie Nussbaum

Second-generation hoteliers Riki and Kris Patel aren’t too focused on their titles at HOS Management, the hotel development firm that their father Kirit and uncle, Anil Patel, founded more than 30 years ago.

Bill Dawers / City Talk

This is the last City Talk column of the Obama years. Can you even remember 2009? The national economy was in freefall by the time of the 2008 general election, but many Americans couldn’t imagine how much damage the financial crisis and housing bust would do.

Michael Owens

When I talk about the perks of working in hospitality and tourism, I never miss the opportunity to talk about one of my favorite ones: a beautiful working environment.

Food & Dining

There is one Savannah soup that is very much a part of the city’s fabric. If you don’t know about it, then it is time you do. SOHO South Cafe on Liberty Street between Bull and Whitaker has been in that spot for well over a decade.