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Mary Carr Mayle

Katie Nussbaum

Home sales in Bryan, Chatham and Effingham counties reached a record high last month with 717 homes sold within the three-county area, according to data released by Savannah Multi List Corp. 

Bill Dawers / City Talk

At 1:30 a.m. on a recent Sunday morning, I spotted a dozen people milling around the north end of Forsyth Park. They were smiling and laughing.

They were playing “Pokemon Go.” The “Pokemon Go” craze could crash fast, but there are obviously some interesting things happening if a game can so quickly change how Americans interact with public spaces.

Michael Owens

Over the last week, I’ve noticed a lot of people walking through downtown poring over their smartphones. At first, I assumed they were taking photos or using a map for directions. It turns out I was half right.

They were playing Pokemon Go, an app that overlays Pokemon into real-life locations, using their current location through Google Maps.

Food & Dining

From July 29 – August 7, 2016, this 10-Day celebration of Savannah’s restaurant scene pays homage to the culinary heritage that makes our city unique — and is held in tribute to the restaurants that are becoming such a vital part of Savannah’s tradition of hospitality!