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A regular short podcast from Savannah Morning News editorial page editor Adam Van Brimmer, which recaps a trending topic and what will appear on tomorrow's opinion page online and in print.

A regular short podcast from Savannah Morning News editorial page editor Adam Van Brimmer, which recaps a trending topic and what will appear on tomorrow's opinion page online and in print.

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United States

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Podcasts

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A regular short podcast from Savannah Morning News editorial page editor Adam Van Brimmer, which recaps a trending topic and what will appear on tomorrow's opinion page online and in print.

Language:

English


Episodes

The Commute, August 11 (Savannah Housing Director Martin Fretty and SMN reporter talks COVID-19 death at local school)

8/11/2020
This episode is brought to you by National Office Systems City of Savannah Housing Director Martin Fretty joins the Tuesday episode of the Commute podcast to discuss the affordable housing pilot program that is coming to fruition on Cumming Street in West Savannah. Also, Savannah Morning News reporter Katie Nussbaum talks about the COVID-19 death of a Georgia Southern professor. Subscribe to the show on Apple Podcasts

Duration:00:32:57

The Commute, August 7 (Beacon Thursday with Aleshia Howell)

8/6/2020
This episode is brought to you by National Office Systems Techie and columnist Aleshia Howell joins the Thursday episode of the Commute podcast to discuss the merger of home and workspaces during the COVID-19 pandemic. See the rest of the Beacon Magazine content here. Subscribe to the show on Apple Podcasts

Duration:00:23:31

The Commute, August 4 (School reopening plans and Plant Riverside’s debut)

8/4/2020
This episode is brought to you by National Office Systems Savannah public school administrator Bernadette Ball-Oliver joins the Tuesday episode of the Commute podcast to discuss the details of the back-to-school plans. Also, City Talk Columnist Bill Dawers offers insights on the recently opened Plant Riverside district and what the hotel-restaurant-retail-entertainment complex means for locals. Subscribe to the show on Apple Podcasts

Duration:00:36:09

The Commute, July 31 (Beacon Friday with Dr. Deidre Grim and Armand Turner)

7/31/2020
his episode is brought to you by National Office Systems Beacon Magazine's lead reporter Amy Paige Condon takes over hosting duties on the Friday episode of The Commute to chat with Dr. Deidre Grim who is the assistant director of nutrition at R.E.A.C.H.-Chatham County and Armand Turner who is the assistant director of physical activity at R.E.A.C.H.-Chatham Country about how the pandemic is affecting our health and more. See the rest of the Beacon Magazine content here. Subscribe to the...

Duration:00:44:49

The Commute, July 29 (Paul Newberry on Braves season start, college football future; Dennis Knight on positive COVID-19 test at Benedictine practice)

7/29/2020
This episode is brought to you by National Office Systems Associated Press sportswriter Paul Newberry joins the Wednesday episode of the Commute podcast to discuss the start of the Atlanta Braves season and what the rest of the year will look like for the MLB with the Marlins having a coronavirus outbreak before looking ahead to college football with Host Adam Van Brimmer. Then, Savannah Morning News sportswriter Dennis Knight calls in to talk the first day of football practice for...

Duration:00:25:12

The Commute, July 27 ( Savannah State grad student talks being a finalist in a global competition)

7/27/2020
This episode is brought to you by National Office Systems Savannah State grad student and entrepreneur Sade Shofidiya joins the Monday episode of the Commute podcast to discuss being a finalist in a global competition called Peace Through Trade with Host Adam Van Brimmer. Subscribe to the show on Apple Podcasts

Duration:00:23:32

The Commute, July 24 (Beacon Friday with Betsy R. Kammerud)

7/24/2020
This episode is brought to you by National Office Systems Beacon Magazine's lead reporter Amy Paige Condon takes over hosting duties on the Friday episode of The Commute to continue her chat with Betsy R. Kammerud, a Full Circle Grief and Loss Manager, about dealing with grief, anxiety, depression and more during the pandemic. See the rest of the Beacon Magazine content here. Subscribe to the show on Apple Podcasts

Duration:00:35:45

The Commute, July 21 (Former Savannah Mayor Edna Jackson talks recent passing of civil rights leaders)

7/22/2020
This episode is brought to you by National Office Systems On the Wednesday episode of The Commute, former Savannah Mayor Edna Jackson joins host Adam Van Brimmer to discuss the recent deaths of two civil rights, John Lewis and C.T. Vivian. Subscribe to the show on Apple Podcasts

Duration:00:21:25

The Commute, July 20 (Savannah-Chatham School Board President Joe Buck on reopening)

7/20/2020
This episode is brought to you by National Office Systems Savannah-Chatham School Board President Joe Buck joins the Monday episode of the Commute podcast to take listeners behind the public schools’ decision-making process about reopening. Subscribe to the show on Apple Podcasts

Duration:00:29:34

The Commute, July 17 (Beacon Friday with Mark Bowen, Sara Murphy and Marissa Paykos)

7/17/2020
This episode is brought to you by National Office Systems Beacon Magazine's lead reporter Amy Paige Condon takes over hosting duties on the Friday episode of The Commute to continue her chat with Mark Bowen, director of Community Programs for Forsyth Farmers Market; Sara E. Murphy, independent consultant for sustainable investments; Marissa Paykos, Whipperwill Farms. See the rest of the Beacon Magazine content here. Subscribe to the show on Apple Podcasts

Duration:00:30:27

The Commute, July 15 (Savannah Mayor Van Johnson talks recent uptick in COVID cases, mask mandate)

7/15/2020
This episode is brought to you by National Office Systems On the Wednesday episode of The Commute, Savannah Mayor Van Johnson joins Host Adam Van Brimmer to discuss the recent uptick in COVID-19 cases in Savannah. Johnson also discusses the mask mandate and the possibility of another city shutdown. Subscribe to the show on Apple Podcasts

Duration:00:18:50

The Commute, July 13 (Michael Owens on STVRs in Savannah, pandemic tourism thoughts)

7/13/2020
This episode is brought to you by National Office Systems In this excerpt from the most recent episode of Difference Makers, the Tourism Leadership Council's president and CEO Michael Owens discusses STVRs and other misconceptions in Savannah tourism before giving a state of the business in the middle of this pandemic. Listen to the full episode here: https://omny.fm/shows/from-the-newsroom-savannah-now/difference-makers-episode-54-tourism-leadership-co Subscribe to the show on Apple Podcasts

Duration:00:18:40

The Commute, July 10 (Beacon Friday with Mark Bowen, Sara Murphy and Marissa Paykos)

7/10/2020
This episode is brought to you by National Office Systems Beacon Magazine's lead reporter Amy Paige Condon takes over hosting duties on the Friday episode of The Commute to chat with Mark Bowen, director of Community Programs for Forsyth Farmers Market; Sara E. Murphy, independent consultant for sustainable investments; Marissa Paykos, Whipperwill Farms. See the rest of the Beacon Magazine content here. Subscribe to the show on Apple Podcasts

Duration:00:33:08

The Commute, July 8 (Amy Condon discusses latest Beacon issue)

7/8/2020
This episode is brought to you by National Office Systems Beacon Magazine's lead reporter Amy Paige Condon joins Multimedia Editor Zach Dennis to discuss the latest issue of the Beacon Magazine and why the team had to change course amid the coronavirus pandemic. See the rest of the Beacon Magazine content here. Subscribe to the show on Apple Podcasts

Duration:00:25:59

The Commute, July 6 ( Sen. Ben Watson talks Georgia General Assembly)

7/6/2020
This episode is brought to you by National Office Systems On the Monday episode of The Commute, Senator and Doctor Ben Watson joins Host Adam Van Brimmer to discuss challenges in balancing the state budget, COVID-19 and more. Subscribe to the show on Apple Podcasts

Duration:00:26:01

The Commute, July 3 (Beacon Friday with Beacon journalists)

7/3/2020
This episode is brought to you by National Office Systems Beacon Magazine's lead reporter Amy Paige Condon takes over hosting duties on the Friday episode of The Commute to chat journalists who helped put together the latest Beacon magazine about what it means to be essential. See the rest of the Beacon Magazine content here. Subscribe to the show on Apple Podcasts

Duration:00:27:17

The Commute, July 1 (Dave Williams recaps end of legislative session)

7/1/2020
This episode is brought to you by National Office Systems On the Wednesday episode of The Commute, Georgia Capitol Reporter Dave Williams joins Host Adam Van Brimmer recaps the closing days of the legislative session including a hate crime bill and the budget. Subscribe to the show on Apple Podcasts

Duration:00:21:03

The Commute, June 29 (Dr. Lawton Davis and Journalist Dave Williams)

6/29/2020
This episode is brought to you by National Office Systems Health Director Dr. Lawton Davis joins the Monday episode of the Commute podcast to discuss how local businesses are handling the COVID-19 threat. Also, Georgia Capitol Reporter Dave Williams recaps the closing days of the legislative session. Subscribe to the show on Apple Podcasts

Duration:00:21:43

The Commute, June 26 (Beacon Friday with Dr. Kathy Love)

6/26/2020
This episode is brought to you by National Office Systems Beacon Magazine's lead reporter Amy Paige Condon takes over hosting duties on the Friday episode of The Commute to chat with Dr. Kathy Love, president of the Savannah Technical College. See the rest of the Beacon Magazine content here. Subscribe to the show on Apple Podcasts

Duration:00:26:33

The Commute, June 24 (Mediation Center's Jill Cheeks talks de-escalating conflict, covering hot button topics with people)

6/24/2020
This episode is brought to you by National Office Systems On the Wednesday episode of The Commute, Multimedia Editor Zach Dennis takes over and speaks with Mediation Center Executive Director Jill Cheeks to discuss how to have difficult discussions related to some of the nation's top issues right now including politics and race. Subscribe to the show on Apple Podcasts

Duration:00:20:05