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The Commute with @SavannahOpinion

By From the Newsroom: Savannah Now

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.

  1. 1.
    The Commute: January 18, 2019 (Rusty Holt on Enmarket Savannah Hockey Classic; Susan Catron on Brian Kemp's first week)01/18/2019
    24:59
  2. 2.
    The Commute: January 17, 2019 (Senator Ben Watson on his background, 2019 legislative session)01/17/2019
    9:30
  3. 3.
    The Commute: January 16, 2019 (Rep. Buddy Carter on government shutdown and its impact on coastal Georgia)01/16/2019
    16:25
  4. 4.
    The Commute: January 15, 2019 (Jill Cheeks of the Mediation Center on Velvet Gala, helping the city's youth)01/15/2019
    16:08
  5. 5.
    The Commute: January 14, 2019 (Stephen Plunk on Gov. Deal legacy, future of Georgia with Kemp; look ahead to legislature multimedia page)01/14/2019
    23:40
  6. 6.
    The Commute: January 11, 2019 (SEDA's Trip Tollison on Savannah jobs, investment in 2018; Jan Skutch on 'Midnight' anniversary'01/11/2019
    18:51
  7. 7.
    The Commute: January 9, 2018 (Dr. Teresa Winterhalter of Georgia Southern University on new 'Moveable Feast' lecture series; 'The Professor' on Alabama/Clemson)01/09/2019
    35:08
  8. 8.
    The Commute: January 7, 2019 (Daniel Carey on historic railroad freight terminal and its future in Savannah)01/07/2019
    18:52
  1. 9.
    The Commute: January 4, 2019 (Charles Seiler sheds a light on the Uga/Bevo video from the Sugar Bowl)01/04/2019
    23:07
  2. 10.
    The Commute: December 27, 2018 (College Football Playoffs and New Year's Day bowl games with Donnie Bell)12/27/2018
    16:34
  3. 11.
    The Commute: December 26, 2018 (2018 Look Ahead: Bill Dawers, DeAnn Komanecky)12/26/2018
    9:34
  4. 12.
    The Commute: December 24, 2018 (2019 Look Ahead: Adam Van Brimmer, Ann Meyer)12/24/2018
    17:37
  5. 13.
    The Commute: December 21, 2018 (DeAnn Komanecky on the past and future of the Talmadge Bridge; Clinton Edminster on Savannah's list for Santa)12/21/2018
    22:31
  6. 14.
    The Commute: December 20, 2018 (Paul Newberry on Justin Fields, Georgia Tech's new coach; Dennis Knight on early signing day in Savannah)12/20/2018
    28:14
  7. 15.
    The Commute: December 19, 2018 (Chatham County District Attorney Meg Heap on parole of former Jivens gang member, future reform)12/19/2018
    14:27
  8. 16.
    The Commute: December 18, 2018 (Joshua Peacock on Savannah Philharmonic conductor candidate list)12/18/2018
    16:21
  9. 17.
    The Commute: December 17, 2018 (Joe Marinelli on Savannah Convention Center future; Travis Jaudon on Georgia Southern bowl win)12/17/2018
    22:25
  10. 18.
    The Commute: December 14, 2018 (Ann Meyer on images of guns circulating around schools, update to recess policy)12/14/2018
    13:44
  11. 19.
    The Commute: December 13, 2018 (Michael Traynor on the Empty Stocking Fund; ope-ed preview)12/13/2018
    14:24
  12. 20.
    The Commute: December 12, 2018 (Georgia Southern's Dr. James Reichard on this morning's earthquake in Tennessee)12/12/2018
    7:58
  13. 21.
    The Commute: December 11, 2018 (Bill Dawers on new arena design and criticism of the project)12/11/2018
    24:39
  14. 22.
    The Commute: December 10, 2018 (Mary Landers on recent climate change report and its impact locally)12/10/2018
    14:22
  15. 23.
    The Commute: December 7, 2018 (Brittini Ray and Will Peebles on Roy Minter in Savannah; Dennis Knight with a prep football roundup)12/07/2018
    16:13
  16. 24.
    The Commute: December 6, 2018 ('The Professor' Donnie Bell on Georgia's tough loss; Travis Jaudon on Georgia Southern's bowl)12/06/2018
    24:25
  17. 25.
    The Commute: December 5, 2018 (Jared Downs on Savannah priorities in the 2019 Georgia Legislature)12/05/2018
    19:30
  18. 26.
    The Commute: December 4, 2018 (Joshua Peacock and Zach Dennis on the history, future of the Starland District)12/04/2018
    20:11
  19. 27.
    The Commute: December 3, 2018 (Stephen Plunk helps remember President George H.W. Bush)12/03/2018
    13:47
  20. 28.
    The Commute: November 30, 2018 (Reporter Deann Komanecky talks about Wayfair coming to Savannah, Dennis Knight on Savannah Christian's playoff game against Eagle's Landing Christian Academy)11/30/2018
    17:20
  21. 29.
    The Commute: November 29, 2018 (Paul Newberry on Georgia/Alabama, Paul Johnson and CFP)11/29/2018
    27:59
  22. 30.
    The Commute: November 28, 2018 (Mary Landers on pro-nuclear groups targeting Georgia runoff; op-ed preview)11/28/2018
    13:04
  23. 31.
    The Commute: November 27, 2018 (Katie Nussbaum on holiday shopping with local Savannah businesses)11/27/2018
    9:44
  24. 32.
    The Commute: November 26, 2018 (Rebecca Rolfes on midterm run-off election, voter turnout)11/26/2018
    15:08
  25. 33.
    The Commute: November 21, 2018 (Eric Curl on the electric Elections Board meeting following the midterms)11/21/2018
    11:56
  26. 34.
    The Commute: November 20, 2018 (Donnie Bell on Georgia/Georgia Tech; Dennis Knight on prep football playoffs)11/20/2018
    24:45
  27. 35.
    The Commute: November 19, 2018 (Susan Catron on Georgia election fallout, what's next for the state)11/19/2018
    12:17
  28. 36.
    The Commute: November 16, 2018 (Joshua Peacock on Philharmonic shake-up; Dennis Knight on prep football playoffs)11/16/2018
    16:10
  29. 37.
    The Commute: November 15, 2018 (Football Thursday: Jason Chambless on Georgia Tech; Don Heath on Savannah State)11/15/2018
    23:31
  30. 38.
    The Commute: November 14, 2018 (Remembering Marvel Comics' Stan Lee with SCAD's Anthony Fisher)11/14/2018
    18:32
  31. 39.
    The Commute: November 13, 2018 (Will Peebles on car break-ins in Chatham County; op-ed preview of Mark Murphy on Vince Dooley)11/13/2018
    11:41
  32. 40.
    The Commute: November 12, 2018 (Eric Curl on City Hall restoration, blight tax increases)11/12/2018
    14:56
  33. 41.
    The Commute: November 9, 2018 (Ryan McMaken on 2019 Savannah Music Fest line-up; Dennis Knight on prep football playoffs)11/09/2018
    16:53
  34. 42.
    The Commute: November 8, 2018 (Paul Newberry on Georgia football; Alena Pirok on haunted Savannah lecture)11/08/2018
    22:43
  35. 43.
    The Commute: November 7, 2018 (Election Aftermath with Savannah Morning News panel)11/07/2018
    22:13
  36. 44.
    The Commute: November 6, 2018 (Bill Dawers on young voters, Civic Center and Savannah transportation)11/06/2018
    20:50
  37. 45.
    The Commute: November 5, 2018 (Susan Catron on last minute election news)11/05/2018
    17:11
  38. 46.
    The Afternoon Commute: November 2, 2018 (Eric Curl on the latest with the Savannah arena)11/02/2018
    13:00
  39. 47.
    The Afternoon Commute: November 1, 2018 (Football Thursday: Falcons with Kendall Jackson; Georgia Southern with Travis Jaudon)11/01/2018
    21:34
  40. 48.
    The Afternoon Commute: October 31, 2018 (Alena Pirok on ghost stories, Haunted Savannah; Aleshia Howell on A.I. art)10/31/2018
    22:10
  41. 49.
    The Afternoon Commute: October 30, 2018 (Susan Catron on early voting, election visits to Georgia; ope-ed preview)10/30/2018
    16:24
  42. 50.
    The Afternoon Commute: October 29, 2018 (The SCAD Savannah Film Festival with insider Zach Dennis)10/29/2018
    20:41
  43. 51.
    The Afternoon Commute: October 26, 2018 (Brews & News panel on Buddy Carter/Lisa Ring race; endorsements preview)10/26/2018
    15:20
  44. 52.
    The Afternoon Commute: October 25, 2018 (Football Thursday with the AP's Paul Newberry on colleges and Dennis Knight on local high schools)10/25/2018
    24:09
  45. 53.
    The Afternoon Commute: October 24, 2018 (Eric Curl on community feedback regarding the arena project)10/24/2018
    15:56
  46. 54.
    The Afternoon Commute: October 23, 2018 (Kyle Wingfield on governor's race, Georgia teacher and Medicare-for-All)10/23/2018
    21:15
  47. 55.
    The Afternoon Commute: October 22, 2018 (Susan Catron on voter registration in Georgia, Kemp/Abrams and Carter/Ring)10/22/2018
    20:52
  48. 56.
    The Afternoon Commute: October 19, 2018 (Eric Curl on the Mercer Cottage and a non-profit's work to salvage history)10/19/2018
    6:38
  49. 57.
    The Afternoon Commute: October 18, 2018 (Paula Kreissler, Melody McCarthy discuss Enmarket/Healthy Savannah Encourage Health series)10/18/2018
    12:50
  50. 58.
    The Afternoon Commute: October 17, 2018 (Ann Meyer on 'turnaround' schools in Chatham County)10/17/2018
    13:57
  51. 59.
    The Afternoon Commute: October 16, 2018 (DeAnn Komanecky on Buddy Carter and his recent pharmacy bill)10/16/2018
    9:24
  52. 60.
    The Afternoon Commute: October 15, 2018 (Sandy Mentzel of Social Media Breakfast Savannah on the initiative and this Friday's meeting)10/15/2018
    18:50
  53. 61.
    The Afternoon Commute: October 12, 2018 (Jacob South on how knowledge of human body is helping to fight cancer)10/12/2018
    17:39
  54. 62.
    The Afternoon Commute: October 11, 2018 (Heather Henley on new Savannah restaurants; Cuffy Sullivan on Georgia Senate forum, voting)10/11/2018
    18:19
  55. 63.
    The Afternoon Commute: October 10, 2018 (Mary Landers on Hurricane Michael's effect on Chatham County)10/10/2018
    7:03
  56. 64.
    The Afternoon Commute: October 9, 2018 (Donnie Bell on the Supreme Court; Marianne Heimes on the Islands Community Center)10/09/2018
    12:21
  57. 65.
    The Afternoon Commute: October 18, 2018 (Bill Dawers on the Civic Center's future; op-ed preview)10/08/2018
    16:02
  58. 66.
    The Afternoon Commute: October 5, 2018 (Dr. Howard Zaren on breast cancer awareness)10/05/2018
    16:56
  59. 67.
    The Afternoon Commute: October 4, 2018 (Dennis Knight on prep football; Travis Jaudon on the playoff Braves)10/04/2018
    18:00
  60. 68.
    The Afternoon Commute: October 3, 2018 (Zach Dennis on 2018 SCAD Savannah Film Fest; Wanda Lloyd on Dr. Christine Ford/Brett Kavanaugh)10/03/2018
    19:36
  61. 69.
    The Afternoon Commute: October 2, 2018 (Donnie Bell on voting, Georgia governor race; op-ed preview)10/02/2018
    17:19
  62. 70.
    The Afternoon Commute: October 1, 2018 (Katie Nussbaum on covering North Carolina town post-Florence; ope-ed preview)10/01/2018
    7:27
  63. 71.
    The Afternoon Commute: September 28, 2018 (Future of the Port of Savannah with DeAnn Komanecky; Paint the Town Pink with Lora Reese)09/28/2018
    17:04
  64. 72.
    The Afternoon Commute: September 27, 2018 (Savannah Jazz Fest with DO Savannah's Joshua Peacock; voting with Weslyn Bowers)09/27/2018
    15:49
  65. 73.
    The Afternoon Commute: September 26, 2018 (Georgia football with Donnie Bell; Ryder Cup with John Boyette09/26/2018
    21:23
  66. 74.
    The Afternoon Commute: September 25, 2018 (Plant Vogtle's continued controversy with reporter Mary Landers)09/25/2018
    14:45
  67. 75.
    The Afternoon Commute: September 24, 2018 (School safety and what is being done with reporter Ann Meyer)09/24/2018
    11:51
  68. 76.
    The Afternoon Commute: Sept. 21, 2018 (Executive editor Susan Catron helps recap chat with governor candidate Stacey Abrams; Mark Murphy on Sunday column)09/21/2018
    14:59
  69. 77.
    The Afternoon Commute: September 20, 2018 (Prep football with Dennis Knight; NFL with Kendall Jackson)09/20/2018
    12:55
  70. 78.
    The Afternoon Commute: September 19 (Foxy Loxy noise violations with Do Savannah writer Joshua Peacock; op-ed preview with Aleshia Howell)09/19/2018
    17:30
  71. 79.
    The Afternoon Commute: September 18 (Georgia voting with executive editor Susan Catron; op-ed preview with Ed Conant)09/18/2018
    13:39
  72. 80.
    The Afternoon Commute, Sept. 17 (E-scooters, storm prep with City Talk columnist Bill Dawers)09/17/2018
    19:02
  73. 81.
    The Afternoon Commute, Sept. 14 (Savannah's new and future stadiums with reporter Dennis Knight09/14/2018
    11:01
  74. 82.
    The Afternoon Commute, Sept. 13 (Football Thursday with AP sportswriter Paul Newberry and GSU beatwriter Travis Jaudon)09/13/2018
    30:12
  75. 83.
    The Afternoon Commute Sept 12 (Casino gambling with SSU Professor Donnie Bell)09/12/2018
    7:39
  76. 84.
    The Afternoon Commute Sept. 11, 2018 (Hurricane Florence with CEMA's Chelsea Sawyer and Savannah Morning News reporter Mary Landers)09/11/2018
    12:06
  77. 85.
    The Afternoon Commute Sept. 10, 2018 (Sept. 11 anniversary with columnist Ed Conant)09/10/2018
    12:01
  78. 86.
    Afternoon Commute | Sept. 7 | The anonymous New York Times Op-Ed09/07/2018
    17:37
  79. 87.
    The Afternoon Commute: September 4, 2018 (Reporter DeAnn Komanecky recounts the 10th anniversary of the Heidt murders in Effingham County)09/04/2018
    10:10
  80. 88.
    The Afternoon Commute: August 31, 2018 (Executive editor Susan Catron on print tariffs, future of journalism)08/31/2018
    11:17
  81. 89.
    The Afternoon Commute: August 30, 2018 ('The Professor' Donnie Bell helps preview the college football season)08/30/2018
    11:19
  82. 90.
    The Afternoon Commute: August 29, 2018 (Reporter Eric Curl on the 'threatened' Savannah Historic District)08/29/2018
    14:47
  83. 91.
    The Afternoon Commute: August 28, 2018 (Reporter Will Peebles on new "director of police" Roy Minter)08/28/2018
    12:27
  84. 92.
    The Afternoon Commute: August 27, 2018 (City Talk columnist Bill Dawers chats Savannah arena, Stage on Bay)08/27/2018
    22:30
  85. 93.
    The Afternoon Commute: August 24, 2018 (SSU professor Donnie Bell chats odds on Trump impeachment, Georgia polling controversy)08/24/2018
    10:55
  86. 94.
    The Afternoon Commute: August 23, 2018 (Jason Chambless on what Georgia Tech fans can expect this football season)08/23/2018
    11:18
  87. 95.
    The Afternoon Commute: August 22, 2018 (Reporter Katie Nussbaum on the new apartment on Savannah's riverfront)08/22/2018
    4:25
  88. 96.
    The Afternoon Commute: August 21, 2018 (A call for less screens and more books for teens)08/21/2018
    4:31
  89. 97.
    The Afternoon Commute: August 20, 2018 (Reporter Mary Landers on the name of Tybee's famous loggerhead hatchling)08/20/2018
    9:38
  90. 98.
    The Afternoon Commute: August 17, 2018 (Reporter Eric Curl on Rob Hernandez losing out on Florida job, other council notes)08/17/2018
    10:44
  91. 99.
    The Afternoon Commute: August 16, 2018 (Reporter Dennis Knight gives an outlook on this year's prep football)08/16/2018
    10:58
  92. 100.
    The Afternoon Commute: August 15, 2018 (Freedom of the press and the future of news)08/15/2018
    4:54

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