Here are a few highlights from the past week on AOA...
+ Scenes from the Albany rally response to Charlottesville.
+ What was up in the Neighborhood this week: Five Rivers return, Elizabeth Schuyler Hamilton, a time capsule, Bertha Cleveland, magnificent mounds of weeds, small cities, pre-paid passes, a blue ribbon, the Clove Run, the ice cream tour, Daley's on Yates, the Dino, prudishness at the buffet, playing music, and a dolphin.
+ The fall schedule for the NYS Writers Institute visiting writers series is out.
+ Imagining possibilities for the future of Sheridan Hollow, including an interesting park idea.
+ The latest renderings for the Moynihan Train Hall, which is set to evetually replace Penn as the destination for trains from Albany-Rensselaer.
+ A few spots around the area for watching the eclipse on Monday.
And we highlighted the stories of refugees who are making their new homes in this area:
+ Finding refuge: Zina Prokofyeva, Sameerah Moharb, Sakuntala Chhetri
+ Francis Sengabo
+ Finding refuge: Olivier Mandevu
+ Finding refuge: Ni-Lar Way, Besa Paw, Christer-Say, Christer-Htoo
+ Finding refuge: Tafsela Hashimi
+ Finding refuge: Haeneypew Sey
+ Finding refuge: Amgad Abdalla
+ Finding Refuge: Niebiha
Here's the whole week in one place.
Thanks to everyone who posted a comment or shared an idea this week!