The new management company staff have taken over the running of the Albany Civic Center, and have hit the ground running. They say their goal is to make the Civic Center the "entertainment hub" in the downtown revitalization.
Albany Code Enforcement is sending out a warning. Going into vacant houses or buildings can be dangerous, possibly even deadly. One example is a home that was cleared just last week of hundreds of thousands of yellow jackets.
Travis Goodson, who is known as the Singing Policemen by many in the community, was named the Police Magazine's Community Hero of the Month. Goodson has received national attention for his #HugACop campaign after some of his photos and videos went viral.