February 3, 2012
Here's just a sampling of the 'Good' in the city this week:
- Keep Albany Dougherty Beautiful had 34,444 volunteers in 2011 - they contributed 242,047 hours of personal service.
Students at Alice Coachman Elementary- 500 of them-each received a copy of "Touch the Sky"- a new illustrated children's book about Alice Coachman's pathway to Olympic gold in 1948.
The city has signed a new contract with the Albany Panthers-indoor footbal will once entertain fans at the Civic Center.
Somewhere between 400 and 500 sixth grade boys were in attendance for the Center for the African-American male summit last month.
"COURAGEOUS", The film about fatherhood produced by Sherwood Pictures hit No. 1 on the DVD debut sales list - nationally.
Daddies and daughters danced the evening away at the annual Daddy-Daughter Dance.