More than 100 local teenagers and young adults are taking part in special programs this summer that give them the opportunity to earn a paycheck and gain valuable work skills, while also helping local businesses and organizations, according to a news release from Athens County Job and Family Services. (more…)
Stages Early Learning Center, housed on the grounds of the former River Valley Community School on West Union Street, will be the new addition to the revamped Alexander Elementary School building, now dubbed Center Albany. The plan is to open the doors of Stages Albany on Aug. 20, pending an inspection with the Ohio Department of Jobs and Family Services. (more…)
ALBANY – One building in Albany is taking on a new identity without losing its original look. The old Albany elementary and high school has been home to government offices but is now a place where you can get a sandwich too. The WOUB’s Taylor Pool has the story. Watch here!
ALBANY — People who can remember eating school lunches in the former Alexander Elementary School building will be able to eat there again, but this time they’ll have a choice of food and it promises to be tastier.
A new café will begin regular operating hours Monday in the Albany building, and a grand opening celebration is planned for Friday. Center Albany Café and Catering is a sit-down restaurant that promises “down-home specialties made from scratch” by chef Amy Foster. (more…)