Volume 1:

Issue 1

Dr. Alice Green, original founder of The South End Scene, returns to introduce The New Scene.

Check out this music video and drawings made by members of Giffen Memorial Elementary School's Scholars Program, celebrating culture, community, and nature!

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And this poem written by a young community member as part of the Wizard's Wardrobe program!

Voices of the South End



Announcements From Our Community Partners

"The Scene": Community Events

dedicated to art Mitchell

This paper is dedicated to Art Mitchell for the passionate work he did on the original South End Scene. May these new editions honor his memory, as well as continue his legacy of service to the community.
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In memoriam of Liston A. Cyrus

We would like to acknowledge the passing of Liston A. Cyrus, who served as the president of the NAACP's Albany Branch, and offer our condolences to his family. May he rest in peace.
This paper is supported by an NAACP Spectrum grant

Stipends for our team of freelance writers and artists were provided by private donation.

Any questions or comments regarding our newspaper by e-mailing info@thenewscene.org.

The New Scene is supported by Albany Public Library, with weekly working sessions occurring at the Howe Branch