Thank you

metroland readers poll aoa mention 2012It always feels good to know that people appreciate what you do. So it was a very pleasant surprise to see today that we had been voted to the top of two categories in the annual Metroland readers poll -- best local website, community; and best local blog -- as well as mentions in a few others. We're especially happy about the community category because it's a credit to the AOA crowd itself.

Thank you to everyone who voted for AOA. We really appreciate it that people keep us in mind.

And, as we said last year, it's great to see other local independent sites -- Nippertown, Friday Puppy, KAB -- also recognized in the poll. Here's to a vibrant neighborhood.

Comments

Congrats to all of the AOA staff, writers, photographers and contributors for a job so very well done! Let's share a beverage soon in celebration...

Mazel tov :)

Well done AOA!

Congrats youse guys! Well deserved.

Congratulations AOA! Well deserved. Not surprising though - you are simply the best :)

Say Something!

We'd really like you to take part in the conversation here at All Over Albany. But we do have a few rules here. Don't worry, they're easy. The first: be kind. The second: treat everyone else with the same respect you'd like to see in return. Cool? Great, post away. Comments are moderated so it might take a little while for your comment to show up. Thanks for being patient.

What's All Over Albany?

All Over Albany is for interested and interesting people in New York's Capital Region. In other words, it's for you. It's kind of like having a smart, savvy friend who can help you find out what's up. Oh, and our friends call us AOA.

Search

Recently on All Over Albany

Thank you!

When we started AOA a decade ago we had no idea what was going to happen. And it turned out better than we could have... (more)

Let's stay in touch

This all feels like the last day of camp or something. And we're going to miss you all so much. But we'd like to stay... (more)

A few things I think about this place

Working on AOA over the past decade has been a life-changing experience for me and it's shaped the way I think about so many things.... (more)

Albany tightened its rules for shoveling snowy sidewalks last winter -- so how'd that work out?

If winter ever gets its act together and drops more snow on us, there will be sidewalks to shovel. And shortly after that, Albany will... (more)

Tea with Jack McEneny

Last week we were fortunate enough to spend a few minutes with Jack McEneny -- former state Assemblyman, unofficial Albany historian, and genuinely nice guy.... (more)

Recent Comments

My three year old son absolutely loving riding the train around Huck Finn's (Hoffman's) Playland this summer.

Thank you!

...has 27 comments, most recently from Ashley

Let's stay in touch

...has 4 comments, most recently from mg

A look inside 2 Judson Street

...has 3 comments, most recently from Diane (Agans) Boyle

Everything changes: Alicia Lea

...has 2 comments, most recently from Chaz Boyark

A few things I think about this place

...has 13 comments, most recently from Katherine