Kids are kids -- wherever they are

Shaker High School freshman Jeffrey Hafner Endler on the girl in his National Geographic Kids International Photo Contest-winning photo -- and other kids in Tanzania -- to the Spotlight: "They're a lot like the kids here. They like to have fun, enjoy learning. It's just a lot harder to do the same stuff that we get to do here." Endler's photo took first place in the "people" category of the contest.

Comments

Congratulations, Jeffrey!

Congratulations! Way to go WHMS alum!

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.

The Scoop

Ever wish you had a smart, savvy friend with the inside line on what's happening around the Capital Region? You know, the kind of stuff that makes your life just a little bit better? Yeah, we do, too. That's why we created All Over Albany. Find out more.

Recently on All Over Albany

TOP2014: RD1: Mario's vs. Marino's

The 2014 Tournament of Pizza, sponsored by Keeler Mini -- the Tournament of Pizza to end all Tournaments of Pizza -- rolls along with a... (more)

"My boots were soaked, and the air reeked of overripe apples. I felt as if I were bathing in the cider I'd come to drink."

Over NYT, an account of making the rounds during Cider Week in the Finger Lakes by Freda Moon -- really bizarre apples, typically closed orchards,... (more)

StoryCorps at State Museum

The StoryCorps oral history project will be at the State Museum October 10-12. The project is asking for submissions from people who'd like to record.... (more)

Grilled cheese at The Cheese Traveler

Ah, fall. How nice to see you again. I'm looking forward to fully enjoying you with cozy knit sweaters, marled wool socks, nights by the... (more)

Drawing: Cirque du Soleil at TU Center

Cirque du Soleil will be at TU Center Thursday-Sunday for a run of six performances of its show "Dralion." We have a pair of tickets... (more)

Recent Comments

The insane amount of lakes we have. When I left this area for a bit I was so confused that I couldn't just drive for 10-15 minutes and find a lake.

Drawing: A bag of items from the Honest Weight Local Harvest Festival

...has 152 comments, most recently from FyreGoddess

Drawing: Cirque du Soleil at TU Center

...has 39 comments, most recently from ethan

What to do with old chinaware?

...has 4 comments, most recently from Melanie

Tournament of Pizza 2014

...has 15 comments, most recently from Lilly

StoryCorps at State Museum

...has 1 comment, most recently from Harold