Today's moment of summer

steuben st rose downtown Albany

We noticed two large rose bushes blooming in the pedestrian-only section of Steuben Street between Pearl and James in downtown Albany Thursday afternoon.

It's the segment running along the building that formerly housed Jilian's, and there doesn't seem to be much going on there now. But these bushes were overflowing with blooms, their scent gently filling the air, as people walked by on Pearl a short half-block away.

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