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Coming home: Young professionals return to Albany


By Carlton Fletcher, The Albany Herald

March 15, 2015

ALBANY — Stephen Dervan remembers all too well the conversation he had with himself some 14 years ago when he left Albany “for good.”

“I remember thinking, ‘I love my family, I love my friends and I love my church,’” said Dervan, the associate pastor at Sherwood Baptist Church. “But I also remember thinking, ‘Albany is a great place to be from.’ I told myself as I looked in…

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