Art City recovers invaluable item from Boxing Day theft

Art City says its recovered an invaluable piece of hardware after a break in on Boxing Day.

Thieves stole cameras, scanners and a 3D printer from the West Broadway non-profit, which provides free art programming for youth.

Most importantly, staff said they stole a digital backup drive, containing nearly 20 years of archives and memories.

“It contains photos of every participant that has ever come, which is special not only to us but to their families,” said office manager Francesca Carella Arfinengo.

Then on Saturday, Art City posted on Facebook that the backup system had been found.

“Our relief cannot be overstated”, the post read.

It went on to thank the community for their support and encouragement.