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Yikes! Traffic Circle: 1, Truck: 0 in Rollover Accident in Harriman, NY

Love 'em or hate 'em, traffic circles are making a big impact in the Hudson Valley. An unfortunate truck driver learned the difficulties of navigating them recently in Orange County, NY. Rollover Accident in Harriman, NY. "Rollover [motor vehicle accident] this morning involving a large moving truck with a possible...

$23M Crannell Square project now ready

Construction of Crannell Square, a $23 million 75-unit affordable housing project at 35 Catharine St. in Poughkeepsie, has been completed and applications to rent apartments were made available online at the project’s website The developers are Kearney Realty and Development Group Inc., which is based in Somers and...
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New West Point superintendent named

WEST POINT – A new superintendent has been named at the US Military Academy at West Point. Major Gen. Steven Gilland will be promoted to lieutenant general and officially take charge of the Academy as the 61st superintendent during the change of command ceremony on Monday. Gilland graduated from...

‘Big Mouth’ TikTok Star Raves About Poughkeepsie, NY Deli

The biggest mouth in the world is using it to give big love to one of the most popular Hudson Valley delis. If you've been on TikTok or Instagram lately you might come across Sam Ramsdell. She is the Guinness World Record holder for the largest mouth gape for a female in the world! The Connecticut native's mouth measures 2.56 tall and 4 inches wide according to Guinness record.

Abandoned and Demolished Catskills Resort! What Happened to Grossinger’s?

New York Yankees great Yogi Berra once said "The future ain't what it used to be" and man was he right. There is a place here in New York State that, at one time, attracted Hollywood Stars, legendary athletes such as Berra, comedy kingpins and regular folks like you and me. Well over 100,000 people each year would visit this gem that was an inspiration for the 1987 movie Dirty Dancing. Today this "Queen of the Catskills" is gone but not forgotten.

Dumb or Genius? Rate this Newburgh, NY “Staircase Drawbridge”

"That’s one of the dumbest things I’ve ever seen", read the first comment on a photo of my staircase drawbridge. “'How did he die?' 'He went to get a pop tart'”, they continued. Boom. Roasted. But let me explain: I think this odd home improvement that we discovered when we bought our house in Newburgh, NY is actually one of the most genius inventions ever created.

Martha Stewart's 3 Rules for Creating the Perfect Outdoor Space

Martha Stewart is known for creating beautiful, timeless spaces—and her sprawling estate in Katonah, New York is no exception. I recently got to explore the 150-acre property, which features everything from a cutting garden and a potager garden to a shaded fern garden and a Japanese maple woodland. Needless to say, it’s a gardener’s paradise.

New Club at Former Prime Time in Highland Announces Grand Opening

There was a time when Prime Time in Highland was one of the hottest spots in the Hudson Valley. It was a gay bar, but everybody was welcomed, no matter what their sexual preference was. Prime Time was always busy. You’d be lucky to get a parking space on a weekend night. But once you did, you got to be part of the fun party going on inside.

Refreshing Homemade Drinks to Beat the Heat in the Hudson Valley

It's time to rejoice, it's officially summer in the Hudson Valley. With the return of this season, we have so much to look forward to. Most importantly, I'm excited to spend more time in the sun and outdoors. Swimming in local pools, watching the sunset, gazing at fireflies, traveling to the beach, and listening to the nighttime insects are also things that we can enjoy in the Hudson Valley.

Destination Unknown Beer Company Opens Second Location Upstate

Seven years after opening in Bay Shore, Destination Unknown Beer Company (better known as DUBCO) has opened a second taproom on a historic 50-acre farm in the Hudson Valley. The new taproom in Warwick, N.Y., called DUBCO Acres, opened on Memorial Day weekend and a grand opening and ribbon cutting was held on June 10.