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NYPD plucks dog out of Hudson River to safety

A good Samaritan and cops teamed up Saturday morning to rescue a pit bull that was struggling to stay afloat in the Hudson River. An unidentified civilian boater spotted the male pitbull pup’s perilous predicament near Pier 66 in Manhattan at 9:15 a.m. and scooped up the struggling pooch into his vessel, police said.
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Annual Hoboken + Jersey City Holi Hai Festival Happening on 9/25

Holi Hai, India’s most colorful celebration, is just around the corner and will be celebrated in Jersey City and Hoboken on September 25th. Holi is a very popular Indian festival that has many names like “Festival of Love” or “Festival of Colors” and it is a celebration of good triumphing over evil in the honor of one of the Hindu Gods. Keep reading to learn more about this all-day color festival celebration in Hudson County, and why it’s happening in the fall this year instead of spring.
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Putnam County Executive Odell Addresses the crowd at the Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival's Last Show at Boscobel, Company moving to a new home next season.

As the Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival wrapped up its final season at Boscobel House and Gardens on Saturday, Sept. 4, Putnam County Executive MaryEllen Odell wished the company well in its new permanent home. HVSF plans to open next year at a new location just down the road in Garrison...

Zoning Change Could Shape Marathon Site’s Future

Would allow homes, offices, retail, parking on empty Kemble lot. A proposed zoning change could determine the future of the former Marathon Battery property, Cold Spring’s last remaining, significant tract of undeveloped, privately owned land. The classification of the nearly 12-acre field on Kemble Avenue, zoned Office-Light Industry, will change...

Bridging The Gap

Federal bill could boost funding for crossing work. For more than seven decades, the bridge on Sprout Brook Road in Garrison has been attacked by multiple foes. The weight of personal and commercial vehicles, storms that are becoming more frequent and powerful because of climate change, the waters of Canopus Creek and time have corroded the 27-foot span’s steel girders, eroded its concrete to expose rebar and eaten into the footings of the bridge’s abutments.

Area Lawmaker’s Bill to Rename Rockland-Tarrytown Bridge Gains Support

An area lawmaker thinks there is a good chance the bridge that spans the Hudson River between Nyack and Tarrytown could officially get the name its predecessor had. Rockland Assemblyman Mike Lawler says more of his colleagues are signing on to erase the name of the former governor’s father, former Governor Mario Cuomo, off the new bridge…

Hudson River Line brings the music of Billy Joel to Rams Head on Stage

ANNAPOLIS– Hudson River Line brings the music of Billy Joel to Rams Head on Stage. Doors open at 7:00 pm and Show opens at 8:00 pm. Hudson River Line is based in Rockville, Md. The band was formed in 2019 by a group of experienced musicians who are all fans of Billy Joel and his music. Many of the musicians have played together before either at church (really!) or in other bands. They have done shows at the Birchmere in Alexandria, Va., Tally Ho Theater in Leesburg, Va., Running Hare Winery in Prince Frederick, Md., and at private gigs around the region.