I’m Simon and I host the WRRV afternoon show weekdays 3-7. I was born and raised outside of Hartford and moved to Poughkeepsie to go to Marist. After that, I started a band and got a job here at station. Things I'm into: Festivals, drum solos and grilled cheese. Things I'm not into: Polka, close talkers and burnt grilled cheese. Top 3 music fests to look forward to every year: Mountain Jam, Gathering of the Vibes and Bonnaroo. Sports teams: Bears, Red Sox, Golden State Warriors. My favorite parts of working at WRRV? Artist interviews, concerts, backstage passes and of course free pizza.
Major Construction Project Nearly Underway In Poughkeepsie
Work is nealry underway on the new One Dutchess Ave in the City of Poughkeepsie, while progress has stalled on the town-owned portion of the project.
Metro North Train Stop Coming To Woodbury Commons
Governor Cuomo made the most of his stop to Marist College Thursday by making a number of announcements. That includes the long-discussed but never built Metro-North train stop at Woodbury Common Outlets.
The Hudson Valley’s First Sake Brewery To Open In Early 2019
The Hudson Valley will see the opening of its very first Sake brewery as the Culinary Institute of America partners with a leader in the field.
Hudson Valley Casting Call: Audition For An NBC Pilot
This could be your big break, a pilot for NBC is shooting in the Hudson Valley and the search is on for local actors.
Comedian George Lopez Meets With Hudson Valley Fans
Comedian George Lopez sold out his show Saturday at Ulster Performing Arts Center in Kingston and he made sure to make time for the fans.
Imagine Dragons Summer Tour Includes A Stop At SPAC
Imagine Dragons have just announced a huge summer tour and will be taking a Hudson Valley native on the road with them.
Fatal Accident Closes I-84 Westbound
A serious crash is affecting the commute this afternoon for anyone taking Interstate 84.
Coheed & Cambria, Taking Back Sunday Announce Epic Tour
The stars have aligned and Coheed and Cambria have teamed up with Taking Back Sunday for a summer tour to remember.
Emo Night Returns To Newburgh Brewing Company
Hudson Valley Emo Night is back for another big event the first Friday in March. Which is soon so squeeze it on your busy social calendar.
Cashless Tolls Causing Hudson Valley Residents Stress
A Hudson Valley woman was forced to withdraw money from her retirement fund to settle up an unexpected debt caused by New York's new cashless toll system.