Around the Hudson Valley

‘Back to the Future’ And More Screening Outdoors in Newburgh
A collection of movies will be shown outdoors on the lawn of the Washington Headquarters State Historic Site in Newburgh as part of the Liberty Street Film Series.  And the series is kicking off in style next week with one of my favorite movies of all time, 1985’s Back to the F…
One of Poughkeepsie’s Ugliest Bridges Getting Artistic Makeover
An ugly bridge in the City of Poughkeepsie is being transformed into a work of art. The Route 9 underpass on Main Street is not one of the prettiest spots in the city. But that will soon change thanks to Arts Mid-Hudson. Poughkeepsie’s arts community has made the bridge their next project in …
How Does New York Rank for Working Dads?
Dad’s have a lot on their plate. Fathers are the unsung heroes. Where does the state of  New York rank in affordability for hard working fathers? It seems like Father’s Day is often overlooked. Why do we not give great dads more credit? Back in the “Leave it to Beaverȁ…
Film Production Studio Opening In Lower Hudson Valley
A former banana warehouse in Yonkers is being converted into the town’s first motion picture production studio.  Cinematographer Steven Romano, who has worked on projects with the likes of Chris Rock, Michael Biehn, and Beyoncé, has purchased the 10,000-square-foot property and plan…
This Is New York’s Most Prized Invention
They say you learn something new everyday. I had no clue that this was invented in New York but who knows where we’d be without it. A list of the most impact inventions coming from each state was just released and I think New York’s most prized invention may surprise you. The stud…
Haircut and a Drink? Barber and Brew in Cold Spring
This is another one of those ideas that I wish I had come up with. A barber shop where you can get a haircut and have a nice cold beer. Barber and Brew in Cold Spring is the place to go if you want to get a new cut and sip some cold craft beer. […]

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