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Scrabble: A Hudson Valley Classic
April 13th is National Scrabble Day, celebrating the best word game of all time. Did you know that the game was invented right here in the Hudson Valley?
Hudson Valley Student Wins National Scrabble Championship
A 13-year-old New Paltz student is part of the team that just won the 13th annual North American Scrabble Championship.  The Times Herald Record is reporting New Paltz Middle School student Noah Kalus and his team Zach Ansell of California won Sunday and will split the $10,000 prize. The two ha…
Happy Scrabble Day: A Game With Real Hudson Valley Connections
One of the most popular board games ever has some fascinating trivia to it–some of it involving the Hudson Valley. Scrabble inventor Alfred Mosher Butts was born in Poughkeepsie in 1899, graduated from Poughkeepsie High School in 1917, and lived in Rhinebeck at the time of his death at the ag…
New Words For Words With Friends
Get frustrated playing Words With Friends? Need a few new words? Merriam Webster has added some new words, and since they added them, they are now “legal”. Legal to use in Words With Friends and Scrabble. This book (the new Scrabble Dictionary) comes out next week. Let us know if you t…