What's up! I'm Val and I host the midday show here on WRRV. I began working here wayyyy back in 2005, and after a little break, i'm really glad to be back home! Pearl Jam, Shinedown, Coldplay - they top my favorites list, but these days it's all about AJR thanks to my 5 year old - the kid has a great ear for music, but I mean, are you surprised?! :)
Hudson Valley Animal Rescue Seeking Donations for Penny Social
Donations (of any kind) wanted for animal rescue Penny Social. Find out how you can help!
Halloween Costume Advice Needed – Toss, Trade, Try Again?
It can't just be my child, apparently sharing or recycling Halloween costumes is 'uncool' in the Hudson Valley?
Hudson Valley Educators – Don’t Miss Out on Free Breakfast This Week
McDonald's is lovin' educators this week, offering their Thank You Meal program for teachers, administrators, and school staff members through Friday 10/15.
Popular Hudson Valley Pumpkin Decorating Contest Canceled for 2021
The Night of 100 Pumpkins Contest is a Halloween staple in New Paltz, but sadly, will not be happening this year.
Iconic Hudson Valley Children’s Playground Co-Founder Passes Away
Clare Moran, the co-founder of Julie's Jungle, an accessible playground in Dutchess County, has sadly passed away.
Town of Fishkill Announces Halloween Decoration Contest for Residents
Calling all Fishkill residents - the Town wants to see your best Halloween decorations!
Documentary Series Casting for Crazy Relationship Stories in the Hudson Valley
Seems like our wild and crazy love story tales aren't just for the pages of our journals, or the ears of our therapists anymore.
Crocktober? This is a Call for the Hudson Valley’s Best Crockpot Recipes
Bust out the crockpots, it's time for Crocktober (fest?) - should we collect recipes and put together a Hudson Valley based crockpot cookbook?
Legendary NY Yankees Pitcher Visits Popular Hudson Valley Farm
Imagine heading out with the family for a fun fall day of pumpkin and apple picking and not being able to reach an apple off the tree, and around the corner comes six foot six CC Sabathia to grab it like it's nothing.
Dutchess County COVID Vaccine Clinics – Where You Can Get Your Shot In Poughkeepsie
Dutchess County has a number of vaccine clinics coming up at the old JCPenney location in the Poughkeepsie Galleria, and will be offering all three vaccine options, first and second doses, and boosters for those who qualify.