I've met a lot of celebrities during my radio career but I've got to admit that Santa has to be one of the biggest. I honestly couldn't believe he even made time for me. I mean, this is his busy season. Simon and I got to meet the holly jolly man at the Poughkeepsie Galleria.
This Christmas, WRRV is teaming up with Hudson Valley police officers to help local children and families this holiday season who may not have the means. The Hudson Valley Alternative is offering a unique experience for kids to go on a Christmas shopping spree accompanied by a local police officer at the Poughkeepsie Galleria.
It's always great to see a local business grow and open up another location to serve more Hudson Valley residents.
Poughkeepsie's own Crafted Kup has been serving hot and cold brewed coffee from Raymond Avenue in Poughkeepsie for over a decade and now they have decided to spread the wealth to the shoppers of the Poughkeepsie Galleria and beyond.
The madness has to stop. It's bad enough people get up at 2am to go shopping on "Black Friday". Now retailers are pushing people to shop on Thanksgiving itself. An upstate mall just outside of Buffalo, is buying into holiday shopping hype.