Hudson Valley

Kitchen of the Week: Hudson Valley Farmhouse Kitchen Reborn

A while back, we dropped in on artist Dunja Von Stoddard’s 1880s farmhouse in Rhinebeck, NY, and especially admired the kitchen. Dunja recently …

Houses

6 Cool Towns to Visit in the Hudson Valley

01 of 06<p>Kingston<p>Set between the Catskill Mountains and Hudson River, this Hudson Valley city—spread out across three main districts: Uptown, Midtown, …

Aiming to End Pay-for-Play; Introducing the Stockade FC Youth Project

<b>Aiming to End Pay-for-Play; Introducing the Stockade FC Youth Project</b><p>As you may know, my name is Dan Hoffay and I work for Stockade FC as the …

Soccer

Lawmakers Want Facebook To Expose People Behind Fake Ads In State Elections Too

For now, the social media giant is focusing just on federal elections.<p>WASHINGTON ― When Facebook announced details of a new disclosure policy for political advertisers last month, it said the policy would roll out in the U.S. starting with ads in federal elections. The buyers of Facebook ads …

News (U.S.)

Calico Wallpaper Launches Cope, a Textile Collection Inspired by the Hudson Valley

The cutting-edge wallpaper brand takes its organic patterns off the walls with its new sister company<p>When husband-wife duo Rachel and Nick Cope created Calico Wallpaper back in 2013, customers, including interior designer Amy Lau, were so enamored with the paper’s whimsical watercolor-like prints …

The 9 Best Wine Bars in the Hudson Valley

The perfect pour is within reach.<p>By Zarah Kavarana<p>Published: 11/10/2017<p>While the Valley offers a fruitful selection of cocktail bars and craft beer …

Matched

Star Is Born at Sam’s Club

Share This PostA Hudson Valley woman’s karaoke performance inside a New York Sam’s Club has gone viral with 10 million views in 2 weeks.This time …

Viral

Hudson Valley Student Receives Ibanez Bass – D'Addario Foundation

Following a very successful instrument drive on November 2nd, The D’Addario Foundation and its event partner Hungry for Music have been hard at work …

Bass Guitar

The Hot New Vacation Rental: Barns (Not Kidding)

That's right, everyone. Houseboats and tree houses need to watch out, because according to Homeaway and VRBO, barn bookings have increased by 55 percent in the last year, beating out the other two popular alternative accommodations. Now, the definition of "barn" is pretty loose when it comes to …

Travel

Health: Baby boomers sleep complaints on the rise

CLOSE<p>Dr. Fluvia Milite, director of sleep medicine at White Plains Hospital, discusses sleeping disorders and when to seek treatment.<p>If it seems …

Sleep

New book takes looks at alternatives for healing arthritis: Health

CLOSE<p>A Silver Lining for RA: New drugs mean a better chance for living a normal life. With Physicians Regional Healthcare System.<p>Arthritis is not an …

Pain

Baby boomers: 10 things to know now about your health

CLOSE<p>Study says a key predictor of long, healthy life is having and maintaining friendships friends.<p>Born between 1946 and 1964, Americans numbering …

Baby Boomers

We Recommend: Great Beer Bars in New York., New Jersey, and Poland

Eddie’s Roadhouse<p>Warwick, New York<p><b>This craft-beer bar and restaurant is a neighborhood gem in the Hudson Valley’s Warwick.</b><p><b>What it is:</b> Venturing out …

Jersey City

Arctic cold and snow move through Midwest, Mideast for first time this season

The first cold front of the season moved through the Northeast on Tuesday night bringing the first snow of the season to Pennsylvania, the Hudson …

Weather

Chris Holland wins 'Chopped' tournament, takes home $50K, then gives it to his wife

CLOSE<p>After Food Network announced a casting call for New York chefs to appear on the next season of cooking competition 'Chopped,' lohud readers have …

Celebrating Thanksgiving With Migrant Farm Workers in the Hudson Valley

Introducing Thanksgiving to kids, the focus is on tracing hands and helping them figure out whether there’s a point to making a cornucopia. For …

Immigration

Stolen, Forged Check; Pumpkin Parade; Tax Plan Winners, Losers

Teacher sues over violent student |French American School still trying to move | $1M Lottery winner | faked Medicaid claims<p>Patch Local Innovators: …

Hurricane: Her homeland devastated, a reeling Santiago finds a way forward

CLOSE<p>Author Esmeralda Santiago talks about the impact of Hurricane Maria on Puerto Rico. Ricky Flores/lohud<p>When Hurricane Irma grazed her Puerto …

Caribbean

Take a Tour of These 7 Distinguished Hudson Valley Distilleries

At a loss for weekend plans? Schedule a fun tour or tasting at any of these local craft distilleries.<p>By Dave Zucker<p>Published: 10/31/2017<p>Father's Day. …

Everyone Asks Me Where They Can Get These Candles

Candles have become too serious. They have French names, their containers are described as “vessels,” and their scent descriptions have become as …

Fashion

A Hudson Valley Home's Renovation Is Guided by its Best Midcentury Feature - Dwell

Originally designed by Roberta Thrun, one of the first women to graduate with a degree in architecture from Columbia University (and also the client's grandmother), this well-designed midcentury home built in 1962 always held a strong connection to its natural surroundings. When GRT Architects took …

Houses

Astorino campaign: $1M spent by Breitbart funder Robert Mercer-backed PAC

CLOSE<p>The opening statements from the George Latimer and Rob Astorino, Westchester County Executive race debate at Iona College in New Rochelle on …

Elections

Legoland Theme Park Is Coming to New York in 2020

A Legoland amusement park is set to open north of New York City in 2020.<p>Merlin Entertainments and local officials announced the timetable Wednesday …

Tourism

Where to Find Gifts for Your Favorite Foodie

In New York, the holiday spirit is hard to ignore—the city isn't known for its subtlety when it comes to jingling bells and red velvet bows—and you'd …

Travel

Choose Your Own Hudson Valley Adventure

Rhinebeck may get all the love, but it isn’t the only charmer in upstate New York. Here, 5 weekend-worthy towns and their ideal visitors<p>1. TIVOLI | Poets and Scholars<p>The center of Tivoli, a hamlet in the town of Red Hook, is tiny, starting around the Lost Sock Launderette and ending a block later …

Travel

George Latimer gets coffee with unregistered car at center of parking ticket mess

CLOSE<p>Westchester County executive candidate George Latimer said he has paid $1,400 in parking tickets.<p>Westchester County Executive candidate George …

Corruption

The most succesful Swedes in the US

<b>Over 600 000 Swedes live abroad, which is almost 7 percent of the entire population.</b><p><b>150 000 Swedes live and work in the US.</b><p><b>Some notable Swedes in the US are Daniel Ek, Max Martin, Fredrik Eklund and Isabelle Olsson.</b><p>Over 600 000 Swedes live abroad, which equates nearly 7 percent of the Swedish …

GlaxoSmithKline

Astrology Forecast for November 2017

Slow-moving planets are finally changing signs, allowing us to shift stuck attitudes. by Eric Francis Coppolino So, it's been a year since we heard, …

Lou Reed

Hudson Valley Reflections

The Scenery and History of New York’s Hudson Valley<p>Hudson Valley Reflections: Illustrated Travel and Field Guide by Michael Adamovic documents …

Here’s the #1 Reason It’s so Hard to Find an Affordable Home

Today’s new construction homes become tomorrow’s housing market. Without affordable new construction, we find ourselves in a housing market marked by …

Real Estate