The Journal News
Q&A with John Cronin
For almost 40 years, John Cronin has dedicated his career to environment and innovation.
Hudson Valley Press
Eleven Complete Mount's Leadership Skills Program
Eleven Mount Saint Mary College pre-freshmen completed The Dyson Summer Leadership Institute, a comprehensive program designed to support the transition and persistence of first-year Mount students, on Friday, July 18. Students from Newburgh, Wappingers Falls, Lagrangeville, Mount Vernon, Olivebridge, Beacon, New York City and beyond participated ... (more)
Seeger tribute at Newport honors traditional folk
Newport, known as the place where Bob Dylan cast aside his acoustic guitar and went electric in 1965, has made its mark on the festival scene more recently with an innovative mix of old and new -- most with a far different sound than the folk movement Seeger helped lead.
Lazy man's trip to Hudson River village
Artwork from Bridgeport-based artist kHyal is on display in Gallery 66 NY in Cold Spring, N.Y. Photo: Contributed Photo If you go How to get there: Cold Spring, N.Y., is north of Peekskill and south of Beacon on the eastern bank of the Hudson River, accessible from Route 84 or Route 9, or from Metro North's Hudson Line.
Sharing stories and song at Seeger Fest July 18-21
Since the passings of icons, activists and Beacon residents Pete and Toshi Seeger, tributes have poured into the Hudson Valley from all over the world.
The Warwick Advertiser
Slave music returns to Hudson Valley Underground Railroad route
Newburgh Jazz Series presents Tyrone Birkett at the Arboretum at Thomas Bull Memorial Park in Campbell Hall on Wednesday, July 23, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Tyrone Birkett's music is a 21st century extension of the freedom songs sung by slaves in the early 1800s.
Newburgh casino pitches $5M more in local benefits
The Hudson Valley Casino & Resort has inked agreements that would provide local municipalities and school districts with more than $5 million in community benefits if the project is built.
Pedestrian access limited on Na burgh-Beacon bridge
The pedestrian walkway on the Newburgh-Beacon Bridge will close for through passage on weekdays until the end of August.
Hudson Valley Press
Saratoga Casino And Raceway Files Application
Saratoga Casino and Raceway announced that it has signed a partnership agreement with the principals of Rush Street Gaming to own and operate the Hudson Valley Casino & Resort in Newburgh, New York.
Albany Times Union
Rush Street/Saratoga Gaming declare
After dodging questions about their union for weeks, Rush Street Gaming and Saratoga Harness revealed their marriage in Orange County on Monday.