I’m Simon and I host the WRRV afternoon show weekdays 3-7. I was born and raised outside of Hartford and moved to Poughkeepsie to go to Marist. After that, I started a band and got a job here at station. Things I'm into: Festivals, drum solos and grilled cheese. Things I'm not into: Polka, close talkers and burnt grilled cheese. Top 3 music fests to look forward to every year: Mountain Jam, Gathering of the Vibes and Bonnaroo. Sports teams: Bears, Red Sox, Golden State Warriors. My favorite parts of working at WRRV? Artist interviews, concerts, backstage passes and of course free pizza.
Grenade Found At Hudson Valley Junkyard
The bomb squad had to be called in Monday after a grenade was found at a Hudson Valley transfer station.
Hudson Valley Chocolate Festival Announced
If you're a Hudson Valley chocolate lover you'll probably want to join in on the fun at the fifth annual Chocolate Festival being put on this fall.
Popular Hudson Valley Barbecue Restaurant Could Re-Open
Plans to re-open a popular Hudson Valley barbeque and music-themed restaurant are causing headaches for some local residents. And the music has yet to even begin playing.
Hudson Valley Trash To Fuel Facility Proposed
The Town of New Windsor Planning Board has ordered an environmental impact study on a proposed trash to fuel facility proposed for a piece of property close to Stewart Airport.
Hudson Valley Feature Film Seeks Classic Cars
A movie that will be filmed here in the Hudson Valley is on the hunt for classic cars. So if you or something you know has a vintage automobile sitting in the garage, why not put it in a movie?
Hudson Valley Shop Offers ‘Snake’ Massages
A Poughkeepsie shop offers a unique twist on massages, letting snakes do all the work.
Hudson Valley Trapeze Classes Are Underway
If you've ever wanted to soar through the air on a flying trapeze, here's your chance. Classes are underway in Newburgh and space is filling up.
Hudson Valley Locations Sought For A New Feature Film
Help is needed to find the ideal location to shoot a Hudson Valley feature film.
The Derby in Poughkeepsie Sold, Re-Opening Early August
The popular Poughkeepsie bar and restaurant, The Derby has been sold to a new group of owners and will re-open in early August.
Apartment Complex, Dollar General Proposed Along Route 9W
A 72 unit apartment complex to go along with a new Dollar General store have been proposed for the Town of Lloyd along Route 9W.