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.
UPDATE: Tuesday Afternoon Taconic Accident Cleared
UPDATE: This accident has been cleared.
Hudson Valley Feature Film Seeks Extras
If you've ever wanted to break into the movie business, a good way to open the doors is to score a gig as an extra and a feature film set-to film in the Hudson Valley is looking for talent.
Gardiner Brewing Company Opens New Taproom Doors
The Hudson Valley has become a mecca for beer lovers far and wide. The field just got a little more crowded as Gardiner Brewing Company has opened their new Taproom at Wright Farm in Gardiner.
Bannerman Island Set To Screen Multiple Classic Horror Movies
Bannerman Island continues to offer up great weekend entertainment options. Join them the next two weekends for classic horror movies to go along with fall island tours.
Poughkeepsie Lot Used For Chance Theater Parking Up For Sale
The City of Poughkeepsie owned lot used as concert parking for The Chance Theater is up for sale.
New Report Names Poughkeepsie Under Significant Financial Stress
A newly released report from the New York State Comptrollers Office has named a number of cities and counties under significant fiscal stress and Poughkeepsie is one of them.
Here’s Why The Hudson Valley Will Never Get An In-N-Out Burger
In-N-Out Burger is famous for their delicious food and would be a good fit for the Hudson Valley, but unfortunately, the company won't be expanding to the area anytime soon. And we must say, we respect the reasons why.
‘Arrested Development’ Actor, Comedian Set For Poughkeepsie Show
Emmy winning actor and comedian David Cross will perform in Poughkeepsie this fall.
NY Jets Present Hudson Valley Football Coach With A Major Award
The New York Jets have announced that a Hudson Valley Football Coach has been awarded their 'Coach of the Week' honors.
Hudson Valley Casting Call Seeks Local Hipsters And More
If you're looking to break into the movie business, a Hudson Valley casting call is underway for several background roles.