I've pretty much done nothing but radio, and I've been here at WPDH for a good part of my adult life. Many of those years were spent playing the music I've grown up with and loved forever on the midday show. At the end of 2012, I was asked to fill in on the morning shift for a couple of weeks, which sounded about as appealing as walking on hot coals. But, I loved it! And I've been doing it ever since. First with the great, late Mark Cooper, and now with self-proclaimed radio legend Boris. Working mornings lets me still play and hear the music, but I also get to interact with the listeners, which is one of the coolest parts of the job. That and the working with a radio legend thing.
Kick Off the New Year on the Walkway Over the Hudson
It's the First Day Hike on the Walkway Over the Hudson, starting at 2 pm Jan. 1 on both the East and West side of the Walkway.
Makers Craft Show and Sale this Sunday in Rosendale
Buy local. I can't even begin to tell you how many times I've said that phrase. Produce? Buy local. Art? Buy local. Health and beauty products? Buy local. I try to live by it. This Sunday, head to Rosendale to get some holiday shopping done, and of course, to buy local...
Ulster Hose Tree Lighting and Parade
If you live in the Kingston area, or if you're going to be visiting Kingston this Sunday, Dec. 16, make sure you check out the Ulster Hose 4th Annual Christmas Tree lighting and Parade.
The First Ever LaGrange Holiday Festival of Lights Parade
The first ever LaGrange Holiday Festival of Lights Parade is this Saturday, Dec. 8 at 6:30 pm.
Shop Local This Thursday at Made In Kingston
This Thursday, Dec. 6, you can check out all that Kingston has to offer at Made in Kingston, an expo of all things made in Kingston, from 3 pm - 8 pm at The Metro, 2 South Prospect Street.
Celebration of Lights Is Friday in Poughkeepsie
The City of Poughkeepsie and The Bardavon 1869 Opera House will present the 25th annual Poughkeepsie City Celebration of Lights Parade and Fireworks this Friday, Nov. 30 at 6:30 pm.
Small Business Saturday Kids Club in Red Hook
This Saturday, Nov. 24, the Red Hook Public Library at 7444 So.Broadway presents Small Business Saturday Kids Club from 10 am - 2 pm.
Santa Is Coming to the Walkway on Nov. 23
Santa Claus is coming to the Walkway Over the Hudson State Historic Park on Friday, November 23 from noon - 3 pm.
5 Things We Take for Granted Living in the Hudson Valley
From food to the beautiful surroundings, there is a lot to love about the Hudson Valley.
The Pleasant Valley Pumpkin Walk Is this Weekend
The Pleasant Valley Pumpkin Walk and carving contest will be this Friday and Saturday from 5:30 - 8pm at the Historical Mill Site on Main Street.