What's up! I'm Val and I host the midday show here on WRRV. I began working here wayyyy back in 2005, and after a little break, i'm really glad to be back home! Pearl Jam, Shinedown, Coldplay - they top my favorites list, but these days it's all about AJR thanks to my 5 year old - the kid has a great ear for music, but I mean, are you surprised?! :)
Shocking String of Unusual Thefts Has Hudson Valley Homeowners on High Alert
New Paltz residents are concerned about recent thefts going on in the village area with various reports of stolen plants, or the pottery that plants had been in.
Dutchess County Fairgrounds to Welcome Holiday Drive-Thru Light Spectacular
It's never too early to get in the holiday spirit, right? The Wonderland of Lights will be set up at the Dutchess County Fairgrounds for the 2021 holiday season.
Popular Hudson Valley Brewery Announces the Return of Home Beer Delivery Service
So what'll it be? What's your go-to brew for home delivery?
Sharing Communities Filled with Free Treasures Are Heating Up in the Hudson Valley
No costs, no expectation of anything in return or exchange, this is what 'Buy Nothing' is all about, and it's happening here in the area.
Confession – I Have No Desire To Attend My High School Reunion
What if I bump into the person I keep deleting the follow request from on Instagram? I definitely don't want to fake smile over drinks with people I haven't talked to in all these years. I have no desire to go to my high school reunion.
What Is This Critter Running Around the Streets of New Paltz?
Thankfully this little guy looked both ways before crossing the street in New Paltz!
Town Of Poughkeepsie’s Newest Park Announces Grand Opening and Family Night
Food trucks, live music, race cars, and family fun night planned for Creekside Park in Poughkeepsie's grand opening.
Sweet Dreams Are Made of Cheese – Celebrate Mac N’ Cheese Day in the Hudson Valley
Just in-queso you didn't know, there are so many great options here in the Hudson Valley when it comes to mac n' cheese - where will you celebrate National Mac N' Cheese Day this year?
ThinkDIFFERENTLY Fitness and Field Day Scheduled in Wappingers Falls
Another ThinkDIFFERENTLY event, promoting a welcoming and inclusive environment for residents of all abilities, is scheduled for Wappingers Falls on July 22nd.
Eight Cool Treats to Beat the Hudson Valley Heat
The heat and humidity have been pretty brutal, so let us help you cool down with some delicious, sweet, and sometimes boozy Hudson Valley treats.