Fall For Art 2018

Fall For Art 2018

Fall for Art celebrates it’s 22nd Annual Juried Art Show, Sale and Cocktail Reception Fundraiser on Thursday, September 6, 2018 from 5-​​​​8pm at The Château in Kingston. Featuring 2 and 3 dimensional art from 28 of the Hudson Valley’s most talented artists. … Continue reading

<span class="caps">JAZZ</span> <span class="caps">IN</span> <span class="caps">THE</span> <span class="caps">VALLEY</span>


Vocalist Rene Marie, pianist Joanne Brackeen, trumpeter Eddie Henderson, saxophonists Javon Jackson and Donald Harrison, and bassist Mimi Rogers will headline the 18th annual Jazz in the Valley festival on Sunday, August 19, noon-6:00pm at Waryas Park in the City of … Continue reading

<span class="caps">MASTER</span> <span class="caps">CHEF</span> <span class="caps">GIANNI</span> <span class="caps">SCAPPIN</span>: <span class="caps">CUCINA</span>


Editor’s note: With the recent passing of world renown culinary super-​​​​star Anthony Bourdain, we thought it might be of interest to re-​​​​post this piece on Chef Gianni Scappin who was considered by Bourdain to be one of the “stand-​​​​up guys” … Continue reading

<span class="dquo">“</span><span class="caps">TIME</span> <span class="caps">TRAVELERS</span>: Hudson Valley Artists 2018” at The Dorsky

TIME TRAVELERS: Hudson Valley Artists 2018” at The Dorsky

TIME TRAVELERS,” the 2018 edition of The Dorsky’s annual Hudson Valley Artists series will be on display at The Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art at SUNY New Paltz. “TIME TRAVELERS: Hudson Valley Artists 2018” is curated by Anastasia James, curator of … Continue reading

Tomato Pie: A Summer Feast

Tomato Pie: A Summer Feast

Tomato pie, I’m told, is a traditional southern dish made with tomatoes, corn and mayonnaise. And while that all sounds pretty good, I’ve yet to try it. Instead, my first experience with the satisfying pastry came from a Danish bakery here in … Continue reading

Emerge Emerged

Emerge Emerged

If there was ever a town that has soughed and swayed on the mighty pendulum of economic fickleness, it is Saugerties. In 2000, when we first began to regularly spend time in upstate New York, it was a thriving antiquing town with … Continue reading

Planning a Butterfly <span class="amp">&</span> Pollinator Garden? —think a variety of Native Plants and <span class="caps">MILKWEED</span>!

Planning a Butterfly & Pollinator Garden? —think a variety of Native Plants and MILKWEED!

This time of year is exciting for many gardeners as they begin to plan for a new season. Seed catalogues and nurseries are sending daily e-​​​​blasts, teasing the senses to encourage orders. This is when gardeners think about how to approach … Continue reading

<span class="caps">FREE</span> <span class="caps">WILL</span> <span class="caps">ASTROLOGY</span> August


ARIES (March 21-​​​​April 19): I predict that August will be a Golden Age for you. That’s mostly very good. Golden opportunities will arise, and you’ll come into possession of lead that can be transmuted into gold. But it’s also important to be … Continue reading