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  • A Greener Hudson Valley with Bokashi

    A Greener Hudson Valley with Bokashi

    | 05/25/2012 | 0 Comments

    Whether you live in an apartment, house or farm, you can do your part to contribute to a greener Hudson Valley with bokashi. What is Bokashi? Bokashi, which is Japanese for fermented organic matter, is a way to ferment household organic matter (food scraps) for quick decomposition. Once the food is fermented and introduced to […]

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  • VHV Goes to the Golden Buddha Restaurant

    VHV Goes to the Golden Buddha Restaurant

    | 02/05/2012 | 0 Comments

    Needing a culinary change of pace, we decided to visit the Golden Buddha Thai Restaurant in Fishkill. Well, no, that’s not what really happened. Our mission was to dine at Tanjore’s Indian restaurant but we arrived there between the hours of 3 and 5pm and the restaurant was closed. Not wanting to wait around until […]

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  • Halloween in the Hudson Valley

    Halloween in the Hudson Valley

    | 10/05/2011 | 0 Comments

    As the weather starts to cool and the fall foliage is in full effect, here in the Hudson Valley we know that Halloween is just around the corner. Because of the rich history here in the Valley, there are plenty of historic mansions and old estates that sport stories of being haunted. There is a […]

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  • Another Facelift

    Another Facelift

    | 10/01/2011 | 0 Comments

    Visit Hudson Valley.com is undergoing another facelift. It’s had several of them over the many years it’s been online. VHV has had more facelifts than some Hollywood movie stars (who shall remain nameless). VHV first came online in 1996 and then went off line in 2003. In 2006 it came back again and has been […]

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  • Fishkill AllSport: A Hudson Valley Stay-cation Spot

    Fishkill AllSport: A Hudson Valley Stay-cation Spot

    | 05/09/2011 | 0 Comments

    Summer is approaching and the kids will soon be out of school. With rising gas prices and economic insecurity, vacations have given way stay-cations. In other words, we are all looking for less expensive ways to enjoy ourselves over the summer. Stay-cations are great on the budget but can be tough on a bored teen. […]

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Restaurants

VHV Visits Joe Willy’s Seafood House

| 07/13/2013 | 0 Comments
VHV Visits Joe Willy’s Seafood House

After seeing Joe Willy’s  restaurant on an episode of Restaurant Impossible with Robert Irvine, we decided to pay it a visit. Not having been to the restaurant before, we cannot do a before and after comparison. Being a seafood house, I guess one would expect the restaurant to smell like fish, and it did. We […]

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VHV Visits Farm to Table Bistro

| 08/12/2012 | 0 Comments
VHV Visits Farm to Table Bistro

What a find here in the Hudson Valley! Farm to Table Bistro is a restaurant that prepares food purchased from local Hudson Valley farms including Fishkill Farm, Meadowbrook Farm, Sprout Creek Farm and more. If you drive too quickly down Route 9 in Fishkill you might miss it. It’s located in the plaza with Chico’s […]

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VHV Goes to the Golden Buddha Restaurant

| 02/05/2012 | 0 Comments
VHV Goes to the Golden Buddha Restaurant

Needing a culinary change of pace, we decided to visit the Golden Buddha Thai Restaurant in Fishkill. Well, no, that’s not what really happened. Our mission was to dine at Tanjore’s Indian restaurant but we arrived there between the hours of 3 and 5pm and the restaurant was closed. Not wanting to wait around until […]

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Events Around the Hudson Valley

David Sedaris’ The SantaLand Diaries

| 12/01/2012 | 0 Comments
David Sedaris’ The SantaLand Diaries

Title: David Sedaris’ The SantaLand Diaries Location: RosendaleTheatre Dates: Friday, Saturday & Sunday, December 7,8 &9th Admission: $15 The Rosendale Theatre 408 Main Street, Rosendale NY (845) 658-8989 Advance tickets at santaland.brownpapertickets.com Description Sedaris’ hilarious and revealing stories about our relationship with the holidays have been turned into a live play! Kimberly Kay plays the […]

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ROSENDALE THEATRE: Sunday Silents for Jan

| 11/28/2012 | 0 Comments
ROSENDALE THEATRE: Sunday Silents for Jan

Title: ROSENDALE THEATRE ANNOUNCES: Sunday Silents for Jan Location: RosendaleTheatre Description: (ROSENDALE, NEW YORK) – Rosendale Theater is proud to announce on Sunday, January 6th at 2:00 PM we will have Carl Theodore Dreyer’s Passion of Joan of Arc as part of the “Sunday Silents” series. Live accompaniment will be by Marta Waterman. Widely considered […]

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THRIVE – WHAT IN THE WORLD WILL IT TAKE?

| 03/03/2012 | 0 Comments
THRIVE – WHAT IN THE WORLD WILL IT TAKE?

Title: THRIVE – WHAT IN THE WORLD WILL IT TAKE? Location: Rosendale Theatre Start Time: 7:15 PM Date:  March 21, 2012 Description: THRIVE – WHAT IN THE WORLD WILL IT TAKE? is Foster Gamble’s urgent message about what is really going on in the world today and how amidst these challenges people can not only […]

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Other Recent Posts

VHV Spotlight: Watt’s Bloomin’

VHV Spotlight: Watt’s Bloomin’

| 06/03/2012 | 0 Comments

Yesterday I attended a gardening lecture at Adams Fairacre Farms in Wappingers Falls. The guest lecturer was 20-year gardening veteran Diane Watt. Her talk was on creating an attractive garden in deer country using deer resistant plants. Anyone living in the Hudson Valley is fully aware that deer can be a big problem. About Deer […]

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Harvest Auction

Harvest Auction

| 10/11/2011 | 0 Comments

Title: Harvest Auction Location: Beacon Date: November 5, 2011 Time: 7:00 AM – 10:00 PM Description: Enjoy an evening of hors d’oeuvre, wine, and music to benefit the Common Ground Farm CSA and community outreach. We are thrilled that Tiki Daddy will be performing at our event again this year – we had great fun […]

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Messier Park and Homestead Tours

Messier Park and Homestead Tours

| 10/04/2011 | 0 Comments

Title: Messier Park and Homestead Tours Location: Wappingers Falls Link out: Wappingers Historical Society Description: The Wappingers Historical Society is announcing the opening of Mesier Homestead Tours to take place on Sundays, from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm and is open to the public. Mesier Homestead is located in the Village of Wappingers Falls. Knowledgeable […]

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