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Misty Copeland at Rosendale

Misty Copeland at Rosendale

| November 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

Misty Copeland, America’s New Ballet Hope, in Documentary “A Ballerina’s Tale” at Rosendale Theatre December 13 (Rosendale) What does it mean to possess a great talent at the highest levels of the Ballet world?  And…what if you don’t look like the prevailing notions of how a ballerina should look?   “A Ballerina’s Tale,” the documentary about […]

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Comedy at Rosendale Theater

Comedy at Rosendale Theater

| November 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

Rosendale Theater Comedy November Showcase! On November 13th, 2015, at 9:30 p.m., come out to Rosendale Theater for another great month of laughs, hilarity, and amazing standup comics. This month will feature Shannon Cooke (Winner of Levity Live and Owner of Laugh It Up Comedy Club at Mahoney’s Irish Pub in Poughkeepsie), Mo Haskins (Opened […]

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Rosendale Theatre: “The Kid”

Rosendale Theatre: “The Kid”

| November 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

NOVEMBER 3, 2015 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Georgette Mattel CHAPLIN MASTERPIECE FILM, “THE KID” TO PLAY IN ROSENDALE SILENT SERIES Sunday, December 6th at 3:00 PM With Live Accompaniment by Marta Waterman A vulnerable, plucky child, a heart-touching tramp, a fallen woman, haunting background music—all make us think of the genius of one man, Charlie […]

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Hudson Valley Weekly Shopping Adventures (Buying Local)

Hudson Valley Weekly Shopping Adventures (Buying Local)

| September 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

Fredrick Douglass in his autobiography said, “Knowledge makes a man unfit to be a slave.” Maya Angelou said, “When you know better, you do better.” I bring the wisdom of both mentors with me every time I go food shopping. Their wisdom and my research has me shopping at no less than four and sometimes […]

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Grabbing Sushi at Bonsai II

Grabbing Sushi at Bonsai II

| August 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

Bonsai II has become our go-to when we want a good meal. We’ve been there several times and they never disappoint.  Bonsai II is located at 1955 South Road, Poughkeepsie, NY. They have a website  www.bonsaijapaneseny.com (believe it or not, I wasn’t aware of the website until I started writing this post). They have two locations, […]

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VHV Visits Joe Willy’s Seafood House

VHV Visits Joe Willy’s Seafood House

| July 13, 2013 | 0 Comments

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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David Sedaris’ The SantaLand Diaries

| December 1, 2012 | 0 Comments

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

| November 28, 2012 | 0 Comments

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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VHV Visits Farm to Table Bistro

VHV Visits Farm to Table Bistro

| August 12, 2012 | 0 Comments

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 Spotlight: Watt’s Bloomin’

VHV Spotlight: Watt’s Bloomin’

| June 3, 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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