Ready for college? Top teachers and innovative programs — from early college to Mandarin studies — are helping local kids make the grade. PLUS: The Race to the Top: what does it really mean?
See who’s been out on the town in the Hudson Valley in our February 2014 gallery of party pictures and events photos
A new ’do: A Poughkeepsie hairstylist makes wigs for cancer patients — using their own hair
Love where you live: From a rescued 18th-century farmhouse to a reconfigured modular home, the modern country house can take myriad forms. Interior design maven Joan Osofsky, owner of the popular Hammertown Barn home-décor emporiums, ...
New and noteworthy books with a local flavor