David Levine

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Flashback: Walkway Over the Hudson’s Debut in the Valley

Arguably one of the Hudson Valley's most beloved bridge spans, the Walkway Over the Hudson is a must-visit in Dutchess County.

Flashback: King George VI and FDR Ate Hot Dogs in Hyde Park

Turns out a few hot dogs and beers were just the thing to strengthen the ties between Great Britain and the United States in 1938.

Benedict Arnold’s Journey From West Point Commander to Traitor

After taking command of West Point in 1780, Benedict Arnold embarked on a slippery slope to become a Revolutionary War traitor.

Do You Know When New York Actually Ended Slavery?

When did New York State officially end slavery? As a look into the past illustrates, that’s actually harder to answer than you might think.

Looking Back on the Origins of Vassar College in Poughkeepsie

Learn how Matthew Vassar went from brewery owner to businessman to founder of Vassar College in the Hudson Valley.

Looking Back at Samuel Morse and the Telegraph in the Hudson Valley

We rewind to May 1844, the year in which former Poughkeepsie resident Samuel Morse first demonstrated his telegraph system.

A Look Back at Sybil Ludington’s Historic Hudson Valley Ride

With all due respect to Paul Revere, the most famous midnight rider in American history may have been a teenage girl named Sybil Ludington.

2 Revolutionary Heroines Who Made Their Mark on Hudson Valley History

These women made Hudson Valley history. Margaret Corbin fought bravely in the Revolution, while Kate Mullany battled for workers' rights.

Discover Martha Washington’s Impact on the Hudson Valley

Explore the lives of Martha Washington, Janet Livingston Montgomery, and Catheryna Rombout Brett for Women's History Month.

Taking a Look Back at Sojourner Truth’s Legacy in the Hudson Valley

Before she became one of the nation's most celebrated freedom fighters, Sojourner Truth got her start in Ulster County.

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