Deborah Skolnik

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These Food Trucks Dish up Gourmet Eats Around the Hudson Valley

Roaming restaurants serve up serious flavor from pint-sized kitchens.

Oliver’s Is All About Community Dining in Mount Tremper

Even in a tourist town, locals need a homey eatery. This newcomer steps up to the plate.

Green Goats Rhinebeck Offers a Unique Solution to Weed Control

Enough with the lawn chemicals—rent goats and they’ll do the weeding. And yes, there’s a local company that supplies them.

Leah Feldman Makes a Difference With Family Services Inc.

Leah Feldman wants every Hudson Valley resident to be happy and safe. And as the leader of Family Services in Poughkeepsie, there’s no one more likely to make that vision a reality.

A Quick History of the Culinary Institute of America

How two women and a shared dream led to America’s preeminent culinary school.

Meet the Hudson Valley Geologist Behind Geo Beck

Through talks, social media, and her hyperlocal TV show, geologist Becky Nesel gives Valley residents front-row tickets to the stones.

Reclaimed Motel Is All About Boutique Stays in Red Hook

An old motel gets a chic reno in Red Hook, complete with unique and vintage décor.

Below the Line Bootcamp Sparks Film Careers in Newburgh

Below the Line Bootcamp, founded by two film and TV pros, helps people in the Newburgh area get a foothold in the business.

The Goat Games Support a Hudson Valley Animal Sanctuary

After chewing on ways to help its bottom line, an animal sanctuary in Saugerties came up with a wild solution.

Nonneta and Friends Creative Is a Ceramics Hotspot in Barryville

Nonna Hall’s wares are sold nationwide, but her Catskills studio is the best place to see the state of her art.

Our Excellence in Nursing Awards take place on May 1!

Our Best of Hudson Valley ballot is open through March 31!

Unveiled: A Boutique Bridal Brunch is February 25!

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