Joan Vos Macdonald

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The Rebuild Rural America Act’s Impact on Hudson Valley Challenges

The bills aim to simplify the process of accessing federal money to boost economic development in rural regions throughout the U.S.

Wild Earth Helps Hudson Valley Children Connect With The Natural World

The first stirrings of Wild Earth began 16 years ago when a few Hudson...

Where to Find Soulful Korean Food in the Hudson Valley

From Roxbury to Monticello, from farmstands to fast food, the Hudson Valley is home to several places serving classic and reinterpreted Korean favorites.

This Rhinebeck Filmmaker Shares Stories of Change and Social Issues

Her multimedia company, TruthAid, creates projects aimed at engaging and educating audiences about challenging topics.

Find Healthy Cocoa Confections And CBD Elixirs With Konstanze Zeller’s Raw Couture Line

The Kingston business is based in a 300-year-old stone farmhouse.

Woodstock Film Festival Celebrates 20 Years With a Series of Special Events

An Aretha Franklin documentary, songs from Simi Stone, and a community food festival are just a few events celebrating the organization's monumental impact.

How the Dutch Influence Persisted Across the Hudson Valley

Many local communities continued to speak Dutch for 200 years after New Netherland was surrendered to England.

The Max’s Kansas City Project Offers Help to Artists in Need

Kingston resident Yvonne Sewall works to make sure artists are treated with respect.

Read the Rescue-to-Royalty Story of Meghan Markle's Adorable Puppy

A Hurley resident tells the tale of Markle’s formerly homeless beagle, now happily “at home” in Buckingham Palace.

Lite Brite Neon Electrifies Kingston's Art Scene

The Ulster County company fuses rainbow hues with eye-catching art in the Hudson Valley.

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