Michelle Hainer

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How to Throw a Perfect Party in the Hudson Valley

Want to host a get-together, but not sure where to start? These tips from local pros will help you elevate your event without a ton of effort.

Butterhead Salad Company Is a Go-to for Healthy Lunches in Beacon

Looking for lunch on the lighter side? Head into Butterhead Salad Company, Beacon’s newest eatery for healthy fare.

ROAM on Rail Is Your New Go-to Lunch Spot in Warwick

Warwick’s newest lunch spot serves up quick, healthy meals with an emphasis on flavor.

Cave Glow Candles Light up the Hudson Valley

A candle making couple bring heavenly scents to Kingston’s Rondout.

Next to 14 Is Your New Go-To Ramen Bar in Warwick

Find proper bowls of noodles and Asian fusion at Next to 14, a top-notch ramen restaurant in the heart of Warwick.

Witch Hazel Is a Modern Apothecary Shop in Beacon

At this modern apothecary in Dutchess County, customers can tap into their creativity and give their skin a pampering treat.

The Focaccia Flourist Makes the Prettiest Hudson Valley Breads

This Wallkill-based home baker combines her love of flowers and focaccia to fashion breads that are almost too beautiful to eat.

Red Horse by David Burke Fuses American and Asian Flavors

Famed restaurateur David Burke brings his steakhouse brand to White Plains with a Red Horse location at The Opus Hotel.

10 Hudson Valley Coffee Roasters for the Freshest Beans

Why settle for subpar java when the Hudson Valley is home to roasters who know how to make the best of every bean?

Angie’s Bake Shop & Café Is a Sweet Spot in Cold Spring

Powered by a love of baking, Angie's Bake Shop & Café tempts visitors with cookies, sandwiches, and more in Putnam County.

The Big Sip, the Hudson Valley's premier wine and spirits fest, is October 7-8!