Local News Stories in the Hudson Valley in August 2013

The buzz on honeybees, Kingston’s busy arts calendar, and Native Americans mark a special anniversary. PLUS: Where in the Hudson Valley contest, Commuter Corner travel column, and On the Town party pictures



Hudson Valley Beekeeping: How to Raise a Bee Colony, Harvest Honey, and Prevent Colony Collapse Disorder

The bee’s knees: The Valley is abuzz with honeybees and their keepers
By Cynthia James
outdoor guides

New York State Outdoor Guides Association Provides Tours and Guidance for Hudson Valley Activities

Outdoor escorts: Make the most of your adventures by hiring a trained leader
By Cynthia James
kingston arts

Culture in Kingston: Arts and Film Festivals, San Severia Belgian Eatery and Spiegeltent-Style Arts Space

Arts and culture in the old capital: An uptick in festivals and other artsy events draws fans to Kingston
By Melissa Esposito
wampum festival

Thirteen-Day Voyage on Hudson River Marks Anniversary of Two Row Wampum Treaty Between Dutch Settlers and Hudson Valley Native Americans

Commemorative journey: Communities celebrate a 400-year-old bond
By Cynthia James
pitched pavilion where in the valley contest


Where in the Hudson Valley Contest: “Pitched Pavilion” Log Gazebo

A tranquil resting spot called the Overlook Pavilion provides panoramic Valley views
By Emma Roellke
commuter corner

Commuter Corner: New York CityPASS, Where’s Waldo Tourism Ambassador, and U.S. Open in Flushing, NY

Events and things to do for Hudson Valley commuters in the Big Apple in August 2013
By Rosemary O’Connor
on the town events party pictures photo gallery

Event Photos and Party Pictures: On the Town (August 2013)

See who’s been out on the town in the Hudson Valley in our August 2013 gallery of party pictures and event photos

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