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hudson valley things to do Here’s What to Do in the Hudson Valley This WeekAn art show in Beacon, "speed dating" with dogs in Walden, and more top this week’s picks for things to do in the Hudson Valley.
Kingston day trip What to Do in Kingston: How to Spend a Day in NY’s First CapitalIf you're in search of a spectacular day of dining and shopping in Ulster County, look no further than this comprehensive Hudson Valley itinerary.
February events in the Hudson Valley An Insider’s Guide to February Events in the Hudson ValleyHudson River tourism directors share their top picks for places to go, sights to see, and things to do throughout the month of February.
Habitas-on-Hudson Habitas-on-Hudson Is a Luxurious Escape in Dutchess CountyLocated right outside of Rhinebeck, the Habitas retreat welcomes guests for farm-to-table dining and experiential stays.
LEGOLAND New York to Debut Water Playground This SummerThe Orange County theme park and resort announces an opening date for its new water park as well as accommodations for guests with autism.
Mower's market in Woodstock What to Do, Eat, and See During a Day Trip to WoodstockThe iconic upstate city is a hub for farm-fresh food, community shopping, and, of course, entertainment in the Hudson Valley.
Kaaterskill Falls Instagrammable 21 Trendy, Instagrammable Spots in the Hudson ValleyStop by these Hudson Valley sites for picturesque views, incredible artwork, and post-worthy provisions fit for an influencer.
indoor spot the vault 8 Indoor Fun Centers for Kids in the Hudson ValleyBookmark these super-fun, indoor spots to keep the kids entertained during weekends and winter break in the Hudson Valley.
Hudson Valley winter Wing Festival February Events You Won’t Want to Miss in the Hudson ValleyThis month in the Hudson Valley, check out a winter exhibit at Olana, a festival for wing lovers, a snow moon fest in Saugerties, and more.
Moodna viaduct near woodbury common Woodbury Common Day Trip: What to Do Near the OutletsHave you traveled from far and wide to shop at Woodbury Common? While you're here, explore a slice of the Hudson Valley.
MLK Martin Luther King Jr. Day Celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day at These Hudson Valley EventsThese are some of the ways you can honor the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. in the Hudson Valley through online events and self-guided studies.
Wildflower Farms in the Hudson Valley Wildflower Farms Crafts Luxurious, Natural Escapes in GardinerThe Auberge Resorts Collection hotel welcomes guests with bespoke accommodations and unforgettable experiences.
The Most Exciting Moments From Our 2019 Women in Business AwardsWe recognized 16 talented Hudson Valley entrepreneurs, executives, and leaders at the Villa Borghese in Wappingers Falls.
Our Best of Hudson Valley Party Was Epic – And These Photos Prove ItRelive the most magical moments from the Halloween-themed bash, which honored the top businesses, individuals, and restaurants in the region.
The Most Memorable Moments From Our Women in Business AwardsWe honored 15 of the Hudson Valley's leading ladies at a celebratory luncheon in Wappingers Falls.
Kathleen Bennett MaroldSix years ago, Kathleen Bennett Marold created textiles and interior products for upscale hotel design projects, working with such major design firms as Donghia, Brunschwig & Fils, and Zimmer + Rohde. But work kept her away from home — and her daughters — for 80 percent of the year. So, in 2012, she launched Floor […]
Nina SmileyNina Smiley and her husband, Bert, were pursuing successful careers in Washington, D.C., when the forest came knocking in 1990. Mohonk Mountain House, the iconic resort hotel founded by Bert’s great-grand-uncle Albert Smiley, needed someone to take the reins. The couple talked it over, and soon became the only married couple with Princeton PhDs to […]
Melody Gregory  Reflecting on her early days at the law firm she’s been affiliated with for 41 years, Melody Gregory recalls that after graduating high school from Newburgh Free Academy, “I didn’t know what I wanted to do, and thought law might be something to try.” She took a chance, joined Finkelstein & Partners as a […]
Filomena E. FanelliFilomena Fanelli launched her public relations firm with little more than a laptop and her kitchen counter. “When the kids were young, I used to clear Cheerios off the table before a business meeting,” she laughs. Since she formed Impact PR & Communications five years ago, it’s become a go-to agency for clients in the […]
Carol GordonAfter more than 30 years as an executive focusing on the “people” aspect of business, Carol Gordon decided to launch her own business as a business management consultant, focusing on employee relations and productive workplaces. “I noticed more people were seeking my input about employee conflicts and career advancement,” she says, and decided to strike […]
Leah PennimanTo call Leah Penniman’s work life a career wouldn’t do it justice. The word “mission” is more appropriate; she has a mission to fundamentally change our food systems so that they are more sustainable, healthy, and equitable. Specifically, she is educating and empowering the next generation of activist-farmers to own and farm land, and combating […]
Sandra LudlumSandra Ludlum considers her current position and her education her greatest achievements: “Not by virtue of the title, but because of my opportunity to get there,” she says, explaining that she joined Hudson Valley Federal Credit Union with an associate’s degree, and then — through its tuition reimbursement program — went on to receive her […]
Jennifer HowlandGrowing up, Jennifer Howland always had a talent for math and science. But a career in engineering wasn’t her first career choice. “I also considered hotel management, and I loved music. Actually, I wanted to be Julie, the cruise director on The Love Boat,” she laughs. But Howland opted to forgo a career on the […]
Kathy MergetAs a child, Kathy Merget aspired to be a gym teacher. Now, as the Associate Vice President and Dean of Student Affairs at the Culinary Institute of America (CIA) in Hyde Park, her goal is to heighten the awareness and practice of wellness and self-care for more than 2,200 students, focusing on making a difference […]
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