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New Englanders-on-Hudson, Part 3: The Making of a Delano President

by Cynthia Owen Philip  

Warren Delano II’s widely travelled, well-educated, and handsome 26-year-old daughter Sara married the fifty-six-year-old widower James Roosevelt of Hyde Park in 1880 and on January 30, 1882 gave birth to a son named Franklin Delano in honor of his uncle. (The child of Sara’s brother Warren III, who also had been named after his grandfather, had recently died and his parents begged her not to use the name.) Franklin Delano Roosevelt would be Sara and James’s only child. But he would proudly bear two sets of New England genes. His parental grandmother was an older sister of James Lloyd Aspinwall; Read more...

The Hudson River State Hospital 1871-2015

by Vivian Yess Wadlin  

The Hudson River State Hospital for the Insane, founded by the NYS legislature in 1866, was known through its nearly century and a half to locals by various names including "The Hudson River Psychiatric Hospital," "Hudson River State Mental Institution," "Hudson River Psychiatric Center," "Hudson River State Hospital (HRSH)," and other monikers less publishable, will soon be a memory. To many, perhaps most, a memory fine to forget. Read more...

General Interest

Deer Trouble

by Frances Sandiford  

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Letting Go

by Cait Johnson  

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Local History

A Personal Story

by Vivian Yess Wadlin  

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Food & Wine

Bubby's Beyond Burritos

by Barbara Jean Briskey  

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Health & Wellness

Letting Go

by Cait Johnson  

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Featured Community Businesses

Your image is our passion. Let us turn your head with an exciting new cut and style. Convenient "headquarters" with easy parking. Hudson Valley Magazine voted us best in the Hudson Valley. Kelly & Sean Hoolihan.

4 N Manheim Blvd, New Paltz
845-255-3355

Unusual and surprising gifts. Useful objects for every room in your home. Well designed, functional, and decorative items. Modern baby gifts. Remarkable jewelry. Visit and visualize our offerings in your life.

67 Main St, New Paltz
845-255-6862

Safe, Clean, Quiet Environment featuring Express Laundry Machines.

Convenient location in the Middle of the Village behind Starbucks®.

5A Plattekill Ave, New Paltz
845-943-8814

Your favorite new kids' shoe store with a vast selection of Stride-Rite, Keen, Merrell, Ugg, plus many other great brands. Next to Pegasus Outlet.

27 N. Chestnut St, New Paltz
845-256-0788

Tailoring, leather cleaning, wedding gowns cleaned and preserved, wash and fold service. Fine alterations by Italian-trained seamstress. M-F 8-6, Sat 9-4. New owners, Paul & Gina Hansut.

50 Vineyard Ave, Highland
845-691-6183

Our agency works with you to manage the risks of everyday life, recover from unexpected events, and realize your dreams by developing a personalized portfolio of insurance and financial services products.

3669 Route 9W, Highland
845-691-6123

Beautiful grounds & panoramic view of mountains & Mohonk Tower provide backdrop for this contemporary bed & breakfast. Lounge in our outdoor pool in summer, hot tub, or by the fireside. Play pool or a variety of lawn games. Wonderful hiking, biking, climbing, golf, cross-country skiing, antiquing within minutes. Central air. Smoke-free environment. Full breakfast with home-baked goods.

New Paltz
845-255-6144

Woodland Pond provides distinctive retirement living in a spectacular 83 acre setting.  Indoor pool, superb dining and much more. Cottages and one and two bedroom apartments, assisted living, memory care, skilled nursing, and rehab.

New Paltz
845-256-5520

Horseback riding for all ages! On 117 acres. Beautiful trails. Excellent horses. Birthday parties and other celebrations. Gift certificates available. Celebrating 50 years!

Route 302, Bullville
845-361-1429

Buy your holiday and house-warming gifts at this Juried Art Show and Reception

Thursday, September 4th, 6-9pm, $45 admission. 

Wiltwyck Golf Club

404 Steward Lane, Kingston

Great Food, Great Music, Good Times. Family owned and operated since 2005. We are a scratch kitchen; all our dishes are made to order with fresh ingredients. Live music and dancing weekly. See our website for details. Closed Mondays. Open Tue-Sat 11:30am - 9pm. Sunday: breakfast served all day from 9am.

12 Stone Dock Rd, High Falls
845-687-2669

Do you have irreplaceable home movies, pictures or slides taking up a lot of room? Save space: Put those old home movies (8mm, etc), slides, photographs, videos on DVDs that you can watch anytime. Easy to store, easy to find. Need great gifts? We can replicate your DVDs for family and friends All work performed on premises. Local references. Reasonable prices. Fast turn-around.

Rock Cut Rd, Walden
845-566-6897

Family owned and operated in the heart of New Paltz. Imported meats & cheeses, catering, prepared foods, gourmet coffees, hot breakfast, specialty sandwiches, house-made bread & Gluten Free breads. Indoor & outdoor seating. Open Mon-Sat 9-7, Sun 9-3.


Rent from us and you'll be out over the Hudson River without using any roads or sidewalks. Walkway Over the Hudson is 1.28 miles long and it connects you to miles of paved and unpaved rail trails in Ulster and Dutchess counties. Enjoy the rail trails or our lovely rural roads without the hassle of lugging your bicycle. Those who are physically challenged to walk long distances can rent an electric scooter to partake of the fun on Walkway and the rail trails.

We are conveniently located with direct access to the paved Hudson Valley Rail Trail and the approach to Walkway Over The Hudson.

Bicycles are just $13.89 for the first hour. Scooters are $18.52 for the first hour. Lower rates for longer rentals. Free Parking for bike or scooter renters.


Relaxing Getaways, Small Events and Retreats. Five miles from New Paltz, this 26-room lodge is tucked away at the base of the spiracular Shawangunk Mountains' granite cliffs. Home-baked breakfast, high-speed internet. Stay with us and enjoy casual elegance and adventure. Adjacent to 26,000 acres of Minnewaska State Park and the Mohonk Park Preserve. Adventure concierge.

3116 Rte 44/55, Gardiner
845-255-1110

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