Mid Hudson Suspension Bridge
With its gold-embossed New York State seal, engravings of the first proposed Hudson River crossing and the one constructed, the hand-colored invitation shown below, reads: "The Governor of New York Cordially invites Mr. John F. Wadlin to witness the ceremonies incident to the opening of the Mid Hudson Bridge at Poughkeepsie, New York on Monday the twenty-fifth of August nineteen hundred and thirty between four and five o‘clock p.m. (daylight saving time) at the Poughkeepsie Entrance (foot of Union Street)" John F. Wadlin was the then supervisor of the Town of Lloyd, and was one of Ulster County’s representatives at
The rejuvenation undergone by the city of Hudson over the past decade or two has mostly taken the form of antique shops, start-up companies, and local eateries. These thriving establishments stand in contrast to the remaining boarded-up windows and derelict housing that flank the ever gentrifying Warren street.
The faces may be familiar, but seeing them through these photographs
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You're invited to enjoy our hospitality, fine food, and free WiFi. From appetizers to entrees (chicken, meat, seafood), and from pasta specialties to wraps, our extensive menu will delight you, and our desserts will speak for themselves: Tiramisu, Cheesecake, Tartufo, Cannoli. Soda Fountain. Espresso & Cappucino
80 Vineyard Ave, Highland
Featuring expressive fine art landscape photography of the Shawangunk Ridge and Mohonk by G. Steve Jordan.
Water Street Market
10 Main St, New Paltz
Traditional Artisan Baking. All butter crust pies, local apples, the finest ingredients. Luscious Cream Puffs, Chocolate Chubbies, Scones and Muffins made fresh daily. Winner "Best Desserts" Hudson Valley Magazine. Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner.
10 Plattekill Ave, New Paltz
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
Handmade clothing, one of a kind.
View the Hudson Valley from 13,000 feet! Our skydiving school offers state of the art aircraft and instruction. We're open seven days a week during the good weather, and weekends in Nov & Dec weather permitting.
Gardiner Airport, Gardiner
845-255-4033 or 845-255-9538
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Rhinebeck: 56 E. Market St., 845-876-4922, fax 845-876-3801
New Paltz: 188 Main St., 845-255-5533
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
From a small affair or backyard pig roast to a large corporate event or wedding, our trained professional staff serves the Hudson Valley and beyond. Our fleet of cookers (including The Holstein-Maxi Chicken- Beef & Rib cooker) can roast 12 pigs, and countless tender beer can chickens in record time, all while grilling numerous burgers, hot dogs & more!! We accommodate large corporate events, weddings, fund-raisers, family functions, retreats, and reunions. Our catering menu offers a large variety of choices for off premise functions from a simple birthday party, graduations, anniversary parties and large group picnics. Remember, you can also order trays of food for pick up or delivery to your location. See website for menu ideas and other information, or call us! 845-691-7257
99 Vineyard Ave, Highland
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 location, but 11 years serving Highland clients. Free on-street parking. Tina and Tony Guerriero.
50 Vineyard Ave, Highland
100+ TV channels, free wireless internet, fitness area, pool table, and guest laundry. Free "Super Start Breakfast." Handicap accessible rooms available. 1/4 mile to NYS Thruway. Closest hotel to the village.
7 Terwilliger Lane, New Paltz
845-255-8865 or 800-800-8000
We make the old look new! Tile and grout stains and discolorations plaguing you? Call us. Tile and grout cleaning and sealing, and grout color sealing all done with low VOC products. We also provide “zero-dust” hard wood floor maintenance and carpet cleaning. Three average size rooms of carpet cleaning for only $99. Clean is so refreshing! And, it’s easier to maintain. Free estimates. Local references available.
Explore history in Columbia County’s gateway to heritage tourism. Take a walking tour of 26 historic homes and sites, hike the Dutch Heritage Trail, visit the home and burial site of Martin Van Buren, discover fun for all ages. For directions and events visit
Town of Lloyd (Highland) has $$$ to lend for new and existing businesses in the township. Low interest. Also, smaller loans with quick paperwork for facade improvements that conform to town's design standards. Call now for more information & loan forms.
12 Church St., Highland