I’m Simon and I host the WRRV afternoon show weekdays 3-7. I was born and raised outside of Hartford and moved to Poughkeepsie to go to Marist. After that, I started a band and got a job here at station. Things I'm into: Festivals, drum solos and grilled cheese. Things I'm not into: Polka, close talkers and burnt grilled cheese. Top 3 music fests to look forward to every year: Mountain Jam, Gathering of the Vibes and Bonnaroo. Sports teams: Bears, Red Sox, Golden State Warriors. My favorite parts of working at WRRV? Artist interviews, concerts, backstage passes and of course free pizza.
Hudson Valley Woman Stuffs Cart With $1,200 In Groceries
A Hudson Valley woman stuffed more than $1,200 in groceries in her shopping cart Wednesday.
Mountain Jam Pre-Sale Begins This Week
It's never too early to start thinking about the next edition of Mountain Jam. The pre-sale officially begins this week, just in time to make a great gift for the holidays.
NFL Commissioner Gives Hudson Valley Man Superbowl Tickets
A lower Hudson Valley firefighter who is fighting brain cancer was hand delivered tickets to the Superbowl by NFL commissioner Roger Goodell on Sunday.
Hudson Valley Casting Call For Newburgh/Beacon Area
An open casting call via the Hudson Valley Film Commission seeks actors and actresses for work beginning Monday of this week.
Poughkeepsie Red Robin Open For Business
News that Red Robin in Poughkeepsie had issues with an exhaust fan caused some confusion in the Hudson Valley this week. The exhaust fan in their kitchen did malfunction Sunday, but the issue was resolved within 24 hours.
Are New York’s Cashless Tolls Ripping You Off?
Have you had any issues with New York's cashless tolls? The system was designed to make things more simple, but for some motorists, it's had the opposite effect.
Dollar Menu To Return To Hudson Valley McDonald’s
If you've been losing sleep over the fact McDonald's got rid of the dollar menu, relief is near. It's set to return to Hudson Valley McDonald's and beyond early in 2018, with a twist.
Hudson Valley Renegades Debut New Logos For 25th Season
The Hudson Valley Renegades will be heading into their 25th season with a fresh new look.
Mohonk Mountain House To Offer Free Access During Community Week
Week-long access to Mohonk Mountain House and grounds is free for Hudson Valley residents, but you'll need to know what to say when you get there.
Former Wrestling Superstar Mick Foley Set For Poughkeepsie Comedy Show
He's best known for his time in the wrestling ring, but Mick Foley has reinvented himself as an author and now comedian/spoken word artist. He's just announced a show at Poughkeepsie's Laugh It Up Comedy Club.