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.
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.
Breaking: Major Explosion, 11 Injuries Reported in New Windsor
A major explosion rocked New Windsor this morning. The incident took place at Verla Cosmetics Factory at 463 Temple Hill Road.
Hudson Valley On The Move For Thanksgiving
Will you be traveling this Thanksgiving? It's expected to be the busiest holiday weekend in terms of travel in more than a decade so Hudson Valley travelers should be ready to sit in some traffic.
Bob Marley Performed Poughkeepsie Gig
Bob Marley played a show in the Hudson Valley on June 12th, 1978 and there's audio from his soundcheck to prove it.
Titanic To Return To Hudson Valley Movie Theaters
The classic Jim Cameron film Titanic will return to theaters December 1st to mark its 20th anniversary. The exclusive partnership with AMC theaters means just two Hudson Valley theaters will be showing this limited engagement.
Governor Cuomo Signs Legislation In Support Of Veterans
Governor Cuomo signed five pieces of legislation on Saturday designed to help New York veterans. According to a press release, that includes an order that adds PTSD to the list of qualifying conditions to receive medical marijuana.
Rosie O’Donnell To Sell Lower Hudson Valley Homes
Longtime Hudson Valley resident Rosie O'Donnell is moving on, putting her local homes on the market.