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.
Guilty Plea Announced In The Graswald Kayak Homicide
The District Attorney's office in Orange County has announced a guilty plea of criminally negligent homicide in the case of Angelika Graswald. The charges are in connection with the drowning death of her finance Vincent Viafore in April of 2015.
This Is Why the Hudson Valley Is Indirectly Responsible for Hippies
A local mansion is at the center of the Hudson Valley's responsibility for furthering the 1960's psychedelic scene.
Andrew Dice Clay Set For Hudson Valley Show
Comedian and actor Andrew Dice Clay is taking his comedy show on the road this fall and that includes a stop here in the Hudson Valley.
Popular Poughkeepsie Cafe Opens New Paltz Location
What was once a sushi restaurant in New Paltz now houses a second location for the popular lunch destination, Lola's Cafe.
Hudson Valley Man Barricades Himself Inside His House
A 31 year old Hudson Valley man barricaded himself in his home Tuesday according to a press release from the City of Middletown Police Department.
Indian Point Security Guard Accused of Putting His Penis in a Coworker’s Sandwich
A former security guard at Indian Point nuclear power plant stands accused of putting his penis in a co-worker's sandwich while he worked there.
Hudson Valley Pool Team Advances To Las Vegas Finals
A local pool team is set to head to the World Pool Championships in Las Vegas after advancing to the finals at the recent Hudson Valley ADA tournament in Albany.
Popular Hudson Valley Diner Sold To New Owners
A popular local diner frequented by local residents and college students alike has been sold to new owners.
Three Hudson Valley Cities Among New York’s Worst Places to Live for 2017
Three Hudson Valley cities have ranked among the top 10 worst places to live in the state of New York for 2017.
Police: Hudson Valley Teen Sets Finger On Fire With Rubbing Alcohol
In an attempt to recreate and online stunt, a Hudson Valley teen lit his finger on fire while covered in rubbing alcohol and nearly burned his house down in the process.