What's up! I'm Val and I host the midday show here on WRRV. I began working here wayyyy back in 2005, and after a little break, i'm really glad to be back home! Pearl Jam, Shinedown, Coldplay - they top my favorites list, but these days it's all about AJR thanks to my 5 year old - the kid has a great ear for music, but I mean, are you surprised?! :)
Orange County City Noted As One of Most 20 Livable in America
Town on the rise has a nice ring to it, and we're excited that our very own Newburgh, NY recently received that title from Outside Magazine.
Fast Food & Specialty Meal Vaccination Incentive Rolled Out for NYS Inmates
A recent incentive program rolled out by the New York State Department of Corrections is offering foods like pizza and McDonald's as a reward for inmates getting the COVID-19 vaccine.
Halloween Costume Advice Needed – Toss, Trade, Try Again?
It can't just be my child, apparently sharing or recycling Halloween costumes is 'uncool' in the Hudson Valley?
Hudson Valley Animal Rescue Seeking Donations for Penny Social
Donations (of any kind) wanted for animal rescue Penny Social. Find out how you can help!
Popular Hudson Valley Pumpkin Decorating Contest Canceled for 2021
The Night of 100 Pumpkins Contest is a Halloween staple in New Paltz, but sadly, will not be happening this year.
Hudson Valley Educators – Don’t Miss Out on Free Breakfast This Week
McDonald's is lovin' educators this week, offering their Thank You Meal program for teachers, administrators, and school staff members through Friday 10/15.
Iconic Hudson Valley Children’s Playground Co-Founder Passes Away
Clare Moran, the co-founder of Julie's Jungle, an accessible playground in Dutchess County, has sadly passed away.
Town of Fishkill Announces Halloween Decoration Contest for Residents
Calling all Fishkill residents - the Town wants to see your best Halloween decorations!
Documentary Series Casting for Crazy Relationship Stories in the Hudson Valley
Seems like our wild and crazy love story tales aren't just for the pages of our journals, or the ears of our therapists anymore.
Legendary NY Yankees Pitcher Visits Popular Hudson Valley Farm
Imagine heading out with the family for a fun fall day of pumpkin and apple picking and not being able to reach an apple off the tree, and around the corner comes six foot six CC Sabathia to grab it like it's nothing.