Sinterklaas will arrive in Rhinebeck on Saturday, December 6. The Starlight Parade begins at 6 p.m. (Courtesy of Sinterklaas | Mark Fuerst)

Sinterklaas comes to Rhinebeck

After departing from Kingston a week before, Sinterklaas will arrive in Rhinebeck on Saturday, December 6, where the nondenominational celebration of children and community resumes. The events begin at 10 a.m. at the…

The house, believed to have been built in the 1750s, was gifted to General Montgomery and his wife, Janet Livingston, by Livingston’s grandfather, judge Henry Beekman,

Rare Open House at Rhinebeck’s restored Montgomery House

On Sunday, November 16, for the first time in more than 25 years, the entire first floor of the historic General Richard and Janet Livingston Montgomery House will be open to the public. The house is…

Sharon Gannon in the kitchen (photo by Will Dendis)

Yogini/restaurateur brings new vegan cookbook to Woodstock

For many people, “vegan” is a scary word. Even to the most dedicated vegetarians, the thought of making good food without any animal products can seem daunting. For Sharon Gannon, however, there’s nothing…

Inside John Doe Records

Meet John Doe: Hudson’s mysterious “Record Shopppe”

“Is this the same place?” is a question that John Doe Records owner Dan Seward gets a lot. Though he has been in the business of record retail for almost 20 years, Seward…

Gayle Beatty-wide

Bigfoot Researchers of the Hudson Valley

Imagine that you’re walking in the woods when suddenly you’re overcome by a skunky, sewery smell. Could it be your companion? Or could it be…Bigfoot? The legendary creature might not be your first…

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