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Object of Desire: The New Sawkille Desk, Handmade in the Hudson Valley

From Sawkille Co., master furniture makers based in Rhinebeck, NY: the company’s newest, delicately detailed desk. ”I think that this time is informing everybody and every industry,” says founder and owner Jonah Meyer. “As a designer, it is the time to also understand simple things. People are spending a lot of time at home and have given up their workplaces/spaces—for some, permanently. Now felt like the time to design a desk.” Here’s a look: Above: The Sawkille Desk is available in American b...
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Andrew Yang formally announces New York City mayoral run in new video

New York City mayoral candidate Andrew Yang Justin Sullivan/Getty Images Andrew Yang formally announced his candidacy for New York City mayor in a video posted online Wednesday night. Andrew Yang is officially in for the New York City mayoral race. The former presidential hopeful and entrepreneur is proposing a "people's bank" and a nascent basic income program. Yang enters a sprawling field as the 10th major candidate in the Democratic primary alone, carrying more name recognition than any...
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Read this charming sci-fi short story about love, radio waves, and David Bowie

To mark the anniversary of David Bowie's birth and death last week, author and activist Sam J Miller wrote a new short story for Tor.com titled "Let The Children Boogie." Set in the Hudson Valley in 1991, the story follows two queer teenagers named Laurie and Fell as they discover each other, and rock & roll, and a strange message broadcast over radio waves that may or may not come from the future. — Read the rest
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12 unique Airbnb escapes in New York's Hudson Valley

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Airbnb As the pandemic continues, many New Yorkers are seeking a weekend getaway to enjoy nature and escape the city.Airbnb private vacation rentals are ideal for such a trip because they remove interactions with other guests and hotel staff.We found top-rated cabins, cottages, and barns, and highlighted current COVID-19 policies for each.Our picks are found in places like Beacon, Hudson, and Rhine...
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Remodelista Greatest Hits 2020: At Home in Upstate, New York, with Amanda Pays and Corbin Bernsen

We’ve been following Amanda Pays and Corbin Bernsen for years as they leapfrogged around LA. Amanda is an actress-turned-interior designer who has been on a decades-long house-flipping tear. Her style is pleasingly simple, sustainable (since before it was a buzzword), and thrifty: see, for instance, Backyard Bunkhouse and 11 Money-Saving Strategies from a Hollywood House Flipper. Her partner in the overhauling business is her husband: they’ve lived in 25 places in their 31 years of marriage (alo...
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COVID-19: Healthcare Network In Area May Have Fraudulently Obtained Vaccine, State Says

An investigation is underway into allegations that a Hudson Valley healthcare provider may have fraudulently obtained COVID-19 vaccines...
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The good, bad and ugly of owning a historic home amid the pandemic

What homes are optimal for living and working through stay-at-home orders and social distancing? It may depend on lifestyle and what a buyer is willing to put up with.
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SPC MD 1855

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How to make your work conversations more productive and vulnerable so that you can foster connection, according to an expert

Clarifying the meaning of key words or terms helps employees understand how to handle or approach different kinds of conversations. Klaus Vedfelt/Getty Images Fred Dust was a senior partner and global managing director at international design firm IDEO and is currently the senior design advisor to the Rockefeller Foundation. The following is an excerpt from his new book, "Making Conversation: Seven Essential Elements of Meaningful Conversation." In it, he explains why the inexactness in l...
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Salt Hotels' David Bowd on why hotels were a summer getaway for the drive market

Established in 2014, boutique hospitality group Salt Hotels is known for its design-led portfolio of independent properties, which include the Asbury and Asbury Ocean Club in Asbury Park, N.J., and the Salt House Inn and Eben House in Provincetown, on Cape Cod in Massachusetts. This spring, the company plans to debut the Hutton Brickyards in Kingston, N.Y. Spanning 73 acres, the Hudson Valley property will feature 31 cabins and suites, expansive outdoor and indoor event space and access t...
Tags: Travel, Massachusetts, Kingston, Cape Cod, Hudson Valley, Asbury Park, Provincetown, Asbury, David Bowd, Hutton Brickyards, Asbury Ocean Club, Eben House, Christina Jelski


Navigating Market Extremes

Bess Freedman Vitals: Brown Harris Stevens Years in business: 147 Size: 55 offices, 2,500 agents Regions served: New York City; Hudson Valley, N.Y.; Fairfield County, Conn.; Palm Beach and Miami, Fla. 2019 sales volume: $9.3 billion 2019 transactions: 5,937 www.bhsusa.com Bess Freedman, CEO of Brown Harris Stevens, began her career as an attorney, but when she started a family, she transitioned to real estate, covering the Manhattan market. Freedman had great success as an agent for about seven...
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First-term Democratic Rep. Antonio Delgado defeats Republican Kyle Van De Water to win reelection in New York's 19th Congressional District

  The first-term Democratic Rep. Antonio Delgado has won reelection against the Republican Kyle Van De Water in New York's 19th Congressional District, according to Decision Desk HQ.  New York's 19th District is located in the Catskill Mountains and mid-Hudson Valley regions. The district is one of 30 in the US that voted for Donald Trump in 2016 but are currently represented by Democrats. See the live coverage and full results from all US House elections. Visit Business Insider's homepage for ...
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The best farm stay vacations in the US

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Cape Resorts As travelers prioritize social distancing due to COVID-19, farm stay vacations are gaining popularity.Working farms provide an easy way to connect with nature, complete with fresh air, wide-open spaces, and plenty of solitude.Overnight visitors can take part in simple activities from gathering eggs to picking ripe fruit. We've compiled a wide variety of vacation rentals and hotels on f...
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RESULTS: First-term Democratic Rep. Antonio Delgado looks to defend his seat against Republican Kyle Van De Water in New York's 19th Congressional District

  First-term Rep. Antonio Delgado will face Kyle Van De Water in New York's 19th Congressional District. New York's 19th Congressional District is located in the Catskill Mountains and mid-Hudson Valley regions. The district is one of 30 in the US which voted for President Donald Trump in 2016 but is currently represented by a Democrat. Polls started closing at 9 p.m. local time on Tuesday. See the live coverage and full results from all US House elections. The race will be called as soon as th...
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LIVE RESULTS: First-term Democratic Rep. Antonio Delgado looks to defend his seat against Republican Kyle Van De Water in New York's 19th Congressional District

  First-term Rep. Antonio Delgado will face Kyle Van De Water in New York's 19th Congressional District. New York's 19th Congressional District is located in the Catskill Mountains and mid-Hudson Valley regions. The district is one of 30 in the US which voted for President Donald Trump in 2016 but is currently represented by a Democrat. Polls started closing at 9 p.m. local time on Tuesday. See the live coverage and full results from all US House elections. Visit Business Insider's homepage for...
Tags: Politics, New York, US, Trends, Live, Hillary Clinton, House, Donald Trump, US Army, Broome, Trump, Election 2020, Poughkeepsie, Catskill Mountains, Sullivan, Hudson Valley


First-term Democratic Rep. Antonio Delgado looks to defend his seat against Republican Kyle Van De Water in New York's 19th Congressional District

  First-term Rep. Antonio Delgado will face Kyle Van De Water in New York's 19th Congressional District. New York's 19th Congressional District is located in the Catskill Mountains and mid-Hudson Valley regions. The district is one of 30 in the US which voted for President Donald Trump in 2016 but is currently represented by a Democrat. See the live coverage and full results from all US House elections. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. First-term Rep. Antonio Delgado looks to...
Tags: Politics, New York, US, Trends, Hillary Clinton, House, Donald Trump, US Army, Broome, Trump, Election 2020, Poughkeepsie, Catskill Mountains, Sullivan, Hudson Valley, Delgado


The best Airbnbs with pools in the US

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Airbnb Due to COVID-19, not everyone feels comfortable diving into a shared hotel or local pool.Those without their own pools can book an Airbnb getaway to lounge poolside instead.While cold weather might be just around the corner, plenty of these rentals are in places that stay warm all year, others include heated pools, and some are so good you just might want to book them now for next summer.We ...
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A Moveable Feast: The Wanda Dinner Party Box from a UK Entertaining Guru

“The qualities of a good night are warmth, charm, shared conversation and generosity of spirit—all sloshed down with a gin martini. Wouldn’t you agree?” That’s “Wanda” speaking, the fictional hostess who inspired Natalie Jones, the owner of design shop Caro in Bruton, Somerset, in the UK, to launch her experiential dinner-party-in-a-box. Each Wanda Box is curated according to a monthly theme to “transform your evenings at home into something distinct and otherworldly,” according to Natalie. “The...
Tags: Accessories, Books, UK, Mexico, United Kingdom, Crete, Tabletop, Caro, Hudson Valley, Natalie, Bruton Somerset, Natalie Jones, Wanda Box, Marianna Leivaditaki


Mindforce – “Reign Of Terror”

Earlier this year, Hudson Valley hardcore heroes Mindforce came out with Swingin Swords, Choppin Lords, an absolute nut-crusher of a four-song EP. Swingin Swords, Choppin Lords remains one of the best, most potent hardcore records of 2020, and today, Mindforce have followed it up with a new track called "Reign Of Terror," released … More »
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12 affordable Airbnb cabins in the Catskills you can book for under $200 a night

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Airbnb Although the novel coronavirus continues to spread across the US, some travelers are looking to escape to vacation rentals away from the crowded city.According to experts, Airbnb is a great option for travelers since it offers the option to book a private home and removes interactions with other guests, which promotes social distancing. New York's Catskills are an ideal getaway in every seas...
Tags: Travel, Reviews, New York, Cdc, New York City, US, Trends, Features, Netflix, Airbnb, Catskills, Hudson, Ghent, Hudson Valley, Woodside, Woodland


New Leaf Updated Voting Thread for November • If Books Could Kill, Thrilling Stories

Apologies for messing up the first of these polls. I was rushed, and had too many interruptions. And not even @issybird had the power to fix it, so we're trying again... It's time to select the book that the New Leaf Book Club will read in November, 2020. The theme is If Books Could Kill, Thrilling Stories We love new participants. We're happy for you to vote, but in the interest of a vibrant conversation, we'd like to request that you please not vote unless you plan to join...
Tags: Amazon, Books, UK, New York, London, Massachusetts, US, Canada, Britain, Oxford, Book Clubs, James Bond, Ian Fleming, South London, Jamaica, Cia


New Leaf Vote for November • If Books Could Kill, Thrilling Stories

It's time to select the book that the New Leaf Book Club will read in November, 2020. The theme is If Books Could Kill, Thrilling Stories We love new participants. We're happy for you to vote, but in the interest of a vibrant conversation, we'd like to request that you please not vote unless you plan to join the discussion whatever the selection. :) So if you haven't posted in a book club thread yet, do please say a quick hello here or in the Welcome thread. This is a poll...
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Donald Trump's golf courses have lost over $300 million since 2000 — Here's an inside look at each one of them

Donald Trump stands on the 14th fairway during a pro-am round of the AT&T National golf tournament at Congressional Country Club in Bethesda, Md. Patrick Semansky/AP President Donald Trump owns 15 golf courses across the US (11 golf courses), Europe (three golf courses), and the Middle East (one golf course) — and an additional three that are still under construction. Trump's golf courses have been thrown into the spotlight after a New York Times investigation found that they've been losin...
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How the pandemic made summer 2020 the summer of hotel buyouts for wealthy travelers

Cape Arundel Inn All-property buyouts, where one family or group rents out every single room, gained new urgency — and appeal — during the pandemic-constrained summer season. From inns on the coast of Maine to island resorts, buyouts presented an appealing option to travelers looking to minimize their exposure to others. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories.  It was only supposed to be a week-long trip away from New York City for Dan Bassichis.In mid-March, the divorced priv...
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New York's transit system is in a financial crisis — but saving it is vital to the US economy, experts say

Experts say the consequences of a meltdown at the MTA could spread far beyond the New York metro area. Erik McGregor/LightRocket via Getty Images New York's transit agency, the Metropolitan Transportation Authority, says it needs $12 billion in emergency federal aid to fund itself through 2021.  Subways and buses are vital to New York's $1.8 trillion economy — if the transit network fails, the entire region could suffer. But that's not all. Experts, activists, and transit officials warn th...
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9 affordable hotel buyouts for families and groups quarantining together, all starting under $250 per room per night

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Plunge Beach Hotel In response to COVID-19, many hotels are offering full-floor and entire property buyouts for travelers who don't want to encounter other guests.However, experts say the benefits are negligible for floor buyouts and that whole-property rentals are the way to go.Previously reserved for the uber-wealthy, many buyout deals are surprisingly affordable when split between families or gr...
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14 unique Airbnb escapes in New York's Hudson Valley

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Airbnb As New York continues phased reopenings following the novel coronavirus, many city dwellers are seeking a weekend getaway to enjoy nature, escape the crowds, and savor fall foliage.Airbnb private vacation rentals are ideal for such a trip because they remove interactions with other guests, which promotes social distancing.We combed Airbnb for cozy listings in New York's Hudson Valley to incl...
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First-term Rep. Antonio Delgado looks to defend his seat against Kyle Van De Water in New York's 19th Congressional District

Rep. Antonio Delgado talks with a teen boy while campaigning, Saturday, Oct. 13, 2013 in Schodack Landing, N.Y. Delgado defeated Republican U.S. Rep. John Faso for the District 19 seat. Mary Esch/AP First-term Rep. Antonio Delgado will face Kyle Van De Water in New York's 19th congressional district. New York's 19th congressional district is located in the Catskill Mountains and mid-Hudson Valley regions. The district is one of thirty in the United States which voted for President Donald T...
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flour plus joy!

flour plus joy! Submitted by flourplusjoy on August 28, 2020 - 12:00pm. Hello!  I am so pleased to introduce myself!  I have been browsing these forums for quite a while, but finally had a question I needed to ask to fellow baking enthusiasts!  So here I am!I live in New York's Hudson Valley, and I have been baking for my family for years -- mostly muffins, scones, pastries, and other goodies, which I share liberally with friends and family.  During our isolation this winter, I vent...
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4 safer travel ideas based on expert advice — public charters over commercial flights, private home rentals over crowded resorts, and much more

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Dean Mitchell / Getty Images As states continue reopening, Americans are tentatively returning to travel, even as the pandemic continues. To prioritize safety, travelers are likely to choose regional domestic destinations, ground transportation, and private lodging options like home vacation rentals over far-flung international hotel trips.For inspiration, we've provided ideas for safer alternative...
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