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.
Sights And Scenes From The 2017 Hudson River Craft Beer Festival
The fifth annual Hudson River Craft Beer Festival took place Saturday in Beacon and thousands showed to enjoy the tasty craft beers/ciders, delicious food and beautiful weather.
Jolt Cola Is Returning To Hudson Valley Store Shelves
Jolt Cola is making a return to Hudson Valley store shelves but you'll only be able to get it from just one location.
Top Five 1980s Slang Words That The Hudson Valley Needs Resurrect
The 1980's were a decade of big hair and excess and some of the language used doesn't translate well into modern times. Which is exactly why we need to bring some of these amazing words back into our everyday lives.
Where In The Hudson Valley Is It Legal To Make A Left Hand Turn On Red?
Taking a left hand turn on red just feels wrong. But there is at least one place in the Hudson Valley where it's completely legal.
Popular Hudson Valley Farm Market To Become Luxury Apartments
The original structures on the property date back to the 1840s and developers will now be turning the old Lewis Country Farms in LaGrannge into a series of luxury apartments.
Bannerman Castle Will Continue Movie Series On The Island With Another Classic
With the first ever movie screening at Bannerman Castle in the books, its time to do it again.
Would You Ride Your Bike Over This Hudson Valley Bridge?
The Walkway Over The Hudson is the ideal place to cross the Hudson River, but what if you had to pedal your way across the Kingston-Rhinecliff Bridge?
Fall Sunrise Stroll To Take Place On The Walkway Over The Hudson
If you missed the September Moon Walk on the Walkway Over The Hudson, perhaps you'd prefer something a little earlier in the day.
Hudson Valley Study Claims Marijuana ‘Not A Gateway Drug’
An article released by the Benjamin Center for Public Policy Initiatives at SUNY New Paltz makes the argument that marijuana is not, in fact a gateway to harder drug use.
The Hudson Valley Celebrates National Cheese Pizza Day
The first day back after a long weekend can be rough. If you don't feel like cooking dinner tonight, don't worry. It's National Cheese Pizza Day so stop by your favorite pizza joint on the way home and pick up a pie.