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Don’t Mock Jared Kushner for Identifying as a Woman

JARED KUSHNER was the subject of much mockery in the media yesterday, due to the discovery that he checked the box that says “female“ on her voter registration form. I say if Kushner wants to identify as a woman, then all power to her, and we should respect her wishes.            

When Will Hudson Take a Bite Out of Crime?

ONCE AGAIN HUDSON POLICE CHIEF L. Edward Moore stood before a group of citizens and asked for patience as police continue their investigation into seven shootings in the city over the past four months, including one where a man was killed in August. Moore’s appeal came at a monthly meeting of the Police Committee of the Hudson Common…

Natalia Zukerman, Taylor Mali, Everton Sylvester Headline Fall 2017 ‘Rogovoy Salon’ Series at Helsinki Hudson

(HUDSON, N.Y.) – Singer-songwriter Natalia Zukerman (October 22), slam poet Taylor Mali (November 12), and funk poet Everton Sylvester (December 3) will headline the fall 2017 season of the monthly “Rogovoy Salon” music, literary, and art series curated and hosted by music journalist Seth Rogovoy at Club Helsinki Hudson. After a successful summer of concerts…

Silk Road Ensemble, David Krakauer, Marc Ribot Headline NYC Benefit Concert for Free Speech

(NEW YORK CITY) – Abraham Inc., the superstar Yiddish-funk group featuring world-renowned clarinetist David Krakauer, hip-hop renegade Socalled, and funk genius Fred Wesley, headlines an all-star lineup, including guitarist Marc Ribot and members of the Silk Road Ensemble, in a concert to benefit the NYCLU/ACLU at Symphony Space in Manhattan on Sunday, September 24, at…

HudsonValleyWeekend Cultural Preview, August 23-27, 2017

A highly selective preview of cultural events taking place this weekend in the greater Hudson, N.Y., region, including club-inspired modern dance; brassy soul from the West Coast; photography and multimedia art; and more.     EPHRAT ASHERIE DANCE BRINGS CUTTING-EDGE STREET DANCE to PS21 (CHATHAM, N.Y.) – Ephrat Asherie Dance brings its blend of street and…

Cuomo Awards $10 Million to City of Hudson

by Seth Rogovoy (HUDSON, N.Y., August 1, 2017) – The city of Hudson is one of 10 winners in a statewide competition for $10 million downtown revitalization grants, Gov. Andrew Cuomo told a packed house at Hudson Hall this afternoon. Cuomo credited the city’s own proven commitment to revitalization efforts as an essential qualification for…