Hudson Valley

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5 Fun Ways To See Fall Foliage In NYC

Here are five fun, original ways to take in the fall foliage in and around New York City.

10/15/2014

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New York Casino Panel Begins Deliberations On Sites

A panel tasked with reviewing applications for casino licenses in upstate New York is beginning its deliberations following three days of public hearings on the 16 different proposals.

09/25/2014

Firefighters douse blazes after a freight train loaded with oil derailed in Lac-Megantic in Canada's Quebec province on July 6, 2013.  (credit: François Laplante-Delagrave/AFP/Getty Images)

Environmental Groups Want NY To Release Information On Rail Shipments Of Crude Oil

Concern over the shipment of volatile Bakken crude oil following an explosive and deadly wreck last summer in Quebec led to a federal order in May, requiring railroads to provide information to states.

07/02/2014

Falcone (Credit: CBS 2)

Missing Police K-9 Found Safe In Hudson Valley

The K-9 is named after police officer Joe Falcone, who was killed in the line of duty in February, 2011.

06/21/2014

New Hempstead residents protest planned kosher slaughterhouse in neighboring New Square, N.Y. (Credit: CBS 2)

New Hempstead Community Protests Planned Kosher Slaughterhouse In New Square

The planned 5,000 chicken-a-day kosher slaughterhouse in New Square, N.Y. is moving closer to approval nearly five years after its predecessor was closed down by federal inspectors.

06/03/2014

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Weekend Getaway To New York’s Hudson Valley

Cold Springs, NY is the inspiration for the town of Verily in Jennifer Probst’s, “Searching for” series. Here is a weekend guide to Cold Springs written by Probst herself.

04/29/2014

The Hudson River and the Tappan Zee Bridge, as seen from Tarrytown, Feb. 26, 2014. (credit: Paul Murnane/WCBS 880)

Environmental Group Pushes For More Oil Freight Train Safety Measures

The derailment of a freight train pulling empty oil cars in upstate New York has raised concerns with environmental groups voicing opposition to the hauling of shale oil along the Hudson River.

02/26/2014

Pine Bush Central School District in Orange County is accused of ignoring alleged anti-Semitic bullying. (credit: CBS 2)

Prosecutors: Pine Bush Central S.D. Could Have Done More To Combat Anti-Semitic Harassment

The Pine Bush Central School District has been under investigation by state police and the state Division of Human Rights following a lawsuit filed by three local families who claim the school district tolerates the harassment of Jewish students.

01/25/2014

Holiday shopping back in full swing following snowstorm (Credit: CBS 2)

Shoppers Rush To Finish Gift Lists Following Snowstorm

Store owners in Westchester County and Hudson Valley said they are hurting from the lost day of holiday shopping that Saturday’s storm caused.

12/15/2013

Possible cancer cluster being investigated in Highland, N.Y. (credit: CBS 2)

Health Department Investigating Possible Hudson Valley Cancer Cluster

In all, six kids who live in the small town of Highland in Ulster County have been diagnosed with childhood cancers in the past 20 months.

10/30/2013

Leaf Peeping

Leaf Peepers Search Out Most Spectacular Views In Tri-State Area

Leaves have begun to burst with color across the Tri-State Area, and people have been out in search of the most breathtaking views.

10/15/2013

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Twenty-Five Wild Turkeys From Staten Island Headed For Hudson Valley Animal Sanctuary

The Staten Island Advance reports that the birds will be transported upstate by the same U.S. Department of Agriculture unit that rounded up some of their brethren and sent them to a slaughterhouse last month.

09/21/2013

Bannerman's Castle

Toni On! New York: A Trip Up The Hudson To Beacon

This week, WLNY’s Toni Senecal took a trip up the Hudson River to Beacon.

08/24/2013

Cicadas on a newspaper box in Fort Lee, N.J. - June 12, 2013 (credit: Evan Bindelglass / CBSNewYork)

Cicada Invasion Of 2013 Winding Down

If you feel you missed something, you’re not alone. Some regions couldn’t help but hear the 17-year cicada serenade, but others did not.

07/01/2013

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Up In The Air: 6 Great, Local Airborne Adventures

Airborne adventures aren’t for the faint of heart, of course, but there’s something special about being able to see the world from the vantage point of a bird. Read on for places that will take you up, up, up in New York City and beyond.

05/03/2013

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