A quick autumn Sunday hike

I had only a few hours to run up to New Paltz this past Sunday, but with leaves in the Hudson Valley region at their peak right now, it was a few hours I was happy to spend considering the trade-off of miserable Sunday night traffic coming home on the Thruway. Clearly I was late arriving to a party everyone …

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Vote: Minnewaska photo featured by I Love NY

My photos of the Peter’s Kill flowing below Awosting Falls at Minnewaska State Park Preserve is currently a contender in this week’s I Love NY Instagram fan photo contest! Do me a favor and click here and like my photo (if you like it!). Voting ends Friday when the winner will be announced. Earlier this week I scored my first …

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Foggy autumn day at Minnewaska

I had a really nice day exploring some new areas of Minnewaska on Saturday, Oct. 5, with the autumn foliage just about peaking in the area. The Park Preserve office offered a guided hike at 10 a.m., which was great but spoiled a bit due to the heavy fog in the mountains. The hike, which was promoted as being “two …

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Army-BC game suspended due to shutdown

Update Oct. 3: Both games are back on schedule to be played. According to CNN, the Department of Defense has officially suspended¬†all intercollegiate athletic competitions at service academies — Army, Navy, Air Force, Coast Guard — due to Monday’s government shutdown. Although it’s not 100 percent certain that Army’s road game at Boston College will be postponed or canceled yet, …

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