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Many of those attending and being honored during Sunday's Grammy Awards ceremony have strong ties to the Hudson Valley.
Here are five regional reasons to watch the broadcast, which will air starting at 8 p.m. on CBS:
1. Taylor Swift's performance: In her first Grammy Awards appearance since her summer romance with Bedford resident Conor Kennedy, which version of Swift will we see? The...Read more »
Bald eagles are soaring over the Hudson, and Teatown Lake Reservation is throwing a party. Featuring events for all ages and special eagle-viewing stations along the river, the nonprofit nature preserve will host its 8th annual EagleFest at Croton Point Park on Sunday, Feb. 10. The event was originally scheduled for Saturday but pushed back a day due to the incoming snow.
From 9 a.m. to 4...Read more »
Daughtry and 3 Doors Down, bands that have each sold more than 6 million albums, are all set to rock the house tonight at the Mid-Hudson Civic Center in Poughkeepsie.
The 3,050-seat venue will serve as a one-night "Home" for Daughtry, whose other hits include "What I Want" and "It's Not Over."
The band is fronted by former "American Idol" contestant...Read more »
The Nyack Village Theatre will host four evenings of original sketch comedy on love gone wrong when the Antics Roadshow returns to perform a newly scripted Valentine’s Extravaganza from Feb. 8 through 16.
The Valentine’s Extravaganza marks the troupe’s fifth performance at the 49-seat black box theater since its production company — Ship of Fools — took up office space and established itself...Read more »
The Paramount Center for the Arts in Peekskill might get a boost from a neighbor 17 miles south on Route 9: Tarrytown Music Hall.
According to a Peekskill city statement issued Tuesday morning, the Music Hall's executives are among three groups to submit plans to lease, operate and manage the Peekskill theater, which suspended operations Oct. 4.
The other two groups vying to take over...Read more »
Jenny Rosenstrach, a Westchester County mom of two, published a cookbook/memoir in June. “Dinner: A Love Story,” originally a blog about the dinner she prepared nightly for her family, chronicles the meals that she made during the past 14 years. She’ll lead the first meeting in a new monthly series -- Cookbook Club -- at the Stone Barns Center for Food & Agriculture in Pocantico Hills at 6 p.m....Read more »
Beyoncé's Super Bowl halftime show earned mostly rave reviews from Hudson Valley celebrities on Twitter.
The 16-time Grammy Award winner, who owns a home in Scarsdale with husband Jay-Z, sang a 15-minute medley of her hits, including "Halo," "Single Ladies" and "Independent Women," sharing the stage at times with her former girl group, Destiny's Child.
The...Read more »
The Voracious Reader, an independent children’s bookshop in Larchmont, will overflow with adoring fans when Dame Julie Andrews and her daughter, Emma Walton Hamilton, visit for a book signing of “The Very Fairy Princess Follows Her Heart” tonight.
“We sold out in less than 24 hours after I put it up on Facebook,” said Francine Lucidon, the shop’s owner. She anticipates a crowd of up to 500...Read more »
Super Bowl XLVII airs tonight, featuring a faceoff between the Baltimore Ravens and the San Francisco 49ers. It’s a heavily anticipated matchup, especially since brothers John and Jim Harbaugh coach the Ravens and 49ers, respectively, the first time two siblings have coached against each other in the Super Bowl. And local football fans will be cheering on Ravens' running back Ray Rice, who attended...Read more »
Foodies favoring locally sourced products from the Hudson Valley will gather for talk, entertainment and tastings during a Locavore Weekend event through Sunday at the Mohonk Mountain House in New Paltz.
The Victorian castle retreat overlooking the Shawangunk Ridge will feature demonstrations by the venue’s executive chef Jim Palmeri and “Hell’s Kitchen” Season 10 runner-up Justin Antiorio,...Read more »