Hudson Valley Home Stand
Westchester, Rockland and Hudson Valley have produced their share of standout athletes over the years.
While many have chosen to sit on the sidelines when it comes to social media, others have hit a home run, doing a great job of engaging with their fans or just simply entertaining their followers.
Here are Hudson Valley Home Stand’s picks for the top five Twitter accounts run by homegrown...Read more »
New Rochelle native Ray Rice stood just feet away from President Barack Obama as he congratulated the Baltimore Ravens on their Super Bowl XLVII championship on the White House's South Lawn on Wednesday. Rice, the team's Pro Bowl running back, tweeted a photo of himself at the event along along with a simple message: "Truly blessed."
At the ceremony, in which Obama was presented...Read more »
Count a few pro athletes from the Hudson Valley among those who believe Tim Pernetti, who resigned as Rutgers athletic director Friday amid a growing abuse scandal, got a raw deal.
New England Patriots defensive back Devin McCourty, a Nanuet native and former Rutgers standout, took to Twitter on Friday afternoon, writing, “So RU made Pernetti resign but they are going to keep this clown as...Read more »
Sure, you're probably well aware that Florida Gulf Coast is in the Sweet 16. But did you know Ray Rice is there, too?
The Baltimore Ravens' Pro Bowl running back and former New Rochelle High School star has advanced to the Sweet 16 in the online voting to determine who will don the cover of the Madden 25 video game when it is released in August.
In the first round, Rice cruised past...Read more »