Dow hits a high as Hudson Valley spirits soar
If you made a killing off the Dow's record today, here are 10 ideas on how to spend your newly earned fortune in the Hudson Valley.
Forget the MTA fare hikes. Buy a jet to commute and house it at the Westchester County Airport.
Tell your family and friends to call in sick and book every room at the Mohonk Mountain House in New Paltz for a weeklong "sick" slumber party.
Foot the bill to build the new Tappan Zee Bridge and have it named for yourself.
Buy Rye Playland from Westchester County and turn it into your dream personal playground.
Privately fund Hi Tor Animal Care Center in Pomona and save the sheltered animals of Rockland County.
Rent out the Jacob Burns Film Center and ask your favorite Hudson Valley actor or actress to watch a private screening of their most recent film. If it means you have to split up Bedford residents, Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds, so be it.
Buy the old GM plant property in Sleepy Hollow and turn it into a geese sanctuary.
Compete with soon-to-be Hastings-on-Hudson billionaire neighbor David Shaw and build a larger home than his planned $42 million mansion.
Hire the entire graduating class of the Culinary Institute of America as your private chefs entourage.
Buy the Hudson Valley Renegades minor league baseball team and put yourself on the roster as the starting shortstop.