A New Paltz writer’s new novel stars a stay-at-home dad, and locals get cozy with quilt-making PLUS: Reading Room, Where in the Hudson Valley Contest, and On the Town

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Q&A with New Paltz’s Greg Olear, Author of Fathermucker

Daddy Dearest: An Ulster County writer pens a laugh-aloud novel about life as a stay-at-home-dad
By Olivia J. Abel
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Reading Room: New Books by Hudson Valley Authors

Cozy up with a cuppa and a book with local flavor
By Sara Greenberg and Polly Sparling



Quilting Craze Hits the Hudson Valley

High-quality fabrics — and the joy of coming together for a common purpose — have helped quilting’s popularity to soar
By Lisa Iannucci



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Where in the Hudson Valley Contest: Mine Hole Connected to Underground Railroad and Fool’s Gold

Passage to the past: do you know where in the Hudson Valley this is located?
By Sara Greenberg
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Event and Party Photos: On the Town (December 2011)

See who’s been out on the town in the Hudson Valley in our December 2011 gallery of party pictures and event photos




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