Narcan in My Car – A Day in TOHV

I have not one, but two Narcan applicators squatting ominously in the central counsel of my banged-up Nissan. This makes me nervous. In case you’ve been living in a religious commune for the last few years, Narcan is an opioid overdose reversal drug. If someone ODs on heroin – or Oxycontin, or fentanyl, or carfentanil,…

This Week in The World

Welcome to the first-ever This Week in The World, a weekly round-up by TOHV of environmental news in the Hudson Valley and everywhere else. New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo put Climate Change center stage during his eighth annual State of The State Address last week, calling it “the transcendent threat of our times.” The “Restore…

Two Thousand Acres of New Parkland Planned in Hudson Valley

In Brief – Almost 2,000 acres will be added to state parks in the Hudson Valley under a new proposal by Gov. Andrew Cuomo. The plan, part of Cuomo’s annual State of the State proposals, would expand parks in Ulster, Dutchess, Orange, Putnam and Westchester counties. Minnewaska State Park More than 600 acres will be…

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Why The Other Hudson Valley is Completely Changing

Last week, The Other Hudson Valley was purchased by the newspaper conglomerate Digital First Media, which plans to convert it into a satellite site for its larger newspaper holdings. The Other Hudson Valley will now exclusively carry general-interest content from these other newspapers. Kidding! – just kidding. But everything is going to change, and here’s…

Sam Pratt: Dem Elections Commissioner Out After Vote

Virginia Martin will no longer be the Columbia County democratic elections commissioner after her reappointment was voted down by both Democrats and Republicans on the Columbia County Board of Supervisors last night. The vote follows November’s elections, which were marked by confusion and repeated delays in posting official vote counts. Read the full story by…