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,…

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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…

Hundreds of Volunteers Build Playground in 5 Days

New Paltz’s community playground was in a state of disrepair. The Hasbrouck Park Playground, located near the center of the village of 7,000, was constructed 24 years ago, and the wooden structures were beginning to splinter. “It actually became a safety hazard,” said village Trustee Michele Zipp. “A lot of the poles were splintering off…

Big News for The Other Hudson Valley!

It’s been two-and-a-half years since I re-started The Other Hudson Valley. I’ve seen it grow, attracting a larger readership, delving into a greater variety of issues, and becoming established as an independent local news source. And now, it’s certifiable. I’m proud to announce The Other Hudson Valley has been accepted as a member of the…