New Jazz Radio Station On the Air

In our Middletown area you're going to find this new station right down at the beginning of the FM radio dial at 88.1.   It has great call letters for its jazz music format, WJZZ. In other areas of the Hudson Valley from Ulster, Dutchess, Southern Orange and Pike … [Read more...]

Middletown’s 155th Fire Department Parade

The gray skies and rain cleared letting the participants in the 155th Middletown Fire Department Parade put on happy faces for what turned out to be a very successful event. All eyes were on the 5th Division in the Parade.   The Marshall for the Division being … [Read more...]

Walkway Over The Hudson –nice even in the winter.

If you're getting a little house or office bound and a nice day comes our way think about making a trip to the Walkway Over The Hudson.   It's less than an hour trip from the Middletown area.   You'll be treated to a relatively easy walk out onto the more than century … [Read more...]

Hundreds Enjoy Middletown Tree Lighting

It was a cold evening, but that didn't keep the children and adults from coming out to enjoy the Middletown Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony and Parade through downtown.     There were bands including the Marching Middies, and Santa arriving on a firetruck.    Check out … [Read more...]

A little bit of yesterday in downtown Middletown.

One of the most enjoyable stores you’ll have a chance to go into in the Middletown area is going to be, Any Old Thing.   You never know what you’re going to find there. I’m a boater and was amazed to find owner, Tracey Racine, standing behind a real wooden control … [Read more...]

Middletown’s Annual Firefighter’s Parade

Every Autumn Middletown comes together to thank our bravest heroes.   It’s touching that the Middletown Fire Parade still marches through the town with shiny trucks, dress uniforms, and honored members.  Grand Marshall, John Horan, retired Commissioner of Fire Services … [Read more...]

Covered Bridge Trip

My doctor told me one of the best reasons he liked for living in the Middletown area is that he could be fly fishing in a beautiful stream during the day and that same evening enjoy a show on Broadway. He was right.  We’re Middletown, and were right in the middle of … [Read more...]

Gunk Haus Restaurant

On the way back from a day trip to the Ashokan Area in the Catskill Mountains we made a stop at the, Gunk Haus Restaurant, in Clintondale about 45 minutes from Middletown.   We we’re glad we did. After a hard day of sightseeing autumn leaves and a short hike to a … [Read more...]