I’m Jess. I’m a Pop Culture enthusiast and I'm down to chat about it at the drop of a dime. I'm a walking cliche when I say I love all kinds of music, but it's true. On a side note, Kelly Clarkson should be President and Sam Hunt should be my husband. I'm just saying...
Is Your Amazon Alexa Laughing at You?
It has been reported that some Amazon Alexa devices are randomly laughing throughout the day. I wanted to catch an Alexa laugh. It's kind of creepy.
What Will You be Binge Watching During Winter Storm Quinn?
The Hudson Valley is set to get slammed by Winter Storm Quinn from Wednesday to Thursday. Most of us will be snowed in, hopefully with power, with nothing better to do than binge watch new shows. What will you be watching?
The Most Relaxing Bus Ride You’ll Ever Take
Get ready for the most relaxing ride ever in New York City. That of course is after you take a stressful ride down on the train, maybe using the subway after. How do we get one of these in the Hudson Valley?
Would You Ever Eat a $100 Meatball?
National Meatball Day is on its way! Why not take a trip south of the Hudson Valley to enjoy an overly priced meatball in New York City?
Have You Ever Been on a Blind Date… With a Book?
The Barnes and Nobel Poughkeepsie location is offering up a pretty cool book buying experience.
I Think I Had My First Real Ghost Encounter
I had one of my first ghostly encounters at a Hudson Valley bar. Sounds about right.
Jess’ Life Lesson: Never Buy Scalped Tickets Outside of the Garden
Jess learned two very important life lessons over the weekend: 1. Never buy scalped tickets and 2. Never let the men plan a last minute event.
$4.5 Million Returned to Unemployment Insurance Trust Fund Because of Fraud
A record high of over $4,500,000 in fraudulently obtained Unemployment Insurance benefits was recovered in 2017. Two Hudson Valley counties returned over $100,000.
Where Are the Worst Potholes in the Greater Danbury + Hudson Valley?
The left lane on the Taconic was blocked early this morning due to an abundance of vehicles with flat tires due to a large pothole. We have to ask: Where are the worst potholes in our area?
Take On Local ‘Jeopardy’ Champ in Nearby Pub Trivia
Can you beat a Jeopardy champion at pub trivia? You'll have your chance at this popular Beacon bar.