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By Jennifer Fivelsdal, Mid Hudson Valley real estate connection
( JFIVE Home Realty LLC | 845-758-6842|162 Deer Run Rd Red Hook NY 12571)
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There are many Historic Hudson Valley sites to tour.  This video features Cedar Grove home to Thomas Cole a member of the Hudson River School of painting.  This site is located in Catskill in Greene County, across the Hudson River from another well known site Olana. When you are finish viewing th...

By Jennifer Fivelsdal, Mid Hudson Valley real estate connection
( JFIVE Home Realty LLC | 845-758-6842|162 Deer Run Rd Red Hook NY 12571)
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Take a hike in the Catskill from Cedar Grove You  can take a hike in the Catskill.  This is a guided hike from Cedar Grove through the landscape which influenced the painting of the well known  Hudson Valley painter Thomas Cole. If you are into hiking you will be going through some of the most pi...

By Jennifer Fivelsdal, Mid Hudson Valley real estate connection
( JFIVE Home Realty LLC | 845-758-6842|162 Deer Run Rd Red Hook NY 12571)
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  Living in the Hudson Valley I run across buildings from other periods.   Over the years of have seen a variety of outhouses.  Some were ornate and other were just plain. The one in the photography was on the grounds of Cedar Grove one of the many Historic sites to be found in the area.  I must ...

By Jennifer Fivelsdal, Mid Hudson Valley real estate connection
( JFIVE Home Realty LLC | 845-758-6842|162 Deer Run Rd Red Hook NY 12571)
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The fall foliage train is back on track in the Catskills.  What a relief! the ride along the Esopus River is very scenic and taking a train ride is a great way to see the fall foliage.  All this was in jeopardy because Hurricane Irene caused extensive damage to the track; I was concerned about th...

By Brett Young, Ulster County Real Estate, New Paltz Real Estate
(High Ground Realty)
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Over the last couple of months we've noticed a little bit of resurgence in the Upstate New York Real Estate market. The New York Times published an article on the upstate market which alluded to the fact that there are promising conditions for purchasing unique and charming homes that would have ...

By Jennifer Fivelsdal, Mid Hudson Valley real estate connection
( JFIVE Home Realty LLC | 845-758-6842|162 Deer Run Rd Red Hook NY 12571)
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Rip Van Winkle Wine & Cheese Festival at the Beattie Powers Mansion So much is happening in the Hudson Valley this weekend.  Red Hook has Apple Blossom Day and Catskill Rip Van Winkle Wine and Cheese festival today Saturday May 8th. This is a worthy events as the proceed goes towards maintaning t...

By Jennifer Fivelsdal, Mid Hudson Valley real estate connection
( JFIVE Home Realty LLC | 845-758-6842|162 Deer Run Rd Red Hook NY 12571)
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I recently posted pictures of the Olana historic site and the Rip Van Winkle bridge as seen from Olana.  The Rip Van Winkle bridge connects Colombia County to Greene County.  As you exit the bridge on the Greene County side you are in the town of Catskill and here you will find Cedar Grove, the ...

By Jennifer Fivelsdal, Mid Hudson Valley real estate connection
( JFIVE Home Realty LLC | 845-758-6842|162 Deer Run Rd Red Hook NY 12571)
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If you are a reader of my Blog you know that one of the topic I like to address is the historical homes in the Hudson Valley, as well as the Hudson River.  This year marks the 400th year that Henry Hudson sailed up the Hudson River and throughout the year there will be many events to mark the occ...

By Ulster County
(Ulster County Real Estate)
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Just recently, the fascination of the popular Bigfoot legend has made itself known in the Catskill region of Upstate New York.  Recent sightings of creatures believed to be members of the Bigfoot family have drawn the attention of Bigfoot hunter Tom Biscardi. As a kid, I always wanted to believe ...

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