Walkway News

 
June 12, 2017
Walkway Marathon 2017 - credit Tania Savayan - Poughkeepsie Journal

Poughkeepsie Journal: Hitting its stride, Walkway Marathon a smooth success

Sunday’s third-annual races — the Walkway Marathon, Walkway Half Marathon and College to College 5K — saw more than 1,600 finishers on a sweltering summer day […]
June 15, 2017

Hudson Valley Magazine: Walkway Over the Hudson to Hudson Valley Rail Trail

Stellar views, a serene nature area, and a bustling downtown make this journey memorable. Sure, you can ride straight through for a power workout, but we […]
June 15, 2017
Eisgrubers - credit Alex Wagner / Poughkeepsie Journal

Poughkeepsie Journal: Like father, sons and daughters follow in Dad’s footsteps

Keith Eisgruber, right, of Highland with his father John Eisgruber, left, of Highland. Both have worked as ironworkers in the region and are members of Ironworkers […]
June 21, 2017
Nico the Ambassadog - credit Tom & Phyllis Smith

Pause for Paws: Keeping Furry Friends Safe on the Walkway During Summer Heat

Happy First Day of Summer! Meet “Ambassadog” Nico, who volunteers with his Walkway Ambassador “parents” Tom and Phyllis Smith. Here are some tips to keep our […]
June 27, 2017
Walkway Fireworks - credit Andrew Shea - Poughkeepsie Journal courtesy photo

Poughkeepsie Journal: Celebrating independence, with fireworks, music and more

The Walkway will serve as a vantage point for one of the numerous Independence Day celebrations set to be held across the region — the City of […]
July 7, 2017
2017 July4th Fireworks - credit Irving Solero

Many Partners Make July 4th Fireworks Celebration Successful

It was another wonderful July 4th celebration on the Walkway, thanks to the help, support and cooperation of hundreds of volunteers, police, emergency responders and staff. Some 3000 […]
July 12, 2017
Arc of Dutchess Spirit award

2017 Walkway Marathon Business Team Challenge Winners Announced

This year’s Walkway Marathon combined team building, fitness and friendly competition among businesses and organizations as we added the Business Team Challenge. We are pleased to […]
July 23, 2017
Tony Marano credit Times Herald-Record-John DeSanto

Times Herald-Record: 845 Life: Memories of working on the railroad in Maybrook

Tony Marano remembers when Maybrook was the gateway to New England. “The Maybrook switching terminal had five separate railroads bringing cars into it,” says Marano, now […]
August 22, 2017

Daily Freeman: Walkway Over the Hudson Welcome Center being Constructed on Highland Side

The Walkway Over the Hudson State Historic Park is laying the foundation for a new welcome center on the Highland side of the park. The Ulster […]