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 […]
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 […]
August 28, 2017

Walkway’s Ulster Welcome Center Groundbreaking Held

The Walkway Over the Hudson organization and New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation (NYSOPRHP) hosted a ceremonial groundbreaking on Tuesday, August 22nd […]
September 20, 2017

Daily Freeman: Starry Starry Night benefit planned for Oct. 6 in Poughkeepsie

The Walkway Over the Hudson nonprofit organization will host its annual Starry Starry Night benefit on from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. on Oct. 6 at […]