I’m Simon and I host the WRRV afternoon show weekdays 3-7. I was born and raised outside of Hartford and moved to Poughkeepsie to go to Marist. After that, I started a band and got a job here at station. Things I'm into: Festivals, drum solos and grilled cheese. Things I'm not into: Polka, close talkers and burnt grilled cheese. Top 3 music fests to look forward to every year: Mountain Jam, Gathering of the Vibes and Bonnaroo. Sports teams: Bears, Red Sox, Golden State Warriors. My favorite parts of working at WRRV? Artist interviews, concerts, backstage passes and of course free pizza.
Dramatic Photos Show the Aftermath of NYS Thruway Accident
A major accident involving two tractor-trailer trucks shut down the New York State Thruway Monday afternoon.
Fatal Accident Closes I-84 Westbound
A serious crash is affecting the commute this afternoon for anyone taking Interstate 84.
Are New York’s Cashless Tolls Ripping You Off?
Have you had any issues with New York's cashless tolls? The system was designed to make things more simple, but for some motorists, it's had the opposite effect.
Police Seek Missing Putnam County Girl
Local authorities are seeking help in locating a 19-year-old Patterson girl missing since Christmas Eve.
Pawling Resident James Earl Jones to Return as Darth Vader
James Earl Jones will return to the Star Wars franchise as the voice of Darth Vader.
Yorktown Lacrosse Coach Suspended For Epic Sideline Outburst
A local lacrosse coach will now have to sit out a full year after getting ejected from the Class B State Championship game at Middletown High School in early June.
Danbury Pet Store Owner Arrested (Again)
A former Hudson Valley pet store owner has once again been arrested on charges he allegedly abused an animal in his Danbury location.
Putnam County Deli Robbed at Gunpoint
A Mahopac deli was robbed at gunpoint on Friday and authorities seek help in locating the suspect.
48 License Plates Banned by New York State DMV
With the ability to customize your license plate, there is inevitably some wiseguy trying to sneak a bad word or two through.