Holidays

Holiday Open House at Locust Grove Today
Locust Grove was the summer home for inventor Samuel F. B. Morse and is one of the Hudson Valley’s great historic estates. The mansion sparkles with holiday decorations and there is an open house today. Locust Grove has an interesting history. Samuel Morse, who invented “Morse cod…
Did You Know a Poughkeepsie Man Wrote ‘The Night Before Christmas’?
One of the most popular Christmas stories was originally authored by a man from Poughkeepsie who died before ever getting credit for writing it. “The Night Before Christmas” has become one of the most recognizable holiday poems of all time. Families have been gathering together to reci…

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