Category Archives: Creative Class

Blacc Vanilla’s Community Foundation Joins Open Studios with Public Art Event

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Article updated 2.10.2019 Blacc Vanilla Café Celebrated 1-year Anniversary by announcing a new Community Foundation The recently formed BVCF foundation held a special community public art event last fall on Saturday, September 29th  when public artwork was created… Read More

Discover Newburgh’s Newest Intro Weaving Workshop

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Weave and Write offers beginner loom weaving workshops in the City of Newburgh. An Awesome Recipient Michelle Batho applied to the Newburgh Awesome Foundation grant on a whim. Ever since moving up from Brooklyn to… Read More

Newburgh Arts and Action Monthly Mixer for Orange County Artists

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    Newburgh Arts and Action a new monthly mixer/meetup for Orange County artists and creatives had its kickoff meeting this September 2018.   The meeting was hosted by Newburgh’s letterpress printer Thornwillow Press at their… Read More

Blacc Vanilla A Cafe In A Different Part of Newburgh

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Black Vanilla the metro-mod, lounge café located at 197 South Street, Newburgh, N.Y., serves a bespoke blend of coffee (which they also sell) and offers an always-changing menu of tasty breakfast and lunch options.  … Read More

A Restaurateur comes to Liberty Street, Newburgh

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Address: 97 Liberty St, Newburgh, NY 12550 Hours: M–TR: 3–9PM                F: 3–10PM               Sat: 11AM–10PM               Sun:… Read More

7th Annual Newburgh Open Studios

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On Saturday and Sunday, September 30th & October 1, 2017 Noon – 6:00pm, Newburgh will embark on its seventh Open Studios tours.   Established galleries will be open, businesses involved in the arts will host… Read More

Accelerator launches first Hudson Valley Leadership Conference

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The Conference Floor at the May, 2017 Hudson Valley Leadership Conference When over 250 leaders of businesses and community organizations participated in The Accelerator’s inaugural Hudson Valley Leadership Conference: The Changing Face of Leadership this May… Read More

Our Newburgh: Why We Chose Newburgh

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  Elizabeth Rowley and Bill Fioravanti   Beautiful homes on historic Montgomery Street Just steps from the intersection of Montgomery and Broad Street in Newburgh on a pie shaped piece of land is a relatively… Read More

Hidden Newburgh: Laser Artwork In Newburgh

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  Ricardo Fuentes is a Hudson Valley native who owns a laser fabrication studio where his specialty is  doing laser artwork in Newburgh, N.Y. Fuentes,  who has worked for big brands and big names such… Read More

Hudson Valley Film Tax Credit

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    Update: November 5th, 2016. As we reported last month, for some reason the 2013-2014 New York State Budget included tax credit language for “upstate” counties. It did not include the counties within the… Read More