Haunted Houses and Pumpkin Patches in Kingston and Poughkeepsie, NY

By Product Expert | Posted in Community, Community Events, Dutchess County, Just for Fun, Kingston, NY, Seasonal, Ulster County on Thursday, October 11th, 2018 at 8:57 AM
a line of spooky candle lit pumpkin jack o' lanterns surrounded by other candles, lanterns, and a lone crow for Halloween

We’ve previously covered Halloween 2018 events in the Kingston and Poughkeepsie area, but this primarily covered parties, parades, and festivals. There are a few more Halloween staples we weren’t able to fit in due to space, so we’ll include them together here. In case you’re in the mood for scares, we’d found haunted houses and attractions near you. Additionally, for those wishing to carve jack o’ lanterns, check out these local pumpkin patches, farms, and orchards. All are either in or near the cities of Kingston and Poughkeepsie, New York.

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2018 Halloween Events and Activities in Kingston and Poughkeepsie, NY

By Product Expert | Posted in Community, Community Events, Dutchess County, Just for Fun, Kingston, NY, Seasonal, Ulster County on Tuesday, October 9th, 2018 at 9:16 AM
a bucket full of halloween styled treats and candy with a winking plastic pumpkin in the background

It’s finally October, so we hope you’re quickly getting into the Halloween spirit! We know one guy who surely is:

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What is the New Engine of the 2019 VW Golf?

By Product Expert | Posted in Uncategorized on Monday, October 1st, 2018 at 12:48 PM
2019 Volkswagen Golf models white and blue exterior shot parked in front of a brick wall covered with graffiti

2019 VW Golf Takes 2019 VW Jetta’s 1.4L Turbocharged Engine

There are a lot of changes coming to the newly announced 2019 Volkswagen models. You’re sure to hear about many of these changes over the coming months. However, we’d like to focus on individual topics and details to better inform our audience. Therefore, today, we’ll be focusing on the new engine of the upcoming 2019 Volkswagen Golf which comes from the redesigned 2019 Volkswagen Jetta!

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Art and History Museums in Kingston and Poughkeepsie, NY

By Product Expert | Posted in Community, Community Events, Dutchess County, Just for Fun, Kingston, NY, Seasonal on Wednesday, September 26th, 2018 at 1:35 PM
National Museum interior displays of art, artifacts, and vases in glass display cases

Museums are informative, entertaining, and relaxing all in one. A great time out of the house at a nearby location, there are many art and history museums close by. For those in Kingston, New York, and Poughkeepsie, New York, enjoy these museums throughout Ulster County and the Hudson Valley.

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What are the New Trim Levels of the 2019 Volkswagen Passat?

By Product Expert | Posted in Comparisons, Volkswagen Passat on Tuesday, September 18th, 2018 at 9:27 AM
2019 Volkswagen Passat SE R-Line trim level exterior shot with black color paint job parked in front of an apartment as a couple walks out

2019 VW Passat Wolfsburg Edition and SE R-Line® Trim Level Comparison

Volkswagen has just released a lot of information concerning their line-up of 2019 models. Press kits have been released on the 2019 Atlas, Passat, Tiguan, and Golf Family. While we’ll undoubtedly cover all of these new-year models in good time, we wanted to first start with the 2019 Volkswagen Passat?

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2019 Volkswagen Beetle Final Edition Ends an Era

By Product Expert | Posted in Volkswagen Beetle on Thursday, September 13th, 2018 at 1:50 PM
2019 Volkswagen Beetle Convertible Final Edition parked under a tree shade under the sun

2019 Volkswagen Beetle Final Edition Trim Level Pricing and Premium Features

All good things must come to an end. Next year will mark the final Volkswagen Beetle model for the foreseeable future. Branded as the Final Edition, if you’ve ever dreamed of getting a VW Beetle of your own, this will be your last chance. The 2019 Volkswagen Beetle Final Edition will go on sale next year.

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What are the Trim Options of the 2019 VW Jetta?

By Product Expert | Posted in Comparisons, Safety, Technology, Volkswagen Jetta on Tuesday, September 4th, 2018 at 3:07 PM
2019 Volkswagen Jetta R-Line exterior shot with orange paint color options driving near a country forest

2019 Volkswagen Jetta S, SE, SEL, and SEL Premium Trim Level Comparison

Released back in June 2018, the 2019 Volkswagen Jetta brought a lot of change to the market. Its revolutionary redesign completely remodeled the Jetta inside and out. However, to more clearly detail all of these numerous changes we’ll need to take a look at the trim levels of the 2019 VW Jetta.

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Coffee and Tea Shops in Poughkeepsie, NY

By Product Expert | Posted in Community, Community Events, Dutchess County, Just for Fun, Kingston, NY, Seasonal, Ulster County on Thursday, August 23rd, 2018 at 2:26 PM
aerial overhaed view of various cup and mugs of coffee and tea

A cup of coffee or tea is a perfect morning drink for any season, but there’s something special that pairs these drinks more closely to the gentle, cool weather of fall. If you need a local place to stop by on your way to or back from work, then please try these attractions found in Dutchess County. You’ll find something to love, whether you want a hot or iced cup or mug. Here are the best coffee and tea shops located in Poughkeepsie, New York.

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Bookstores and Libraries in Kingston, NY

By Product Expert | Posted in Community, Community Events, Dutchess County, Kingston, NY, Seasonal, Ulster County on Wednesday, August 15th, 2018 at 1:26 PM
an old and worn book lying open on its spine with piles and aisles of books beside it in a library bookstore

September is coming up which means school will be back in session. Do you have family members going back to school? A son or daughter, or a brother or sister? Whether you know someone headed to preschool for the first time or going back for their last year of college, they’ll need to stock up on school supplies and a reading list.

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How Does the VW Golf Compare to the Golf GTI and Golf R?

By Product Expert | Posted in Comparisons, Volkswagen Golf, Volkswagen Golf GTI, Volkswagen Golf R on Wednesday, August 8th, 2018 at 2:48 PM
2018 Volkswagen Golf exterior side rear shot with white paint job parked on a beach with a skyscraper cityscape background

2018 VW Golf vs 2018 VW Golf GTI vs 2018 VW Golf R

To cut right to the chase, we’re going to compare the classic build of the Volkswagen Golf and how it improves through its succession into the Golf GTI and Golf R models.

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