A Magazine About Food, Art & Exchange In Midtown Kingston, Published By The Hudson Valley Current.

Welcome to 2024

Midtown Lively is a publication that is dedicated to sharing uplifting and inspiring content about our fertile Hudson Valley community with a focus on the good news that surrounds the intersection of food, art and exchange in Kingston, NY.

September 2023

LETTER FROM THE PUBLISHER: The Kindness Meter

I never dreamed that I’d be honoring people for their kindness, but that’s exactly what we’re doing this month down on Seed Song Farm in Kingston. I think it’s a revolutionary concept—recognizing people simply for how nice they are and

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August Events 2023

135th Ulster County Fair: Promoting local agriculture, horticulture, animal husbandry and fun! Admission includes all entertainment, shows, and exhibits. WHEN: August 1-6, 10am-10pm WHERE: Ulster County Fairgrounds, 249 Libertyville Road, New Paltz. ulstercountyfair.com Phoenicia Festival of The ArtsA 3-day event

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September 2023

Warming up to you

In physics, heat is a measure of change. Temperature measures how much kinetic energy is happening in a given group of atoms or molecules; heat is the transfer of that energy to a cooler group of atoms or molecules. It’s

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July Events 2023

Let Freedom Ring: Commemorate American Independence with American music and a ceremony featuring historic speeches on American freedom. Outdoor event FREE! WHEN: Saturday, July 1, 11am–4pm. WHERE: Senate House, 296 Fair St, Kingston. 845-338-2786. senatehousekingston.org Kingston July 4th Celebration Music,

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July 2023

MEMBER SPOTLIGHT: Kimmunity Kombucha

Nobody’s really sure who brewed up the first batch of kombucha; it may even have been a happy accident, but it was a long time ago. It was as early as the third century BCE, during China’s Qin Dynasty. It

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