Shawn Poirier Witch King of Salem Ma. and Poughkeepsie

March 17, 2011 by admin · 2 Comments 

Share Tweet Tonight marks the anniversary of the passing of Shawn Poirier, the Last Witch King of Salem and dear friend to me Joe Netherworld author of this website. Shawn loved coming to Poughkeepsie it was to him a refuge as well as a magic mirror to Salem. Shawn was larger than life and now [...]

Some Amazing Houses on the Market

March 17, 2011 by admin · Leave a Comment 

Share Tweet This is the introduction posting to a new feature we will be running in the Art Homes section. We will be hand picking featured homes to showcase that are available to purchase in Poughkeepsie. These houses will have something special and will be the perfect fit for those of you looking for unique [...]

Five Points Band “Old Man River”

March 15, 2011 by admin · 2 Comments 

Share Tweet This wonderful video from a great band located here in the Hudson Valley was filmed almost entirely in Poughkeepsie with special thanks to Joanne at the Cunneen-Hackett Arts Center. Cunneen-Hackett Arts Center Link FIVE POINTS BAND link

G. Gordon Liddy: Roots lead back to Poughkeepsie

March 14, 2011 by admin · Leave a Comment 

Share Tweet I live around the corner from a house owned by the Liddy-Purcell family and can only imagine the shenanigans that went on here in the 1960′s when it was an all out war on the Hippie stronghold in Millbrook. You had G. Gordon on the warpath while Timothy Leary and a bus load [...]

Ed Wood

March 13, 2011 by admin · 1 Comment 

Share Tweet Coming later today will be an in depth article on one of Weird Poughkeepsie’s favorite sons Edward D Wood Jr. from his humble beginnings as an usher at what is now the Bardavon to directing one of the best/worst movies of all time while wearing heels and an angora sweater, Plan 9 from [...]

Weird Poughkeepsie recommends:Davies Hardware

March 10, 2011 by admin · 2 Comments 

Share Tweet Davies Hardware Located at 806 Main Street. Poughkeepsie, NY 12603 845 452 6741 is a great local resource for all things hardware and those ridiculously hard to find specialty cleaning products. They really know their stuff and are willing to actually talk to you and help figure out what you need. Big box [...]

SpeakEasy @ Orient Friday March 25th

March 9, 2011 by admin · 1 Comment 

Share Tweet The first of an ongoing series of monthly parties hosted by Joe Netherworld will take place at Poughkeepsie’s most beautiful and luxurious new Ultra Lounge ORIENT located above the Bull and Buddha at 319 Main st Poughkeepsie NY 12601. The first of our Monthly final Friday SpeakEasy events. We will serving Traditional Absinthe [...]

Crime Watch: South Clinton St area

March 8, 2011 by admin · Leave a Comment 

Share Tweet Seems a young-ish Latino man is going around posing as a Central Hudson employee is going around rattling basement doors and such and he had no ID, so remember to always ask to see their photo ID. and if you don’t feel comfortable with them call the police and if they are actually [...]

another fine resource: Big Gay Hudson Valley

March 7, 2011 by admin · Leave a Comment 

Share Tweet as we all move forward in the grand unification of all resources in the valley I have to highly recommend my good friends web site Big Gay Hudson Valley. It’s an information packed resource with a bright and easy to navigate design and chock full of fun and valuable info Big Gay Hudson [...]

Starting Today Monday March 7th, Local Reviews

March 6, 2011 by admin · Leave a Comment 

Share Tweet Just a quick update to announce that staring today we will be adding an extensive and growing list of quick reviews and recommendations for just about everything. As we a privately and personally owned site we will be at times scathing or praising as we see fit. We don’t and won’t offer a [...]

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