Chelsea Clinton, right, with fellow 2019 Eleanor Roosevelt Val-Kill Medalists. From L-R: President and CEO of Celebrity Cruises Lisa Lutoff-Perlo, Hyde Park residents and philanthropists John W. Golden, Jr. and Gloria Kidd Golden, and humanitarian and journalist Zainab Salbi.Source: Kate Wark Photography

Chelsea Clinton Honored by Hillary at Val-Kill Awards

Former first daughter receives medal 24 years after mom honored, becoming first mother-daughter recipients in the award's history.

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Will New York’s Green Light Law Get the Green Light Everywhere?

Opposition remains strong to the bill Cuomo signed this summer, which is set to go into effect next month.

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The Future of Sex Ed After Title X

Public health advocates fear record-high STD rates could get worse after the Trump administration forced Planned Parenthood into a tough decision.

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Keeping Carbon

A short documentary from Jon Bowermaster of Oceans 8 Films explores efforts by Hudson Valley farmers to keep carbon in the ground with regenerative farming methods.