Kamal Johnson, Hudson Mayor, River Newsroom
Hudson mayor Kamal Johnson at his office.Photos by David McIntyre

Hudson’s New Mayor Combines the Past and Future

Newly elected Kamal Johnson discusses rent stabilization, partnering with developers, and how the waterfront city has changed since his childhood.

Politics Primary category in which blog post is published

The River Serves the Hudson Valley Community!

Local Stories. Democracy in action.

This story is tagged in:

Economy Primary category in which blog post is published

Basic Income Guarantee: A Pilot in Hudson

This September, the small community on the east bank of the Hudson River is set to join several other American cities that are home to a UBI program.

Social Justice Primary category in which blog post is published

What Does It Mean to Defund the Police?

Every police reform that governments have tried has failed to address and correct what is toxic in American law-enforcement culture.

Coronavirus Primary category in which blog post is published

Coronavirus Roundup: ‘Every Part of the Country Is at Risk,’ says CDC

All the news and announcements from New York State, the Hudson Valley, and the Catskills for Wednesday, July 1.