News and Commentary about the City of Hudson, New York
Monday, August 22, 2011
Ear to the Ground
The rumor making the rounds this weekend was that Ian Schrager, co-creator of Studio 54 and co-inventor of the genre of the boutique hotel, was interested in buying Holcim's property on our waterfront for $5 million. Now wouldn't that be grand?
This blog takes its name from the 1850 novel by Hudson author Alice B. Neal. The original Gossips of Rivertown cast a gimlet eye on Hudson society in the mid-19th century. More than a century and a half later, the new Gossips carries on the spirit of the original, but in a different genre and with a different focus.