News and Commentary about the City of Hudson, New York
Friday, November 25, 2011
Who knew that the native nine-spotted ladybug was the official New York State insect? Who knew that its last recorded sighting was 29 years ago? The good news is that the ladybug is coming back. Read about it in today'sNew York Times.
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.