Hudson Valley Heroes

In 2014 we launched the Hudson Valley Heroes program with Hudson Valley Magazine. Each month, this program spotlights a Valley resident who goes the extra mile to help those in need. Our heroes are your friends and neighbors who volunteer their time and talents to assist others; their sole reward is knowing that they’ve contributed to making our region an even better place to live. Click the link in the logo above to nominate someone you think would make a great HV Hero today!


Melody Gregory, F&P Personal Injury Attorney Named Hudson Valley Hero

Fueled from the frustration of seeing her father, a medic in the Navy and a disabled WWII veteran, struggle to get his service-connected disability benefits, Melody Gregory began assisting those in a similar situation. Read more. 

F&P Sisters & their Dogs are Making a Difference to Local Schoolchildren

“This program is helping these kids. It doesn’t make any difference if they read the word wrong, or if they’re at a high school reading level, the dogs don’t care” — Kathy Sheehan-Trappe, Finkelstein & Partners, whose Golden Retriever…
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Attorney Nancy Morgan was the first Hudson Valley Hero!

“Back in first grade, when she was chosen as ringleader of the class circus, it was clear Nancy Morgan was a natural-born leader. “I wanted to be an inner-city schoolteacher,” recalls the Pennsylvania native. “Then, I married an army lieutenant and moved to Germany.” Continue reading here.