July 24, 2018
Photo by John Garay for Upstate House

Your Guide to Athens, NY—A Greene County Gem

Perched on the eastern edge of Greene County, on the western banks of the Hudson River—just across the waterway from the much-buzzier enclave at Hudson—is the […]
April 24, 2018

Hudson Valley beer is a taste of New York State

  Just an hour north of New York City, new breweries are buzzing along the scenic Hudson River fueled by the Hudson Valley’s agricultural bounty. “Five […]
August 28, 2017

Crossroads Brewery Opens Its Second Location

These days, no Hudson Valley town or village is considered truly viable unless it has its own brewery. Catskill was in that category until this summer, […]
June 5, 2017

Crossroads named best brewery in Hudson Valley

Crossroads Brewing Co. in Athens, which hasn’t even opened its bar yet, was named the Best Craft Brewery in the Hudson Valley over the weekend at […]
April 28, 2017

Local Ingredients and Rock-and-roll Soul

In the quiet town of Athens, NY, just a few blocks from the Hudson River, Crossroads Brewery Company is turning up the volume to 11, appropriately […]
March 7, 2017

At long last, a dream is on tap

ATHENS — A longtime dream came true two weeks ago for Ken Landin and Janine Bennett. That is when the beer started flowing out of the tap at the Crossroads […]
January 20, 2017

Where the Heart Is

Business partners Janine Bennett and Ken Landin did not take a direct path to where they are now. Their story is a winding one. It starts […]