Spirit of Woodstock http://wamc.org en Spirit of Woodstock http://wamc.org/post/spirit-woodstock <p></p><p>The Spirit of Woodstock award, created by the Woodstock Film Festival, is given each year to a resident of the Hudson Valley who best exemplifies the traits that make Woodstock an iconic arts colony: arts advocacy, public service, environmental advocacy and a passion for peace. This year&rsquo;s recipient is <a href="http://hinchey.house.gov/">Congressman Maurice Hinchey</a>.</p><p>Actor <a href="http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0001644/">Aidan Quinn</a> will present the award to Hinchey, who is retiring from politics in November.</p> Fri, 20 Jul 2012 17:36:04 +0000 Joe Donahue 43612 at http://wamc.org Spirit of Woodstock