Monthly Archive: October, 2011

Fall Tree Planting, Saturday, November 5th, 2011

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Bummed out over the cold weather? It’s not too late to think spring!! Join us for the Fall Tree Planting, Saturday, November 5th at 9 am The Rhinebeck Village Tree Commission is meeting… Continue reading

31 October 2011 REWARD OFFERED FOR INFORMATION LEADING TO ARREST

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 The New York State Police in Poughkeepsie, NY are investigating a Burglary that was reported to have occurred on 09/27/2011 in the Town of Clinton. An unknown person(s) entered a residence and stole… Continue reading

American Ballet Theatre

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Friday, November 4 at 8 pm Saturday, November 5 at 2 pm and 8 pm Sunday, November 6 at 2 pm Tickets: $55, 45, 35, 25  Recognized as one of the great dance… Continue reading

Sitting Down to Meditate Yet Again with JUDITH GARTEN

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Come, come, whoever you are.
 Wanderer, worshipper, lover of leaving — it doesn’t matter, 
Ours is not a caravan of despair.
 Come, even if you have broken your vow a hundred times, 
Come,… Continue reading

Daily Freeman Reports : Fire heavily damages converted barn in Rhinebeck (updated)

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RHINEBECK — A fire that displaced four residents of a converted barn remained under investigation Tuesday, Hillside Fire Chief Sean Hansen said. Read On: http://dailyfreeman.com/articles/2011/11/01/blotter/doc4eb02099d6c4f199555078.txt YNN: http://hudsonvalley.ynn.com/content/top_stories/562346/main-house-at-southlands-farm-damaged-by-fire/

Rhinebeck Candidates for Town Office Will Appear in a Public Forum

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Rhinebeck Democratic and Republican candidates for town office will appear in a moderated public forum on Thursday, November 3, 2011 from 7:00 to 9:00 pm.   It will be held in the Rhinebeck High… Continue reading

Skate park community design meeting postponed

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The Skate Park Community Design Meeting scheduled to be held at the Discovery Festival at Rhinebeck’s Middle and High School on Saturday, October 29, at 12:00 has to be postponed because the designer/builder… Continue reading

Rhinecliff Meet and Greet for the 2011 slate of Democratic candidates.

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  Date:  Friday, November 4th Time:  5:00 – 7:00 pm Place:  Home of Rob and Emma Tourtelot, Hosts.  33 Grinnell St. at the corner of William St. Rhinecliff.   Bring your best questions… Continue reading

“Retiring Your Garden”, talk by Frank Almquist, Master Gardener

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Retiring Your Garden”, talk by Frank Almquist, Master Gardener Volunteer Monday, November 7th, 7:00 – 7:30pm Starr Library, 68 West Market St, Rhinebeck.  http://www.starrlibrary.org Pre-register: by Sat., Nov. 5, call (845) 876-4030 Free… Continue reading

Antiques Road Show Rhinebeck Style at the Rhinebeck Reformed Church~ November 6th 2011

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Sunday, Nov. 6, from 1-4:30p.m. – Antiques Road Show Rhinebeck Style at the Rhinebeck Reformed Church, 6368 Mill Street. A lecture, “Heirlooms, Treasures, Yard Sale!”, given by Frank Gaglio of Barn Star Productions… Continue reading

Young Rhinebeck, seeks volunteers!

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HELP PLAN A FAMILY CULTURAL EVENT Young Rhinebeck, a non-profit organization, seeks volunteers to assist in the planning of a community cultural event that will be held in March 2012. The event will… Continue reading

Dutchess County Government ~ The countywide State of Emergency has been lifted effective 12pm today.10/30/2011

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The countywide State of Emergency has been lifted effective 12pm today. Residents are still urged to stay safe and remain at home and off the roads. There are still numerous issues that need… Continue reading

Road Advisory ~ Rhinebeck

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 Town Highway Superintendent Kathy Kinsella advises that all town roads are  open for travel but urges caution as there are still some low-hanging limbs  and wires from ice and snow. Please drive slowly… Continue reading

Introduction to K9 Nose Work: Sirius Play Dog Training

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Dogs have an amazing sense of smell and a natural desire to hunt. This class focuses on teaching you how to encourage and develop your dog’s natural scenting abilities by using their desire… Continue reading

State Police in Dutchess and Puntam County Weather Report and Road Conditions

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New York State Police News: The New York State Police advise that the following roadways remain closed entering and throughout Dutchess and Putnam Counties with stranded motorists still in the process of being… Continue reading

State of Emergency

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 As of 9:20 pm  Supervior Tom Traudt has declared the Town of Rhinebeck to be  under a State of Emergency.  This State of Emergency has  been declared due  to Winter Weather Strom conditions… Continue reading

Steinhaus Declares Countywide State of Emergency

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Poughkeepsie… Dutchess County Executive William R. Steinhaus, in consultation with the Dutchess County Sheriff’s Office, New York State Police, Central Hudson and New York State Gas & Electric, has declared a countywide State… Continue reading

Rhinebeck’s Halloween Parade ~ October 30th, 2011 CANCELLED

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Rhinebeck’s Halloween Parade ~ October 30th, 2011 CANCELLED  For more info: AMERICAN LEGION  MONTGOMERY POST 429 RHINEBECK, NY   845-876-4429

Weather Cancellation! The Pause Dog Boutique costume contest and parade

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Guess we should have set a snow date! Howl’oween 2011 has been rescheduled for Sunday, Oct. 30th. Same time, same place! See you then! We have reopened our online pre-registration through Saturday, Oct.… Continue reading

A message From Rhinebeck Town Supervisor Tom Traudt

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A Winter Storm Watch has been posted for our area Rhinebeck Town Supervisor Tom Traudt together with the Town Emergency Coordinators encourages residents to stay informed about the upcoming storm.  Central Hudson Gas… Continue reading

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ALBANY HAS ISSUED A WINTER STORM WATCH

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THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ALBANY HAS ISSUED A WINTER STORM WATCH…WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING. … * TIMING…A MIX OF RAIN AND SNOW WILL BEGIN MIDDAY SATURDAY… Continue reading

Tending to Your Ending

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Come share in this taboo-breaking exploration of the end of life’s journey. Cut through the confusion and overwhelm so you can plan in a way that deeply honors your truth. Topics include: -issues and… Continue reading

Rhinebeck’s Halloween Parade ~ October 30th, 2011 CANCELLED

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 Halloween parade cancelled  Location: Downtown Rhinebeck 2:00pm step off at Town Hall. Prizes for imaginative costumes. For more info: AMERICAN LEGION  MONTGOMERY POST 429 RHINEBECK, NY  845-876-4429

Prescription Drug Take Back Day October 29th, 2011

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The Daily Freeman reports – Divers search for jumper beneath Kingston-Rhinecliff Bridge

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DIVERS will resume their search today for a man who jumped off the Kingston-Rhinecliff Bridge on Tuesday, according to the town of Ulster police chief. Matthew Taggard said police, firefighters and divers from… Continue reading

Rhinebeck Science Foundation~Festival 2011

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The Rhinecliff Firehouse will hold their party on Friday, October 28 from 6-8.

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Kids’ games, prizes and fun. Storytelling at 7:15pm.  Sponsored by the Rhinecliff Volunteer Fire Company, Rescue Squad and Ladies Auxillary and hosted by Girl Scouts. Admission is free. Costumes are encouraged. Recommended for… Continue reading

Hudson Valley passenger rail to get signal upgrade

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New York State News: http://www.empirestatenews.net/News/20111019-8.html WASHINGTON – The Federal Railway Administration, has obligated $7.9  million of the Fiscal Year 2010 funding to the New York State Department of Transportation for its NY Hudson… Continue reading

Turkey Hill Road re-opened

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Dutchess County Government Update on county roads: Turkey Hill Road (CR 56) in the vicinity of 660 Turkey Hill Road just west of Odak Farm Road in the Town of Milan has been… Continue reading