Monthly Archive: January, 2012

Go Giants ~

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NEW YORK STATE NEWSJust hours after the Giants’ Super Bowl XLVI win over New England, New York State announced a commemorative license plate, available for a premium

Follow the Rhinebeck Community Forum on Facebook & Twitter

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Rhinebeck Community Forum on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/home.php?#!/pages/Rhinebeck-Community-Forum/143666475662861 Rhinebeck Community Forum on Twitter: http://twitter.com/RhinebeckCForum Read On

Rhinebeck village Mayor James Reardon defends plan to regulate large events

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RHINEBECK, N.Y.  — Village Mayor James Reardon is standing by a decision to draft an events code that aims to keep residents safe amid activities that draw large crowds . http://www.dailyfreeman.com/

Love Songs and Lullabies: Sunday, February 12, 2012

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Sunday, February 12, 2012 Pleasant Plains Presbyterian Church, 2 Fiddlers Bridge Road, Staatsburg, NYA special concert to benefit the Clinton Community Library featuring Elisabeth Giglio, Mezzo Soprano accompanied by James Fitzwilliam on the… Continue reading

Morton’s Acoustic Show~ February 17th, 2012

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Morton’s Acoustic Show Friday, February 17 @ 8:00 Before microphones, before amplifiers, before electric guitars, there was… Pure Acoustic Music! Featuring: Todd Young, Ruth & Kevin, Ann Teed,  The Riches, and more. Donations Suggested.… Continue reading

Morton Movie Night ~Some Like It Hot February 15th, 2012

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Some Like It Hot Wednesday, February 15 @ 6:30 Marilyn Monroe, Tony Curtis, Jack Lemmon MGM/UA; Directed by Billy Wilder Black and White; Not Rated; 121 minutes; 1959 SOME LIKE IT HOT whirls… Continue reading

Senator claims legislation could hurt upstate hospitals

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Empire State News WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Charles Schumer called on Congress to reject legislation that would cut Medicare funding for Upstate NY hospital clinics by $494 million over the next ten years. The… Continue reading

Love in Music: A Valentine’s Recital: February 18th-19th,2012

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  Love in Music: A Valentine’s Recital The CENTER   February 18-19 8 pm Saturday 3 pm Sunday Tickets: $15 Box Office: (845)876-3080 661 Route 308 Rhinebeck, NY 12572   Paul and JoAnne Schubert… Continue reading

The Town of Rhinebeck ice skating rink is now open! 2012 ~ SORRY CANCELED

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Ice Skating & Sledding Party at the park Sponsored by the Town of Rhinebeck Recreation Department   The Town of Rhinebeck ice skating rink is now open!   Bring your family & friends… Continue reading

Congratulations to Dani Gay, for earning a spot on the 20‑member U.S. Junior World Team!

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Dani (RHS Class of 2013) qualified during the Junior World Open Team Trials at the Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs and will go on to compete in the 2012 Junior World Taekwondo Championships in… Continue reading

The Corporation: Free film Screening

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The Corporation: Free film Screening Thursday, February 2 at 7:00 pm Crafted Kup 44 Raymond Ave Poughkeepsie, NY 12603   Provoking, witty, stylish and sweepingly informative, “The Corporation” explores the nature and spectacular… Continue reading

Move Over Law enforcement stepped up this week

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New York State News ALBANY – During this week State Police, Troop T – Thruway –  will be conducting several special enforcement details focusing on violations of the move over law.  Motorists must… Continue reading

Modern Reliquaries ~ Annie Leibovitz, Pilgrimage

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by Jay Blotcher ~ Chronogram Magazine   When a life partner is wrenched from this world, the survivor begins a communion with existence on another level. The deceased is seen in possessions left behind,… Continue reading

Bridge tolls going up Jan. 30; Authority cites repair needs

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Tolls on the Kingston-Rhinecliff Bridge and four more spans across the Hudson will rise next month, a move officials at the New York State Bridge Authority say is necessary to pay for maintenance… Continue reading

The Rhinebeck Resident: Consideration needed for proposed Village of Rhinebeck Events Code

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The Rhinebeck Resident Postings of Village/Town Topics By Rhinebeck resident and former Village planning board member Debi Duke. January 18th, 2012 Village of Rhinebeck Events Code The next public meeting about the proposed… Continue reading

Pirate School: A Pirate’s Life for Me! February 4th, 2012

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Pirate School: A Pirate’s Life for Me! February 4                        11 a.m. Saturday Tickets: $7 children; $9 for adults & seniors Box Office: (845)876-3080   Featured in New York Magazine’s “BEST OF NY: KIDS!” … Continue reading

DISCUSSION: Jeanne Kelly, The 90 Day Credit Challenge

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Sunday, February 12, 4:00pm Financial guru Jeanne Kelly discusses her new book, The 90 Day Credit Challenge, at Oblong Books & Music, 6422 Montgomery St. (Rt.9), Rhinebeck, (845) 876-0500 More Info http://www.oblongbooks.com/event/discussion-jeanne-kelly-90-day-credit-challenge Read… Continue reading

“Joys of Winter Hiking with Family” ~ January 31st, 2012

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Joys of Winter Hiking with Family” – Tues., Jan. 31, 6:30 – 8PM, at the Starr Library, 68 W. Market St, Rhinebeck. Pre-registration required by 1/29/11, call (845) 876-4030 or visit the circulation desk. Hiking… Continue reading

“Farm Sanctuary: Changing Hearts and Minds about Animals and Food”

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PRESENTATION BY FARM SANCTUARY PRESIDENT AND CO-FOUNDER GENE BAUR “Farm Sanctuary:  Changing Hearts and Minds about Animals and Food” Sponsored by the RHS Environmental Club Wednesday, February 8, 7 – 8:30 p.m. RCSD… Continue reading

Poughkeepsie Journal Reports: County fairgrounds general manager ‘terminated’

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RHINEBECK — Dutchess County Fairgrounds General Manager Bob Grems has been terminated from his position, he said Grems out as fairgrounds boss:  

Watchdog Report: Hudson River Oil Slick at Beacon

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“It’s about giving people who care about the river the tools to do right by the river,” said Patrol Boat Capt. John Lipscomb ~ With Riverkeeper Read On: http://hudsonriverkeeper.blogspot.com/2012/01/watchdog-report-hudson-river-oil-slick.html WHAT TO DO :… Continue reading

Just so you know: Jan 18th, 2012 website blackouts.

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On January 18, 2012, sites all over the internet will be blacking out to protest and try to mobilize more people to speak out against this bill coming up in the Senate next… Continue reading

Helpful Link: The Khan Academy

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Great help with those homework problems. Khan Academy is on a mission to provide a free world-class education to anyone anywhere. With over 2,600 videos covering everything from arithmetic to physics, finance, and… Continue reading

Spring at the Omega 2012

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All 2012 programs will be open for registration by early March. http://eomega.org/omega/calendar/?month=4&year=2012#day_20/?content=LNK&source=Soc.FBK.wall

2012 Rhinebeck Little League Registration is Now Open

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Sign Up NOW for Rhinebeck Little League Baseball and Softball Registration is fast and easy, Just go to the Rhinebeck Little League’s website http://www.RhinebeckLL.com and register for any of the following: T-Ball, Girls… Continue reading

2012 Bard SummerScape and Bard Music Festival Preview

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July 6 – August 19, 2012 “SummerScape at Bard College…ever a hotbed of intellectual and aesthetic adventure.”–New York Times  Bard SummerScape 2012 presents seven extraordinary weeks of opera, music, theater, dance, films, and cabaret. The… Continue reading

Book Reading: Bradford Morrow: The Uninnocent: Stories

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RHINEBECK, NY – On Sunday, January 29th at 4:00pm, Oblong Books & Music, 6422 Montgomery St. (Rt. 9), Rhinebeck, will host a reading and signing with Bard Professor Bradford Morrow. Recipient of the… Continue reading

Rhinebeck High School : Extracurri​cular Activity!

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Allow me to introduce …  Rhinebeck Crew A sport to help our young people learn the value of teamwork, build self-confidence, and develop important life skills. A sport where everyone competes and there are… Continue reading

How Yoga Can Wreck Your Body

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On a cold Saturday in early 2009, Glenn Black, a yoga teacher of nearly four decades, whose devoted clientele includes a number of celebrities and prominent gurus, was giving a master class at… Continue reading

Senate Standing Committee on Higher Education

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January 24th, 2012 A follow-up to the October public hearing that examined policies and procedures pertaining to the security of the SAT and standardized tests in response to the ongoing criminal investigation that… Continue reading