Monthly Archive: March, 2012

Criminal Possession of Marijuana1st Degree – Town of Rhinebeck

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New York State Police Report:   On 03/30/12 the New York State Police at Rhinebeck arrested Warren Pedatella, age 36, of 21 Goldfinch Drive, Pleasant Valley NY and Michael McCaffery, age 39, of… Continue reading

Cut first-grade class sizes, Rhinebeck parents urge school board

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RHINEBECK, N.Y. — Parents of kindergartners in the Rhinebeck school district are calling on the Board of Education to reduce first-grade class sizes or hire additional teaching assistants this fall. Read On: http://www.dailyfreeman.com/articles/2012/03/29/news/doc4f73c7f1bac7d447846442.txt

State Health Commissioner Orders a Stop to Sale of Synthetic Marijuana

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ALBANY, N.Y. (March 29, 2012) – New York State Health Commissioner Nirav R. Shah, M.D., M.P.H. has issued an order of summary action banning the sale of synthetic marijuana products in New York… Continue reading

2012 National Drug Take-back Day

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The 4th National drug take-back day has been scheduled for Saturday, April 28, 2012 from 10 AM to 2 PM. Local collection sites will be listed on the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration,  Office… Continue reading

Taste of Rhinebeck ~ Tuesday, April 17th, 2012

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 Taste of Rhinebeck 6:00 pm | Downtown Rhinebeck A traveling feast through the historic streets of Rhinebeck! Visit more then twenty participating restaurants, spirit shops and specialty food stores all in one evening!… Continue reading

DEC issues guidance to discourage black bear encounters

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With the onset of warmer weather, New York’s black bear population will be on the move. The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) today issued guidance on how to prevent nuisance… Continue reading

Dutchess County Under Red Flag Fire Warning

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Dutchess County Under Red Flag Fire Warning 14 Brush Fires Reported Yesterday Poughkeepsie… Dutchess County Emergency Response Coordinator Dana Smith reminds all Dutchess County residents that all outdoor burning including burn barrels and… Continue reading

Dutchess County Provides Free Rabies Shots ~ March 28th

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Free Rabies Clinic will be held on Wednesday, March 28th at the Milan Town Hall – 20 Wilcox Circle (off Rte 199), in Milan from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm.   Dutchess County residents… Continue reading

Morton’s Acoustic Show

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Morton’s Acoustic Show Friday, April 20 @ 8:00 Before microphones, before amplifiers, before electric guitars, there was… Pure Acoustic Music! Featuring: Dented Fenders, Thomas Earl, Princes of Serendip, Elizabeth Steele, The Riches Donations… Continue reading

Morton Movie Night: In Bruges

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Morton Movie Night In Bruges Wednesday, April 18 @ 6:30 Colin Farrell, Brendan Gleeson, Ralph Fiennes Focus Features; Directed by Martin McDonagh Rated  R ; 107 minutes; 2008 After a difficult job in London,… Continue reading

Clearwater’s Public Sail Schedule

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During sloop Clearwater’s sailing season, we offer a variety of three-hour public sails from docks along the Hudson, from Albany to New York City. Read Onhttp://www.clearwater.org/category/latest-news/

Lyme Disease Surge Predicted for the Northeastern U.S.

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Boom-and-bust acorn crops and a decline in mice leave humans vulnerable to infected ticks Millbrook, NY – The northeastern U.S. should prepare for a surge in Lyme disease this spring. And we can… Continue reading

Structure Fire Damages Home in MILAN

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 A House Fire in Milan leaves 7 family members with a damaged home. On 3/25/12 at 3:20pm a fire broke out in the upstairs livingroom of a home at 118 North Road in… Continue reading

2012 Boys & Girls Basketball Camp!

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A & B HOOP GROUP PRESENTS 2012 Boys & Girls Basketball Camp! Enrollment permitting, Register Early for Special BASKETBALL CAMP  Session 1 – June 25th – June 29th Session 2 – July 2nd –… Continue reading

Last Chance to Speak out About Rhinebeck Class Size

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The Rhinebeck Resident On Tuesday, March 27, the School Board will meet for the final time before passing the 2012-2013 school budget. Parents are encouraged to attend–childcare will be provided (If you are… Continue reading

Photography Exhibiton at the Morton

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Patricia Wind Photography Opening: Friday, April 6; 6:00 – 8:00
 Exhibiton: April 6 – April 30 Patricia is a hobby photographer living in Rhinebeck, NY.  She has always had a passion for photography… Continue reading

DAFFODIL TEA AT WILDERSTEIN

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Spot of Tea? Put some spring in your step by joining us for our annual Daffodil Tea on Saturday, April 14 at beginning 1pm and experience a glimpse of what tea time was like during… Continue reading

Conservatory Sundays Series Continues with Music Alive!

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The Richard B. Fisher Center for the Performing Arts at Bard College Sunday, March 25 at 3 pm Suggested donation: $20 orchestra seating; $15 parterre/first balcony; minimum donation $5. Free to Bard community… Continue reading

The 6th Annual Sam Scripp’s Shakespeare Festival kicks-off with Tony Award-winning Play!

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A Man For All Seasons The CENTER for Performing Arts at Rhinebeck March 23- April 1 8 pm Fridays & Saturdays 3 pm Sundays Tickets: $20 Adults; $18 seniors & children SPECIAL STUDENT… Continue reading

Landsman Kill Fishing Contest

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2012 Fishing Contest Landsman Kill Fishing Contest Open to all Rhinebeck children ages 3 to under 16 Stocking:  Saturday, March 31st 12:30 pm at the Rhinebeck High School Contest begins after kick off… Continue reading

Town of Rhinebeck Easter Egg Hunt ~ March 31st, 2011

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Town of Rhinebeck  EASTER EGG HUNT Saturday, March 31st, 2012  10:00 am sharp! Thompson Mazzarella Recreation Park 2,000 Eggs ~ Bring you basket ~ Special visit from the EASTER BUNNY!

The Daily Freeman Reports :ELECTIONS: Rhinebeck village Democrats win new term

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Voters in Rhinebeck re-elected Democrats Terry Gipson and Brant Neuneker,  who also ran on the Rhinebeck United ballot lines, to two-year terms, giving them  497 and 490 votes, respectively Read On: http://www.dailyfreeman.com/articles/2012/03/21/news/doc4f693d2425cb7225237976.txt

BONE MARROW REGISTRATION DRIVE WEDNESDAY MARCH 28TH, 2012

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BONE MARROW REGISTRATION DRIVE WEDNESDAY MARCH 28TH, 2012  On Monday, March 19th, at The Rhinecliff Hotel, the Rhinebeck Rotary Club hosted Rosalie Carter, an OR Nurse at Northern Dutchess Hospital in Rhinebeck.  Ms. Carter helped organize… Continue reading

Northern Dutchess Regional Trails Conference ~ April 21st, 2012

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 Winnakee Land Trust to Host First Northern Dutchess Regional Trails Conference Saturday, April 21, 2012 at Marist College’s Cornell Boathouse Register at http://www.winnakeeland.org On April 21, 2012, Winnakee Land Trust, in partnership with… Continue reading

Almanac Reports: Hudson Valley Restaurant Week (two weeks, really) runs March 18 to 31

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Valley Table magazine co-founder Janet Crawshaw began Hudson Valley Restaurant Week six years ago with only 70 restaurants, to celebrate the region as a culinary destination. “Since then we’ve had an explosion of… Continue reading

New York State News: State Parks urges boaters to be wary of cold water

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ALBANY – The New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation reminds boaters of the dangers of sudden unexpected cold water immersion associated with early season recreational boating outings, especially on… Continue reading

New York State News: Senator wants “pink slime” out of school lunch meat

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WASHINGTON DC – With ground beef laced with ammonium hydroxide known as “pink slime” included in more than 100 million pounds of ground beef served to 32 million schoolchildren enrolled in the National… Continue reading

Discover Your Family Ancestry and Story ~ Date Change

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 Exploring Family History NEW DATE: Thursday, April 10 at 6:30pm (OLD DATE WAS: 4/5) Where: Starr Library, 68 W. Market St., Rhinebeck RSVP:  Please call (845) 876-4030 to register.  Free. Discover Your Family… Continue reading

Summer Camp, Swim Lessons, Swim Team, Fishing Contest, Soccer ~REGISTRATION

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REGISTRATION Summer Camp, Swim Lessons, Swim Team, Fishing Contest, Soccer Rhinebeck Town Hall Saturday, March 24th 9:00am – 1pm For Info:http://www.rhinebeck-ny.gov/files/Recreation%20Summer%20Programs%20Brochure%20color.pdf  

Daily Freeman Reports: Police arrest six in area burglary probe

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HYDE PARK, N.Y.  — Several people were arrested following a three-month investigation by local and state police into a string of residential burglaries in the towns of Hyde Park, Rhinebeck and Poughkeepsie, authorities… Continue reading