Monthly Archive: June, 2012

We’re back! The CENTER’s Saturday Morning Family Series returns

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The CENTER For Performing Arts at Rhinebeck http://www.centerforperformingarts.org/  The CENTER’s award-winning Saturday Morning Family Series returns Saturday July 7 with the Hampstead Stage Company’s production of the classic tale, “Wizard of Oz.” About… Continue reading

Village Informational Notice ~ Hot Weather Conditions Possible

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06-29-12 Hot Weather Conditions Possible This Weekend   If need be, once again the Starr Library will be the cooling center. Library Hours: Mon 10am-5pm, Tues-Thur 10am-7pm, Fri 10am-5pm, Sat 10am-4pm, Sun 1-4pm.  … Continue reading

Smoke free parks in Dutchess County

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Poughkeepsie… Dutchess County Executive Marcus J. Molinaro today announced that smoking is prohibited in all Dutchess County Parks effective July 9th, 2012 to protect park visitors from the harmful effects of secondhand smoke.… Continue reading

2012 Film Festival: France and the Colonial Imagination

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Thursdays and Sundays, July 12 – August 12 at 7 pm Jim Ottaway Jr. Film Center Tickets: $8   Camille Saint-Saëns, the subject of this year’s Bard Music Festival, traveled widely in his… Continue reading

Phase 2 of New York Cancer Maps Now Posted Online

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ALBANY, N.Y. (June 28, 2012) – The New York State Department of Health (DOH) today launched the second phase of the Environmental Facilities and Cancer Mapping Project. Under this phase, a web-based map… Continue reading

Bringing up Baby

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Morton Movie Night Bringing Up Baby   Wednesday, July 18 @ 6:30 Katharine Hepburn, Cary Grant, Charles Ruggles RKO Radio Pictures, Inc.; Directed by Howard Hawks Black and White; Not Rated; 102 minutes;… Continue reading

Aqua Zumba & Aqua Strength and Toning at the Town Pool!

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  Aqua Strength & Toning    A great way to stay cool and exercise in the pool!     Water’s continuous resistance forces you to engage more muscle fibers through larger range of motion.… Continue reading

TOWN OF RHINEBECK AND RHINEBECK BANK TO HOST FREE SUMMER CONCERT SERIES

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Join the Town of Rhinebeck and Rhinebeck Bank this summer on Thursday nights from 6:30-8:30 for the first annual Rhinebeck Bank Summer Concert Series, free and open to the public, at Thompson-Mazzarella Park… Continue reading

Morton Memorial Library-Child Development Check Up

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Child Development Check Ups Thursday, July 12 @ 10:30 – 12:30  Wednesday, July 18 @ 5:00 – 7:00 Through a partnership with the Astor Home for Children and United Way, Morton Memorial Library is pleased… Continue reading

Assemblyman Kevin Cahill at the Rhinecliff ~ June 29th, 2012

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NYS Assemblyman Kevin Cahill will be my special guest at a Terry Gipson for NYS Senate event this Friday evening, June 29, from 6:30 to 8:30pm, at the Rhinecliff Hotel. Read On: https://rhinebeck.wordpress.com/letters-to-the-editor/

Daily Freeman Reports: Rhinebeck school district plans to start budget process early

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RHINEBECK, N.Y. — School trustees expect to begin developing the 2013-14 district budget two months earlier than the traditional November start to adjust to changes in how programs are assessed. Read On: http://dailyfreeman.com/articles/2012/06/26/news/doc4fea6a0195b04481464812.txt#.T-pqWgQypKo.twitter

The Spiegeltent Is Back!

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The Spiegeltent Is Back!   July 6 – August 19   The opening of the 2012 Bard SummerScape festival on Friday, July 6, signals the return of the authentic, one-of-a-kind Belgian Spiegeltent, the… Continue reading

At The Center

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1776 June 29- July 22 8 pm Fridays & Saturdays 3 pm Sundays Tickets: $26 Adults; $22 seniors & children Box Office: (845)876-3080 Join the Revolution!  Be there as John Adams, Thomas Jefferson,… Continue reading

Rhinebeck High School Announces Valedictorian and Salutatorian

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The faculty of  Rhinebeck High School is proud to announce the Class of 2012 valedictorian and salutatorian. Valedictorian Hannah Tobias, daughter of  Dave and Martha Tobias of Rhinebeck, is an AP Scholar, and a recipient of… Continue reading

Daily Freeman Reports: Rhinebeck grads told to seek answers to today’s problems

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Each member of the graduating class of Rhinebeck High School must seek out the answers to today’s problems by utilizing new ideas, perspectives and technologies. Read On: http://www.dailyfreeman.com/articles/2012/06/24/news/doc4fe6785aef371326883169.txt

Daily Freeman Reports: Rhinebeck police probe vehicle thefts in village

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  READ ON: http://www.dailyfreeman.com/articles/2012/06/23/blotter/doc4fe51e342595f925105040.txt

To the Residents of the Village of Rhinebeck, a note from Mayor Jim Reardon

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I am once again saddened by the recent attempts by H. Knick Staley to discredit the Rhinebeck Village Board in regards to our effort to construct a new Police Department. Read On: https://rhinebeck.wordpress.com/letters-to-the-editor/… Continue reading

Starr Library brings The Storycrafters to Rhinebeck Town Hall

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The Storycrafters! Saturday, July 14th, 4:00pm Rhinebeck Town Hall, 80 East Market Street Join award-winning, internationally renowned musical storytelling duo for our summer kickoff celebration at Rhinebeck’s Town Hall. Free!www.storycrafters.com   Uncle Rock!… Continue reading

EVENTS for Kids & Families at the Starr

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Puppet Workshop Mon., July 23 – Fri., July 27 1:00 – 3:00pm Create your own moveable mouth rod puppet with local expert & enthusiast Ed Cohen.  This free workshop consists of five 2-hour… Continue reading

Leandra’s Law DWI Accident – Town of Rhinebeck

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New York State Police New: On 06/19/12 the New York State Police at Rhinebeck arrested Ashleigh Hogan, age 31, of 30 Teator Lane, Red Hook for DWI.  Hogan was driving her vehicle on… Continue reading

2012 Hudson Valley Fireworks & Independence Day Celebrations!

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An Old-Fashioned Independence Day at Clermont Join in the Revolutionary Ball on the lawn overlooking the Hudson River or try out historic games like Graces and stilts.  Later in the evening, settle down… Continue reading

Balloon Festival 2012

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An annual passage of summer, hot air balloons will dot the sky over Dutchess County from July 6-8. All launches are open to the public and complimentary to attend, so come join us!… Continue reading

Book Signings at Oblong

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 June 23, 730pm: Join us for a discussion and booksigning by David Schuyler, author of Sanctified Landscape: Writers, Artists, and Hudson River Valley 1820-1909.   June 24, 11am-1pm: Please join us at Rhinebeck Farmer’s Market for a booksigning… Continue reading

Daily Freeman Reports: Congressional candidate Joel Tyner says ex-campaign aide lying

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RHINEBECK, N.Y. — Democratic congressional candidate Joel Tyner’s campaign treasurer has resigned, citing discrepancies between the candidate’s bank accounts and campaign expenses that were being reported to the Federal Elections Commission Trad On:… Continue reading

The Roosevelt Ride Free Shuttle

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A new National Park Service hybrid bus provides free shuttle service daily from the Poughkeepsie train station to Historic Hyde Park, so visitors without cars can tour all four NPS sites. The Roosevelt… Continue reading

Letter to the editor ~ What’s A3507? If you own a dog in NYS you may like to know.

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The American Rottweiler Club has  been told that A3507 will soon be going to the New York Assembly floor for a vote.  This Bill would prohibit insurers from refusing to issue or renew, cancel, or charge… Continue reading

Daily Freeman Reports: Rhinebeck mapping underground lines

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RHINEBECK, N.Y. — Village officials hope to set priorities for infrastructure upgrades by mapping water, sewer and drainage lines. Read On:  http://www.dailyfreeman.com/articles/2012/06/17/news/doc4fdd3980084e0353141456.txt

Red Hook Observer Reports: Riverfront estate tree removal draws scrutiny

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A request by Rolling Stone founder Jann Wenner to remove some trees on his new riverfront property in Red Hook’s landmark district has unearthed a growing controversy. A special permit is required for… Continue reading

RHINEBECK-RHEINBACH EXCHANGE PROGRAM “OFF TO GERMANY CONCERT”

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RHINEBECK-RHEINBACH EXCHANGE PROGRAM “OFF TO GERMANY CONCERT” TUESDAY, JULY 3, 2012 7:30PM RHINEBECK HIGH SCHOOL AUDITORIUM 45 NORTH PARK ROAD RHINEBECK, NEW YORK The Rhinebeck-Rheinbach Exchange Program participants will perform a concert of… Continue reading

Opening! Photograph​s by Brian Hamill & Paintings by Betsy, June 16th 5-8pm

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Betsy Jacaruso Studio & Gallery   Botanicals, landscapes and still-life in watercolor & oil June 8 – July 21st Opening Reception June 16, 5-8pm “Tests Of Time”   Iconic photographs by Brian Hamill. Hamill… Continue reading