Monthly Archive: August, 2015

Wings of Freedom Tour Returns to Dutchess County Airport

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Back by popular demand, the Wings of Freedom Tour is returning to the Dutchess County Airport this month, bringing living history up close to county residents. For more information about the Wings of Freedom… Continue reading

Rhinebeck Rotary Features Presentation on Gift of Life International

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    On Monday, August 10th, during its regular meeting at The Beekman Arms, the Rhinebeck Rotary featured a presentation by Rob Raylman, executive director of Gift of Life International, a forty year-old… Continue reading

Ecce Lingua Latina Red Hook Public Library offers Latin course for teens

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    (RED HOOK, NY) – Learn the language of Ceasar when Latin classes for students in grades 7 and up at 5:30 p.m. each Monday beginningSeptember 21 through December 7, begin at Red… Continue reading

Rhinebeck Highway Superintendent Not Seeking Reelection

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Town of Rhinebeck Highway Superintendent Kathy Kinsella (D) will not seek a sixth term. “The ten years I have spent in this position have been challenging and rewarding,” Kinsella said in a released… Continue reading

TOWN OF RHINEBECK   NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

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                    PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the Town Board of the Town of Rhinebeck will conduct a public hearing on Monday, September 28, 2015 at 6:45 p.m. at the Rhinebeck Town Hall,… Continue reading

Morton Acoustic Night Friday, August 21 @ 8:00

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Before microphones, before amplifiers, before electric guitars, there was… Pure Acoustic Music!

 Featuring:  Kenna and Steven Pague, Ron Renninger, Matthew Kobalkin, Me 2, and more. Donations suggested. Refreshments provided by China Rose and… Continue reading

10 August 2015 State Police are seeking the public’s assistance to help locate 14-year-old Pine Plains girl

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Pine Plains, New York – New York State Police from the Rhinebeck barracks are seeking the public’s assistance to help locate 14-year-old Johanna Robison of Pine Plains, New York. Robison is a white female… Continue reading

SRP & Morton Movie Night Sense and Sensibility Wednesday, August 19 @ 6:30

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Emma Thompson, Kate Winslet, Hugh Grant,Alan Rickman Columbia Pictures Industries Inc.; Director:  Ang Lee; PG; 136 minutes; 1995  The recipient of seven Oscar® nominations, this film version of Jane Austen’s classic 1811 novel… Continue reading

Daily Freeman Reports: Bulkeley Middle School in Rhinebeck gets $80,000 donation to improve computer lab

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RHINEBECK >> School district trustees have accepted an $80,918.34 donation from the Rhinebeck Science Foundation toward teacher training and accessories to the Bulkeley Middle School computer lab. The funding was acknowledged during a… Continue reading

A Message from Starr Library – Rhinebeck

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We at Starr Library ask you to help us, and New York Libraries in general. The Governor is preventing local voters from having a say in the funding of their libraries. Thank you.… Continue reading

Tivoli Community Day Aug 8th, 2015

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It’s Getting Hot in Here Red Hook Public Library hosts local teen for Climate Reality talk

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    (RED HOOK, NY) – Depending on who you ask, it’s getting hotter, drier and colder – but there is definitely something funky going on with our climate. Clea Shumer, a senior at… Continue reading

ROTARY HOSTS RIVERKEEPER JEREMY CHERSON

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    The Rhinebeck Rotary, at a regular meeting at The Beekman Arms on Monday, August 3rd, hosted Jeremy Cherson, a Riverkeeper fellow and a specialist in the state of the Hudson River… Continue reading

VILLAGE OF RHINEBECK HOLDS SUMMER SIDEWALK SALE DAYS August 14-16, 2015

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    On Friday, Saturday and Sunday, August 14, 15, and 16, Rhinebeck Village merchants will bring some of their wares to the sidewalk! Merchants throughout the Village will set up outdoor tables… Continue reading

Rhinebeck – Mad Dash is Here! 2015 Sponsors

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Planning for the 2015 Mad Dash Race has begun and we need your help. For those of you who aren’t familiar with The Mad Dash, it is a 5K and 10K race that… Continue reading

Rhinebeck – 170th DUTCHESS COUNTY FAIR – August 25, 2015 – August 30, 2015

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2015 Daily Schedule at the Dutchess Fair Dutchess Fair – Daily Hours 10am-10pm: Tues–Sun Tues-Thurs. 10am-10pm Fri & Sat 10am-11pm Sunday 10am-10pm 2015 Dutchess Fair Daily Schedule Brochure 2015 Dock Dogs Show Schedule… Continue reading

Benjamin Clinton Partrick Art Show: Opening:  Friday, August 7, 6:00 – 8:00 Exhibition:  August 7 – August 29

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Painting his entire life, Benjamin traveled through many different phases, painting portraits, fantasy, horror and humor.  Benjamin enjoyed the ease and simplicity of using materials such as paper and sharpie pen to convey… Continue reading

August 5th, 2015 State Police Speed Week Crackdown Starts Today NEW YORK STATE POLICE

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The New York State Police will conduct a week-long enforcement initiative to crack down on speeding and aggressive drivers across the state. The Speed Week campaign runs today through August 11. New York… Continue reading

JOEL TYNER (CLINTON/RHINEBECK): TYNER AND STANDARD SOLAR’S GENTRY ROUSE HOSTING “CCA 2.0 DUTCHESS” MEETING– Aug 5th, 2015

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TONIGHT 5:30 PM AT RHINEBECK TOWN HALL AT 80 EAST MARKET STREET: COMMUNITY CHOICE AGGREGATION = GREEN JOBS, $$$ SAVED, CLEANER AIR, CARBON CUT; IN APRIL CITIZENS FOR LOCAL POWER APPLIED TO PSC… Continue reading

THIS WEEKEND, SAT., AUGUST 8, PLAN TO SPEND YOUR DAY IN RHINECLIFF!

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Rhinecliff Volunteer Fire Co. Centennial Celebration at Firemens’ Field (Rain of Shine) Corner of Valley Way Rd & Loftus, next to the Old Schoolhouse Condos in Rhinecliff 11am Hamlet Photo and Parade around… Continue reading

Lesa Cline-Ransome’s Writerhood : Shut Up

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No one has ever accused me of biting my tongue.  No one has ever said to me, You should really speak your mind.  I don’t think I’ve ever heard, Spit it out Lesa. … Continue reading

Bard Conservatory of Music Preparatory Division Fall Classes

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SATURDAY CLASSES  –  FALL 2015 REGISTRATION OPEN!   EARLY CHILDHOOD MUSIC    *very limited spots available* MUSIC & MOVEMENT I 9:45AM to 10:30AM Ages 2 to 3:  $280 CHILDREN’S CHORUS 10:30AM to 11:00AM Ages… Continue reading

AT THE STARR – Rhinebeck

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Lego Club! Tuesdays & Thursdays 3pm – 4:30pm August 4th thru August 20th  We provide the Legos YOU supply the imagination. We will be displaying your creations at the library! Ages 5 years… Continue reading

Undead Feast On Red Hook Red Hook Public Library Hosts Zombie Camp

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    (RED HOOK, NY) – Strive to stay alive during Zombie Camp from 11 am – 3 pm, August 24-28, at Red Hook Public Library. Bard College’s Center for Civic Engagement is… Continue reading

Clinton Community Blood Drive

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It’s that time again, back by popular demand…our special edition LIVERWURST sandwich! To help our fellow Clintonites get ready for an Urgent Need Clinton Community Blood Drive this Friday, we’re doing our part… Continue reading

Catskill Mountain Railroad Events : Steam in the Catskills

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Steam locomotives were the technology that helped build America’s railroads. The Catskill Mountain Railroad is proud to host steam locomotive Viscose No. 6 in Mt. Tremper, N.Y., on August 8 and 9, 2015.… Continue reading

Students Compete in Anti-Bullying Poster Contest to Win PE Grant for CLS; Online Votes Are Needed Now!

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  Mr. Kevin Yarnell and Mr. Ryan Edson, CLS PE staff, would like to inform everyone of another grant opportunity they are pursuing for the CLS PE Department.  Before summer vacation, students in grades 3-5 who… Continue reading

Museum of Rhinebeck History Multi-Family Tag Sale

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Saturday, September 5 9-3 (rain date Sunday, 9/6, 9-3) 7015 Route 9, Rhinebeck $15 per person space to set up for the day To reserve space, please email stevenaamann@gmail.com or call 845-554-6331.

Good Shepherd/St Joseph’s 35 Annual YARD SALE EXTRAVAGANZA

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Good Shepherd/St Joseph’s 35 Annual YARD SALE EXTRAVAGANZA will be held Sept 11th (10 to 4), 12th (10-4) and 13th (9-2), 2015 at the Father Brogan Center, 9 Mulberry St, Rhinebeck, NY. Items including… Continue reading