Category Archive: Alert!

On Wednesday March 21, Metro-North will operate a reduced weekday schedule with some combined/cancelled trains during the peak periods.  

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In the evening, Metro-North plans to further reduce its service to hourly to ensure safety during the storm. Customers should anticipate delays due to the effects of the winter storm throughout our service territory.… Continue reading

State Police prepare for the 172nd Annual Dutchess County Fair

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  Rhinebeck, New York – The 172nd Annual Dutchess County Fair will begin on Tuesday, August 22, 2017, in Rhinebeck, NY.   The Dutchess County Fair is the second largest fair in New… Continue reading

Village of Rhinebeck

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IMPORTANT NOTICE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Effective immediately, due to a Waste Water Treatment line problem, the East end of Astor Drive, from the Woods Condominium Complex to Montgomery Street is closed to all… Continue reading

Rhinebeck Village Informational Notice Issued Wednesday, August 16, 2017

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Message from Village of Rhinebeck Dept. Of Public Works Superintendent John Fenton Due to the blacktop resurfacing on Montgomery Street & Astor Drive our brush pickup schedule is one week behind. We anticipate… Continue reading

Rhinebeck Village Informational Notice Issued Tuesday, May 30, 2017

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Legal Notice Invitation for Bids Village of Rhinebeck The Village of Rhinebeck is requesting bids for the installation of concrete sidewalks. Sidewalk section will be on the south side of West Market Street… Continue reading

The Tick Project

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Mayor Gary Bassett is sharing the following message received from Shannon Duerr Study Coordinator, The Tick Project “The Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies, along with several partner organizations, has begun researching two safe… Continue reading

Troop K to participate in Buckle Up New York, Click it or Ticket Enforcement Campaign

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The New York State Police will team up with local law enforcement to conduct a seat belt and child safety seat enforcement period starting on Monday, May 22 and running through Sunday, June 4,… Continue reading

State Police are seeking the public’s assistance to help locate a runaway Beekman teen

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Beekman, New York – New York State Police from the Poughkeepsie barracks are seeking the public’s assistance to help locate 15-year-old Elise L. Tra, of Beekman, New York. Tra, who ran away from… Continue reading

Village Informational Notice Issued Thursday Evening, March 16, 2017

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SNOW REMOVAL:  Please be advised that snow removal will begin tomorrow morning, Friday, March 17th on East Market Street at 6:00 AM and will continue through most of the day in an effort… Continue reading

Countywide State of Emergency Amended to Include On Street Parking Ban Travel Ban Remains in Effect

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The countywide State of Emergency for the County of Dutchess, which includes an order prohibiting travel on all county roadways except for emergency personnel, remains in effect as the region continues to experience… Continue reading

Troop K reminds motorists to avoid unnecessary travel during Winter Storm Stella

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Salt Point, New York – The New York State Police from Troop K, covering Columbia, Dutchess, Putnam and Westchester Counties, would like to remind motorist to use extreme caution, if they must travel… Continue reading

DUTCHESS COUNTY BRACES FOR MAJOR WINTER STORM

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Poughkeepsie… Dutchess County Government is bracing for the significant winter storm expected to hit the region tomorrow. Dutchess County is under a Winter Storm Warning starting midnight Tuesday March 14th extending through 8pm… Continue reading

Molinaro Declares Countywide State of Emergency

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Effective Today at 4:30 a.m. (Tuesday, March 14th) Poughkeepsie, NY…Dutchess County Executive Marcus J. Molinaro, in consultation with the Dutchess County Department of Emergency Response, Dutchess County Sheriff’s Office, New York State Police and… Continue reading

URGENT – WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE National Weather Service Albany NY 345 AM EDT Mon Mar 13 2017

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Northern Litchfield-Southern Litchfield-Western Ulster- Eastern Ulster-Western Dutchess-Eastern Dutchess- Including the cities of Torrington, Oakville, Gaylordsville, New Milford, Terryville, Thomaston, Ellenville, Woodstock, West Hurley, West Shokan, Kerhonkson, Napanoch, Sundown, Kingston, New Paltz, Poughkeepsie, Beacon,… Continue reading

Poughkeepsie Journal Reports Hit and Run in Rhinebeck Village – RBK Police looking for info

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(Photo: courtesy police photo)                     Village of Rhinebeck Police at 845-876-8181. More Info : http://www.poughkeepsiejournal.com/news/

..WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM THURSDAY TO 7 AM EST FRIDAY…

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NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBANY NY 430 PM EST WED DEC 28 2016 CTZ001-013-NYZ059>061-064>066-291000- /O.CON.KALY.WW.Y.0023.161229T1200Z-161230T1200Z/ NORTHERN LITCHFIELD-SOUTHERN LITCHFIELD-EASTERN GREENE- WESTERN COLUMBIA-EASTERN COLUMBIA-EASTERN ULSTER-WESTERN DUTCHESS- EASTERN DUTCHESS- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF…TORRINGTON…OAKVILLE…GAYLORDSVILLE… NEW MILFORD…TERRYVILLE…THOMASTON…CATSKILL…COXSACKIE… ATHENS…CAIRO…JEFFERSON HEIGHTS…HUDSON…NEW… Continue reading

Troop K urges motorists to avoid unnecessary travel this weekend during impending winter storm

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Salt Point, New York – The New York State Police from Troop K, covering Columbia, Dutchess, Putnam and Westchester Counties, would like to remind motorist to use extreme caution when traveling the roadways… Continue reading

Troop K to participate in “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” national crackdown

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The New York State Police announced today that the New York State Police will participate in the national enforcement initiative to crack down on impaired driving this holiday season. The New York State… Continue reading

Gallatin man arrested following shooting of Environmental Conservation Officer

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Gallatin, New York – On November 29, 2016, New York State Police from the Livingston barracks arrested Alan Blanchard, 55 of Gallatin, NY, for Assault in the 2nd degree, a class D felony,… Continue reading

New York State Police Underage Drinking Initiative in Northern Dutchess County

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On 11/25/16, the NY State Police in Rhinebeck conducted an Underage Drinking Initiative detail where a 19 year old female (supervised by a plain clothed member of the State Police) attempted to purchase… Continue reading

New York State Office of Information Technology Services Reminds New Yorkers to Be Alert While Shopping Online During Cyber Monday

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Consumers are Encouraged to Exercise Caution to Protect Themselves Against This Season’s Online Dangers The New York State Office of Information Technology Services (ITS) reminds New Yorkers to be alert while making online… Continue reading

Village of Rhinebeck Police Notice: December 3rd, 2016 No Parking for Sinterklaas

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Please be advised that parking will be prohibited after 3PM on 12/3 on East and West Market Streets from the Starr Library to Center Street. Any vehicles parked on these streets after 3PM… Continue reading

Rhinebeck, NY A HUGE thank you to all the Men and Women that have served our country Happy Veterans Day

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Rhinebeck Village Informational Notice

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PUBLIC NOTICE SNOW ORDINANCE prohibits overnight parking on the RHINEBECK VILLAGE STREETS between the hours of 12:01 a.m. and 6:00 a.m. from NOVEMBER 15, 2016 through MARCH 31ST, 2017. OFFENDERS WILL BE ISSUED… Continue reading

Letter to the editor -Forum: Stop Dangerous/Noisy/Toxic/Polluting Frack Oil Barges Near Rhinecliff(!)

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Daily Freeman’s Bill Kemble June 30th: “The tanker Aphrodite [above] is shown in an undated photo. John Lipscomb, of the group Riverkeeper, says the Aphrodite carries 8 million gallons of crude oil on… Continue reading

TOWN OF RHINEBECK NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING FOR A LOCAL LAW AMENDING CHAPTER A-130 OF THE TOWN OF RHINEBECK CODE WITH REGARD TO THE COMPOSITION, APPOINTMENT AND TERMS OF THE RECREATION ADVISORY COMMITTEE

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      The Rhinebeck Town Board will conduct a public hearing on the adoption of a Local Law entitled “A LOCAL LAW AMENDING CHAPTER A-130 OF THE TOWN OF RHINEBECK CODE WITH… Continue reading

Sheriff’s Office Warns of Kidnapping Scam

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Sheriff’s Office Warns of Kidnapping Scam The Dutchess County Sheriff’s Office would like to warn the residents of Dutchess County and surrounding areas about a certain type phone scam, known as the kidnapping… Continue reading

RHINEBECK BLOOD DRIVE JULY 9th, 2016

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Yes folks– walk-in’s very much welcome for this– but if you can please call (800) RED-CROSS or go to http://www.RedCrossBlood.org/ to schedule your appointment (or call me at 845-464-2245 or email joeltyner@earthlink.net!)… Event… Continue reading

RHINEBECK TOWN BOARD NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

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                PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that a public hearing will be held by the Rhinebeck Town Board on the adoption of Local Law No. ___ of 2016 entitled:  “A Local Law Amending… Continue reading

UPDATE: 9th ANNUAL RHINECLIFF WATERFRONT DAY CELEBRATION

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    The Town of Rhinebeck invites the public to enjoy the Town’s 9th Annual Waterfront Day, a free event at the Rhinecliff Landing on Saturday, June 11th from 11am-7pm.   SHUTTLE SERVICE!… Continue reading