Crowd gathers in support of local photographer

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RHINEBECK – There was a large turnout last Friday night at Oblong Books and Music’s Rhinebeck location in support of local photographer Robert Kalman. Read On: http://www.midhudsoncentral.com/site/news.cfm?newsid=19313121&BRD=1702&PAG=461&dept_id=69079&rfi=6

New chapter begins for Gardens 2008

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RHINEBECK – The next chapter of the saga of the Gardens at Rhinebeck started last Friday as sources say the project was auctioned off at the Poughkeepsie courthouse Read On: http://www.midhudsoncentral.com/site/news.cfm?newsid=19313113&BRD=1702&PAG=461&dept_id=69079&rfi=6

Arts – Walk – About February 21st-23rd

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February 21 – February 23, 2008 – The galleries and exhibition spaces located in Rhinebeck are sponsoring an Arts-Walk-About. Events – readings, live music, and artist receptions – will be held over a… Continue reading

Rhinebeck in March

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February 11, 2008 in Uncategorized by gr8full (Edit)  Bus Trip to Foxwoods March 1st- Bus leaves from municipal parking lot in Village of Rhinebeck 6:30 am –  $40 per person; $25 back from… Continue reading

Beef Recall

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A California meat company on Sunday issued the largest beef recall in history, 143 million pounds, some of which was used in school lunch programs, Department of Agriculture officials announced. http://www.nytimes.com/2008/02/18/business/18recall.html?_r=1&scp=1&sq=beef+recall&st=nyt&oref=slogin

Marshall Crenshaw will perform in Rhinebeck

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Singer-songwriter Marshall Crenshaw will perform in Rhinebeck Sunday  February 24th as part of a fundraiser for the fifth-grade class at Chancellor Livingston School. The concert and accompanying auction is part of the class’ effort… Continue reading

Assemblymen to host forum on funding education

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RHINEBECK — Three state Assemblymen will host a community forum on education funding reform Wednesday. The program, hosted by Kevin Cahill, (D-Kingston); Marc Molinaro (R-Tivoli) and Joel Miller (R-Poughkeepsie), will discuss alternative methods… Continue reading

KINDERGARTEN REGISTRATION CLS

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February 6, 2008 (Rhinebeck, NY)    Parents of children who will be five (5) years of age by December 1, 2008 and who are residents of the Rhinebeck Central School District are invited… Continue reading

National Osteoporosis Honors Local Woman!

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Nancy Kavaky has been named one of three National Finalists selected by the National Osteoporosis Foundation. Essay Contest – The Criteria was a woman, who lives with osteoporosis, but still possesses inner and… Continue reading

All the bells and whistles: Rhinebeck is proud owner of new fire truck

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According to Rhinebeck Fire Department Safety Officer Henry Campbell, on Feb. 3, the fire department took delivery of its brand new, 1,500-gallon tanker. http://www.midhudsoncentral.com/site/news.cfm?newsid=19294963&BRD=1702&PAG=461&dept_id=69079&rfi=6

Mystery virus taking toll on city crows

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As the state Department of Environmental Conservation continues to examine dead crows found in Poughkeepsie, more is being learned about a new virus that is attacking their internal organs. Read On: http://www.poughkeepsiejournal.com/apps/pbcs.dll/frontpage  

John Alvin, Designer of Memorable Film Posters, Is Dead at 59

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John Alvin, who created memorable images for movie posters, billboards and advertisements, including the two fingers touching above the Earth’s surface for “E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial,” died on Wednesday at his home in Rhinebeck,… Continue reading

CISPE — Our kids, schools, community!

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February 13, 2008 Below is an update on the Rhinebeck Town/Village Recreation Program from Kerri Karvetski, who organized the petition drive and speak-out at Monday night’s board meeting. You spoke, Town Board listened!… Continue reading

Rhinebeck rec director to stay on

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RHINEBECK – The town recreation department avoided a major setback when the town board decided not to accept the recreation director’s resignation. Recreation Director Karri Wolfe withdrew her resignation Monday night after board… Continue reading

Police responding to fuel spill in Rhinebeck

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State police at Rhinebeck are responding to a diesel fuel spill at Northern Dutchess Paramedics headquarters at 3 Hook Road in Rhinebeck. Police said a trooper was dispatched to the scene, but the… Continue reading

Girls focus on heart-health issues

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RHINEBECK – The Heart Safe Club is offering courses on how to perform CPR and how to use an automated external defibrillator. The courses are for lay people and the goal is to… Continue reading

Roast Pork Dinner-February 23rd

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Sat – Feb 23, 2008 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM Roast pork loin, scalloped potatoes, carrots, sauerkraut, dinner rolls, dessert and beverage. $12; children 5-10, $6. Reservations requested.            Call 845-876-3727.  Rhinebeck Reformed Church… Continue reading

Potluck Dinner and Friday Night Service-February 22nd

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  Fri – Feb 22, 2008 5:30 PM – 8:00 PM  845-338-4271 The Baptist Home at Brookmead 46 Brookmead Drive Rhinebeck, NY 12575 in the Chapel of the Baptist Home  Temple Emanuel of… Continue reading

Be a part of the begining!

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                     WANTED !  The milan rec committee is looking for middle & high school students  Are you interested in helping others, leaving your community better than you found it, making new friends? Then… Continue reading

CISPE Notes — possible cut to TOWN REC program

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February 7, 2008 Rhinebeck Town Board may cut recreation program.  Mon., Feb. 11, 7 p.m., Town Hall — the Town Board is expected to cut rec director Karri Wolfe’s salary from $28,000 to… Continue reading

Village elections on horizon

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RHINEBECK – With village elections rapidly approaching around the area, all village residents who wish to take part in the election process should make sure that they are registered with the Board of… Continue reading

Seeking Great Leaders for Summer 2008

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The Town of Rhinebeck is currently hiring for the following positions: Pool Director Camp Director Assistant Camp Director After-Camp Director (4-6pm program) Camp Program Leaders (Arts & Crafts, Sports & Games, Music &… Continue reading

Volunteer training set for in-school presenters

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Junior Achievement of Northeastern New York, Inc. Mid-Hudson Region, which presents in-school programs to elementary school children in Ulster and Dutchess County, will hold two volunteer information sessions in February. http://www.poughkeepsiejournal.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=2008802060310

Planning Board Meeting Agenda

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Meeting Agenda Date: 02/12/2008 TOWN OF RHINEBECK PLANNING BOARD REGULAR MEETING AGENDA TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 12, 2008 6:30 PM CALL TO ORDER / DETERMINATION OF QUORUM PLANNING BOARD BUSINESS SESSION * Confirmation of Meeting… Continue reading

More in February

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Winter Nights, Latin Warmth January 1st –  February 27th Sabroso, 22 Garden Street, Rhinebeck Mondays, Wednesdays & Thursdays. $28 per person. Your choice of Tapas, Platos Principales, and Postre. Regular menu also available.… Continue reading

Dutchess County Reads

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Dutchess County’s public libraries are please to offer a new readers’ service:  Dutchess County Reads.  With this service, you can subscribe to a services of e-mail newsletters featuring all type of books: historical,… Continue reading

Local polling sites

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Rhinebeck District 1, 7-A Methodist Chapel, 83 East Market St., Rhinebeck District 2, 4, 5-A Town Hall, 80 East Market St, Rhinebeck District 3, 6-A Fire House, Kelly Street, Rhinecliff Presidential Primary –… Continue reading

SUPER BOWL XLII.

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GIANTS’ BIG BLUE HEAVEN SHOCK IMPERFECT PATS, 17-14                                         Official Site of Super Bowl XLII http://www.nfl.com/superbowl

Highway Department receives Greenway grant

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RHINEBECK – In the fight to preserve open space, zoning and development are key factors to watch, though protecting bicycle and walking trails are equally as important. Read On: http://www.midhudsoncentral.com/site/news.cfm?newsid=19246254&BRD=1702&PAG=461&dept_id=69079&rfi=6

Phil Says Six More Weeks of Winter!

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Here Ye! Here Ye! Here Ye!                                           On Gobbler’s Knob on this fabolous Groundhog Day, February 2nd, 2008 Punxsutawney Phil, the Seer of Seers, Prognosticator of all Prognosticators, Rose to the call of… Continue reading