Federal Ruling in Louisiana In Favor of Second-Home Owners Spurs Rewrite of Rhinebeck’s Proposed Short-Term Rental Law


A federal appeals court ruling on a short-term rental (STR) law in Louisiana is already reverberating in Rhinebeck,  prompting the Town Board to abandon a key provision in its proposed STR law that would eliminate STR opportunities for second-home owners. The Louisiana court decided on Aug. 22 that the practice of mandating that STR operators only rent out rooms from […]

Greig Farm: Third Annual Cider Donut Trail Run

What: Cider Donut Trail Run Who: Hosted by Greig Farm; open to the public When: Sunday, October 16 starting @ 9 am Where: Greig Farm Details: On Sunday, October 16th, 2022, we will host two races, a 5k route and a 1/2 mile for kids. The races are free and open to all ages and abilities. The 1/2 mile will start at […]

Surge in Noise Complaints Prompts Tivoli to Hire Dedicated Red Hook Police Patrol Several Times Per Week


A surge in noise complaints has prompted the Tivoli Board of Trustees to hire the Red Hook Police Department to patrol the village several times each week. The extra patrols will be in addition to police patrols the village already receives from Dutchess County sheriff’s deputies. Village officials said some of the noise is coming from house parties thrown by […]

Clarion Concerts: Borromeo String Quartet

What: Borromeo String Quartet Who: Presented by Clarion Concerts and The Stissing Center When: Sunday, October 9 @ 4 PM (Doors Open 3:30 PM) Where: Stissing Center Details:  Each visionary performance of the award-winning Borromeo String Quartet strengthens and deepens its reputation as one of the most important ensembles of our time. Admired and sought after for both its fresh […]

Caller Sargent Seedoo: The Community Square Dance

What: Community Square Dance Who: Caller Sargent Seedoo When: Saturday October 8 @ 7 pm Where: The Stissing Center Details:  We’re just up the road a spell! Caller Sargent Seedoo returns to The Stissing Center with The Downhill Strugglers for a Community Square Dance to finish up the 2022 Pine Plains Ag Fair Weekend. Space is limited. Get your tickets […]

Kunzang Palchen Ling: Vajrakilaya Drupchö

What: Vajrakilaya Drupchö Retreat Who: Kunzang Chöling of Evansville (Indiana) When: Friday, October 14 –  Sunday, October 15 Where: Angel Mounds near Evansville, Indiana  Details: Kunzang Chöling of Evansville (Indiana) is honored to host this special weekend of Tibetan Buddhist practice. Vajrakilaya Drupchö is considered especially useful during these troubled times. It is a practice that clears negativities and obstacles—from […]

Kunzang Palchen Ling: Lhabab Düchen

What: Lhabab Düchen Who: KPL When: Friday, November 18 @ 10 am Where: Kunzang Palchen Ling, 4330 Rte 9G in Red Hook, NY. Details: Lhabab Duchen is celebrated to observe the Buddha’s descent from the Trāyastriṃśa heaven down to earth with the chanting of Praises to the Sixteen Arhats. In Person & Livestream This teaching will be streamed and in person. Registration are for […]

Kunzang Palchen LIng: Songs of Barway Dorje

What: Songs of Barway Dorje Who: Commentary and Instruction by Lama Tashi Topgyal Translation by Lama Yeshe Gyamtso When: Saturday, November 5 @ 10 am & 2 pm Where: KPL or livestream Details: In Person & Livestream This teaching will be streamed and in person. Registration are for in person participation. To access the live stream, to register, and/or to make a […]

RadioRotary: The Italian Festival

What: Weekend Programming Who: RadioRotary When: Sunday, October 2 @ 6:30 am & 7 am Where:WBPM 92.9FM & Magic 92.5 FM (respectively) Details: Tune in to the award-winning RadioRotary on Sunday, October 2d at 6:30 a.m. (on WBPM 92.9FM and 96.5 FM, 1260AM and 1420AM or  www.wbpmfm.com/) and at 7:00 a.m. (on WGHQ 920AM and Magic 92.5FM, or  www.wghq.fm) when […]

Kunzang Palchen LIng: Atsara Empowerment

What: Atsara Empowerment Who: Kunzang Palchen Ling When: Tuesday, October 4 @ 7 pm Where: KPL, 4330 Rte 9G in Red Hook, NY. Contact: info@kunzang.org Details: Lama Tashi Topgyal will bestow the empowerment of Atsara. Atsara is an important protector in the Barway Dorje lineage and is associated with the deity Mahakala. Translation by Lama Yeshe Gyamtso This empowerment is beneficial for practicing Atsara […]