A pop history crossing in Rhinebeck

Sarah Imboden / The Observer

County Executive Marc Molinaro leads the way as he and Village Trustee Howie Traudt, Rhinebeck Village Mayor Heath Tortarella, and Rhinebeck Area Chamber of Commerce President Sean Kemp recreate the Beatles’ iconic Abbey Road album cover at the village’s new crosswalk on West Market St.

Pleasant Valley man arrested in air condenser thefts investigation

Arrested Sept. 12 in the Town of Poughkeepsie and charged with four felony charges of grand larceny, three in Wappinger and one in LaGrange, in connection with the recent thefts of air conditioner condensers from commercial businesses throughout Dutchess County, according to a Dutchess County Sheriff’s Office report.

Rhinebeck man charged with reckless driving

Arrested at Sept. 6 in the Town of Red Hook and charged with reckless driving, a misdemeanor, as well as driving while impaired by alcohol, a violation, and the infractions of unsafe start and failing to maintain lane, according to a Red Hook Police report.

Red Hook burglary, car break-ins net 1 suspect

Arrested Sept. 1 in the Village of Red Hook and charged with felony burglary, three counts of misdemeanor petty larceny, and one count of criminal possession of stolen property, also a misdemeanor, according to a Red Hook Police report.

DWI charges

Arrested Aug. 30 in the Village of Red Hook and charged with driving while intoxicated, a misdemeanor, as well as driving without headlights, failure to keep right, and consuming alcohol in a motor vehicle, all infractions, according to a Red Hook Police report.

Hardscrabble Day celebrates Red Hook

Red Hook Village Hall

Packed with vendors, great local food, kid-friendly fun, election-year political street theater, a special parade and live music, Hardscrabble Day will mark its 37th year on Sat., Sept. 20.
Since 1977, the Town and Village of Red Hook have held this unique celebration as a reminder of its “hardscrabble” roots.

Other charges

Arrested Aug. 25 in Hyde Park on a bench warrant out of the Town of Hyde Park for criminal possession of a controlled substance and petty larceny, according to a Hyde Park Police report.