Germantown man charged with DWI

Arrested March 27 at 11pm in the town of Greenport and charged with driving while intoxicated, a first offense, and operating a motor vehicle with a blood alcohol level of .08 or higher, both misdemeanors, and the infraction of speeding, according to a state police report.

Route 9G safety changes revving up

Elizabeth Bryant / The Observer

The safety steps for the Route 9G corridor in Red Hook are moving closer to reality: the road paving project has been awarded to a contractor, the flashing light at the Tivoli intersection should be in before summer, and the Bard shuttle bus no longer stops on the highway near Tivoli.