Monthly Archives: June 2011

Tivoli honors police officer for heroic rescue

Tivoli Mayor Bryan F. Cranna and Red Hook Police Officer Michael Plass

Mayor Bryan F. Cranna presented a commendation to Red Hook Police Officer Michael Plass on behalf of the Village of Tivoli at its June 15th board meeting. Officer Plass received the commendation for his efforts in assisting a Tivoli resident that was in a distressful situation and ultimately jumped from the Kidd Lane Bridge outside…

Saland flips and same-sex marriage becomes law

“My intellectual and emotional journey has ended here today,” Saland said. “I have to define doing the right thing as treating all persons with equality, and that equality includes within the definition of marriage. To do otherwise would fly in the face of my upbringing.”

Red Hook Dems to hold caucus July 7

Notice is hereby given to all enrolled Democratic voters of the

Town of Red Hook

That a meeting of said enrolled voters will be held on

Thursday, July 7, 2011 at 7:00PM

at the

Red Hook Town Hall

An Evening with Rosanne Cash



The Red Hook Education Foundation presents Grammy award-winning singer/songwriter Rosanne Cash in concert at the Bard Spiegeltent on Thursday, June 30th at 7 p.m. All proceeds will benefit the Red Hook Education Foundation, a non-profit community organization dedicated to supporting Red Hook public schools.

“Strawberry Fields” Hudson Berkshire Beverage Trail

On Saturday, June 25, the Hudson Berkshire Beverage Trail is holding its “Strawberry Fields” event. The Beverage Trail is a collection of several wineries, a brewery, and a distillery, all within 50 miles of each other in the beautiful upper Hudson Valley of New York and Berkshire Mountains of Massachusetts.

Judge Triebwasser is named Dutchess County Magistrate of the Year

In making the award, the Magistrates said that “Judge Triebwasser has devoted nearly forty years of his life to the court as a police officer, investigator, prosecutor, attorney, and most recently as a judge. Judge Triebwasser has combined those qualities of judicial excellence, integrity, and community involvement that rightfully inspire his judicial colleagues. Moreover, he has made more significant contributions to the Dutchess County Magistrates Association that have benefited all of the Association’s members.”