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Other arrests

, 20, of Red Hook, was arrested Sept. 18 in the Town of Red Hook on an arrest warrant out of Pennsylvania, according to a State Police report. The Cambria Police Department contacted troopers in Rhinebeck to locate and take her into custody on charges of accessing a device issued to another who did not…

Criminal possession charges

, 23, of Rhinebeck, was arrested Sept. 20 in the Town of Rhinebeck and charged with criminal possession of marijuana and operating a motor vehicle while impaired by drugs, both misdemeanors, as well as having stickers on his rear windshield, an exhaust system equipment violation, failure to keep right, a right-of-way violation, illegal signal, failure…

Hungry for a laugh?

Rhinebeck Grange hosting comedy night for food pantry

Fans of comedy can make their way to St. John’s Reformed Church in Upper Red Hook on Sat., Oct. 18, for a special laugh-fest.

Petty larceny charges

, 21, of Red Hook, was arrested Sept. 22 in the Town of Red Hook and charged with petty larceny, a misdemeanor, according to a Red Hook Police report. He allegedly stole $34.99 worth of merchandise from the Hannaford supermarket. He was processed and released on tickets to appear in court… , 51, of Pleasant…

Red Hook Central School turns 75!

Red Hook Central School turns 75

Red Hook’s Linden Avenue Middle School was originally called the Red Hook Central School when it opened on Sept. 6, 1939, ending the era of the one-room schoolhouse in Red Hook. This photograph of an art class in a Red Hook classroom was taken circa 1900 by Harriet Martin Dey, a town resident. A one-room…

Quiet police heroics saved 3 young lives

Red Hook officers rescue a toddler, a young boy and a teen driver in 3 separate incidents

Matthew Morgan thanks Sgt. Patrick Hildenbrand while his son,
Mason, and Mason’s mother, Amanda Small, stand by. Photo by Robert Lachman / The Observer.

While driving at high speed to the hospital, Hildenbrand had Morgan hold the unconscious boy up to the opening between the front and back seats and then used his free hand to apply chest compression on the child.