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AUTHOR/FILMMAKER JOHN SAYLES APPEARING AT OBLONG BOOKSTORE IN RHINEBECK ON FEBRUARY 3

John Sayles is internationally recognized as a fiercely independent filmmaker.  After appearing on the radar of the film establishment with his first feature “Return of the Secaucus 7,” he built a career and a string of celebrated feature films by doing it, as the old Frank Sinatra song proclaims, “my way.”

There were scripts to write […]

2020-01-17T21:47:32-05:00January 17th, 2020|

Baby and Pup-Pup

ORGANIZATION

The shelter is located on Route 9G also known as Violet Avenue. From Route 9 (either the North or South), turn on to St. Andrews Road (also known as County Route 40A). Follow the road to end at the intersection of 9G. Turn right and make an immediate left into the shelter. The […]

2020-01-18T11:18:50-05:00January 17th, 2020|

A Wake Up For Winter Skin

by Pilar DeMann

Hi Everyone!

I always love to share what I have learned during all my years in the beauty business. One of my favorites is one we so desperately need during winter. The cold air, extra clothes, plus constantly being in heated rooms leaves […]

2020-01-19T14:19:36-05:00January 17th, 2020|

FILM REVIEW – LITTLE WOMEN

“Little Women” is not a little film.  In fact, it is quite large – in production scope, in reception and in the concentration of creative genius it crams into 2 hours and 15 minutes. And, one more.  It is quite large in heart.

Greta Gerwig, who rocketed to fame and recognition with “Lady Bird” has crafted a script based […]

2020-01-16T12:10:20-05:00January 16th, 2020|

Celebrate Valentine’s Day with Easy Peasy One Bowl Chocolate Desserts and Discounted Bubbly!

On February 1 at 11 am well-known cook book author Jessie Sheehan will share the secrets-as well as samples- of extra special and extra simple Valentine’s Day treats.  As an added indulgence, all guests will receive a 10% discount coupon to Lakeville Wine and Spirits should they wish to pair their Valentine’s Day desserts with […]

2020-01-15T16:34:25-05:00January 15th, 2020|

FILM REVIEW – 1917

There is some emotional relief in “1917,” the latest, exceptional film by director Sam Mendes.  The emotional relief lasts for about 3 minutes before the audience realizes that they are on a day, night and morning furtive journey … a foot race to halt a brutal ambush of British troops in World War I.

Once the […]

2020-01-12T20:00:19-05:00January 12th, 2020|

The Second Time Around

Fascinating, individualistic people live here which makes for exceptional second hand, previously owned, vintage, boutique stores each with their own slant on fashion and mix of new and old. You will always find something interesting in these shops or perhaps you have a pair of Gucci shoes or a cocktail dress that needs a new […]

2020-01-13T13:23:26-05:00January 9th, 2020|

The Battle with Balance

I saw a meme the other day with Mary Poppins and John Candy (playingUncle Buck) comparing how I thought I would be a mother versus what I really am as a mother. Along with a burst of laughter I couldn’t help but think how true this really was to me – and I’m sure to […]

2020-01-09T19:45:54-05:00January 9th, 2020|

Let’s Make Home Happen for Toby!

ORGANIZATION

The shelter is located on Route 9G also known as Violet Avenue. From Route 9 (either the North or South), turn on to St. Andrews Road (also known as County Route 40A). Follow the road to end at the intersection of 9G. Turn right and make an immediate left into the shelter. The […]

2020-01-10T09:42:32-05:00January 9th, 2020|