A group of 10 artists came together on Sat., May 4 at St. Peter Lutheran Church in Warwick. Under the direction of Amanda Trowell of The Painting Trowel, they created a beautiful wall hanging, depicting a wreath of leaves & flowers, with the word ‘Blessed’ underneath. They enjoyed complimentary refreshments, including wine from the Warwick…

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Once again Warwick restaurants, local musicians, volunteers, residents and others stepped up to the plate to insure the success beyond expectations of the seventh annual Mardi Gras for a Cause. More than 500 participants enjoyed an evening of live music and fun for all ages celebrated in the tradition of New Orleans. The event, held…

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On Monday evening, Nov. 6, The Backpack Snack Attack Spring Fling dinner and raffle raised $7,085 with all proceeds going toward the program. The sixth annual event, supported by many local businesses, organizations and individuals, was hosted and sponsored by Grappa Ristorante at 22 Railroad Ave. in the Village of Warwick. Five weeksAll the prizes…

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The effort, $3,500 more than last year’s work, will fill more than 3,000 backpacks with food for kids  This was the fifth consecutive year that the Warwick Town Board had proclaimed the month of August “Backpack Snack Attack Back to School Month.” As a result of extraordinary business community support, Backpack Snack Attack, a non-profit…

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On Thursday evening, July 20, the Warwick Town Board again officially proclaimed the month of August “Backpack Snack Attack Back to School Month.” Backpack Snack Attack is a non-profit organization that provides nutritional snacks to more than 280 needy school children throughout the Town of Warwick each week of the school year. Each child costs…

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Community members are invited to fight hunger in the Town of Warwick on Friday, May 5, from 5 to 8 p.m. at Warwick Valley High School. Empty Bowls 2017 is a family fun evening that will feature beautiful handmade pottery bowls, student music, kids’ games and activities, pottery demonstrations and silent auction. There also will…

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A new event, which promises to be fun for the entire community, will also support underprivileged families. The first annual Warwick Adult League Kickball (WALK) will be played at Memorial Field in Veteran’s Memorial Park starting this spring. “This is on the coat-tails of sport that back in the day was held from the early…

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A drawing was held Thursday, Dec. 15, at the Warwick Reformed Church to select the winners of the sixth annual Backpack Snack Attack Holiday Raffle. The drawings were held as a group of 20 Backpack Snack Attack volunteers, friends and family attended a party with food and refreshments donated by Grappa Ristorante. A certificate of…

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The Backpack Snack Attack program will hold a “Spring Fling” dinner and fund raiser on Monday, March 21. The fifth annual event, supported by local businesses, organizations and individuals, will be hosted and sponsored by Grappa Ristorante at 22 Railroad Ave. in the Village of Warwick. Since January 2009, elementary school children in this area…

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Fourth annual Mardi Gras for a Cause raises more than $9,000 for Back Pack Snack Attack  Once again the Warwick restaurants, local musicians, volunteers, residents and others stepped up to the plate to insure the success beyond expectations of the fourth annual Mardi Gras for a Cause. The event, held in the Village of Warwick…

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Fourth annual Mardi Gras for a Cause this coming Tuesday, February 9 Mardi Gras, French for Fat Tuesday, is the day before Ash Wednesday and it’s traditionally a time to celebrate and eat well before the season of Lent. Although celebrated throughout the world, most people in the United States associate the event with the…

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United Martial Arts Centers has raised $2,000 for Back Pack Snack Attack, the program that provides as many as 300 children throughout Warwick with healthy food to each over the weekends. Pictured from left to right at the check presentation are: Shirley Pruitt, Back Pack Snack Attack; Master Tiana Ocker; UMAC Grand Master Edmund Ciarfella;…

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Grappa Ristorante held a food festival earlier this month, along with musical entertainment to celebrate the spring opening of its outdoor patio in the courtyard on Railroad Avenue. Backpack Snack Attack volunteers as well as Grappa patrons and others were invited to the complimentary barbecue, which featured a large variety of salads, jumbo shrimp with…

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