“Today’s shoppers reuse and recycle. We want to be a part of that,” said Cheryl Petersen, at the November 15 ribbon cutting at Random Acts of Consignment in Florida, NY, when she and her husband, Doug, celebrated their new ownership of the shop, along with members of the Warwick Valley Chamber of Commerce and Florida…

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Tim and Scott Bieling, owners of Roe Brothers Lumber and Hardware in Florida, NY, were recently honored by the Florida Union Free School District for their constant and continuing support of the students who attend S.S. Seward Institute and Golden Hill Elementary School. An act of vandalism to the iconic store and Florida landmark turned…

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Florida brewery’s Black Meadow Bog is a winner, joins Glenmere’s two gold medal brews   Glenmere Brewing Co. in Florida was awarded the silver medal for its Black Meadow Bog in the Porter, Stout and Brown Ale beer category during the Taste NY Governor’s Cup Craft Beer Competition earlier this month. That makes one silver medal…

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It was a major milestone and so on Wednesday, May 24, Bernardino Morales and his wife, Erica Barajas, saluted their loyal customers with a music-filled evening, discounts, free cake and T-shirts. And earlier that day Town of Warwick Supervisor Michael Sweeton, Florida Mayor James Pawliczek, Warwick Mayor Michael Newhard, other officials and members of the…

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First US hotel to win this international hotel association award Glenmere Mansion & Spa, one of North America’s finest small hotels, has won the coveted Relais & Chateaux “Passion Trophy” for 2017. Glenmere, which received the award at this year’s annual Relais & Chateaux Congress in Tokyo, Japan, is the first property to ever win…

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Formerly known as The Cedar Chest, Random Acts of Consignment (RAC), 42 N. Main St. in the Village of Florida, has an ever-changing selection of brand name and designer label clothing and accessories for women, as well as a men’s corner of casual and business attire. On Wednesday, Oct. 26, Town of Warwick Supervisor Michael…

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Twenty-five gymnastics teams are expected to compete Feb. 26-28  Orange County Sports Club will present the Sports Fitness and Fun Gymnastics Teams’ sixth annual Florida In February Invitational. The competition will be held at the OCSC from Friday, Feb. 26, through Sunday, Feb. 28. Twenty-five gymnastics teams from the Northeast will represent the United States…

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Roe Brothers will host a “Ladies Night Out” on Friday, Oct. 23, from 7 to 9 p.m., to allow its customers to experience the newly renovated and updated store first-hand. “We are so excited about our new look and all the home improvement merchandise we now offer that we want to throw a party,” Tim…

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Chumley’s BBQ and Catering, 56 North Main St., in the Village of Florida, has been offering a popular selection of barbecue favorites for almost 13 years. Patrons praise their award-winning ribs as well as Downstate Texas Brisket, classic rotisserie chicken, Tennessee pulled pork and Chumley’s own tailgate steak along with many other classic dishes as…

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The Orange County Sports Club celebrated its re-brand with a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Aug. 14. President of OCSC Eric Muhlrad, Director of Operations Kevin Byrket and members of the staff welcomed Orange County Executive Steven M. Neuhaus, Orange County Chamber of Commerce President Lynn Cione, James Danella, owner of Media Vision Advertising, along with members…

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Warwick’s store front and home-based businesses on display in one place for the eighth year in row Seventy-seven businesses and organizations and more than 1,000 visitors participated in Community Showcase, formerly known as EXPO and now in its eighth year. The recent Warwick Valley Chamber of Commerce business showcase was held at the Middle School…

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Warwick Chamber of Commerce reports 53 ribbon cuttings and 87 new memberships during the year Once again, there were far more entrepreneurs throughout the Town of Warwick who decided to take a risk and expand or open new businesses in 2014 than those who closed their doors. The Warwick business community saw a record number…

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