Orange County Executive Steven Neuhaus has been working over 12-hour days to keep on top of the COVID-19 coronavirus. During the week on Mondays through Fridays around 8:45 a.m., Neuhaus calls local radio station WTBQ to provide updates about the health crisis in the County. To listen to the County Executive, tune in to 1110…

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The Jolly Onion in Pine Island recently celebrated their one year anniversary with the ribbon cutting ceremony. Chef/Operator Armand Vanderstigchel, owner Thomas Mastrantoni, Town Supervisor Michael Sweeton, Orange County Legislator Paul Ruszkiewicz, Pine Island Chamber President Leonard DeBuck, employees of the Jolly Onion, & members of the Pine Island Chamber of Commerce were in attendance.…

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Newly renovated and revived restaurant is again one of the most popular restaurants in the Hudson Valley. First established in 1965, Ye Jolly Onion Inn, at 625 Glenwood Road in the heart of Pine Island, became one of the most well-known restaurant destinations in the region. It was closed for a few recent years but…

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Record crowd enjoys great food, music and weather. The weather was picture perfect on Tuesday evening, Sept. 10, and with more than 300 tickets sold, it was a record turnout for the 25th annual Taste of Warwick Everyone gathered in the huge tent and on the patio to mingle with friends and sample gourmet dishes…

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The Warwick Valley Chamber of Commerce will host its 25th Annual Taste of Warwick on Tues., Sept. 10 between 6 to 9 p.m. at the Warwick Valley Winery, located at 114 Little York Road. The Taste of Warwick event is an annual event featuring fine food and drink that any dining connoisseur will not want to…

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It’s time to purchase your tickets to the Party in the Park, the annual fundraiser to benefit the Warwick Historical Society on Saturday, August 24 from 6 to 9 p.m. This year’s event will feature a catered dinner by Grappa Ristorante, locally crafted hard cider from Pennings, cold beer from the Glenmere Brewing Company, a…

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Nancy Scheinert fondly remembers her children frolicking in the playground at the Pine Island Park about 20 years ago. However, fast forward to 2019, and the Recreation Camp Director was not so fond of the outdated, non-ADA compliant equipment. “It was definitely time for new playground equipment,” she said. Today, thanks to a grant from…

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Warwick will celebrate its wonderful area restaurants, chefs, farms, wineries, breweries and sense of community as the Warwick Valley Chamber of Commerce and the Warwick Valley Winery & Distillery host the 25th annual Taste of Warwick on Tues., Sept. 10 (rain date: Wed., Sept. 11) at the Warwick Valley Winery, located at 114 Little York…

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The Hudson Valley Jazz Festival was founded in 2009 and is now celebrating 10 years of presenting the region’s deep resource of jazz talent in a variety of venues throughout the region. This year’s Festival will be held from Thurs., Aug. 8 through Sun., Aug. 11. The opening night of the Festival will be held…

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The Pine Island Chamber of Commerce will host and sponsor a free, family friendly day of music on Sat., Aug. 10 at 12:30 p.m. in the Pine Island Park, located off of Kay Rd. The Rock Underground from Greenwood Lake and the Warwick School of Music will perform. Starting at 5 p.m., the Roland Vazquez…

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It’s been 25 years since Frank Truatt purchased WTBQ (AM 1100/FM 93.5), a community radio station based in Warwick and broadcasting in Orange and Sullivan counties And at 10 a.m. on Monday, July 1, the station, located at 179 Sanfordville Road, will host an anniversary celebration and everyone is invited. Guests will have an opportunity…

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Although there was heavy rain at times, rare for Mother’s Day, the vendors were in place and shoppers turned out for the 26th annual Warwick Valley Farmers’ Market on Sunday, May 12. The Warwick Valley Farmers’ Market will now be open every Sunday from May 12 through November 24 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.…

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