GWL Winter Carnival ready to rock President’s Day weekend

Greenwood Lake. With a full slate of local entertainment, the second annual Greenwood Lake Winter Carnival is ready to rock President’s Day weekend and banish the winter blues. Hosted by the Village of Greenwood Lake and the Greenwood Lake Chamber of Commerce, the free event is scheduled for Feb. 15 and 16 at the Thomas…

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Polar Plungers Raise Money for Warwick Humane Society

The Warwick Valley Humane Society (WVHS) held their fifth annual “Go Jump in the Lake” Polar Plunge on Sun., Feb. 17 at the Thomas P. Morahan Waterfront Park during the Greenwood Lake Winter Carnival and it was a big success. The annual event is fun for both plungers and spectators and is a quite a…

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Polar Bear Plunge raises $4,500 for Warwick Valley Humane Society

In wave after wave, brave souls freely jumped into the icy waters of Greenwood Lake last Sunday afternoon to raise money for the Warwick Valley Humane Society. The Polar Bear Plunge was part of the Breezy Point Inn’s 19th annual Winter Carnival. Donations from the crowd and the entry fees of the lake jumpers generated…

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Take the ‘Polar Plunge’

Warwick Valley Humane Society schedules its annual jump-in-the-lake fund raiser at Breezy Point on Feb. 18  It’s time again to go jump in the lake. And although there may or may not be ice to break through for this event, one thing is certain: The water in Greenwood Lake will be cold. At 3 p.m.…

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Yeah, it was cold

Warwick Valley Humane Society raises $1,400 at ‘Go Jump in the Lake’ Polar Plunge in Greenwood Lake  The air temperature Sunday afternoon in Greenwood Lake was 9 degrees. The water temperature was 34. And six men and four women jumped into Greenwood Lake to help raise money for the Warwick Valley Humane Society’s second annual…

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Humane Society plans ‘Polar Plunge’ at Breezy Point on Feb. 15

One thing is certain. The water will be cold. At 2 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 15, the Warwick Valley Humane Society will host its first “Polar Plunge” fund-raising event for its shelter’s homeless residents. The event, somewhat similar to those New Year’s Day polar plunges held at Coney Island, will take place at Greenwood Lake’s…

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