It was picture perfect weather on Thursday evening, Aug. 24, for the crowds of ladies and more than a few men who came out to enjoy the twentieth annual celebration of “Ladies Night Out” and “Queen for a Day.” Twenty years ago Warwick businesswoman Colleen Brennan came up with the idea, which began with…

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The Village of Warwick’s annual Sidewalk Sale will be held Saturday, July 8, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, July 9, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. New for this year is that chairperson of the event, Corrine Iurato, has introduced “Pickers Paradise,” featuring antiques and all things vintage, salvaged, reclaimed and upcycled.…

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For the sixth consecutive year, Ladies Night, held this past August, also benefited Safe Homes of Orange County, a nonprofit organization whose mission is to eliminate all forms of domestic violence through education, outreach and providing services to individuals and families affected by domestic abuse. And on Wednesday, Oct. 19, Corrine Iurato, chair of Ladies…

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The Applefest 2015 Committee has opened this year’s T-shirt Design Competition. The competition is open to all Warwick residents, including students. Adult and student entrants are encouraged to submit one or more designs, and the winning adult design will be printed on T-shirts to be sold at Applefest on Sunday, October 4. The submission deadline…

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  The Village of Warwick Merchant’s Guild has scheduled their 17th Annual “Ladies Night Out” for Thursday, August 21 from 2:00 – 9:00 pm in downtown Warwick to benefit Safe Homes of Orange County, a nonprofit organization whose mission is to eliminate all forms of domestic violence through education, outreach and provision of services to…

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The Applefest 2014 Committee has opened this year’s T-shirt Design Competition. The competition is open to all residents of Warwick, including Florida and Greenwood Lake. Adult and student entrants are encouraged to submit one or more designs, and the winning design will be printed on T-shirts to be sold at Applefest on Sunday, Oct. 5.…

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Although the media reported a disappointing holiday season for brick and mortar retail stores in general, the consensus of the downtown Warwick merchants was quite different. “Although the season was a week shorter due to a late Thanksgiving and there were a few days of rough weather, the holiday season was very strong at Newhard’s,”…

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Voting for the second annual Gingerbread House contest ended Dec. 21. And on Jan. 2, the winners of the family and individual categories were announced at an award presentation. The individual Gingerbread Contest award went to Hannelore Vogler for her creation, “German Christmas Box” placed at Etched in Time. The winner of the family division was…

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Chamber and Merchants Guild seeks sponsors Holiday decorations can often be gaudy and commercial looking. With that in mind, Village of Warwick officials and members of the Warwick Valley Chamber of Commerce and Merchants Guild have been looking for alternatives that would enhance the Villages Historic District with a distinctive element during the holiday season.…

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Beginning Tuesday, Oct. 1, those teal colored ribbons throughout the Village of Warwick will be replaced by pink ribbons. Rain or shine, the second annual Pink Friday, a celebration to support the battle against breast cancer, will take place on Friday evening, Oct. 11, from 3 to 9 p.m. Pink Friday is again sponsored by…

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It may seem a little too early to report that the annual Sidewalk Sale has been scheduled for Friday, July 12 through Sunday, July 14, but this year is different.The Warwick Merchants not only need vendors, they need used books and they need them now. Tim Mullally, co-owner of Style Counsel and co-chair of the…

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May 5th event to benefit St. Anthony Community Hospital and The Warwick Historical Society Inspired by the PBS television series, “Downton Abbey,” the Warwick Merchants Guild is offering a raffle prize of a trip to the United Kingdom to visit Highclere Castle, where the Masterpiece Series is film.The drawing will be held Sunday, May 5,…

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Attention all brides to be. The third annual Warwick Bridal Trail, sponsored by Price Chopper of Warwick and Corwin Florist and Greenhouse will be held on Saturday, Sept. 15. “No wedding would be complete without a visit to the Warwick Bridal Trail,” said event chair Nicole Repose. “From food to flowers to bridal gowns and…

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Late shoppers and anyone not sure of what someone might like as a gift may find a solution to their problem with gift certificates.Warwick Merchant Guild Committee leaders Mary Beth Schlichting, owner of Frazzleberries, Debbie Iurato, treasurer and co-owner of Peck’s Wines & Liquors, and Nicole Repose, co-owner of Etched in Time Engraving, suggest that…

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