Time capsule designed by David Brandt donated for Village of Warwick’s upcoming 150th anniversary celebration The Village of Warwick will celebrate its 150th anniversary – or Sesquicentennial – in 2017 and it will be an all year event beginning as early as New Year’s Eve. In the 1860s when the new Warwick Valley Railroad choose…

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They must be doing something right. On Thursday, January 7, Mayor Michael Newhard and members of the Warwick Valley Chamber of Commerce joined co-owners Bo Kennedy and Chad Wieber to celebrate the fifth anniversary of Taco Hombre Mexican Restaurant at 93 Main Street. Taco Hombre has been a success story ever since January 2011 when…

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WARWICK — The Big Apple finally figured out where the real apples are — Warwick! A New York City based trend-driven website, Stylecaster.com, recently named Warwick as a top-10 place for a weekend escape. On the site, Warwick is highlighted under the section “The Vivant” — a person with superb taste in travel, shopping, nightlife…

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Town of Warwick Deputy Supervisor James Gerstner, Village Mayor Michael Newhard and members of the Warwick Valley Chamber of Commerce joined owner and curator Valerie Lacey for the official grand opening of Warwick Valley Art Works Showcase & Gallery on Monday, Jan. 27. Art Works, located at 2 Oakland Avenue which is diagonally across from…

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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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Pie eating contests, drawings and prizes mark the family-friendly day on Sunday, Jan. 26 Celebrate National Pie Day at Noble Pies in Warwick with, what else, a pie-eating contest. This fun, family event takes place on Sunday, Jan. 26, at 3 p.m. The celebration includes pie-eating contests for children and adults, drawings for prizes, and…

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This year, for the first time, holiday decorations along Main Street have included custom-made lanterns, designed and manufactured by John Redman, to enhance the Village of Warwick’s Historic District. – See more at: Warwick Advertiser Online

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On Sunday, Dec. 8, a diesel locomotive pulling a train of railroad cars made a stop in Warwick on its way to Walden. It was the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve’s Toys for Tots Special and the stop was an opportunity for volunteers from Warwick and other Orange County communities along the way to deliver the…

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You are invited to be part of this tradition by submitting your creative gingerbread house entry beginning Saturday, Dec. 7. Last year the Warwick Merchant Guild started this new tradition with its first annual Gingerbread Contest during the celebration of Home for the Holidays. And judges, last year, declared Mike Byro of nearby Hewitt, N.J.,…

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G’s Restaurant, 32-34 Main Street, celebrated a grand reopening with an official ribbon cutting ceremony on Tuesday, October 1. Owners Glen and Joann Kim and their staff, who were on hand to welcome some familiar faces as well as some new ones, were joined by Town of Warwick Supervisor and members of the Warwick Valley…

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Weather permitting, the popular Warwick Farmers Market will remain open until the weekend before Thanksgiving Day. The music continues and although a few partners, because of seasonal or other obligations, will leave, they will be replaced by others to provide visitors with an interesting and healthful experience. Situated in the South Street Parking lot the…

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It seems that Applefest, Warwick’s largest and most well attended event, has always enjoyed pretty good weather. Although, in 1989, the very first Applefest was almost wiped out by Hurricane Hugo, which struck this area in the early afternoon. Since then, however, it’s generally been clear sailing. But on Sunday, October 6, a light, or…

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  Town of Warwick Supervisor Michael Sweeton, Village of Warwick Mayor Michael Newhard and members of the Warwick Valley Chamber of Commerce joined Kate Case on May 30 outside the Chamber’s “Caboose” office for the grand opening of her Arbonne Products business.Arbonne Products are a health and wellness line that covers the gamut of skin…

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Warwick Historical Society to host a photographic ramble through Amity, Greenwood Lake, Florida, Edenville, Pine Island, Bellvale as well as Warwick Village The Warwick Historical Society will host “On The Streets Where You Live: An historic photographic ramble through Warwick villages and hamlets” on Tuesday, June 4, at 7 p.m. at the A.W. Buckbee Center.The…

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