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Pisco Sour Peruvian Restaurant Bar & Grill Ribbon Cutting January 6th 2017

Pisco Sour Peruvian Restaurant Bar & Grill Ribbon Cutting January 6th 2017

Pisco Sour Peruvian Restaurant Bar & Grill Ribbon Cutting took place January 6th 2017. Located at 14 North Street. Pisco Sour is a Peruvian restaurant with roasted chicken, seafood, soups, lomos great cooking and price as well as great service. Welcome to the neighborhood!

Equilibrium Brewery Ribbon Cutting December 15th 2016

Equilibrium Brewery Ribbon Cutting December 15th 2016

Equilibrium Brewery Ribbon Cutting from December 15th 2016. Located at 22 Henry Street. The founders and owners are Ricardo Petroni and Peter Oates both with graduate degrees from M.I.T. in environmental engineering, which provides mastery of concentrations of “stuff” in water.Equilibrium will insert itself in the beer market by selling cans and kegged beer to bars and restaurants in the initial local market: Orange, Sullivan, Rockland, Ulster, and Westchester counties

The 2016 Annual Christmas Tree

The 2016 Annual Christmas Tree

Wednesday, November 16, 2016 marked the arrival of the Downtown Middletown Christmas Tree. The tree was donated by Jillian Ye, and was cut on Ashley Ave. on the Middletown Community Campus. John Tresch of JHM Tree Service, cut the tree around 8:30 a.m. and it was erected in Festival Square at approximately 10:45 a.m. The Middletown Police Department escorted Regional Trucking as they transport the tree from Ashley Ave. to Festival Square. Mark Pengal and a crew of City Department of Public Works employees supervised. The International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers will decorate the Tree with lights on Sunday, November 20, 2016. Don’t forget to join us on Friday, November 25th at Festival Square for our Annual Tree Lighting and Parade. Festivities begin at 6 PM, and Parade step off taking place at 6:30! Followed by a Free showing of It’s A Wonderful Life taking place at The Paramount Theatre. Plus don’t forget that Silver Bell Saturday is taking place Saturday, November 26th. Shop local this holiday season!

Photos From The Run4Downtown Press Conference

Photos From The Run4Downtown Press Conference

Photos from the August 4th 2016 Run4Downtown Press Conference. The Run4Downtown is taking place August 20th.

Latin Festival 2016

Latin Festival 2016

Pictures from the 2016 Latin Festival from June 25th at Thrall Park

Da Tang Supermarket Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting

Da Tang Supermarket Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting

Photos from the Da Tang Supermarket Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting! Taken on May 27th 2016 at 10 East Main Street. With a weekend fresh fish counter and a sushi bar, its definitly a must see in our neighborhood.

Summer Concert Series 2016 - Charlie Lang

Summer Concert Series 2016 - Charlie Lang

Taken on May 26th 2016 at The Sweet Summer Sounds on North, apart of the 2016 Summer Concert Series

New Town Clock on North Street

New Town Clock on North Street

The New Town Clock has come to North Street! The clock was installed by Rotolo & Son Company outside of Something Sweet Cafe. The funds were donated by The Run 4 Downtown Proceed. Many thanks to the Run 4 Downtown Commitee for donating the funds.

 Middletown Community Health Center is joining The Horton Complex

Middletown Community Health Center is joining The Horton Complex

At a press conference on March 17th, it was announced that The Middletown Community Health Center is going to be moving to the Horton Complex! Super exciting news. Seen Speaking: Mayor Joseph M DeStefano, Theresa Butler, CEO of Middletown Community Health Center, Dr. Joseph Lanza, Tony Danza, and Dr. Jerry Cammarata.

EPOCH Heart of Downtown Photo Award Ceremony 12-5

EPOCH Heart of Downtown Photo Award Ceremony 12-5

Pictures from the EPOCH Heart of Downtown Photo Award Ceremony from December 5th 2015 at Festival Square

Press Conference Pictures - November 13th 2015

Press Conference Pictures - November 13th 2015

Mayor Joseph DeStefano and Council President Miguel Rodrigues will be announcing Michelson Studio II, a significant economic development project for the City of Middletown. Michelson Studio II is a New York State qualified production facility and is nearing completion. Once completed, Michelson Studio II will be one of the largest sound and movie stage studio's in the Hudson Valley and New York State.
Michelson Studio II is a 60,000 square foot former railroad car repair facility which boasts, among other things, 60 foot ceilings and state-of-the-art design and lighting. Michelson Studio II is expected to place Middletown at the center of filmmaking in the Northeast while also producing jobs and infusing dollars into the community.
In attendance will be Eric Michelson, a native of Hollywood and principal of Michelson Studio II and Michelson Studio (Manhattan), an 8,000 square foot photo and movie studio located in New York City, and Stephanie Aubin, long-time manager of Michelson Studio and future manager of Michelson Studio II. Mr. Michelson will discuss his investment and plans for Michelson Studio II. Also in attendance will be Stuart Cornfeld, a distinguished Hollywood producer known for such films as David Lynch’s "The Elephant Man”, Steven Soderbergh’s “Kafka”, Guillermo del Toro’s “Mimic”, Tropic Thunder, Zoolander, Megamind, The Secret Life of Walter Mitty

Middletown Holiday Tree Arrival 2015

Middletown Holiday Tree Arrival 2015

Check out our photos from our 2015 tree arrival! Starting at the Levi Residents all the way to Festival Square! Remember this years tree lighting is taking place Friday, November 27th, with festivities starting at 6 PM.
Thank you very much, to the following groups, without whom this would not have been possible:
The Levi Family for the donation of this years Spruce Tree
Regional Trucking, for the transportation and machinery used for cutting the tree.
John Tresch of J H M Tree Services, for cutting and trimming our tree.
The City of Middletown DPW & Recreations and Park Department, for the machinery and man power.
And the combined efforts in the spirit of Municipal Cooperation of the Town of Wallkill and The City of Middletown Police Departments in blocking off traffic and escorting our lovely tree to festival square.
As well as Rotolo & Son Inc. Electrical Contractors, for placing the lights on the tree
Summer Concert Series - Murali Coryell

Summer Concert Series - Murali Coryell

Pictures taken August 21st, at Festival Square, in Middletown, NY.

Summer Concert Series - John Bendy Quartet

Summer Concert Series - John Bendy Quartet

Pictures taken August 20th 2015, at the park adjacent to Something Sweet, in Middletown NY.

The 2015 Run 4 Downtown

The 2015 Run 4 Downtown

Pictures from August 15th, 2015 at the 10th annual Orange Regional Medical Center's Run 4 Downtown. Pictures also include trophies being handed out, and The Taste of The Town. It was a great day! Congradulations to all the participants.

Summer Concert Series - Chloe Borthwick and Ava Heatley

Summer Concert Series - Chloe Borthwick and Ava Heatley

Pictures taken August 14th, at the park adjacent to Something Sweet, in Middletown, NY.

Summer Concert Series - Elissa Jones Trio

Summer Concert Series - Elissa Jones Trio

Taken August 13th, at the park adjacent to Something Sweet, in Middletown, NY.

Summer Concert Series - Jenna Esposito

Summer Concert Series - Jenna Esposito

Taken August 7th, at Festival Square, in Middletown, NY

Summer Concert Series - Lot 14

Summer Concert Series - Lot 14

Taken July 31st 2015 at Festival Square, Middletown NY.

Summer Concert Series - One Swift Kick

Summer Concert Series - One Swift Kick

Taken July 24th, at Festival Square, in Middletown, NY.

Summer Concert Series - Tom Quinn

Summer Concert Series - Tom Quinn

Taken July 23rd, at the park adjacent to Something Sweet, in Middletown, NY.

Summer Concert Series - The Shallows

Summer Concert Series - The Shallows

Taken July 17th at Festival Square, in Middletown, NY

Summer Concert Series - Harrison Street Band

Summer Concert Series - Harrison Street Band

Taken July 10th at Festival Square, in Middletown, NY

Summer Concert Series - Joey Arminio & The Family

Summer Concert Series - Joey Arminio & The Family

Taken July 3rd at Festival Square, in Middletown, NY

Summer Concert Series - Julie & Ken

Summer Concert Series - Julie & Ken

Taken July 2nd 2015, at the park adjacent to Something Sweet, in Middletown, NY.

Summer Concert Series - Groovey Tuesday

Summer Concert Series - Groovey Tuesday

Taken June 19th 2015, at Festival Square, in Middletown, NY.

Middletown Court House Moving To South Street

Middletown Court House Moving To South Street

Pictures From The June 4th, 2015 Press Conference about the move of the Middletown City Court from James Street, by purchasing the vacant Federal Court House located on South Street.

YMCA Press Conference

YMCA Press Conference

Click here to check out Pictures from the Press Conference Held on November 21st. The YMCA of Middletown held a press conference to Thank Rich and Maryanne Rowley & D.W. and Christine Porto for their contribution to the Save the Last Lap Fund. With just over 180 days left in the Save The Last Lap Campaign, there is still time to donate today! Visit their website Savethelastlap.org for more information about the Y, the stories of individuals whose lives have been changed by the current pool, facts and figures, and how to make your own donation!

Middletown Holiday Tree Arrival

Middletown Holiday Tree Arrival

Our Annual Holiday Tree has arrived at Festival Square. Many Thanks to Keith Reddick for the donation of the tree. Regional Trucking for the transportation and some machinery. John Tresch of J H M Tree Services for cutting and trimming our tree. The City of Middletown DPW and Parks and Recreations Department. And the combined efforts in spirit of municipal cooperation of the City of Middletown and Town of Wallkill Police Departments. Don't forget to come out and join us for our Parade and Tree Lighting, November 28th at 6 PM

Grand Opening of Diana's Treasures

Grand Opening of Diana's Treasures

The BID is happy to welcome Diana's Treasures, Antiques & Collectibles, located at 5 East Main Street! Pictures are from opening day, October 3rd, 2014. We wish the family much success!

Vincent Dino Recognition Ceremony

Vincent Dino Recognition Ceremony

On September 26th, 2014, the City honored Vincent Dino outside of the former site of Dino's Lounge. Dino was known for attracting national acts during the Rock & Roll Era, such as Chubby Checker, Little Anthony & the Imperials, the Dupree's, the Coasters and a host of other local bands.  Dino's influence spanned beyond local night life to many youngsters who grew up playing organized sports. A plaque recognized the Middletown all-star and was unveiled in his honor.

The Grand Opening of Wild Soul Yoga Studio

The Grand Opening of Wild Soul Yoga Studio

The Middletown BID is pleased to Welcome Wild Soul Yoga Studio to the downtown area. Pictures are from the Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting on September 12th, 2014.

The Grand Opening of Kindred

The Grand Opening of Kindred

The Middletown BID is pleased to Welcome Kindred to the downtown area. Pictures are from the Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting on September 12th, 2014.

Aaron Tveit Honorary Street Dedication

Aaron Tveit Honorary Street Dedication

Photos from the Honorary Street Dedication for Aaron Tveit outside of the Paramount Theatre on August 31st 2014.

Summer Concert Series 2014

Summer Concert Series 2014

Pictures From our 2014 Summer Concert Series. Taken at Festival Square & The Park Adjacent to Something Sweet.

The Grand Opening of Zaria's Fine Dining

The Grand Opening of Zaria's Fine Dining

The Middletown BID is pleased to Welcome Zaria's Fine Dining to the downtown area. Pictures are from the Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting on August 28th 2014. For more information, visit our article on our new resturant

The 2014 Run 4 Downtown

The 2014 Run 4 Downtown

Here are pictures from today’s Ninth Annual Orange Regional Medical Center Run 4 Downtown. Thank you to all who were involved, either as a sponsor or as a participant. We had a great crowd today, and we took a lot of pictures. Feel free to browse through. We would like to specially thank Something Sweet Dessert Cafe, Mid-City Transit, The YMCA of Middletown, Shoprite of Middletown, Poor Bobby’s Hard Times Tavern, WellCare, and Warwick Valley Winery & Distillery. For full result list visit run4downtown.org. Remember, all proceeds go to revitalization of our Downtown area!

Night Out Against Crime

Night Out Against Crime

August 5th marked another successful Night Out Against Crime, Sponsored by The Neighborhood Watch! Thanks to all who came out in support! Feel free to browse the photos and tag your friends and family.

Run 4 Downtown Press Conference

Run 4 Downtown Press Conference

A Press Conference was held at Something Sweet July 31st about the Run 4 Downtown taking place August 16th at 9 AM. Registration is still going on so feel free to visit run4downtown.org to learn more today.

Touro College Tour

Touro College Tour

Feel free to browse through and check out the updates made to former Horton Hospital.

The Grand Opening Of The War Veterans Memorial Pool

The Grand Opening Of The War Veterans Memorial Pool

June 30th was the Grand Opening of the War Veterans Memorial Pool. To see the Full Article about the pool, please visit here

Our 2014 Stars and Stripes Celebration

Our 2014 Stars and Stripes Celebration

Enjoy browsing our photos from this years Stars and Stripes Celebration. Thank you to everyone who helped make this a wonderful and eventful day for the entire community!

Grand Opening of Sugar Shack

Grand Opening of Sugar Shack

 Check it out, Pictures from the Grand Opening of The Sugar Shack. Located on King Street!

Grand Opening of Maranatha II

Grand Opening of Maranatha II

Pictures from the Grand Opening of Maranatha II, located on North Street

Local Businesses

Local Businesses

Pictures from all of our Local Businesses. Feel free to browse through and enjoy.

Farmer's Market

Farmer's Market

Pictures from our Farmer's Market. Running from June to October on Saturday Mornings at Cottage Street and Railroad Ave.

Tree Lighting Ceremony

Tree Lighting Ceremony

Pictures from our Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony! Taking place at Festival Square.