Funeral Arrangements for Victor Overton

The viewing and funeral will occur at the Pilgrim Baptist Church at 80 N. Franklin Street. Viewing: Monday, June 8, 2015: 2pm - 4pm and 7pm - 9pm Tuesday, June 9, 2015: 9am - 10:45am Funeral: Tuesday, June 9, 2015:  11am Donations: Donations may be made in memory to: Victor G. Overton's Children's Education Fund c/o Nyack Village Hall 9 N. Broadway Nyack, NY   10960 … [Read more...]

ART WALK 2015 JUNE 19 – 21 – 10th ANNIVERSARY


Friends of the Nyacks proudly announces ART WALK 2015—10th Anniversary. The theme this year is “10 to the 10th power...a decade of art” Art has the power to transform, to illuminate, to educate, inspire and motivate.” Harvey Fierstein. This quote so vividly depicts the vision of ART WALK from the first event in 2006 through this year’s 10th anniversary. The artists’ world is without … [Read more...]

Sad news for our Village


I am devastated to have to let you all know that Victor Overton, our beloved DPW head, died last night after a long and hard fought illness. We all adored Vic, his quick laugh and his unbelievable willingness to help everyone in this village with anything they needed.  I often remind people that while all of us slept soundly in the quiet of a snowstorm, it was Vic who climbed out of his warm … [Read more...]

7th Annual Nyack African American Day Festival


Nyack, NY -- Nyack celebrates its seventh annual African American Day on Saturday, May 2nd at 12noon with a multicultural festival. There will be food, music, dancing, and various forms of entertainment in Nyack's Memorial Park. Due to unforeseen circumstances, there will be no parade this year. New to the festivities this year: ‘3-on-3 basketball tournament’, an all-day event beginning at … [Read more...]

Celebrate spring and Arbor Day!

Celebrate spring and Arbor Day this Saturday morning at 11 in Memorial Park. Celebrate Nyack's becoming a Tree City USA. and find out who won the Trees of the Nyacks Photo Contest. There will be leaf-shaped cookies for all, some fresh news about trees in the Nyacks, and a little history about Arbor Day. We’ll hand out three prizes to the top-ranked contest entries, raffle-off a copy of the Tree ID … [Read more...]