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By Nancy Blaker Weber, Better Homes and Gardens Rand Realty
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As we experience record low temperatures here in the Nyack’s with it’s Victorian homes as a Nyack Realtor I always tell my clients to do the following to winterize their homes. Change the furnace filters. Run the ceiling fans in reverse which will force the warm air down. Winterize the water line...

By Nancy Blaker Weber, Better Homes and Gardens Rand Realty
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http://www.nancybweber.com/2016/02/04/chirping-smoke-alarm-in-nyack/ This winter we wanted to save money on our heating bill. My husband bought all new Honeywell Programmable thermostats. We set the thermostats to go down to 64 degrees.at 10:00PM.About a week ago around 2:00AM we were awakened tb...

By Nancy Blaker Weber, Better Homes and Gardens Rand Realty
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 It is the Christmas New Year break and the kids are home, and we as parents try and figure out what activities are fun to do together. Well I was on Facebook and noticed a post that told me our Nyack Library had free passes to the Museum of Natural History. I went over to the library and lo and ...

By Nancy Blaker Weber, Better Homes and Gardens Rand Realty
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If you are like me when you approach the recycling bins you aren’t sure what goes where. There are so many recycling myths and misunderstandings floating around. If you are trying to do it correctly you will need to inquire at different sources.The most important point is that recycling is decide...

By Nancy Blaker Weber, Better Homes and Gardens Rand Realty
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There is a relatively new business in town. It is called D.S.Z. Barbers. At this moment I am not sure what the the letters stand for, but ask when you drop in for a really pampered haircut and shave.The proprietors actually refer to their shop as a man cave. My husband stopped n based on the reco...

By Nancy Blaker Weber, Better Homes and Gardens Rand Realty
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 Weather permitting Nyack is the place to be  to see dueling fireworks displays fill the sky over the Hudson River. The Village of Nyack will launch their aerial show from the west bank at about the same time Sleepy Hollow will light up the skies from the east side of the river, shortly before 9P...

By Nancy Blaker Weber, Better Homes and Gardens Rand Realty
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For a truly amusing evening come to the Nyack Library to celebrate the 70th Anniversary of V.E. Day. Co-authors Elizabeth Sayles and Rick Beyer will be there for a lively discussion of their new book about this very theatrical U.S. Army unit. It is the true story of an incredible group of artists...

By Nancy Blaker Weber, Better Homes and Gardens Rand Realty
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    As we endure one of the coldest winters in recent memory it is important to take steps to prevent your pipes from freezing. I just went through the experience, and it is not pretty. We woke up about a week ago with very little water pressure . Having lived in an old house for over 20 years I ...

By Nancy Blaker Weber, Better Homes and Gardens Rand Realty
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There is a lot of activity in Nyack’s future , so it is a good thing that.the village has received a $200,000 grant to update its master plan. This seems like a good idea in light of the following future projects that face the village .   In Nyack, the near-future holds the prospect for a lot of ...

By Nancy Blaker Weber, Better Homes and Gardens Rand Realty
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One of my favorite Nyack traditions occurs this weekend . This Saturday 12/6 we are  ushering in the holidays with seasonal music, hot chocolate and special holiday readings from 4-6pm at Veterans Park Gazebo on Main at Cedar Street at the Nyack Chamber of Commerce’s Annual Tree Lighting celebrat...

By Nancy Blaker Weber, Better Homes and Gardens Rand Realty
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A Nyack tradition for 27 years  the Nyack Halloween Parade will be held on Saturday October 25. Only rivaled by the Halloween Parade in Greenwich Village  this is an event not to be missed by families, singles, and anyone who wants to have a good time. Parade will step off at 5:30PM, but excited ...

By Nancy Blaker Weber, Better Homes and Gardens Rand Realty
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Mark September 20 in your calendars.  Join the Nyack Park Conservancy for an evening of cocktails and community on the banks of the Hudson River. The Nyack Park Conservancy is involved in the revitalization of Nyack Memorial Park including a brand new playground with a really cool slide built in ...

By Nancy Blaker Weber, Better Homes and Gardens Rand Realty
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We have been thinking about adding a proper master bedroom and enlarging our kitchen for a few years now, and recently decided to take the plunge. We called in about 3 contractors to get estimates. The estimates were all very close to each other, but were much more than we wanted to spend.We made...

By Nancy Blaker Weber, Better Homes and Gardens Rand Realty
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It’s that time of the year again where parents with young children have to figure out what their kids are doing this summer. Thankfully for parents in Rockland County there are many choices in all price ranges. Depending on the age of your kids the first decision would be day camp versus sleep aw...

By Donna Cox
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Nyack Boat Club’s three hundred foot pier with docks and hook ups for power and water. Out my window, just beyond the snow-capped trees, is the picturesque Hudson Riverwith a thick blanket of clouds covering the icy gray water. On days like this, my mind can’t help but wander to thoughts of warm...

By Nancy Blaker Weber, Better Homes and Gardens Rand Realty
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Take heart spring and Hudson Valley Restaurant week are just around the corner.  What better way to celebrate the culture of the Hudson Valley than through its myriad restaurants.  Mark your calendars - Hudson Valley Restaurant Week returns March 10-23, 2014. With more than 180 restaurants partic...

By Nancy Blaker Weber, Better Homes and Gardens Rand Realty
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Hopefully we will not lose power here in Rockland County, but in case we do and you are going to use a generator please remember the following points . Before installing a generator, be sure to properly disconnect from your utility electrical service.  Have your generator installed by a licensed ...

By Nancy Blaker Weber, Better Homes and Gardens Rand Realty
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Mark your calendars or your iPhones  -  the Garden Club of Nyack’s annual Flower Show is  March 29 2014! The location is the Nyack Elementary School  at 336 North Broadway in Upper Nyack. You can bring your entries to the school either Friday March 28 between 7:30 PM and 8:30PM or Saturday March ...

By Nancy Blaker Weber, Better Homes and Gardens Rand Realty
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Great news the Nyack Farmer's Market will now be here in Nyack on both Thursdays and Saturdays starting this summer. This is a no brainer. People who work 9-5 were not able to shop on Thursdays as the market closed at 2. The Nyack village board sensitive to local business needs questioned shop ow...

By Nancy Blaker Weber, Better Homes and Gardens Rand Realty
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2014 New Year’s Eve Fireworks in Nyack are the place to ring in the New Year.  If you looking for a wonderful place to celebrate the New Year I would suggest Nyack’s Memorial Park as the place to be. The Village of Nyack will partner with Piermont and Haverstraw to celebrate the New Year with fir...

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