Holmes comes home: Inside “Escape” writer & Rockland native Rupert Holmes’ path from Nanuet and back

Holmes comes home: Inside “Escape” writer & Rockland native Rupert Holmes’ path from Nanuet and back

Do you like piña coladas? For a long time, singer-songwriter and Nanuet native Rupert Holmes sure didn’t…but only because fans kept offering him the fruity drinks after his 1979 Billboard No. 1 hit single “Escape.” More widely known as “The Piña Colada Song,” the smash sensation branded Holmes as the artist behind what would come […]

Marianna Afentouli’s fine arts exhibition inspires

Marianna Afentouli’s fine arts exhibition inspires

On Monday, April 1, internationally recognized artist Marianna Afentouli presented her second solo fine arts exhibition entitled “Byzantine Art & Symbolism” to a 41-member international audience with a reception in the Gallery of the Nanuet Public Library. The exhibit—organized by Adult Program Coordinator Kristen McInerney—will stay standing until May 31, allowing members of the public […]