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Measles Outbreak has Rockland Health Officials Urging Residents to get Immunized

County health officials say there is a measles outbreak in the county and they are urging anyone who might need a measles vaccination to get it. At a press conference today, Rockland County Commissioner of Health Doctor Patricia Schnabel Ruppert said there are now 11 confirmed measles cases in the County, 5 primary cases and 6 […]

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Bronx Man Arrested after Three-Car Crash in Nanuet

A Bronx man has been arrested and charged in Monday’s three-car accident that closed Route 59 eastbound in Nanuet for hours and sent four to area hospitals. Clarkstown police detective Peter Walker says 41 year-old Rohan Brijlall crashed his SUV into two other cars that had stopped in the right lane after a fender-bender, fled […]

Independent Candidate for NYS Governor Holds Open Forum in Suffern

The former mayor of Syracuse who is mounting an independent campaign for Governor was at the Crowne Plaza in Suffern meeting with area voters Wednesday night. When asked about term limits, which she supports, and corruption, Stephanie Miner said she’s seen it all across the state… Audio: Stephanie Miner Mike Parietti of Ramapo says as an […]

Memorial Service to Honor Nyack Police Officers and Guard Murdered in Brinks Robbery 37 Years Ago

Tomorrow marks 37 years since the Brinks robbery at the old Nanuet Mall and killing of two Nyack police officers and a Brinks guard. A ceremony is being held tomorrow afternoon at the Nyack Thruway entrance where Sergeant Edward O’Grady and officer Waverly “Chipper” Brown were shot and killed. Stony Point supervisor Jim Monaghan remembers […]

Area Officials Warn of Growing Number of Senior Scams

A Rockland state lawmaker is warning residents about the growing number of scams that target area seniors. Rockland state senator David Carlucci says crooks go to great lengths to try and separate you from your money, even going so far as to pretend your grandchild is in jail and can only be bailed out if […]

Meredyth’s Pet Corner

Hi Tor List of Adoptable Pets 10/18/18

Sky is a beautiful four-year-old terrier mix who is looking for her family to come rescue her. Sky is a laid-back girl who found herself at our shelter unexpectedly. She is quite beautiful with her gray/blue color. Sky walks nicely on a leash and has a nice way about her. She has a calm demeanor […]

Hi Tor List of Adoptable Pets 10/11/18

Clyde is a hound terrier mix and is 7 months old. He came in with his sister but, she was adopted and sweet, sweet Clyde remains.  He is energetic like most puppies are, but has an amazingly wonderful disposition. If you are looking for a young pup to train and play, come see Clyde. This […]

Morning Drive Show

NEW CONTEST — free tix to Jarlath Henderson at the Rockland Conservatory of Music in Pearl River

Contest Time! Tune in Friday 10/19 for your chance to win tickets to experience Jarlath Henderson at the Rockland Conservatory of Music in Pearl River this Saturday 10/20. Jarlath Henderson is the first Irish soloist to win the BBC’s “Young Folk Musician of the Year.” This masterful Irish balladeer has a signature sound that’s modern, rhythmic and percussive. Tickets […]

GM’s Corner

AM1700 Update 8/17/2018: Site Secured; Paperwork and Funding Comes Next

Update: August 17, 2018: So we have a site to move to…now we’re just securing funding to make it happen. We hope to be back on the air quickly once all the paperwork is done. If you (or a company or organization you know) would like to sponsor “The Morning Show with Steve & Jeff” […]

WRCR Moves to New Garnerville Studio

December 13, 2017: We moved into our new second-floor studio space in Garnerville and started broadcasting from there Monday morning! Our new studio line is: 845-429-1700 We are still progressing with a new tower location and hope to have news about that in the near future. Meanwhile, our programming, including “The Morning Show with Steve […]

COMMUNITY NOTEBOOK

Rockland County Marine Corps League Auxiliary

Members of the Rockland County Marine Corps League Auxiliary are happy to meet others related to Marines, either by birth or marriage! They have a great group, always active with projects to help Marines, US military in general, and their families. They meet the 4th Tuesday of every month at 7:30pm, upstairs at K&E Post […]

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Snow Closings Updated Regularly

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