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Severe Thunderstorm Watch issued 8/21 at 1:50PM until 8/21 at 9PM by NWS Storm Prediction Center

FOR THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS in NYALBANY BRONX COLUMBIA DUTCHESS FULTON GREENEKINGS MONTGOMERY NASSAU NEW YORK ORANGE PUTNAMQUEENS RENSSELAER RICHMOND ROCKLAND SARATOGA SCHENECTADYSCHOHARIE SUFFOLK ULSTER WASHINGTON WESTCHESTER This is issued by the National Weather Service when conditions are favorable for the development of severe thunderstorms in and close to the watch area. A severe thunderstorm by definition is a thunderstorm that produces one inch hail or […]

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Rockland Sheriff: No Plan to Conduct ICE-like Raids

The massive immigration raid in Mississippi earlier this month has area residents concerned that something like it could happen here. Rockland sheriff Lou Falco says if something were to happen, his office would likely be alerted by ICE officials first. When he was on “The Morning Show with Steve and Jeff” last week, Falco emphasized […]

Rockland Libraries Get Construction Projects Approved

Rockland libraries have had their construction projects approved and funded by the New York State Public Library System and New York State Education Departments. Finkelstein Memorial, Nyack, Pearl River, Valley Cottage and West Nyack Libraries got about a half-a-million dollars for various projects. Rockland State Senator David Carlucci says community libraries, in an increasingly digital […]

New NY Law Requires Powerboat Operators to Take Safety Course

Operators of power boats in New York State will have to have take a boating safety course or face possible fines, but not until 2025. Brianna’s Law was signed by the governor earlier this month. Western Ramapo and Orange County assemblyman Karl Brabenec says sometimes people think operating a boat is similar to driving a […]

Stony Point PAL to Host Movie in the Park Tonight

It’s “Movie in the Park” night tonight in Stony Point courtesy of the town’s Police Athletic League. Supervisor Jim Monaghan says the feature film is this summer’s big blockbuster, “Avengers: End Game”… Movie Night tonight is at Charles Eccher Lowland Park on Lowland Hill Road. The movie starts at 6:30pm.

Meredyth’s Pet Corner

Hi Tor’s Adoptable Pets – 8/1/19

The more we get to know Pumba, the more we fall in love. Pumba is a young male dog who was sadly found tied to a tree by his leash in our driveway. He walks nicely on a harness and is learning his manners. He has a very soft, coat and chocolatey coloring with soft […]

Hi Tor’s Adoptable Pets – 7/25/19

After 4 1/2 years at the shelter and 6 weeks of Board & Train – it is with great joy that we announce our Cosmo is ready for her forever home and is now AVAILABLE for adoption!!! Cosmo is a 5-year-old black lab mix who came to the shelter as a 7-month-old puppy with fear […]

GM’s Corner

OUR LISTENERS SAY…

IN THE FIRST FULL DAY SINCE WE RESUMED OUR BROADCASTS ON AM, SOME OF THE PEOPLE REPORTING TO US SAID: …Solid, booming signal into Albany NY suburb. Audio sounds excellent. Love the music mix. Imaging is referencing “Greater Hudson Valley.” Great job and welcome back! … …I was picking them up on my car stereo […]

WRCR TOWER PROJECT UPDATE

Our Antenna Project is entering its final stages! Electrical work and tower adaptation have been completed. Antenna tune-up and interface to the transmitter will be implemented next week, by our Chief engineer, Tom Ray. Then, final testing, followed by getting on the air full-time, as authorized by the FCC recently. All of us at WRCR […]

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