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Traffic note: Smith Road in Nanuet Closed Due to Fire

Traffic note: Smith Road in Nanuet is closed between Overlook Boulevard and New Clarkstown road – area firefighters are on-scene at the Russian Orthodox Convent. We’ll have more details as soon as they become available.

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Mahwah Couple Charged in Death of Crying Infant Son

A Mahwah couple have been charged with the death of their four-month old, and authorities believe they killed the boy because he wouldn’t stop crying. DailyVoice.com reports 42 year-old William Herring and 22 year-old Brianna Brochhausen are charged in Burlington County New Jersey with murder. The prosecutor says they positioned the infant on his stomach […]

Rockland County Executive Meets with NJT and Metro North Officials to Discuss Cancelled Express Trains

Rockland’s County Executive last week met with executives from Metro-North Railroad and New Jersey Transit regarding the suspension of service on the Pascack Valley line. That was done so Positive Train Control safety measures could be added to the tracks. While the suspended express trains in and out of the city aren’t going to be added […]

Learn About Health and Poverty at Blueprint for Health Equity Interactive Workshops

If you’re a professional in the fields of behavioral health, social services, government, law enforcement, education, healthcare, media or religious organizations, you might want to check out a free presentation next week in Pomona that gives unique perspectives on health and poverty. The Blueprint for Health Equity interactive workshops help illuminate the realities of the people […]

Speculation Continues Over Fate of Nanuet Toys R Us Location

Speculation has been rampant as to what’s going to replace the former Toys R Us location in Nanuet. Clarkstown supervisor George Hoehmann says it’s too soon to say what could replace the former “world’s biggest toy store”… Audio: George Hoehmann A recent report in The Wall Street Journal suggested Hobby Lobby, TJ Maxx, Marshalls or […]

Meredyth’s Pet Corner

Hi Tor List of Adoptable Pets 7/12/18

This girl can work a crowd, for sure. Remy is almost two years old and available for adoption. This gorgeous brindle baby is active and friendly. Her favorite thing to do at the shelter is visit adoption events to meet and greet any human who will be her new friend! She’s friendly around new people. […]

Hi Tor List of Adoptable Pets 6/28/18

Belle’s name appropriately reflects her quiet beauty. Belle is a two to three-year-old terrier mix. Belle is quite gentle with her people once she gets to know you. She is a bit scared and shy at first but, when she gets comfortable gives endless affection. Give this little beauty a chance. To get to know […]

Morning Drive Show

NEW CONTEST — JUNE 2018!! The Morning Show with Steve & Jeff

The weather’s heating up and so are our ticket giveaways! This time it’s for a family 4-pack of tickets to the Endless Summer Car & Bike Show! Steve and Jeff will be giving away four-packs of passes this week (through June 22)…just listen to the show and dial in when they tell you to! The […]

GM’s Corner

AM1700 Update 4/2/2018: Working on Securing Temporary, Medium-Power Transmitter Site

Update: April 2, 2018: WRCR has submitted several engineering reports to the various authorities involved for review. We hope to be back on the air once their reviews are complete. Stay tuned! Meanwhile, our programming is available on WRCR.com  http://radio.securenetsystems.net/v5/WRCR We apologize for the inconvenience. Continue to check in on the AM to see if […]

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 […]

Awards:

Our awards for excellence in broadcasting include those from US Congress, NY State Broadcasters’ Association, Rockland County Legislature, Town of Ramapo.
 

Snow Closings Updated Regularly

Please click on the image below to view all snow closings for Rockland County.