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All Lanes Open on Tappan Zee Bridge Delays Linger

For commuters all seven lanes were officially open this morning on the Tappan Zee Bridge. Then motorists found there were long delays as two tractor-trailers stalled on the bridge and there was debris from another truck. While those obstacles have been removed — drivers are still slowing to see some remnants of the red crane […]


Afternoon News Update

I’m Patrick Flood with your WRCR News, It’s Tuesday July 26th. In Peekskill, more than 1,900 households were without electricity this morning after a night of power loss rocked the entire Lower Hudson Valley. Roughly 210 homes and businesses were without power in Rockland County, as Orange & Rockland Utilities worked tirelessly to fully restore […]

Astorino Confirms May Subpoenas

Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino, confirmed on a radio interview Monday, that back in May his office was issued subpoenas from the office of US Attorney Preet Bharara as part of a continuing investigation into New York City Mayor Bill DeBlasio’s campaign fundraising. In a statement yesterday Astorino said, “I didn’t do anything wrong.” He […]

PBA Rally Tonight for PC Michael Sullivan

There will be a Clarkstown PBA rally starting at 6:30pm tonight in front of the New City Firehouse – as the town police union is organizing to lend their support for fellow officer and recently suspended Clarkstown Chief of Police, Michael Sullivan. Sullivan is not a member of the PBA. Clarkstown CSEA, representing 300 workers, […]

$14.4M to NYS for AmeriCorps Programs

It’s a great time to be a volunteer no matter what age you are – New York State has been awarded $14.4M in AmeriCorps funding for 14 organizations that promote children’s health and education, disaster preparedness and other key initiatives. The funding comes from the Corporation for National and Community Service, and will support the […]

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While preserving Localism, WRCR has added two new shows of general interest to its lineup of programs. They are the Stephanie Miller Show and the world renowned Thom Hartmann Program. Programs are informative and engaging and Progressive in character. They air for 6 hours daily, 10:10 AM to 4:00 PM weekdays. Give them a try […]

Jordan Baker Joins Rockland Legend Steve Possell on WRCR AM 1700’s Morning Show

Actress Jordan Baker, who has had roles on the radio station-focused TV programs NewsRadio and Frasier, has joined the Morning Show with Steve Possell Monday, February 29th, 2016. Baker replaces Meredyth Glover, who is leaving to pursue other interests. Her last Morning Show was Friday, February 26th. Baker’s acting career began in 1989. She has […]

Meredyth’s Pet Corner

Adoptable Pets 7-21-16

These lovable pets are waiting for “forever homes” — if you would like to spend some time getting to know them contact –and thanks to for sponsoring Meredyth’s Pet Corner!

Adoptable Pets 7-6-16

This list of wonderful animals looking for “Forever Homes” is brought to you by in New City — if you have interest in any of these animals you can contact: Mojo is a 1-2 year old male pit bull mix who was returned to the shelter . He just had to much energy […]


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