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29 Arrested in Rockland Drug Raid

An eleven month long investigation by the District Attorney’s office and the Rockland Drug Task Force into the sale of prescription drugs in Rockland County led to the arrest of 29 people. At a press conference on Wednesday District Attorney Thomas Zugibe stated that the dealers arrested were selling drugs including Oxycodone and heroin at […]

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Pedestrian Hit In Orangeburg

A 47 year-old Orangeburg man was struck by a car in front of Tappan Zee High School Wednesday evening. A special police investigation unit is investigating the cause of the incident while the driver, a Blauvelt resident, has not been ticketed nor charged. The pedestrian is said to be hospitalized, suffering from serious injuries sustained […]

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Grand View-On-Hudson Village Hall To Be Rebuilt With Federal Funding

$4,888,354 in funds from FEMA will go toward rebuilding the Grand View-On-Hudson Village Hall which was severely damaged from 2012’s Hurricane Sandy. The grant announced today by Senators Chuck Schumer and Kristen Gillibrand and Congresswoman Nita Lowey, will recoup 90% of rebuilding costs on the structure which was condemned after 18 inches of flooding and […]

Judge Throws Out Evidence in Case Against Former Spring Valley Mayor

A judge has made a new ruling in the ongoing case against former Spring Valley Mayor Noramie Jasmin, who was arrested in 2013 for allegedly accepting bribes in exchange for political favors. Earlier in March Jasmin and her attorney filed papers with the court requesting that evidence obtained by the FBI through cooperating witness Moses […]

Rockland County Population Increase

According to a U.S. Census Bureau report detailed by the Journal News, Rockland County had the largest population growth in Rockland increased by 4% to 323,866 people since 2010. Rockland was the third on the list of counties with the highest increase, along with Queens and Brooklyn who also had a 4% increase each. According […]

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DID YOU KNOW?

The new WRCR AM-1700 will be broadcasting in standard analog AM, combined with the new digital, crystal clear HD Radio, on the same channel, AM-1700. What does it mean to you? If you listen in HD, it means clear, crisp audio on AM, which sounds better than satellite radio and is close to FM-quality. It […]

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The East Ramapo Central School District Universal Pre-Kindergarten Program

The East Ramapo Central School District is now accepting applications for next year’s Universal Pre-Kindergarten Program. The UPK is a special Early Childhood program established by the New York State Education Dept. and contracted school districts, to provide an early learning experience for children who will be 4 years old on or before Dec 1, […]

Meredyth’s Pet Corner

Ginger is a 4-year old female pitbull mix who was surrendered to the shelter because her owners could no longer care for her. She is good with some dogs but not good with cats. She's still on the nervous/shy side so will take some time to warm up, but Ginger is a sweet calm and quiet girl. So she would be best in a home with older kids who can work with her shyness until she opens up. She is also housebroken.

Adoptable Pets 3-26-15

There is still time to buy your tickets for the first annual Furball, which is on Friday March 27 at 6:30 to 11:00 PM and is honoring Christopher Puzio, the founder of Rockland Veterinary; Gordon Wren and the Fire Training Center; and Valley Cottage Animal Hospital. The event will take place at Nyack Seaport, tickets […]

Charlie is a 2-year old male pit bull mix who came to the shelter as a stray. He is good with other dogs but does not do well with cats. Charlie is a big dog with lots of energy so he'll need to be in a home with kids who can handle all that energy. Charlie is very friendly and out going but he'll need lots of exercise and his training should be on going.

Adoptable Pets 3-19-15

Brought to you by Tristate Aquariums located at 191 Route 59 in Suffern. (845)918-1707. There is still time to buy your tickets for the first annual Furball, which is on Friday March 27 at 6:30 to 11:00 PM and is honoring Christopher Puzio, the founder of Rockland Veterinary; Gordon Wren and the Fire Training Center; […]

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