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Winter Storm Watch issued Jan. 17 at 3:31PM EST until Jan. 20 at 6:00PM EST by NWS New York City

Check out our GoFundMe page (https://www.gofundme.com/6e27t6g). Thank you! WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON…* WHAT…Heavy mixed precipitation possible. Total snowaccumulations of 4 to 8 inches and ice accumulations of aroundone tenth to a quarter of an inch.* WHERE…Portions of northeast New Jersey, southern Connecticutand southeast New York.* WHEN…From Saturday afternoon through […]

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Nobel Peace Prize Winner, Malala, Visits South Orangetown Students

Students at the South Orangetown Middle School met last week with human rights activist, Malala Yousafzai, the youngest-ever Nobel Peace Prize winner. The Pakistani activist for female education also visited with the Tappan Zee High School Social Justice Club. Orangetown supervisor Chris Day said her visit to the town was kept secret due to heightened […]

Car Crash in Chester Kills One

New York State Police are investigating a fatal one-car crash in Orange County. The crash took place around 1:50 yesterday afternoon on Route 17 near Exit 129 in Chester. An investigation is currently underway. No further information was available.

NYS Senate Passes GENDA, Anti-Sexual Orientation Bills

The New York State Senate yesterday passed a bill prohibiting mental health professionals from engaging in sexual orientation change efforts with patients under eighteen years old. The Senate yesterday also passed the Gender Expression Non-Discrimination Act, also known as GENDA. Rockland State Senator David Carlucci says the bill would prohibit discrimination based on gender identity […]

Free Healthcare in NYC: Act of Kindness or Vote-grab?

New York City’s mayor earlier this month announced a plan to spend $100 million a year to provide health care for hundreds of thousands of residents, including the uninsured, low-income and undocumented immigrants. Rockland Assemblywoman Ellen Jaffee says it’s unclear where the money will come from to fund the program… Services would be provided on […]

Meredyth’s Pet Corner

Hi Tor List of Adoptable Pets 1/17/19

Hi Tor List of Adoptable Pets 1/10/19

This handsome guy is Puff. He is about 2 years old and his playful nature reflects his young age. He was surrendered to the shelter when his family moved. He appears to be an American Bulldog mix. Puff is a wonderful boy but, very strong. He will need a family who can handle this strength. […]

GM’s Corner

WRCR Needs Your Support: GoFundMe

WRCR Radio wants to continue serving the community. To do that, we need your help. In the latter part of 2017, WRCR Radio lost the lease for our transmitter site in Nanuet. This took the station off the air and limited it to Internet-only broadcasting. After a long and painstaking search, we found a suitable […]

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” […]

Morning Drive Show

WRCR Radio needs your help to continue serving the community.

In the latter part of 2017, WRCR Radio lost the lease for our transmitter site in Nanuet. This took the station off the air and limited it to Internet-only broadcasting. After a long and painstaking search, we found a suitable tower in Haverstraw. We have an agreement in place with the owner to purchase the […]

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.