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Palisades Mall Suing Clarkstown Over Space

EklecCo NewCo LLC, the owners of the Palisades Mall in West Nyack (the 12th largest mall in America) is suing the town of Clarkstown to overturn a restriction on 250,000 square feet of space. The mall owners claim that they have tried for years to negotiate the restriction on the unused space with the Clarkstown […]

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Afternoon News Update 8/23

Rainfall from this past week has improved Rockland’s low water levels; however the county’s water restrictions are still in place for the foreseeable future. Rockland is still 1.64 inches under average levels for the month of August. For more information on the continuing water restrictions, you can call 845-364-2608 or visit rockland.us/droughtinformation/ Riverfront communities along […]

#BanTheBarges Yonkers Reps Fight the Hudson Anchorages

Yesterday morning at Yonker’s City Hall, mayor Mike Spano and representatives from almost every Westchester river town gathered to announce they are hiring lawyers to fight the proposed commercial shipping anchorages from Kingston to Yonkers. They said they would begin with a petition for residents to sign, social media campaign at #BanTheBarges and legal support […]

Chief Sullivan 15 Additional Charges

The town of Clarkstown has added an additional 15 disciplinary charges against suspended Police Chief Michael Sullivan.   The special prosecutor, William Harrington, hired by Clarkstown to investigate Sullivan said in response to the new charges, “While it would be inappropriate to specifically comment on the allegations of the unlawful surveillance of members of law enforcement […]

Women’s Vote Celebrates 100th Anniversary

Lieutenant Governor Kathy Hochul has been elected the Commission Chair of the New York State Women’s Suffrage 100th Anniversary Commemoration Commission, which will be responsible for a series of statewide programs that celebrate women’s suffrage in New York state. The 14-member commission will work to promote the anniversary in 2017, marking 100 years of a […]

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WRCR PHASES-IN TALK FORMAT

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 […]

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The PFC Joseph P. Dwyer Peer to Peer Counseling Program

The Rockland Independent Living Center announces the PFC Joseph P. Dwyer Peer to Peer Counseling Program. The mission of the program is to reduce or eliminate the negative impact that trauma related symptoms have on veterans and their families. The peer to peer services are free, confidential and available to all veterans and their families […]

Meredyth’s Pet Corner

Adoptable Pets 8-18-16

These pets are looking for “Forever Homes” — if you would like to meet them or any of the other wonderful pets up for adoption visit HiTor.org — and thanks to our sponsor HealthSAV.com — learn CPR…be a lifesaver!

Adoptable Pets 8-11-16

These fabulous loving animals are looking for “forever homes” — if you are interest in meeting these animals contact HiTor.org — and thanks to HealthSAV.com for sponsoring the pet corner — learn CPR — Save a life!

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Snow Closings Updated Regularly

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