Breaking News

9/21 4:20pm Traffic Alert: N/B PIP (Stony Point)

N/B Palisades Interstate Pkwy – Ramp to Palisades Visitors Center closed, as well as right lane blocked on parkway – for approx 2 hrs – Town of Stony Point, Rockland Co. – Due to accident.

News

Proposed Walmart on Ramapo-Haverstraw Border Appears to be Dead

A proposal to bring a Walmart near the Haverstraw-Ramapo border that’s been on the drawing board for over two decades is apparently dead. Haverstraw Supervisor Howard Phillips told “The Morning Show” yesterday both Haverstraw and Ramapo planning boards had given approvals to the Route 202 location, but Walmart appears to have pulled the plug anyway… […]

Rockland County Legislature Prepares to Scrutinize County Executive’s 2019 Budget Proposal

The Rockland County Legislature will spend about two months reviewing the county executive’s budget for the 2019 fiscal year once it’s presented to them. Minority Leader Legislator Lon Hofstein says he expects the county executive to deliver a conservative budget… Audio: Lon Hofstein The county executive is expected to present the budget to the legislature […]

Former Cuomo Aide Gets Six Years in Prison

A former top aide to Governor Cuomo was sentenced yesterday by a federal judge to six years in prison. Joseph Percoco was found guilty earlier this year of fraud and corruption for taking over $300-thousand in bribes and exploiting his relationship to the governor. The Albany Times-Union reports the 49 year-old’s wife was also hired […]

Avon Lays off Rye Employees; Some to Relocate to Suffern

Some Avon Products employees are being pushed out of the company’s Westchester data canter and coming to Suffern. The company announced earlier this week that it’s laying off about 100 employees from its location in Rye. That announcement came after a report in the Wall Street Journal earlier this week of an unsolicited takeover bid by […]

Meredyth’s Pet Corner

Hi Tor List of Adoptable Pets 9/13/18

This sweet sensitive girl is Dakota. She is about 4 1/2 years old and was surrendered by her owner after it was determined she had too many dogs. She is quite scared and learning how to get used to shelter life, which is not an easy task for this sweet girl. Dakota wants to be […]

Hi Tor List of Adoptable Pets 9/6/18

This four-year-old mixed breed is Cassie. We believe Cassie is lab-chow mix, but, you can never be too sure. Cassie is the perfect mannered girl. She walks nicely on a leash and is house trained. She is a calm and affectionate girl. Cassie will make her future family complete. For more information, please visit Cassie […]

Morning Drive Show

NEW CONTEST — free tix to “Hershey Felder as Irving Berlin” off-Broadway!!

Vacations are winding down and back to school time is up next! Steve and Jeff have tickets for the off-Broadway show this week “Hershey Felder as Irving Berlin” (through 9/21 or while supplies last)– listen to win (through 9/21 or while supplies last)!

GM’s Corner

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” […]

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.