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AM1700 Update: Working on Securing Temporary, Medium-Power Transmitter Site

Update: January 23, 2018: Altice’s Engineering Department has cleared our equipment for their tower based on an interference basis. We now need to perform and submit a structural analysis to confirm our AM 1700 broadcasting equipment won’t cause any safety issues for the tower. Stay tuned! Meanwhile, our programming is available on WRCR.com. We apologize […]

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New Commercial Projects Could be Coming to North Rockland

North Rockland may be poised for some new commercial properties, but the supervisors from both Haverstraw and Stony Point were coy about what they might be. Haverstraw’s Howard Phillips told “The Morning Show” yesterday there’s potential for something new at the former Blue Beverage Group’s location on Broadway. Under questioning from WRCR’s Steve Possell, Phillips was […]

Stewart Airport Gets New Name

An Orange County airport has a new name but it’s not likely to generate the passionate response that accompanied the new Tappan Zee Bridge’s new name. Stewart International Airport will now be called “New York Stewart International Airport” as part of a $37 million modernization project being undertaken by the Port Authority. The addition of […]

Social Media Post Threatens Orange County School

A social media post allegedly threatening Port Jervis High School yesterday lead to the arrest of two unidentified people. They reportedly posted a picture that suggested a threat against the school. Port Jervis Police determined the threat was not credible and the school was not in any danger.

Warwick Teen Pleads Guilty to Defacing Jewish Cemetery in Orange County

A Warwick teen pleaded guilty to defacing a Jewish Cemetery in his hometown with swastikas and other anti-Semitic words and imagery in 2016. 19 year-old Eric Carbonaro admitted spray-painting the words “Heil Hitler” and Nazi “SS” symbols on walls and headstones at the Beth Shalom Cemetery. Orange County’s D-A said he will be recommending Carbonaro […]

Meredyth’s Pet Corner

Hi Tor List of Adoptable Pets 2/22/18

In the world according to Taffy, every stranger is just a friend she hasn’t met yet! Taffy is a 2-year-old terrier mix who absolutely loves people. She loves every human she meets! She shows this love through lots of kisses and snuggling — there is no such thing as being too close! She believes she […]

Hi Tor List of Adoptable Pets 2/15/18

Molly is a lovely loyal girl looking for her forever home where she can be queen of the castle, so no other pets please! She’s a 4-year-old female pit bull terrier and the most magnificent gray color or blue markings. She loves going for walks with her people. She stops and smells the air and […]

Morning Drive Show

Mark Hanok’s Long-Range Winter Weather Forecast 2017-2018

As promised, Mark delivered his annual Columbus Day long-range winter weather forecast. Click here to view

The New Morning Drive Show Section!

NEW STUDIO LINE: 845-429-1700. December 13, 2017: We are working on putting up a temporary antenna to operate at 5,000 watts, which we hope to have set up soon at new location. A more permanent solution for our high power of 10,000 watts will come later. AM1700 Update: Working on Securing Temporary, Low-Power Location for […]

GM’s Corner

AM1700 Update: Working on Securing Temporary, Medium-Power Transmitter Site

Update: January 23, 2018: Altice’s Engineering Department has cleared our equipment for their tower based on an interference basis. We now need to perform and submit a structural analysis to confirm our AM 1700 broadcasting equipment won’t cause any safety issues for the tower. Stay tuned! Meanwhile, our programming is available on WRCR.com. We apologize […]

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.