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RCC Closing at 1:00 PM

Rockland Community College’s main and Haverstraw campuses will be closing at 1:00 PM today.

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Rockland Teachers Protest Cuomo’s Education Reform

On Monday, local teachers from the Clarkstown, North Rockland, and Nyack districts with union leaders protested Governor Cuomo’s education overhaul announced from his State of the State address this past January. This crackdown on teacher evaluation is now based on 50 percent test results and 50 percent on classroom observation. Other choreographed rallies were taking […]

Gaming Commission to Award Licenses to Casinos

The state Gaming Facility Location Board met on Friday to discuss the various proposals for casinos in New York. The board voted on 16 of the bids in December, rejecting 13 for reasons ranging from concerns for the environment and financial issues. On Friday the board continued to further look into the concerns, agreeing with […]

Fire in Blauvelt

Around 6:20 Sunday night firefighters from six departments fought the snow to respond to a fire on Pine Glen Drive in Blauvelt. When they arrived volunteers found a male resident outside and two women in their 70’s and 80’s leaving the house after a neighbor called police when they saw the flames coming from the […]

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Lacey Spears Found Guilty of Second-Degree Murder

Lacey Spears, former Chestnut Ridge resident on trial for the death of her 5 year-old son, has been convicted of second-degree murder. Jurors convened this morning and delivered their verdict a little after noon today after deliberating all of last Friday as well as Thursday evening. It appeared jurors were leaning toward this charge over […]

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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, […]

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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 […]

Meredyth’s Pet Corner

Harlem is a 2 yr old male pitbull mix who came to the shelter as a stray. Harlem would do well in a house as an only pet. Harlem is such a striking and handsome young-man. Because he is an active boy he would be good with kids 10 and up.

Adoptable Pets 2-26-15

Still time this month to take advantage of the “Meet Your 4-Ever Match” Promotion. All animals over the age of four are available for $14!! Call Hi Tor Animal Care Center at 845-354-7900 today.

​Eli is a 2 1/2 year old male Jack Russell Terrier mix who was surrendered to the shelter. Eli can be a bit rambunctious so he would do well in a house with teens. Eli is good with other dogs but will depend on dog. He is not good with cats. He is going to need an experienced JRT owner. He is also housebroken.

Adoptable Pets 2-19-15

Don’t forget for the month of February you can “Meet Your 4-ever Friend”! Animals 4-years and older are available for adoption this month for just $14! Take advantage and bring a home a new loving member of the family!

Baloo is an 18-month old male pitbull mix who was surrendered to the shelter. He would do best in a house with teens. Baloo is not good with cats maybe good with dogs but depends on the dog. Baloo is a strong dog who will also need a strong owner and training.

Pets 2-12-15

Through the month of February you can “Meet Your 4-ever Match”! Every animal over the age of 4 is available for $14!

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