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Man Arrested in Spring Valley Cabbie Shooting

Ramapo Police have arrested 22 year-old Hakeem Gentles of Spring Valley in the Monday afternoon shooting of a cab driver. 23 year-old Rem Louis was heading eastbound on West Eckerson road in Hillcrest when, police believe, one or both of the two passengers in his taxi were shot at. Louis was taken to Westchester Medical […]

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Spring Valley Man Indicted for Manslaughter in Ramapo “Road Rage” Accident

Rockland’s D-A says 62 year-old Albert Gomez of Spring Valley has been indicted for second degree manslaughter in the death of a three month-old boy, Mayer Braun, who was being pushed in a stroller on Route 59 in Ramapo. Gomez was reportedly angered after being cut off by a cab. After an exchange, Gomez drove […]

Report: Teen Dies after Swimming at Harriman State Park

An 18 year-old died while swimming at Pine Meadow Lake at Harriman State Park yesterday, State police told News 12. State police said the teen reportedly struggled while swimming with friends who had realized he was missing. Emergency crews tried to revive him but were unable to, and he was pronounced dead at the scene.

No Injuries Yesterday after Fire at Par Pharmaceutical

A steam explosion was prevented by firefighters during a fire at Par Pharmaceutical yesterday. News 12 reported equipment outside the building in a steel structure caught fire. Crews kept the area soaked with water, preventing steam from building up. The building was partially evacuated due to the smoke and flames. No injuries were reported.

Nyack Joint Fire District Gets Equipment Grant

The Nyack Joint Fire District has been awarded a federal grant of nearly 28-thousand dollars. The money will be used to buy personal protective equipment for the district’s firefighters. Congresswoman Nita Lowey helped get the money from the FEMA Assistance to Firefighters Grant program.

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GM’s Corner

WRCR PROGRAMMING SCHEDULE UPDATE

The following schedule is in effect until further notice: WRCR’s regular programming begins at 1 AM and continues until 1 PM daily, 7 days per week. Listen to our adult contemporary music with frequent weather, traffic and news updates. Our Morning Drive Show with Steve and Jeff airs from 6 AM to 10 AM daily, […]

WRCR HD Digital Will Be Back Soon!

You won’t believe you are listening to an AM station! Crystal clear FM-quality audio on the AM band! Here’s how to get us on HD: You will need a HD receiver – 30 million are already in use! Here is a link to an inexpensive but good portable receiver – “Sparc” available at Amazon.com: http://SPARC […]

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 […]

Meredyth’s Pet Corner

Hi Tor List of Adoptable Pets 7/20/17

Theodora is a 5 year-old female who just wants to be a house cat. She would love a window to look out and a person who will hold and pet her. She is a quiet, calm cat who is front de-clawed. Mushu is a one year-old female cat who has been at the shelter for […]

Hi Tor List of Adoptable Pets 7/13/17

Momma is about a five-year-old female pit bull mix who came to the shelter as a stray. With just a quick glance you can see she was used for breeding and was probably dumped when she was no longer useful. Momma doesn’t hold a grudge against humans though, she is a super-sweet, lovable gal who […]

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