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Report: NJ Delays Vote on Recreational Pot

A vote on legalized weed in New Jersey has been delayed. The Associated Press reports the New Jersey legislature abandoned a bill that would have legalized recreational marijuana after the president of the state Senate said there weren’t enough votes to pass the bill. It was not immediately clear when the state legislature might take […]

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Rockland Lawmakers Press Governor and NYC Mayor on Congestion Pricing

Rockland lawmakers are continuing to hammer the governor and New York City’s mayor on congestion pricing as the deadline for the budget draws near. The governor has said he won’t sign a budget without it, but Rockland County executive Ed Day calls it highway robbery… Western Ramapo and Orange County Assemblyman Karl Brabenec says the […]

Ramapo Ballpark Consultant: Maybe Add a Roof?

The baseball stadium consultant reviewing the earning potential for Ramapo’s ballpark hasn’t issued a report yet, but the supervisor says the possibility of adding a roof or bubble to enclose the stadium isn’t off the table. But after discovering an 8.7 million-dollar deficit with the completion of the 2016 audits, Supervisor Michael Specht says financing […]

Letchworth Village “Overlay District” Topic of Stony Point Public Hearing Tuesday

The 25 acres of land that belong to Stony Point in Letchworth Village, also known as the “overlay district,” will be the topic of discussion at a public hearing Tuesday night. Stony Point supervisor Jim Monaghan says the hearing won’t cover the golf course or cover the development currently targeted for the area, but the […]

SV NAACP Hosting “Election Reform Legislation” Voters Forum Tonight

The NAACP of Spring Valley is hosting a voters forum tonight at the Louis Kurtz Civic Center on North Main Street. The forum will focus on Election Reform Legislation. It gets underway at 7pm tonight.

Meredyth’s Pet Corner

Hi Tor List of Adoptable Pets 3/21/19

Check out Clifford! Yup, he is stunning. He is new to the shelter and came in as a stray. Watch out world, he is a heartbreaker! At only about 2, he is a big, strong, playful puppy! He has fur that feels like a shepherd but if you look at his face he looks like […]

Hi Tor List of Adoptable Pets 3/14/19

Dallas is a 5-year-old male tuxedo pibble mix who has been at the shelter since Aug 2015. He is one of the longest residents. He was surrendered after he was found as a stray at a college upstate. Some cool fraternity guys took him in and let him live with them for a while. Once […]

GM’s Corner

WRCR Needs Your Support: GoFundMe

WRCR Radio wants to continue serving the community. To do that, we need your help. In the latter part of 2017, WRCR Radio lost the lease for our transmitter site in Nanuet. This took the station off the air and limited it to Internet-only broadcasting. After a long and painstaking search, we found a suitable […]

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” […]

Morning Drive Show

WRCR Radio needs your help to continue serving the community.

In the latter part of 2017, WRCR Radio lost the lease for our transmitter site in Nanuet. This took the station off the air and limited it to Internet-only broadcasting. After a long and painstaking search, we found a suitable tower in Haverstraw. We have an agreement in place with the owner to purchase the […]

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.