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Number of Measles Cases in Rockland Hits 137

There are now 137 confirmed cases of measles in Rockland County as well as one suspected case that is under investigation. If you think you may have the measles or need the vaccine, contact your healthcare provider. For information on the measles, click here, or call the State Department of Health’s toll-free Measles Information line […]

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Report: Spring Valley Mayor Disbarred as Attorney

Alan Simon, the mayor of Spring Valley, has been disbarred as an attorney. Lohud.com reported a state Supreme Court Appellate Division released its decision Wednesday, and it is effective immediately. The move cites the State Commission on Judicial Conduct recommendation that Simon be removed as a judge in Spring Valley and Ramapo in 2016. Simon […]

Rockland Getting New Director of Consumer Protection Office

The county executive’s pick for Director of the office of Consumer Protection has one more hurdle to clear in the Rockland County legislature before it’s official. James Elcik came to the office last summer with a law enforcement background and served as Consumer Liaison Assistant. Haverstraw Legislator Jay Hood says he passed through the budget […]

Visitation Today for Former Haverstraw Mayor, Mass of Christian Burial Saturday

Visitation is being held today from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. at the George M. Holt Funeral Home on Main Street in Haverstraw for the former mayor who passed away on Saturday. Anthony Bosico served as Haverstraw’s mayor from 1971-75 and 1979-83, and town supervisor Howard Phillips knew him well… Bosico served […]

Father of Nyack 9/11 Hero, “The Man in the Red Bandanna,” Dies

The father of September 11th hero Welles Crowther of Nyack, also known as “the man in the red bandanna,” has died. Published reports say Jefferson Crowther of Nyack died Wednesday following a bout with prostate cancer. Crowther and his wife, Alison, founded the Red Bandanna Project and the Welles Remy Crowther Charitable Trust to inspire […]

Meredyth’s Pet Corner

Hi Tor List of Adoptable Pets 2/14/19

Meet Puff. He is about 2 years old and his playful nature reflects his young age. He appears to be an American Bulldog mix. Puff is a wonderful boy. He is very strong, but he does play gently. His favorite toy is a soccer ball! Talk about a big goofy love! He has lived with […]

Hi Tor List of Adoptable Pets 2/7/19

Chaos is a 4-year-old handsome brindle Cane Corso who was surrendered to the shelter back in October. He has lived with four children in the past but would prefer no other pets in the household. Chaos is a very strong dog who would need a family who has Cane Corso or similar breed experience. He […]

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.