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Indian Point to Close

The Indian Point nuclear power plant will close by the year 2021 after the state and the plant’s owner were able to reach a verbal agreement. Reports suggest that the official agreement could be signed at some point in the coming days. The plant’s impending closing has been seen as an environmental victory, however some […]

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Mount Vernon Police Arrest Suspect in the Shamoya McKenzie Shooting

In Mount Vernon, an arrest has been made in the shooting death of 13-year-old Shamoya McKenzie, which occurred on New Year’s Eve. 21-year-old David Hardy was allegedly aiming to shoot another person that day but hit her instead. McKenzie was a passenger in a car traveling near the 300 block of East Third Street in […]

Yorktown Police Arrest Man Who Robbed a Sears’ Register

Police in Yorktown say they have arrested a Putnam Valley man who allegedly stole $1,000 dollars from a register at Sears. The robbery occurred over the course of 9 days at the Jefferson Valley Mall and concluded with the man’s arrest on Sunday evening. Authorities charged 53-year-old Dominic J Santucci with fourth degree grand larceny; […]

Governor Cuomo’s Plan Offers 10 Cents on the Dollar to ‘High Need Schools’

In response to Governor Cuomo’s Executive Budget announcement, the Alliance for Quality Education released the following statement: Governor Cuomo is offering only ten cents on the dollar for high need schools after pledging during his State of the State that he would tackle separate and unequal education in New York public schools. By only proposing […]

Ed Day to Announce Results of Back-Taxes Push

Rockland County Executive Ed Day will announce the final push of an aggressive push to collect $2.9 million in back taxes. The funds that the county was focused on collecting were delinquent taxes on non-residential properties. The announcement will be made today at 3 pm at 137 North Main Street in Spring Valley. In the […]

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Aluratek Wi-Fi Radio for $59.99 Free Shipping

BestBuy.com offers FREE SHIPPING on this wireless radio by Aulratek Indoor/Outdoor Wi-Fi radio.  You plug in and through your wifi in your home you can select WRCR and your are listening.  Please contact Jordan@wrcr.com if you are having problems — let’s get you listening!

WRCR Separates Programming Between WRCR.com and AM-1700

WRCR 1700AM, majority owned and operated by Alexander Broadcasting, Inc. is making its most popular local programs, including “The Steve & Jordan Show”, exclusive to the Internet and mobile apps starting Tuesday, November 15th. Additional original locally-produced programming, including “The Bigger Picture,” “Mostly Movies” “Who Wants to Be a Volunteer?” and others, currently heard on […]

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The PFC Joseph P. Dwyer Peer to Peer Counseling Program

The Rockland Independent Living Center announces the PFC Joseph P. Dwyer Peer to Peer Counseling Program. The mission of the program is to reduce or eliminate the negative impact that trauma related symptoms have on veterans and their families. The peer to peer services are free, confidential and available to all veterans and their families […]

Meredyth’s Pet Corner

Adoptable Pets 12-29-16

These animals are looking for “Forever Homes”  — if you have room in your heart and your home contact HiTorg.org — or give to their “Urgent Needs” List — and thanks to HealthSAV.org — Learn CPR…Be a Lifesaver!

Adoptable Pets 12-22-16

These loving animals are looking for “Forever Homes” if you are looking to add a member to your family contact HiTor.org or give to their Urgent Needs List by calling 845-354-7900 — thanks to our sponsor HealthSAV.com — Learn CPR be a Lifesaver!

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Snow Closings Updated Regularly

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