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All Lanes Open on Tappan Zee Bridge Delays Linger

For commuters all seven lanes were officially open this morning on the Tappan Zee Bridge. Then motorists found there were long delays as two tractor-trailers stalled on the bridge and there was debris from another truck. While those obstacles have been removed — drivers are still slowing to see some remnants of the red crane […]


Afternoon News Update

I’m Patrick Flood with your WRCR News, It’s Thursday July 28th. A White Plains man has been convicted on charges stemming from an attempted murder last year. 38-year-old Bairon Llanos was found guilty on multiple charges including two counts of second degree attempted murder, after he stabbed his girlfriend multiple times and attacked the woman’s […]

Biennial Fare and Toll Increases Proposed

On Wednesday morning the MTA’s Chief Financial Officer Robert Foran presented the preliminary 2017 budget and four-year financial plan to the MTA board. The plan defined the need to find $2 billion in savings while at the same time allotting more than $1 billion in improvements to subways, buses, bridges, tunnels and commuter rail systems. […]

Esplanade Seniors Find Financial Relief

In April, a $35M repurposing of the Esplanade Senior Living facility in White Plains was approved by the city to renovate a 15-story building and annex into luxury apartments that would attract Millenial’s. Controversy began over the fate of the seniors who were already living at Esplanade. A report in the Journal News/ exposed the […]

Three Plead Guilty in Nolan Murder Case

Yesterday, the final legal chapter of the shooting of 23-year-old Yonkers resident, and Oakland A’s baseball prospect, Mike Nolan has ended with guilty pleas from 23-year-old Tejmitra Singh, 19-year-old Darren Dawson and 17-year-old Nashaun Hunter – all from the Bronx. A fourth suspect is due in court on August 3. The incident occurred last year […]

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GM’s Corner


While preserving Localism, WRCR has added two new shows of general interest to its lineup of programs. They are the Stephanie Miller Show and the world renowned Thom Hartmann Program. Programs are informative and engaging and Progressive in character. They air for 6 hours daily, 10:10 AM to 4:00 PM weekdays. Give them a try […]

Jordan Baker Joins Rockland Legend Steve Possell on WRCR AM 1700’s Morning Show

Actress Jordan Baker, who has had roles on the radio station-focused TV programs NewsRadio and Frasier, has joined the Morning Show with Steve Possell Monday, February 29th, 2016. Baker replaces Meredyth Glover, who is leaving to pursue other interests. Her last Morning Show was Friday, February 26th. Baker’s acting career began in 1989. She has […]

Meredyth’s Pet Corner

Adoptable Pets 7-28-16

These animals are looking for “Forever Homes” — you can visit to meet them and spend some time to know them — and thanks to sponsor “Become a Lifesaver — learn CPR”. Sparky is a 1 year old male pit bull mix who came to the shelter as a stray. Sparky is good […]

Adoptable Pets 7-21-16

These lovable pets are waiting for “forever homes” — if you would like to spend some time getting to know them contact –and thanks to for sponsoring Meredyth’s Pet Corner!


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