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NY Blood Center Declares Blood Emergency

The New York Blood Center, that supplies blood and platelets to numerous area hospitals, has announced a blood shortage and is declaring a blood emergency. Regional Director Andrea Cefarelli told Mid-Hudson news that the Center is “down to a two-day supply of O negative, B negative and A negative.” Typically blood donations decline during this […]

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Warby Parker Builds Labs in Sloatsburg

A designer eyewear company has moved into the neighborhood. Warby Parker, an American brand of prescription eyewear and sunglasses founded in 2010 selling online with a limited number of US showrooms, has taken a 34,000 square foot lab in Sloatsburg creating 128 jobs over the next five years, according to US Senator Charles Schumer. The […]

Yonkers $15M Redevelopment of Roads to the Waterfront

The traffic will soon be flowing smoothly from Yonkers waterfront developments to Ashburton Avenue. After ten years of negotiating and planning, the $15M, two-year project is underway to speed up access to the waterfront and 2,000 developing apartments. In a news conference on Wednesday, Mayor Mike Spano said Ashburton Avenue cannot handle the current heavy […]

State Audit on Homelessness Raises Concerns

The state released an audit yesterday on housing outside New York City that raised concerns about 67 shelters that were found to be in poor condition. State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli, in partnership with a several county comptrollers, took a look at shelters and hotels outside the city studying 387 in 49 counties. It was discovered […]

Register Now RILC Disabilities Breakfast

Rockland Independent Living Center will celebrate the 26th anniversary of the signing of the Americans with Disabilities Act signed by President George H. W. Bush with a breakfast honoring several of Rockland County’s residents.  On Friday, July 22 from 9-11 a.m. at the Casa Mia Manor House in Blauvelt. While the breakfast is complimentary you […]

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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 […]

WRCR HD Digital is On!

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 […]

Meredyth’s Pet Corner

Adoptable Pets 6-23-16

Here are your adoptable pets for the week brought to you by HealthSav.com of New City and provided by HiTor Animal Care Center in Pomona.  If you are interested in providing a “forever home” for any of these wonderful animals contact:  HiTor.org

Adoptable Pets 6-16-16

Here are six wonderful animals looking for “forever homes” — contact HiTor.org to visit and get to know them.  Our thanks to HealthSav.com for sponsoring the Adoptable Pets.

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Snow Closings Updated Regularly

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