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Woman Leaves Son Unattended; Tied to Bush

According to police a Spring Valley woman was arrested after allegedly leaving her son tied to a bush outside of an apartment building where she was babysitting. Police stated that around 9:00 AM Tuesday morning 22-year old Mery Quinde-Castro was working for a family at Blueberry Hill Condominiums in Spring Valley when she left her […]

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Boulders Recap

The Boulders lost their second game to the Kansas City T-Bones last night 8-6. They play their final game in the series tonight at Provident Bank Park at 7:00. You can listen to the game live here at WRCR 1300 AM or online at wrcr.com.

Convicted Murderer Arrested for Breaking Parole

Orangetown Police stated on Tuesday that a man was arrested for breaking his parole by choking and threatening a woman. 61-year old Rocco Cuccio was convicted in 2001 for the 2000 murder of his wife at their home in Valley Cottage, when he beat her and strangled her, leaving her body in the woods near […]

Woman Leaves Son Unattended; Tied to Bush

According to police a Spring Valley woman was arrested after allegedly leaving her son tied to a bush outside of an apartment building where she was babysitting. Police stated that around 9:00 AM Tuesday morning 22-year old Mery Quinde-Castro was working for a family at Blueberry Hill Condominiums in Spring Valley when she left her […]

Man Stole Copper Pipes

Police arrested an Orangeburg man on Saturday for stealing copper pipes. According to Orangetown Police 47-year old William Teitz was spotted walking out of a building on the campus of the Rockland Psychiatric Center carrying copper pipes that he had allegedly broke in and cut them from the walls. Teitz was arrested on a felony […]

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Tower Construction for AM-1700 Completed!

Today, May 24th, an important part of WRCR’s new transmitting facility has been completed. It’s our new 198 foot tower. One important enhancement includes its 7-foot concrete base, which is elevating it above any possible flood water levels. Here is “The Crew” that built it: In foreground, left to right: Tom Ray, Project Engineer, Dr. […]

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DID YOU KNOW?

The new WRCR AM-1700 will be broadcasting in standard analog AM, combined with the new digital, crystal clear HD Radio, on the same channel, AM-1700. What does it mean to you? If you listen in HD, it means clear, crisp audio on AM, which sounds better than satellite radio and is close to FM-quality. It […]

COMMUNITY NOTEBOOK

Enjoy the Great Outdoors at Free Guided Park Walks

Enjoy the Great Outdoors at Free Guided Park Walks: Saturday, June 27, from 10AM-12PM: Kennedy Dells Park – “Rockland County’s Secret Hollywood! Lights, camera, Actio; Explore the evolution of early movie history in Rockland County.” With Docent Jack Bloom. Meet in the main Kennedy Dells parking lot on North Main Street. Pre-registration for all walks […]

Meredyth’s Pet Corner

Mojo is a 1-2 year old male pit bull mix who was returned to the shelter. He just had too much energy for his new family. He is good with other dogs but has not been tested with cats yet. Mojo's a very friendly, active, energetic dog who will need a family that can give him lots of exercise. So if you want to adopt MoJo you'll have to make sure you have time to get him outside to release all his energy.

Adoptable Pets 6-25-15

Thank you to our sponsor HealthSav located at 7 Elmwood Drive in New City! You can contact them at (914)643-3663 or visit their website at www.healthsav.com. For more information in adopting, donating, or volunteering contact Hi Tor Animal Care Center, 65 Fireman’s Memorial Drive in Pomona at (845)354-7900 or visit www.hitor.org.

This young, neutered, male New Zealand rabbit would love to find his forever family. Sebastian would be thrilled to spend time with you relaxing in the ac, maybe watching a good movie! Sebastian is definitely a people bunny. He longs for a permanent home of his own. Please email us for more information, Hitorbunnytrail@gmail.com.

Adoptable Pets 6-18-15

Thank you to our sponsor HealthSav located at 7 Elmwood Drive in New City! You can contact them at (914)643-3663 or visit their website at www.healthsav.com. For more information in adopting, donating, or volunteering contact Hi Tor Animal Care Center, 65 Fireman’s Memorial Drive in Pomona at (845)354-7900 or visit www.hitor.org.

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