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Comptroller Calls for Stricter Regulations for Oil Trains

NYS Comptroller, Thomas P. DiNapoli in a letter to the U.S. Department of Transportation and the Federal Railroad Administration called for a strengthening of safety measures to prevent oil spills on New York’s railways and require oil transporters to carry sufficient insurance to cover cleanup costs and other liabilities associated with major rail accidents. As […]

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TZ Bridge NB One Lane Starts Tonight 9pm

Starting tonight at 9pm thru 2pm Saturday there will be one lane open on the Northbound Tappan Zee Bridge – three Northbound lanes will be closed — due to construction work on the New NY Bridge. Construction will continue on Saturday from 9pm to 2pm on Sunday. Drivers should expect severe delays between 6am – […]

Mental Health Awareness May 2nd at Noon

Did you know statistically 1 in 5 Americans experience mental illness in a given year? That’s equivalent to approximately 60,000 residents in Rockland County who may be ill, or have a relative, friend or co-worker who is suffering. Rockland Sheriff Lou Falco says he must address mental illness issues daily in county jail. This weekend […]

Spring Valley FD to receive $1.3M Funding

The Spring Valley fire department is celebrating this week as they are finally receiving the funding needed to overhaul outdated and worn equipment.   On Tuesday, Trustees passed a bond that dedicates $1.3M for updating gear and infrastructure. New turnout gear protective clothing is expected to arrive in the next 90 days. The department is applying […]

CA Terrorist’s Brother Charged with Felony

In Los Angeles, CA on Thursday federal prosecutors announced felony charges against the brother of the man responsible for the San Bernardino terror attack along with two Russian sisters for marriage fraud designed to skirt immigration laws. The fraud was discovered while authorities were investigating the terror case. Syed Rizwan Farook, and his wife, Tashfeen […]

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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 […]

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“American Psycho” Broadway Ticket Discount Codes

Our guest this week was J. Todd Harris one of the producers for American Psycho on Broadway starring Ben Walker (Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson).  If you would like discount tickets here are the codes:   Orch/Front Mezz: $89 (through May 22) Rear Orch/Side Mezz: $109 (May 23 through June 26) Code: AP411BF Link: https://www.telechargeoffers.com/go.aspx?MD=2001&MC=AP411BF&AID=AFF000020301&cm_mmc=Broadway-Fan-Club-_-affiliate-_-web-_-AFF000020301&cm_mmca1=advertiser It […]

Meredyth’s Pet Corner

Adoptable Pets 4-28-16

If you are interested in bringing one of these lovable pets into your home — contact Hi-Tor Animal Shelter at HiTor.org and thanks to our sponsor HealthSav.com  

Adoptable Pets 4-21-16

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Snow Closings Updated Regularly

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