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Rockland County Executive: 8 year-old Boy Dies in Boating Accident on Hudson River

Published reports indicate that Yosef Goldman, 8 years old, was on a boat in the Hudson River with his family near Haverstraw Bay County Park when it overturned for reasons unknown. Numerous units responded to the scene including the Rockland County Sheriff’s Marine Unit. All aboard were rescued but Yosef, who went missing. He was […]

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Rockland Legislature “Summit” Override Attempt Fails

The Rockland County legislature failed Wednesday night to override the county executive’s veto of a proposed “Rockland Future Summit.” The county executive wanted the Human Rights Commission involved, but the plan would have brought in a third party instead. Minority leader Lon Hofstein agrees, the commission should be involved… We reached out to the bill’s […]

Defense Attorneys and Lawmakers, Police, Differ Over NYS Criminal Justice Reforms

While criminal justice reform legislation set to take effect in January has many area lawmakers and police officials slamming the new laws, some defense attorneys are doing what you might expect, defending them. Nyack’s Duncan Lee hosts “The Law and You” right here on WRCR, and says the notion of no bail for many low-level […]

SPACE October 28th Candidates Debate Becomes SAM Forum

The Stony Point Action Committee for the Environment had scheduled a candidates’ debate for later this month, but now says none of the Republican or Democratic party candidates will be there. SPACE president George Potanovic calls the move “arrogant” and increases voter cynicism… Instead of a debate, SPACE will be moderating a candidate forum on […]

Rockland County Sewer District Executive Director to Retire

Rockland County Sewer District No. 1’s executive director is retiring. Stony Point’s Dianne Philipps has run the 85-member department since 2004.

Meredyth’s Pet Corner

Hi Tor’s Adoptable Pets – 10/17/19

Kandi and Kane are 15-month-old sibling pups who have only been at the shelter about two weeks. They were surrendered together after their owner could no longer care for them. They are sweet, gentle and calm especially for their age. They take treats very nicely and love to play together outside. However, they are both […]

Hi Tor’s Adoptable Pets – 10/10/19

The face that melts your heart is Arlo. She is 2 to 3 years-old and her eyes will melt your soul while her flopping jowls will make you laugh. Arlo is a bit shy at first but warms up quickly to her human friends. She enjoys the companionship of other dogs with a proper meet […]

GM’s Corner

OUR LISTENERS SAY…

IN THE FIRST FULL DAY SINCE WE RESUMED OUR BROADCASTS ON AM, SOME OF THE PEOPLE REPORTING TO US SAID: …Solid, booming signal into Albany NY suburb. Audio sounds excellent. Love the music mix. Imaging is referencing “Greater Hudson Valley.” Great job and welcome back! … …I was picking them up on my car stereo […]

WRCR TOWER PROJECT UPDATE

Our Antenna Project is entering its final stages! Electrical work and tower adaptation have been completed. Antenna tune-up and interface to the transmitter will be implemented next week, by our Chief engineer, Tom Ray. Then, final testing, followed by getting on the air full-time, as authorized by the FCC recently. All of us at WRCR […]

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Snow Closings Updated Regularly

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