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Fire Destroys Monsey Home

A two-family home in Monsey was destroyed yesterday after a fire engulfed the house. Ramapo Police say the home at 15 Old Nyack Turnpike is owned by a yeshiva and managed by a leader of an anti-Zionist, an ultra-Orthodox Jewish group. A man was reportedly sleeping inside when the fire broke out, but he was […]

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Man Trapped in Unused Well for Hours in Pearl River after Ground Collapses

A man suffered leg and back injuries after reportedly falling into a dry well in Pearl River yesterday. Orangetown police say the man was inspecting the driveway at a home on West Washington Avenue when the ground beneath him collapsed. Police say he was in there for a few hours before a passerby heard his […]

Unidentified Person Struck and Killed by Train in Spring Valley Thursday

An unidentified person was killed yesterday after being struck by a train while standing on the tracks in Spring Valley. Published reports said the accident occurred just after 11am when a train was coming from Hoboken on the Pascack Valley Line. There were reportedly no passengers on the train at the time. Crew members were […]

Rockland County Legislature Minority Leader Defends Raises

The Rockland County Legislature’s minority leader is defending the raises he and most of his colleagues gave themselves and other Rockland officials, including the county executive and the sheriff. The lawmakers approved the pay hikes when they adopted the budget by a 15-2 vote Tuesday night. The Legislature’s minority leader Lon Hofstein says they came […]

Court Case for New City Man Charged in Twins’ Deaths in Hot Car Adjourned Again

Another adjournment in the case of a New City man who is charged in the deaths of his infant twin children after leaving them in a hot car over the summer. 39-year-old Juan Rodriguez was in a Bronx courtroom yesterday, where prosecutors have yet to decide whether to take the case to a grand jury […]

Meredyth’s Pet Corner

Hi Tor’s Adoptable Pets – 10/31/19

Congrats to Harley who was adopted last week after 4 1/2 years at the shelter. She was adopted by Miltie, a veteran Hi Tor volunteer, and she’s doing great! This handsome 10 years-young guy is Milton. He has quickly won the hearts of staff and volunteers alike. He was brought in as a stray and […]

Hi Tor’s Adoptable Pets – 10/24/19

For info on any of these kittens please email Kristine@hitor.org. SHELLY: A super-sweet little girl who came into foster care with a severe illness which left her with a permanent loss of vision in one eye, but that doesn’t stop her from being the most inquisitive and super-curious kitten of her litter mates. She doesn’t […]

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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