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Rockland Water Restrictions Lifted

Rockland County Executive Ed Day has announced that the Rockland Department of Health mandatory water restrictions imposed in July are now lifted. Day said, “We appreciate that efforts of our residents and businesses who cooperated with the water use restrictions and helped get us through this hot, dry period.” He added that we should “continue […]


FDNY Battalion Chief Michael Fahy Killed in Line of Duty

Early Tuesday morning, Rockland County native and 17-year veteran FDNY Battalion Chief Michael Fahy was killed while leading responders of a suspected gas leak at West 234th Street and Tibbett Avenue in the Kingsbridge section of the Bronx. A house exploded and falling debris injured over 20 people – firefighters, police officers, and killing Fahy. […]

Mt. Kisco Salmon and Tyson Chicken Nuggets Recalled

Two recalls are in the works this morning – there is a voluntary recall of two types of smoked salmon from the Mt. Kisco Smokehouse because they may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. U.S. Food and Drug Administration have reported that the product was distributed in New York and Connecticut retail stores and restaurants between […]

Supervisor Stewart’s 2017 Budget 5th Year Under Tax Cap

Yesterday, Orangetown Supervisor Andy Stewart presented his 2017 budget proposal at the regular meeting of the Town Board. If passed, this would be the fifth year in a row that the town budget has stayed under the tax cap. According to Stewart, this fiscally conservative budget cuts back on town spending and minimizes the tax […]

Parade Saturday AGT’s Grace VanderWaal

Mark your calendars — this Saturday at 5 p.m. there will be a parade in downtown Suffern to celebrate 12-year-old Grace VanderWaal’s win on America’s Got Talent. For more information stay tuned to the Suffern website:

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While preserving Localism, WRCR has added two new shows of general interest to its lineup of programs. They are the Stephanie Miller Show and the world renowned Thom Hartmann Program. Programs are informative and engaging and Progressive in character. They air for 6 hours daily, 10:10 AM to 4:00 PM weekdays. Give them a try […]

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 […]


Rockland County Health Dept. will hold Flu Vaccine Clinics

In preparation for the 2016/2017 flu season, the Rockland County Health Dept. will hold Flu Vaccine Clinics from 1-4PM on the following Fridays: Sept. 23, Sept 30, Oct 7, Oct 14, Oct 21, and Oct 28, at the Robert Yeager Health Center, Bldg A, 2nd floor rotunda clinic area, on Sanatorium Road, Pomona, NY. No […]

Meredyth’s Pet Corner

Adoptable Pets 9-22-16

These wonderful animals are seeking “forever home” and loving families.  If you are looking to add some love to your household contact (845-354-7900) And thanks to our supporter – Learn CPR become a Lifesaver! And if you can’t adopt but want to support HiTor make a donation to their “Urgent Needs List” (listed […]

Adoptable Pets 9-15-16

These loving animals are looking for “forever homes” and if you are interested in making that dream come true visit — and thanks to our sponsor “Learn CPR — become a lifesaver.”


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Snow Closings Updated Regularly

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