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Barnegat Bay (John Montone/1010 WINS)

Radio Free Montone: Grow A Lawn, Kill A Bay

I spend a great deal of time in Barnegat Bay kayaking, canoeing, boating and swimming. If it dies, a part of me will die with it. And I won’t be alone.

08/08/2014

(L-R) Actors Tara Reid and Ian Ziering, at Fathom Events Presents The Premiere Of The Asylum And Syfy's 'Sharknado' at Regal Cinemas L.A. Live on August 2, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)

Radio Free Montone: New Yorkers Weigh In On ‘Sharknado 2′

I couldn’t have done it without Toni-Roni, Raji, Mohamed and Mike.

08/01/2014

Matilda III sits with a leash on the front desk counter at The Algonquin Hotel. (credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Algonquin Cat Hosts Party To Benefit Shelter Animals

On Saturday, August 2, Matilda III will host the Algonquin’s annual fundraiser and feline fashion show to benefit The Mayor’s Alliance for NYC’s Animals.

1010 WINS–08/01/2014

Maro the dog, available for adoption from Animal Care & Control Manhattan Shelter, 326 East 110th Street.  (Photo Credit: AC&C)

Animal Care & Control of NYC Hosts `Pit Bowl’ Party To Promote Pit Bull Adoption

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) Animal Care & Control of NYC is trying to change the image of the pit bull, and they’re inviting New Yorkers to a ‘Pit Bowl’ bowling party to learn more. It takes […]

1010 WINS–07/26/2014

A child holds up a sign outside of the Bethel Baptist Church before the funeral for Eric Garner on July 23. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Radio Free Montone: Taking Sides In Eric Garner’s Death

Sides have been chosen and that is as regrettable as it was predictable.

07/25/2014

Toilet Bowl (CBSNY.com)

Website Maps Free Toilets For Those Looking To Answer Nature’s Call

WeeWeeFree.com attempts to sign up businesses willing to make bathrooms available for free in order to lure in potential customers.

07/21/2014

Charles Okonkwo has been charged with second-degree assault on his 52-year-old mother, police said. (Credit: Suffolk County Police Department)

Dix Hills Man Charged With Assault On Mom; Brother’s Death Under Investigation

A Dix Hills man has been arrested after his father told police he returned home to find his wife unconscious with severe head injuries and his teenage son dead.

07/20/2014

John Montone

Radio Free Montone: Jersey City Cop Killer Was A THUG

Had I been reporting the story, I would not have mentioned his name there — by denying him what he craved most. In fact, when I returned to work Wednesday morning I took to referring to the cold-blooded cop killer as the THUG.

07/18/2014

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Fans Flock To See Grumpy Cat And Oskar The Blind Cat In Manhattan

The world’s most famous feline was back in the Big Apple today, and it was awful.

1010 WINS–07/16/2014

John Montone

Radio Free Montone: Everyone Is Right…Until They’re Wrong

So many people are in the know these days.

06/27/2014

Stan Brooks, 1010 WINS from August 2012 New York Daily News Article( Photo by Craig Warga/New York Daily News)

Manhattan Street Corner To Be Renamed Stan Brooks Way

Brooks, the late, legendary 1010 WINS reporter, and his wife, Lynn, lived at Manhattan Plaza at 43rd and 10th after their three sons grew up.

06/26/2014

California Chrome #2, ridden by Victor Espinoza,during the 146th running of the Belmont Stakes at Belmont Park on June 7, 2014 in Elmont, New York. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Radio Free Montone: Another Year, Another Belmont Bust

I’ll take Pumpkin over California Chrome any day.

06/13/2014

Badoodle - Available for adoption from Animal Care & Control of NYC (Photo Credit: Jamie McCarthy, Wireimage/Gettyimages)

Animal Care & Control of NYC Participates In ‘Just One Day’ Event To Promote No Kill Goal

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – It’s a sad reality all over the country: thousands of healthy and treatable animals are being euthanized in shelters each day for lack of resources, including space, funding for medical care […]

1010 WINS–06/11/2014

Neighbors last summer said rats had taken over at John Vincent Daniels Jr. Square in Woodside, Queens. (Credit: CBS 2)

Radio Free Montone: Swamp Thing

It was a slow news day, during a slow news month and we needed a story with legs. Well, we got what we were wishing for.

06/06/2014

Sasha the cat. Available during Maddie's Pet Adoption Days from Zani's Furry Friends. (Photo credit: Mayor's Alliance for NYC's Animals)

Maddie’s Pet Adoption Days Offers Thousands of Pets For Free This Weekend To Qualified Adopters

This weekend, thousands of animals will be available for free to qualified adopters from more than 90 New York City area rescue groups and shelters.

05/31/2014

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The concourse will soon be home to retailers, as well. (Credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

WTC Concourse Reopens

A commuter concourse underneath the World Trade Center site that has been closed since the Sept. 11 attacks is set to reopen.

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