Susan Richard

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1010WINS’ Susan Richard

Susan is a native New Yorker whose been heard on the radio in the New York area since 1986.

During her 10 years at WFAS-FM in White Plains, Susan served as both Program and Music Director, as well as Midday and Evening (Love Songs) Host. She was a weekend personality at K-JOY 98.3 on Long Island for six years, and worked as a freelance news anchor for WNEW-FM and CD 101.9. She also served as the voice of a daily Family News feature broadcast over the ABC Radio Network, and has been anchoring the news on 1010 WINS since 1999.

Check out Susan’s web show “All for Animals”
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As an actress, Susan has appeared in New York productions including How To Go Out On A Date In Queens at both the 78th Street Theatre Lab and Don’t Tell Mama, Super Eros with the Wild At Last Theatre Company, And Miss Reardon Drinks A Little at the Impact Theater, Earth And Sky at the Pelican Studio Theatre, Music as part of the New Perspectives Theatre Company Playwrights Workshop and Picnic and Our Town at the Riant Theatre.

Susan has also appeared numerous staged readings, including Pierre & Marie, The Rats, Thread of Life, The Physicists, and Background with Break A Leg Productions, as well as Tales From An Urban Burb and On The Hills Of Black America with New Perspectives.

Susan is the author of One Clear Voice, A Journey In Poetry which is available from Xlibris Publishing.

For more about Susan Richard visit her Web site at

New Mobile App Helps Shelter Pets In NYC And Across The Country

ResQwalk is available for either iOS or Android devices that enables animal lovers to raise money for animal rescues and shelters in the United States and Canada every time they go for a walk.

1010 WINS–12/06/2014

ASPCA Offers Tips On Keeping Your Pet Safe Over The Holidays

While we humans have a tendency to overdo it food-wise, is it OK to indulge our pets? Keep your four legged family members safe with these tips from the ASPCA.

1010 WINS–11/26/2014

Whiskers In Wonderland Helps Cats And Rabbits Find Forever Homes For The Holidays

Whiskers In Wonderland, the largest cat and rabbit adoption event in the city, features nearly 200 cats, kittens and bunnies, all looking for forever homes.


New Children’s Book Helps Big Apple Street Cats

NEW YORK (CBSNew York)  A new children’s book is teaching kids about Big Apple feral and stray cats. ‘The Cats On My Block’ is written by Valerie Sicignano, an animal welfare veteran and co-founder of the New York City Feral Cat Initiative of the Mayor’s Alliance for NYC’s Animals, with illustrations by award winning graphic […]


Ronald McDonald House Hosts Dog Walk On Upper East Side

The third annual Ronald McDonald Family Fun Dog Walk will be held Saturday, September 20, 2014 from 10:00 a.m. to 12 noon in Carl Schurz Park on Manhattan’s upper east side.

1010 WINS–09/19/2014

Adoptapalooza Returns to Union Square

New York (CBSNewYork)  The mega pet adoption event known as Adoptapalooza is back in Union Square Park on Sunday, September 7. This annual event is presented by the Mayor’s Alliance for New York City’s Animals in conjunction with the Petco Foundation and features 300 dogs, cats, and rabbits, available for adoption from over 40 Alliance […]


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

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 place at Lucky Strike Lanes on West 42nd street on Tuesday, August 5th from 7-10 p.m. and is designed to […]

1010 WINS–07/26/2014

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. (NOT!)

1010 WINS–07/16/2014

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 and too few adopters. Since 2003, Animal Care and Control of New York City has been working alongside the Mayor’s […]

1010 WINS–06/11/2014

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.


Dr. Oz Talks With 1010 WINS About ‘The Good Life: What You Really Want’

Dr. Oz, two time Emmy Award winning host of The Dr. Oz show and Vice-Chair and Professor of Surgery at Columbia University, is part of a sold out 1010 WINS event at the Hard Rock Cafe in Times Square. Some of his topics: weight loss, sleep issues, anti-aging, and how to motivate change within yourself.


NYC Veterinarian Moonlights As Pop Singer To Help Fund Cancer Treatment For Animals

Meet Joshua Louis. the New York City Veterinarian whose passion for both music and animals is helping pet parents afford cancer treatment through his Joshua Louis Animal Cancer Foundation.

1010 WINS–05/04/2014

‘Strictly Seniors’ Cat Adoption Event Gives Older Cats Second Chance

by Susan Richard New York (CBSNewYork) An owner dies, goes into a nursing home, or gets evicted. A roommate is allergic, or someone has to move out of the country. There are many reasons why older animals end up at municipal shelters across the country, and sadly, elderly animals are at a higher risk of […]

1010 WINS–05/04/2014

Mayor’s Alliance For NYC’s Animals Teams With Humane Society Of NY To Neuter Easter Bunny!

The Mayor’s Alliance for NYC’s Animals is teaming up with the Humane Society of New York to offer the first in a series of free spay/neuter clinics specifically for rabbits




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