Each week, 1010 WINS sports director Marc Ernay nominates the most inept figures in sports.
According to pioneering former General Manager Joel Chaseman, the move came after Westinghouse Broadcasting expressed concerns in 1964 with the New York radio station it had purchased two years earlier.
The shop owners in Williamsburg are really worried. They say all of the tourists in Manhattan take the L train to Williamsburg to shop.
On Sunday, April 19, the Empire State Building will go blue, white and gold in honor of 1010 WINS’ 50th anniversary.
While questioning folks from different boroughs and neighborhoods about a report that says there has been a spike in murders this year, I was reminded just how commonplace the sound of gunfire has become.
New York is home to two mediocre major league baseball teams which means the Yankees and Mets could meet in the World Series.
The city’s hawk population is thriving and as these killing machines of the avian kingdom will do, they have left the carcasses of squirrels and pigeons strewn about the gardens and grass.
Judge Jerald “Jerry” Klein passed away this past Sunday. He was 66.
Hey, Ben Franklin, stick to lightning rods. Leave our clocks alone.
By John Montone, 1010 WINS If I may say, my misremembered life, has been a wild ride. It wasn’t so much the 99-yard sprint with time expired that gave my high school football team its […]
Can al-Shabab get shopaholics to drop…the habit? I doubt it, but….
So what kind of fool was I? A wet, freezing fool. But I just had to try to catch the setting sun as it hit the ice because who knows if the opportunity will ever arise again.
We remember Bob Simon as a great reporter. A legendary journalist. A giant in the TV news business. The other guy…well.
By John Montone, 1010 WINS There are mornings on this job when I swear I can hear the gravely voice and staccato delivery of Sgt. Joe Friday, “Just the facts…” And then I begin to […]
I know that we haven’t had much snow this winter. Cue up that Hallelujah chorus. And because meteorologists haven’t been able to talk about the “white stuff,” we must be experiencing some sort of freakish weather pattern.