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VOTE: 1010 WINS Sports Goat Of The Week

Each week, 1010 WINS sports director Marc Ernay nominates the most inept figures in sports.

08/27/2015

Mickey Mantle (Photo credit: PAUL BUCK/AFP/Getty Images)

Radio Free Montone: When Baseball Was A Game

Every kid who grew up loving baseball in the 1960’s knew this; Mickey Mantle won the Triple Crown in 1956 with 52 Home Runs, 130 RBIs and a .353 batting average. But what was The Mick’s WAR?

07/31/2015

People try to beat the heat on July 20, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Radio Free Montone: Garbagoo

Not since “disco rice,” had someone so uniquely described just how unpleasant a task hauling household trash can be during a heat wave.

07/24/2015

John Montone

Radio Free Montone: Has Anyone Seen My Lokai?

If miracle diets and baldness cures worked, I’d be one chiseled stud with thick black hair. I’m not.

07/10/2015

Macy's Fourth of July Fireworks Spectacular, 2014 (Credit: CBS 2)

Interview: Executive Producer Amy Kule Previews Macy’s Fourth Of July Fireworks Spectacular

1010 WINS spoke with the executive producer of the show just one day before the dazzling display is set to hit the skies over the East River.

07/03/2015

New York City police officers stand guard in Times Square (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Radio Free Montone: Going All Out To Stop The Killing

It is sad to say but as long as the bullet-riddled bodies are found in a few scattered outer borough neighborhoods the murders will make the occasional headlines then fade from our collective memory.

06/12/2015

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Radio Free Montone: John Dislikes Social Media

I tweet and I post on Facebook, but I often wonder why.

05/01/2015

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1010 WINS Celebrates 50th Anniversary Of Switch To All News

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.

04/19/2015

New York City Subways

Williamsburg Store Owners Say L Train Service Interruption Will Hurt Business

The shop owners in Williamsburg are really worried. They say all of the tourists in Manhattan take the L train to Williamsburg to shop.

04/16/2015

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Empire State Building To Light In Honor Of 1010 WINS’ 50th Anniversary

On Sunday, April 19, the Empire State Building will go blue, white and gold in honor of 1010 WINS’ 50th anniversary.

04/14/2015

John Montone

Radio Free Montone: Shots Fired…Shrug

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.

04/10/2015

The first NYC Subway Series in 44 years Oct. 2000 (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images Sports)

Radio Free Montone: Subway World Series

New York is home to two mediocre major league baseball teams which means the Yankees and Mets could meet in the World Series.

04/03/2015

John Montone

Radio Free Montone: Central Park’s Natural Born Killers

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.

03/27/2015

Jerry Klein (Credit: NYCourtsA2J/YouTube)

NYC Housing Court Judge Jerald Klein Dead At Age 66

Judge Jerald “Jerry” Klein passed away this past Sunday. He was 66.

03/13/2015

(Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Radio Free Montone: Leave Our Clocks Alone!

Hey, Ben Franklin, stick to lightning rods. Leave our clocks alone.

03/13/2015

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