He grew up in what was called a cold water flat in West New York, N.J., and like a lot of other first generation immigrants, my father, John Louis Montone, had a lot of brothers and sisters – about half of whom survived infancy.
Thank your dad for all of his love, support and encouragement over the years with a thoughtful gift this Father’s Day. From a gentlemen’s brunch for the foodie to sharp accessories for the business man, there’s something for every type of dad to say “I love you” in New York City.
While I hear from a lot of fans who tell me how much they enjoy listening to my stories on the radio, I have no greater admirer than my father, Angelo Cioffi.
I am a relatively “older” first-time Dad. In my 20s and 30s, so many of my friends had children and explained the joy of being a parent to me. I never could have imagined that joy until I actually did experience it.
I love what I do, but that’s not who I am. I am also “Lyn’s husband”, and since 2002, I have been “JT’s Dad”. I often tell my son, “You know, being your dad is the best thing I do all day.”
Father’s Day is fast approaching. But don’t fret; CBS Local did the browsing for you. Find dad-friendly gifts for any budget.
Is your dad and gadgety kind of guy? Find him something exciting and cool for Father’s Day, whatever your budget might be.
“If you won’t take ‘no’ for an answer, then don’t ask,” Dad told me almost matter-of-factly over his shoulder while I was begging for him to take my side in some minor teenage crisis.
My father, Cameron Cornell, was a newsman. He gave me his enduring love for the news business, through good times and bad – and he certainly had both.
This Father’s Day, CBSNewYork is taking a look at some of the worst fathers the Tri-State area has seen in recent years, from movie stars to murderers.
This is just my third Father’s Day. My son, David, will be three in July. I always knew I wanted to be a Dad. I just had no clue just how much fatherhood resembles the steepest, fastest roller coaster at Great Adventure.
Proprietor Ben Benson, famous for having his spoon in the creamed spinach, said he’d rather not have to close the restaurant.
Friends and family are using the memory of a Long Island pharmacist murdered in June to raise money for students at his alma mater.
Alexa and Aimee Kaplan posted a listing on Craigslist hoping to get an electric guitar for their father Arthur, who sold his beloved vintage Gretsch guitar about a year ago to pay the family bills.
From wine, to cars and baseball – the Tri-State area is hosting all sorts of Father’s Day events this weekend. Here are our picks for the best ways to show your dad your appreciation in New York and New Jersey this weekend.