John Montone

Verrazano-Narrows Bridge Turns 50

Staten Island Officials Boycott 50th Anniversary Of Verrazano-Narrows Bridge

Staten Island’s politicians are boycotting the anniversary ceremony Friday because of a proposed toll hike announced earlier this week.

21 hours ago

Peter Kassig (credit: CBS2)

Radio Free Montone: The Giants Stink But So What

The beheading of Peter Kassig and the murder of Wai Kuen Kwok helped me put Eli Manning’s five picks in perspective.

11/21/2014

Kevin Darden (NYPD)

Judge Orders Suspect Charged In Deadly Bronx Subway Shove To Be Held Without Bail

Kevin Darden, 34, was arrested on a murder charge Tuesday in the death of 61-year-old Wai Kuen Kwok, police said.

11/19/2014

A man walks outside Penn Station on Nov. 18, 2014. (credit: CBS2)

New Yorkers Bundle Up For Biting Cold

As of 9 a.m., the temperatures in Manhattan were in the upper 20s, with the wind chill in the teens.

11/18/2014

Person Of Interest Sought In Bronx Subway Attack (credit: CBS2)

Police Say They Know Who Suspect Is In Fatal Bronx Subway Push

Police late Monday said they know exactly whom they’re looking for in the death of a man who was shoved man right into the path of a D Train in the Bronx this past weekend, and they are closing in on him.

11/17/2014

Snow in Hopatcong, New Jersey on Nov. 14, 2014. (credit: Janelle Burrell/CBS2)

Light Snow Falls Across Parts Of Tri-State Area

Fall is far from over, but some neighborhoods in the Tri-State woke up to snow this morning.

11/14/2014

A flooded Brooklyn Battery park Tunnel October 30, 2012 as New Yorkers  clean up the morning after Hurricane Sandy's landfall. (Photo credit: TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

American Museum of Natural History Exhibit To Spotlight Natural Disasters

The exhibit opening Saturday will include interactive features that will allow museum-goers to generate a virtual volcano or stand in the eye of a tornado.

11/14/2014

Kim Kardashian (David Becker/Getty Images Entertainment)

Radio Free Montone: Big Butts Are Big News

Butts…big, big butts…well, let’s just say they are trending.

11/14/2014

Cellphone video captured a shoving match between a Metropolitan Transportation Authority bus driver and a 16-year-old boy in Jamaica, Queens on Tuesday, Nov. 11. (Credit: CBS2)

Caught On Video: Teen, MTA Bus Driver Get Into Shoving Match In Queens

A shoving and shouting match between a Metropolitan Transportation Authority bus driver and a teenager in Queens was caught on cellphone video Tuesday morning.

11/11/2014

Dr. Craig Spencer, New York City's first Ebola patient, speaks to reporters as he is released from Bellevue Hospital on Nov. 11, 2014. (credit: CBS2)

Dr. Craig Spencer, NYC Ebola Patient, Released From Bellevue Hospital

Declaring “New York City is Ebola free,” Mayor Bill de Blasio hugged Dr. Craig Spencer after he walked out of Bellevue Hospital Tuesday as medical team members cheered and applauded.

11/11/2014

New Fulton Center in Lower Manhattan (credit: Jim Smith/WCBS 880)

New Fulton Center Subway Hub Opens In Lower Manhattan

New York’s biggest subway hub has opened in Lower Manhattan, serving as a vital link between the new World Trade Center and the rest of the city.

11/10/2014

One World Trade Center is reflected in a window on November 3, 2014.  (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Radio Free Montone: We Are Winning … Winning Big

Out of the death and dust has arisen a massive masterpiece of modern architecture and now there is life in 1 World Trade Center.

11/07/2014

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N.J. Gas Prices Approaching Four-Year Low

With gas prices approaching $2.50 a gallon in many places in New Jersey, the lowest prices in four years, 1010 WINS’ John Montone paid a visit to the Lukoil gas station in Little Ferry.

11/06/2014

Rats

Columbia Student’s Study Debunks One Rat Per New Yorker Theory

It’s been said that New York City has so many rats there is literally one for every person, but a new study claims those numbers are way off.

11/06/2014

A banner flies over the Jets' practice facility with the message "Fire John Idzik (credit: Kristian Dyer/CBSNewYork)

‘Fire John Idzik’ Banner Flies Over Jets Practice

It’s not easy being Jets GM John Idzik these days. Websites, billboards and now banners are calling for his ouster.

11/05/2014

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