Monsey Park Closed Following Sunday Afternoon Bear Sighting

NEW YORK(CBSNewYork) — Bears were spotted in a tree in Monsey, on Sunday.

A mamma bear and three cubs were seen in Manny Welder Park in Rockland County, CBS2 reported. 151 more words


Yankees Hot, Mets 'Sizzling' Heading Into Subway Series

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Who says the Subway Series has run out of gas?

The New York Mets are “sizzling hot,” in the words of Yankees slugger Alex Rodriguez, … 625 more words


Radio Free Montone: A Coyote Walks Into A Bar

By John Montone, 1010 WINS

A coyote walks into a bar and the bartender says…

Hi, this is John Montone.

I’ll get back to the bar in due time but first…in recent weeks… 442 more words

John Montone

Police Probe Officers' Shooting That Left Man Dead In Jamaica, Queens

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — Police spent the day processing the crime scene Thursday, a day after officers shot and killed a suspect who had allegedly fired at them in Jamaica, Queens. 666 more words


Violent Night: 12 People Wounded In Separate NYC Shootings

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — More than a dozen people were shot or stabbed in separate incidents across New York City overnight, police said.

Of the shootings, eight people were wounded in the Bronx, three in Brooklyn and one in Manhattan, CBS2’s Ilana Gold reported. 474 more words


UFC President On Bringing Professional MMA To New York: It's Looking A Lot Better Now

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — A big Ultimate Fighting Championship match at the Prudential Center in Newark this weekend is sparking excitement and new questions about New York’s ban on… 626 more words


Radio Free Montone: Ticks And Taxes

By John Montone, 1010 WINS

We are bombarded by bad news.  For instance, ticks and taxes.  One can kill us.  The other? I dunno.

Don’t go camping or walking or riding a bike in the woods without covering all of your exposed skin or dousing yourself with DEET-laden insect repellent.  330 more words