Friday, June 29, 2012
Sunday, June 24, 2012
Saturday, June 23, 2012
Who says I don't get the best assignments? These two lovely ladies, both belly dancers, at the Mermaid Parade on Coney Island.
Hear my story at http://newyork.cbslocal.com/2012/06/23/one-of-new-yorks-greatest-summer-events-the-mermaid-parade-hits-coney-island/.
Monday, June 18, 2012
It stretched 18 blocks down Fifth Avenue in Harlem to Mayor Bloomberg's townhouse on the Upper West Side.
Tens of thousands of people protesting New York City's stop and frisk policy. A disproportionate number of minorities, they argue, are stopped.
And it was a silent march. Once it got going, when I tried to conduct interviews, we where shushed up!
Saturday, June 16, 2012
Today I covered the sad story of an 88-year-fold woman, Evelyen Shapiro, who was killed in an apparent robbery attempt, possibly while returning home with groceries to her fifth floor apartment in the Bronx.
Earlier I went to Brooklyn for a prayer vigil and rally for a young woman killed by a police officer at the end of a chase. She was in a stolen car that had been carjacked. His gun went off as he was trying to put the car in park after it ran into a utility pole killing the unarmed woman. Hear both of my reports at www.1010WINS.com.
Tuesday, June 12, 2012
Danny Schechter the News Dissector's books examine the economy, Occupy Wall Street and the news media's struggles in covering both,
Sunday, June 10, 2012
Saturday, June 9, 2012
Sam and Brett on their way toward setting a new World’s record for continuous playing a board game. Their goal was 60 straight hours playing Stratomatic, a fantasy baseball game at Foley’s Bar in Midtown Manhattan. Hear my reports atwww.1010WINS.com.
Steven Malone taking some tourists for a ride around Central Park. Some animal rights advocates want the carriage rides shut down. But Malone says these horses are better treated than most people. Hear my reports atwww.1010WINS.com