Cheryl Simone

Cheryl Simone, All News 99.1 WNEW (Credit:

Cheryl Simone, All News 99.1 WNEW (Credit:

Anchor – 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Although Cheryl Simone hails most recently from her second tour of duty at WIOD in Miami, she is best known for the decade she spent anchoring nights at 1010 WINS in New York. It was there she won a number of AP and AIR awards, as well as the prestigious Radio Journalist of the Year award from the National Association of Hispanic Journalists.

Cheryl’s career also includes stints at WCBS NewsRadio in New York and CBS Radio affiliate WINZ in Miami.

Cheryl also publishes an online magazine for the pet rescue community.

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Hometown Heroes

Hometown Heroes celebrates individuals and organizations doing good things for our communities. NewsRadio 99.1 shines some light on the people working to making the DMV a better place for all.


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Two surprising salad dressing and marinade tricks.


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In the Kitchen: Chicken Dijon Caprese

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Butch, the 10-year-old Terrier, Yorkshire/Poodle, Miniature mix. (courtesy of the Baltimore Humane Society)

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I’m Butch, a super cute, super sweet and super friendly senior man who is full of energy.


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These are terrific, moist, flavorful and easy. Have fun with this recipe and make it your own.


Princess the 7-year-old boxer mix. (courtesy of the Baltimore Humane Society)

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Try this easy recipe for vegetarian hibiscus flower enchiladas.


Billy (l) and Hazel (r). (Photo credits: Mary Swift Photography)

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