Joe has been doing radio for 32 years and teams with Ramonski Luv for "The Real Show" week-day evenings on V-103. He also does the "Back in the Day" show on Saturday evenings from 5 to10pm.
He is a native Chicagoan who graduated from Farragut High School on the West-side and Daley College on the South-side where he received his Associate of Arts Degree. Joe then moved to DeKalb where he earned his Bachelors in Radio, Television and Film at Northern Illinois University.
Joe has been married to wife Darlene for 18 years. They have 2 daughters and a son. Sonia, Samantha and Sonny. They also have 2 dogs. Katie and BJ.
Aside from his family and radio, baseball is his passion. He plays for The Angels (38's) and Braves (48's) of The Roy Hobbs League. He has won National Championships with teams out of Dallas and Memphis.
Joe teaches Announcing and History of Radio at Kennedy King College. He is also the Lector Coordinator at St. Leonard's Church in Berwyn, Illinois.
Joe's favorite movie is The Godfather. His favorite sports team is the Chicago Cubs. His favorite musical groups are Santana and Steely Dan and his favorite color is blue. He's also quite fond of leopard print.
You can also catch up with joe @ joesotov103 on Twitter and joesoto on Facebook.
The rumble of CTA L cars over the Wells Street Bridge resumed on March 11 after nine days of work to replace the southern half of the 90-year-old bridge. The bridge will be closed from April 26 to May 6 to replace the other half. | Al Podgorski~Sun-Time
Updated: April 26, 2013 8:15AM
The bad news for CTA L riders: Once again, starting Friday night, the Wells Street Bridge will be shut to rail traffic for nine days, disrupting the commutes of up to 77,000 riders a day.
The good news: A new bridge should be fully in place by the morning rush on Monday, May 6, when normal rail service is expected to resume.