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 Yankees 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.
See more Odd Father's Day Gifts below:
Join Pastor Glen Bone of Good Seed Ministries as they head to New Community Church on Father's Day @ 11am.
14801 Lincoln Avenue in Dolton , Illinois.
They are looking for 300 men for a cookout and a day of fun.
About 850 teachers and staffers at schools doomed to either close this month or to reboot their staffs were handed pink slips Friday afternoon, according to Chicago Public Schools.
At the 48 closing schools, 420 teachers of 1,005 total lost their jobs, plus 110 paraprofessionals and 133 bus aides and part-timers. At the five schools headed for “turnaround,” where the children remain in the building but all the adults are replaced, 192 staffers were laid off: 125 teachers, 20 paraprofessionals, 20 bus aides and part-timers and 27 clerks, custodians and security staffers.
Parts of a dozen Chicago wards will get free parking this Sunday, two weeks ahead of schedule. The only question is, how long the freebie will last.
As many as 15 aldermen have talked about repealing the political sweetener negotiated by Mayor Rahm Emanuel in exchange for a longer parking day.
Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport ranks dead last among U.S. big city airports in on-time departures, new data for the first quarter of 2013 indicated Thursday.
The numbers for on-time arrivals weren’t much better. There, O’Hare came in second-to-last.