Tag: Son of Sam

Jimmy Breslin Proved That the Pen Is Mightier Than the Sword

Pulitizer Prize winning columnist Jimmy Breslin, who died Sunday at age 88, touched the lives of so many New Yorkers with his hard-hitting, poetic prose.

Glory Days of Covering Sports Stars and Criminals Get Their Due...

From meeting Mickey Mantle to Billie Jean King to watching Pete Seeger perform in prison upstate, Edward Hershey recounts his coming-of-age journey as a reporter when newspapers ruled the day.