Leaving Story Avenue, My journey from the projects to the front page #2020

Leaving Story Avenue, My journey from the projects to the front page By Paul LaRosa Leaving Story Avenue My journey from the projects to the front page Emmy Award winning CBS News producer Paul LaRosa s evocative memoir of his days growing up in a Bronx housing project and working as a reporter at The New York Daily News in the late s Paul was a
  • Title: Leaving Story Avenue, My journey from the projects to the front page
  • Author: Paul LaRosa
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  • Leaving Story Avenue, My journey from the projects to the front page By Paul LaRosa
    Leaving Story Avenue, My journey from the projects to the front page By Paul LaRosa Emmy Award winning CBS News producer Paul LaRosa s evocative memoir of his days growing up in a Bronx housing project and working as a reporter at The New York Daily News in the late 1970s.Paul was a clueless kid growing up in a Bronx housing project when he discovered there might be to life As the projects went from idyllic to dangerous, Paul made his way to The NewEmmy Award winning CBS News producer Paul LaRosa s evocative memoir of his days growing up in a Bronx housing project and working as a reporter at The New York Daily News in the late 1970s.Paul was a clueless kid growing up in a Bronx housing project when he discovered there might be to life As the projects went from idyllic to dangerous, Paul made his way to The New York Daily News where he became a copyboy and later a reporter.The News was still the largest circulating newspaper in the country but it was in the last, outrageous and often hilarious, gasp of The Front Page era Reporters wallowed in a swirl of alcohol, hookers and bad behavior but none of it stopped them from delivering an electric and engaging paper every day Paul, an innocent trapped in a Tabloid World, quickly adapted.As a reporter, Paul had a front row seat to one of the most harrowing five year periods in New York City history the city s brush with bankruptcy, the terror reign of Son of Sam, the blackout riots, and the murder of John Lennon Read what it was like to be in the center of it all.
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    • Paul LaRosa

      I m so happy with the reviews of my memoir Leaving Story Avenue, my journey from the projects to the front page Here are just a few The NY Times A captivating and vivid memoir Ken Auletta of The New Yorker magazine A poignant and funny memoir The Newark Star Ledger Paul LaRosa nails the twilight era of American newspapers with the aplomb of the award winning journalist he became Tom Robbins, investigative journalist LaRosa has a great ear, a great eye and a great sense of self effacing humora marvelous tale of a fast disappearing part of New York Of the 17 reader reviews on , 16 of them are 5 star and the other is a 4 star review Thanks everyone.Paul

    291 thoughts on “Leaving Story Avenue, My journey from the projects to the front page

    • I absolutely loved this bookThis book brought back so many memories I could place myself in the reality of being part 60s and 70s in which Paul writes about It s one of those books you cant put down The thing that I admired was the fact that his struggles and his determination, would not allow him to be a statistic of his environment Great book


    • Good read, but a bit longI enjoyed the beginning, about the childhood and the projects Also, the early days of being in the news business Felt that some parts could have been left out Somewhat repetitious.


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