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Remembering Les Payne

Leslie “Les” Payne, a Pulitzer Prize winning retired editor of Newsday passed away on Monday, March 19, 2017. He was 76. This past fall, the Deadline Club inducted him into its New York Journalism Hall of Fame. See the Newsday story here. The Vietnam veteran, who had spent four decades in journalism, was also one […]

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The Deadline Club inducted five illustrious journalists into the New York Journalism Hall of Fame at Sardi’s Restaurant on Nov. 16. The honorees entertained and enlightened the audience with anecdotes from their remarkable careers during a luncheon ceremony that played to an audience of more than 100 journalists. Watch the 2017 Hall of Fame ceremony […]

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