Month: February 2014

Celebrating Good Works

Now in its fourth year, Meera Gandhi’s The Giving Back Foundation keeps exponentially increasing its reach to help assist and educate young people around the world. The organization now has projects that span five continents, and keeps finding new ways to fulfill its mission of charity and education. One such beneficiary is St. Michael’s, a …

It Seems Like Yesterday

by Harry Benson The engagement announcement of HRH Princess Margaret and Antony Armstrong-Jones on February 26, 1960, took Fleet Street by surprise. Even gossip columnists with the greatest contacts were taken aback. It was only a few weeks earlier that Tony’s father, Ronald Armstrong-Jones, had married. When the writer Jeremy Banks and I had arrived …

Bad Boy, Introspective

by Chuck Pfeifer Recently, renowned actor James Woods took time from his busy schedule and granted me an interview at my home in Manhattan. James has appeared in numerous movies, including Salvador, in which he played real-life journalist Richard Boyle, and Ghosts of Mississippi, as assassin Byron De La Beckwith. Both roles won him Oscar nominations. …