Elaine Rivera joined the WNYC staff as the politics/economic development reporter in August. Prior to her arrival, Elaine had worked as a staff reporter at the Washington Post. From 1995 to 2001, she was a ...
A Remembrance: Boxer Jose Torres
Wednesday, February 18, 2009
New York, NY —
He was a hero and an inspiration to Puerto Ricans across the city, legendary boxer Jose Torres, known as the People's Champion. He died last month of a heart attack, at the age of 72. His legacy has been celebrated around the city. WNYC's Elaine Rivera has this remembrance.