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It’s Good To Live In A Two-Daily Town (Howard Bryant Edition)

The hardworking staff has met author/ESPN senior writer/former Boston Herald columnist Howard Bryant on several occasions, and he always struck us as a decent, thoughtful, accomplished journalist. So it was distressing to learn of his arrest this past weekend for … Continue reading

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It’s Good To Live In A Two-Daily Town (Hi-Lo Foods Edition)

Everything you need to know about the difference between the Boston Globe and the Boston Herald is encapsulated in their respective ledes about a new supermarket replacing a neighborhood fixture in the Hyde Square section of Jamaica Plain. From Thursday’s … Continue reading

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It’s Good To Live In A Two-Daily Town (Paul Levy Edition)

Saturday’s Boston Herald front page: Saturday’s Boston Globe front page: Nuf ced.  

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It’s Good To Live In A Two-Daily Town (City Hall Plaza Edition)

In Thursday’s Boston Herald (and not in Thursday’s Boston Globe): Hub planners envision more vibrant City Hall Boston’s Government Center Plaza, reviled as an eyesore for decades, could be transformed into an oasis where skaters could frolic, cosmopolitan strollers could … Continue reading

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It’s Good To Live In A Two-Daily Town (RateBU.com Edition)

  (Disclosure: 1) I’ve been a full-time professor at Boston University for the past 5 1/2 years; 2) I’ve never voted on RateBU.com.) From Wednesday’s Boston Globe: Website lets BU women be rated; many object A new website allowing Boston … Continue reading

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It’s Good To Live In A Two-Daily Town (Boston Magazine Edition)

Yet another Boston magazine editor has hit the ejector seat. Andy (We Hardly Knew Ye) Putz has exited the publication – which couldn’t create buzz if it whacked a beehive – after all of 17 months as editor. That much … Continue reading

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It’s Good To Live In A Two-Daily Town (Jeff Derderian Edition)

While the Boston Herald most often serves as a lively index to the Boston Globe, sometimes the feisty tabloid kicks the boring broadsheet’s ass. Case in point: Saturday’s dead tree editions of the local dailies. The Herald, for its part, … Continue reading

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It’s Good To Live In A Two-Daily Town (Gil McDougald Edition)

Tuesday Boston Globe obit (from the Associated Press): Gil McDougald; won 5 World Series with Yankees Photo: Lede: NEW YORK — Gil McDougald, an All-Star infielder who helped the New York Yankees win five World Series during the 1950s, has died. He … Continue reading

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It’s Good To Live In A Two-Daily Town (Kennedy Column Edition)

Two – count ’em, two – columns from the Kennedy clan in Saturday’s Boston dailies, both dealing with energy-related matters. Exhibit A (from the Boston Globe): JOSEPH P. KENNEDY II Keeping the heat on Fuel assistance is not only worth … Continue reading

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It’s Good To Live In A Two-Daily Town (Chuck Turner Edition)

Saturday Boston Globe Page One: Turner found guilty of accepting cash bribe Chuck Turner, the fiery civil rights activist who has been a city councilor for more than a decade, was convicted yesterday of all the charges at his federal … Continue reading

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