Kathleen Burge

Burge is a general assignment reporter for the Globe with a focus on suburban stories. She came to the Globe in 2000 and has written about legal issues, medicine, education, and restaurants.

Latest stories


Conquering my fear of the water

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A mom gets swimming lessons from an unexpected source.


Local choruses compete on WGBH’s ‘Sing That Thing!’

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Twenty-four choruses from around New England were chosen to perform on the new television series.

With first taste of success, Boston students up for debate

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The nine-year-old Boston Debate League hopes to triple the number of schools now involved within the next seven years.

Ashland artist offers healing vision at site of harm

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Dan Borelli hopes to create a public garden and memorial site on land near a former plant with a frightening history.