Katheleen Conti

Conti is a general assignment business reporter for the Globe. She has also covered a wide range of issues in Greater Boston suburbs for Globe NorthWest, GlobeNorth and GlobeSouth, including transportation, immigration, environment, crime, schools, and government. She previously worked at the Eagle-Tribune, where she covered education and immigration issues, and was the editor of the Tribune’s Spanish-language newspaper, El Puente (The Bridge).

Latest stories

Union representing janitors averts strike

By , Globe Staff

A strike that would have hit several thousand office buildings in the Boston area was averted late Friday.

Strike looms for Harvard dining hall workers

By , Globe Staff

After more than 15 bargaining sessions, two attended by a federal mediator, the two sides remain at a stalemate over wages and health care costs.

Proposal that would have excluded some janitors from a new contract is withdrawn

By , Globe Staff

Cleaning companies drop request to exclude some janitors in small buildings from union wages.

Janitors, building contractors negotiate amid threat of strike

By , Globe Staff

Both sides hope to come to an agreement by Friday night when the current contract is set to expire.