Katheleen Conti

Conti is a reporter for Globe South, where she has covered a range of regional issues, including 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).

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Stories by Kathleen Conti Globe Staff

The roads less traveled

By , Globe Staff

For most students, the pomp and circumstance of high school graduation is a foregone conclusion of the past four years. For the others, walking across that stage will symbolize triumph over obstacles that challenged their young lives and threatened to take them off course.

Trial to determine damages Quincy must pay to private school on hold

By , Globe Staff

The trial will determine how much Quincy will be ordered to pay to a 121-year-old private school for mismanaging a trust fund benefitting the institution.

Opioid addiction among parents leads to more grandparents raising grandchildren

By , Globe Staff

Babies born to opiate addicts are increasingly being raised by grandparents, whose lives are now upended.

By the numbers: Infants born with drugs in system

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Drug use is increasingly being cited as the reason grandparents are raising their children’s children.