Assistant News Editor
Marcia Dick grew up in Malden and when she was a kid, would fight her dad over who got to read the Globe sports section. She got her first journalism job straight out of college at her hometown paper, where she learned the business. After a brief stop in Tampa, she came to the Globe in 1988.
Marcia believes being a native of the North Shore helps her understand what’s important to our audience: Stories that reflect quality of life such as development, taxes, and what beach you can get a parking space at a decent price this summer.
By James Sullivan , Globe Correspondent
Celebrating art that scrambles our concept of what belongs in a museum.
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By Kathy Shiels Tully , Globe Correspondent
Lorraine and Bennett Hammond, inspired by the three Bs, “Bach, the Blues, and Buddy Holly,” perform Jan. 20 in Haverhill.
By John Laidler , Globe Correspondent
She was elected in the fourth round of voting by the Board of Selectmen to succeed Robert J. Dolan, who has been Melrose mayor since 2002.
By Linda Greenstein , Globe Correspondent
The stretch of record-breaking cold temperatures to start the new year kept regional public works crews busy with burst pipes, heating problems, and water main breaks.