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John R. Ellement

Richardson Ellement is a Metro reporter who has covered northern New England, Boston police, the courts, and major breaking news stories for the Globe for the past 25 years. In 2010, he received the Massachusetts Bar Association’s Excellence in Legal Journalism award. He is an adjunct professor at Boston University. Currently, he is an online reporter and editor.

Latest stories

Man injured, suspect held in stabbing near TD Garden

By , Globe Staff

One man was stabbed and another is in custody following a violent incident on Legends Way near the North Station and TD Garden, Boston police said.

R. Judson Carlberg, 74; former president of Gordon College

By , Globe Staff

Dr. R. Judson Carlberg, who led Gordon College in Wenham for some 20 years, died last week at a Danvers hospice following a battle with cancer, the college said. Dr. Carlberg was 74 years old.

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State awards $42m contract to replace bridges for South Coast rail

By , Globe Staff

A $42 million bridge construction contract that will help set the stage for the long-awaited South Coast commuter rail service was officially awarded Monday by Governor Deval PatrickA $42 million bridge construction contract that will help set the stage for the long-awaited South Coast commuter rail service was officially awarded Monday by Governor Deval Patrick

Mass. awards $42m contract to replace 4 rail bridges

By , Globe Staff

The $42 million bridge construction contract will help set the stage for the long-awaited South Coast commuter rail service.