Columnist

Thomas Farragher

Farragher is a Globe columnist and associate editor. He spent eight years as editor of the Spotlight Team. In 2003, he won the Pulitzer Prize for team coverage of the sexual abuse crisis in the Catholic Church. He has received several other awards, including the 2004 American Society of Newspaper Editors top award for deadline news reporting. His columns appear Wednesdays and Saturdays.

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THOMAS FARRAGHER

Spiritual medium helps grieving people heal

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“Postcards from Heaven’’ events are a combination of PG-13 stand-up comedy and serious soothsaying.

THOMAS FARRAGHER

Midtown Hotel a time machine

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As Boston remakes itself, there’s something comfortable to be found in the retro white brick of the Midtown Hotel.

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Governor Baker should meet this fisherman, too

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Baker’s chief of staff should scan the gubernatorial schedule and make room for Scituate fisherman Frank Mirarchi before the month is out.

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Inspiring journey from addiction to redemption

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David Perry’s story of addiction isn’t unusual, but it’s what happened after he stood in chains in court that sets him apart.