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Meredith Goldstein

Goldstein is an entertainment reporter and advice columnist for The Boston Globe and Boston.com. Her advice column Love Letters runs daily on Boston.com and appears in The Boston Globe on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays. The Names column, which Goldstein writes with Mark Shanahan, runs Monday through Friday and every Sunday in the paper. She welcomes letters from the lovelorn -- and all tips about celebrities spotted around Boston.

Latest stories

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Movie planned about Rocky Marciano

By Mark Shanahan and Meredith Goldstein , Globe Staff

Rocky Marciano, the Brockton-born brawler known for his extraordinarily successful career in the ring, will be the subject of a new movie.

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New England hits Venice for ‘Olive Kitteridge’

By Mark Shanahan and Meredith Goldstein , Globe Staff

Frances McDormand’s miniseries “Olive Kitteridge,” was filmed on the North Shore of Massachusetts last year.

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Gail Phaneuf brings ‘The Love Note’ to New York City

By Mark Shanahan and Meredith Goldstein , Globe Staff

The Curry College playwriting instructor is in the city, preparing to open her musical, “The Love Note,” off-Broadway.

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Bob Kerr among those laid off at Providence Journal

By Mark Shanahan and Meredith Goldstein , Globe Staff

Bob Kerr got his walking papers Tuesday as part of New Media Investment Group’s purchase of the Rhode Island newspaper.