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Joseph P. Kahn

Kahn specializes in feature profiles, trend pieces, and popular culture. He is a co-author of “Last Lion: The Fall and Rise of Ted Kennedy.'” He also chronicles notables who have died each year and authors the Globe’s holiday poem.

Latest stories

Renovation of Graves Island lighthouse inches forward

By , Globe Staff

Boston businessman David Waller aims to covert it into equal parts family vacation home and historic preservation project.

Joan Rivers, comedy’s cutting force, dies at 81

By , Globe Staff

Ms. Rivers’s snarky, politically incorrect, and often self-lacerating brand of humor made her a comedian both loved and feared.

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WGBH to air Andrew the seal documentary

By , Globe Staff

WGBH is airing a documentary Wednesday about Andre, a harbor seal who wintered at the New England Aquarium in the 1970s and ’80s.

The last private-club caddie camp

By , Globe Staff

Nantucket’s Sankaty Head Caddie Camp grooms teens for success.