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Linda Matchan

A feature writer and video producer, Matchan has a special interest in the arts and international travel. She is also a documentary filmmaker who has received grants from the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting and the National Endowment for the Humanities.

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5 things

Building a fire . . . in the fireplace

By , Globe Staff

If mobile fire pits aren’t your thing and you’re lucky enough to have a fireplace, you may need a refresher course.

5 things

How to make hair behave in winter

By , Globe Staff

O winter! You scourge of tidy hair! There’s absolutely nothing poetic about what happens to our locks in cold, dry weather.

My Favorite Thing

Steinway piano is a key to Ben Zander’s past

By , Globe Staff

The music director and conductor of the Boston Philharmonic Orchestra talks about his favorite thing: his concert grand piano.

5 things

The symphony goes ‘Casual’

By , Globe Staff

Earlier this month the BSO launched “Casual Fridays,” providing iPads and digital content to patrons that explains what’s happening on stage.