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.

Latest stories


Young reporter, 8, has some big celebrity ‘gets’

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Shayna Anne Rose, of Southborough, has scored interviews with Charlie Baker and Idina Menzel.


How my rescue dog rescued me

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A widow found her way back to living with help from a new friend.

New tropical plants added to historic Public Garden beds

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The plants and colors are a departure from the clipped glory that is the Public Garden. And that has raised some eyebrows.

After coma, teen invents eco-friendly plastic from potatoes

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“One of my goals during my recovery was to make it so that the accident wouldn’t be the most important thing about me.”