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Emily Sweeney

Sweeney is a staff reporter and member of the Globe’s speakers bureau. She frequently gives talks at schools, universities, and industry events. She also serves as president of the New England chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists.

Latest stories

Blotter Tales

Smokey the Bear is kidnapped

By , Globe Staff

Santa Claus falls into the harbor, Smokey the Bear is kidnapped, and shoplifters ransack stores in this holiday edition of “Blotter Tales.”

Blotter Tales

Streaking with a Santa hat

By , Globe Staff

A naked man in a Santa Claus hat disturbs Black Friday shoppers, a rabbit sets off a burglar alarm, and more tales from police blotters.

Applications open for new artist apartments in Brockton

By , Globe Staff

Applications are now available for Enso Flats, an artist community being developed in downtown Brockton.

Stoughton man who builds tiny houses has new show on HGTV

By , Globe Staff

Derek “Deek’’ Diedricksen is hosting a new show on HGTV called “Tiny House Builders.” The pilot episode is scheduled to air on Dec. 14 at 1 p.m.