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Sex assault reports up at Boston-area campuses

Campus safety experts say increased reporting suggests that many colleges are improving efforts to address the problem.

The rector’s condo has a two-car garage, pantry with a wine cellar, and a guesthouse, and it is near Boston Common.

Jessica Rinaldi for the Globe

For Trinity Church rector, a $3.6m home

The Beacon Hill rectory for the Rev. Samuel Lloyd III has a two-car garage, a pantry with a wine cellar, and a guesthouse.

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// Lamented last curtain for Philip Seymour Hoffman

With Hoffman’s death, it seems like a hole just got punched, not just in the movies but in the culture as a whole.

MBTA retirement board split on airing records

The debate is on whether state law compels the board to reveal information about the management of a $1.6 billion pension fund.

Irlando Goncalves will be attending Union College.

Yoon S. Byun/Globe Staff

With help, former troublemaker now on to college

Irlando Goncalves once embodied the challenges that confront educators and their students in large urban school systems.