Columnist

Yvonne Abraham

A columnist for the Metro section, Abraham’s work appears on Thursdays and Sundays. She previously covered state and national politics, and immigration at the Globe. She came to the paper in 1998 from the Boston Phoenix.

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In snowbound Somerville, mail carrier deftly delivers goods

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Amid record snowfall, never does Tim Young feel more valued than at a time like this.

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Recovery high schools help save young lives

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Addicted students need more places to turn like William J. Ostiguy High School in downtown Boston.

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With Patriots’ parade, ‘Minister of Fun’ does his job

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City official Ken Brissette was behind the scenes Wednesday, making sure the championship festivities ran smoothly.

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Exploiting voter amnesia

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Political reversals from Mitt Romney and Robert DeLeo show just how short they think voters’ memories are.