Katheleen Conti

Katheleen Conti is a general assignment business reporter for the Globe. She has also covered a wide range of issues in Greater Boston suburbs for Globe NorthWest, GlobeNorth and GlobeSouth, including transportation, immigration, environment, crime, schools, and government. She previously worked at the Eagle-Tribune, where she covered education and immigration issues, and was the editor of the Tribune’s Spanish-language newspaper, El Puente (The Bridge).

Latest stories

Sale of former Polartec plant closes for $5.8 million

By , Globe Staff

The new owner says he plans to turn the property into an industrial innovation hub.

Not NIMBY, but YIMBY: opponents say East Boston retail project is too small

By , Globe Staff

Demand for housing and development has given way to a growing Yes In My Backyard movement aimed at encouraging higher-density projects.

Survey finds state’s homeless population down 10 percent from 2016

By , Globe Staff

Despite the improvements, however, overall homelessness statewide remains up by 16 percent since 2007.

What does your money rent in Assembly Square?

By , Globe Staff

A look at rentals in this Somerville neighborhood includes a one-bedroom home in a building with a pet spa and a three-bedroom in a development with a 20th-floor lounge.