Assistant News Editor
Marcia Dick grew up in Malden and when she was a kid, would fight her dad over who got to read the Globe sports section. She got her first journalism job straight out of college at my hometown paper, where she learned the business. After a brief stop in Tampa, she came to the Globe in 1988.
Marcia believes being a native of the North Shore helps her understand what’s important to our audience: Stories that reflect quality of life such as development, taxes, and what beach you can get a parking space at a decent price this summer.
By Bette Keva , Globe Correspondent
While three young filmmakers traveled to their families’ native lands, hundreds back in the city worked on displays showing how a house becomes a home where traditions and culture are shared.
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By Kathy Shiels Tully , Globe Correspondent
The Ultimate Imagination Build-Off Challenge is being held at the Legoland Discovery Center in Somerville this weekend.
By Brion O’Connor , Globe Correspondent
People are flocking to Great Rock Farm in Georgetown, where good-natured, curious creatures playfully mingle with instructors and students.
By Tom Long , Globe Correspondent
The meat and sides are good at this Nashua joint, but we’d go back just for one of the best hot pretzels we’ve ever had.