Columnist

Thomas Farragher

Farragher is a Globe columnist and associate editor. He spent eight years as editor of the Spotlight Team. In 2003, he won the Pulitzer Prize for team coverage of the sexual abuse crisis in the Catholic Church. He has received several other awards, including the 2004 American Society of Newspaper Editors top award for deadline news reporting. His columns appear Wednesdays and Saturdays.

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THOMAS FARRAGHER

Graduates get lesson in courage and tenacity

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Andrew Burian, a Holocaust survivor, will attend commencement ceremonies for two grandsons this weekend.

THOMAS FARRAGHER

For nearly 50 years, he kept 30 Federal St. running

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Ron Chevalier is loaded with stories of his long working life on Post Office Square.

THOMAS FARRAGHER

A love affair is in the making at the BSO

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Something special is happening at the Boston Symphony Orchestra under the leadership of Andris Nelsons.

THOMAS FARRAGHER

As the circus leaves town, they have the last laugh

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About 40 former circus performers — most of them clowns — will be in Providence on Sunday to bid adieu to the Greatest Show on Earth.