Bryan Marquard

Marquard has written obituaries since 2005 for the Globe , where he has worked since 2000. For more than 30 years he has been reporter and editor at publications including Newsday on Long Island and smaller newspapaers in New England, where he has lived most of his life.

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Danny Schechter, at 72; ‘news dissector,’ documentarian, activist

By , Globe Staff

Dubbed “the news dissector” in the 1970s for his newscasts on WBCN-FM, Mr. Schechter went on to write books and produce TV documentaries.

Claude Brenner at 86; MIT board member and ‘Quiz Kid’

By , Globe Staff

As a boy in Chicago, he had been one of the original “Quiz Kids” on a popular radio program.

Carl Howard, at 107; engineer, musician, poet, philanthropist

By , Globe Staff

Mr. Howard, of Bedford, became an engineer at his mother’s behest, and also composed music and wrote poetry all his life.

Walsh, de Blasio address income inequality at forum

By , Globe Staff

Several mayors spoke at UMass Boston about ways their cities can address the wage gap and other issues.