Linda Matchan

A feature writer and video producer, Matchan has a special interest in the arts and international travel. She is also a documentary filmmaker who has received grants from the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting and the National Endowment for the Humanities.

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After 40 years, Fuller Brush man still going door to door

By , Globe Staff

There are three Fuller Brush men left in Mass. Al Cohen, 64, is one of them.

Fans gather to honor H.P. Lovecraft

By , Globe Staff

NecronomiCon Providence is commemorating the 125th anniversary of the birth of the horror/fantasy writer.


AIDS activist Larry Kessler retires — again

By , Globe Staff

Legendary AIDS activist Larry Kessler is retiring, this time for good.

Boat in heroic 1952 rescue gets a second life

By , Globe Staff

Lovingly tended over decades, the Cape Cod lifeboat that saved 32 men in 1952 prepares for a Boston visit.