Kathy McCabe

McCabe is a staff reporter at Globe North. She joined the staff in 2002, after working as a Globe correspondent. She writes on a variety of subjects, including local government, community development, religion, and small businesses.

Latest stories

Fran’s Place, iconic gay bar in Lynn, offers up a final farewell

By Alexandra Koktsidis , Globe Correspondent

One of the state’s first gay bars, which opened 40 years ago, threw a bash ahead of its closing Sunday.

Maine facing fine for failing to meet welfare-to-work standards

By Marina Villeneuve , Associated Press

The state faces a maximum $29 million in penalties that could mean lost federal dollars for its assistance programs next year.

Milton gathers for vigil at damaged Holocaust memorial

By Felicia Gans , Globe Correspondent

Community members gathered Thursday night to denounce the vandalism and pray for healing.

Small fire, but no damage, at downtown office building

By Felicia Gans , Globe Correspondent

Boston fire officials believe a spontaneous combustion caused a small fire at a downtown office building Thursday night.