Emily Sweeney

Sweeney is a staff reporter and member of the Globe’s speakers bureau. She frequently gives talks at schools, universities, and industry events. She also serves as president of the New England chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists.

Latest stories

Orleans driver who struck six women may have fallen asleep

By , Globe Staff

Three of the six women were injured seriously when they were struck from behind while walking to the beach in Orleans.

Friends mourn Roxbury shooting victim Larry Moore

By , Globe Staff

Moore, 27, was shot early Saturday inside the Academy Homes housing development.


Fight breaks out in ice cream parlor

By , Globe Staff

A runaway garbage truck crashes into a house, two private eyes are questioned near a preschool, and more tales from local police blotters.

Reimagining Plymouth’s waterfront

By , Globe Staff

A proposed $15 million makeover of Plymouth’s waterfront would properly set the stage for the 400th birthday of America’s hometown, officials say. Now they have to find the money, and quickly.