All hail the hard-news lead

We all love a good yarn, a tale told with colorful detail and interesting characters who face challenges and change over time. For years, both...

Obituaries January 2019

CONNECTICUT Clinton George "Red" Burnham Judith Rabe Donald W. Sharpe MASSACHUSETTS Robert W. Yaeger Joan Morris McNally Paul T. Seamans MAINE None reported NEW HAMPSHIRE None reported RHODE ISLAND None reported VERMONT None reported

Creating narrative tension

Bulletin photos by Daniel McLoone ‘Narrative tension is something that informs everything. It’s the one thing that completely distinguishes narrative writing from other conventional article...

Rezendes: Trust your hunches

 Bulletin photos by Avital Brodski Rezendes: Trust your hunches By Daniel McLoone Bulletin Correspondent Sometimes the best investigative stories are the ones that come from following a hunch,...

Help fight the newsprint tariffs on Canadian newsprint

A Message From the News Media Alliance On July 17, 2018, the International Trade Commission will hear testimony on the preliminary tariffs. We have asked...

Award-winning dance fever

Award-winning dance fever …

There are no dumb questions, and other interviewing advice

Bulletin photos by Nadine El-Bawab  ‘This is not personal; we have questions to ask. I’m not trying to be a jerk, but I’m not trying...

Ex-Globe reporter recounts his travels with John Kerry

Ex-Globe reporter recounts his travels with John Kerry By Jesse Goodman Bulletin Correspondent Glen Johnson was a reporter for The Sun of Lowell, Mass., when he...

Obituaries October 2018

CONNECTICUT Fernanda "Nundy" Giusti MAINE None reported MASSACHUSETTS Marianne Wroble-Cox Kevin R. Fitzgerald Michael John Harwood RHODE ISLAND John H. Reavey NEW HAMPSHIRE None reported VERMONT Sandra Elaine Smith Stoddert

Dailies, weeklies view digital benefits differently

Kevin Slimp Kevin Slimp is director of the Institute of Newspaper Technology. Email questions to him at kevin@kevinslimp.comDuring a keynote speech at the Kansas Press Association...