Columnist

Thomas Farragher

Farragher is a Globe columnist and associate editor. He spent eight years as editor of the Spotlight Team. In 2003, he won the Pulitzer Prize for team coverage of the sexual abuse crisis in the Catholic Church. He has received several other awards, including the 2004 American Society of Newspaper Editors top award for deadline news reporting. His columns appear Wednesdays and Saturdays.

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Thomas Farragher

His City Hall job has a lot to recommend it

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Jimmy Donnelly is a Southie guy who has never wanted anything more than to work for his city.

THOMAS FARRAGHER

In a time of crisis, Chris Hoeh’s generosity comes full circle

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Chris Hoeh’s generosity is part of the lore of Jamaica Plain. After his accident, the community reflected that generosity back to him.

THOMAS FARRAGHER

From desolate streets to Boston’s hottest destination

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The district’s revitalization is startling, with modern stores, residences, and sidewalks crowded with people.

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A Connecticut home fit for Hollywood royalty

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Colette Harron has returned to Fenwick, a tiny and tony borough at the mouth of the Connecticut River, again and again to market the Katharine Hepburn home.