Cristela Guerra

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A plague of racist graffiti has Reading schools on edge

By , Globe Staff

Nearly every day, teachers at Reading Memorial High School scan their classrooms carefully, sweeping their eyes across floors and furniture in search of swastikas.

Veterans honored around Boston on Sunday

By , Globe Staff

The sound of drums and of veterans marching down Boylston Street during Sunday’s Veterans Day Parade made Nancy Ahillen feel as if her father was standing proudly beside her.

Salvadoran parents reunite with son at Logan after 11-year-old is held in detention for three months

By , Globe Staff

Nestor Fabricio nuzzled his mother and father and hugged them as if he couldn’t believe they were real, as if at any moment they would disappear.

Door knocking. Phone banking. Sign waving. It’s the final drive to Election Day

By Matt Stout, and , Globe Correspondents and Globe staff

The mantra in the final hours of a campaign? Sleep is for the dead — or Wednesday morning.