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Aaron Kushner's Latest Cuts Raise Serious Doubts About His Orange County Venture

Dan Kennedy | Posted 06.04.2014 | Media
Dan Kennedy

If you're going to make an audacious bet on the future of newspapers, as Aaron Kushner did with the Orange County Register, then it stands to reason that you should have enough money in the bank to be able to wait and see how it plays out.

The View From New Haven: What Went Wrong With Digital First

Dan Kennedy | Posted 06.02.2014 | Media
Dan Kennedy

The end may be near for one of the most widely watched experiments in local journalism. But for someone who has been watching the Digital First story play out in New Haven for the past five years, what happened today was more a disappointment than a surprise.

Does Aaron Kushner Have Enough Money to Go the Distance?

Dan Kennedy | Posted 03.23.2014 | Media
Dan Kennedy

Has Orange County Register owner Aaron Kushner run into nothing more than a bit of turbulence from which he can recover?

Four Takeaways From John Henry's Message to Boston Globe Readers

Dan Kennedy | Posted 12.28.2013 | Media
Dan Kennedy

John Henry's nearly 2,900-word message to readers of the Boston Globe could have been little more than an exercise in public relations. But Henry is also unexpectedly revealing about himself and how he intends to run the Globe.

John Henry Speaks On Why He Bought The Globe

The Boston Globe | John W. Henry | Posted 10.28.2013 | Media

I HAVE been asked repeatedly in recent weeks why I chose to buy the Globe. A few have posed the question in a tone of incredulity, as in, “Why would...

Some Pressing Questions for New Boston Globe Owner John Henry

Dan Kennedy | Posted 10.03.2013 | Media
Dan Kennedy

The ascension of a wealthy local owner may represent the best possible outcome for the Globe. Nevertheless there are questions Henry will have to answer soon -- starting with the fate of publisher Christopher Mayer and editor Brian McGrory.

Boston Globe SOLD

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 08.03.2013 | Media

Boston Red Sox owner John Henry has purchased the Boston Globe from the New York Times Company. Official news of the deal came in the early hours o...

POLICE: Death On Red Sox Owner's Yacht Is Possible Suicide

AP | BRIDGET MURPHY | Posted 08.03.2013 | Sports

BOSTON — A crew member on a yacht belonging to Red Sox owner John Henry apparently committed suicide on board Monday while the vessel was docked...

Pedroia Clears The Air

AP | DAVID GINSBURG | Posted 08.15.2012 | Sports

BALTIMORE -- Dustin Pedroia hasn't given up Boston's playoff hopes, and he believes none of the team's problems this season should be attributed to fi...

Boston Red Sox Bobby Valentine Gets "Vote of Confidence"

Terry Lyons | Posted 10.07.2012 | Sports
Terry Lyons

Yesterday, only weeks after the All-Star break and 110 games into the 162-game Major League Baseball season, the Boston Red Sox hierarchy thought it was time to back up their oft-maligned manager, Bobby Valentine.

The Healthy Poor: Demystifying John Henry

Wray Herbert | Posted 08.08.2012 | Science
Wray Herbert

First described in the 1980s, "John Henryism" has come to mean a strong-headed, never-give-up attitude toward life and its travails -- an attitude and coping style that, paradoxically, seems to result in old sorts of pathology and disease among the have-nots.

PHOTOS: Top 10 Architects' Homes

Adel Zakout | Posted 10.11.2011 | Arts
Adel Zakout

This week, I'm going to try and inspire you by showcasing my selection of Top 10 Architects' homes. When recently I came across the ABC series In the ...

Room for all at the Manhattan Cocktail Classic

Max Watman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Food
Max Watman

Events like the Manhattan Cocktail Classic often forget to be inclusive. One can feel as if the entire world was weaned on Pegu Club cocktails.