Paul Kix

Connors’s Reign

CIVIC 1978–1985 Advertising Club of Boston 1978–1985 New England Broadcasting Association 1990–present American Ireland Fund 1998–2006 Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce 1998–2008 Boys and Girls Clubs of Boston 1999–present Jobs for Massachusetts 2007–present Camp Harbor View Foundation 2009–present Massachusetts Competitive…

Jack Connors: Heir Band

John FishCEO, Suffolk ConstructionHOW HE’S LIKE JACK: Fish speaks often about Connors being a mentor. He sits on roughly a dozen local boards, is a bigtime player in the business community, and can get Mayor Menino on the horn whenever…

Is Jack Connors the Last King of Boston?

WHAT A GROUP. That’s all Sister Gail Donahue could think. For 49 years she’d been a teacher and administrator at Catholic schools in the Boston Archdiocese, and now to have two well-known business leaders — Liberty Mutual’s Ted Kelly and…

Team Effort

IN A PARKING LOT in Washington, DC, in the chill of late February 2008, Red Sox chairman Tom Werner caught up to Larry Ronan, the team internist, as he waited to board the bus. "Larry, I want you to think…

Scott Brown is the Most _________* Man In America

THE SEARCH FOR SCOTT BROWN CONTINUES. Minutes after President Obama signs the House’s version of universal healthcare into law, the Senate Republicans meet for a lunch in a Capitol anteroom just off the Senate floor. They are a testy bunch….

Politics: Scott Brown’s U.S. Senate Win

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 19, 2009It begins — or begins to end — with a secret that is hard to keep. In a bland three-story building on Second Street in Washington, DC, pollsters for the National Republican Senatorial Committee decipher a new…

In the Shadow of Woburn

The hearing is not going well for Jan Schlichtmann. He’s back in Woburn, the town that scarred him, drove him to madness, altered him forever, and then, still later, made him famous. Woburn has changed a great deal in the…