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The Yawkey Commuter Rail Station Is Getting a Name Change

Another monument to the Tom Yawkey era has been renamed. Yawkey Station, the commuter rail stop in the Fenway area, will now be known as Lansdowne. […]

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John Henry Says He Doesn’t Want to Sell The Globe

Boston Globe owner John Henry is brushing aside rumors about his openness to selling off the media company he’s owned for the last five years, telling […]

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Red Sox Owner John Henry Is Almost Rid of Yawkey Way

Maybe you’ve got some fond memories of Yawkey Way: Crushing Fenway Franks and sausages, buying aggressively phrased bootleg T-shirts, celebrating among swarms of fans after big wins. But there has […]

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Linda Pizzuti Henry Will Oversee Boston.com

A familiar face has taken the reins of Boston.com. Linda Pizzuti Henry, wife of Globe and Red Sox owner John Henry, will oversee the Boston Globe Media […]

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Billionaire John Henry Wants Billionaire Mike Bloomberg to Run for President

Red Sox principal owner John Henry celebrated Presidents Day by urging former three-term New York mayor Michael Bloomberg to make a run for the White […]

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John Henry’s Globe Deletes Unflattering Line About John Henry’s Red Sox

Update: Tuesday, 9:30 p.m Since the publication of our story, the Globe has issued a clarification on Shaughnessy’s column: Because of a reporting error, an […]

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John Henry Owns the Red Sox, the Globe, and Now He Owns Twitter, Too

A South Florida sports reporter wrote that the Marlins were “outraged” by the Red Sox fielding a…well…Pawtucket-like lineup for their March 6 away game under […]

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The John Henry Emails

Our story this month on John Henry takes a deep dive look at his decision to buy the Boston Globe and his quest to save […]

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Big Changes Are Happening on Morrissey Boulevard

It’s been a busy few days over at Morrissey Boulevard. On Monday, the Globe’s new tech site, BetaBoston, launched. And today BostonGlobe.com finally made the […]

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Will John Henry Save the Globe?

Maybe, but his ambitions are much grander. “I feel my mortality,” he says. So here’s his plan: He’s going to use the time he has left on earth to try to save journalism itself.

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John Henry Means Business with the Boston Globe

John Henry is no longer merely the owner of the Boston Globe. He’s also the publisher. The announcement came Thursday in a press release, in which Henry […]

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Dunkin’ Donuts Brings Some Coolatta Action to Liverpool

If you’ve been following Premier League soccer this season, then you know that after a half-decade in the wilderness, Liverpool FC is in fourth place […]

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John Henry Finally Visited Worcester … to Tell Them He’s Selling

Local lawmakers, columnists, nervous staffers all hoped their new owner John Henry would visit the newspaper he purchased alongside the Boston Globe, and at last […]

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John Henry Might Be Selling The Worcester Telegram & Gazette

John Henry’s comparative lack of interest in the other Massachusetts newspaper he purchased from the New York Times Co., the Worcester Telegram & Gazette, makes more […]

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The Other Drama at Fenway Park This Fall

The Red Sox winning the World Series wasn’t the only drama unfolding at Fenway Park this fall: Owner John Henry has been fighting to avoid […]