However, early on the morning of May 5, 2009, The New York Times Company announced it had reached a tentative deal with the Boston Newspaper Guild, which represents most of the Globe editorial staff, that allowed it to get the concessions it demanded.
The paper's other three major unions had agreed to concessions on May 3, 2009, after The New York Times Company threatened to give the government 60-days notice that it intended to close the paper.
By the 1890s, The Boston Globe had become a stronghold, with an editorial staff dominated by Irish Catholics.
In 1964, Tom Winship succeeded his father, Larry Winship, as editor.
This glossy oversized magazine is published six times per year.
Past winners include Red Sox general manager Theo Epstein (2004), retired judge and Big Dig whistleblower Edward Ginsburg (2005), governor Deval Patrick (2006), Neighborhood Assistance Corporation of America founder and CEO Bruce Marks (2007), NBA champion Paul Pierce (2008), professor Elizabeth Warren (2009), Republican politician Scott Brown (2010), U. attorney Carmen Ortiz and Arts Emerson executive director Robert Orchard In August of that year, columnist Mike Barnicle was discovered to have copied material for a column from a George Carlin book, Brain Droppings.
In 1878, The Boston Globe started an afternoon edition called The Boston Evening Globe, which ceased publication in 1979.were an instrumental part of uncovering the Roman Catholic Church sex abuse scandal in 2001–2003, especially in relation to Massachusetts churches.They were awarded the Pulitzer Prize for their work, one of several the paper has received for its investigative journalism, with allowing Peter Gammons to start his Notes section on baseball, which has become a mainstay in all major newspapers nationwide.He was suspended for this offense, and his past columns were reviewed.The Boston Globe editors found that Barnicle had fabricated a story about two cancer patients, and Barnicle was forced to resign. The photos had already been found by other news organizations to be from an internet pornography site.In 2004, Gammons was selected as the 56th recipient of the J. Taylor Spink Award for outstanding baseball writing, given by the BBWAA, and was honored at the Baseball Hall of Fame on July 31, 2005.