Source: John Henry Selected as New Boston Globe Owner

A source says the New York Times Corporation has chosen John Henry as the new owner of the Boston Globe.

–Peter Gammons

 

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  1. Jeff Raymond says:

    Breaking news, Purchase your own red brick version of the globe today for only $299.99 per week

  2. rpmcestmoi says:

    Probably a good thing. Local ownership usually beats Times ownership. I wonder about Mr. Henry’s politics and patience. Given that he bought the Sox he must be a patient guy.

  3. dankennedy says:

    So which is it? “A source,” as the item says? Or “sources,” as the strip at the top of the site says?

  4. joe halpern says:

    A good thing?

  5. It’s a return to the turn of the 19th century when John I. Taylor, son of Globe Publisher Charles H. Taylor, owned the Red Sox from 1904 to 1911. He was a playboy bust.

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