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Larry Edelman

Larry Edelman oversees coverage of local, regional, and business news. He was editor of the Business section from May 2015 to May 2017. Before that he was a senior editor at the Wall Street Journal and Bloomberg News. A graduate of Cornell University, he first worked at the Globe from 1989 to 1999, including five years as business editor. He lives in Dorchester.

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More of Mass. is reopening with Phase 3, but economy might soon have to retreat a bit

By , Globe Staff

The Massachusetts economy is taking another step forward as casinos, gyms, and movie theaters prepare to open Monday, but some business leaders fear that the surge of coronavirus infections across the country could disrupt the state’s fragile recovery..

Jewish Vocational Service to take over Boston Center for Adult Education

By , Globe Staff

The Boston organization had all but closed up shop after several former employees were accused of theft.

Boston neighborhood health centers complete merger

By , Globe Staff

Struggling South End facility will now be run by the East Boston community health center

Larry Edelman

In reopening debate, economics prevails over science

By , Globe Staff

But we risk another big hit to businesses if we don't protect public health.