After starting his career as a copy boy at the City News Bureau in Chicago, Seymour Hersh specialized in investigative journalism that uncovered some of the biggest stories of the last several decades.

Arthur O. Sulzberger Jr. said the future for independent journalism is bright despite upheaval in the industry.

The director of the Shorenstein Center on Media, Politics, and Public Policy launched the Summer Institute speaker series with a riveting talk Thursday night.

As the nation’s birthday nears, the congregation at the Union Chapel in Oak Bluffs reflected on what it was like to live in America 50 years ago.

Arthur O. Sulzberger Jr. will take the stage at the Old Whaling Church in Edgartown on Wednesday, July 11.

The High School View, the student newspaper at the regional high school, earned the highest achievement award in its class at the New England Scholastic Press Association.