The world was a much different place five years ago. John Lynch was governor. The United States was at war with Iraq. Estelle Cresthaven was a cranky old coot. And one fine October day, the Insider was born.
It’s been a wild ride ever since.
The current Insider staff contains few holdovers from those halcyon days of our youth, but we know how to pay tribute. We’ve tracked down our former editors, reporters and coots to bring you up to speed on what they’ve been doing since they left the fold.