Rain, Rain Go Away

To show you how things have changed in the Boston newspaper market, five years ago, today's lead story on the Globe front page would have probably been relegated to somewhere inside the broadsheet's Metro section and might have been a likely selection as the Herald's top page 1 splash (no pun intended). But the recalibrating Globe has clearly adopted a strategy of going much more local on page 1, and the revamped Herald needs more sex or crime or outrage to catch readers' eyes.

The bottom line is that a story about a rainy spring day in Boston now dominates the front page of the most influential media outlet in New England.

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