Rich Fahey is a freelance journalist and critic. He has written more than 500 articles for the Boston Globe and also writes about sports for the Associated Press. He spent almost 30 years at the Daily Item of Lynn, serving as sports editor and living/arts editor, and he was a drama critic for 15 years. He is a member of the Independent Reviewers of New England and often writes about the arts and theater for the Boston Globe. He is a member of the New England Turf Writers, a former member of the Associated Press Sports Editors and the Boston Baseball Writers Association and has covered such events as the World Series, the NBA finals, the Stanley Cup playoffs and the New England Patriots.