Eric Randall

Eric Randall


Eric joined Boston's digital team in 2012 after getting his start in web journalism at The Atlantic Wire, a sister site to The Atlantic Magazine in Washington, D.C. He is a native of Hingham and a graduate of Yale University where he studied history, wrote for The Yale Daily News, and introduced west coast transplants to the wonders of Dunkin Donuts.

Eric Randall'S latest stories

Tom Brady's Potty Mouth

Why does #12's foul language makes headlines.

It's the 96th Anniversary of the Molasses Disaster

Perhaps the most bizarre tragedy in Massachusetts history.

Paris Attacks Won't Delay Tsarnaev's Trial

Lawyers worried that the terrorism in Paris would affect jury selection.

Mitt 2016?

The former governor told donors he's considering another campaign.

'Are You Kidding Me?! Boston???'

Other finalist cities were surprised at the Boston 2024 pick.

Throwback Thursday

When the city's police just stopped working.

The Old Herald Building Is Now a Whole Foods

The irony isn't 'wholly' lost on us.

'Roadrunner' Won't Be the Official State Rock Song

A last-ditch effort to get a vote on the bill seems to have failed.

BPD Officer Charged with Assaulting Uber Driver

The officer's alleged assault of an Uber driver comes at a decidedly tense time for police relations.

Clean Living

A new Charlestown real estate development was designed to solve a few problems you didn’t know you had.