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

Goodbye to All That Beard

The trade of Jonny Gomes feels like a real, final end to the #GetBeard era.

Throwback Thursday: The Battles Over Boston Light

When the revolutionaries confronted the British on the little island.

Who Names Their Baby Boston?

The name 'Boston' has been on the rise in recent years.

Massachusetts Is for Cat Lovers

Welp, we have the highest ratio of cats to dogs in the United States.

America Met Barack Obama 10 Years Ago in Boston

The Senate candidate gave a keynote speech at the 2004 Democratic Convention.

Do You Want Munchkins With That?

A new policy will have your Dunkin' Donuts cashier tempting you during your afternoon coffee run.

Kirk Minihane's Unhelpful Apology

The WEEI personality's follow-up comments on Erin Andrews did little to endear him with his critics.

A Friendly Reminder for Why Everyone Jaywalks

The fine is just $1.

Boston's Sports Teams Are Pretty Expensive

The Forbes list puts three teams in the top 50 most valuable.

Beverly Police Receive Complaint About Justin Bieber

A misplaced phone caller complained about the pop star's house party.