Alyssa Vaughn

Staff Writer

Alyssa Vaughn is a staff writer at Boston. A St. Louis native, she moved to the East Coast to study English at Boston College. She currently lives in an apartment perfectly bisected by the Cambridge/Somerville border.


BPS Students Will Get Free Menstrual Products at School Next Year

But there’s a catch.


Parkland Survivor Kyle Kashuv’s Admission to Harvard Revoked

Screenshots of Kashuv using racial slurs circulated on social media in May.


Here’s What to Expect From the Red Line This Week

Delays. Lots of them.


Boston Lost a Lot of Stanley Cup Bets This Week

We ranked all the Boston/St. Louis wagers, from less-than-impressive to high risk.

Gardner Museum, JFK Library, MFA
Arts & Entertainment

Here Come Free Fun Fridays!

With 100 free museums, theaters, and landmarks to visit.


Post-Stanley Cup Loss, Bruins Fans Were Too Sad to Break Anything

Only two arrests were made.

performer in shipping container
Arts & Entertainment

This September, Attend a Private Concert in a Shipping Container

"Concert for One" will pair musicians with individual listeners for 60 second concerts.

red line derailment damage

Part of the Red Line Could Shut down for up to Three Hours Today

Day 2 of an MBTA fiasco brings slowdowns, crowds, and those dreaded shuttle buses.


Real Wedding: Genna Lepore & Nick Caccia

Draw inspiration from their stylish celebration.

Arts & Entertainment

11 Free Things to Do This Month

From crafts to comics to Chinese art.

Arts & Entertainment

The Kimpton Onyx Hotel Is Decorating with Instagram Art

No generic landscapes here.

Home & Property

A New Englander’s Guide to Spring Cleaning

Refresh, restore, and reorganize.

Arts & Entertainment

Your Guide to One Boston Day

Here’s how you can give back this Saturday.

Arts & Entertainment

13 Free Things to Do This Month

Three words: Free ice cream.

Home & Property

This RV Park Is Now a Luxury Cottage Colony

But the sense of community remains.