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Alyssa Vaughn


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

City Life

It’s Official: Dudley Square Is Now Nubian Square

Update your personal lexicon accordingly.

City Life

Lori Trahan’s Campaign Finance Troubles Will Face Further Scrutiny from House Ethics Committee

The committee was quick to note that the review doesn’t mean a violation occurred.

Home & Property

The Cambridge City Council Has Approved “CambridgeSide 2.0”

The beloved but slightly dated Galleria is turning into housing, restaurants, and office space.

Arts & Entertainment

Wednesday Will Officially Be “Little Women Day” in Boston

That means you’re allowed to wear a hoop skirt and bonnet to work, right?

City Life

Here’s How Much Snow Boston Could See Tuesday

A wintry mix is headed your way.

City Life

Here’s Why Brady’s Goodbye to Best Buddies Matters

Prognosticating on the symbolism behind everything Tom Brady does is practically a sport of its own.

City Life

MBTA Green Line Back in Action After Smoke and Sparks at Park Street

Service was suspended Tuesday after the incident.


Boston Was Named One of the 50 Best Places to Travel in 2020

But it’s not because of the Freedom Trail or Quincy Market.

City Life

The MBTA’s Leadership Is “Defeated, Helpless and in Some Cases Hopeless”

So states a damning new report on the state of the T, which paints a picture of an organization in disarray where “safety is not the priority.”

City Life

A Year in Review: The Most Memorable Moments of 2015

Raise your hand if your back still hurts from shoveling.

vaping crisis

Legally Purchased Vaping Products Are Also Linked to Lung Issues

Previously, unregulated vaping products seemed to be the problem.

Arts & Entertainment

Here’s a First Look at the Seaport Skating Rink, Open Now

There’s no booze at the Snowport Winter Village yet, but there is a Waffle Cabin.

orange line train
City Life

The New Orange Line Cars Are Making an “Uncommon Noise” Now

They’re being taken out of service again.

City Life

Pawtucket Lost Their Sox, But They Might Get a New Team to Root For

Out with baseball, in with soccer.

City Life

Thought Last Night’s Snowstorm Was Intense? Just Wait for Tonight

Last night’s 1.2 inches of snow were just a warm-up.