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Hayley Glatter

Staff Writer at Boston Magazine

Hayley Glatter is a news writer for Boston magazine. She was previously a fellow at the Atlantic focusing on education.

Arts & Entertainment

I Love My Job: Boston Poet Laureate Danielle Legros Georges

What’s it like to be the chief arts advocate in a city bursting with culture?

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, the winner of a Democratic Congressional primary in New York, reacts while talking to the media, Wednesday, June 27, 2018, in New York. Ocasio-Cortez, 28, upset U.S. Rep. Joe Crowley in Tuesday's election. (
City Life

BU Grad Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Stuns Establishment with Upset Victory

The 28-year-old progressive topped Rep. Joe Crowley, the No. 4 House Democrat, by double-digits.

outside L.L. Bean
City Life

L.L. Bean Is Opening Another New Store in Mass.

Flannel sheets for all!

Boston Celtics great Bill Russell waves to the crowd during a tribute in his honor in the second quarter of an NBA basketball game between the Celtics and the Milwaukee Bucks in Boston, Friday, Nov. 1, 2013.
City Life

Bill Russell Is a National Treasure

He stole the show at the 2018 NBA awards by flipping off Charles Barkley.

Boston Children's Hospital

Boston Children’s Named Nation’s Best Pediatric Hospital Again

We’ll let you know when the winning gets old.

The flashing lights of a police cruiser
City Life

A Charity Event Honoring a Fallen Cop Was Robbed


In this Saturday, June 23, 2018, photo, U.S. Rep. Mike Capuano, D-Mass., speaks after touring the U.S. Border Patrol Central Processing Center in McAllen, Texas. Capuano was part of a Congressional delegation visiting sites along the U.S.-Mexico border
City Life

Here’s What Mass. Politicians Said They Saw at the Border

“They’re big, chain link cages on cold, concrete floors.”

Cars in gridlock
City Life

Here’s When Traffic Will Be the Worst in Boston during Independence Day Weekend

Time your road trip right to avoid gridlock.

TD Garden packed with fans
City Life

Athletes with Boston Ties Fared Well in NBA Draft

BC’s Jerome Robinson and Dorchester native Bruce Brown were both selected early.

Arts & Entertainment

Stephen Colbert Mocked Scott Lively on the Late Show

The GOP gubernatorial candidate was the subject of the host’s “Profiles in Discourage” segment.

The Massachusetts State House
City Life

A $15 Minimum Wage Could Soon Be Reality in Mass.

A new bill headed for Gov. Charlie Baker’s desk also includes a policy for paid family and medical leave.

In this June 18, 2018 photo, Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen speak to the media during the daily briefing in the Brady Press Briefing Room of the White House. Nielsen is drafting an executive action for President Donald Trump that would direct DHS to keep families apprehended at the border together during detention. That's according to two people familiar with her thinking who spoke on condition of anonymity to discuss the effort before its official announcement. It's unclear whether the president is supportive of the measure.
City Life

Protesters Confronted Kirstjen Nielsen at a Todd English Restaurant

Over the homeland security secretary’s role in the Trump administration’s immigration policy.

Stan Rosenberg at a lectern
City Life

Stan Rosenberg Is Being Sued for Not Protecting People from His Husband

The former senate president was not ignorant of Bryon Hefner’s behavior, the complaint alleges.

Corey Lewandowski, former campaign manager for President-elect Donald Trump, talks with reporters as he arrives at Trump Tower, Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2016, in New York. (
City Life

Corey Lewandowski Had a Terrible Response to an Awful Child/Parent Separation Story

Separating a kid with Down syndrome from her mother at the border earned no sympathy from him.

Junot Diaz

MIT Is Sticking by Junot Díaz

The professor, who has been accused of verbal abuse and sexual misconduct, was cleared in a university investigation.