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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

Your Guide to Memorial Day Weekend Events in Boston

Free museums, patriotic displays, and more to help you kick off summer.

A lithograph of Preston Brooks beating Charles Sumner with a cane
City Life

TBT: The Caning of Charles Sumner

Think Congress is tense today? It’s nothing compared to 1856.

Montgomeryville, United States - March 20, 2011: The Toys "R" Us store located in Montgomeryville, Pennsylvania. It is the largest toy-centered retailer and the second largest overall toy retailer in the United States.
City Life

Toys “R” Us Laid Off Nearly 1,000 Employees in Mass.

In March, the company announced it would close all of its stores.

City Life

The MBTA Is Offering a Great Deal on the Commuter Rail This Summer

Unlimited rides for $10? Sign us up.

Workers stand on a crane in front of the GE logo
City Life

Twelve Mass. Companies Made the Fortune 500 List

General Electric nabbed the highest ranking in the state.

Boston, Massachusetts, USA - May 21, 2017: Daytime view of the University of Massachusetts Boston campus along the Boston Harborwalk

Here’s How to Go to UMass Boston for Free

One local CEO wants to pay students’ tuition and offer them post-grad employment.

The Fairmont Copley Plaza at night

Where to Watch the Royal Wedding in Boston

Join fellow revelers for tea, scones, and more at these festive viewing parties.

Bare feet of a cute newborn baby in warm white blanket. Childhood. Small bare feet of a little baby girl or boy. Sleeping newborn child.
City Life

Did You Name Your Baby after the Patriots Last Year?

The most popular names in Mass. in 2017 have a lot in common with the team out in Foxboro.

A Burger King logo
City Life

A Black Man Was Wrongfully Accused of Using Fake Cash at a Boston Burger King

Emory Ellis was just trying to eat breakfast. Now he’s suing the company.

A ballerina stands on pointe
Arts & Entertainment

I Love My Job: Boston Ballet Principal Dancer Lia Cirio

The Sleeping Beauty star has been a professional ballerina since she was 16.

Boston Celtics head coach Brad Stevens smiles during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game in Boston, Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2018
City Life

Brad Stevens Gets Some Well-Deserved Recognition

His peers may have snubbed him on the coach of the year award, but sportswriters are humming a different tune.

The coast of Nantucket taken from above
City Life

Rich Nantucket Residents Are Mad about Proposed Affordable Housing for Workers

After all, how dare the employees have a reasonable place to sleep?

Boston, Massachusetts, USA - May 28, 2016: Daytime view of the oldest public school in America located in the Longwood Medical District

TBT: Mass. Becomes the First State to Make Kids Go to School

Compulsory education laws are now on the books across the country.

Tom Brady Super Bowl LI
City Life

Miscellaneous Eagles Player Still Mad after Winning the Super Bowl

Lane Johnson criticized the Patriot Way.

A new Orange Line train headed toward Oak Grove
City Life

Take a Peek Inside the New Orange Line Trains

The sparkling new vehicles are a far cry from the rusty, cramped cars of today.