Spencer Buell

Staff Writer at Boston Magazine

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These Are the 50 Richest People in Massachusetts in 2018

Shout out to Sheldon Adelson.

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Trump Kicking Out Thousands from El Salvador Will Affect Massachusetts

There are 6,000 Salvadorans protected by TPS in the state.

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U.S. Attorney Won’t Guarantee Legal Marijuana Trade in Mass. Is Safe

No one is "immune from federal prosecution," he says.

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A Kingston Commuter Rail Train Hit a Truck in Weymouth

No one was injured.

Tom Brady Super Bowl 2017
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Tom Brady: "I Am the Storm"

The Patriots quarterback shared a defiant message on Instagram.

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Is Boston Winter Doomed?

Vendors had a bad year, and they’re not happy.

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Storm Brings Flooding, Rivers of Ice and Slush to Boston

High tide and a "bomb cyclone" storm led to intense conditions.

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Boston, We’ve Got Thundersnow

Bombogenesis is delivering the booms.

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As Expected, Jeff Sessions’ Attack on Legal Marijuana Has Arrived

He’s freeing up U.S. attorneys to crack down on states like Massachusetts.

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The Herald Has Another Potential Buyer

A Tampa investment firm outbid GateHouse Media.

Mitt Romney
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Mitt Romney Offered a Clue He’s Running for Senate on Twitter

Interesting timing, Mitt.

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This Freezing Cold Weather Is Actually Good

I like it.

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This Epic Cold Snap Ties a Century-Old Record

It hasn’t been this cold for this long since 1918.

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Boston’s Drinking Problem

Craft breweries keep popping up across the city—but is the beer bubble about to burst?

Tommy Chang in front of the skyline
Education

Boston Public Schools Won’t Change Start Times Next Year

The decision comes after parents voiced strong concerns.