Spencer Buell

Staff Writer at Boston Magazine

Spencer Buell is a staff writer for Boston, covering news, politics, technology, the T, legal weed, french fries, bears, Brady, and beer. He used to be a news reporter for Metro Boston and the Arlington Advocate.

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News

Hunters Can Kill Deer in the Blue Hills Again

This time with bows and arrows, too.

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Auburn Man’s Clown Mask Is a Dad Joke Gone Wrong

Can we get this clown thing out of our systems?

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An Activist’s Question 4 Candy Crusade Is Over

How he punked an anti-pot icon with science.

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ACLU: Discrimination Persists in Pot Arrests

The arrest rate is three times higher for black residents.

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T Union Members Arrested at a ’Money Room’ Protest

They locked a gate shut.

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Hurricane Matthew Won’t Hit Boston

Your weekend plans are safe.

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Two More EEA Officials Are Leaving

One will be fired, the other will resign.

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Harvard Food Service Workers Are on Strike

It’s the first in more than 30 years.

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The Peter Tosh Grammy Story Is Nuttier Than Ever

Somebody is hiding something.

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Contest Aims to Find Boston’s Best Driver

Compete for prizes using an app.

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Another DCR Official Just Resigned

Michael Crowley has stepped down.

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Officials Eye New Malden Stop on the Orange Line

Private funding would likely be necessary.

Arts & Entertainment

An Iranian Artist Will Paint the Next Greenway Wall Mural

Work begins on Friday.

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A DCR Official Used Sirens to Beat Traffic

Matthew Sisk resigned on Friday.

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Obama Hasn’t Forgotten What Martha Coakley Said About Fenway

He says so in an interview with New York magazine.